TORONTO, April 10, 2014 /CNW/ - Simon & Schuster Canada and Gallery
Books are pleased to announce the acquisition of sensational designer
Sarah Richardson's debut book, Sarah Style: An Inspiring Room by Room Guide to Designing Your Perfect Home, to be published in fall 2014.
Sarah Richardson is one of North America's most recognized and trusted
designers. She began her career as a prop stylist and set decorator for
lifestyle television programs, but soon moved out from behind the
scenes to take her place in front of the camera as a beloved HGTV
personality. Sarah is an award-winning designer and the host,
co-creator, and co-producer of five top-rated HGTV television shows
broadcast in more than 100 countries: Room Service, Design Inc., Sarah's House (Sarah's Cottage), Sarah 101 and Real Potential.
Sarah Style will provide a comprehensive room by room resource and guide to
renovations and interior design as expressed in Sarah's much admired
signature style. Filled with stunning full-colour photographs of rooms
designed by Sarah, this book combines innovative ideas with practical
advice while delivering insights and wisdom from nearly two decades in
design. Sarah Style is the long-awaited interior design resource packed with helpful
instructions, detailed style notes, and inspiring visuals. Written by
Sarah as a means to share her insights on all matters of design and
style, this book is the equivalent of having your favourite designer on
call for any project, big or small.
"We are thrilled to be working with Sarah," says Kevin Hanson, President
and Publisher of Simon & Schuster Canada. "This will be the biggest
Canadian book featuring the work of a single designer. Sarah has poured
her heart into this ambitious project. Every page reflects the essence
of her impeccable vision and work."
"Simon & Schuster is the ideal partner for my first design book," says
Sarah Richardson. "As a global publishing powerhouse, they can help
leverage the international profile of my brand while delivering an
innovative and beautiful book to design enthusiasts worldwide. My goal
in writing Sarah Style is to share my passion for design while making beautiful rooms
accessible and achievable for homeowners everywhere. I live and breathe
design every day through my work, so sharing tips and insights,
solutions and ideas with a broad-based audience is immensely
satisfying. I hope the book inspires readers with great ideas, while
educating and empowering them to make every room in their home the best
it can be."
Sarah runs a high demand design firm, Sarah Richardson Design Inc., working on both commercial and residential spaces. Sarah has designed
and developed a signature fabric line for Kravet Collections, and is in
development on many other lifestyle product lines. She writes for The Globe and Mail and Chatelaine, and is frequently featured in a variety of international shelter
magazines. Sarah's many awards include a Gemini Award for Best Host in
a Lifestyle Series, The Caldwell Partners Top 40 Under 40 Award, The
University of Western Ontario's Young Alumni Award.
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SOURCE: Simon and Schuster Canada
For further information:
Amy Cormier, Director of Publicity
Simon & Schuster Canada
166 King St East, Toronto, ON