A look at the gifts in the Secret Room gift suite Held held at the SLS Hotel for MTV Movie Awards nominnees
By Gabrielle Patnera
HOLLYWOOD, CA (Hollywood Daily Star) 4/12/2016 – “We’re gifting four days and three nights stay along with dinner for two nights at our new America Dim sum restaurant Sarsparilla Club,” says Shelborne Wyndham Grand South Beach senior account exec Samantha Ryan. “We’re a 1940 art deco hotel located on 18th and Holland in the heart of South Beach. About a year ago we did a $150 million renovation. Our facelift. includes new rooms, new lobby, new interior, new restaurant and new amenities.” They also gave away their mason jars speakers and slippers.
In the suite:
JaM Cellars presets three wine offerings: Butter Chardonnay, JaM Cabernet Sauvignon and Toast Sparkling.
Twisted Cherries infuse their cherries with alcohol, the way maraschino cherries were originally made.
Parfaire Medical Aesthetics offers facial and botox treatments.
“Repeat is a luxury cashmere knitwear company based out of Geneva Switzerland,” says Repeat Cashmere USA account exec Melissa Passarella. “We’ve been specializing in cashmere and high quality knitwear for about 35 years. We have Doutzen Kroes as our Muse. For spring summer color is a huge trend that we saw as opposed to everybody loving their neutral’s. People are moving towards more form flattering shapes.” They gifted cashmere shawls in the suite.
“The double shot is one of our newest products,” says Fake Bake director of sales and marketing Ladonna Sheridan. “It’s an extreme tan. It’s good for experienced tanners and gives you a deep tan quickly, instead of two or three applications one and done. It works the say way the other products do. It works with your own natural skin tone. There are no stains or dyes so it won’t make you orange or streaky.”
“We have these new style of headphone and ear buds and other phone accessories,” says Spider USA CFO Andrew McNeil. “We designed everything in the US, but we make it in China. Ear buds are the new item. We have the Bluetooth that goes around your neck and the regular that goes in your ear. They all have volume control they have remote control. You can switch between phone calls and music. They work with any smart phone.” Available at Amazon and overstock.com. Celebrities had their choice of ear buds, Bluetooth stereo headset, or in ear Bluetooth.
“I started Garb2Art a little over three years ago,” says Garb2Art president CEO Dawn Andrews. “I was actually taking different bottles, wine bottles catsup bottles records that didn’t work melting them twisting them, painting them. Making them art. So it was really garb to art. Then I like artsy things so I started making lip-gloss and it started selling. So we turned it into garb to art cosmetics. So basically what we do is these tubes are from a company that had gone out of business they were going to throw them away, they hadn’t been used so we had them shipped from California to Indiana/ We had fill them. Everything is hand made. We do hand made up-cycle recycle.” The displays were recycled for Garb 2 Art. Gifted new lip gloss in tubes that have mirrors and a light.
“Sagjol is about love, it’s about acceptance, Sagjol stands for Sewing Awarness Globally Justifying our love,” says Sagjol owner Sarah Marchand. “ I started this line as an artist I painted a piece that I named see from your heart. And I figured that would make a great logo. So I stared embroidering it to my jeans and printing in onto tee-shirts. Most items are made from recycled products. We’re here in Los Angeles.” Gifted tee shirts, muscle tees or bracelets.
“I started straight out of college and have been doing it for about 15 years now,” says Tracey Tanner owner Tracey Tanner. “ I studded fashion and kind of fell into accessories. I worked with leather on my senior collection in college. And once I started working with it there was nothing else like it, so I haven’t looked back.” New watercolor hides are bright and fun for spring and summer.
“We make call natural skin care products for those with eczema and psoriasis,” says Marina Cottage Soap Co President Vanessa Mueller R.N. “ I have a daughter with eczema. I’m a nurse by trade. Started the company for her then we branched out and we have what we brought here today is our Maggie McNair series. It’s a children’s hygiene book series talking about the importance of having a bath brushing your hair etc. And we brought all the soaps to go with it.”
“What we offer is a high end line of frozen pizza’s and pizza crusts,” says Smart Flour Foods VP of marketing Sameer Shah. “The crusts are no-GMO verified. The pizzas are all certified gluten-free. We use very high quality ingredients. No preservatives. No hormones. This particular line has no antibiotics in the meat. We’re made with ancient grains Sorghum Amaranth and Teff. Most gluten free offerings use rice flour.” Available at Whole Foods, Sprouts, Bristol Farms, Ralphs. Gifted coupons and hot mitts.
“These are disposable period panites with a built in pad,” says Pantie Pads CEO and founder Larisa Zorin. “We provide women with protection for up to 12 hours. They are breathable and hypoallergenic. They are biodegradable.”
“I am a fashion designer located in Zionsvill, Indiana,” says owner/designer Nikki Blaine MBA, MFA. “ My style I coined it as glam/chic. I make custom clothing and I also have ready to wear. From handbags to wedding gowns. I have glam/chic tee shirts.” Gifted couture dresss to a select few.
“We have a new product that removes pet hair from everything,” says Furrfighters LLC owner Jim Rimoshytus. “Furniture, clothes, carpet, bedding, car interior, ours are washable and reusable. They come in different colors and different sizes. It also works on lint, dandruff human hair anything really.” Gifted pocket Furrfighters, and gloves.
“We’re here debuting our Chazer sweets collection,” says Chazer clothing owner Ross Schatz. “It’s all pastry inspired designs. We have some cookies to eat to accompany the designs as well. Showing donuts, cookies all the sweet things in life.” Wear sweets don’t eat them. Part of the Shopify stores. Gifted t-shirts with images of sweets to eat. They also gifted cookies and key chains.
