The Shindigz Party News Blast:
Universal Pictures just turned Valentine’s Day 2015 into a sure thing for millions of men. The studio is now moving its release date for the movie Fifty Shades of Grey to Valentine’s Day weekend 2015, turning what was sure to be a Girls Night Out event into an epic Date Night. The news, comes on the heels of the studio’s announcement that of a new leading man, Jamie Dornan, will play Christian Grey.
Have you noticed things getting a little hairy? Even on the morning news, Studio 1A as the guys of the Today show grow out their facial hair to raise awareness for men’s health issues such as prostate and testicular cancer. Men everywhere are following suit as No-Shave November. You too can take part in the movement. Be sure to click on Shindigz No Shave November page for all the ways to have fun with this call to action health month.
The Party News Blast for Tuesday:
What happens when the top grossing actor in Hollywood’s wife has a milestone birthday? He throws a Shindigz style Celebrity Bash lasting all weekend long! Only the best for Iron Man’s wife! Robert Downey Jr. went all out to celebrate wife Susan Downey’s 40th birthday by throwing her a star-studded weekend-long party in Sausalito, Calif. near the San Francisco Bay Area. All the celebs were there including Justin Theroux, Jason Bateman, Gwyneth Paltrow, Reese Witherspoon, Gwen Stefani and their families for a fun-filled getaway. Of course they had dinner, along with games and a photo booth which we always recommend. At the end of one evening, fireworks were set off over the bay.
Did I mention amazing food with the most memorable being the cake made out of maple bacon, chocolate bacon, bacon bits, bacon jam and vanilla cake!
The Wahlberg family lands a reality show. Donnie Wahlberg announced on The Arsenio Hall Show that he and his family, which includes Mark Wahlberg, will star in their own reality show. The A&E show is to premiere in January and will revolve around the family’s restaurant Wahlburgers, located just outside Boston.
We can’t talk about reality TV without the Kardashin’s getting in on it with the Kardashian Christmas Special! ‘Tis the season for a new Kardashian Christmas card and leading up to the Keeping Up With the Kardashian stars’ big reveal, E! has given them their own Christmas special filled with family flashback moments. Be sure to check out Shindigz Christmas Photo Cards, they’re a great way to save while sharing your thoughts and family with friends at this special time of year.
Happy Friday, let’s talk about some fun stuff this weekend on the Shindigz Party News Blast!
Last week we asked for your Halloween Costume pictures and you responded. Today we’ve got one more to share from Tacoma Washington. Two year old Marshall Shaffer plays with tiger cub “Kali” at the Zoo on Halloween. Kali the tiger cub is clearly eager for a play date. In a video that’s making the rounds on YouTube this week, the boy dressed in a tiger costume toddled up to the tiger cubs enclosure at the Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium in Tacoma, Washington. Tiger lovers you can create your own zoo, safari or jungle with Shindigz including inflatable’s, standees, we’ve got it all.
As we move to Christmas the tree that will illuminate Rockefeller Center for the 81st time this year is on its way. The Norway spruce is 76 feet tall, 47 feet in diameter, and approximately 75 years old will arrive at Rockefeller Plaza today in preparation for the annual lighting ceremony that will be held on December 4th.
Have you checked all of our Holiday decorations? We have plenty of traditional favorites along with new exclusives you’ll only find at Shindigz. Like Rudolph, order yours online from Shindigz!
There are tons of new decorations, materials and unique accent ideas for your 2013 holiday season! Here are just a few of the holiday items perfect for decking your halls from our holiday boutique!
New this year from Shindigz are these unique Burlap Reindeer! They have a rustic look with their brown burlap bodies, winding antlers and long straight legs. Add the Burlap Reindeer to your home decorations for the look you have been wanting, available in two sizes from Shindigz.
Another favorite over the years has been Shindigz Snowmen. Brighten up your winter decorations with our Snowman Face Assortment. We promise they won’t melt! The Snowman Face Assortment features a set of smiling faces with fun red hats and greenery accents.
Planning a holiday gathering? Impress your guests with Shindigz Silver Jingle Bell Place Card Holders, also new for 2013.
Visit our entire holiday boutique collection at Shindigz and you’ll find plenty of quality garland, wreaths and other holiday accent pieces to create just the right spirit this holiday season!
Tell us about how you like to decorate for the holidays!
