New Orleans Homes at Christmas

New Orleans Homes at Christmas

by Bonnie Warren, Peggy Laborde
     
 

The beautiful homes and classic recipes of the Crescent-City holidays! Tour the stunning sights of the season in this beautiful volume. Decorations, including garlands, mantels, table settings, and Christmas trees, deck the pages. Luminous photographs portray public events such as Celebration in the Oaks and caroling in historic Jackson Square. Bring in the New

Overview

The beautiful homes and classic recipes of the Crescent-City holidays! Tour the stunning sights of the season in this beautiful volume. Decorations, including garlands, mantels, table settings, and Christmas trees, deck the pages. Luminous photographs portray public events such as Celebration in the Oaks and caroling in historic Jackson Square. Bring in the New Year with recipes from traditional reveillon feasts at the city's most famous restaurants. Private and historic homes from Uptown to English Turn open their doors to readers, while residents and designers discuss their holiday embellishments and themes. Glimpse parties, family celebrations, and more. Recipes and details abound in this stunning snapshot of a magical season.

Editorial Reviews

Wisconsin Bookwatch

Full-color photography on virtually every page enlivens New Orleans Homes at Christmas, a showcase of holiday cheer and festivity through beautiful interior decorations arranged with the utmost care. Christmas trees, wreaths, aesthetic arrangements of garden harvests, and more add just the right touch of winter cheer to living spaces. A font of inspiration for interior Christmas decorations, New Orleans Homes at Christmas is simply beautiful to page through.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781455619856
Publisher:
Pelican Publishing Company, Incorporated
Publication date:
10/22/2014
Pages:
192
Sales rank:
1,203,711
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 11.00(h) x (d)

Meet the Author

Bonnie Warren has served as the editor of New Orleans Magazine, city editor of Better Homes and Gardens and Metropolitan Home magazines, the founding editor of New Orleans Homes and Lifestyles, and is the winner of multiple awards from the Press Club of New Orleans. She has contributed to more than two dozen publications, including Redbook, Playboy, and Woman's Day. She previously collaborated with photographer Cheryl Gerber on Pelican's New Orleans Historic Homes. An active cultural and civic volunteer, Warren lives in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Cheryl Gerber is a freelance journalist and documentary photographer. A New Orleans native, she is the recipient of several Press Club of New Orleans awards. Gerber is a staff photographer for Gambit and a regular contributor to the New York Times, the Associated Press, and New Orleans Magazine.

Peggy Scott Laborde is the producer and host of Steppin' Out, which airs on WYES-TV in New Orleans. Her professional accomplishments have earned her awards from the Press Club of New Orleans and American Women in Radio and Television. She has garnered praise for her extensive efforts in conserving the arts and history of New Orleans. Laborde is also the coauthor of Pelican's Canal Street: New Orleans' Great Wide Way and Christmas in New Orleans.

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