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
In Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities
This Sunday just so happens to be our dear friend Mary’s birthday! Way back in May during our recipe development meeting, I asked Mary to pick the recipe of her dreams and we would make it on July 13. The conversation started with a gluten-free chocolate cake. Then, the... Continue Reading
In Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Mom to Mom Blogs
More summer fun with our shoe shopping family. Leilani was back with more pictures of her adorable family - hubby Sean with Connor, Gabby and Patrick!
Looks like I'm not the only one that loves the beach!
I'll see you next Thursday for Shoe Shopping with Jane and feel free to stop ... Continue Reading
In Jewelry Talk, Judith Ripka, Hosts & Personalities
Hello everyone. Can you believe it is already July? This summer is really flying by, and I hope that you are all creating your own special memories. I think that it is so important to take time to enjoy the beautiful weather. Ron and I have been doing just that.
I always say that if I did not spend... Continue Reading
In philosophy, The Q We Love, Q News
Philosophy 15th Anniversary SWEEPSTAKES
SPONSOR: This Sweepstakes is sponsored by QVC, 1200 Wilson Drive, West Chester, PA 19380 (“Sponsor”).
ELIGIBILITY: No purchase necessary. Must be 18 years or older to enter. Void where prohibited. Sweepstakes i... Continue Reading
In For the Home Talk, In the Garden
Making your own compost is a simple process with so many benefits! A compost bin will mean less garbage, greater fertilizer for your garden and a greener environment for all of us.
There are numerous compost bins you can purchase. At the farm, I use a tumbling composter largely because... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Brenda810 | in Fashion Talk, All About Accessories
Want to see what some of our Fashion & Accessories guests and hosts are up too this Summer? Check out the pictures below that give you a look into their vacations, families and more!
Quaker guest Angel, with her boyfriend Tim at a clambake
Wow! Look at that spread
... Continue Reading
In Fashion Talk, Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities
Here is my next installment of Jewelry On Q Street. When we need styling tips we don’t walk – we RUN to Toi. She is the fashion guru for hosts. She’s amazing and I can’t say enough good things about her! She snagged the Steel by Design ankle bracelets off of my tray and... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Usedtobeoxox | in Beauty Banter, Mom to Mom Blogs
Well ladies, the big day is finally here! I'm so excited to launch the TULA brand today on QVC.com. After months of researching unique ingredients for skin, I'm proud to introduce you to the TULA skin-care line infused with probiotic technology. My medical and media career are both dedicated to help... Continue Reading
In Beauty Banter, Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities
One of the greatest things about being a host at the Q is getting introduced to new and exciting ideas before they can be seen anywhere else. Such was the case when I met Dr. Roshini Rajapaska (Dr. Raj) and experienced her new skincare line called TULA. You might already know Dr. Raj bec... Continue Reading
Last Reply by sonatinas | in Health & Fitness, Hosts & Personalities
Hello from Lake Tahoe! Have you ever been here? It is one of the most beautiful places I have ever seen.
The first day and a half of my vacation has been busy! But busy with wonderful things. Tuesday evening consisted of a delicious dinner, (an all too good dessert), catching up, long games o... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Karenlynn | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Recipe Swap, Hosts & Personalities
OMG!! I made these wings last week! They were soooooo good!! Crispy, saucy and just a touch spicy. Here is the recipe.
Not So Hot Wings
Vegetable or Canola oil, for frying
1 cup all-purpose flour
1 tablespoon paprika
3 pounds chicken wings, split at... Continue Reading
Last Reply by turtles | in Kitchen & Food Talk, TSV Talk
We hope you had a relaxing July 4th holiday and that you had time to celebrate summer with fun, fireworks, and best of all food. Fresh fruit and summer is the perfect way to soak up the last few weeks of summer and a great way to end a long day at the beach. KitchenAid i... Continue Reading
Last Reply by KitchenAid Team | in Kitchen & Food Talk, TSV Talk
Here are the most frequently asked questions from our customers about the KitchenAid 9 Cup Exact Slice Food Processor w/ French Fry Disc & Dough Blade. Don't see an answer to your question? Post your question to this blog, below, and check back throughout the day on Wednesday, July 9, 2014... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Deeze | 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 Kitchen & Food Talk, Recipe Swap, Temp-tations
Do you get hit with the travel bug when the weather turns warm? I certainly do. And this summer, I’ve been blessed with some truly incredible opportunities to hit the open road.