The Thursday Shindigz Party News Blast with Mary Collins:
Did you watch the CMA awards Wednesday? Yes or no, either way, here are your must know highlights:
- GeorgeStrait takes Top Entertainer and was sincerely surprised. The award was announced by Good Morning America’s Robin Roberts who has had such a touching and public fight with cancer.
- Married stars Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton won Female Vocalist and Male Vocalist of the Year respectively for the fourth year in a row.
- Best New Artist was given to Kasey Musgraves.
- Florida Georgia Line won Best Single of the Year with Cruise.
- Kenny Rogers was bestowed the Willie Nelson Lifetime Achievement award. The legendary star sang his duetIslands in the Stream with Jennifer Nettles.
- Taylor Swift was honored with the CMA’s Pinnacle Award, for her worldwide success and recognition.
Also playful digs at Miley Cyrus, Dolly Parton and the royal baby made for a fun awards show.
This isn’t one of her crazy stunts. Well, it is a stunt, but it’s slated to really happen. Lady Gaga is planning to become the first recording artist to perform in zero gravity. She’s confirmed it for 2015. The plan is for Gaga to sing at Zero G Colony, a three-day high-tech music festival. On the third day of the event, Gaga will take off onboard a Virgin Galactic spaceship. Should be out of this world!
Welcome to the wonderful world of Twitter, Sarah Jessica Parker! The Sex and the City star joined the social networking site under the handle @SJP more than two years ago but tweeted for the first time this week on Tuesday.
The Shindigz Party News Blast:
Jennifer Aniston gets a new look just in time for the holidays. Aniston is now sporting a new blonde bob haircut. She’s known own for pioneering “The Rachel” hairdo and other hair trends since the 1990′s has switched up her style again by chopping her hair into a short do. The 44 year old “Friends” actress showed off a new angular, chin-length bob while out in Los Angeles on Monday.
The other big story of the day, the CMA’s are tonight and just about everybody becomes a country music fan. The 47th annual award show will be hosted again this year by Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley. Performers include Luke Bryan and Florida Georgia Line with tributes and honorees of the evening include Taylor Swift and Kenny Rogers.
We love these awards shows because it’s a great time to gather with your friends and have a viewing party, with party décor from Shindigz!
It’s the Monday Shindigz party news blast:
Internet superstars stepped out from behind their computer screen and onto the stage at Pier 36 last night making history at the first YouTube Music Awards. With live performances by Lady Gaga, Eminem and other pop and rock greats; the event was live-streamed the all over the world, and the awards were entirely dependent on the participation of viewers. Unlike the Grammys or the MTV Video Music Awards, winners were voted on entirely by fans, with One Direction, Miley Cyrus and Nicki Minaj among the nominees.
Kendall Jenner is officially legal. The “Keeping Up with the Kardashians” star celebrated her 18th birthday again yesterday, which was her actual birthday. So how did she mark the occasion? Shindigz style! With a masquerade dinner with her family and friends. The birthday girl and all the Kardashian ladies attended the fancy dinner party last night where they all hid their identities with elaborate Venetian masks.
At Shindigz, we never let a holiday go bye without a party to Make Life More Fun!,
While we could tell you about our company Halloween party, let’s show you some of the highlights:
Shindigz Party News Blast:
Longtime “Price Is Right” host Bob Barker, is returning to his old stomping grounds, although it will only be for a day. Mark your calendars for December 12, which is Barker’s 90th birthday. Barker, a longtime animal-rights advocate, will help to place a dog for adoption during his appearance on the show.
Speaking of Big Birthday celebrations… What do you get when you throw a bash hosted by both the Jenner’s and the Karadashian’s? Unbelievable as you can imagine. With Kendall Jenner’s 18th birthday less than a week away, the whole crew spent a day this week at a Six Flags theme park in California to celebrate the model’s big day. The family rented out the entire park, and took full advantage of the thrill-inducing rides, including several roller coasters.
As they say, love can reach all heights. This is especially true for the world’s tallest man, who tied the knot recently. Sultan Kosen, who stands 8 foot 3 inches, wed 5 foot 9 Merve Dibo in his native Turkey Sunday. The farmer’s wedding was attended by hundreds of people, including Turkey’s President Abdullah Gul. Kosen, who also holds the world record for biggest hands and feet, had his 28-size shoe and suit custom-made for his big event.