Posts Tagged ‘holidays’

Evine Live To Present Vendors’ Holiday Gift Lists

November 14, 2015

We just spotted this press release from Evine Live, and are we reading it right?

The home shopping network is having its key vendors offer their holiday gift lists, and the items on the lists are basically products from other Evine Live vendors?

If so, how convenient. If not, our bad.

EVINE Live’s Brightest Stars Share the Holidays and Inspire Gift-Giving With Their Ultimate Personalized Gift Lists

Nancy O’Dell, Paula Deen, Karen Fairchild, The Dubrows and Other EVINE Live ‘Brands With Fans’ Share Their Holiday Gift Lists

MINNEAPOLIS, MN–(Marketwired – Nov 13, 2015) – EVINE Live Inc. (NASDAQ: EVLV), a digital commerce company (, today announced that it will give customers an exclusive look at the gift lists of some of EVINE Live’s most popular personalities and brands.

As part of EVINE Live’s “Share the Holidays” campaign, many of EVINE Live’s best known personalities and brands will share their favorite gifts of the holiday season with their fans. The gift lists will be unveiled on social media via Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest. Among the EVINE Live personalities sharing their personal holiday gift lists are Nancy O’Dell, Paula Deen, Karen Fairchild of Little Big Town, The Beekman Boys and Dr. Terry and Heather Dubrow of E! Entertainment Television’s “Botched” and “The Real Housewives of Orange County.”

“This unique holiday experience is just one of the many ways we are delivering on our brand promise of Shop.Share.Smile. Our ‘brands with fans’ were thrilled to share their holiday gift lists with their rapidly growing social networks. This fun shopping experience is a way to connect new and existing customers,” said Russell Nuce, EVINE Live’s Chief Strategy Officer.

“Through this first-of-its-kind campaign at EVINE Live, we’ve taken the idea of sharing the holidays to a new level. During the ‘Share the Holidays’ campaign, Paula Deen will introduce her fans to Beekman 1802 bath and body products, Nancy O’Dell’s fans will discover Paula Deen’s food items, and Dr. Terry and Heather Dubrow’s fans will get acquainted with Karen Fairchild’s new fashions. It’s social discovery at its very best.”

The 12 EVINE Live Gift Lists will be shared on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest and are available beginning today on Items on each gift list include some of this year’s hottest giftable items from EVINE Live including fashion, beauty, jewelry, watches, home entertaining, consumer electronics and this season’s “must-have” gift item, the Swagway.

HSN Hypes Its ‘More The Merrier’ Christmas Campaign

October 30, 2013

It’s late, we’re tired.

So here is Tuesday’s holiday hype from HSN, direct from the horse’s mouth.

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., Oct. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — This holiday season, innovative interactive retailer HSN, Inc. (HSNi) is leveraging the cumulative power of its unparalleled portfolio of leading lifestyle brands to launch More the Merrier, a dynamic, multi-platform holiday campaign. The all-encompassing holiday initiative features the best-of-the-best giftable items at some of the nation’s most sought after retail brands.

HSNi’s lifestyle brands offer consumers the opportunity to win big this holiday season with a curated assortment of highly giftable items through easy-to-shop digital gift guides; special promotional offers and engaging contests and sweepstakes. Key holiday initiatives include:


HSN will host its biggest holiday sweepstakes ever with the More the Merrier Sweepstakes Presented by Toyota. The nine-week, multi-platform sweepstakes will offer consumers the chance to win an array of prizes through the HSN Arcade gaming portal on or by using their tablet or smartphone via HSN Mobile.

Top prizes include a brand new 2014 Toyota Camry Hybrid; once-in-a-lifetime experiential events such as an Ozark Mountains fishing trip with top angler Kevin VanDam or pit row access to a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Richmond International Speedway; and special holiday gift bundles from

Garnet Hill

Garnet Hill’s More the Merrier Sweepstakes will offer one lucky winner a luxury getaway to New York City, including airfare for two, a stay at a Small Luxury Hotels of the World property (winner’s choice of The Refinery or The Quin), and the opportunity to meet with fashion editors at Lucky magazine for style tips and a tour of the Lucky fashion closet.

While in New York, the winner and their guest will enjoy a performance of both Chicago and Pippin on Broadway. In addition, they will receive a $1,000 Garnet Hill Gift Card and new Garnet Hill luggage. Garnet Hill will also reprise their annual Dream Big Slipper Boot Design Contest, which gives children the opportunity to submit their artwork for a pair of boiled wool slipper boots. Three winners will receive a pair of boots designed from their illustration and a $250 gift card.


Frontgate’s highly popular annual “Inspire Holiday Pinterest Challenge” will return again on November 15 with pinners describing their most beautiful Christmas celebration ever through pictures posted on the popular social site. Frontgate customers will get to cast their vote for top Pinterest boards with the top 10 pinners receiving Frontgate gift cards to make their holidays even brighter.

Ballard Designs

In conjunction with Southern Living magazine, Ballard Designs is hosting The Ultimate Holiday Hostess Sweepstakes now through December 31. Holiday shoppers can enter for a chance to win $10,000 in merchandise and decorate the party of their dreams. In addition, each entrant can take part in the “What’s Your Hostess Style” quiz, shop the best gifts for every hostess on their list, and download exclusive holiday entertaining recipes and ideas.


Ballard Designs, Frontgate, Grandin Road, Chasing Fireflies, Garnet Hill, Improvements, HSN and TravelSmith are collaborating to create the ultimate More the Merrier holiday Pinterest board with products pinned from each of the brands.

Holiday shoppers can follow HSNi’s official board to learn about the season’s top giftable items and get the scoop from experts on how these items can complete their shopping lists.

Giving Back

At HSNi, generosity lies at the heart of everything we do. There’s no better time to give to those in need than during the holiday season.

HSNi Cares is proud to continue supporting the lifesaving work of the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital with the return of the popular heART HSN 2013 Designer Ornament Collection. This beautifully crafted collection of holiday ornaments features highly-creative designs from some of HSN’s most popular personalities including: Giuliana Rancic, Martha Stewart, Iris Apfel, Deborah Lippmann and many others.

For ornaments purchased through January 31, 2014, 100% of the profits – no less than 30% of the purchase price of each ornament – will be donated to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

Additionally, all of the HSNi brands will be supporting St. Jude by accepting customer donations and raising awareness for this worthwhile organization starting on November 1st. Donations collected via the HSN Credit Card from November 15-30 will be matched by HSN up to $150,000.