I’m still on a high from last week’s COCKTAILS & CONNECTIONS event at Polish Bar! If you weren’t able to join us we’ve got the perfect remedy. The Clever Agency just sent over this video recap that I’m pretty sure you’ll enjoy. So much beauty, wisdom, and great energy in the room. Check it out, be inspired and stay tuned for the next In Her Shoes affair!
On Tuesday, June 25th, nearly 100 determined women braved NYC’s steamy temps and flocked to Polish Bar for an evening of COCKTAILS & CONNECTIONS. Beauty enthusiasts had an opportunity to mix and mingle with some of the industry’s finest, including Tia Williams of Shake Your Beauty and The Fly Cut, Tricia Lee of Polish Bar, Anu Prestonia of Khamit Kinks and Anu Essentials, Celebrity Hairstylist Ursula Stephen, Nicole Melton of essence.com, Makeup Artist Extraordinaire Camera “AUnique” Beauty, Ylorie Anderson of First Choice Sales and Brown Girl Marketing, T. Bernie of COCOACHiC Beauty and of course, yours truly. Check out the photos and be inspired!
What do you get when you put together a panel with six of the hottest beautypreneurs in the industry? Jewels. Yes, jewels! Supreme words of wisdom to fuel your success. On Wednesday evening, Renae Bluitt, creator of In Her Shoes hosted a panel with six of the top women in the beauty industry sharing their tips on defying the odds and coming out on top. The discussion was honest, laced with lots of wisdom, humorous at times, and nothing short of amazing. Over 150 beauty, fashion, and lifestyle mavens mixed and mingled, networked, and enjoyed the conversation while indulging in wine and sweet bites from Evelyn’s Kitchen and Signature 7 Dessert Studios. Check out pics from the evening and stay tuned for the official Mane Moves event video coming soon!
If you’re in the New York City area and want to tap into the minds of six women who took their passion for beauty and turned it into profits, I’ve got JUST the event for you. On November 7th In Her Shoes presents: “The Beauties & Brains Behind the Brands” at Select Strands Studio in Manhattan. We’ve got an all-star line up of talented beauty BOSSES who’ve taken time out of their hectic schedules to participate in this special In Her Shoes affair! Guest speakers include: Lisa Price (Carol’s Daughter), Kim Roxie (LAMIK Beauty), Tia Williams (Shake Your Beauty/The Fly Cut), Tricia Lee (Polish Bar of Brooklyn) & H. Ginger Johnson and Sara Liz Pickett (Ginger + Liz)
Where would an Instagram junkie be without her pushers? Somewhere lost I tell ya! After proclaiming my unwavering love for American Apparel nail lacquers on Instagram, Polish Bar’s Tricia Lee chimed in to tell me she was joining forces with the edgy brand for a pop up shop this week.If you’re in BK or the NYC area, swing by and be sure to tell ‘em In Her Shoes sent ya. Beauty meets fashion for an evening full of awesomeness!
Looking for something to get into next Saturday? Young adults in the Tri-State area are invited to connect with thought leaders and influencers at the 2nd Annual Rising Affluent Conference at Columbia University Faculty House (64 Morningside Drive, New York City) on Saturday, May 12, 2012 from 9:00 AM- 7:00 PM. Masterminded by Kyle McCullers and Michael Cooper, the Rising Affluent Advancement and Achievement Conference is the premier conference event for young professionals to network, grow, and develop themselves for professional advancement and personal achievement
Last night the Polish Bar of Brooklyn and special guest host, The Fashion Bomb, introduced its “Five Point Beauty Focus” (brow shaping, makeup services, lash application, trend manicures, and pampering massages), in the first installation of the Get Pretty! event series. The brand’s PRO Beauty team, Rebecca Casciano and Starr Blackshere worked their magic on close to 50 beautiful faces as part of the evening’s festivities. Many, many thanks to Goodie Box Bake Shop, Nik Wes Creative, and all of the fly bloggers and digital scribes who helped make last night so amazing!
Last Thursday evening I joined forces with Brooklyn’s beauty hot spot, Polish Bar of Brooklyn, to celebrate the brand’s FAB 5 anniversary. If you’re not based here in New York City but read the blog regularly, you may remember Tricia Lee from her Fly Female Entrepreneur interview back in early 2009 when Polish Bar of Brooklyn was still the new kid on the block. With nothing but love for my fellow boss ladies, helping Tricia Lee bring her brand to life for this unforgettable milestone was an amazing experience. The event was titled FAB 5 and if I say so myself, it definitely lived up to its name
Do you have plans for next Tuesday evening? Well if you’re in the New York City area, now you do! Join COCOACHiC and In Her Shoes for the “Haute Strut” speed networking event. If you’ve ever dreamed of going into the fashion, beauty, jewelry design, or catering industries, this is a must-attend affair created with you in mind. We’ve got the city’s flyest female entrepreneurs on deck to share wisdom, insider tips, and of course, priceless advice on how to STRUT (not walk) in their shoes
On March 5th and 6th, Whoop Ash will host a weekend-long beauty brunch giving women an opportunity to take advantage of “Ash Buster Specials” at two Polish Bar of Brooklyn locations: 470 Myrtle Avenue (Clinton Hill) and 641 Vanderbilt Avenue (Prospect Heights). Throughout the entire weekend customers will experience the brand first hand via custom mani and pedi services featuring Whoop Ash products.