Last Reply by BLH | in Joan Rivers Classics Collection, Recipe Swap
Thanksgiving has always been a major event in my family. Tons of food, and of course lots of friends and family. I tend to invite pretty much everyone I know, the more the merrier! Joan always opened her home to literally dozens on this day and I follow her example.
We usually take turns ha... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Irish1210 | in Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends
What does everyone want to wear to Thanksgiving dinner…. Sweatpants or perhaps anything with an extremely elastic waistband! But since so many of us would never, I decided to put together a fashion guide for Turkey Day! Thanksgiving is the kickoff for holiday fashion, but it’s also real... Continue Reading
Last Reply by BLH | in Susan Graver
In preparation of Thanksgiving dinner, I wanted to share a few of my simple guidelines to setting a festive table. I believe setting the table for the holidays contributes to the ambiance of the meal.
The water/soda glasses are to the right of the plate, above the knife. The winegl... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Irish1210 | in Fashion Talk, The Q We Love, Hosts & Personalities
I was in New York City recently and I had an amazing opportunity to visit George Simonton's studio. Boy....was I in for a treat! I mean, this is the designer's Designer!!!!
For starters, I had to be buzzed up to one of the most coveted 7th avenue locals.... right smack in the mi... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Jazzgrl | in Beauty Banter, Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities
There is a wonderful book called “thxthxthx: Thank Goodness for Everything” by Leah Dieterich. It’s a collection of handwritten thank you notes. What’s interesting about the notes is that they are not exactly written to “people” -- they are written to the “t... Continue Reading
Last Reply by vonny720 | in Fashion Talk
Dressing for the holidays can be a little tricky with all the different events planned and delicious treats! Whether you’re entertaining, cooking or just a guest, the key is to be comfortable yet stylish. I like to throw on my Women With Control Knit Pull On Leggings day or night. These ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by bever49 | in Quacker Factory
For Quacker Factory, Jeanne, myself & our entire team, the power of the written word is very important in our world. In fact one of the very first sweatshirts that Jeanne created, many moons ago, had the word “Believe” in the design. As many of your know Jeanne knew the p... Continue Reading
Last Reply by tbay | in Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends
When you've been fortunate to live as long and fulfilling a life as I have, you realize that surrounding yourself with family makes life that much sweeter- whether it's the family you're born into, the family you create or your family of friends.
And as I look back on this extraordinary... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Irish1210 | in Fashion Talk, Joan Rivers Classics Collection
One of the joys of working with QVC is the long-standing friendships I’ve made over the years. My dear friend, Jane Treacy, is a wonderful example of this.
Joan Rivers taught me a wonderful lesson early in our relationship: laughter is the most important thing. Laughter will carry us throug... Continue Reading
Last Reply by ColsGrl | in Fashion Talk, Kitchen & Food Talk
This Thanksgiving, I’m thankful for the ability to stop the mad rush of design meetings and on-air appearances and take some time to enjoy the friends and loved ones I don’t get to see often enough. Living in such a fast paced world we forget to take a step back and really appreciate whe... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Gingermom | in Fashion Talk, Denim & Co, Hosts & Personalities
Hello, Denim Divas!
I can’t believe how fast this year has flown by and the holidays are upon us. You all know that I love this time of year, but it does get hectic just trying to fit everything in. The team at Denim & Co. want to help make it a little easier by getting you ready…(... Continue Reading
Last Reply by valleyforge | in Fashion Talk, Isaac Mizrahi Live!, TSV Talk
Hi everyone! How fabulous is this chilly weather?! I’ve been waiting for it to get cold so that we can bundle up and finally show off our cold-weather wardrobes. These cold days could not have arrived at a better time because my new TSV is the most gorgeous way to stay warm.
