Knack Wedding Flowers

A Complete Illustrated Guide to Ideas for Bouquets, Ceremony Decor, and Reception Centerpieces

Book Description

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!

About Naylor, Sharon

Sharon Naylor is the author of 35 wedding planning books including Your Special Wedding Vows, Your Special Wedding Toasts, The Groom's Guide, Mother of the Groom, The Bridesmaid's Handbook, The Complete Outdoor Wedding Planner, The New Honeymoon Planner, How to Plan an Elegant Wedding in 6 Months or Less, The Mother of the Bride, The Ultimate Bridal Shower Idea Book and How to Have an Elegant Wedding for $10,000 or Less. She is the wedding Q&A specialist at NJWedding.com & PashWeddings.com, contributing editor for Southern Bride, and a regular contributor to the top bridal magazines, including Bridal Guide, Southern Bride , and Bride's. She has also written for Shape, Health, Self, Woman's Day, Cosmopolitan, Family Circle and dozens of additional national magazines, and her wedding and fashion articles have been syndicated by Copley News Service. She has also been featured in Wedding Bells Magazine, Ritz Carlton Weddings, In Style Weddings, Bride & Groom, and Vows.

Publisher's Weekly recently named three of her books as among the hottest new wedding titles of the year.

Sharon Naylor has been a 5-time guest on Get Married with David Tutera, a 3-time guest on Martha Stewart Weddings, 6-time guest on Better.tv, ABC News, Lifetime, Inside Edition, Fox 5 Live, "In Style Washington," One on One with Steve Adubato, and others, featured on The View's Web site, and she has given thousands of radio interviews and booksignings across the country and internationally. She has been reviewed and quoted in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Newsweek, The Chicago Tribune, Modern Bride, New York Weddings (special issue), Town and Country Weddings, InStyle Weddings, FoxNews.com, ABCNews.com, CBSMarketwatch.com, NationalGeographic.com, and others. Her podcast, "Here Come the Moms" is the newest monthly show on Wedding Podcast Network.com.


Sharon Naylor is a member of the highly prestigious International Special Events Society, The Association of Bridal Consultants, and The American Society of Journalists and Authors, and she has won top honor awards from Writer's Digest magazine and the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. She lives in Morristown, New Jersey and her own April 2008 wedding will be covered in the New York Times Society Pages, Martha Stewart Weddings, InStyle Weddings, New Jersey Bride, and many additional media outlets. She is a corporate spokesperson for several Fortune 500 companies, and favors company Kate Aspen has just released the Sharon Naylor line of wedding favor packaging. She is also the iVillage Weddings etiquette expert and blogger for “’Planning in Peace.”