If you’re like me, and love pretty things, you’ll want to check out Courtney Allison’s new book called French Country Cottage Inspired Gatherings.
Available from Gibbs Smith, the book is 224 pages of beauty and inspiration with 175 color photographs that are just breathtaking.
Allison is the author of the book French County Cottage and a blog by the same name. She has a floral line with Balsam Hill and works as a freelance photographer and stylist for various magazines and brands. Her incredible eye and attention to detail shine in French Country Cottage Inspired Gatherings.
Throughout the book, she shares her signature table settings that can wow a crowd or inspire a table for two.
She also includes some great tips, like how to create a cheeseboard, and using fresh flowers on edibles.
Even if a large social gathering isn’t in the cards anytime soon, the book provides a perfect place to escape into images of beautiful celebrations that will inspire you to add a little something special to your dinner table tonight.
Courtney Allison – author and photographer who believes in the power of patina, a good cup of coffee, and that a room isn’t truly finished without a chandelier and a bouquet of fresh flowers.