a truly informative read that shows rookie and veteran hostess alike the tricks of the trade
SAINT PAUL, Minn. (PRWEB) August 07, 2015
Author Lydie J. Stassart has had an extensive experience in the art of hosting and the entertaining of guest. Her many years of working as an interior designer and as a member of American Society of Interior Designers has given her an incredible amount of knowledge and insight into the art of hosting. In “The Art of Hosting and Decorating” (published by Xlibris) the author creates a truly informative read that shows rookie and veteran hostess alike the tricks of the trade.
“The Art of Hosting and Decorating” shows how entertaining should not be considered a burden; it should be fun and enjoyable. No matter what the local customs are, there is a universal “savoir faire.” It is usually around a table that ideas are exchanged, new projects are started and friendships are made. The author wants to share with readers some guidelines, ideas and tips she has learned over the years while entertaining on both sides of the Atlantic, and to help readers acquire those skills.
This book shows how no matter what one’s entertaining abilities are; it gives one the needed tips to turn a dinner party into a memorable evening for everyone
“The Art of Hosting and Decorating”
By Lydie J. Stassart
Hardcover | 8.5x8.5 in | 44 pages | ISBN 9781503540262
Softcover | 8.5x8.5 in | 44 pages | ISBN 9781503540279
E-Book | 44 pages | ISBN 9781503540286
Available at Amazon and Barnes & Noble
About the Author
Lydie J. Stassart was born and raised in Brussels, Belgium. She is an interior designer, a member of the American Society of Interior Designers and an accredited stager. After living in New York City for a few years, she moved to Minnesota, where she lives with her family. She shares her time between Miami, Florida and Nice, France. She has been the honorary consul of the Kingdom of Belgium for the last 10 years and she was the president of the Minnesota Consular Corps for two years.
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