Issue 6 Launch Event
By: Jewel Flores
Our sixth issue launch event for Amaré Magazine took place at the stunning Sofitel Hotel in Los Angeles. The dramatic decor created a see-and-be-seen ambiance and excitement for this magical event. Gracing the cover of our sixth issue about Music & Art was James Maslow, actor and musician, and Zulay Henao, actress. James put on an amazing show playing two of his latest singles, as well as singing Happy Birthday to Zulay Henao. Throughout the venue Daniel Maltzman's art appeared in every corner, enchanting everyone with his unique and magical paintings. Our sponsors for our sixth issue included Doctor Fat Off, Melissa Ann Pollack, Jennifer Shultz, Maserati of Newport Beach, Zavala Law Firm, TRM Events, Twila True, Wendy Salyers, Image Spa MD, Ivy Ejam, Dr. Su Sachar MD, Insurpedia, Ice Lab Cryo, Ambitious Creationz, SuSheArt, Todd Huschka, Amelia Castano, Kyla Joy, and The Fitted Gentlemen. The celebrities who attended included JoJo Romeo, Gretchen Rossi, Amber Nicole, Tito Ortiz, Steve Orosco, Lauren Powers, Mina Chae, as well as many others.
Issue 4 Launch Party
By: Ashlyn Brooke
Over two hundred and fifty guests came to enjoy red carpets, savory foods, lively music, elegant gowns, and stylish suits for the Amaré Magazine launch party. The one year anniversary party was held at the luxurious estate of Lee Aronsohn and Lisa Haisha, the creators of Big Bang Theory andTwo and a Half Men. Their backyard was extravagant with sculptures, a Teepee, and an enticing pool. The party was benefiting Lisa Haisha’s charity Whispers from Children’s Hearts Foundation, which raises money to help children in need.
Cover girl, Malika Haqq, arrived looking stunning in a green romper designed by Noelle Smith that showed off her curves. Posing next to the cover, she slayed the scene.
Gretchen Rossi and Slade Smiley, from Bravo’s Real Housewives of Orange County, attended stuntin’ as a power couple. Gretchen wore a drop-dead, slitty dress. Christine Devine from Fox 11 and Tonya Banks and Terra Jole from Little Women LA as well as many other notable celebrities walked the red carpet.
There was a VIP room with a relaxing feel to it for the exclusive guests. In a private room, the guests were able to see clothing from Vidora, MKC, and Sagii; Swarovski crystal shoes from Luxtrada; and dazzling Swarovski crystal headphones from One More. They could also admire the beautiful artwork of Melissa Love.
Celebrities received a gift bag which included gift cards from Dr. Fat Off and Luxxloft, beauty products from Epicuren, and a copy of the magazine. Malika and other celebrities were given exquisite bouquets that were being showcased from L’amour Toujoir and bluetooth speakers and lounges from Uneekgiftz.
Plates of sushi were arranged on beautiful models by Su She Art. Also, Del Frisco’s Grille catered to the event with savory food. For entertainment, C-True performed and premiered his music video “California Party” featuring Snoop Dogg. Crystal Bartenders had their own show with speciality drinks made from Ving Vodka, Orendain Tequila, Enrique Spa Girl, and Young’s Market. The entire event was emceed by the very own Michael Calderon “Mr Pasadena.” It was a successful, fun-filled evening.