Entertaining & design expert and author, Debi Lilly 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 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 magazine and book “Debi Lilly, A Perfect Event”.
Working for more than ten years on The Oprah Winfrey Show as Oprah’s “Favorite Pro”, she planned Oprah’s on air live birthday party celebration and designed florals, décor, styling and gifts for countless of 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 Weddings, InStyle Magazine, Brides, and more, she trains each summer at Le Cordon Bleu Paris. Debi is an entertaining contributor for ABC, CBS, Fox News, Windy City Live, WGN, Style me Prettty, Glossed and Found, and many more.
With Debi Lilly Design for Safeway Albertsons, the premiere grocery chain in North America with almost 2,000 retail stores, Debi launched an exclusive floral/décor line in 2010. Her floral and entertaining collection in Safeway Albertsons stores includes hundreds of affordable, accessible, easy chic floral, home, candle and gift products, all located in the convenience of the grocery aisle.
Additional brand partners include Bloomingdales, Room and Board, Martha Stewart, Pampered Chef, Modern Luxury, and more.
A remarkable talent, Lilly is committed to the personalization of every for clients including Miss Winfrey, Harpo Studios, Dom Perignon, Moet Hennessy, Bentley, Lamborghini, Harry Winston, Cartier, Bulgari, Leo Burnett and more. Lilly prides herself on being involved in all aspects of her events, from her own custom invitations and floral design to tabletops and gifting.
In addition, she deftly balances a demanding career, her retail concept store A Perfect Event and loft space DL Loft, and a young, community focused family.