(WTNH) — Whether it’s a casual get together, outdoor movie night, a fancy affair, or even a bridal shower, everyone loves a great outdoor party, and according to “The Chew” star Clinton Kelly, the key to a swell soirée is all in the preparation.
Watch the video to find out:
- How to dress to impress and not just for yourself, but for your table!
- How to set the mood with lighting and ambiance.
- Clinton’s favorite party food
- Clinton’s party music playlist
Clinton Kelly is the Emmy Award-winning cohost of ABC’s daytime hit The Chew. He also cohosted What Not to Wear, TLC’s longest-running primetime reality show for a decade. The Chew, currently in its 4th season, is a food-centric lifestyle show, for which Clinton serves as moderator. In addition to leading cooking and interview segments, Clinton hosts regular branded segments like the very popular, “Clinton’s Craft Corner.” Airing every weekday, The Chew reaches up to 4 million viewers each week. Clinton starred in more than 300 episodes of What Not to Wear over the course of 10 years, offering honest style advice with a sense of humor. More than 1 million people watched the popular makeover program every week. A contributing editor for Woman’s Day magazine, Kelly pens a monthly column, “Clinton Solves It,” answering questions from the magazine’s nearly 20 million readers on a range of topics including food, entertaining, fashion and décor. He is also the author of Freakin’ Fabulous, Freakin’ Fabulous on a Budget and Oh, No She Didn’t. Kelly’s latest venture adds housewares designer to his list of accomplishments; his new tabletop line, Effortless Table, is available on macys.com. His line of clothing for real women, Kelly by Clinton Kelly, is available at QVC. Clinton has enjoyed a partnership with Macy’s since 2005, appearing in high-profile national television commercials, consulting on private-label ready-to-wear brands, conducting 100+ style seminars across the United States and launching interactive social media campaigns.