Kelly Hoppen is a celebrated british interior designer and one of the most influential interior designers of the world. The proudest point in her career came in 2009, when she was made an MBE for her services to interior design. Devoted to making her design ethos accessible to the masses, Kelly Hoppen shares her extensive knowledge in her popular Kelly Hoppen Design School.
Kelly Hoppen: Ideas (published by Jacqui Small LLP) is an indispensable source of inspiration and advice for anyone undertaking home design or redecoration, whatever the scale or budget. Through tapping into this world-renowned designer’s exceptional talent and professional experience, creating a home for the way you live becomes not only achievable, but an exciting design prospect.
Kelly explains how she works and offers creative solutions for every aspect of design and decoration -from evaluating and reconfiguring space and layout, to planning the lighting, choosing materials and furniture and adding individual touches.
Through photographs and plans Kelly explains the creative process involved in turning a concept into reality. She considers every element of a home –from walls to windows, floors to doors, stairs, lighting and more- giving you the know-how to make informed decorating decisions and think beyond the obvious solutions.
The room-by-room master class includes checklists and more tips, highlighting the key points to address for each space in the home, whatever its size and shape. ‘Keynotes’ looks at one example in detail, explaining the essential elements to consider.
Throughout the book ‘Signature Details’ illustrates tried-and-tested ways to give a home the designer touch. More Keynotes, ‘Kelly Loves …’ and tip-filled inspiration boxes offer a wealth of clever ideas at a glance, making Kelly Hoppen: Ideas an invaluable resource for anyone embarking on a home design project, whether you’re starting with a blank canvas or merely giving one room a fresh look.
Kelly‘s book is a beautiful design book, full of inspiring ideas. ‘If you’re feeling stumped for ideas, pick up Kelly Hoppen’s Ideas book, providing a clear picture of her creative design approach and offering advice and inspiration to get the most out of your living space.’
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