Holiday shopping is about the thrill of discoveries and thoughtful gifts
(PRWEB) November 18, 2013
Chiu-Ti Jansen, Publisher of YUE Magazine hosted an exclusive luxury experience at Americana Manhasset on Saturday, November 16th from 10:30 AM to 4:00 PM. The afternoon brought together 25 high net-worth Chinese for brunch and shopping at the Americana.
“Holiday shopping is about the thrill of discoveries and thoughtful gifts. YUE is delighted to partner with Americana Manhasset to arrange for an intimate group of YUE’s friends to enjoy the ultimate luxury of a holiday shopping experience,” remarked YUE Publisher Chiu-Ti Jansen.
On Saturday, the guests were picked up at The Plaza, a luxury New York City landmark. Guests began the day at Toku Modern Asia for a delicious four course bento box meal consisting of amuse bouche, cha wan mushi, tuna tartar parfait, seared scallop tartan with kombu butter, petite fillet, steak frites with French fries, smoked salmon roll and coconut tapioca. At brunch, the Americana highlighted the “Holiday Shopping & Trends” for the fall and winter season to the attendees, creating excitement for the day of shopping at stores such as Ralph Lauren, J. Mendel, and Tiffany & Co.
NOTES TO EDITORS:
YUE Magazine is the first bilingual lifestyle magazine focusing on the unique luxury experiences in the US for affluent Chinese consumers. YUE publishes four issues a year and covers fashion, jewelry, watches, art, shopping, culture, fine dining, real estate and education, offering China’s sophisticated readers a multi-faceted view and a better understanding of America’s elite lifestyle.
YUE Magazine is a joint venture between Observer Media (publisher of The New York Observer), and CHINA HAPPENINGS, a multimedia platform focusing on the lifestyle industries in contemporary China.
CHINA HAPPENINGS (http://www.chinahappenings.com) is a multimedia platform founded by Chiu-Ti Jansen that focuses on the lifestyle and cultural industries in contemporary China. Ms. Jansen is a TV presenter, a lifestyle magazine publisher and a writer based in New York City with a pulse on China. She hosts TV and video presentations on fashion and style for Phoenix TV, Phoenix Fashion and SINA Fashion, and writes a blog titled CHINESE ELEMENTS for international auction house Sotheby’s (http://www.sothebys.com) and a fashion and style column titled NEW YORK IN STYLE for the Financial Times’ Chinese edition (http://www.ftchinese.com). Prior to founding CHINA HAPPENINGS, Ms. Jansen was a New York-based corporate partner of an international law firm. A native speaker and write of Mandarin Chinese, Ms. Jansen holds advanced degrees from Yale University and Columbia Law School and serves on the Contemporary Art Advisory Committee of China Institute in America and the Board of the Couture Council of Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT).
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With over 60 fabulous luxury and contemporary shops and a bevy of services, Americana is the ultimate shopping oasis. Louis Vuitton, Prada, Gucci, Dior, Chanel, Hirshleifers, London Jewelers, Hermès, Cartier, Ermenegildo Zegna, Tiffany & Co., Theory, Tory Burch and more reside one next to another within a unique and exciting outdoor environment designed by renowned architect Peter Marino and landscape designer Oehme van Sweden.
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