The Party-Thrower's Guide to...Everything
Our Party Experts: Who's Who
Michele Adams and Gia Russo:
Owners of a lifestyle creative consulting company called MiGi in Los Angeles. Co-authors of At Home with Friends.
Owner of Preston Bailey Entertainment Design in New York City. Author of Preston Bailey's Design for Entertaining.
Event planner with offices in New York City and Los Angeles. Author of many books on style and entertaining, including Colin Cowie's Legendary Weddings.
Emmy-winning costume designer for Sex and the City. Owner of Hotel Venus, a boutique in lower Manhattan, and the clothing line House of Field.
Author of three Barefoot Contessa cookbooks. Host of Barefoot Contessa, a cooking and entertaining show on the Food Network. Featured in O, The Oprah Magazine.
New York clothing designer and party host who's currently writing a book on entertaining and food.
Chef-owner of Aux Délices, a specialty food shop and catering business in Connecticut. Co-author, with Geralyn Delaney Graham, of The Summer House Cookbook. Former executive chef at Montrachet in New York City. If dinner is at your house this holiday season, Debra Ponzek has a menu for you!
Former fashion designer. Author of six books, including At Home with Carolyne Roehm, an entertaining guidebook organized by season.