“I have Serenol for the emotional symptoms of PMS,” says JDS Therapeutics western divisional sales manager Danielle Hall. “We launched this product in August of 2015. We found there are lots of things to treat the physical symptoms of PMS, but not a lot for the emotional symptoms of PMS. This non hormonal treatment that we found in clinical studies, double blind that 70% reduction in the irritability, mood fluctuation and dysphoria, a feeling of general uneasiness or dissatisfaction.” It’s non-prescription.
“I’ve always loved jewelry,” says Gris designer Alison Hall. “I would make it for myself and people would ask me where I got it, o I decided to take a chance and had a big trunk show and it’s people have gone crazy. “I love doing the necklaces because I get to do a different look, layering look and things like that. A lot of the pieces are made with rose set and pave diamonds semi-precious stones. So it’s kind of high end, yet edgy, elegant.”
“We are an aromatherapy company we are giving away our new aroma diffuser kit with one essential oil blend relaxation,” says Gurunanda national sales manager Erin Schafer. “It’s actually being sold right now at Wallmart online and in the stores. We have a whole line of 15 different essential oils and eight different blends. Blends are a combination of essental oils like breath easy, relaxation.” They also gave away the book Wall Street Yoga.
Clixit and Fix-it is an acne eraser spot treatment that looks like a pen. To erase acne in 12 to 24 hours. Heal and conceal. Gifted the acne eraser or the healing and conceal.
An additional bag with 60 items was gifted to a select few . Some received SilverCar gift certificates for six months free rental of an Audi A4, value $15,000.
Other gifts in bags…
Ardezen face and body soap. Takes six month to cure so it’s silky soft. Made with natural oils with no harsh or artificial ingredients. This soap is unscented. Made is small batches in the USA.
Armani Wells has been around for 15 years and is owned by Claudia Wells, She played Jennifer Parker in the original Back to the Future. Now known for her fashion sense in Los Angeles. The clothing is name brands that Wells has been able to procure for a fraction of the original cost. The items are new never worn item or very gently worn items.
Cannabis Beauty hemp beauty products. Anti-Aging Toner is alcohol-free, and Anti Aging Herbal Detox & Support.
Chi For Dogs K-9 styling gel.
Dallas Caramel Company, started by Rain McDermott in 2007, she’s perfected their creamy soft caramel candy sold today. Thirteen flavors: Sea Salt, Orange, Cinnamon, Chai, Coconut, Espresso, Chipotle, Drunken Nut (Texas Whiskey & Texas Pecans), Pumpkin, Bacon, Apple Pie, Chocolate and original. All are gluten free except for Texas Drunken Nut.
Elysee age defense eye contour gel.
Inked by Dani line of hand-drawn temporary tattoo designs for festivals and parties. Made in the USA.
iRing has a premium kickstand and secure grip available in many colors.
La Chatelaine Crème Pour Les Mains tin with three hand moisturizers. Made with Organic Argan Oil that is high in vitamin E and essential fatty acids helps keep your hands soft. A non-greasy formula. Cruelty-free, No BHT, Parabens, or Phthalates, Phenoxyethanol, DEA, or Propylene Glycol. Made in France
Mancakes are pancakes with high protein. For the athlete who needs more protein for working out. The first flavor was Cinnamon Oat.
Nailtiques kits formulas and color lacquer.
NW 58th Street wearable art is handcrafted cuffs made in Seattle. Hand-made with vegan leather, or suede. The art is all original. Made in the USA.
RE drinks uses 21 all-natural super-fruits from around the world. The vitality drinks are: REjuvenate, REvitalize, and Revive. Each supplement also contains antioxidants and other ingredients designed to sustained energy and long-lasting health benefits.
Sedona Lace gifted a blush brush in a case.
SlicSkin is a pad to get rid of wrinkles around the chest area, caused by sleeping on one’s side, the sun or gravity. There are no fillers or adhesives.
Sole Options presents cool options for their socks. Men’s and women’s styles. Lightweight athletic socks knit in a stretchy fiber blend offer elasticized arch support for superior fit and comfort.
The Sweet Tooth Fairy’s Megan Faulker Brown was on Food Network’s Cupcake Wars in 2012. She won the competition with Cranberry Wine & Brie Cheesecake, Crème Brûlée, and Sweet Potato Pie. She now has ten shops and growing. Gifted cake-bites.
Thera Cane deep pressure massager. Self-apply deep compression directly to hard, knots to your back and shoulders. Increase circulation.
Xentris Wireless designs, manufactures and distributes wireless accessories. Wall chargers, vehicle chargers and cables to use the chargers. Xentris is a women and/minority-owned business. WMBE certification.
YooHoo & Friends plush stuffed toys recognize rare or endangered animals around the world. Characterized by their big eyes, bushy tails and colorful soft fabrics, the five main characters are YooHoo, Pammee, Lemmee, Roodee and Chewoo. Over 70 additional characters represent endangered, extinct and extraordinary animals. New animals are introduced to the collection each year.
Fake Bake gifted Double shot Expresso Tan, the face Anti-aging Self Tanning lotion with Matrixyl-3000, Amplify Daily Gradual Tan, Fake Bake blush, and Fake Bake Bronzer,
Garb 2 Art gifted two new lip glosses in tubes that have mirrors and a light. Colors include Funky Town and Sweet Child o Mine.
Gurunanada Healthland LLC gifted an oil diffuser and extra oil.
Marina Cottage Soap Co gifted a book and matching soap for kids
Repeat Cashmere Gifted a cashmere item, They make ponchos, cardigans and shawls
Sagjol gifted t-shirts or muscle tees http://www.sagjol.com/
Spider USA Inc gifted ear buds with remote.