WorldCat Identities

Evelegh, Tessa

Overview
Works: 138 works in 386 publications in 4 languages and 12,183 library holdings
Genres: History  Miscellanea  Pictorial works  Patterns 
Roles: Author, Creator, Author of introduction
Classifications: NK2004, 747
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Tessa Evelegh
House beautiful decorating school by Tessa Evelegh( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Take a "class" with House Beautiful's teachers! All the design know-how anyone needs to decorate a new home or redo an old house is right in this one-stop, all-encompassing, lushly photographed, and brilliantly conceived volume. Everything from wonderful home basics and working with space to the art of color and perfect patterns to the absolute essentials for floors, windows, walls, and lighting is here. In addition to presenting fundamental decorating principles, this unequalled reference looks at different styles, such as Country, Modern, and Seaside; suggests ways of adding drama to a space or period grandeur; and leads you on an inspirational idea-filled walk through the house, analyzing options for every room. Eye-opening pictures of beautiful interiors reveal how to fill even the smallest bedroom with simple comfort, showcase architectural features, make the best use of soft furnishings, and much, much more. Each page brims with bright ideas for every nook and cranny
The pumpkin carving book by Deborah Schneebeli-Morrell( Book )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and Dutch and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 20 projects shown step by step, with 165 photographs and 10 templates, including geometric globes, clusters of miniature squash, a friendly feline, a wise witch and, a traditional Jack O'Lantern. Shows stage by stage carving techniques and contains information on different types of pumpkins and squashes and a brief history of decorative pumpkin carving
House beautiful window workshop by Tessa Evelegh( Book )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Small space decorating workshop by Tessa Evelegh( Book )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The decorated garden room : interior design for your outside living space by Tessa Evelegh( Book )

15 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses the traditional elements of home decorating to create an outdoor living environment using plants and decorative building materials
HouseBeautiful design & decorate. creating beautiful rooms from start to finish by Tessa Evelegh( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They're the rooms where you relax, where family and friends gather, where most of home life gets lived: the living and dining rooms. Who better than the experts at" House Beautiful" to show how to make these spaces attractive, inviting, and fresh? Divided into two sections, this stunning guide features hundreds of lavish, inspirational images, enhanced with checklists and explanatory sidebars. Design covers everything from planning to selecting the permanent elements of the interior: this is the time for thinking and research, for making crucial long-term decisions about the layout, lighting and electricity, flooring, storage space, and furniture. Decorate is devoted to the look, focusing on color, wall finishes, window treatments, and those small but important touches that make a house a beautiful home
Easter : a spring celebration of traditional crafts and recipes by Tessa Evelegh( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More than fifty crafts, floral projects, and international recipes for celebrating and feasting
House beautiful walls & floors workshop by Tessa Evelegh( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With photos and advice, this work addresses various home decorating questions such as: Carpeting or tiles? How to use colour to create a mood and how and when to refinish floors? It offers various ideas which show how to enhance your walls and floors to add style, beauty and warmth to any space
Colorful hanging baskets & and other containers by Tessa Evelegh( Book )

15 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and German and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Om kreativ beplantning af blomsterkrukker, ampler, hængende net og andre plantebeholdere
It's all in the details : a decorating workshop by Tessa Evelegh( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For anyone designing a new house, refurbishing an old one, or simply redecorating, the newest addition to the House Beautiful Workshop series shows how to perfect those finishing touches and distinctive details. Elegant fireplaces, beautiful ceilings, exquisite moldings: the fine details bring a house to life. And homeowners armed with It's All in the Details have a welcome resource for making the right decisions for their particular spaces. Through breathtaking images -- fully annotated, and with authentic examples of the most important American styles from Colonial to modern -- it goes room by room, revealing how professionals use moldings, baseboards, wainscoting, picture rails, doorframes, decorative mantels, and other embellishments to create character. And that's not all: faucets, door hardware, floor and window treatments, and other essential design elements get illustrated coverage too, while photos showcase authentic color palettes for different periods and design approaches
Color in your home by Tessa Evelegh( Book )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

