Sunday, May 24, 2015

Recap: ABC Carpet & Home Spring 2015 Beauty Wellness Wisdom Event

With Gabby Bernstein after her Miracles Now session

On May 2nd, I attended the ABC Carpet & Home Beauty Wellness Wisdom event. This beauty extravaganza just seems to get better each season, and this one was the best one yet! 

The morning was filled with speaker sessions including a meditation and intention exercise ceremony with Yogi Sarah Platt-Finger, Dr. Mario Martinez author of "The MindBody Code", Hannah Bronfman, DJ, Entrepreneur and founder of HBFit, Caroline Ghosn, founder of Levo League in conversation with eco-entrepreneurs Tata Harper, Rose-Marie Swift, Candice Kumai and Stephanie Walzack, and Gabby Bernstein, Miracles Now. 

Check out highlights from the afternoon filled with wellness and beauty appointments. 

Gabby Bernstein signing copies of Miracles Now


 
A look at the Sakara Life organic meal delivery service, which is based on a whole-food, plant-rich diet that includes fresh, nutrient-dense and delicious ingredients. Sakara meals are gluten-free, plant-based, dairy free, and sourced locally where possible. 

Tasty mini-matcha tea cakes from Sakara Life

JUARA Skincare provided guests with neck and facial massages. The newest launch from Juara is the Radiance Vitality Oil, which is perfect for mixing with your moisturizer for a Spring shimmer!


Kahina provided argan oil facials, and just newly launched the Lip & Face Balm, Prickly Pear Seed Oil and Hand and Body Balm. 


Mini-facials with Indie Lee

 Skin analysis consultations & how to detox your beauty regime at CV Skinlabs

Flower reading & chocolate tastings with Lotus Wei & Wei of Chocolate

Skin consultations with S.W. Basics

Aroma journeys, mini-facials & scalp analysis with Intelligent Nutrients


Celtic hand treatments with Dr. Alkalitis

mini-makeovers with RMS

Hair styling with global hair stylist Mordechai Alvow, founder of Yarok



Eat whole foods: small group sessions with Candic Kumai

Juice sampling from Rawpothecary


Express facials with Tracie Martyn


Skin consultations with Rosemare Sepulveda & Dr. Pratima Raichur

Floral arranging with the abc bloom team





The Parent Deck: one-on-one sessions with parent coach, Biteena Frazier

Session with abc home stylist Georgia Marcantoni

Astrological readings with Demitra Vassiliadis, founder of Heaven to Earth Astrology

Pleasurable weight loss, consultations with nutrition expert and author Jena La Flamme

Intuitive sessions with Elana Kilkenny

Master classes with Tata Harper, where guests performed a step-by-step DIY facial with Tata Harper's skincare products. The master class was amazing! Tata was so informative, walking us through each step, and my skin was radiant and rejuvenated at the end of the class. 

Mindbody decoded: a small group Q&A with Dr. Mario Martinez. 

Biodynamic chocolate talks with Zen & Bunni of Zenbunni Chocolate. Guests also enjoyed a variety of samples.





- Kim Weling

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Treesje and Joelle Hawkens Sample Sale - May 19 & 20

Treesje and Joelle Hawkens Sample Sale
366 5th Avenue, 
Suite 906, 
New York, NY 10001

Dates and Hours
Tuesday 5/19 – 10am-7pm
Wednesday 5/20 – 10am-6pm

Discounts will be up to 70% off. To give you some idea of the pricing, the Joelle Hawkens Chryssie in Quilted Cement is now $119 (70% off, originally $395), Courtney in Bronze/Black is now $119 (70% off, originally $395) and the Kate is $99 (60% off, originally $265).




3.1 Phillip Lim Sample Sale - 5/19/15 - 5/22/15


3.1 PHILLIP LIM JOINS 260SAMPLESALE FOR THE FIRST TIME AT THEIR SOHO LOCATION!
THEY WILL BE FEATURING WOMEN'S & MEN'S READY-TO-WEAR, ACCESSORIES, AND SHOE COLLECTIONS AT FAR BELOW RETAIL PRICES!

A PERCENTAGE OF THE SAMPLE SALE PROCEEDS WILL GO TO THE RED CROSS TO SUPPORT THEIR EFFORTS IN NEPAL.

151 WOOSTER STREET
(BTWN HOUSTON & PRINCE ST.)
NYC NY 10012
N/R TRAIN TO PRINCE ST.
C/E TRAIN TO SPRING ST.
B/D/F/M TRAIN TO BROADWAY-LAFAYETTE

MAY 19TH - MAY 22ND
TUESDAY : 12PM-8PM
WEDNESDAY : 9AM-8PM
THURSDAY-FRIDAY : 10AM-7PM

James Perse Sample Sale - 5/19/15 - 5/24/15


JAMES PERSE IS RETURNING TO 260SAMPLESALE FOR THEIR SPRING EVENT.
THERE WILL BE MENS, WOMENS, ACCESSORIES, AND KIDS AVAILABLE AT UP TO 75% OFF. 
260 FIFTH AVENUE
(28/29TH STREET)
NYC NY 10001
N/R/6 TRAIN TO 28TH STREET

MAY 19TH - MAY 24TH
TUESDAY - THURSDAY : 10PM-8PM
FRIDAY - SATURDAY : 10AM-7PM
SUNDAY : 10AM-5PM

Get Your Tickets! 8th Annual New Taste of the Upper West Side


The New Taste of the Upper West Side is almost here! There's just a few days left to grab your tickets to this annual event. 

The SoirĂ©e in the Park will kick off the New Taste of the Upper West Side festivities on May 28th, to raise funds for New York City's beautiful Theodore Roosevelt Park, surrounding the American Museum of Natural History. With proceeds benefitting the park, this cocktail event will have live chamber music and feature champagne and hors d'oeuvres prepared by a host of local restaurants. 

On May 29th, Adam Richman, host of NBC's Food Fighters and author of the upcoming book "Straight Up Tasty" will be hosting Comfort Classics, and will be joined by Food Network's Katie Lee, who will be autographing her new book, "Endless Summer Cookbook." During Comfort Classics, forty Upper West Side restaurants will display their most innovative and creative "home-style" fare, while competing to win the title of "Best Comfort Food Dish."

Limited Offer: The next 50 Comfort Classic ticket buyers will receive a free autographed copy of adam's first cookbook, Straight Up Tasty! 

On May 30th, the celebratory Best of the West will be hosted by Marc Murphy, a judge on Food Networks Chopped / owner and executive chef of Benchmarc Restaurants and Anne Burrell, co-host of Food Network's Worst Cooks in America

Take a look at my recap from last year's New Taste of the Upper West Side Best of the West event here

- Kim Weling