This Infinity Sca... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Tennessee Barbara | in Susan Graver, Kitchen & Food Talk
It's Thanksgiving morning… The house is decorated, family and friends are waking up or are on their way and the food is ready to prep and cook, but do you have your music playlist ready?! I love having music playing in the house, and usually do, however on Thanksgiving morning it’... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Irish1210 | in Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends
Can you believe the holidays are right around the corner? I, for one, am unreasonably excited! I love the scarves and boots I get to wear, shopping with my sweet girls and of course all of the tasty traditions that come along with the holiday season. While I love all of these traditions I just... Continue Reading
Last Reply by 06Daisy | in philosophy, Quacker Factory, Recipe Swap
At the Quacker Factory we always are thinking about creative things—new clothes, great blogs, crafts, food, etc. Well one day while I was in the shower, a great idea popped into my head. I was looking at a bottle of shower gel from philosophy and I read the recipe. I thought ... Continue Reading
In Fashion Talk, All About Shoes
Is it fall yet?! What a crazy kick off to the season we’ve had. I’d say this seasons fool proof footwear would be boots. They’re great for cold, wind, rain and even some of the warmer temperatures that we’ve been experiencing. Pair them with jeans an... Continue Reading
Last Reply by ladylovesred | in Fashion Talk, For the Home Talk, Hosts & Personalities
Many of you have asked to see the way I decorate for the holidays so I decided to give you a sneak peek at what's to come.
Step 1 – Pick the perfect tree:
I found the perfect tree to compliment my family room. Because of my tall ceilings, I didn’t want it to take up t... Continue Reading
In Fashion Talk, Jewelry Talk, For the Home Talk
We all have a ton of jewelry. With all the new trends, outfits to coordinate pieces with, and the recent X ring obsession, it can get to be a bit much. Can you guess who’s jewelry collections these are?
You've guessed it! Carolyn Gracie (1st photo) is very organized. Mary Beth Roe ( 2nd... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Quacker Factory | in Quacker Factory, Cookie Exchange
“LIVE CHAT – Quacker Factory – Treating Yourself!”
I’m so happy to be back here at Studio Park at QVC!!! It’s always so much fun to be here chatting with all of you – especially during our annual Quacker Factory Cookie Exchange show!
... Continue Reading
Last Reply by MargoA | in Lori Goldstein
Going through a seasonal change in a big city is such a different experience, especially in my adopted home of New York City. I just love strolling through all the city parks seeing the falling leaves, people swapping ice cream for cider and hot cocoa, sandals for boots and all the interesting lay... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Its Me Marte | in Fashion Talk, Liz Claiborne New York
Hello my fellow LCNY fashionistas.....how did November roll in here so quickly? I feel like we just finished celebrating my mothers birthday in October all the planning and it is already over. Let me update you on the Davies clan.
Liz Claiborne New York Mixed Quilted Jacket
My ... Continue Reading
In Beauty's Best Gifts, Quacker Factory, Hosts & Personalities
The holidays are right around the corner and I’m in gift mode! It’s time to get ahead of the game and start thinking about all the friends, family, kids, parents, teachers, etc. on my list! You know I have a real soft spot for nail polish, so I thought it would be fun to share a polish g... Continue Reading
Last Reply by rosieluv | in Quacker Factory, Kitchen & Food Talk, Cookie Exchange
Several years ago Jeanne wanted to host a Cookie Exchange show on QVC. She partnered with Jayne Brown & Pat James-Dimentri, and they co-hosted the show during a Fashionably Early program. This show was so successful and everyone had a blast!! And can I tell you-- there were a m... Continue Reading
Last Reply by lilac lover | in Fashion Talk, Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities
We had so much fun baking cookies! Alberti and Angel came over to bake cookies for our Quacker Cookie Exchange on November 10 at 1pm! I made Red Velvet Polka Drops! We named them for Jeanne Bice. She was the best at holidays. Plus - she loved polka dots!! This one's for you, Jeanne!
Red V... Continue Reading
Last Reply by sjk73 | in Beauty Banter, Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities
When I first met Lisa it was a mix of emotions. I was excited, scared, happy, nervous (I was sweating bullets), and ohhhh so apparently SHY! It was one of the few times in my life I couldn’t speak a peep! Then she smiled…and suddenly…I could be me again. We chatted, w... Continue Reading
Last Reply by quiltlvr52 | in Fashion Talk
I hope you had a chance to join me last month when my good friend Jill Bauer and I shared wonderful stories of Joan through the years. Jill and I are back for two more hours (our last show together until 2015!) and I look forward to more lovely memories and remembrances.
