The book I’m sharing from my library today is one I purchased back in January 2008. That was during the time construction was underway for my screened porch. I was buying just about every “porch” book I could find during those days, looking for ideas and inspiration as I decorated my porch addition.
In the BNOTP Library: Decorating Porches And Decks: Stylish Projects for the Outdoor Room
Author: Suzanne F.E. Tourtillott
3 Things I Like About This Book:
- Tons of ideas for decorating porches, no matter what style you have or plan to build. Book briefly touches on Fabric choices, Lighting, Deck Cleaning and tips for growing/keeping plants on a porch
- Porch decorating styles covered in this book are: Rustic, Bungalow, Queen Anne and Victorian.
- They are several DIY decorating projects with instructions. Some examples of projects found in the book are: 5-Button Envelope Pillow, Ivy Wine Bucket, Twig Topiary Form, Cottage Style Floorcloth, Queen Anne Birdhouse, Rustic Trifold Screen, Painted Table with Flower Design, Gilded Bugs Luminaria (I may try this one since I already have the globes) and a Bubbling Water Garden. There are many, many more, those are just a few of the DIY projects detailed in this book.
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8 More Books About Porches and Outdoor Living
Love porches or planning on adding one to your home? You’ll find links to 8 more books I’ve shared on the topic of porches and outdoor living here: Books About Porches and Outdoor Spaces.
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