Author(s): Karen Roos
Succinct text and a gallery of beautiful full-colour photographs provide inspiration for every taste from minimalist to classical romanticist. Styles used to create outdoor spaces of beauty, peace and joy and ideas for entrances, paths and steps, patios, decks and terraces, roof gardens and verandahs, arbours, seating, swimming pools and spas, and features.
Annemarie Meintjes is the former Johannesburg bureau chief for House & Leisure magazine. Her 'Great Ideas' column is extremely popular with readers and reflects her creativity and ability to come up with stylish, practical, and affordable decor solutions. She is the author of Short-cuts to Storage, also published by New Holland. Karen Roos developed a sense of style as a fashion editor at Glamour in the US, at Cosmopolitan and as founder editor of Red magazine in South Africa. Massimo Cecconi is a well-known Cape Town-based photo-grapher whose work has appeared in numerous magazines as well as in Short-cuts to Storage.