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Summary: "The husband-and-wife team of Charles and Ray Eames is widely regarded as America's most important designers. Perhaps best remembered for their mid-century plywood and fiberglass furniture, the Eames Office also created a mind-bending variety of other products ... But their personal lives and influence on significant events in American life ... has been less widely understood. Narrated by James...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: First Run Features 2011

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC EAM

Summary: The husband-and-wife team of Charles and Ray Eames are widely regarded as America's most important designers. Perhaps best remembered for their mid-century plywood and fiberglass furniture, the Eames Office also created a mindbending variety of other products, from splints for wounded military during World War II, to photography, interiors, multi-media exhibits, graphics, games, films and toys....

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: First Run Features 2011

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Jordan, Wendy Adler

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Quarry Books 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 728.087 JOR

Tuite, Rebecca.

Summary: Presents a history of fashion at the seven female Ivy League schools from the 1920s up to the present, describing how the preppy style became an iconic American look and innfluenced popular culture around the world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rizzoli 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 643 TUI

Skaist-Levy, Pamela.

Summary: "Part memoir, part business manual, and 100% juicy-the inside story of Juicy Couture, one of the most iconic brands of our times While working together at a Los Angeles boutique, Pamela Skaist-Levy and Gela Nash-Taylor became fast and furious friendsover the impossibility of finding the perfect T-shirt. Following their vision of comfortable, fitted T-shirts, they set up shop in Gela's...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Group USA 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 381.456 SKA

Foster, Kari.

Contents: Inspiration for change. 1. Why be sustainable? -- 2. Inspiring stories -- 3. Inspiring projects -- Application and process. 4. Greening projects -- 5. Greening specifications -- Understanding materials: 6. Concrete -- 7. Masonry -- 8. Metals -- 9. Wood and composites -- 10. Openings : doors and windows -- 11. Finishes -- 12. Specialties -- 13. Equipment : appliances and office equipment -- 14....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wiley 2007

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 728.047 FOS

Summary: "[This film] follows the events leading up to the iconic fashion effrontery at the Chateau de Versailles on November 28, 1973 ... when five French designers--Givenchy, Cardin, YSL, Ungaro and Dior took on five American designers (Halston, Bill Blass, Anne Klein, Oscar de la Renta and Stephen Burrows) in a fashion showdown to save the palace"--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: [publisher not identified] 2013

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC VER

Schoeser, Mary.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thames and Hudson 1989

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 746.0942 SCH

Wilson, Richard Guy

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Brooklyn Museum in association with Abrams 1986

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 745.2 WIL

Summary: Recommends plants that grow well in different sunny or shady locations, as well as those best suited for different styles of gardens and for each season and those noted for color, scent, shape, texture, or special conditions.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dorling Kindersley Limited 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 635.6 ENC

Morrison, Taylor.

Summary: A biography of the sculptor of the buffalo nickel, who grew up in the Dakota Territory where Sioux children were his playmates, buffalo robes were his blankets, and the town whittler was his art teacher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 2002

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 FRA

Darke, Rick.

Summary: Describes how gardeners can support sustainability and biodiversity by including in their garden plants that provide food for birds and bugs and serve as a pollination source for bees, suggesting plants for every climate and region.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Timber Press 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 712.2 DAR

Toledo, Isabel

Summary: The renowned fashion designer discusses her life, work process, inspirations, and experiences, and offers guidance for women to enhance their sense of style.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Celebra 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 TOLEDO, ISABEL TOL

Adams, Denise W.

Summary: A comprehensive, fully illustrated guide to recreating nearly 400 years of historical landscape design and adapting them to modern needs.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Timber Press 2013

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 712 ADA

Aguar, Charles E.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: McGraw-Hill 2002

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 712 Aguar

Cullerton, Brenda.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: H.N. Abrams 1995

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 746.92 CUL

Szerlip, Barbara

Summary: "Norman Bel Geddes designed everything from Broadway sets to Chrysler cars; from the first all-weather stadium to Futurama, the prescient 1939 World's Fair exhibit that would go down as the most popular of all time. In The Man Who Designed the Future, B.Alexandra Szerlip tells the astonishing story of a 9th grade dropout with a Midwestern twang who presided over a seismic shift in American...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Melville House 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 GEDDES, NORMAN BEL SZE

Tiel, Vicky.

Summary: An influential fashion designer shares highlights and lessons from her extensive career, from flunking out of fashion design school to owning a boutique in Paris, befriending Elizabeth Taylor, and becoming a fashion design icon.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 TIEL, VICKY Tiel

Thompson, Milton O.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Smithsonian Institution Press 1992

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 629.134 THO

Barash, Cathy Wilkinson.

Summary: Presents over 501 ways to combine plants by color and size to make garden arrangements using flowers, plants, cacti, evergreens, and shrubs.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Meredith Books 1999

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 635.9 BAR

Heath, Neill.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Collins Design 2005

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Frederick, William H. (William Heisler)

Summary: Guide to creating a successful, harmonious garden that includes thirteen detailed garden plans and thirty-eight appendices.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 1992

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 633 Frederick

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Whitney Library of Design 1998

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 712.6 NEW

Baime, A. J. (Albert J.)

3 holds on 1 copy

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2009

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