From weekend trips to the beach, to a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Australia with my mom, Gail, I’ve seen some ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by piperoni | in Jewelry Talk, The Q We Love, Hosts & Personalities
There’s no place like home….. there’s no place like home…..
How many of you have watched “The Wizard of OZ” and DROOLED over those “Ruby Slippers” that Dorothy sparkled at us???!? As a little girl, it was at that moment that I fell in ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by syl | in Beauty Banter, philosophy, TSV Talk
Give skin a drink of water from head to toe with this two-piece super-size hope set, featuring hope in a jar original formula moisturizer for all skin types and hope in a jar advanced skin smoothing body lotion.
philosophy super-size head to toe hope duo
In 1996, Christina Carlino founded ph... Continue Reading
Last Reply by piperoni | in Fashion Talk, Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities
You have been asking about the bangles in the video & THEY'RE HERE!! Woo, Hoo! Extraordinary Life is the QVC trademarked name for the collection. We picked the name because we felt that each person has a story to tell, and these bangles help share their story. There are 9 d... Continue Reading
In Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Mom to Mom Blogs
It is HOT here in the West Chester area…my thermometer says 89.9, but it feels like 100°F! What’s it like in your area? Hot? Humid? Are you looking for a way to beat the heat? I have two refreshing little words for you: Iced Tea.
I think everyone has their own spec... Continue Reading
Last Reply by CC1017 | in Beauty Banter, TSV Talk
We have a fantastic Today's Special Value featuring our Clarisonic Pedi Sonic Foot Transformation System. Dr. Robb and the Clarisonic team will be here all day on Tuesday July 8th to answer all of your burning questions, so please ask away! We’ll be answering your questions from 2 – 4 PM. You love Clarisonic for your face and body, now tune in to learn how the new Pedi System will give you softer, smoother feet! Keep the questions coming, now is the best time to interact with Dr. Robb and get all the answers.
-- Team Clarisonic Continue Reading
Last Reply by boardwalk_angel | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities
How was your holiday weekend!? Filled with terrific food? Time with family and friends? It can be tough getting back in the swing of things after a long weekend, so I hope your Monday was easy and stress-free. Mondays and Tuesdays are typically my days off so I’m enjoyi... Continue Reading
Last Reply by ncmom | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Recipe Swap, Hosts & Personalities
In celebration of 'National Grilling Month', I present to you, Tex-Mex Chicken. Two great things about this easy recipe .... it can be made in either the oven or on the grill and it can be made as mild or as spicy as you like. I hope you enjoy it as much as I do.
