Last Reply by lOVETOSHOP | in Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities
This last weekend Cam and I were honored to be guests at Catherine Gendel's beautiful wedding, which was held in the glorious Adirondack Mountains surrounding Lake Placid. What a heavenly place. As Canadians (and now Americans, too!), Cam and I joked about this winter setting (including all the fun ... Continue Reading
In Beauty Banter, Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities
Friday night's Red Carpet Style was a magical night for all of us at the Q. A few of the QVC Socialites were lucky enough to go to LA for the event and they snapped some great photos.
Good morning LA! Today is the day!
What a yummy menu at the Drybar! Pre-pa... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Beejene | in Fashion Talk, All About Accessories, Liz Claiborne New York
Hello my LCNY fashionistas. It's almost the end of February and I must say I am very ready for spring. It has been a bit cold, damp and gloomy in West Chester and working with our new spring fashions makes me thirsty for some warmth and sunshine. Spring is a time of new and rebirth... Continue Reading
Last Reply by shirleyjean | in Fashion Talk, Q News, Denim & Co
I'm Heather and I'm part of QVC’s internal design & development team. I'm one of the technical designers for Denim & Co. I focus on the woven garments but also have tons of knowledge of the whole brand. We collaborate with the designers & provide direc... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Bearcase | in Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Quacker Factory
I’m back in the States again for our Quacker Factory shows, and I’m so excited to be chatting with the QVC Community today, February 25th, right here on the Quacker Factory blog during our 4 – 6 PM ET show! We will be bringing you some new items and returning customer favorites in ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by BuBu Bird | in Beauty Banter, Fashion Talk, All About Accessories
[ Day 22 ] Red Carpet Must-Have: A great dress & I've narrowed it down to 2!
[ Day 23 ] Trend Alert! Bold Lip or Smoky Eye? Bold pink lip for me!
[ Day 24 ] "Aww" Worthy: a few days ago when I got to dress up with Lisa Robertson and Amy Stran for our Red Carpet Style party!
[ Day 25 ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by iknowshe died | in Fashion Talk, Q News, All About Accessories
NYC Fashion Week has come to a close, but my eye is still on style. Red carpet style, that is. This season means gowns and bling galore as celebs traipse through the Golden Globe Awards, the Grammy Awards and the Academy Awards. Every event is a new opportunity to spot a trend, witness a fashion hit... Continue Reading
Last Reply by sueb0921 | in Beauty Banter, Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities
There are certain cultural occasions which get people talking everywhere about the same thing. Oscar night is one of those occasions. This week, all eyes are on Hollywood, and the big movie awards show.
Las Vegas is laying odds on which films and actors will win; style experts are discussing who will be wearing what; restaurants are featuring movie-themed menus with dishes based on the best picture nominees, and lots of people are rushing to theaters to see the contenders on the big screen before it’s too late.
All this talk about movies got me thinking -- who would play “the lad... Continue Reading
Last Reply by policeman | in Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities
I recently had my first visit this year to the Mackie design studio in New York. News flash: There is a lot to look forward to for 2013…check out the color board:
I went up there on a Friday…the same day that Nemo was arriving! What a blast. Things were very exciting as the city pre... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Chelseakit | in Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities, All About Accessories
How many times have you looked at a celebrity looking all glamorous and perfect and thought, "I wish I had what they have!"?
Well, celebrities are constantly scrutinized for their appearance (and they really feel the pressure!). Looking perfect at every event is something that takes more th... Continue Reading
In Beauty Banter, Fashion Talk, Q News
Here on the Q Social Team we LOVE Pinterest. Whether we're looking for a quick recipe for dinner, clothes shopping, or just browsing all of the pretty pictures, we can't get enough! Here are some of the fun things inspiring us lately. Enjoy!
A sneak peek at the Mark Zu... Continue Reading
Last Reply by gorilla | in Fashion Talk, Susan Graver, All About Accessories
As many of you know, my son David and his fiancé Christine are getting married this coming April and I could not be more excited! Christine's wedding gown is selected, the first fitting is this weekend, the bridesmaid dresses have arrived, the tuxedo measurements have been taken, and needless... Continue Reading
Last Reply by afghan hounds | in Fashion Talk, All About Accessories, Isaac Mizrahi Live!
Hi Kids! Back again on the QVC community blog to talk about a trend I'm simply MAD over for Spring! It fits perfectly with the season. FLORALS. But not just any florals, florals reinvented!