For our November 10th s... Continue Reading
In Fashion Talk, All About Shoes
Make this winter your most stylish yet. I’ve designed a collection of practical and chic boots with you in mind. My boots will help you transition as the temperatures cool down from the riding boot to over the knee, to ankle there is something for every woman. Marc
Last Reply by bigbaglady | in Fashion Talk, Denim & Co, Hosts & Personalities
I hope everyone has been enjoying the great new product we have had available this fall season so far. In today’s show we have a great new sweater & a great new Active pant, new this season. We also have some great new colors available on some long-time customer favorites. Our most popular Denim & Co. pant, the Original Waist Stretch Pants with Side Pockets, is now available in a new color, raisin brown. And our Plaid Button Front Vest with Sherpa Lining is available in claret red, new today.
What colors are you looking for this fall?? I kno... Continue Reading
Last Reply by jilly-jill | in Fashion Talk, The Q We Love, Hosts & Personalities
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In Quacker Factory
At the Quacker Factory we LOVE, LOVE, LOVE Halloween. The costumes, the decorating, oh and of course the CANDY!!! I wanted to share with you some of the wonderful Halloween displays that our team works on every year.
A few weeks ago, I shared with you my indoor decorations. So t... Continue Reading
Last Reply by KatCat1 | in Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities, All About Accessories
Meet my friend Beth who, with the help of her husband Dennis, designs one of my favorite accessory brands, Lizden's Marvelush. You may have heard me gush about how much I enjoy their super-soft scarves and wraps.
I just love how easy it is to incorporate scarves into an outfit. Whether ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by cookieQ | in Fashion Talk, Dennis Basso, Hosts & Personalities
Hi everyone! I just love this time of year when the leaves are turning and there's a little nip in the air. Growing up, next to Christmas, Halloween was my favorite holiday. I'm not sure if it was getting dressed up, creating my own costume or if it was all that candy! OMG! Our local school wo... Continue Reading
Last Reply by carolee727 | in Quacker Factory
I am so excited to be bringing you a new monthly feature here at QVC & Quacker Factory – and it’s called ‘Patrick’s Pick Of The Month’!!!
I am deeply passionate about making sure that each of you is looking – and FEELING – your best every single... Continue Reading
Last Reply by sunfloweryellow | in Fashion Talk, For the Home Talk, Hosts & Personalities
If you've shopped with me for a while, you probably know I'm Halloween obsessed. I love decorating the house for fall and Halloween. Every year we have a themed Halloween party. Last year was Harry Potter, this year is The Great Pumpkin! Here I am as Lucy from Peanuts.
When I decorate the o... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Gypsy123 | in Fashion Talk, Health & Fitness, Hosts & Personalities
As a young boy growing up in St. Joe, Michigan, I loved to go down to the lake and sit at the foot of the lighthouse on the north pier to watch the sunset. It was there that I would dream about what I wanted to be when I grew up. I dreamed that I would be many things; a baseball player, ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by mtnbikegirl | in Fashion Talk, Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities
The AM Style ladies and I love a “Craft Challenge”! And there are few things we look forward to more than our annual Halloween activity.
This year we decided to each make something using Halloween Candy. I originally thought I would give Candy Corn a try, but I settled on Tootsie Pops. ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by toddysmojm | in Fashion Talk, Joan Rivers Classics Collection
Great Joan Rivers Style and Jewelry Gift Ideas
As the holiday season approaches, I will think of Joan and the joy she always felt this time of year.
For Joan, the holiday season meant delivering meals to homebound people with her favorite charity, God’s Love We Deliver. It meant decorating h... Continue Reading
Last Reply by vietwifey | in Beauty Banter, Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities
I came to QVC back in 2007. Truth told, I had never watched QVC before I applied for the job. I had been an Anchor/Reporter in local news for about 15yrs prior, had left the news desk to appear on reality TV in NBC’s The Apprentice Martha Stewart, got canned by Martha about 3 episodes in, move... Continue Reading
Last Reply by bfree7bek | in Fashion Talk, Denim & Co, Hosts & Personalities
Hello Denim Divas,
I hope you are enjoying the new season and am sure you are very busy preparing for the holidays. Such a great time of the year!
