Illinois State Library

Illinois Center for the Book

Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Lynette Jennings  

Pen Name: None


Audience: Adult;

Born: in Springfield, Illinois

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Illinois Connection

Jennings was born in Springfield, Illinois and attended DePaul University in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Lynette Jennings studied architecture and performing arts at the university of Michigan and Chicago's DePaul University. Her writing career includes 19 years as the Art and Architecture editor of ''Canadian Living Magazine'', after which she redeveloped ''Select Homes and Food Magazine'' as Editor in Chief for Telemedia Publishing. Jennings created the television shows - ''Lynette Jennings Homeworks'' and ''Lynette Jennings Home''. In 1994, she created and produced the ''Lynette Jennings HouseSmart'' series in partnership with Home Depot. Currently, she is the creator, executive producer and host of ''Lynette Jennings Design''.

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Selected Titles At Your Library

Have fun with your room :
ISBN: 0689825854. OCLC Number: 48126345

Aladdin Paperbacks,. .

Offers step-by-step instructions for twenty-eight bedroom projects, including a sponge painting lamp, a flowered window shade, a chair pocket, and a teddy bear hammock.

Lynette Jennings no compromise decorating.
ISBN: 0696217554. OCLC Number: 54848790

Meredith Books,. .

A collection of tips that help reveal the secrets to applying personal tastes to private spaces, featuring dozens of ideas on color, fabrics, furnishings, and accessories.

Lynette Jennings straight talk on decorating.
ISBN: 0696211084. OCLC Number: 48863132

Meredith Books,. .

A practical approach to interior design covers the fundamental principles of selecting color, accessories, fabric, proportion, and furniture to suit one's personal taste, budget, and lifestyle.