He is the author of Freakin’ Fabulous: How to Dress, Speak, Behave, Eat, Drink, Entertain, Decorate and Generally Be Better than Everyone Else and Oh No She Didn’t: The Top 100 Style Mistakes Women Make and How to Avoid Them.
Clinton’s other television appearances include: Good Morning America; The View; Nightline; The Today Show and The Early Show. He has also been featured in such prominent magazines and newspapers as: InStyle; Real Simple; O, The Oprah Magazine; Men’s Health; Redbook; Family Circle; Woman’s Day; The New York Times and The Chicago Tribune.
Clinton has partnered with Macy’s since 2005, conducting style seminars across the United States. He designs a women’s clothing line, Kelly by Clinton Kelly, exclusively for QVC.
Prior to appearing on television, Clinton was a New York City-based magazine editor and freelance writer. He received his B.A. from Boston College and a Masters in Journalism from Northwestern University.
Born in Panama City, Panama, Kelly was raised in Port Jefferson Station, Long Island, and currently resides in Manhattan and Connecticut.