Perfect English Cottage Hardcover – Sep 10 2009
Customers Who Bought This Item Also Bought
No Kindle device required. Download one of the Free Kindle apps to start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, and computer.
Getting the download link through email is temporarily not available. Please check back later.
To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.
About the Author
Ros Byam Shaw is the author of Perfect English, Interiors by Design and Old House New Home (all Ryland Peters & Small). She lives in Colyton, Devon.
Top Customer Reviews
A TRUE English interior is not perfect, nor set-up and "staged" like those seen in interior design magazines. It evolves over time, incorporting different elements and eras.
If you are looking for a book where all is PERFECT in a home, where everything matches, and where there isn't a cushion out of place...move on.
If you are looking for true English style, then look no further, you have found a most enjoyable read and a feast for the eyes!!
I have another of this authors books: "Perfect English", and she never fails to provide a most beautiful book.
Only downside, it was printed in China, something (and the only thing) which I find a negative.
have seen already since years. Lots of untidy interiors of cottages in England and which is not really the
true English style you see in magazines like "Country Homes an Interiors". All you see in this book is sloppy
and shabby interiors you would not want to live in. I don't think she is doing the "English look" a favour in
showing such homes. The English cottages I know are completely different and much much nicer and romantic.
Believe me. Waste of money!!!!