Last Reply by milo10 | in Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends, Mom to Mom Blogs
I’m adopted. People always ask, “when did I know?” but I can’t remember a time when I didn’t know. My family is white and I am black, so it was pretty obvious My parents adopted me when I was about 2 months old. Not because my mom couldn’t have children, I&rsqu... 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, 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 duclane | in Q Did What?, Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends
For a little holiday fun...Jayne, Wendy and I created this "Fashionably Frightful" gingerbread house for charity...
We had a lot of laughs and glue gunned fingers creating it.. and someone says they are never doing this again! Lol!
We encountered lots of trouble keeping it together! The ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by nanaluci77 | in The Q We Love, Among Friends
It's that time of year! QVC hosts an annual gingerbread house competition among all of its employees to see who can come up with some of the best gingerbread creations. The top three win a donation to a charity of their choice! Here's a look at some of the winners and our favorites!
This Hall... Continue Reading
Last Reply by AECMOM | in Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends, Mom to Mom Blogs
“To those whom much is given, much is expected.” John F. Kennedy
Last year, I was asked to pinch-hit as the commentator for the “Home of the Sparrow”, “Fashion Show to Fund the Future” event. Without any hesitation I agreed. It was a fun fille... Continue Reading
Last Reply by baker | in Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends, Mom to Mom Blogs
Well the last few weeks have been a new chapter in my life and Nikki's college life...I have been sending weekly care packages filled with food, warm socks, decorations and anything else I could think of to remind her of home...I am officially on a first name basis with my new friends at the post of... Continue Reading
Last Reply by annieb88 | in Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends, Mom to Mom Blogs
My oldest daughter has always picked easy Halloween costumes. In the past, she has just pointed to a costume in a catalog and we are done. Princess Leia, princess witch, girly vampire, princess ninja... you get the idea. Princess with a twist. However, my five year-old  ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by goocharoo | in The Q We Love, Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends
How’s this for a spooky blast from the past? I came across an old Inside Magazine issue and had a good laugh at the front cover…
YIKES!!!!! Yes, that is me!
So I'm sure you're wondering for what occasion did I undergo the Mrs. Doubtfire transformation! Back in 2005, Insider me... Continue Reading
Last Reply by samslilangel | in Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends, All About Shoes
For 21 years, I have had the fun of shopping and pleasure to share the Shoe of the Day on QVC! I have always looked at these special shoes and boots with a special fondness over the years..but it was not until a few weeks before Christmas two years ago that I really understood breast cancer.&n... Continue Reading
Last Reply by pickie3 | in Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends
Bree’s beach bum status was confirmed back in June when we hit the Jersey Shore for a family vacation. It was a relief knowing that not only could she handle a day spent wearing a bathing suit at the beach covered in sunscreen, but she actually LOVED IT. I say it was a relief because me and St... Continue Reading
Last Reply by twinkies | in For the Home Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends
Fall harvest is the time to celebrate the bounty of the growing season. Pat, Wendy & I spent a day at Linvilla Orchards in Media, Pa. We took on the challenge of the corn maze and with a little help from a friend made it to the end.
We made a few friends at the petting... Continue Reading
Last Reply by BulldogHawk | in For the Home Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends
I love to decorate for every season! My fireplace is my favorite focal point for every season.. I am sure you will recognize lots of QVC products from Valerie Parr Hill garland, Bethlehem lights aqua candles to battery operated lights... I added my own flare by incorporating faux leaves from the cra... Continue Reading
Last Reply by ChessaAZ | in Gamers
We need your help! We are intrigued by the dedication of the Gamers in the Forums. We’ve noticed how the top played games have been around for several years. You all have inspired us to create a new type of Game for you. Could you help us? We want your help to better understand what you love about playing Games in the Forums. Do you like a challenge? What’s your favorite type of Game to play? Do you like teaching others how to play the Games?
Don’t worry, we are not ending games in the Forums. With your help we want to create a game that your friends and you will enjoy!
We ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Creaturecation | in Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends
When we received an invitation to Courtney and Aaron’s wedding we couldn’t contain our excitement. Here was a chance to celebrate the union of two wonderful people in one of my favorite places, Georgia, and without the kids! That’s right, we decided to leave the kids wi... Continue Reading
Last Reply by noramae | in Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends, Mom to Mom Blogs
I’m living in this moment...or so I keep reminding myself. It’s taken me 36 years of constant worrying about tomorrow to get to a point where I’m not even thinking about tomorrow. Well actually, it took my baby going to kindergarten to get me to stop focusing on the next sunri... Continue Reading
Last Reply by georgia dawgs | in Pet Lovers, Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends
Happy Monday, pet lovers!!
