This book explores ways in which a table can be laid to complement a special meal. The traditional constituents of table setting are covered, with an outline of how cutlery, china, glass, linen, candles and decoration can be used to enhance ambience. Ten table settings with instructions and photographs are presented.
Tessa Evelegh is a journalist, creative stylist and author, specializing in home-style, crafts and gardening. She regularly contributes to Prima, Inspirations, Traditional Homes and Practical Gardening, and appears on television to demonstrate crafts and talk about home-style subjects. Tessa is the author of The Decorated Garden Room, Lavender and Herbcrafts, and co-author of Glorious Country, which are also published by Lorenz Books