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eco
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EcoChi – Designing the Human Experience

By Debra Duneier

Rating:  star star star star star 

Author Debra Duneier explains the system of EcoChi–the fusion of three different systems–and how it can bring harmony and prosperity to you life in addition to creating a life that is green and sustainable.

Maria's Duck Tales
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Maria’s Duck Tales

By Maria Daddino

Rating:  star star star star star 

A collection of stories about the ducks that lived in the author’s backyard and taught her about Mother Nature’s hope and heartbreak.

houses
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Houses In My Heart

By Carleton Varney

Rating:  star star star star star 

A behind-the-scenes glimpse into more than two dozen of decorator Carleton Varney’s best, most original, and never-before-published projects–including his own private residences.

in the pink
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In the Pink: Dorothy Draper-America’s Most Fabulous Decorator

By Carleton Varney

Rating:  star star star star star 

Like Martha Stewart, Dorothy Draper was a preacher and teacher whose how-to books and Good Housekeeping columns provided middle-class housewives with affordable ideas for making their homes more functional and comfortable.

RENES BOUQUETS
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Rene’s Bouquets

By Rene Van Rems

Rating:  star star star star star 

Compiled by Dutch Master Designer Rene van Rems, Rene’s Bouquets–A Guide To Euro-Style Hand-Tied Bouquets, is for anyone who loves flowers– from the at-home arranger to the professional designer.

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All American:The Exuberant Style of William Diamond and Anthony Baratta

By William Diamond and Anthony Baratta

Rating:  star star star star star 

Featuring stunning photography, All-American is a compendium of the designers’ most incredible projects.