Synopses & Reviews
Your best friend is getting married, it's up to you to throw the shower. Now what? Forget the paper plate ribbon bouquet. Times have changed and people are delving into tradition with contemporary flair. With four unique party themes, Wedding Showers offers menus, decorating ideas, creative projects, and activities to suit a range of personalities and visions, making it the ideal guide for today's shower host. A traditional afternoon of tea invites guests to a selection of mouthwatering cakes, tarts, and cookies. A tropical cocktail party carries the festivities outside. The day-at-the-beach shower takes a fun and casual approach with its bountiful barbecue and brightly colored canopies. An intimate beauty shower centers around luxuriant home-spa treatments followed by pretty boxed lunches. From making the plans to decorating the venue, the authors breathe new life into the long-standing tradition of the wedding shower.
The authors breathe new life into the long-standing tradition of wedding showers by offering recipes, decorating ideas, creative projects, and activities to suit a range of personalities. Readers can choose among an afternoon tea party, tropical cocktail party, day-at-the-beach shower, and more. 30 color photos.
About the Author
Gia Russo is a writer and stylist with a background in design and architecture. She currently resides in Santa Monica, California, and was the associate editor of gardening, weddings, and style for Martha Stewart Living.