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HBO Luxury Lounge

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year… JetSet friends, we officially kick-off the 2014 red carpet season this weekend! In celebration of the 71st annual Golden Globe Awards, I stopped by the 12th Annual HBO Luxury Lounge inside the Four Seasons Los Angeles at Beverly Hills to find out what celebrities, nominees and invited guests of the media will be taking home this year.

Instantly, upon entering the suite there is absolutely no wonder why access to this high-profile gifting event is so highly coveted.

PANDORA, the proud sponsor of the HBO Luxury Lounge was on hand showcasing their affordable luxury collection including customizable charm bracelets, rings, earrings and necklaces including the new Essence collection. Guests were also treated to on-site manicures inside the PANDORA suite where they could show off their newest jewels and gems for the PANDORA mani-red carpet.

Constance Zimmer attends the HBO Luxury Lounge

Constance Zimmer // 2014 Golden Globe HBO Luxury Lounge

In a perfect world I would wear cashmere everyday and Magaschoni can make this dream come a reality. Their display was filled with soft goodness that you wanted to wrap yourself in from head to toe. Cable knit blankets for home, travel kits for on the go, and the most amazing hoodies and lounge pants just because. I bet Jesse Williams of Grey’s Anatomy and Lee Daniel’s The Butler, was thrilled to receive the cashmere sweaters, accessories and blankets to bring home to his beautiful wife, and their newborn baby girl, Sadie.

We are a JetSet Spotify family, so when I spied with my little eye, the brand that fills our home with our favorite tunes, I was jazzed. Spotify (the only way JSF streams music,) was on hand making sure all talent left as very special gold card members. Privileges include a special membership to Spotify and customized limited edition Jambox which I’m sure the celebs are totally grooving to right now.

Every JetSet parent in the know is well aware of what a great product GoGo squeeZ is to travel with. Gifting guests a variety of all-natural squeezable applesauces that are fun and flavorful. GoGo squeeZ also made each one an honorary AwesomeSauce Cardholder. How brilliant is that? AwesomeSauce card carriers receive free product for a year!

Living in the land of beautiful people is hard work, but thanks to UEvolution Mind & Body Sculpting – LA now has all the help it needs through this exclusive and unique downtown LA boutique fitness studio. Their mission is to empower individuals to grow healthier and happier by delivering one-on-one support through training and personal accountability. How pumped is our favorite gal, Jane Lynch of Glee, right now to have received a gift card for personalized sessions?

Jane Lynch attends the HBO Luxury Lounge

Jane Lynch // 2014 Golden Globe HBO Luxury Lounge

The beautiful part about Taste of Nature is each bar is not only delicious, but every single ingredient on the label is recognizable. Nothing artificial, no fillers and no chemicals. They are 100% organic and we all know what a fan The JetSet Family is of simple, yet flavorful snacks. Perfect for on the go, they are ideal for the whole fam. Guests took home a year’s supply to enjoy.

Who can resist a table full of diamonds? Certainly not me! Sofia Fiori Diamonds from conservative to elaborate, designs were displayed to compliment everything from everyday casual to red carpet couture. Who are we kidding? No one can ever have enough diamonds. They will never, ever go out of style. Pop sensation, Cody Simpson received a beautiful flower necklace for his gorgeous gal pal, Gigi Hadid.

Your best accessory is you skin and the Obagi Skin Health Institute can help preserve your best asset. With offices in Beverly Hills, San Gabriel and Laguna Beach, they can assist restoring your skin to its healthy, vibrant state by correcting any damage at the cellular level regardless of age, gender, color or skin condition. Participants of the HBO Luxury Lounge received facial products and a gift card to redeem at one of the three locations.

Boiron is a natural and safe system of medicine originating in Europe over 200 years ago. This year, Boiron has sent their resident pharmacist to the HBO Luxury Lounge to cater to guests’ individual needs by helping them feel red carpet ready from the inside out with an array of reliable homeopathic medicines and treatments.

The global lifestyle brand, Nautica, gifted talent and guests navy puffer vests and their Voyage N-83 fragrance for the men and beautiful knit ivory infinity scarves for the women in the casual classic designs that Nautica is widely known for. Breaking Bad’s, RJ Mitte, looked exceptionally handsome in his gift.

