Colin Cowie is today's most sought-after wedding designer. Now, the man celebrities such as Don Henley, Lisa Kudrow, Kelsey Grammer, Paula Abdul, and Kenny G turn to for an unforgettable wedding presents the ultimate stylebook for the most important event in a couple's life: the celebration of their love, the starting point of their future together, their most beautiful wedding.
Stop worrying about rules and how it's done. Colin Cowie offers the modern bride-to-be an alternative approach to wedding design-one that helps you create a wedding that is uniquely yours to fit your personality, taste, and style from start to finish. Colin Cowie Weddings guides you through the entire planning process, from developing a concept that will make a statement about who you and your groom are to ensuring that consistent style is woven through every aspect of the wedding-invitations, ceremony, attire, flowers, decor, tabletop design, refreshments, reception formats and menus, music, cakes, parties, thank-you notes, and gifts-for every setting, season, and budget.
Nine Colin Cowie weddings are profiled, showing how each couple chose to celebrate their special moment in settings as diverse as a desert resort and a New York City loft, with the number of guests ranging from thirty to 450, and with styles as distinct and individual as each bride and groom. The questions Colin asks every couple he works with-questions that will tease out your preferences and stimulate your creativity-are included in Colin Cowie Weddings to help you define and express your personal style. Feeling overwhelmed by the planning process and uncertain about what you want is natural, but this book will put the fun back into the days, weeks, and months ahead that will culminate in the wedding of your dreams-one custom-tailored to suit you and your groom.
Colin Cowie Weddings is a visual feast, with over three hundred gorgeous color photographs, that provides comprehensive information and original ideas to inspire you and spark your imagination. Remember that you are inviting guests to take a journey and share in one of the most important days of your life: Colin Cowie Weddings will show you step-by-step how to design a magical, memorable, and truly personal experience.