Emily Post’s Great Get-TogethersCasual Gatherings and Elegant Parties at Home By Anna Post, Lizzie Post

In Emily Post’s Great Get-Togethers, Anna Post and Lizzie Post show readers exactly how to host a successful gathering of any size — enjoyably and effortlessly.

The advice of Emily Post has been a party planning staple for decades. Emily Post’s Great Get-Togethers takes a modern look at social gatherings. It’s aimed at capturing a new generation of experienced and aspiring hosts alike, and it focuses on cultivating a person’s signature party style.

Great Get-Togethers is chock-full of original ideas and troubleshooting tips to make any celebration spectacular!

  • How to deal with guests on particular diets (vegetarian/vegan), how long to hold dinner if a guest is late, and what to do if a guest is rude or intoxicated.
  • The importance of ambience — including thoughts on lighting, flowers, and decorations for everything from casual picnics to fancy holiday parties.
  • Creative culinary concoctions — including hors d’oeuvres to die for as well as signature cocktails.
About the authors
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ANNA POST is the great-great-granddaughter of Emily Post, and a co-author of Emily Post’s Etiquette, 18th edition. She is also the co-author of Great Get-Togethers and Emily Post’s Wedding Etiquette, 6th Edition and the author of Do I Have To Wear White? Anna conducts business etiquette seminars across the country.
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LIZZIE POST is the great-great-granddaughter of Emily Post, and a co-author of Emily Post’s Etiquette 18th edition. She is also the co-author of Great Get-Togethers and Emily Post’s Wedding Etiquette, 6th Edition and the author of How Do You Work This Life Thing? She has spoken across the country sharing etiquette advice about technology, finance, and lifestyle.