Had a great time at the GBK Pre-Emmy Gifting Suite at the rooftop of the L’Ermitage Hotel in super swanky Beverly Hills, California. GBK, the luxury lifestyle gift lounge and special events company, honored the 2015 Emmy Awards’ Nominees and Presenters with their annual GBK Gift Lounge. The space at L’Etmitage is airy, luxurious and oh so elegant. DJ Goodboy did a great job for setting the fun tone of the event. Foto Spark was also on site to enhance the party atmosphere by providing a green screen photo booth with photos and animated GIFs such as attendees holding Emmys.
Some of the wonderful gifts included unique and luxurious items like Belmond La Samanna, who gifted 3 Night Gift Certificates to their exclusive Resort on Baie Longue Beach in St. Martin with daily breakfast for 2; The Artisan Group gifted celebrities and members of the press a beautiful collection of eclectic jewelry, spa and bath products and other handcrafted gifts from lines such as the Humble Penguin, BuggyD Creations, Catcophony Wearable Art, Alissa B. Custom Jewelry, Sherry Truitt Studios, Matriarch fragrances, Starletta Designs, The Brass Hussy, Heidi Lee Design, The Gnarly Wave Hair Beach Waves, Mary Grace Jewelry, Andrea Designs, Jewelry by Anju Khanna, EvaLine Jewelry, Love Your Bling, Albert Soap Company Jessica Klaaren, Raven Boutique and The Lovely Smith. Caribbean Living Magazine – offered an all-inclusive trip to the Caribbean at the celebrity’s choice of 3 resorts.
Beauty and health sponsors included: Burke Williams Spa – who was gifting their wonderful H2V Exclusive Skincare Line and was giving free massages for those aching backs and shoulders during awards season; Aluminé – haircare products formulated using the best of nature and science without abrasive chemicals, parabens or sulfates; Aesthetica Cosmetics, LLC – gifting The Aesthetica Cosmetics Contour Kit; Grande Naturals, gifting their Outrageous Designer Gift Box which includes 1 GrandeLASH-MD (3 month supply) and 1GrandeMASCARA. Beauty Kitchen by Heather Marianna, providing their wonderful smelling and feeling tropical smoothie skin polish and hand sliced soap bar option, organic and natural spa products.
Among the luxury and must-have lifestyle brands included gifts from Presenting Sponsor, LifeCell.
The coolest tech item at the Gift Suite was the wearable tech jewelry called Elemoon, which is the world’s first smart accessory that lets you change its light designs to match your clothing or mood.
Ike’s Place was gifting awesome vegetarian and vegan sub sandwiches. They also had cool Star Wars themed Ike’s Place T-Shirts. The sandwiches are gluten free and really tasty.
Though I grew up around a few country clubs, I still can’t golf for the life of me, so I can’t wait to use the free golf lesson at Urban Golf Performance. They’re inviting guests with Club Fittings at their 5-Star facility in West LA to work with Matt Mora LA’s #1 Club Fitter (Golf Digest 2015).
Venetia Vodka had their wonderful hand-crafted Vodka in chic bottles that looked like giant diamonds.