Grow Your Own Wedding Flowers

Author: Georgie Newbery
Editor: Green Books
ISBN: 9780857842534
Size: 10,40 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
Read: 623

By growing your own wedding flowers you can add a personal element to your special occasion, while caring for the environment and saving money at the same time. Filled with gorgeous pictures, this friendly, no-nonsense book makes growing and arranging your own flowers achievable and fun. Whether you're growing for a wedding or for a birthday, festival or other celebration, Georgie's cheerful advice takes you through everything you need to know. Step-by-step guides cover: Planning, growing, cutting and conditioning your flowers Spring, summer, autumn and winter weddings Flower craft for special occasions, including buttonholes, bouquets, centrepieces, garlands and flower crowns. From jam-jar posies to elaborate displays, Grow Your Own Wedding Flowers explains how to grow and create beautiful arrangements and make your special day unique, without costing the earth.

Murder Is A Piece Of Cake

Author: Elaine Viets
Editor: Penguin
ISBN: 1101605545
Size: 19,82 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
Read: 906

Mystery shopper Josie Marcus is thrilled to be getting married. But when a deranged bride meets a grim end, Josie will have to catch a murderer before she tosses the bouquet… As a bride-to-be, Josie’s latest assignment is absolutely fitting—investigating wedding flowers and wedding cakes. Josie can’t wait to pick out the details to make her own wedding perfect, even as her fiancé Ted’s outrageous mother has plans to turn the celebration into an over-the-top extravaganza. Still, the pistol-packing Lenore does come in handy when she draws her gun on Molly—a homicidal bridezilla who threatens to kill Ted unless he agrees to marry her—and saves the day. Josie thinks the worst pre-wedding disaster is behind her—until Molly is shot and Lenore becomes the prime suspect. With her mother-in-law behind bars and her wedding on hold, Josie’s about to become fully engaged in finding the bridezilla killer and getting her own wedding back on track…

The New Book Of Wedding Flowers

Author: Joanne O'Sullivan
Editor: Lark Books
ISBN: 9781579904654
Size: 19,32 MB
Format: PDF
Read: 744

Provides instructions for creating a wedding flower plan, including budget, arrangements, themes, and working with florists.

Knack Wedding Flowers

Author: Sharon Naylor
Editor: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1493003658
Size: 20,53 MB
Format: PDF
Read: 874

Wedding flowers are a huge part of the bridal dream, and a firm grasp of floral fundamentals is essential to planning an unforgettable big day. With more than 400 full-color photographs, Knack Wedding Flowers provides unparalleled inspiration and authoritative information for brides and wedding planners. Among the many details covered: what’s on a floral shopping list, the smarts of in-season flowers, matching flowers to formality and location, and where to go to get flowers and/or guidance and arrangements. Guidance provided for do-it-yourself brides, too!

Fresh From The Field Wedding Flowers

Author: Lynn Byczynski
ISBN: 9780977978137
Size: 11,98 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
Read: 241

Fresh from the Field Wedding Flowers is a complete guide to using local flowers for weddings. It was created for the eco-conscious couple committed to having a greener wedding, the passionate gardener who wants to grow flowers for events, the floral designer who wishes to jump in on the locally grown trend, and the specialty cut flower farmer who will be offering wedding services. Beautifully illustrated with photographs from dozens of actual weddings, this book provides advice on where to find local flowers, what blooms are available in each season, how to stretch a floral budget and what to expect when working with local flower farmers. Five detailed step-by-step photo essays walk you through the process of creating your own bouquets, boutonnieres, centerpieces, and large arrangements. Four in-depth videos totaling 75 minutes teach you the basic mechanics and overall thought process that goes into creating the flowers for an event. Designer Erin Benzakein demonstrates how she constructs an abundant bridal bouquet, a large altar arrangement, a low and lush centerpiece, a boutonniere, and a pin-on corsage.

How To Plan Your Own Wedding And Save Thousands

Author: Tracy Leigh
Editor: Atlantic Publishing Company
ISBN: 1601380070
Size: 12,74 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
Read: 226

Congratulations! You are getting married and want a beautiful, memorable event, yet you need to stick to a tight budget. Don't despair! There are hundreds of proven ways to have your dream wedding without breaking your budget. The average cost of a wedding in the United States is approaching $30,000, a 73 percent increase since 1992, according to a recent study. What's astonishing is how quickly all the other smaller expenses those you don't immediately think of add up. The stationery, invitations, announcements, thank-you notes, postage, make up, hair stylist, limousines, menus, and so on, not including the cost for an engagement party, rehearsal dinner, gifts, honeymoon, engagement ring, and bridal consultant or wedding planner. Just imagine what you could do if you could save $30,000 as you start out your new life together. Whether your budget is $1,000 or $50,000, in this easy to read and comprehensive book you will learn hundreds of simple ways to cut down on your wedding expenses without serving a roomful of guests hamburgers and hot dogs at your reception. Reducing your wedding costs doesnâe(tm)t have to mean plastic forks and pitching a tent on your auntâe(tm)s front lawn. This new book will teach you hundreds of insider secrets to nip the overcharges out of your wedding budget. The author tackles invitations, facility, catering, gifts, bar-liquor, tables and chairs, decorations, napkins, centerpieces, flowers, limousine, dishes and glasses, music, candles, photography, videographer, ring pillow, linens, guest favors, tents, dance floor, cake, matches, place cards, thank you notes, and dozens more. Atlantic Publishing is a small, independent publishing company based in Ocala, Florida. Founded over twenty years ago in the company presidentâe(tm)s garage, Atlantic Publishing has grown to become a renowned resource for non-fiction books. Today, over 450 titles are in print covering subjects such as small business, healthy living, management, finance, careers, and real estate. Atlantic Publishing prides itself on producing award winning, high-quality manuals that give readers up-to-date, pertinent information, real-world examples, and case studies with expert advice. Every book has resources, contact information, and web sites of the products or companies discussed.

The Bride To Bride Book

Author: Pamela Piljac
ISBN: 9780913339046
Size: 17,25 MB
Format: PDF
Read: 712

Wedding Chic

Author: Nina Willdorf
Editor: Penguin
ISBN: 1440625514
Size: 17,78 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
Read: 291

Brides-to-be can put aside the temptation to elope--Wedding Chic is here to help make sense of it all with the low-budget, high-style scoop. With real saving secrets straight from planners, photographers, florists, caterers, newlyweds, and other savvy sources, this is the essential guide for women on planning the wedding they've always wanted--without spending the rest of their married years paying it off. Brides will learn to: - Avoid getting bullied by the professionals - Find the best planner for their pennies - Get the most bloom for their buck - Make saving on their photographer a snap - Find low-cost entertainers that are music to their ears - Create a booze budget and wedding menu at palatable prices - Slip into a teensy, weensy honeymoon bikini without losing their shirts - Be queen for the day-without getting totally ripped off!

Period Flowers

Author: Jane Newdick
Editor: Crown Pub
Size: 13,75 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
Read: 429

From a single flower in a simple vase to elaborate centerpieces, decorating with flowers is more popular than ever. Period Flowers shows how to use floral themes from various historical periods to add meaning, variety, and sophistication to contemporary arrangements. 120 full-color photographs.

The Creative Wedding Idea Book

Author: Jacqueline Smith
Editor: Adams Media Corporation
ISBN: 9781558504257
Size: 15,48 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
Read: 985

Offers suggestions on wedding apparel, invitations, photographs, videos, church weddings, receptions, toasts, and special wedding themes.