Friday Favorites… tell them I sent you

1. DVF leopard print coat – How gorgeous is this DVF print coat.

2. Veuve Clicquot champagne-

Always a celebration. The perfect cocktail.   

3. YSL Lipstick glamourous gold case- The case is gorgeous and the lipstick texture is creamy and luxurious.

4. Frette- Summer weight comforter is my year round perfect sleep. I swear I have my best night sleep only with this comforter. Sorta a like a two year old with their blankey. 

5. Tres Glam dog tag-  Uni-sex glam.  

email  $4,800 retail. 

6.Louis vuitton  sequin bag – Ummm what can I say. I swear those initials really say LG.

7. Louis vuitton leopard bag- I love this entire collection.

I think the small is the perfect transitional bag from day to evening; enough room for a phone a wallet, keys……..

8. Tower bar at Tower Hotel on Sunset - Old school Hollywood. Men dress here as if they wear a suit and tie for more then church on Sundays.

9. Baccarat crystal -Tumbler Harmonie $210 for two. Johnny Blue on the rock’s please.

10. Nobu-  Obviously they have the formula right. Always a special feeling here, not just the local sushi bar.

11. Leopard driving gloves-

Need to protect your hands from sunspots. Did you know that your left hand always has more freckles then your right? Never can be too careful with your skin.

12. Fred Segal Cafe Mauro – Great food. Great shopping. Great people watching. I always have the pasta primavera.

13. Mont Blanc Pens- This is a great pen to write with, and if someone borrows it you will be asking for it back. 

14.Dr. Cindy Bressler- Vet Dr. to the stars. Does house calls on the weekends from NY to the Hamptons.

15. Ornate sterling trays- Great way to accent a table in your home.

16. Mastros- I have the Atomic cesear salad and the smoking Cosmopolitans. Brittny’s favorite is the butter cake but iv’e never had room for more then a bite. This is a steak place but I always end up with Lobster.

17. Premier Figuier Extreme – Smells amazing.

18.Laura Mercier Secret Camouflage  - it’s the best foundation that I trust.

19.  Personalized cards from Amelia Noyes-  She makes personalized cards with exquisite fashion designs on them. Can’t wait to use them. Email her at if your interested in ordering some.

Friday Favorites… Tell them I sent you

1. Chanel Nail Polish in Ballerina- Perfect pale pink. Clean, Fresh, Chic.

2. Cecconi’s white truffle pizza and a glass or six of sauvignon blanc. Sit outside on the patio, transport me now.

3. Davines Shampoo and Conditioner in Love-  It’s the most delicious smelling shampoo and conditioner ever.

4. Diptyque candle- In Gardenia. $60 Smells super feminine very boudoir.

5. MAC make-up remover wipes- Great travel item. Easy, simple, and it takes off all of your makeup and doesn’t make your skin feel dried out.


6. Rosa Mexicana table side Guacamole – I’m so happy this NY outpost came to Cali. Signature pomegranate margaritas and upscale Mexican food will keep you coming back. The opposite of a taco stand.

7. Anti-Envy Eye Multi-Chain tassle with bezzled diamonds on the tips-9,000 retail  To purchase or call Amy at (312) 476-9340.

8. P.J.’s from Bed Head- Britt bought me these from Mother’s Day. The prettiest designs I love the super thin cotton and their stretchy fabrics. They are really cute without being hoky.

9. Quelques Fleurs L’Original perfume – I’ve been wearing it years, and everyone still ask’s what fragrance I am wearing. I flip flop between this and Chanel #5. It’s an elegant distinctive fragrance.

10. Andy Cohen “Most Talkative”- I just started this and I am really enjoying it. I recommend this for sure.

11. Diamond studs earrings – They are just always right. I got my first pair when I graduated High School. The ones I have now have been re-set with the micro-pave stones around it.

12. Darphin Paris – I swear by this aromatic cleansing balm, it’s great for super dry skin. Smells delicious, as you can see I am driven by fragrance.

13. Hermes- Ash Tray, I love these even though no one smokes anymore.  They are such a gorgeous accessory- you  would want to cry if someone went to grind out a cigarette in one.

14. Drago – This new italian restaurant took over the space that was formally IL’Sole and it doesn’t disappoint. I look forward to going back this week for the agnolotti with zucchini flowers and brown butter and a hearty super tuscan red.

