Friday, February 13, 2009

Stars Turn Out for Pre-Oscar Event

On February 10, 2009, Café La Boheme opened its Tuscan country villa doors to host a pre-Oscar event. More than 200 celebrities attended, and got a ‘sneak peek’ at what’s hot for the Oscar red carpet.

“Wow, this is a party and a suite! The vibe in here is amazing!” declared Rumer Willis, 2009 Miss Golden Globe.

“The food is wonderful and all of the vendors are so incredibly nice!” said Emmy Winner Glynn Turman.

The suite featured fashion for both men and women, skin care and fragrance, lingerie, exotic trips, jewelry, footwear, goodies, spirits.

Melanie Griffith, William Shatner, Eric & Eliza Roberts, Hector Elizando, Esai Morales, Carrie Preston, Kathy Najimi, Sofia Milos, Corey Feldman, Tia Carrera, Greg & Elizabeth Grunberg, Catherine Oxenberg & Casper Van Dien, Alice Greczyn, James Avery, James Kyson Lee, Jeff Garlin, Jodi Lynn O’Keefe, Kathy Joosten, Keisha Knight Pulliam, Kym Whitley, Lou & Carla Ferrigno, Christian De La Fuente, Ted McGinley, Menyone DeVeaux, Nadia Bjorlin, Neal McDonough, Michael Welch, Nia Long, Robert David Hall, Rolanda Watts, Stacy Keibler, and Tony Dovoloani were among the celebrities and industry VIPS who attended.

Gifts and services were provided by Capelta Boots by Monique, Juan Juan, Liz Alpert Jewelry of The Spirit, Mimishooz, Ryn Footwear, Imperial Collection Super Premium Vodka, It Works!, Green Apple Active, The Clara Kasavina Collection, Jewelry by Colette, Aquamantra, Armies Wear, Aglow Candles, Camille Flawless Haute Couture, Mignon Chocolate, EJ Diamonds, Lip-Ink Semi-Permanent Cosmetics, Patented Wax, Shiekh Shoes, Seacret Spa, The Tom James Company, BLO & GO, Sedona Rouge Hotel & Spa, GLOtoSLEEP, The Golden Door, Mon Ami, Hai Elite, Kama Sutra, Original Bombshell, Hollywood Pin-Ups, Cadillac Fragrance for Men, Tina Ruggiero, M.S., R.D., Indira Jewelry, Electric Body, True Religion Fragrance for Women, Bestow Boutique, Here Comes The Guide, Sedona Bliss Spa Products, Pavonia Skin Care For Men, Honey Pacifica and Lane Bryant. The 2009 Valentine Romance & ‘Sneak Peek’ Oscar Suite was produced by Doris Bergman and Anita Talbert.

Images above: Melanie Griffith & Hector Elizondo; Eric Roberts & Tia Carrere.