4 ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by tootums | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Recipe Swap, Hosts & Personalities
Strawberry Coconut Agua Fresca
Recipe courtesy of Vitamix
3 cups (450 g) frozen unsweetened strawberries
2 cups (480 ml) coconut water
1 lime, peeled
2 Tablespoons (30 ml) agave nectar
2 cups (480 ml) ice cubes
Place all ingredients into the Vitamix... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Danky | in All About Accessories, TSV Talk, Mom to Mom Blogs
My mom and Founder of skinnytees, Linda Schlesinger, always loves to send my brother, David Schlesinger and I boxes of “goodies”. Seeing that us kids are in Los Angeles, and Mom, in Michigan, can’t run over and fill our fridge from time to time, she spoils us by sending boxes... Continue Reading
Last Reply by katiescarlett | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Mom to Mom Blogs
I wanted to share this beautiful post from one of my Facebook Friends, Linda R. She wrote this during the Black Hills Jewelry show on Memorial Day. (BTW – the Black Hills Gold Guy is Jim Whittaker. J)
“I am so enjoying the Black Hills Gold show. I woul... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Jenny Book Lover | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities
Happy Independence Day! It’s a beautiful day in West Chester…I hope that's the case across the country and I hope you’ve got big plans to celebrate our nation’s 238th birthday! I always love doing a little light reading early in the morning and I stum... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Nuna Faye | in Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities, TSV Talk
Happy Fourth of July! We’re celebrating with our American West Treasures Sleeping Beauty Sterling Cuff (J291921)! It is 38 grams of glorious silver, and features the most treasured American gem, Sleeping Beauty turquoise from the now closed mine in Arizona. And as if this wer... Continue Reading
In Recipe Swap, Hosts & Personalities, Mom to Mom Blogs
Just one Christmas is not enough these days. For those who love to get a serious jump start on Christmas shopping, enjoying the fantastic sales at QVC (guilty!) why not take the inspiration to next level fun and throw a mini Christmas party in July? Your kids will love it (especially the chocolate-y... Continue Reading
In For the Home Talk, In the Garden
The 4th of July is one of the most beloved national holidays! It’s one of my favorite days for many reasons – but one thing that tops the list is that July 4th is all about outdoor celebrations. It’s a hallmark American day commemorated with parades, fireworks and burst... Continue Reading
In Fashion Talk, Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities
Here are my next two additions of Jewelry On Q Street. Let me know what you think. You get to meet one of our Interns and Alex who is jewelry shopping for his wife's birthday.
If you are not able to view them, some people are having trouble viewing on their iPhones or iPads, you can click here and see them on my facebook page: Nancy Hornback QVC.
Here are a few of the beautiful pieces of jewelry on my tray that are available now;
http://qvc.co/EpiphanyDMQTennisBrachttp://qvc.co/BronzoItaliaHoopEarringshttp://qvc.co/bronzoItaliaOvalEarringshttp://qvc.co/steelByDesignAnkleBra... Continue Reading
In Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities
For our 20th wedding anniversary, Bill and I took a few days off before our big American West Fourth of July celebration on QVC to reminisce about our first two decades together. Having been a match made in jewelry and gem heaven, one of our first dates was the Santa Fe Indian Market, and our ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by shwarma | in Fashion Talk, Dennis Basso, Hosts & Personalities
Hi everyone! I hope you all are enjoying the beginning of summer. We are traveling for the first time to the beautiful Scandinavian countries. The photos are from both Stockholm and Copenhagen. We have visited both Royal Palaces in each city and watched the changing of the guard along with a tour of... Continue Reading
Last Reply by mtnbikegirl | in Fashion Talk, Susan Graver, TSV Talk
Summer is in full swing and it's my favorite time of the year! I adore taking long walks in the park and collecting shells on the beach. Since I don't care to wear a bathing suit or shorts, I'm enjoying the ease and comfort of my newest obsession... My one piece romper dress! It's casual enou... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Angie127 | in Fashion Talk, Quacker Factory, Holiday Advice
The Fourth of July means so many things to everyone. To me, it reminds me of the many sacrifices our forefathers made to create this country of ours! And I thank them for all of the freedoms I am privileged to have to this day.
As you may know, Jeanne Bice loved all of our patriotic holidays.... Continue Reading
In Recipe Swap, Health & Fitness, Hosts & Personalities
Independence Day is right around the corner! How do you plan on spending it? With family and friends? Will you celebrate by the beach or BBQ style? No matter how you celebrate, there are always delicious sweets and snacks lying around that may not be on your summer slim-down plan. Here are some ta... Continue Reading
Last Reply by girls3 | in Health & Fitness, Hosts & Personalities
Every Tuesday on Facebook I like to post a "Torture of the Week." Selfishly, it motivates me. But mostly, because I love reading your comments. I love when you try the moves, and I laugh out loud at your jokes when you don't. Here is a little recap of the "Tortures" for the last month. Enjoy! (Or no... Continue Reading
Last Reply by PatAnn | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Recipe Swap, Hosts & Personalities
You have probably heard Pat & I talk about how much we love bacon. Here is another recipe featuring our favorite other white meat. It makes for a great appetizer or side dish. And surprisingly it heats up nicely in the microwave the next day. (just in case there are any left).&... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Sheribilly | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Mom to Mom Blogs
During the holidays it's tradition in my New Orleans-based family to take all the leftover turkey and turn it into a gumbo! Here's the recipe...hope you like life spicy!