Thank you for sending in your pictures of how you and your fur babies like to spend a "La-Z" Sunday!! Your kitties and pups (and goats and bunnies!) looked like they were pretty happy to be lazy!! Don't forget, you can always see tons more pictures of your fellow pet love... Continue Reading
Last Reply by humps | in Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends
Fashionably Early has a new look and we want YOU to be a part of our social. Each week we hope to ask a question or solicit for engaging photos and show some of these on air. We were thrilled to have over 368 people respond on both Jayne’s and my Facebook page when we aske... Continue Reading
Last Reply by amneris | in Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends, TSV Talk
First off, a warning: If, for some reason, you do not like the game of baseball, Do Not plan a vacation to Cooperstown, New York. On the other hand, if you happen to love 'America's pastime', or have a child or grandchild who loves it, then by all means put Abner Doub... Continue Reading
Last Reply by shells75 | in For the Home Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends
This week we had our friend Meg over for dinner. Not only did we have a delicious meal and a great time, but we also came up with a really fun idea for you! Because you're always inviting me into your home no matter what time of day I happen to be on-air, we thought it was time we finally returned t... Continue Reading
Last Reply by AlwaysFancysMom | in In the Garden, Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends
I thought you might enjoy seeing a few "end of summer" garden photos from the past week at our place.
There are many more, but I've picked a few of my favorites. I hope you had a lovely summer in your own garden spot! Stay tuned and keep checking my Facebook page for some fall garden photos coming ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by storymaker2 | in Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends
Last week we had a photo shoot for my new head shot! It was such a blast so I wanted to show you some behind the scenes photos.
Here's a little sneak peek at what it's like to be part of a photo shoot at the Q. Prepare for lots of laughter, lots of dancing, and lots of glamming!!
It al... Continue Reading
Last Reply by mammi | in Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends
Is there anything cuter than a first day of school photo? ... We didn't think so! Here's a walk down memory lane for some of our hosts that were able to find old photos from his/her first day of school!
Sandra Bennett:... Continue Reading
Last Reply by agdollclothesdesigner | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends
It's Rachael Ray's birthday week, and we're celebrating by bringing you Easy Pay on select Rachael Ray products! Some of our hosts here at QVC wanted to send some well wishes to Rachael as well:
You do so much for others, so it's time we did something for you! So ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by mogaman | in Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends
Thanks for sending us your photos of your pets for yesterday’s Sundays with Carolyn and Dan. We received a ton of adorable pictures--and lots of them are some great close-ups!! We just had to share them...thanks, as always, for sending these each and every week!
XOXO from your fellow pet love... Continue Reading
Last Reply by gma213 | in The Q We Love, Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends
When I travel to Italy, it feels like coming home…..not because I am not proud to be an American – I AM! 1/2 of my family is still in Italy and the other 1/2 is here in the United States. A lot of the time I feel torn between the two - because I love both families and both c... Continue Reading
Last Reply by boyzs | in Beauty Banter, Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends
Do you believe in the theory that everyone and everything is six or fewer steps away? This theory is referred to as six degrees of separation. It’s a chain of friend of a friend and that a connection can be made to connect any two people in a maximum of six steps…
Here is... Continue Reading
Last Reply by izabellasgrandmom | in Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends, Mom to Mom Blogs
A long time ago someone told me that I would be able to tell time by the age of my child...that same person told me that I would never know a love so strong as the love for my child...
The birth of your baby is always a miracle and I had lots of support at the Q as the stork arrived a f... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Chris KC | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends
I am a Graduate Gemologist (G.G.)!!!! Woo, Hoo!
I found out last week (while on vacation) that I had passed my 20-stone exam with the required 100% accuracy. I laughed. I cried. And then laughed and cried again! What a journey…20 months, 100’s of hours of study, 3 t... Continue Reading
Last Reply by ical | in The Q We Love, Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends
I am having a bit of fun picking out my favorite photo from the host photo shoot… perhaps you can let me know what is your favorite.. oh and let’s all be nice! Lol!
You can find me on Facebook at: www.facebook.com/DanHughesQVC
Twitter: www.twitter.com/danhughesqvc Continue Reading
Last Reply by avamea7 | in Beauty Banter, Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends
Nail polish has moved way beyond your standard red and pink. In the last few years, women of all ages have started to sport blue, purple, orange, even gray nails. It only makes sense that the newest trends involve taking it to the next level by combining these colors. Two-toned nails are more ... Continue Reading
In Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends
Today’s job: Tour Guide! While many of us are used to the non-stop, 24-7 world of QVC, it’s always great to open our doors to someone who’s never seen it before. Karen Rodgers from a popular Show called “FYI-Philly” dropped by to join in the fun, even presen... Continue Reading
In Electronics Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends
In the upcoming month, we will be starting some exciting new initiatives with Fashionably Early and so I thought I would quiz my friends on their favorite way to post photos to Facebook.
Click below to vote.
<a href="http://polldaddy.com/poll/8212357/">What are you using to post pictur... Continue Reading
In Beauty Banter, Fashion Talk, Among Friends
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Last Reply by shwarma | in Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends, Mom to Mom Blogs
I didn’t want to call this blog stay-cation again so I am going with “Day Trippin’ because that is what we did for the last 2 weeks.