I've created this technique which I call a photo reel print. It's sort of like an exploded floral... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Bbash | in Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Joan Rivers
Recently, we asked you to send Joan your Red Carpet style questions. Read on to see what she had to say!
luv luv to shop asked: Luv you Joan! Okay, most stars seem to play it safe with old Hollywood glamour and Vintage gowns. In what way or what designer can they chose to "push the env... Continue Reading
Last Reply by David Dangle | in Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Joan Rivers
Joan, you have some wild week ahead of you! First, to QVC on Wednesday for our sensational Today’s Special Value jacket.
David, I just adore this new jacket! It’s based on a designer jacket I was given to wear on FASHION POLICE (and it cost a fortune by the way), and I ha... Continue Reading
Last Reply by waiveland | in Fashion Talk, All About Accessories, All About Shoes
Last week Courtney and I were styled for the red carpet event by celebrity stylist, costume designer and soon to be QVC designer, Jen Rade. It was one of those "pinch me" moments where I felt like the luckiest girl in the world, and I think Courtney would agree. Jen's amazing and also so... Continue Reading
Last Reply by kimsu1 | in Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities, All About Accessories
We’re going back to Beverly. Hills that is. Ok, Ok, enough with one of my favorite TV show references. It’s that time of year again when we put the ‘everyday’ to a halt. It’s time to get glamorous, dress like we have a once in a lifetime event to... Continue Reading
Last Reply by HBNY74 | in Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Dennis Basso
Last week, we spent a few days in New York interviewing a number of designers who are creating a lot of buzz in the world of fashion. Spending time with these talented, passionate people makes me excited about fashion! And, it makes me excited about the joy of shopping for that perfect new... Continue Reading
Last Reply by insomniac | in Fashion Talk, Q News, All About Accessories
[ Day 15 ] Favorite shoes: I wore these to my first Buzz on the Red Carpet at QVC!
[ Day 16 ] Sunny style: Great sunglasses and an Isaac hat
[ Day 17 ] Favorite color: Mint
[ Day 18 ] Best find: Mason jars as planters and freshly squeezed Honeybell juice
[ Day 19 ] Flats or... Continue Reading
Last Reply by mommahen | in Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities, All About Accessories
Quick update about Inspired Style tonight. Last time I was in LA with Inspired Style, I had the chance to meet Liz from Late Afternoon. We had so much fun trendspotting for IS and the segment is finally going to air tonight :)
I was browsing Liz's blog and also my own FB page for ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Bling52 | in Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Susan Graver
Thursday is Valentine's Day, a day for us all to hopefully celebrate the love in our lives.
Cupid’s bow celebrates sweethearts and children and grandchildren and even our four legged family members give us indescribable love and love of our friends is cherished every day.
I have been bl... Continue Reading
Last Reply by marsie | in Beauty Banter, Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities
Wedding Wednesday here. Tom is vday. Thought it might be nice instead of talking abt my wedding this week, wud show u my mom n dads. So 1960's right? Been married 50+yrs. My dad has funniest cutest story abt how my mom lied n told him she played bongos in order to sound interesting. Both were pinned... Continue Reading
In Fashion Talk, All About Accessories, Liz Claiborne New York
Hello my fellow LCNY fashionistas!
Happy Valentine's day. I hope I am the first one to send some love your way. Speaking of how love is in the air in 2013, I had a moment to reflect on three special weddings right around the corner. Catherine Gendell, my dear friend Kathy from Breezies youngest daughter, our own Shawn Killinger, and of course my first born Sarah. Momentous occasions. Speaking of memorable moments and love, I would like to introduce you to my very best friends my mom and dad, Marcia and Bruce. This past week on February 5th they celebrated t... Continue Reading
Last Reply by gcgirl | in Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities
Recently my mom was here from Toronto on her annual winter visit. My mom has spent her life as a beautiful, energetic "can-do" woman. I have so many memories of the clicking sound of her high heels, holding onto her coat hem as a little girl just to try and keep up as she clipped along! She was the ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by policeman | in Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities
I was recently in New York City for the New York International Gift Show. This is a huge wholesale trade show that I attend each year along with many other business owners to purchase for the upcoming year. The inventory and vendors run the gamut. There is everything you could imagine for ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by On The Scene Blog | in Fashion Talk, Joan Rivers
It's red carpet season and who better than to answer your style and award show questions than Joan Rivers?
