ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading entertainment and lifestyle retailer HSN is the ultimate gifting destination for shoppers this holiday season, offering curated products, more variety and more gifting themed events than ever before. Customers will be able to participate in HSN's Gift Happy™ campaign this year with an expanded assortment of terrific giftable items; all presented by today's hottest brands, designers, celebrities and trusted experts. HSN's exclusive FlexPay program will allow shoppers to stretch their holiday budget and buy gifts now, ship immediately and then pay them off over time with no additional fees from HSN.
More Black Fridays! More Great Deals!
This year, shoppers can beat the holiday rush, long lines and packed parking lots by crossing off gifts on their lists each Friday throughout the month of November with special Black Fridays at HSN on November 7, 14 and 21.
- 11/7 – A "Bundles at their Best" themed day offers shoppers the opportunity to buy featured bundled items, BOGOs, and Bonus Buys.
- 11/14 – With themes like "Basics with a Flair" and "What's Old is New Again," shoppers can take a trip down memory lane with nostalgic throwback pieces and gift ideas from home, electronics and more.
- 11/21 – Shoppers get full access to a day of "Stocking Stuffers" with gifts under $100, $50 and $25. 10,000 customers will receive a complimentary holiday stocking when purchasing special stocking stuffer qualifying items throughout the day.
During the Thanksgiving weekend, HSN will make everyone's Black Friday happier and stress-free with its annual ThanksGifting Weekend event. On Thanksgiving Day, "Happy" the HSN Holiday Bear will make its debut, with HSN donating 1000 bears to charity for the first 1000 bears sold. Later that night through Black Friday, HSN will offer an impressive array of fantastic "Doorbuster" bargains ranging from name brand electronics to chic handbags, exquisite jewelry and so much more. Savvy shoppers will need to tune in to HSN or be ready to click their mouse at HSN.com as limited quantities of a new "Doorbuster" items are revealed.
Digital and Mobile-Only Offers!
December 1 will mark the final day of "ThanksGifting" with a special Cyber Monday celebration. Starting on Cyber Monday and extending through Cyber Week (December 1 – 5), HSN.com will offer consumers additional online-only "Doorbusters" twice daily. Mobile browsers will have reasons to be happy as well when HSN surprises on-the-go shoppers with a new mobile-only doorbuster items each day of Cyber Week.
HSN Cares is dedicated to supporting families in times of need and is proud to participate in Giving Tuesday, one day defined by generosity. Continuing the giving tradition for the 10th year in a row, HSN has partnered with St. Jude Children's Research Hospital® again this year for the holidays. When customers make a purchase on their HSN Credit Card on December 2, HSN will donate five percent of the purchase price to St. Jude, up to $125,000. Chef Miles McMath, Director of Culinary Operations at St. Jude, will be on-air as a featured guest, appearing on HSN Today to share how he incorporates his experiences for the benefit of the patients, families and employees at St. Jude.
This season, HSN's 5th Annual HSN Cares 2014 heART Designer Ornament Collection will include over 55 exclusive ornaments personally designed by some of HSN's favorite personalities, including Deborah Lippman, Fern Mallis, Giuliana Rancic, Hal Rubenstein, India Hicks, Iris Apfel, RJ Graziano, and Vince Camuto. 100% of the profits, no less than 30% of the purchase price from each ornament, will benefit St. Jude.
For the avid home cook or health fanatic on your list, television chef and host of his own cooking show, Robert Irvine, will launch his line of culinary tools and accessories during the HSN Cooks Event on November 2, empowering customers to "Thrive Each Day" with the expertise and resources to succeed in the kitchen. His collection features tools that bear health and flavor in mind.
On November 7 from 10 p.m. to midnight (EDT), Tyra Banks, will launch her new TYRA beauty makeup collection during "Tyra's Makeup Fierce Up", the world's first live cosmetics extravaganza. The 2-hour primetime special will surprise, delight, and engage all of the senses by taking the audience on a bass-pumping journey of Beautytainment.
For the future rock star of the family, HSN will celebrate more than 50 years of The Rolling Stones on November 13 with a first-ever fashion collection featuring Mick Jagger and Keith Richards' legendary lyrics, designed by Diane Gilman, R.J.Graziano, Carlos Falchi and Lyric Culture.
The party continues when four-time Grammy Award-winner Keith Urban celebrates his 1st Anniversary with HSN with the launch of his Limited Edition "Star Fire" 22-Piece Guitar Package on November 15. This beautiful new guitar set will provide years of enjoyment as aspiring guitar musicians learn how to play guitar from Urban himself through easy to follow instructional DVDs.
Some of HSN's most noteworthy personalities will be returning to HSN with new offerings just in time for the holidays. Top personalities like Shaquille O'Neal, Hal Rubenstein, Diane Gilman, Iman, Joy Mangano, Randy Jackson, Robin McGraw, Trish McEvoy, Wolfgang Puck, and Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi will share an unparalleled assortment of unique and compelling products.
Special Holiday Events!
As a part of its lineup of holiday programming, HSN will host a Home for the Holiday Series of holiday-themed shows with innovative ideas for entertaining, gifting, decorating and preparing for guests. HSN customers will have insider access to celebrity experts who will offer their personal tips for managing the bustle of the holidays.
To help shoppers check things off their shopping lists, HSN will be hosting additional special holiday-themed events including:
- 24-Hour HSN Cooks (November 2) – Shoppers will have access to an impressive lineup of culinary greats during the 24-Hour HSN Cooks event on November 2. Top chefs including Robert Irvine, Ming Tsai, Lorena Garcia, Donatella Arpaia, Geoffrey Zakarian and Dominique Ansel will all appear live in the bi-annual cooking extravaganza.
- 24-Hour Beauty Gifts Event (November 19) – Top brands like Benefit, KORRES and more will be offer customers stocking stuffers that will make everyone's holidays even more beautiful!
- 24-Hour Jewelry Gifts Event (November 25)- With enough baubles and bling to brighten up anyone's Christmas tree, this 24-hour jewelry event will feature fantastic new designs from top jewelry designers such as Nicky Butler, Carol Brodie, Michael Anthony and more!
Tune in for new and exciting updates throughout the holiday season – anytime, anywhere - on HSN, HSN.com and HSN mobile. Be sure to join in the conversation with @HSN on Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest.
HSN is a leading interactive entertainment and lifestyle retailer, offering a curated assortment of exclusive products and top brand names to its customers. HSN incorporates entertainment, inspiration, personalities and industry experts to provide an entirely unique shopping experience. At HSN, customers find exceptional selections in Health & Beauty, Jewelry, Home/Lifestyle, Fashion/Accessories, and Electronics. HSN broadcasts live to 95 million households in the US in HD 24/7 and its website - hsn.com features more than 50,000 product videos. Mobile applications include HSN apps for iPad, iPhone and Android. HSN, founded 37 years ago as the first shopping network, is an operating segment of HSN, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSNI). For more information, please visit HSN.com, or follow @HSN on Facebook and Twitter.