14. C Wonder - my friend Chris Burch created this line. He is a marketing and design genius. Love this Ikat Dinnerware. $14.00


15.Eagles- “Desperado”

Friday Favorites…Tell them I sent you

1. Kenny Rogers “Lady” Press Play to listen and read.

2. “The Seven Spiritual Laws of Success” by Deepak Chopra – I keep this on my bed stand and I review it once a week. I find it puts things in perspective.

3.Giorgio Baldi Restaurant in Santa Monica- The Butternut squash ravioli with brown butter sauce is INSANE as are all of their pasta and meat dishes. Probably one of the best italian restaurants in  all of the LA area. Small, intimate, the outpost in Beverly Hills is great for a more casual dinner.

4. Vintage crystal boxes with sterling lids- Im obsessed with these I like the idea of the memories these boxes hold.

5. Architectural Digest- I keep my coveted issues with me year after year dragging them from city to city. You think I would learn by now. There is nothing like paging through and looking at your favorites over and over again.

6. Fashion ICONS- Naomi Cambell, CZ Guest, her daughter Corneilia Guest owns Tres Glam, Coco Chanel, Jacqueline Onassis, Duchess of Windsor,  Babe Paely, Slim Keith, Lady Diana, Bridget Bardot, Kate Moss, Audrey Hepburn, Grace Kelly and Madonna, have fabulous style. These women are my fashion style icons. Timeless, Classic, Fabulous.

7.Goyard - I love these monogrammed totes and I think their personalized makeup kits make the most AMAZING Gifts. You get to pick your colors for stripes and monogrammed.

8. A reading with Spiritual healer Kirpaul at Objects of Art N Spirit- This one hour spent with Kirpaul who is a crossroads healer can help set you on course more then any shrink, and more then any astrologist. She is my go to GURU. Not cheap but worth EVERY single cent. She is my mom, priest, shrink wrapped all into one. $320 a hour.Tel: (323) 436-5238 Not mentioning you won’t get out of the store without buying something.

9. Hot Stone Massage by Shammy – She makes house calls in the LA area. Her massages are so RELAXING. She helps fix a lot of achy brakey backs. 310-344-9614

10. ASEC 24 Hour Veterinarian Care- I find myself there way more often then I would like to be. This is a really important veterinary hospital for those of you that have pets. Qualified + TLC. Harry sees his Cardiologist there Dr. Cathy Williams.  Critical Care/ 24 hour emergency: 310.473.1561 Located at 1535 South Sepulveda Boulevard; Los Angeles, CA 90025

11.It’s Bellini time!! No where better in LA then MR. C’s-This is part of the family operation that originated the Bellini (CIPRIANI) They also have an amazing pool. I love the feeling of this restaurant I feel like I am back in New York with old world service.

14. Hermes Classic Cuff- I have this. I have owned mine for over 15 years. They just add a little edge to any outfit. Actually my old partner from AVALON and Lisa’s Pieces brought my original back from Paris for me.

15. Raos - Restaurant in Harlem.The Original. Went there for the first time 20 years ago with my friend uber private detective Bo Ditel. The people that have enjoyed meals in this super private little restaurant is JAW DROPPING. I’ve had dinner there with everyone from Jack Welsh, Steve Tisch ,Nicholas Pileggi, Demi Moore, Senator John Kerry, and on and on……

16. Tres Glam – The Sun 

$9,950 To purchase e-mail to: or special order call Amy at (312) 476-9340

Friday Favorites… Tell Them I Sent You

1. Frank Sinatra “You and me” (We wanted it all )-

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2. Eye Brown Shaping by THE MASTER “Anastasia” in Beverly Hills on Bedford. NO ONE does it better she creates the frame for beautiful eyes. She does J.Lo, Kim Kardashian, Penelope Cruise, Oprah, and other Hollywood Elite. She’s the best for good reason.


3.Dan Tanas - This oldschool red sauce, red leather banquette restaurant has remained a Hollywood FAVORITE. The Chicken Parmesan, baked clams oreganata and super rich Chocolate espresso bean gelato will keep you going back for more. 







4. Alice + Olivia Suede Over-The-Knee Platform Boots $590.00. HOT!! HOT!! HOT!! Compared to the ones that over $1,500. RUN… How long do you think these babies get sold out. 

5. Elnet original hair spray- Love the smell. I remember asking friends to bring this back from France for me when it was impossible to get in the United States.

