Chronicle Books Decor
Add a bright splash of color to your life with this trio of Marimekko notebooks in iconic and beloved prints. Style Name:Chronicle Books Marimekko Notebook Trio. Style Number: 5579399. Available in stores.
Sweater-clad baby animals make this wall calendar an adorable organizational must-have. Style Name:Chronicle Books Baby Animals In Sweaters 2018 Wall Calendar. Style Number: 5505512. Available in stores.
100 Ideas that Changed Fashion: * 100 Ideas That Changed Fashion chronicles the most influential fashion ideas that changed women's wear in the West from 1900 to the present day. Charting the incidents and ideas that changed the way women dress, it gives a unique perspective on the history of twentieth-century fashion. Published March 21, 2012. Paperback. 216 pages *Measurements:* 8.25" x 10.25"
Send messages of cheer with these postcards featuring a mix of classic and sought-after Marimekko prints, presented in a charming keepsake box. Style Name:Chronicle Books 100-Pack Marimekko Postcards. Style Number: 5579403. Available in stores.
Send greetings or thanks to all your loved ones with this colorful set of note cards featuring two different colorways of the Unikko pattern, Marimekko's most iconic design. Style Name:Chronicle Books Marimekko 20-Pack Note Cards. Style Number: 5579402. Available in stores.
The new Pull and Play Book teaches social skills in a fun, age-appropriate way. Little crocodile, little kangaroo, little monkey, and their friends find out just why it's important to be polite in this sweet and simple book that features a pull tab on every spread. Style Name:Pull And Play Books: Please And Thank You. Style Number: 5510238. Available in stores.
Distinctive Marimekko patterns add eye-catching sophistication to this set of essential notebooks. Style Name:Chronicle Books X Marimekko Set Of 2 Notebooks. Style Number: 5579404. Available in stores.
Provence and the Cote d'Azur: * Take a journey through the dreamiest regions of France: the enchanting villages of Provence and the magnificent coastline of the Cote d'Azur. From the author of Paris, this gorgeous lifestyle guide steers readers away from crowded tourist destinations to reveal hidden gems at every turn: overflowing markets, chic ateliers, quaint cafes, cobblestone streets, sweeping vistas, and exceptional galleries. The accessible writing provides history and context for each stop on the adventure, and the vibrant, color-soaked photographs capture the spirit of this popular place. Published March 2015. Paperback. 256 pages *Measurements:* 7" x 9.5"
Generative Design Visualize, Program & Create with Processing: * Generative design is a revolutionary new method of creating artwork, models, and animations from sets of rules, or algorithms. By using accessible programming languages such as processing, artists and designers are producing extravagant, crystalline structures that can form the basis of anything from patterned textiles and typography to lighting, scientific diagrams, sculptures, films, and even fantastical buildings. Opening with a gallery of thirty-five illustrated case studies, Generative Design takes users through specific, practical instructions on how to create their own visual experiments by combining simple-to-use programming codes with basic design principles. A detailed handbook of advanced strategies provides visual artists with all the tools to achieve proficiency. Both a how-to manual and a showcase for recent work in this exciting new field, Generative Design is the definitive study and reference book that designers have been waiting for. Published August 2012. Hardcover. 472 pages *Measurements:* 8" x 11"
Spain: *From the craggy Catalan coastline to the undulating, red-soiled hills of Andalucia, the diversity of the Spanish countryside is without rival. Its cuisine directly reflects this landscape, with each region celebrating its own ingredients and culinary traditions. Published November 12, 2013. Hardcover. 352 pages *Measurements:* 8.25" x 10.25"
The Sea Ranch: * One hundred miles north of San Francisco, the Sonoma County coast meets the Pacific Ocean in a magnificent display of nature. This is the location of the Sea Ranch, an area covering several thousand acres of large, open meadows and forested natural settings and interspersed with award-winning architecture. This revised and updated edition of the now-classic monograph, the only one on the Sea Ranch, contains eleven additional projects and an updated account of the ongoing development process and land*management issues. Published November 12, 2013. Hardcover. 304 pages *Measurements:* 11" x 11.25"
Make your day a bit brighter with this collection of pencils featuring Marimekko's iconic Unikko print in five different color presentations decorating the barrels. Style Name:Chronicle Books 10-Pack Marimekko Pencils. Style Number: 5579400. Available in stores.
