Rachel Zoe Hosts First-Ever In-Person Winter Markets in Partnership With Pendry Hotels
Brands Including Bondeye Jewelry, Danrie, Parrishla, Havenly, Sugarfina, Withco, Offhours,thula Tula, Fortuna Skincare, Havenly, and Kora Organics Are Among Those Offering Shoppable Holiday Gifts.
In celebration of the holiday season, CURATEUR-the shopping community founded by global fashion authority and entrepreneur Rachel Zoe - brought its digital offerings into an in-person setting with the launch of its first annual Winter Markets in both New York City and Los Angeles.
Co-hosted by Pendry Hotels & Resorts, the Winter Markets kicked off with an intimate VIP cocktail party at Pendry Manhattan West on Monday, November 28th. Guests including Alexis Badiyi, Brit Theodora, Christine Tran Ferguson, Igee Okafor, Kira Jones, Jelena Weir, Morgan Jones, Patrick Janelle, Ruthie Friedlander, Serena Goh, and Zaina Gohou were given a preview of the market and a private shopping experience in addition to a tree lighting, which set the ultimate holiday mood. The NYC Winter Market then opened to the public from November 29th to December 4th, and attendees shopped gifts from Bondeye Jewelry, Danrie, ParrishLA, Havenly, Sugarfina, Pendry, Thula Tula, Saint Owen, Furtuna Skincare, and Havenly as well as custom CURATEUR sets which included products by KORA Organics, PMD Clean, Sunday Riley, Perricone MD, Thula Thula, Loren Stewart, T3, Gussi, Jillian Dempsey, Saint Owen, Wander Beauty, Taliana, and more. Through the week, artist Tanu Vasua lso stopped by to treat guests to live illustrations.
CURATEUR then brought the festivities to the west coast with its LA Winter Market on December 9th. Setting up shop at Pendry West Hollywood on the famous Sunset Strip, the market included a tree lighting and live music as well as a Tanqueray VIP bar where guests including Sami Clarke, and Sami Bernstein enjoyed holiday sips and bites. Shoppable gifts included items by Burga, ParrishLA, Bondeye Jewelry, Sugarfina, Offhours, WithCo, Tanqueray, and Gray Malin as well as the aforementioned CURATEUR sets.
"The holiday season felt like the perfect time to expand our CURATEUR community through in-person markets and I cannot think of a more fitting destination than Pendry's chic hotels to host them," said Rachel Zoe. "I am so proud of the products and brand partnerships we've created and this is an incredible opportunity to extend those offerings to the public in a tangible and celebratory way and invite them to find something fabulous to give everyone as gifts this season-especially themselves! "