Friday Vendor Spotlight – September 30, 2016

Suzy Black

It is 2016; time to redefine what it means to be a happy homemaker and wife- and that is exactly what Suzy Black is all about!

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Photo credit: Suzy Black, LLC

SUZY BLACK IS TRENDY, DEVOTED, CONFIDENT, CLASSIC, AND COMMITTED.

The makers of Suzy Black lingerie believe that women should be sexy, inventive, and on a constant mission of discovery.  All Suzy Black’s styles are comfortable, practical, and do not hold you back from being the boss.  It is your turn to enjoy that #SuzyLife!

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Photo credit: Suzy Black, LLC

 

LaCroix Sparkling Water, Inc.

You do not want anything fake at your wedding- whether that is friends or sweeteners.  LaCroix Sparkling Water is the only leading sparkling water that is sodium free, calorie free, and sweetener free.

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Photo credit: LaCroix

Nothing artificial is put into making LaCroix Sparkling Water, and all the ingredients used are sourced from 11 regions throughout the United States.  So choose LaCroix to mix up your beverage bar for both alcoholic and non-alcoholic refreshers.

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Photo credit: LaCroix

TO HAVE AND TO HOLD… AND TO #LiveLaCroix!

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Photo credit: LaCroix

 

Glamour Closet

Glamour Closet boutiques are sophisticated, unique, bridal retreats with everything you need to find THE dress.  The difference is the outlet store price.  All gowns, including couture and designer, are 25%-75% off retail prices.

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Photo credit: The Knot

The staff at Glamour Closet is enthusiastic to help you find the perfect dress with the perfect fit while giving you an unforgettable shopping experience.

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Photo credit: Yelp

There are four national locations including: North Beach (San Francisco, CA), West Hollywood (Los Angeles, CA), River North (Chicago, IL), and Chelsea (New York).  What makes Glamour Closet extra special is that they go above and beyond just helping brides.  Each year, a portion of Glamour Closet’s profits are donated to foundations dedicated to finding a cure for Parkinson’s Disease.

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Photo credit: Glamour Closet

 

Manhattan Cosmetic Dentistry

ON ONE OF THE BIGGEST DAYS OF YOUR LIFE, YOUR DRESS SHOULD NOT BE THE ONLY THING THAT IS BRIGHT WHITE- YOUR SMILE SHOULD BE TOO!

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Photo credit: Izine.me

Manhattan Cosmetic Dentistry is one of the one of the leading cosmetic dental practices in the Tri-state area.  Dr. Sassan Rastegar is board certified and has been in practice for over 20 years.  In addition, Dr. Rastegar is a member of over half a dozen national dental groups and alliances.

If you are considering cosmetic dentistry or have questions about dental cosmetic procedures, the staff at Manhattan Cosmetic Dentistry is more than qualified, and even happier to help.

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Photo credit: Art of the Smile

 

Ben and Jerry’s NJ & NY Metro

With 15 (more) traditional ice cream flavors, nine original concoctions, four Greek yogurt flavors, and three sorbet flavors, there will not be a single unsatisfied sweet tooth at your wedding reception if you book Ben & Jerry’s.

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Photo credit: Wedding Wire

Ben & Jerry’s NJ & NY Metro offers on-site catering and on-site ice cream truck appearances to help you bring the “WOW” to your special occasion.   And if you want to have your cake and eat it too, Ben & Jerry’s also offers ice cream wedding cakes.

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Photo credit: Ben & Jerry’s

Regardless of which ice cream avenue you and your partner choose, all of Ben & Jerry’s products are guaranteed to be GMO-free and all ingredients are acquired through fair trade agreements.  Last, but most importantly, all milk products used to make Ben & Jerry’s frozen treats are part of the Caring Dairy program which is committed to happy cows and a happy planet.

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Photo credit: Ben & Jerry’s

 

Lancôme at Bergdorf Goodman

In 1901, Bergdorf Goodman opened its doors on 5th Avenue in New York City.  Now, the building is a New York landmark.  However, Bergdorf Goodman always has and always will represent the pinnacle of style, service, and modern luxury.

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Armand Petitjean believed fashion should be beautiful, but also à la mode, and so in the mid-1930s, the iconic beauty brand, Lancôme was born.  Creativity, luxury, and magnificence mixed together to create one of the most well-known beauty brands in the world.

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Today, these two great names are together under one roof.  Visit the Lancôme counter at Bergdorf Goodman to get the latest and chicest beauty, skin, and fragrance products on the market.

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Photo credit: Lancôme

 

Sugar Sketch

Founder and head Pastry Chef, Martina Nardo, has traveled all the way from her hometown of Rome, Italy to show Americans how Italians bake cakes.  Her passion stems from her heritage and love of food, but her cakes speak for themselves.

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Photo credit: Sugar Sketch

Sugar Sketch specializes in custom cakes, cupcakes, and cookies.  The staff will work with you one-on-one to make sure your visions come to life in pastry-form.

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Photo credit: Sugar Sketch

 

Jenny Yoo

“I have created a special collection of bridal gowns and bridesmaid dresses that evolve with the footsteps of today’s changing times.” – Jenny Yoo, Founder

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Photo credit: Jenny Yoo

Jenny Yoo’s philosophy is to create the most elegant, feminine, and refined bridal gowns while incorporating only the highest quality silks, chiffons, and cottons available on the market.  Jenny Yoo’s goal is to give you not just a beautiful dress, but a lasting work of art and craftsmanship.

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Photo credit: Jenny Yoo

Since 2002 Jenny Yoo has been breaking the rules and changing the wedding gown world.  Over a decade later, Jenny is still successfully inspiring her staff to push the limits and evolve with style and sophistication.