Submit your questions below and she'll answer as she takes the road to the red carpet. Check back next week for her answers! Continue Reading
In Fashion Talk, All About Accessories
Any time a long weekend approaches, I have a one track mind – travel. Where can I escape to? On a day to day basis, I’m preoccupied with work, my son…my life! I thrive on the notion that once in a while, I get the opportunity to take a vacation from it all. It follows, then, that ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by GRAVY PEAS | in Fashion Talk, Susan Graver, TSV Talk
Spring is on it's way and I have the perfect year-round tunic that will win your heart! If you're anything like me, I can not wait for spring to arrive - especially after this weekend's northeastern snow storm! I wanted to create a top that can be worn right now to add spark to your winter doldrums,... Continue Reading
Last Reply by ATLshopper | in Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities, All About Handbags
Well I hope that you aren’t busy right now, because I’ve got a lot to talk about and lot for you to look forward to!
I don’t know about you but I loved the biggest award for music last night. My music bill was well over $20 by the time I got done downloading all of these new... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Lady_J_2008 | in Fashion Talk, Jewelry Talk, Vicenza Style
Wow! A Day of Vicenza Style is upon us again, and it’s the first 25–hour Vicenza event that we’ve ever presented. I know I’m biased, but this recent trip to the Vicenza Trade Fair ranks as one of my best ever. The January Fair is usually the most exciting in terms of seeing n... Continue Reading
Last Reply by LR5 | in Fashion Talk, All About Accessories
I'm so excited to celebrate Hello Spring Style tonight at QVC. We gave one of our favorite blogger friends, Donna Kim of Donna Daily, a sneak peak at the fabulous collections we'll be debuting tonight.
If you live in the northeast, get snowed in with us... Continue Reading
Last Reply by coleman1 | in Beauty Banter, Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities
It’s been nearly 35 years since I last visited Disneyland. This week, I returned and experienced it all over again through the eyes of my 6-year-old nephew.
It was so much fun to see William laugh with delight as we rode the mad-mouse style roller coaster called Goofy’s Sky School. He... Continue Reading
Last Reply by lynnvic | in Fashion Talk, All About Accessories
Hi Clarks fans! New York Fashion Week is just days away and I’m already fantasizing about all the amazing runway shows. Our Clarks product directors travel to fashion weeks all over the world to get inspired with fresh ideas, and the shoes coming out for Spring 2013 are sure to blow yo... Continue Reading
In Fashion Talk, All About Accessories
I know Van Gogh’s famous painting immortalized the sunflower. However, do you know that the history of the Sunflower is a true American Flower and its origin can be traced back over 5000 years to what is now our Southwest? The Chinese believe the Sunflower is a symbol of long life,... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Shoesie | in Fashion Talk, All About Accessories
If you've been following my 28 Day Style Challenge, it's been a blast! I love reading all of your answers. We're now kicking off week two with a brand new set of questions! Check back daily for my answers and I hope you'll take the challenge with me!
If you missed last week's blog or ju... Continue Reading
Last Reply by On The Scene Blog | in Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities
What about those pieces in your wardrobe that don’t have built-in Control? Those dresses that call for a smoother shape? Don’t worry, I’ve still got you covered. Tune in to Fashionably Early tomorrow, February 8th beginning at 6 AM EST for a new design that every Wardrobe Warrior s... Continue Reading
Last Reply by jvb46 | in Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities, All About Accessories
Just in time to rescue us from the gray winter doldrums, we have a Spring Fashion Designer Preview! Yay! While next week is the big week in New York, this Friday night at 9pm ET is the big night at home. We have 2 hours of all new, fun, pretty, girly, spring clothes and I can't w... Continue Reading
In Fashion Talk, All About Accessories
During the time of the year when everything is grey and gloomy, you want to have an easy pop of color that will brighten your day. The Paisley Scroll Printed Wrap is exactly that! Tune into "Shawn Says, Accessorize!" on Friday, 2/8 at 1PM ET to see all the ways to wear this chic and versatile piec... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Plinky | in Fashion Talk, Susan Graver, All About Accessories
There are so many hand picked details that go into each and every Susan Graver garment from the moment of inspiration to the QVC package on your doorstep - each style truly has a life of its own. Last week I invited Leah Williams and Pat James-Dementri on a field trip to my manufacturer's showroom i... Continue Reading
Last Reply by happy housewife | in Beauty Banter, Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities
Hiya. "Wedding Wednesday" here. You can tell I'm older bride. Tot' forgot abt things like garter toss. (Ps not throwing bouquet. Everyone at wedding is already hitched) This adorable garter was given to me by Gabrielle Kerr (ps she had her baby!!) and I was so touched. It's blue too.
