A Legendary Upper East Side Hostess Shares Her Entertaining Tips in This New Book

Every dinner or luncheon table is set differently; sometimes the arrangements consist of individual flowers placed in bud vases or repurposed medical vials. Photo: Andrew Ingalls

Artist and expert hostess Cathy Graham has her first book out next month from Vendome Press. Second Bloom: Cathy Graham’s Art of the Table features the artist’s watercolors and will chronicle entertaining tips — like how to arrange the ideal bouquet of flowers, or handmade invitations — that Graham has collected over the years.

A Legendary Manhattan Hostess Shares Her Entertaining Tips