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Photo credit: Jenny Yoo

 

Carlo’s Bakery

CARLO’S BAKERY AND QUALITY CONFECTIONS GO HAND-IN-HAND

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Photo credit: Carlo’s Bakery

Master Baker, “Buddy” Valastro is nationally-recognized as the “Cake Boss”, but has not let fame distract him or his highly talented staff from creating some of the most intricate and delicious desserts.  Whether you need sweets for your bridal shower, bachelor/ette party, or reception, Carlo’s Bakery is up to the challenge to bake the best for your big day.

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Photo credit: Carlo’s Bakery

 

The Bar Method

QUICKLY RE-SHAPE YOUR MUSCLES AND ACHIEVE A HEALTHY BODY FOR LIFE

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Photo credit: The Bar Method

By adapting and modifying The Lotte Berk Method, founder Burr Leonard created The Bar Method.  An upbeat, intense, but safe workout that targets muscles that play the greatest role in body changes, and keeps those muscles intensely working long enough to create change.  The Bar Method works to maximize caloric burn during and after class.  Start today and learn how to achieve your individual goals while becoming empowered by your body.

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Photo credit: The Bar Method

 

Sprinkles Cupcakes

Sprinkles Cupcakes creates cupcakes from over 30 flavor combinations and has an extensive list of decoration choices to choose from.  In addition, Sprinkles offers vegan-friendly, gluten-free, and sugar-free options, and even a sugar-free “doggie cupcake” that are safe for your furry friend.

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Photo credit: Sprinkles Cupcakes

SPRINKLES ARE THE PERFECT WAY TO SAY, “I LOVE YOU”

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Photo credit: Sprinkles Cupcakes

Sprinkles Cupcakes can help you achieve the taste and look you desire with simple, easy-to-eat cupcakes in lieu of a traditional wedding cake or as a sweet add-on.

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Photo credit: Yelp

 

The Private Restaurant at Del Posto

The Private Restaurant at Del Posto boasts world class chefs such as Mario Batali, Joe and Lidia Bastianich, Mark Ladner, Jeff Katz, and Jeff Porter.  This star-studded team creates some of the richest and most refined Italian cuisine in the world.

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Photo credit: Del Posto

Del Posto has a luxurious and calm European ambiance; a polished service staff eager to help; and a world-renowned wine list unlike any other.

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Photo credit: Del Posto

“DEL POSTO IS THE ULTIMATE EXPRESSION OF WHAT AN ITALIAN RESTAURANT SHOULD BE.”

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Photo credit: Del Posto

 

Pure Barre

TIME TO #GetSweatingForTheWedding

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Photo credit: Pure Barre

If you want to get your body back on your terms, you need to attend a Pure Barre workout session.  Each inspirational session utilizes the ballet barre, small isometric movements, and exceptional music to keep you upbeat and moving—many clients see results in as little as 10 classes!

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Photo credit: Pure Barre

 

bliss

Since their humble beginning, bliss has taken on the world and become an innovative leader on spa care.  bliss believes everyone should, “Be confident, be well, and be joyful,” so that is exactly what bliss products promote.

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Photo credit: bliss

Because not everyone can get away for a #SpaDay, bliss has created powerful yet gentle products that you can order online or buy in-store.  All their home products boast spa-level quality while capturing the benefits of being in the comfort of your home.

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Photo credit: bliss

BLISS HAS ONE GOAL: TO MAKE YOU HAPPY- BECAUSE THAT IS WHAT LIFE IS ALL ABOUT.

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Photo credit: bliss

 

Insatiable EATS

Marco Barrila is not only the founder of Insatiable EATS, he is also the head chef.  Marco truly believes in what he is doing and understands how stressful wedding preparation can be.  With the help of his event director, Sheila, they offer a wide range of services to help your big day go smoothly.

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Photo credit: Insatiable EATS

Insatiable EATS offers: table service, buffet service, interactive stations, and banquet and cocktail style dining.  It is no wonder Insatiable EATS is the market leader in the catering industry.

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Photo credit: Insatiable EATS

The Insatiable EATS team will even design your wedding reception specifically to fit your individual needs.  Whether that means a custom menu or intricate flower arrangements, the Barrila team has got it under control!

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Photo credit: Insatiable EATS

 

Metamorphosis New York

The team at Metamorphosis New York is recognized as one of the foremost talented group of make-up artists and skincare and hair technicians in the Tri-state area.  The New York team has worked with over a dozen fashion and bridal magazines over the years and has been the reigning winner of the Wedding Wire Couples Award from 2010 -2015.

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Photo credit: Metamorphosis New York

Metamorphosis New York can pamper you in a plethora of ways and offer a variety of services which include: make-up application, skin analysis, hair styling, haircuts, hair coloring, hair extensions, and even fashion style advice.

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Photo credit: Metamorphosis New York

 

Jennyvi Couture

LET JENNYVI COUTURE DESIGN THE MOST BEAUTIFULLY EXQUISITE GOWN OF YOUR DREAMS.

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Photo credit: Jennyvi Couture

Founder and designer Jennvi and gown designer Shireen Dooling handcraft each dress from start to finish.  “I treat every wedding dress as a piece of art, from the sketch to the final stitch, making every bride a work of art!” –Shireen

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Photo credit: Jennyvi Couture

Each gown is sketched out according to what the bride is looking for.  From there, the Jennyvi team uses only the highest quality fabrics and embellishments to create the heart of the wedding: the dress you have been dreaming of since you were little.

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Photo credit: Jennyvi Couture