6. SS and Diamond Pendant Tres Glam by Lisa Gastineau Retail 3,200 vintage chain sold separately. To purchasemailto:Tresglam@g… or call Amy at (312) 476-9340 




7. Nello- Sitting outside on Madison Avenue in NYC on a cool summer day sipping a Bellini . What can be better, besides my two favorite pasta amatriciana and buttera save room for amazing creme brulee. I am warning you be prepared to CHOKE when the check comes. Serious Money $$$









8.La Mer Body Creme – For me it’s the greatest luxury. I wish I could slather it on one inch thick every night and not worry about the cost per ounce. My pal UBER makeup artist Scott Barnes gave me a huge jar last year Hint Hint…

9.The Griddle: The best BEST best BEST pancakes in L.A. on Sunset Blvd. On a Saturday or Sunday the line to get in is 1/2 mile long. Trust me it’s worth it. It’s a Rock ‘N’ Roller’s haven when they wrap up their shows. 

9. Creed- Silver Mountain Water super sexy, unisex fragrance smells like luxury. I think I can follow a man off  elevator wearing this. $285 four ounce spray. 










10. Red Velvet Cheesecake from The Cheesecake Factory- I know this has the most calories of all their selection. But… besides the little kid in me feels like a New York diner with all the different selections of foods and desserts. 



11. Chantecaille future skin oil free gel foundation- I use the shade of SHEA in the summer it’s almost unrecognizable on your skin on steamy humid days and your skin appears flawless. A little secret to the “no makeup” look for perfect skin. At $72.00 it’s expensive but a little goes a long way. My jar has lasted me over a year.











12.Chanel  diamond Camelia Watch- Mother of pearl face. So CHIC. Understated. Perfect for cocktail. Approximately $21,000 retail.














13. Vito’s Pizza on La Ceinega in West Hollywood- New York Style pizza in LA. Know that’s a first. Try the white pizza with basil pesto and the meatball and jalapeno. INSANE, and they deliver.










14. “THE AFTER WIFE by Gigi Levangie Grazer – I’ve loved all of her books and I just started this and I can’t put it down. The writer of the Starter Wife, and Maneater.


Friday Favorites…Tell them I sent you

1.You were always on my mind, Willie Nelson

2. Rose gold lace Christian Louboutin - Some serious A*% kicking shoes.  These look good with EVERYTHING but even better naked.

3.Bagatelle LAThe thought of the truffled roast chicken and vegetables from last week’s dinner has me drooling.

4. Chanel Reverse Silver -  minx nails

5. Simple things - Salted Caramel pie with fresh whip cream (I sat outside the cafe and didn’t care if anyone thought I was a fatty pattatie while I ate two small pies.)

6. Perfume C from Clive Christian-  OMG. It’s on my wish list – the short one. $298.00

7. Tavera Tony’s in Malibu- Tony’s the host with the most he will treat you grandly. He will transport you to sea side in Greece, only this time you will be seated next to Bruce Willis, Pamela Anderson, Jerry Weintraub….

8. The Ivy on Robertson- Forget that it’s the celebrity mecca and every publicist sends their clients to get photographed- the food is amazingly good. You must try the Ivy Gimlet, the lobster with pasta, the vegetable chop salad.


9. Rain Organics lavender Vodka $23.00 – Im the dinner guest who shows up with this vodka hoping you will serve it. Its great with lemonade.

10. Wing Stop- Great buffalo style wings from spicy to barbecue style with all the trimmings blue cheese, celery, ranch dressing grab a bucket and a case of beer for a poolside no hassle barbecue.

10.H Hermes Constance bag- I COVET this.

11. Rigaud Green Candle-  This intense pine  pedigree  scent candle. It separates the men from the boys so to speak. A different kind of pine scent not like a Christmas candle. I LOVE this candle. $80.00. 

12. Tres Glam anti-envy black diamond eye bracelet- You can see this bracelet on the High Maintenance Blonde header. Won’t leave home without it. How do you spell DIVINE. Interested in it? email

13. “The Art of Seduction” by Robert Greene – I plan on having some fun this weekend.



Friday Favorite… What’s on the list…


1.John Kelly Chocolates – Award winning LA Chocolatier The walnut caramel mediterranean sea salt clusters will make you swoon for 4 piece assortment $15.50.


2.Lump Crab Cocktail and Gigi salad from The Palm- From LA, NYC,  Vegas to the Hamptons this classic restaurant never lets you down.  I always order these two items.


