New York, NY – February 17, 2012 - The Glamazon Diaries, one of fashion’s top sites, had its second annual media retreat during New York Fashion Week Fall 2012. Makeda Saggau-Sackey, founder of The Glamazon Diaries, hosted the event for some of fashion’s elite on February 16th, 2012 at The Bowery House in New York from 1:00-3:00pm.
The Glamazon Diaries Fashion Week Media Retreat was an invite only event where editors, stylists, bloggers, and fashion enthusiasts got a chance to unwind from a whirlwind fashion week. The Bowery House (@TheBoweryHouse) was the perfect venue to house Project Runway designer Jason Troisi, Loehmann’s, Kmart Fashion, Socially Superlative, KENTON magazine, Examiner, Fashion Monitor, Tineey, John Simon Daily, The Fabulous Report, amongst other freelance writers and media affiliations who were in attendance. Guests enjoyed a variety of appetizers by Private Chef Katrina Cunning (@chef_katrina), a cupcake bar by JJ’s Rockin Cupcakes (@JJsCupcakes77), snacks by Popcorners (@Popcorners), sparkling wine by Chandon (@Chandon), sauvignon blanc by Nine Walks Wine (@NineWalksWine), and beverages by Skinny Water (@skinnywaterfan). It was an afternoon of good eats, treats, and fashion conversations.
All male guests left with a gift bag sponsored by FunTote (@funtote), AXE Anarchy for Him body spray(@AXE), a bottle of Nine Walks Wine, Popcorners, Skinny Water, Fudge Him! Jellybeans (@FudgeHim), My Turn (a book) by Nathan Seven Scott (@nathan7scott), metal pens by Poppin (@poppin), a watch by RumbaTime (@rumbatime), eye care masks by Eyedews (@eyedews), and a free consultation and mini mirror by Lexington Plastic Surgeons.
All female guests left with a gift bag sponsored by Kmart Fashion (@kmartfashion), AXE Anarchy for Her body spray, a bottle of Nine Walks Wine, Mallory Musante Shoes gift certificate (@mmusanteshoes), NYX Cosmetics color lip cream (@NYXCosmetics), RumbaTime, earrings by Stone Savant Jewelry (@Stone_Savant), Nathan Seven Scott, Lexington Plastic Surgeons, Fudge Him! Jellybeans, and Poppin.
For tweeting convenience, the official hashtag of the event was #GlamazonRetreat. Photos of the event were provided by Jay Sheppard Photography.
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About The Glamazon Diaries
The Glamazon Diaries is an online publication in its fifth year that focuses on fashion, highlighting tastemakers with in-depth interviews of fashion’s power players who have had a profound effect on the industry. It also features the latest in the worlds of beauty, art, philanthropy, entertainment, culture, and politics. It is founded and run by Makeda Saggau-Sackey in New York with a highly concentrated readership in Washington, DC as well.