Here’s How Schreiber 1967 This is one of those special books that tells you how to be a girl: appropriate hair and makeup, sewing, entertaining, diet, decorating, and gift wrapping. These are skills that will really pay off when you
The Formula Book Stark 1975 Submitter: The cover proclaims the instructions for personal care and household products are easy and safe to make. You will also save money. Looking closer, there is a safety warning on the verso. The termite proofing
Designing and Planning Bedrooms Lighting, Furnishing and Decorating Bedrooms for the Whole Family Ward Lock, LTD 1989 Decorating a bedroom is a slam dunk for any design or home improvement collection. The general decorating theme in this book is all
Make it Yourself Riccio and Bingham 1978 For the most part, the information in this book is still good. Unfortunately, this book looks very 1978. (Fun fact: Holly and I have gotten pretty good at guessing the publication year based
Popular Mechanics Home Kinks Popular Mechanics, Inc 1946 Every now and then I will run across something interesting that just needs to be shared. In this case, it is a periodical that says Home Kinks on the cover. Inquiring minds
Cheap & Cheerful Homemaking on a Budget Forsyth 1973 I think this is probably one of the worst decorating/DIY books ever. None of the illustrations are any help. Note the kitchen layout picture. No context. No room dimensions or anything
Home Repairs Any Woman Can Do Philbin 1973 Submitter: [This] book so obviously dismisses females as able to perform home maintenance. Besides that, the book seems to contain useful information for any homeowner not exactly knowledgeable about construction, plumbing, electrical
American Denim: A New Folk Art Beagle 1975 Jeans aren’t just some groovy pants, they are art! This is one of those books that isn’t necessarily awful. The point of this book is to show design/art with denim. That’s cool.