Clinton Kelly Reveals Tips for Creating the Perfect Intimate Outdoor Get Together

Plus, Easy DIY Upgrades to Make Your Party Extra Special

Throwing an effortlessly chic but intimate outdoor party requires planning, patience and unplugging. According to style and entertaining guru, star of “The Chew”, Clinton Kelly, the key to an intimate outdoor gathering is all about mastering the mood.

Clinton Kelly gives tips for creating the perfect intimate get together, along with easy upgrades to make your party extra special.


  • How to create the perfect intimate mood
  • Tips for outdoor lighting, table settings and décor
  • DIY projects that will make your table stand out
  • How much food and ice to have on hand


About the Talent:  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 5th 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 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.

This interview is provided by: TIKI Brand