Designology How to find your placetype & align your life with design

Sally Augustin

eBook - 2019

Align With Design Create spaces at home and work that align with your personality type and support your goals with this comprehensive science-based guide. Discover a new paradigm: Are you an adventurer or a visionary? A maverick or a maven? Designology makes design personal through author Sally Augustin's 8 personality "Placetypes" that characterize the different ways we can relate to the space around us. Personalize everything: What color should you paint your child's bedroo...m? How do shapes and patterns influence how you think in a space? How do room dimensions influence you psychologically? Designology answers all these questions and more with practical how-to advice and real-world examples sure to help make your house a happier place to be. Move forward with your design projects: Bust through the design paralysis that affects so many by applying verified science-based insights. Designology will help you regain control of your design-related efforts with suggestions customized to your personality and space-related needs. Find out what really matters: Designology teaches you how smells, textures, and other factors in your home influence your happiness. It shows you how your personality and ideal design styles are really related. Readers will learn about: How to sound-scape a place whether they need to concentrate or think creatively How to use scents in their home to help their family feel healthier What to read into their spouse's desktop landscape How to use paint to make their living room feel more comfortable And much more! Take on your intimidating design tasks with confidence using this practical, personalizable how-to guide.

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[United States] : Mango Media 2019.
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English
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1 online resource
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
ISBN
9781633538832
1633538834
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AVAILABLE FOR USE ONLY BY IOWA CITY AND RESIDENTS OF THE CONTRACTING GOVERNMENTS OF JOHNSON COUNTY, UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS, HILLS, AND LONE TREE (IA).
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Sally Augustin (author)
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Review by Publisher Summary 1

DESIGNOLOGY cuts through the fads of clutter and cleaning books and delivers the clear, uncomplicated truth about why we respond to certain spaces in certain ways, and how we can use colors, scents, and other sensory experiences to create spaces that serve our real needs. Sally Augustin delivers straightforward action plans we need to develop places where we can live our best lives.

Review by Publisher Summary 2

Align With Design"Such a great book. I never realized how we use the space we live in to express ourselves as much as I learned after reading this book." —Ask Away Blog#1 New Release in Design and DecoratingCreate spaces at home and work that align with your personality and support your goals with this comprehensive science-based guide to interior designDiscover a new design paradigm. Are you an adventurer or a visionary? A maveric or a maven? Designology makes design personal through author Dr. Sally Augustin’s 8 personality “Placetypes” that characterize the different ways we can relate to the space around us.Personalize your space. What color should you paint your child’s bedroom? How do shapes and patterns influence how you think in a space? How do room dimensions influence you psychologically? Designology answers all these questions and more with practical how-to advice and real-world examples sure to help make your house a happier place.Move forward with your design projects. Bust through the design paralysis that affects so many by applying verified science-based insights. Designology helps you regain control of your design-related efforts with suggestions customized to your personality and space-related needs.Find out what really matters. Designology teaches you how smells, textures, and other factors in your home influence your happiness. It shows you how your personality and ideal design styles are really related.Learn:How to sound-scape a place so you can concentrate or think creativelyHow to use scents in your home to help your family feel healthierHow to use paint to make your living room feel more comfortableAnd much more!If you have read interior design books such as The Interior Design Handbook, My Creative Space, or Styled, you will love Sally Augustin’s Designology.

Review by Publisher Summary 3

A simple guide to creating spaces at home and work that align with your personality type and support your goals—with the help of science. Discover a new paradigm: Are you an adventurer or a visionary? A maverick or a maven? Designology makes design personal through environmental and design psychologist Sally Augustin’s 8 personality “Placetypes” that characterize the different ways we can relate to the space around us.Personalize everything: What color should you paint your child’s bedroom? How do shapes and patterns influence how you think in a space? How do room dimensions influence you psychologically? Designology answers all these questions and more with practical how-to advice and real-world examples sure to help make your house a happier place to be.Move forward with your design projects: Bust through the design paralysis that affects so many by applying verified science-based insights. Designology will help you regain control of your design-related efforts with suggestions customized to your personality and space-related needs.Find out what really matters: Designology teaches you how smells, textures, and other factors in your home influence your happiness. It shows you how your personality and ideal design styles are really related. Readers will learn about:·       How to sound-scape a place whether they need to concentrate or think creatively·       How to use scents in their home to help their family feel healthier·       What to read into their spouse’s desktop landscape·       How to use paint to make their living room feel more comfortable·       And much more!Take on your intimidating design tasks with confidence using this practical, personalizable how-to guide.