My team and I recently went to Europe trend shopping, and I wanted to share some pictures with you. Plus, we saw a lot of really nice fresh color combi... Continue Reading
Last Reply by croemer | in Joan Rivers Classics Collection, Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities
On the morning of August 28 as I was getting ready for work, Joan Rivers inexplicably popped into my mind. For some reason, I began wondering what the world—and QVC—would be like without the inimitable Joan. It wasn’t until an hour or so later while driving to work that I heard the news that Joan had been admitted to Mount Sinai Hospital after undergoing an endoscopy in a Manhattan clinic.
Like the rest of the world, Joan was in my thoughts during the following week as news continued to come in about her condition. Just when it sounded like she was improving, he... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Janie L F | in Liz Claiborne New York
Hello my LCNY fashionistas...happy Indian summer, windows open fall day. I have every window open in my house. My mother always did that four times a year in the beginning of each season. As she would say "let the bad air out and the good in". I find as I am getting older and of co... Continue Reading
In Beauty Banter, Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities
I love decorating with “real flowers” for a party. They really make a setting festive and I can usually find fresh flowers for great prices at local farmer's markets. I bought a flat of a dozen orchid plants in a variety of white and pink shades for a recent bridal shower.
Another thi... Continue Reading
Last Reply by gretaboots | in Fashion Talk, Isaac Mizrahi Live!, TSV Talk
Hi Girls! I’m so thrilled to introduce you to this month’s BIG TSV, my new leather-riding boot! There is NOTHING that elevates your fall wardrobe like a gorgeous, heavenly pair of new boots. I’ve done boots before but this pair combines all of the best elements of our previous hits... Continue Reading
In Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities, TSV Talk
What's NOT to love about everything Carole Hochman creates? She's really outdone herself with the ultimate in comfort in her yummy fleece checked jacket with pockets, knit top and leggings pajama set.
AND she made them in Regular or Petite inseam and 5 gorgeous colors to choose from!
W... Continue Reading
In Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities, All About Shoes
I was in the Isaac Mizrahi workroom earlier this week to get a look at his new Riding Boot, which will be tomorrow's TSV (tonight at midnight).
I received a sample pair to take home and try and they are fabulous!
And leave it to Isaac to design a Riding Boot for EVERYONE. For the fi... Continue Reading
Last Reply by murf2 | in Fashion Talk, Liz Claiborne New York, Hosts & Personalities
Hello my LCNY fashionistas...happy fall. This is one of my favorite times of the year. I love the crisp fall mornings and the cool evenings. I enjoy revisiting my fall favorites (sweaters and boots) and mixing together my new purchases. Then when you least expect it .....you ... Continue Reading
In Fashion Talk, The Q We Love, Hosts & Personalities
Recently I had the honor of speaking to a group of QVC employees that won a contest for a make-over in conjunction with our stylists department – and Dress for Success. This is a charity that is near and dear to my heart.
The Philadelphia affiliate of Dress for Success has assiste... Continue Reading
Last Reply by denver girl | in Fashion Talk, TSV Talk, Mom to Mom Blogs
Tune in tomorrow for an exciting day to be shopping for sleepwear and loungewear on QVC. We are premiering some fabulous key items that are destined to become your new favorites, as well as bringing back the top rated sellers you already know and love! So we’re showing everything yo... Continue Reading
Last Reply by JeMag | in Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities
Yesterday, Courtney and I had the pleasure of being invited to Mark Zunino's new bridal collection at Kleinfeld's in New York. I think Mark Zunino is one of the most talented designers I have ever had the pleasure of knowing. He has a way of making things that compliment a women's figure and bring o... Continue Reading
Last Reply by JudyWise | in Fashion Talk, Denim & Co, Hosts & Personalities
I hope everyone has been enjoying a great fall season so far. We have some great new product in today’s show, but I wanted to talk about jackets. It is a great time of year for jackets and for layering! What is your favorite kind of jacket?? Do you prefer certain styles? Maybe a jean jacket style? Or do you prefer certain fabrications? Where are you going in your Denim & Co jackets? We would love to hear what your favorite Denim & Co. jacket is in your wardrobe!
In today’s show, we have some great new jackets. For that a... Continue Reading