True modernity requires much more than discipline, vision, and a willingness to live without upper kitchen cabinets. It's Lonely in the Modern World outlines exactly what's required to achieve sleek design and the requisite ennui. From the creators of the wildly popular Web site Unhappyhipsters.com, this essential guide is for today's hipsters what The Official Preppy Handbook was for prepsters. The authors advise on a number of topics. Readers will learn how to navigate the vast array of concrete finishes and plywood grades, accessorize with children and pets, opine with authority on rooflines. Featuring detailed illustrations, beautifully staged photos, and helpful charts, this master manual is perfect for aspiring modernists, those who love them, and, of course, those who love to hate them.Concealed doors make use of a pivot hinge in the center of the door (rather than at a corner), which is invisible when the door is closed ... Usually, a French door is composed of two doorheight casement windows (meaning they open into the room) that are joined by a ... Specifically, door panels set on sliding barn-door hinges have taken off in lofts that have been retrofitted from industrial to living spaces.
|Title||:||It's Lonely in the Modern World|
|Author||:||Molly Jane Quinn|
|Publisher||:||Chronicle Books - 2011-10-21|