Red Carpet Ready! QVC To Take Viewers Inside Hollywood As It Prepares for the Biggest Awards Show of the Year
WEST CHESTER, Pa., Feb. 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Star-studded style is taking center stage as QVC returns to Beverly Hills with its much-anticipated The Buzz on the Red Carpet – Live from L.A. broadcast. This must-see style event is scheduled to air Friday, February 24 at 9 PM (ET), live from the prestigious Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills, and will feature Hollywood's hottest designers, stylists and celebrities. Among them will be Nicole Richie who will debut her bohemian-inspired fashion line, The Nicole Richie Collection.
The multimedia retailer will be joined by a veritable "who's who" of Tinseltown to give viewers the ultimate red carpet experience, complete with celebrity guests, Oscar-nominated star interviews and exciting, never-before-seen red carpet-inspired pieces. QVC will also be getting up-close and personal with the industry's top trendsetters as it joins them behind-the-scenes while they get ready for the biggest night in Hollywood. Fans will hear from their favorite stylists and stars as they share their personal red carpet inspirations, predictions, and inside secrets on how to achieve that special "award-winning" look.
"We are honored to, once again, team up with the most celebrated names in Hollywood to bring the glitz and glamour of awards season to our shoppers," said Claire Watts, CEO, QVC U.S. "What makes this broadcast truly exciting is that QVC will not only be unveiling the latest designs from the red carpet but will also be offering expert style and fashion advice from the stars and designers that help define these trends."
On hand to celebrate QVC's return to L.A. will be red carpet regulars Joan Rivers, Heidi Klum, the Kardashians, Kris Jenner and Wendy Williams, who will share their coveted secrets to looking stunning in the spotlight, while stylists-to-the-stars Cristina Ehrlich and Mark Zunino offer tips and tricks for transforming the season's top trends into everyday wear. L.A. Designer Rachel Pally and actress, television personality and red carpet fashion expert Lisa Rinna will be on hand to share their love of fashion and present their debut lines. Acclaimed jewelry designers Judith Ripka and Erica Courtney will also join the all-star lineup to put the finishing touches on the ravishing red carpet looks.
To add a distinct touch of Hollywood glam to the evening, QVC has enlisted some of its premier beauty and style experts, including Kate Somerville, Nick Chavez, Ken Paves, Chaz Dean, the bareMinerals team and QVC newcomer Kimora Lee Simmons, who is scheduled to debut her innovative anti-aging cream. Celebrity favorites Sarah Potempo and smashbox will also lend their expertise by creating all of the models' looks for The Buzz on the Red Carpet – Live from L.A. show.
A surely not-to-be-missed event, QVC's annual awards show celebration has so much exciting content and products that, this year, it is also granting fans exclusive VIP access to a special online preview currently available at QVC.com/redcarpet. Facebook fans are also encouraged to stop by the "Red Carpet Shop" on QVC's Facebook page to watch insider videos and shop for products, including an exclusive item from the Kardashian sisters' K-Dash Collection.
For additional information on The Buzz on the Red Carpet – Live from L.A., visit QVC.com/redcarpet/.
QVC, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Liberty Interactive Corporation (Nasdaq: LINTA), is the world's leading video and ecommerce retailer. QVC is committed to providing its customers with thousands of the most innovative and contemporary beauty, fashion, jewelry and home products. Its programming is distributed to approximately 195 million homes worldwide. The company's website, QVC.com, is ranked among the top general merchant Internet sites. With operations in the United Kingdom, Germany, Japan and Italy, West Chester, Pa.-based QVC has shipped more than a billion packages in its 25-year history. QVC, Q, and the Q Ribbon Logo are registered service marks of ER Marks, Inc.
SOURCE QVC, Inc.