Be my guest

Be my guest

BY Rena Kirdar Sindi (Text) and Jessica Craig-Martin (Photographs)

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The mastermind behind dozens of spectacular theme galas, Rena Kirdar Sindi brings all her creativity to the table in these pages, covering every detail from compiling a guest list and concocting imaginative invitations to planning the decor, the music, and, of course, the food and drink.
With advice on how to inspire your guests to get into the spirit of the evening, as well as tips on how to pull it off with style, Be My Guest illustrates how to make any kind of gathering a fun-filled and festive occasion.

Celebrated society photographer Jessica Craig-Martin documents 14 of Rena's extravaganzas, from the afternoon ladies luncheon to the sexy hot hacienda party to the all-night golden toga bacchanalia, capturing the glamour and elegance of each.
Rena's cornucopia of original ideas, thoughtful tips, and insightful observations can be adapted for any occasion, and will guarantee that your next gathering is exciting, memorable, and most of all, lots of fun.

ISBN: 9782843233456
7.5 x 11.0 in - 19.5 x 28.0 cm
168 pages | More than 100 illustrations
Hardcover with jacket

About the Author
Rene Kirdar Sindi, one of New York's young social swans, has thrown some of the most elaborate and richly imagined theme parties of the last decades for herself, for her friends and for many many organizations such as The New York City Ballet, The Joseph Papp Public Theater, and The Society of memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York.
A graduate from Oxford with a master's degree in international affairs from Columbia University, Rena lives in new York City with her husband and two children.

As voyeur, chronicler, and party-goer herself, photographer Jessica-Craig-Martin captures the new social scene with a witty sense of impunity.
Jessica's edgy and irreverent pictures have been featured in The New York Times, Vogue, and Harper's Bazaar, among other publications.
Jessica's photos are exhibited at galleries and museums around the world.

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