In the week leading up to the 91st Academy Awards Hollywood is filled with many events. From styling lounges, to gifting suites, to sponsored posts thrown on by magazines and studios, all of Hollywood is looking to attend many of these events. Vulkan magazine alongside selected celebrities and media members were lucky to be invited to attend the Rafi Gifting Lounge at the Waldorf Astoria in Beverly Hills. Celebrity attendees included Lindsay Pelas, Michael Yerger, Nafeesa Willams, Jonathan Bennett, Luke Baines, Tommy Chong, Broderick Hunter, Tommy Chong, Curtiss Cook, Lilan Bowden, Rati Gupta and more. Items presented to these attendees amongst others included luxurious and exotic vacations, rich cultural experiences, rejuvenating spa treatments, fine jewelry, much more.
While guests were treated to various products, live musical performances were held throughout the day making the experience different. Performances included Grammy-winning group Mary Mary, Louis Price of The Temptations, and Sonny Turner of The Platters. Their presence kept the room alive allowing guests to interact with various brands and representatives.
Exotic Vacations & Experiences:
The Ubud Village Resort and Spa
The Royal Purnama
The Samaya Ubud-Bali
Clothing, Jewelry & Accessories:
Bullets 4 Peace
Save the Girls
JKimm by Concrete Rain
Face of Clothing Brand
Fab 5 Clothing
Spa Treatments, Health, Body & Mind:
Dermatological Services by Dr. Nathan Newman
Dr. Seeta Herbals
JumpStart Energy Shot
Food & Drinks:
Cava de Oro Tequila
Food Art by Lauren
*Donations were being made out to the orphaned children of Myanmar and a special thanks can be given to each of the celebrities in attendance as the gifting lounge made a donation per attendee.