This book was a gift from my husband.
I have been a Streisand fan since I was 17. This book details the building and design of her home in California. A stickler for details and perfection, she has managed to build a home that looks as though it has graced the landscape for years, when in fact it is only 11 or so years old.
She has a deep knowledge of period furniture and style.
I really enjoyed it, it's a great coffee table book. I'm sure it will be read and re-read in the years to come.


  1. This book is on my "to buy" list. I, too, love Barbra and have been a fan for years. I admire her strength and determination as well as her music.

  2. I love books like that. I have a few - my favourite at the moment is by Frances Mayes.. not sure of the title.. but it is helping me decorate and design Villa Maria

  3. Robyn..Could it be
    "Everyday in Tuscany:Seasons of an Italian life"
    I just downloaded it to my Reader.
    I love her work.

  4. love books like this too... I too have an old tuscany diary and love looking through that too for ideas and little touches around the place! Enjoy your read Sheila!

  5. I have seen pictures of her home and they are beautiful. Wouldn't you just love to walk through it and see every detail?

  6. I've read somewhere else that Barbara Streisand is a talented interior decorator, it looks a lovely book. Belated Happy Birthday by the way:)

  7. Hi!! I think Barbara is going to be on the Grammy awards tonight. She is incredible.
    Uniquely herself bravo!

  8. Oooo, sounds like a wonderful book, Sheila! That's one I'll have to check out.

    Happy Valentine's Day!

  9. I didn't even know she had such a book out, I'll have to look for it. I guess if we had her money, we could decorate like that too! lol I'm just jealous of her because she has James Brolin!! hehe xoxo


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