3.”A big Little Life” by Dean Koontz- This is such a switch up for  Dean Koontz fans. This book is a must read for animal lovers. Have a box of tissues handy.


4.Summer Polo at Bridge Hampton Polo Grounds, Bridge Hampton NY- Reminds you of summers in the Hampton’s are not just about parties but this is  the place to be seen.

5.Frozen Hot Chocolate from Serendipity in NYC- The mix is good but it’s the experience being there that counts with the overflowing giant frosty delight . With the thick whip cream nothing better.


6.Empowerment Bath Salts, gels, and candles from “Object D Art and Spirit” – I’ve been a devotee of Kirpaul and I come here for advice on spiritual questions. I always buy gifts for friends from here.


 7.Virgin Island Water by Creed – Vacation in a bottle. The 4.0 oz bottle retails for $240.

8.Tres Glam Anti-Envy Eye Cuff Links Unisex- Limited stock  available. Special Order $9,000. Call (312) 476-9340 ask for Amy.


9.H Blanket from Hermes- It’s super chic, timeless classic, ultimate throw. Somehow can make an old beat up sofa look like it was supposed to be that way. 

10.Venetian mirrors- I’ve been collecting antique and vintage ones for years. I was shocked to find such a beautiful antique re-production at restoration hardware. 

11.Seda France Candles- They are famous for there beautiful pagota toile shaped boxes. The candles smell really wonderful. The Toile ceramic containers are most perfect hostess gift.

12. Alcon Naph Con A eye drops- Used by Uber make up artist SCOTT BARNES. Makes allergy red eyes pop white for photos.


13.Butterfly Oil Paintings by Hunt Slonem- established force in the art world. His butterfly and  birds hang in New York at the Metropolitan, the Guggenheim, and the Whitney Museums. I am blessed to call him a friend. What a amazing TALENT. 

The King Cole Bar at the St. Regis Hotel in NYC- Quintessential New York.


14.Fred Segal Cafe Mauro restaurant- Perfect spot for great food and people watching in West Hollywood. Wonderful photograph collections decorate the walls for sale.  I love the pasta primavera and the chicken with Jalapeno pasta.


15.Velvet tuxedo slippers from Stubbs and Wooton- Palm Beach Chic.

16. New York Post- My must have daily read.





17. Chateau Marmont patio restaurant- great food. Always wonderful  neck craning people watching. Try the rice balls and cheese platter.Old school New turks L.A.  scene.








Friday Favorites- Tell them I sent you

1. BANANA PUDDING from Magnolia Bakery on third in West Hollywood. I find myself looking for an excuse to be home and eat this, but the large tub makes the perfect hostess gift for $30.00.

2.VoluSpa Candles- Scent in Crisp Champagne is my summer favorite for $25.00.

3.Domaines Ott- Rose wine  The recognizable shape of this bottle screams summer! Instantly transports you to the Mediterranean for less then $35.00 and looks so pretty in your glass. Cheers!

4. Tom Ford Neroli Portofino perfume spray-   Sexy, Summer, Unisex. Drool…$195.00

5.Tiger Printed Velvet- This just screams “CHIC” when everyone else is doing leopard. Barclay Butera also has this.

6. MAC Lipbalm conditioner SPF 15- Love the vanilla flavor. That’s why my dog is always trying to kiss me. So are a few two legged ones. Lol. $15.00

7. La Prairie skin caviar foundation with concealer- Pure luxury glam   worth   every penny.

8. Lalique Frosted Crystal  Buddah- I covet this.

9. Leggings with a built in skirt from Splendid-

Excuse me, I don’t want to see your private parts. Buy these.

10.LA CONFIDENTIAL Magazine- Tres Glam was featured in this. I’m biased.

11. Smashbox Photo finish primer w/ SPF 15

I used to wear the original. Now I love this one with the sunscreen.Makes foundation go on flawless and last for hours.  $42.00

12.  Chinese Chicken Salad from Joan’s on Third in West Hollywood. Another addiction.

13. Ultimate Blonde hair color from Frank Galasso at Barnes and Galass. Frank really knows what he is doing.(took me from brassy blonde to baby blonde and I was stopped to ask WHO cut my hair) Does Kate Upton, and Gwyneth.


