TIN CAN HOMESTEAD: THE ART OF AIRSTREAM LIVING
by Natasha Lawyer
2018 - Hardcover 214 pages
DIY enthusiasts, tiny house-lovers, and van-lifers will find inspiration and step-by-step instructions inTin Can Homestead, the ultimate resource for living small in your own Airstream paradise.
The Airstream trailer is the ultimate symbol of vintage wanderlust-and the classic touring vehicle''s resurgent popularity has dovetailed with the tiny house movement, resonating with design-minded individuals looking to live small.Tin Can Homestead, based on the popular Instagram of the same name, is the ultimate resource for these would-be DIY-ers, and the perfect coffee-table addition for anyone looking for streamlined, modern lifestyle inspiration.
Part practical how-to, part lushly illustrated design inspiration,Tin Can Homesteadfollows the story of one couple as they build themselves a new life in an old Airstream. Through personal stories and down-and-dirty checklists, this book guides readers through all stages of creating their own Airstream homes-from buying a trailer to plumbing and electrical work. With a hip, bohemian aesthetic and a fresh authorial voice, the authors pair their DIY knowledge with lifestyle advice-including decor, design, and entertaining-and abundant illustrations, from in-process photographs to hand-drawn illustrations.