House beautiful storage workshop by Tessa Evelegh( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Home-made Christmas with 35 beautiful easy-to-make projects by Tessa Evelegh( Book )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traditionally, Christmas decorations were always handmade using materials that could be found around the house and gleaned from nature. And it's still immensely satisfying to make your own. Children love to help, and you'll find most of the projects in this book require only the most basic skills. The joy of Christmas decorations is that they're not meant to be masterpieces: they're fun, they're quick, they can even be kitsch, but en masse, they're always beautiful. This book has 35 projects and ideas to get you started, all with full-color step-by-step instructions and helpful techniques--use them, adapt them, develop your own.--From publisher description
Essential Shaker style by Tessa Evelegh( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents illustrated instructions for home decorating using elements which reflect the Shaker style. Includes projects such as rolled beeswax candles, dried herb garlands and wreaths, tape-woven stool seat, cross-stitch embroidered linens, dried lavender pots and sachets, quilts, curtains, and bags
Garden planning & garden design : 500 ideas & professional plans for fantastic, easy garden improvement by Peter McHoy( Book )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This superb handbook encourages you to look at what you want from your garden and shows how to achieve it. There are original plans for over 50 gardens, grouped into the most popular styles, including Japanese gardens, low-maintenance gardens and wildlife gardens. Packed with clear advice and inspirational projects, this is ideal for those wishing to design, transform and enhance a garden room
Quick and easy container gardening : 20 step-by-step projects and inspirational ideas by Tessa Evelegh( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Whether your garden is large or small, traditional or modern, "Quick and Easy Container Gardening" is packed with ideas and inspiration. As well as all the basic techniques you need for successful planting in pots, there are 20 step-by-step project ideas that are so simple to follow. If you wish to grow your own, a chapter on Crops in Pots shows how to grow fruit, herbs, and vegetables on a small scale. There are ideas for decorating the garden with pots for summer parties, and advice on choosing the right plants and pots for specific locations."--Publisher description
Herbcrafts : practical inspirations for natural gifts, country crafts and decorative displays by Tessa Evelegh( Book )

14 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and French and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A celebration of the beauty of herbs and their many uses - medicinal, in beauty preparations, in decorations, cookery and gifts -- A comprehensive guide to over 50 herbs, and how to cultivate and harvest them -- over 40 beautiful ideas for using fresh and dried herbs throughout the home, and in inspirational ways -- over 250 glorious specially commissioned photographs of herbs through the seasons, in and out of the home
Lavender : practical inspirations for natural gifts, country crafts and decorative displays by Tessa Evelegh( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of country crafts, gifts, and ideas using lavender
The great British sewing bee by Tessa Evelegh( Book )

11 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and German and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An accompaniment to the hit BBC series presented by Claudia Winkleman and judged by Patrick Grant and May Martin, The Great British Sewing Bee: Sew Your Own Wardrobe is a practical sewing book brimming with fantastic projects, including a core of wardrobe essentials including a pencil skirt, easy T-shirt top and a wrap dress. Menswear and retro garments are also included, as well as a fun selection of designs for babies and small children
Spicecrafts : inspirations for practical gifts, crafts and displays by Tessa Evelegh( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is both a wonderful craft book and a useful reference guide to today's popular spices. For those who love spices, it presents a timeless collection of ideas for bringing them into every part of your home
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
House beautiful decorating school
Languages
English (107)

German (10)

French (3)

Dutch (2)

Covers
The pumpkin carving bookHouse beautiful window workshopSmall space decorating workshopThe decorated garden room : interior design for your outside living spaceHouseBeautiful design & decorate. creating beautiful rooms from start to finishEaster : a spring celebration of traditional crafts and recipesHouse beautiful walls & floors workshopColorful hanging baskets & and other containers