ALL ABOUT DECORATING
All About Decorating / Dennie Houghton Carter / 1977 / $12
Rare guide to decorative grooviness, including rooms by dozens of top interior designers, along with contributions from Geoffrey Beene, and Bloomingdale’s. Tips for all rooms of the house, as well as a comprehensive illustrated decorator’s glossary. A whopping 303 pages in b&w and full-color of amazing mid-century decor, from shag carpets and sunken living rooms, to baroque-inspired dining scenes, pop art, Hans Wegner chairs, wicker, safari vibes, mod kids rooms, Orientalia, preppy Lily Pulitzer bathrooms, groovy wall murals, hippie kitchens, Hollywood Regency, it’s all here. A must for any interiors-focused library!
Hardcover / Third printing / 8.5 x 11 / Excellent condition with slight paper foxing / 1977 / Ottenheimer Publishers