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P. Allen Smith's Bringing the Garden Indoors: Containers, Crafts, and Bouquets for Every Room Hardcover – February 10, 2009


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Product Details

  • Hardcover: 224 pages
  • Publisher: Clarkson Potter (February 10, 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0307351092
  • ISBN-13: 978-0307351098
  • Product Dimensions: 11.3 x 8.5 x 0.8 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 2.6 pounds
  • Average Customer Review: 4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #774,340 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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*Starred Review* No longer is there any excuse for not using foliage and flowers inside a home. According to author, expert garden designer, and TV host Smith, simply pick from the 63 ways to connect with nature. Each tip, a few paragraphs in length, is an exhortation of sorts, ranging from set a scene and adopt a no-fail houseplant (hint: mothers’-in-law tongues work even in the dimmest of light) to cluster containers for bold effect and show off plant’s stem. Lavish color photographs illustrate almost every tip. Not enough? Look for two-sentence (or so) boxed advice. Or a series of sidebars headlined Collections, with notes and pictures on such discoveries as begonias, Paris porcelain, and baskets, among many others. Want even more? A generous handful of recipes, paperwhites in a glass container and harvest home display, for two, enable more creative gardeners to showcase easy-to-complete handiwork.A fun-filled how-to retort to those who claim the black-thumb syndrome. Resources guide; suggested readings. --Barbara Jacobs

About the Author

P. ALLEN SMITH is a popular television personality and a bestselling author as well as one of America’s best-known garden designers and lifestyle contributors. Host of the weekly public television show P. Allen Smith’s Garden Home, the syndicated television program P. Allen Smith Gardens, and gardening reports on The Weather Channel, he also makes regular appearances on the Today show.

His creative ideas help people blend the beauty of the garden with the comfort of their homes. Recipient of numerous national gardening awards, Allen has been featured in many national magazines and newspapers.

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17 of 19 people found the following review helpful By Cheery on March 1, 2009
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Once again, the sheer genius of this man shines through as he shares the wonderful information he has gathered over the years! Loaded with full color pictures, fun and interesting ideas. (even a recipe for Chess Pie) I especially like all the small details. I'm so glad I purchased this book!
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9 of 10 people found the following review helpful By Midwest Book Review on May 8, 2009
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P. ALLEN SMITH'S BRINGING THE GARDEN INDOORS: CONTAINERS, CRAFTS, AND BOUQUETS FOR EVERY ROOM comes from a notable garden designer known for his indoor garden designs. Each room of the house receives full-page photo embellishments to a discussion of houseplants and flower cuttings that can enhance a living space. Perfect for any who wish a more floral home atmosphere.
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By annbluebonnet on March 10, 2013
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I did not give it 5 stars due to the fact I expected more gardening advice, but that is my mistake; not the books. It is a great how to decorating guide for the crafty person.
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By doriA on December 10, 2012
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I bought this for decoration ideas - not disappoined. Refer to this often. Will order more of his books. Love his new Garden to Table which is on my wishlist.
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