Gorgeous Everlasting Arrangements to Adorn Your Home and Celebrate Special Occasions
Sylvia Hague - All books by this author
Creating beautiful faux flowers arrangement for home decoration or for dinner parties, holidays, and other special occasions is a wonderful way to add sparkle and elegance to a room’s decor. An expert in the art of faux flowers shows readers how to make many different types of floral arrangements, presenting easy-to-follow projects explained in step-by-step instructions. She opens with a color-illustrated guide to silk flowers of many different kinds with information on their uses, and then follows up with advice on needed tools, materials, and containers, and a general introduction to construction techniques. Chapters the follow display photos with lists of needed items for home displays, and for special occasions that include bridal bouquets, corsages and boutonnieres, anniversary arrangements, Valentine’s Day roses, an Easter garland, a Christmas wreath, and many others. A closing chapter advice on caring for faux flowers, with tips on storage, cleaning, and renovating. Beautiful color photos on most pages.
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.
Paperback w/cover flaps / 128 Pages / 8 1/2 x 11 / 2012