14. Madeos italian restaurant- My Favorite  spaghetti bolognese and crispy napoleon pastry in LA.

15. Maison Pearson Brush- This Boar’s hair brush makes your hair shiny and  blow dry  frizz free.

16. Tres Glam  - The anti envy eye pendant . I wear mine every  day. $5,000.

17. Thymes Room Spray  - When you have three dogs you need a powerful room spray that smells delicious. I love Verbena Bamboo.

18. Guerlain terracotta bronzer no. 2- This lighter version works for pale skin. Sun kiss glow year round. Little goes a long way. Great value for $55.00

My Friday Favorites-(tell them I sent you)

1.MAC Pink Lipgloss Viva Glam “Gaga”- Nothing makes me feel as pretty and youthful as when I slather this glossy goodness across my lips. KISSABLE!

2. Faux Tortoise ANYTHING- Boxes, eyeglass frames, pictures frames, belts, furniture finishes. You get it.

3. Chanel Ballet Slippers- The black and white, tan and white are timeless collectables, easy to pack, and work with anything. The perfect staple.

4.  MAKE UP FOR EVER Professional HD Foundation – This high definition foundation creates flawless skin, perfect canvas to let the game begin.

5. ERES swimsuits- Malliot “one piece” and bikini’s (RED is my favorite) are in a class by themselves. Simple cut, figure flattering,  great fabric, UBER CHIC, these are a top fashion stylist secret source.

6. Tres Glam- 18 karat with floating diamonds in rock crystal. (Secret: I find this ring entertains me when I am bored and try to get all the diamonds to one side.) Now you know when I am bored. LOL.

7. Gold strappy sandals- Nothing screams fabulous summer feet to show off your pedicure. They are perfect with a tan “faux or real.” You can find these anywhere, it doesn’t have to be designer. I love Tkees for $48.00.

8.  Louis Vuitton monogram luggage- The pride of ownership with anything monogrammed and the double colored stripe is the icing on the cake. BTW this can’t be done after, it has to be ordered at the same time of purchasing the piece. Boo hoo hoo.

9. Rosa Mexicana restaurant – My New York favorite Mexican has outposts here in LA. This is NOT a taco joint. Love the table side guacamole (SPICY HOT PLEASE) and their signature pomegranate margaritas.


10. Town and Country Magazine- THE CHIC BIBLE.

11.Have you ever smelled this shampoo? Davines Shampoo in LOVE. I think this is what HEAVEN is supposed to smell like. It transcends me.

12.L’annine- hand cream creme pour les mains et le corps in MANGO. Im obsessed with the way this smells.  It coats your hands and cuticles like they been airbrushed in a photo. It’s my  ON camera go to hand creme and it only costs $14.95 . call  Mickey Fine pharmacy at 3102716123

13. Champagne Cocktails- Nothing like a glass of bubbly, splash of bitters, a cube of sugar and someone tickling the keys. To make you feel Oh so Hollywood glamours.

14. Tom Ford AVIATOR Glasses- My favorite are the matte silver. I feel when you invest in an expensive pair of glasses they can’t just be the style of the season.

15. Hermes cloisonne enamel bracelet- This bracelet is from legendary french goods company. These have achieved cult status, and can add a dash of color and excitement to your look. One is a good foundation to start building a collection.

My 10 Friday Favorites

1. Sonya Dakar – MicroVenom Daily Defense SPF 30 : It’s silky; not sticky. I don’t feel like random flies are going to get stuck to my face. LOL.

2.  Craig’s L.A. : the best BBQ ribs and lobster pasta. Who would figure this is in an upscale “Hollywood” joint.

3. Body Bling Platinum: How to get the tan glow without the sun damage.

4. Artist Peter Beard : Insanely GORGEOUS photo collages. One of a kind.

5. Bulgari Serpent Watch: OBSESSED with the rose gold. Snakes are always classic.

6. Tobi Tobin Designs: Love her style esthetic and unusual mixes of antiques with modern fabrics.

7. Veranda Magazine: Always inspiring, beautiful photos, great at home features. Love it for a good read.

8. Tres Glam  - Tres Chic diamond and precious stone jewelry. Worn by Park Avenue Elite and Hollywood royalty.

9. Sergio Rossi platform sling back – I literally can run for blocks in this high heel sling. I own so many colors with this last. Size 9 “wink wink.”

10. Polo Lounge at the Beverly Hills Hotel- The UBER destination for Hollywood glamour and star spotting. You MUST try the McCarthy Salad.