Fish: * Fish celebrates the versatility, healthfulness, and ease of preparation of fish and shellfish in more than 120 delicious recipes. Five chapters are organized by flavor profile, including American, Bistro, Latin, East and South Asian, and North African/Mediterranean. Published September 17, 2013. Hardcover. 228 pages *Measurements:* 7.75" x 9"
Fall in love with these funny, striking, and surreal pups. William Wegman's whimsical photographs of his Weimaraner dogs have been celebrated in the art world and enjoyed by pet lovers for nearly four decades. In this entirely new volume, renowned photography curator William A. Ewing presents more than 300 images from the artist's personal archive, unearthing previously unseen gems alongside the iconic images that have made Wegman-along with dressed-up dogs Man Ray, Fay Ray, and others-beloved worldwide.Presented in sixteen thematic chapters, William Wegman: Being Human foregrounds the photographer's penchant for play and his evergreen ability to create images that are at once funny, striking, and surreal. Audiences of all ages will fall in love-for the first time, or all over again-with Wegman and his friends. Style Name:William Wegman: Being Human Book. Style Number: 5496592. Available in stores.
The Desserts of New York is the realization of Yasmin Newman's dream to eat her way around New York. In this hybrid recipe-book-meets-travel-journal, Newman's mission takes her through the city's vibrant neighborhoods, where a plethora of colorful characters and quintessential New York moments add life to her experience. Style Name:The Desserts Of New York (And How To Eat Them All) Book. Style Number: 5496587. Available in stores.
For dog lovers by dog lovers, this fun calendar celebrates everything there is to love about our furry friends. Keep track of your schedule while adding a cheery touch to your day with a charming photo from @dogsofinstagram's wildly popular feed. Style Name:Chronicle Books Dogs Of Instagram Calendar. Style Number: 5505511. Available in stores.
In the second of her series of books on classic fashion destinations, Megan Hess provides a super-stylish adventure through the French capital, featuring the best places for the fashion-savvy to eat, sleep, shop and play-all illustrated in her inimitable, elegant style. Style Name:Paris: Through A Fashion Eye Book. Style Number: 5496590. Available in stores.
Cyclepedia: A Century of Iconic Bicycle Design: * For every way to ride, there s a bicycle to fit the need. An homage to the beauty of the bike, Cyclepedia showcases the innovations and legacies of bicycle design over the past century. Join longtime bike enthusiast and avid collector Michael Embacher for a tour of 100 bicycles, from the finest racing bikes and high-tech hybrids to the bizarrely specific (such as a bike designed to cycle on ice). Published July 2011. Hardcover. 224 pages *Measurements:* 10.75" x 8.25"
From high-end magazines and design-inspiration websites to stores big and small, bar carts are a must-have piece of furniture. This book provides all the answers to the question-how can I get that look at home? The Art of the Bar Cart features 20 different styled bar setups-from tricked-out vintage carts to a collection of bottles tucked into a cabinet-themed around favorite libations, personal style or upcoming occasions. Try the warm and inviting Whiskey Cart, the fun and fresh Punch Cart or mix and match to suit any style. With easy tips to re-create each look as well as recipes for the perfect drinks to pair with each cart, this beautifully photographed guide is an inspiration to anyone looking to create a unique decor statement with a drink to serve alongside. Style Name:The Art Of The Bar Cart: Styling & Recipes Book. Style Number: 5496585. Available in stores.
Ribs, Chops, Steaks & Wings: *A must-have cookbook featuring easy-to-prepare barbecue and grilling recipes by Ray "Dr. BBQ" Lampe *Hardcover book *132 pages *Brand:* Chronicle Books *Measurements:* 8.75" x 8" *Care:* Wipe with a dry cloth *Origin:* March 31, 2010 *Official book description:* Here is a lip-smackin' love song to everyone's favorite cuts of meat with more than 40 easy-to-prepare recipes. This cookbook covers it all: ribs that are fall-off-the-bone tender, juicy chops, steaks (from porterhouse to skirt to filet mignon and more), and wingssweet, spicy, tangy, and everything in between! "Dr. BBQ" walks the reader through the basics of how to light a grill and what tools are most handy when dealing with meat. No grill? No problem! An indoor broiler or grill pan will get great results too. With recipes for rubs, sauces and salsas to season each beautifully charred rib, chop, steak, or wing, this irresistible cookbook will have grillmasters everywhere living in hog heaven.