RJ Mitte attends the HBO Luxury Lounge

RJ Mitte // 2014 Golden Globe HBO Luxury Lounge

Nominated television and film stars that indulged included: White Queen’s Janet McTeer and Rebecca Ferguson, Masters of Sex’s Caitlin FitzGerald and Helene Yorke, House of Cards’ Sakina Jaffrey, Breaking Bad’s RJ Mitte, Parks and Recreation’s Jim O’Heir, Downton Abbey Lesley Nicol, Captain Phillips’ Max Martini. HBO stars that indulged included: Game of Thrones’ Maisie Williams; Veep’s Chris Godswick, Gary Cole and Suse Bradshaw; Newsroom’s Chris Chalk and Constance Zimmer; Eastbound and Down’s Jennifer Irwin and Ken Marino; Treme’s Khandi Alexander and Ntare Mwine; True Blood’s Carrie Preston, Retina Wesley and Lauren Bowles; Banshee’s Demetrius Grosse; Enlightened’s Sarah Burns; Parade’s End’s Benedict Cumberbatch; Looking’s O.T. Fagbenle and Ricky Alvarez. Other celebrities attending the suite included: Orange is the New Black’s Pablo Schreiber; The Office’s Kate Flannery; Shahs of Sunset’s Mercedes Jave and Golnesa Gharachedaghi; Vanderpump Rules’ Scheana Marie, Tom Sandoval and Ariana Madix; Cody and Alli Simpson; Gigi Hadid; Dancing with the Stars’ Karina Smirnoff and Anna Trebunskaya; So You Think You Can Dance’s Nigel Lythgoe; 30 Rock’s Keith Powell; CSI NY’s AJ Buckley; Glee’s Jane Lynch and Dot Marie Jones; Shameless’ Shanola Hampton; Annie’s Quvenzhane Wallis; The Original’s Charles Davis; Chicago Fire’s Michelle Forbes; 24’s Mary Lynn Rajskub and Greg Ellis; Real Husbands of Hollywood’s Anthony Anderson; Major Crimes’ Tony Denison and Kearran Giovanni; Suits’ Sarah Rafferty; Hello Ladies’ Kevin Weisman and Christine Woods; Davinci’s Demons’ Lauren Haddock and Tom Riley; Raising Hope’s Martha Plimpton; The Butler’s Jesse Williams; Mixology’s Ginger Gonzaga and Vanessa Lengies; Royal Pains’ Mark Feuerstein; Today Show’s Al Roker and Tamron Hall; The Fosters’ Sherri Saum; Getting On’s Alex Borstein; Hot Tub Time Machine’s Christine Bentley; Broadway’s Laura Bell Bundy, Dallas Buyers Club’s Rachel Winters.

Hugs & passports,

– Nicole

Photo credits: Nicole Standley and courtesy of HBO.

Promotional consideration has been furnished by HBO. On occasion, contributors of The JetSet Family receive products, compensation and/or services gratis or at discounted rates. This practice does not hinder the influencer’s point of view. All descriptions are factual and accurately reflect the overall experience.

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26 COMMENTS
  • Patricia Figurski January 13, 2014

    Wow! I love your ‘ideal’ world. Wish it will be real and we can share it 😉 Thanks for a great post!

  • Rebecca January 13, 2014

    Great post! And yes, diamonds make everything better (especially paired with Pandora!)

  • Debi January 13, 2014

    Wow it sounds fantastic. I can see why it would be highly coveted.

  • Lolo January 13, 2014

    It would have been so cool to go in the lounge and see what the starts get!

  • Erinn S January 13, 2014

    What a special day! The bar sounds amazing! I would be in heaven to have experienced this!

  • Lisa Jones January 13, 2014

    Would Love To Get My Hands On Some Of Those Gifts! LOL!

  • Jennifer Medeiros January 13, 2014

    I love all these brands! Especially Pandora! I am so jealous of this experience!

  • mel January 13, 2014

    How neat! Pandora is one of my favorites!

  • Tammilee T January 13, 2014

    What an amazing experience. I love these brands! Pandora is amazing.

  • Galit BreenGalit Breen January 13, 2014

    Sounds pure amazing! Love it!

  • Betsy January 13, 2014

    Looks so fun! If you ever need a tag along……. 😉

  • Sounds like an amazing experience. I love Pandora & Nautica. Wouldn’t mind few gifts from them,lol 🙂

  • Savannah miller January 13, 2014

    Everything looks lovely!! I wish I could have seen it 🙂 I <3 Pandora!!

  • Victoria January 13, 2014

    Sounds like a really nice day. Thanks for sharing.

  • Jayne Townsley January 14, 2014

    This is sooooo far out of my realm of experiences. I do want a Pandora bracelet, though. I stop and look at them every time we are in the mall.

  • Grace Hodgin January 14, 2014

    It sounds like you had a great experience and this was right up your alley. I’m glad you were able to have this opportunity.

  • Mama to 5 BLessings January 14, 2014

    Nice brands – I love Nautica – the styles are very fashionable!

  • Lexie Lane January 14, 2014

    I love lounges and wouldn’t mind being in there with all these people. I’d definitely like to chat with Constance Zimmer. She’s super cool. Great bit of fantasy.

  • Christie Moeller January 14, 2014

    OMG! How much fun!

  • Ashley M January 14, 2014

    I love the feeling of cashmere, the lounge sounded like the place to be.

  • Brittany January 14, 2014

    Oh my goodness that looks like such a fantastic time! That lounge sounds like fun times indeed!

  • Jenny January 18, 2014

    What a fun and amazing experience to have. I’d love to go to one of these events since I love HBO and their addicting TV series!

  • Mistee Dawn January 18, 2014

    I would so love to go to one of these events. Looks like so much fun. How awesome.

  • brett January 19, 2014

    i LOVE pandora. i love the tiny “red carpet” they made too!

  • Jennifer Clay January 19, 2014

    This sounds amazing! I like it!

  • valmg @ Mom Knows It All January 20, 2014

    I find that people watching can be so interesting, I bet this was fascinating!

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