Bring the outdoors in Beautiful floral arrangements have long been a hallmark of Veranda, and this lavish and luxurious collection offers a stunning presentation of the most exquisite flowers ever featured in the magazine. These unique designs--created by some of the world's leading floral artists as well as by homeowners with a flair for creativity--embody the Veranda reader's passion for gracious living. From charming bedside bouquets to showstopping centerpieces, from a simple arrangement of yellow roses in a glass vase to a free-form mix of succulents sprinkled atop a dining room table, these designs will appeal to anyone with an appreciation of color, artistry, and imagination. Foreword by Aerin Lauder.
About the Author
Clinton Smith is the Editor in Chief of Veranda, the celebrated interiors and lifestyle magazine. He is an award-winning journalist who has been covering the fields of interior design, style, architecture, travel, and other luxury lifestyle topics for more than 15 years. During his time at Veranda, the magazine has become the ultimate sourcebook for those on a quest for the best, showcasing the finest in decorating, outdoor living, fine jewelry, flowers, and entertaining. He previously served as the editorial director of Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles magazine. He has also worked at Apple Computer's world headquarters in Silicon Valley, and served as senior editor at Southern Accents magazine. A native Texan, Smith is a graduate of University of Mississippi (Ole Miss).