We started our vacation joining our good friend Holly celebrate her sons wedding. Congratulations to John, Jeannie and family. It was a ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by 3grannyjan | in Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends, Mom to Mom Blogs
My kids are losing their minds! Granted they are four and five years old so that’s not a new thing in our home, but right now they are planted in front of the television watching Nancy Hornbeck sing, "Let It Go", singing a chorus of “I want it now!!!” right along with her.
G... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Heather349 | in Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends, Holiday Advice
I am so excited. I get to host "Courtney Says I Do" next Monday at 2pm ET on QVC Plus! It's a Bridal Shower for our dear Courtney Cason and YOU are invited! Don't fret if you don't have QVC Plus yet on your area, we will also be airing the broadcast on QVC.com :) More details to come!
YEARS ago, I was a flight attendant. I loved the traveling, my dear crew members, and meeting new people. Since we are talking about weddings and honeymooning next week, I thought I would share some thoughts on something I know about: travel! I am confident in my ability to help you maximize space and minim... Continue Reading
In The Q We Love, Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends
So yeah I've been pretty much Grumpy Cat crazed since meeting that little feline on Friday. I also spent some time on-air with her and she was... well... very grumpy!! Just kidding, she is actually the sweetest little cat ever.
I asked for you all to submit your best Grumpy Cat photo and we r... Continue Reading
Last Reply by kell123 | in Fashion Talk, Among Friends, All About Handbags
The time has FINALLY come! I have just received my wedding pictures and I could not be more excited to share them with you all!
On June 19, 2014, Sean and I were set to be married at the most magical place named Oheka Castle. Built in 1914, the castle is located in Long Island, New York. We... Continue Reading
Last Reply by EarthMinerals | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends
As many of you may or may not know today is Gem Day at QVC! We have phenomenal deals on some gorgeous designer gemstone pieces that I can't get enough of! I wanted to spend this special event day not only drooling over some of our most gorgeous pieces, but also highlighting a very special gem of our... Continue Reading
Last Reply by complication | in Beauty Banter, Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends
The day after Ryan's high-school graduation party, he left for China on a cultural mission trip with a group from our church. Our son, Eric, went on the same trip eight years earlier and had such a great experience. Here's Ryan's story:
"I’m sure it takes a lot of guts for a mom to le... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Joan Kaylor | in Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends
Thank you to everyone who submitted photos of sun, sand, and sea time with your pets for yesterday’s Sundays with Carolyn and Dan! We loved seeing all of the adorable shots of those guys running around in the sand. In case you missed them on air, we’ve complied a few here ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by 65and fabulous | in The Q We Love, Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends
Sometimes you just have to laugh. We had another round of bad thunderstorms in our area on Wednesday evening. The high winds brought down several large trees and when that happens we often lose power. Last time it occurred we were without electricity for almost 5 days an... Continue Reading
Last Reply by lucky21 | in Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends, Mom to Mom Blogs
Hi everyone!! I'm so happy to be back at the Q after spending some quality time with Bree at home. While it was hard leaving her, I'm so so so glad to be back to work and shopping with you!! I know I have a lot to catch you up on, but I wanted to start by sharing all of our photos from Bree's first ... Continue Reading
In The Q We Love, Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends
If you aren't familiar with QVC Sprouts, I will give you a little background about what it is. Have you ever seen Shark Tank? You know, the show where aspiring entrepreneurs present ideas, inventions, etc. to a panel of experts in hopes of launching their ideas with some sturdy investors behind them... Continue Reading
Last Reply by G Annie | in The Q We Love, Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends
Parenting. As anyone with kids knows, it’s a challenge for those who work a “normal” 9-to-5-type schedule. When it comes to my schedule there is no such thing as a typical day. My schedule is ever changing and the hours are often very odd, and then you through in the TONS of tourna... Continue Reading
Last Reply by happy2camp | in Kitchen & Food Talk, For the Home Talk, Among Friends
Will and I do a lot of entertaining in the summer…kids of all ages are part of our summertime fun. For the smaller kids, here’s a fun way to serve up veggies for next time you entertain or just to make snack time special at your house!
Remember, whatever you’re serving - ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Sivie Ann | in Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends
My father was a note writer. He would stumble across something interesting or something that he wanted to share, and he would write a quick note and send it. The notes accompanied everything from photographs and newspaper articles, to funny little knick-knacks. And he always ended his notes with a s... Continue Reading
Last Reply by NanaS | in In the Garden, Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends
One of my favorite hobbies is gardening… My favorite part of gardening is planting all of the gorgeous flowers and fun plants... I have to literally stop myself from over planting. The only thing that is slowing me down is all the aches and pains from carrying the dirt! I obviousl... Continue Reading
Last Reply by catcar | in Sports, Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends
To many, automobiles are simply transportation to get from point A to point B. To me, they represent so much more than just steel, chrome, paint and rubber. Cars have been my true love since I was very young. They define us as individuals and say so much about who we are or wi... Continue Reading