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Slob Proof! Real-Life Home Decorating Solutions Mass Market Paperback


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Product Details

  • Mass Market Paperback: 160 pages
  • Publisher: Alpha; Original edition (October 7, 2008)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1592577695
  • ISBN-13: 978-1592577699
  • Product Dimensions: 9.9 x 7.9 x 0.4 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 13.6 ounces
  • Average Customer Review: 4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (12 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,215,832 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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About the Author

Debbie Wiener is a licensed interior designer, and owner of Designing Solutions, a full-service interior design firm specializing in real-life, family-friendly interiors. Her answers to designing dilemmas appear monthly in the Maryland Gazette Newspapers and Times Community Newspapers of Northern Virginia.

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I'm so glad it was published!
S. Fine
For design advice that tackles the reality of how you really live instead of offering fantasies on how you would like to live, read Slob Proof!
The Cheap Diva
This book is practical yet beautiful and written with much humor!
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9 of 9 people found the following review helpful By Judy G. Schwartzman on October 7, 2008
Format: Mass Market Paperback
This book is a must have for terrific tips on decorating your home to make it slob proof. It includes wonderful ideas to make your home beautiful and liveable even if your husband is a slob, you have a pet(s) and your kids are typically messy. It includes a lot of useful information and includes stories and humor that many can relate to. I have gotten decorating books before that I thought reflected my lifestyle, but was disappointed when there was not a lot of information I could use. This book really has useful information to make my home very liveable and beautiful too!
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7 of 7 people found the following review helpful By margie schwartz on October 10, 2008
Format: Mass Market Paperback
This book is practical yet beautiful and written with much humor! This is not just a designer's showhouse tip book but a guide book of design for all. Debbie Wiener has definitely tapped a unique niche in the often over the top world of interior design.
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7 of 7 people found the following review helpful By david13z on October 8, 2008
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Lots of really good suggestions for the organizationally challenged. I really liked the shopping lists.
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4 of 4 people found the following review helpful By Business Man on January 4, 2009
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It's about time someone wrote this kind of book. Most design books too overdone, but this book really speaks to families like ours. We both work, we have kids and they have friends over all the time. Our top priority when we buy furniture is to find something that will last. This book told us what to look for in carpets and seating. She lists many online sites that are quite helpful. Plus, the designer is funny and you feel she's just like you- not looking down on your taste and style. Overall, it's well organized and actually quite funny and we could relate to her own family stories. Her hand-written notes help you focus on what's important.
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3 of 3 people found the following review helpful By Kathy Eads on January 16, 2010
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I loved this book. I first heard about Debbie on the Jen & Vicky podcast show. She was great and I loved how you could decorate without having to replace everything every two years. I have beige carpet and a dog that has made a mess of it. I can't wait to replace my flooring and I am definetly using Debbie's decorating advise. Buy the book you won't be sorry!
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Amazon Customer on August 10, 2012
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I purchased the book used. The seller gave a good description and sold the book for a great price. Shipping was fair and I had no problems with my transaction. The book on the other hand doesn't really give design ideas, it explains what kinds of designs and fabrics hide stains and hold up against wear best. But it is well written and easy to read.
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