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D. Porthault : the art of luxury linens / Brian D. Coleman ; photographs by Erik Kvalsvik.

Coleman, Brian D., (author.). Kvalsvik, Erik, (photographer.).

Available copies

  • 0 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 747.9 COLEMAN (Text) 33946003259384 New Books . 2nd Floor On holds shelf -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781423644507
  • ISBN: 1423644506
  • Physical Description: 256 pages : illustrations ; 34 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Layton, Utah : Gibbs Smith, [2017].

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note: The story -- Dining rooms -- Outdoor living -- Bedrooms -- Bathrooms -- Nurseries and children's rooms.
Summary, etc.: Take a peek inside private upper class homes that reveal why D. Porthault has been the favored French luxury brand for linens and other fabrics for nearly one hundred years.Tour traditional and old-world styles as well as contemporary upmarket decor for younger families. Cheery bedrooms--many with canopy beds and playful wallpaper--flaunt sheets, coverlets, pillows, and shams in gorgeous printed florals. Sweetly decorated nurseries favor blue, pink, and yellow prints. Terry towels show off Porthault's signature scalloped and bound edges. Tables set with cloths, placemats, and napkins feature hand-embroidered, custom designs inspired by nature. Rounding out the Porthault story are some very practical, detailed instructions on washing, drying, pressing, and storing fine linens along with tips for removing stains from natural fabrics.
Subject: D. Porthault (Firm) > History.
Household linens > France > Pictorial works.
Embroidery > France > Patterns > Pictorial works.
Textile fabrics in interior decoration > Pictorial works.
Genre: Photobooks.

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