Author: Marion Bauer, Dany Eschenbüscher, Hella Henckel
"Colours are associated with emotions, especially at Christmas time. In seven stylistically diversified colour theme worlds, this book introduces exciting and therefore sales-boosting floral design ideas for the Christmas season. On centre stage are unusual, creative display stands, based on simple materials that are easy to obtain. They are all quick and easy to make and, thanks to their sophistication and theme-oriented with and charm, have incredible appeal. Each colour theme is accompanied by a number of floral design ideas, which encompass the entire spectrum of your customers' wishes in all price categories and in a range of styles. A book by the BLOOM's creative team, which brings a huge diversity of inspiration and ideas to florists to use in the Advent and Christmas season, the most important sales period of the year! A must-have for the coming Christmas season!"--COVER.
Author: Claire Bingham
Publisher: Te Neues Publishing Company
Decorating an interior--one that is simple, functional, cosy and calm, with no piece of furniture unloved or overlooked--is a tall order. It should be convenient, space-saving and beautifully put together so that it enhances the chores of everyday life, whilst looking good too. What is it about Scandinavian design that does this so well? In Modern Living Scandinavian Style, design writer Claire Bingham escapes to the Nordic nations with this inspiring and practical guide to creating feel-good interiors that are pared-back yet characterful. But it's also a book full of practical tips--including easy updates and decorating solutions for the homemaker wanting to make their space brighter and better. Want to know how to achieve an elegant limewood floor? This book shows you how. Each chapter explores the design ideas and pieces that make up every room, revealing decorating secrets to recreate Nordic chic. Inspired by modern and classic Scandinavian design, learn how to introduce a dash of Scandi into your home. The effortless and timeless Scandinavian look will never go out of style.
The Gardener's Guide to Growing Hellebores features a wealth of practical advice on the cultivation and propagation of these increasingly popular plants. The book contains jargon-free accounts of species in the wild, descriptions of the varieties currently being grown, advice on breeding your own, and most importantly, an extensive chapter on associating hellebores with other plants and arranging groupings for maximum effect in the garden. With contributions from other hellebore enthusiasts and accounts of the work of recent hellebore pioneers, this is a truly comprehensive and up-to-date account of these beautiful plants. No gardener who loves spring flowers will want to be without this lively, authoritative and inspirational book.
Denmark is often said to be the happiest country in the world. That's down to one thing: hygge. 'Hygge has been translated as everything from the art of creating intimacy to cosiness of the soul to taking pleasure from the presence of soothing things. My personal favourite is cocoa by candlelight...' You know hygge when you feel it. It is when you are cuddled up on a sofa with a loved one, or sharing comfort food with your closest friends. It is those crisp blue mornings when the light through your window is just right. Who better than Meik Wiking to be your guide to all things hygge? Meik is CEO of the Happiness Research Institute in Copenhagen and has spent years studying the magic of Danish life. In this beautiful, inspiring book he will help you be more hygge: from picking the right lighting and planning a dinner party through to creating an emergency hygge kit and even how to dress. Meik Wiking is the CEO of the Happiness Research Institute in Copenhagen. He is committed to finding out what makes people happy and has concluded that hygge is the magic ingredient that makes Danes the happiest nation in the world.
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One of the most personal and powerful acts a Christian can engage in is prayer. Yet many believers struggle with their prayer lives, wondering whether they are really making a difference and how they can be more effective. Delving deep into the biblical understanding of prayer, beloved author and leader Derek Prince shows readers the secret to leading a dynamic prayer life, how to receive what they ask for, and how to align themselves with the heart of God. Practical strategies like fasting, biblical study, discipline, and consistency are extensively explained and illustrated by powerful testimonies. This is a life-changing book.
Detective Sergeant Logan McRae hat nach neun Monaten im Krankenstand seinen ersten Einsatz, und der könnte nicht schockierender sein: In einem Wassergraben hat man die Leiche des vierjährigen David Reid gefunden. Der Junge wurde erwürgt, seine Leiche grausam verstümmelt. Doch bei diesem Mord bleibt es nicht. Ein Serienkiller, der es auf Kinder abgesehen hat, macht das schottische Aberdeen unsicher. Und Logan weiß, das ihm nicht viel Zeit bleibt, bevor in der Bevölkerung eine Hexenjagd ausbricht ...
Woodcarving is a time-honored art, and here is the definitive beginner's guide to this traditional craft, from carving with a pocket knife to sculpting with chisels and mallets. Starting with a detailed course in techniques such as chip carving, relief carving, and sculptural carving, it goes on to offer detailed plans, templates, and instructions for 50 projects, from distinctive front-door house numbers to a spectacular fire-breathing dragon. Every step is thoroughly illustrated with photos, right up to applying finishes such as paint, varnish, burning, or oiling.
Organized around extended case illustrations—and grounded in cutting-edge theory and research—this highly regarded book shows how an attachment perspective can inform psychotherapeutic practice with patients of all ages. Karl Heinz Brisch explores the links between early experiences of separation, loss, and trauma and a range of psychological, behavioral, and psychosomatic problems. He demonstrates the basic techniques of attachment-based assessment and intervention, emphasizing the healing power of the therapeutic relationship. With a primary focus on treating infants and young children and their caregivers, the book discusses applications of attachment-based psychotherapy over the entire life course. New to This Edition*Incorporates advances in research on neurobiology, genetics, and psychotraumatology.*Expanded with a section on inpatient treatment for traumatized children, including in-depth cases.*Describes two promising prevention programs for expectant couples, families, and young children.*The latest knowledge on disorganized attachment, attachment disorders, and assessments.
Author: Jonathan Ridgeon
Through detailed stage by stage instructions, this book will show you how to make 10 different bird feeders from willow using classic basketry techniques. You do not need any prior basketry experience to undertake the projects. Everything you need to know is here, including guidance on tools and materials. "As a basket maker and nature enthusiast, I have had a lot of fun making the projects presented in this book; as well as the continued joy of watching the birds feed from them. My aim in writing this book is for you to experience the same, and also be inspired with the basketry; a craft which can be put to so many uses " - Jonathan Ridgeon
Author: Akihiro Kasuya
Publisher: Japan Publications Trading
The rules and techniques of the Ichiyo School of ikebana are illustrated in the creations of its third lemoto, or headmaster, which feature the school's tradition of the flowing and crossing forms, the use of color and emptiness, and the balance of asymmetry.
Author: Christine Nöstlinger