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An Introduction to Feng Shui (Introduction to Religion)

Feng Shui has been recognized within the West for the final one hundred fifty years yet has typically been considered as a primitive superstition. throughout the smooth interval successive regimes in China have suppressed its perform. notwithstanding, within the previous couple of a long time Feng Shui has develop into an international non secular stream with specialist institutions, millions of titles released at the topic, numerous web pages dedicated to it and hundreds of thousands of clients.

Period Rooms in the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Fabulous examples of inside layout during the a while are on view within the interval rooms on the Metropolitan Museum of artwork, long island. From an historic Roman bed room excavated close to Pompeii to a Louis XVI grand salon from eighteenth-century Paris to the Frank Lloyd Wright Room within the American Wing, those well known exhibition galleries can now be obvious for the 1st time in e-book shape.

Color concrete garden projects : make your own planters, furniture, and fire pits using creative techniques and vibrant finishes

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The complete photo guide to curtains and draperies : do-it-yourself window treatments

A visible consultant to curtains and draperies to fit any flavor or price range bargains particular, step by step directions for a number of window remedies, supplying pointers on materials, trims, ornamental undefined, measurements, calculating yardage, slicing and stitching, and deploy. summary: a visible consultant to curtains and draperies to fit any style or funds bargains specified, step by step directions for various window remedies, delivering tips about materials, trims, ornamental undefined, measurements, calculating yardage, slicing and stitching, and deploy


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