That covers blue and new. Hmm old and borrowed still outstanding. Well wait, I'm old. :) Did u guys have any cool clever or sentimental borrowed-blue-old-new, items? Wonder where tradition comes from?~ Shawn Continue Reading
In Fashion Talk, All About Accessories
Call us old fashioned but the first date is crucial and can set the tone for the potential future of the relationship. Whether it's a blind date, a set-up or you have a history with this person, it's important to acknowledge that the first date could be a start of something new. Check out our tips to help you feel and look your best on your first date!
Last summer while I was doing some work in Paris and attending a few fashion shows I met an inspiring woman, a force in the fashion industry. We had a wonderful connection as we were discussing our lives and careers and discovered that ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by PATTI3NEWENGLAND | in Fashion Talk
Well hello to all of you!
I trust that you had a great week last week. How fun was the Big Game?! It's one of my favorite times of the year due to all of the food. It seems like every big game party I've ever been to has been one big display of appetizers. I figure if I get three plates of food the... Continue Reading
Last Reply by bridette | in Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities, All About Shoes
Have you ever heard the phrase, “feels like I’m Walking on a Cloud?” Well, never before did the phrase mean so much to me as when I saw a cross section of the new Isaac Mizrahi Live Moccasin. I had this weird sort of Déjà vu moment because I had just left a Serta Mattress training session when the IsaacMizrahiLive buyer asked me to take a look at the moccasin. Seriously, some of the same ingredients/technology that we saw in the mattress were also in the footbed of the shoe. Weird… And Cool.
So then I start asking myself if I’m gettin... Continue Reading
Last Reply by PATTI3NEWENGLAND | in Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Quacker Factory
Patrick here, I’m so excited to be chatting with the QVC Community today, February 4th, right here on the Quacker Factory blog during our 1 – 3 PM ET show to celebrate National Quacker Day! Here is a sneak peek of a few of our new items coming up. I’d love to hear what you think!
... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Brown Sugar | in Fashion Talk, All About Accessories
I'm super excited to be kicking off my 28 Day Style Challenge. Each day in February I'll be answering fun, style questions and posting my answers below.
Check back daily to see my answers. I hope you'll take the challenge with me by answering the questions below in the comme... Continue Reading
Last Reply by beachside | in Beauty Banter, Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities
Can you guess what percentage of people keep a New Year’s Resolution past one month? (Keep reading for the answer.) Can you guess the #1 resolution that most people make? (Ok, that one is too easy -- of course, it’s to lose weight.) But also on the Top 10 List of Resolutions is... “To Learn Something New”.
Who doesn’t love learning something new -- a new language, a new recipe, a new hobby? It’s fun, it’s challenging and it keeps the brain sharp.
So, one month into the New Year, I’m learning something new -- Susan Graver is teaching me to knit!... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Divya- Send the Trend | in Fashion Talk, All About Accessories
Accessories can take an outfit from ordinary to extraordinary. By taking an extra five minutes to put on the right bag, jewelry, scarf or shoes, you can be on trend, instantly. Trust me, it's okay to wear last season's outfit (I’ve been wearing several of my favorite dresses for at least six y... Continue Reading
Last Reply by jstar | in Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Quacker Factory
Hi everyone. Boy, 2013 has gotten off to a fast start for me! We had a Quack-tabulous January on QVC with tons of shows and lots of new items that we shared with you. Thanks so much for joining us.
After our show on January 21st, I left for vacation!! It was fantastic. I really needed some sunshine... Continue Reading
Last Reply by FRISCO60 | in Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities, All About Accessories
I'm just now getting over jet lag, and definitely still thinking about my trip, so I thought I'd share a few more photos that I didn't put on Facebook.
As I said before, I learned a lot from this trip to Cambodia and Vietnam…about both the history and the people. As hu... Continue Reading
Last Reply by SKEET | in Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Joan Rivers
I thought that headline would get your attention!! Here’s one of my new bee pins for 2013 and it’s a beauty! Inspired by the fabulous Italian glass, Millefiori (thousand flowers), this bee is like no other in my collection. Colorful and perfect to wear with all the vivid color tha... Continue Reading