Carolyn Warrender is one of the leading names in international interior design. Her latest book is a practical and inspirational course designed to equip the amateur decorator with expert decorating skills.
Part 1: Introduction
Carolyn outlines the basic rules for successful decorating, including design and planning.
Part 2: Mastering the basics
Understanding a room, including proportion, size and scale. Carolyn explains space, lighting and colour and how these key elements form the basis of successful decorating.
Part 3: The raw materials
An inspirational look at the wealth of decorating materials available, including paints paint products, wall coverings, flooring, lighting, soft furnishings and accessories.
Part 4: Interior Design Masterclass
Carolyn deconstructs 12 rooms, revealing what makes them work. These include a loft apartment, a metallic kitchen and a home office.
Part 5: troubleshooting
A guide to common decorating problem areas including rooms without good natural light, low ceilings and square rooms.