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Lara Shriftman and Elizabeth Harrison to Launch Exclusive Product Line on HSN

Monday, October 29, 2007 - 02:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Lara Shriftman and Elizabeth Harrison, event planners to the stars and authors of three best-selling books on party planning and entertaining, are launching their newest venture, The Party Confidential Collection, exclusively on HSN in November.

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The Party Confidential Collection is a lifestyle, which will enable anyone to host the ultimate cocktail party at home. The 25-piece collection features timeless, must-have pieces including candles, crystal candlesticks, glasses, decanters, barware, stainless steel serving trays and white porcelain platters, as well as the ultimate guides to party planning: the Party Confidential book, Fete Accompli and Fete Accompli workbook.

"We couldn't be more excited about bringing the Party Confidential Collection to life," said Lara Shriftman. "We've learned so much through the years about hosting incredible parties. We've culled the best pieces and secrets to create this Collection, and by bringing it to HSN, we'll have the chance to personally share our advice and passion with an audience of 90 million homes."

The Party Confidential Collection is classic, chic and versatile. The collection features glass, crystal, stainless steel and white porcelain. All items are designed for multiple uses, and function individually or as a set. All products easily incorporate into the items you have at home to expand your collection.

"Lara and Elizabeth are the force behind some of Hollywood's best parties," said Mindy Grossman, CEO of IAC Retailing. "Their distinctive style and voice is reflected in The Party Confidential Collection and we're thrilled to share that with our customers."

With all items priced under $100.00, the Party Confidential Collection is affordable luxury and perfect for entertaining, holiday and everyday use.

The Party Confidential Collection will debut on HSN on November 2nd at 10:00 p.m. and November 3rd at 5:00 p.m. (all times Eastern), and will be available at

About HSN:

The originator of the electronic retailing concept in 1977, HSN, an operating business of IAC (NASDAQ: IACI), is a global multichannel retailing giant offering thousands of products to enhance all aspects of its customers' lives. On HSN and, customers can find an array of unique products and brand names in categories such as Beauty (e.g., Oscar Blandi, Bliss, Paula Dorf, Liz Earle, Perlier, Sephora, Wei East); Jewelry (e.g., Heidi Daus, R.J. Graziano, Jay King); Home/Lifestyle (e.g., Dyson, Todd English, Emeril Lagasse, Andrew Lessman, Joy Mangano, ProForm, Wolfgang Puck, Reebok, Bob Vila, Roy Yamaguchi); Fashion (e.g., Randolph Duke, Carlos Falchi, Beverly Feldman, Liberte by Emanuel, LUKASTYLE, Scoop); and Electronics (e.g., Gateway, GE, JVC, Panasonic, Sharp). HSN delivers its merchandise across multiple platforms, including TV, where the network reaches 90 million households and is the 4th largest cable network in the U.S.; online, and through, which features original video content, virtual video guides, the latest trend information, tips and tricks, video-on-demand and podcasts of products.

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CONTACT: Lisa Zupko for HSN, +1-727-872-5718,, or
Elizabeth McGovern for Keri Levitt Communications, +1-212-754-1400, x 22,

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