Throwing stylish at-home parties is easier than it sounds. With this beautiful guidebook, anyone—even the novice host or hostess—can achieve entertaining perfection without hassle. The editors of InStyle share their expert ideas for hosting 15 unique celebrations, from dinner gatherings to baby showers to holiday affairs. Find out what invitation to send, learn shortcuts for party prep, and pick up chic decorating ideas. Readers will also find a section devoted to planning: how to set the table, which wine to serve, what barware to have on hand, and more. A resource section offers the best sources for food, confections, festive decor, and more. Look no further than this gorgeous book for inspired ideas for wowing guests with minimal effort.