DIY Couture: * The DIY Couture collection features 10 stylish, easy to make pieces of clothing that can be endlessly reinvented in different fabrics, textures, and colors. Anyone who enjoys sewing and creating something unique will love using this book to make their own couture wardrobe. Published May 16, 2012. Paperback. 208 pages *Measurements:* 8.25" x 9.5"
Breathe some life into your home office with this charming pair of Marimekko notepads featuring the iconic Rasymatto and Siirtolapuutarha patterns. Style Name:Chronicle Books 2-Pack Marimekko Notepads. Style Number: 5579405. Available in stores.
Brought to you by the two girls behind the hippest new street food stall in London of the same name, Grill My Cheese revolutionizes what you thought could be achieved between just two slices of bread. With recipes including Justin Brie-ber, Baby Got Mac and Slumdog Grillionaire, this book features creative flavor combinations with a focus on quality ingredients. Style Name:Grill My Cheese Cookbook. Style Number: 5496593. Available in stores.
Le Japon Artistique: * Celebrating an era of dynamic and creative cross-pollination between Japanese design and European Art Nouveau at theturn of the last century, Le Japon Artistique features stunning floral imagery drawn from a variety of rare books held in the collection of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Seldom seen outside the museum context, these lush botanical motifs are as visually enchanting as they are significant in the arc of Japanese art history. Published April 2011. Hardcover. 128 pages *Measurements:* 9.75" x 6.5"
The Visual Arts: A History: * For over a quarter of a century this art historical tour de force has consistently proved the classic introduction to humandkind's artistic heritage. From our Paleolithic past to our digitised present, every continent and culture is covered in an articulate and well-balanced discussion-a broad and epic canvas that omits none of the fine detail. In this Revised Seventh Edition, contemporary art historian Michael Archer has brought the account of contemporary art up to date, reflecting the latest developments that continue to shape out cultural history. Published July 2013. Hardcover. 996 pages *Measurements:* 8.75" x 11.5"
Add a sartorial twist to game night with this Go Fish-inspired game featuring 52 iconic fashion items and celebrity tastemakers along with an accompanying booklet that tells the stories behind the brands. Style Name:Fashion Collections Card Game. Style Number: 5496588. Available in stores.
Pablo Picasso: Meet the Artist!: * Pablo Picasso: Meet the Artist! takes young readers on an interactive journey through the remarkable life of the legendary Spanish painter. This engaging book uses a multitude of lift-the-flaps, cutouts, and pull tabs to explain how his art evolved over his lifetime-from his earliest painting at age seven to the great masterworks of Les Demoiselles d'Avignon and Guernica. Published February 2014. Hardcover. 16 pages *Measurements:* 8.25" x 11.75"
Keep your wits sharp and the party going with this clever card game featuring loads of brainteasers to try to outsmart you and your friends. Style Name:Trick Question Card Game. Style Number: 5493800. Available in stores.
'Around the World in 80 Cocktails' celebrates the globetrotting history of the cocktail through 80 different iconic drinks-each of which has its own story to tell. Bartender and writer Chad Parkhill takes you on a whirlwind tour of the places that have shaped the history of the cocktail from its birth to the present day, with recipes, so you can follow along at home. Style Name:'Around The World In 80 Cocktails' Book. Style Number: 5538292. Available in stores.
The Art of Instruction: * Large-scale wall charts were fundamental tools of classroom instruction throughout Europe in the mid-nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Collected here for the first time in one deluxe volume are over 100 of these vintage educational posters now important relics in the history of science, art, and design. Published October 12, 2011. Hardcover. 168 pages *Measurements:* 11.5" x 13.5"
Some books are about a single wish and some are about three. This New York Times bestseller is about endless good wishes. Wishes for curiosity and wonder, for friendship and strength, laughter and peace. Whether celebrating life's joyous milestones, sharing words of encouragement, or observing the wonder of everyday moments, this sweet and uplifting book is perfect for wishers of every age. Style Name:I Wish You More Book. Style Number: 5510233. Available in stores.