2 lbs cooked turkey off the bone
8 cups stock (chicken is fine, but bonus if you used the turkey bones to make the... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Desi | in Beauty Banter, Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities
Summer is my favorite time of year; sunshine, warm weather, vacation getaways. But summertime can also wreak havoc with our beauty routines; make-up melts, hair frizzes, and skin is parched and dry. Here are a few of my favorite beauty tips that get me through the warm weather season -- no sweat!
&... Continue Reading
Last Reply by ailika | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Recipe Swap, Hosts & Personalities
Submitted by Mary Beth Roe
Minnesota Mint snowballs
1 cup softened butter (or shortening)
1/2 cup powdered sugar
2 teaspoons water
1/2 teaspoon salt
2 cups flour
1 cup quick oatmeal
Mix together all of the above ingredients and roll into 1 inch size balls. ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Tricka | in Beauty Banter, Laura Geller, Hosts & Personalities
Happy holiday week!! Are you having a Fourth of July party at your house? Are you going to one? I’ll be blogging later today with some entertaining ideas. But first, let’s talk about MAKEUP. What’s your makeup routine in the summer? (If you’re like me, the answ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by jillruns262 | in Electronics Talk
Hello QVC Family!!!! Wow!!! I have finally made it – I am going to actually be on QVC!! At least this is what my grandmother thinks, and we all know she is the boss! I am the host of America’s Got Talent, had hit shows on MTV, produced shows on Nickelodeon and starred i... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Bangy | in Beauty Banter, Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities
Kinda ironic I should be writing about my fav beauty products, because right now, they are all in boxes stacked in a corner. I am moving this week. I can assure you, over the next few days, sweaty, unshowered, tired from unpacking from dusk to dawn…I will NOT be feeling so beautiful even with... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Denniejo | in Fashion Talk, Denim & Co, Hosts & Personalities
As everyone prepares for the upcoming Independence Day holiday weekend, I find myself wondering what to wear to this year’s festivities. Will anyone be wearing some of their Denim & Co. items to their festivities over the weekend? Maybe new Denim & Co. pieces or your tried and true pieces that have been a staple in your wardrobe? Will anyone be going to the pool or beach and wearing some of their new Denim & Co. Beach items? There are some items in today’s show that would be great to wear to your summer barbecues, such as our Essentials... Continue Reading
Last Reply by engineer | in Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Mom to Mom Blogs
Happy July 4th!!! One of my favorite holidays! We are celebrating with my shoe shopping family with a "red, white and shoe" party! I wanted to share some photos that show how much I love this holiday and our country. I am an American Revolutionary history lover so this is my holiday! I also included... Continue Reading
In Electronics Talk, Q News, TSV Talk
Our Studio Scoop team was able to get our hands on Wednesday's Canon TSV camera a couple days early. We decided to take the camera on a behind the scenes, all access tour of the QVC studio. We hope you enjoy the pictures! Don't forget to check out all the details on the camera responsibl... Continue Reading
In For the Home Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Holiday Advice
Christmas in July is a great time at QVC, for it's all the fun of the holidays minus the storms and snow! This past winter was particularly brutal, as the east coast got hit hard with severe weather. During Christmas in July, it may be 80 degrees and sunny outside, but it definitely feels like the h... Continue Reading
Last Reply by grammaf | in Jewelry Talk, Carolyn Pollack, Hosts & Personalities
It’s hard to believe, but on a beautiful Fourth of July weekend in 1994, Bill and I said “I do” in the presence of our families at the Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island. Everything was perfect, just as I had imagined, and that’s really all I could do is imagine given that ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by never gives up | in Kitchen & Food Talk, For the Home Talk, Hosts & Personalities
Now that you have the perfect makeup tips for summertime (thank you Laura Geller!), let’s talk about throwing that Fourth of July party. There are so many ways you can make your tablescape look patriotic. In past years, I took mini American flags and incorporated them into flo... Continue Reading