Synopses & Reviews
From bouquets to boutonnieres, corsages to centerpieces, The Knot Book of Wedding Flowers features everything a bride needs to know about those all-important details. This lavishly illustrated book includes more than 150 color photographs and a wealth of useful information. Featuring page after page of beautiful arrangements, a fully photographed glossary of popular wedding flowers, advice on finding and working with a florist, step-by-step instructions for creating a host of floral accents by hand, and explanations of floral terminology, this is a book to be enjoyed well beyond a wedding. From the ceremony arrangements to the posies for the bridesmaids, this comprehensive resource guides the happy couple through every aspect of floral decoration.
Provides information on everything a bride needs to know to select the right flowers for her wedding, along with advice on how to work with a florist, directions for creating one's own arrangements, and a glossary of floral terminology.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 170-171) and index.
Nosegays and pomanders, roses and calla lilies, boutonnieres and centerpieces - it's all here in The Knot Book of Wedding Flowers. With a visual gallery of flower choices, author Carley Roney, founder of the Knot and author of The Knot Book of Wedding Gowns, offers expert advice on how to sift through the multitudes of options to find a selection perfect for you and your ceremony. She explains the construction of different bouquet shapes, profiles the many styles, looks at flower types and accents, and provides straightforward counsel on finding the right florist or doing it yourself.
About the Author
Carley Roney is founder and editor in chief of The Knot, one of the nation's leading wedding media companies. She is the author of several wedding books, including the companion volume to this book, The Knot Book of Wedding Gowns (0-8118-3223-6).