The Littlest Birds Sing the Prettiest Songs: * Artist Jennie Smith celebrates the tradition with her illustrated renderings of thirteen soulful songs, including time-honored Scottish ballads, classics by the likes of the Carter Family, contemporary favorites by Gillian Welch, and more. With a foreword from contemporary folk legend Michael Hurley, complete lyrics, and playable tablature or sheet music for each song, this is a keepsake collection for the whole family to treasure. Published July 2012. Hardcover. 128 pages *Measurements:* 8" x 8"
For anyone who has longed for a garden-whether a city dweller or one with less-than-green thumbs-this is a handy little guide to growing and maintaining houseplants. With beautiful illustrations accompanying 30 different profiles of plants, from the easygoing air plant to the striking zebra cactus, 'Happy Houseplants' is the perfect gift for anyone looking to bring a piece of the outdoors inside. Style Name:'Happy Houseplants: 30 Lovely Varieties To Brighten Up Your Home' Book. Style Number: 5572278. Available in stores.
Surf Girl Roxy: *This compendium collects the best photographs of the Roxy girls' exploits over the past decade whether on land or in the water. *Hardcover *216 pages *Measurements:* 8.5" x 11" *Care:* Wipe with a dry cloth *Published:* March 5, 2008 *Official book description:* Since its inception in 1990, the Roxy brand has been the taste maker for girls' beach apparel. Their surf team, The Roxy Girls, are world champion surfers who epitomize the effervescent fun of being a beach girl. This chunky compendium collects the best photographs of the Roxy girls' exploits over the past decade, whether on land or in the water. With over 200 sun-drenched photographs sprinkled with musings on the ocean life by the Roxy team, this volume is a graphic and elegant ode to surfer girl culture.
Little Book Of Letterpress: * Thanks to traditional letterpress technique's popularity in DIY and indie-crafter circles, it's become the darling of the stationery world with innovative new studios popping up all over the globe, from Texas to Denmark. Little Book of Letterpress is a treasure trove of remarkable work from some of the hottest and coolest letterpress studios working today, including Egg Press and Hello Lucky. Published August 25, 2010. Hardcover. 192 pages *Measurements:* 7.25" x 7.5"
Inside HBO's Game of Thrones: * HBOs Game of Thrones reigns as cable's high est-rated series. This official companion book gives fans new ways to enter this fictional world and discover more about the beloved (and reviled) characters and the electrifying plotlines. Hundreds of set photos, production and costume designs, storyboards, and insider stories reveal how the show's creators translated George R.R. Martin's best-selling fantasy series into the world of Westeros. Published September 2012. 192 pages *Measurements:* 9" x 11"
All Natural Beauty: * Over 40 natural, organic beauty treatments and products to make at home. From dull skin to drab hair and tired eyes, the traditional recipes in this book can change a multitude of little beauty niggles, and each of the treatments is free from nasty paraffins, synthetic colors, and Triclosan, and they can be made at a fraction of the cost of store-bought products. From a nourishing lip balm that will soften your lips, to a chickpea and turmeric face mask, which will make your skin glow, to a shea butter varicose vein body butter, there's something for everyone. Published October 2016. Hardcover
Marimekko's Rasymatto print covers this slender, fabric-wrapped journal, perfectly sized to take with you, so you're never without something to write your ideas on. Style Name:Chronicle Books Marimekko Fabric Wrapped Journal. Style Number: 5579401. Available in stores.
Swell: *A series of photographs that captures the phenomenon of waves. *Hardcover book *144 pages *Measurements: 9.5" x 8.75" *Care:* Wipe with a dry cloth *Origin:* May 9, 2012 *Official book descriptions:* Wave watchers around the world know that no two waves are the same. Yet each and every wave that rises, peaks, and crashes onto the beach is generated by a much larger force originating thousands of miles away. Surf journalist team Evan Slater and Peter Taras capture the essence of waves and the swells that produce them in this breathtaking collection of wave photography. Slater characterizes four distinct swells from different corners of the globe and traces their journeys throughout the year from storm to seashore. His reflective, informative essays amplify these powerful images of hundreds of waves frozen in time, beautiful, simple, universal, yet wholly unique - and the best thing to watch on the planet.
Paper Cutting: * There's a renaissance underway in the art form of cut paper, with an explosion of raw talent and an abundance of amazing work produced in the medium in recent years. This gorgeous volume features work from 26 contemporary international artists who are creating images of astonishing intricacy, using little more than paper and blade. Published May 11, 2011. Paperback. 176 pages *Measurements:* 7.5" x 9.5"