A Home Made to Entertain

Serena & Lily's powerhouse co-founder, Lily Kanter, happily juggles life, family, and frequent dinner parties in her turn-of-the-century Mill Valley, California, estate.

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Play Time
Photo: Jonny Valiant

Play Time

This, of course, includes the hostess herself, who makes a conscious effort to stay out of the kitchen during party time, greeting each merrymaker at the front door with a drink and a smile. "I like to be wrapped up with everything by the time the first guest arrives," she says. "I want to be out there enjoying myself, too!"

The living room sports a sofa from Verellen and a Bark Diamond Chakki ottoman and Brazilian Hide rug from Serena & Lily.

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