How to Decorate: The Best Of Martha Stewart Living

by Martha Stewart Living Magazine

Crown Publishing Group | August 20, 1996 | Trade Paperback

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The editors of Martha Stewart Living, one of America''s most successful home living magazines, have gathered in one convenient place the stories and projects that have defined their approach to decorating the home. The book is organized in a fresh and sensible way, looking at how the rooms are actually used, not at what they are called. Step-by-step instructions for each project are included, plus an extensive resource section. 200 color illustrations.

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 144 pages, 10.94 × 9 × 0.4 in

Published: August 20, 1996

Publisher: Crown Publishing Group

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0517887800

ISBN - 13: 9780517887806

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How to Decorate: The Best Of Martha Stewart Living

by Martha Stewart Living Magazine

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 144 pages, 10.94 × 9 × 0.4 in

Published: August 20, 1996

Publisher: Crown Publishing Group

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0517887800

ISBN - 13: 9780517887806

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The editors of Martha Stewart Living, one of America''s most successful home living magazines, have gathered in one convenient place the stories and projects that have defined their approach to decorating the home. The book is organized in a fresh and sensible way, looking at how the rooms are actually used, not at what they are called. Step-by-step instructions for each project are included, plus an extensive resource section. 200 color illustrations.

About the Author

Martha Stewart was born on August 3, 1941, in Jersey City, New Jersey. her family moved to Nutley, where she was raised, and where she discovered her passion for cooking gardening and housekeeping. She won a partial scholarship to Barnard College in New York City, and earned her bachelor's degree in history and architectural history. While in school, Stewart worked as a model to pay her tuition. She began her college career intending to study chemistry, but later switched to art, European history and architectural history. After graduation, she continued a successful modeling career, doing television commercials for Breck, Clairol, Lifebuoy soap and Tareyton cigarettes. In 1965, her daughter was born, and Stewart quit modeling, In 1967 she began a successful second career as a stockbroker, her father-in law's profession. Andrew Stewart, her husband, founded a publishing house and served as chief executive of several others. When the stock market began to falter, Stewart and her family moved to Westport, Connecticut in 1972. She developed a catering business first in partnership with a friend from college days, and then on her own. In ten years this business, which she ran out of the basement of her farmhouse, had become a $1 million enterprise. She also opened a retail store in Westport to sell specialty foods and supplies for entertaining. Her unique visual presentation of food and the elegant recipes she created for her catered events were the basis for her first book, "Ent
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