*CLINK!* Chat & Catch Up with @DebiLilly

Working for more than ten years on The Oprah Winfrey Show as Oprah’s “Favorite Pro”, Debi Lilly planned Oprah’s 50th on air live birthday party celebration and designed florals, décor, styling and gifts for countless other shows including the legendary “Oprah’s Favorite Things”, “World’s Largest Baby Shower”, “Million Dollar Wedding” to name but a few. Frequently featured as an entertainment expert on Oprah.com, Martha Stewart, InStyle Magazine, Brides, and more, she trains each summer at Le Cordon Bleu Paris. Debi is an entertaining contributor for ABC, CBS, Fox, Windy City Live, WGN and more.
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We talk about finding & following her passion to make people happy through events, the HUGE upcoming #101GayWeddings (seriously, look it up, it is a game changer & there are a FEW spots left!!) & her experience with "Ms. Winfrey!" Have a listen!

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As an entertaining & design expert and author, she believes in elegant and easy design ideas for all. She is on a one woman mission to inspire, educate, and share her twenty years of celebrity party planning and stylist tips, tricks and DIY designs to elevate celebrations for any occasion, everywhere, coast to coast. These and more of her stylist secrets are shared in her book and magazine, “A Perfect Event”. Debi was recently named Best Wedding Planners 2015 in the US by Martha Stewart Weddings, Top Event Innovator 2014 by Biz Bash, Top Pinterest Expert 2015 by Refinery 29.

And CONGRATS *CLINK!* to her book A PERFECT EVENT:  inside her favorite parties-from east coast to west coast, and from celebrity clients to the girl next door. In her little black book of party planning tips, tricks, and stylist secrets, she shares all of her favorite shortcuts, DIY party ideas and food stylings. These grocery-to-gorgeous chef-inspired recipes are plucked straight from every single party menu. In A Perfect Event, Debi shares her secrets to easy, elevated, inspired and affordable celebrations-regardless of your budget. And once you try them, you will be hooked, and you will learn to make memories with friends and family for any occasion. A remarkable talent, Lilly is committed to the personalization of every event and prides herself on being involved in all aspects of her events, from custom invitations and floral design to the gifts and photography. In addition to her business acumen, she deftly balances a demanding career and a growing family. Known and recognized as a premier event and wedding planner, she continually serves as an industry expert for such publications as InStyle magazine, Martha Stewart Weddings, Bride's, Modern Bride, Bridal Guide, and The Groom's Guide. She has appeared numerous times on The Oprah Winfrey Show and ABC 7 News Chicago. Founded in 1996, her company designs events, flowers and invitations for several high-profile clients and companies including Oprah Winfrey, Brooke Shields, Debra Messing, Cartier, Leo Burnett, Starcom, McDonald's and The Symphony Orchestra, among others.

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Debi is passionate about: Chicago Public Schools 
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