Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) September 14, 2005
Jewels and Pinstripes, a luxury gift bag company announced today that they will be providing gift bags to award nominees, tv personalities, VIPS and the media at the EXTRA Awards Lounge taking place at the Le Meridien Hotel on September 14th and 15th. This is where you'll find the hot Hollywood names being pampered with the latest in luxury gifts, gadgets and objects of opulence.
Jewels and Pinstripes will be a featured attraction, as the nominees are presented with the luxury gift bags for which the company is so well known. "Being a part of the EXTRA Awards Lounge is an honor," said Julie Kenney, founder of the company that has become an integral part of any A-list event. "Putting together a gift bag for this type of occasion is nothing but special. This gift bag has something for everyone and we are sure that the recipients will enjoy it. We have created unique bags for the male and female recipients and even have a bag for children that they can give to a young loved one."
One product from the participating vendors at the EXTRA Awards Lounge and the gift bag created by Jewels and Pinstripes (valued at over $50,000) will be auctioned off on eBay, starting September 16. The Hartmann "bags" filled with luxury items and the Ragdoll Children's Gift bag, adorned with signatures of the nominees include items such as: a Britto signed gliclÃ©e which will be autographed by the nominees, a Gevril Sea Cloud Timepiece, Xbox 360, Sea Dream Yacht Club vacation and much more. Bidders can locate this one of a kind celebrity gift bag at http://www.ebay.com/extra for their chance to win this plethora of sumptuous swag. Proceeds will benefit the American Red Cross and the Katrina Relief Fund.
Products in the Jewels and Pinstripes EXTRA Awards Lounge gift bag include:
Hartmann Luxe Collection Retro Carry-on in Cranberry Polka Dot (female recipients): Vintage-inspired, the chocolate and cranberry wool Retro Satchel features an attractive buckle closure, antique brass hardware and full grain leather trim. MSRP $475, http://www.hartmann.com
Hartmann Cumberland Collection Companion Tote in Khaki (male recipients): Sophisticated, yet casual, the Cumberland Collection features a retro stripe, durable textured nylon fabric and soft, Italian leather trim. MSRP $375, http://www.hartmann.com
Ragdoll Children's Gift Bag: Parents and children will love this collection of fun, colorful and interactive Boohbah and Teletubbies toys which fill a brightly colored Ragdoll flight bag. $130, http://www.ragdoll.co.uk
@mile20: Custom high fashion couture boots designed for the worlds most exquisite women with only the finest craftsmanship. Gift Certificate: $850, http://www.atmile20.com
Wendy Hill Designs: Certificate for jewelry designed by Wendy Hill, a non-traditional fine jewelry designer featured in select Saks 5th Avenues and exclusive retail locations in the United States. Gift certificate: $500, http://www.wendyhilldesigns.com
Altec Lansing's inMotion iM7 Portable Speaker System brings the market's most impressive out-loud firepower to any dockable iPod. Gift Certificate: $249.95, http://www.alteclansing.com
Birdie Bass, LLC: Alpaca and silk vintage lap throw. The blanket is 40"x40" and comes packaged in a pink draw string bag and a unique vintage pin. $225, http://www.birdiebass.com
Joy By Mel Lim: "JOY Luxe" contains 4 calling cards + 4 matching notecards letterpressed on the finest paper with hand-set SwarovskiÂ® rhinestone crystals and hand-tied silk ribbon for your most luxurious social indulgences. $175.00, http://www.joybymellim.com
Fantoo, Inc.: Take One For The Team-HIP, sexy graphic tees created for women who love sports, from football to racing, Fantoo has you covered! $40 http://www.fantoo.com
Sleepyheads.com: Fresh 'n Funky Lounger Pajama by Sleepyheads.com $125. For the kids, The Adventures of Sharkboy & Lavagirl in 3D limited edition Kids PJs. $36.95, http://www.sleepyheads.com
Procyte: NeovaÂ® Therapy Creme De La Copper. $85 Light, quick penetrating NeovaÂ® Eye Therapy. $40. Total Value: $125, http://www.Procyte.com
Altoids: The sleek and stunning matte black limited edition Altoids Curiously Noir Tin and filled with original celebrated curiously strong peppermints. $100. Altoids Smalls: The Original Celebrated Curiously Strong Sugar-Free Mints. $2, http://www.altoids.com
Shari's Berries: Gift certificate for chocolate covered strawberries. $100, http://www.berries.com
Anna Street: Designer, limited edition, hand-tailored and reversible handbags comprised of fun fabrics ribbon, and trims. $85 http://www.annastreet.com
Patricia Green Sunday with Bow Slippers: Slip on your new comfy Sunday suede slippers and feel the thick fleece cradle your tired feet. $62 http://www.patriciagreen.com
Sticks 'n Stones: Hip fashion tee adorned with genuine SwarovskiÂ® crystals. What better way to announce your "nominee" status! (Made in the U.S.A.) $50, http://www.sticksnstones-store.com
Durti Clothing clean up after Katrina t-shirt: Durti Clothing is donating 100% of the proceeds from all sales of the t-shirt to the American Red Cross. $20, http://www.durticlothing.com
A Place to Grow: Follow the literal "ups and downs" of a tiny seed as it rides with the Wind, desperate to find its place to grow. Book $16.95, Plush $6.95, http://www.bloomandgrow.com
Passport Panties, LLC: Passport Panties are panties disguised in a pink passport and come equipped with a personal care items for women to reach a variety of life's destinations. $21, Passport Panties t-shirt, $28, http://www.passportpanties.com
Dana Classic Fragrances: Love's Baby Soft Limited Edition Scents of Promise Charm Bracelet and Love's Baby Soft Fragrance by Dana Fragrances. $15.00, http://www.scentsationalwomen.com
Family Guy: Stewie's Guide to World Domination. With episodes of Family Guy now running on Fox, Cartoon Network, and TBS, the Griffins are taking over the airwaves. Discover how you too can rule your world with this handbook from one of the show's most popular characters! $14.95, http://www.harpercollins.com
Kai Brown: Kai Brown's U.S. debut album, "Better Now" $11.99, http://www.kaibrownmusic.com
About Jewels and Pinstripes:
Founded in October of 2004, Jewels and Pinstripes is a premier designer of luxury gift bags, specializing in creating VIP thank-you bags for charity benefits. Inspired by the dedication of the organizations they work with, Jewels and Pinstripes regularly donates gift bags for auction, and has raised over $120,000 for events that include The Carousel of Hope, Muhammad Ali's Celebrity Fight Night and Chris Evert's Pro-Celebrity Classic. Oprah Winfrey, Halle Berry, Matthew Perry, Faith Hill, Beyonce, Sarah Jessica Parker, Tom Hanks and Clint Eastwood top the long list of lucky Jewels and Pinstripe recipients. The gift bags and their extraordinary contents regularly attract the attention of leading media outlets including Extra, People.com, Us Weekly, Inc.com, and FoxNews. For more information about Jewels and Pinstripes, please visit our Web site at http://www.jewelsandpinstripes.com.
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