Synopses & Reviews
Today's best quality silk faux flowers are nearly impossible to distinguish from live blooms, and with minimal care they can last forever In her newest book, the queen of faux flowers Sylvia Hague shows her readers how to create strikingly dramatic color arrangements, design grand and glorious displays for gala affairs, take inspiration from the latest trend in single bloom arrangements or single flower types, and create stunning displays. She also demonstrates how to create an arrangement around a specific color theme, and instructs in the basics of color theory and good design. Beautifully Bold Faux Flowers picks up where Sylvia Hague's previous book, Simply Stylish Faux Flowers, left off. This new volume offers a self-teaching advanced course that can bring the reader's skill level up to professional standards. The book is filled with step-by-step, how-to illustrations, as well as magnificent color photos showing finished displays.
About the Author
Sylvia Hague began creating faux flowers in the 1970s when she and her British diplomat husband were posted to the United States. Years later, on her return home to England, she started, and currently operates, Sylvia Hague Faux Flowers. Her previous book, Simply Stylish Faux Flowers, is also available in North America from Barron's.