Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Blinged Out By India: My Big Fat Greek Fashion Show

My Big Fat Greek Fashion Show featuring fashions by Blinged Out by India was was held at the Greek Orthodox Church of the Ascension Community Center in Fairview, NJ.

Star Dog was delighted to attend.  It was a fun night with Vendors and Fashion:

Allinia Dzine Boutique
Allinia Dzine Boutique

Touchstone Crystals

DCS Chocolates
DCS Chocolates

Blinged Out By India specializes in crystal setting custom apparel, mugs, phone cases, frameshandbags & imprinted gifts. Owner, India Vasquez loves taking things to the next level.  "If you bring it, I will bling it!"

Blinged out by India is also the mother company of the clothing line LATRODECTUS. Latrodectus is the brand for all, from beach-wear to elegant wear and for all ages. 

Here are a few of her special pieces from the show modeled by the Church or the Ascension's youth group:

Visit www.BlingedOutByIndia.com for their continually expanding line.

Funds raised at the event went to the Youth Group of  the parish. Greek Orthodox Youth Association ( GOYA ) connects their young parishioners with other Greek Othordox youth organizations in the state. The youngsters will use the funds to participate in religious retreats, dances and sporting events. 

To Find out more about GOYA and their future plans click here.

Fun was had by all who attended.

Photo Credits: Nikki Ricciotti

Friday, June 20, 2014

Summertime Madness Vendor Event

Summertime Madness Vendor Event to support
Fire Co. #2 in Wayne, NJ

This Sunday June 22, 2014
Star Dog Enterprises is organizing
and event to support the Wayne Fire Department

“They are often the ones headed toward an emergency when everyone else is running away from the scene.”
We have great firefighters in Wayne who donate countless hours of their own time to train and be available whenever called upon. Star Dog is honored to organize an event to help show recognition and appreciation of our fire department’s bravery and volunteerism.

It will be a fun afternoon of shopping with amazing vendors, crafters, treats and RAFFLES!

**All Raffle proceeds go to support the Wayne Fire Co. #2**

Confirmed vendors:
Star Dog Enterprises
Ann’s Painted GlassWare
Arbonne with Angela Christou

Allinia Dzine Boutique
Mary Kay
Touchstone Crystals
Tastefully Simple
South Hill Design
Aj’s Creations
Keep Yourself Smelling Sweet
Make up Erasers
Fibi & Clo
Motives Cosmetics
Girly Girl Bandz
Pink Zebra
Love of Shabby Chic
2Twos 4U

CASH FOR GOLD on premises: Bring your GOLD and leave with CASH

What better way to kick off the summer than with
Fashion · Health and Wellness · Beauty Supplies · Glassware · Candles · Jewelry · Handbags · Shoes · Accessories · Household Items · Chocolate · Kids Stuff

 and More, more, more...

Come out and join us - there is something for everyone.

Event Info: Wayne Fire Co #2 Fireman's Hall 970 State Route 23 Wayne, NJ
Sunday June 22, 2014 10am-3pm
More info: click here

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Raising Autism Awareness

Star Dog was excited to attend the Raising Autism Awareness event co-hosted by

The Charity event featured special guest Melissa Gorga and family.

City Looks Barber Shop located in Little Falls, NJ provided men and boys with cuts and Bottega Salon of Cedar Grove, NJ provided the woman with blue hair extensions. 

Over $600 was raised to benefit  Autism Speaks.

Autism Speaks goal is to change the future for all who struggle with autism spectrum disorders. By dedicated to funding global biomedical research into the causes, prevention, treatments and a possible cure for autism. They strive to raise public awareness about autism and its effects on individuals, families, and society: and work to bring hope to all who deal with the hardships of this disorder. AutismSpeaks.org is committed to raising the funds necessary to support these goals.

Treats  for the evening were provided by Belgiovine's Italian-Deli of Montclair, NJ 

Music by music by iReserve Entertainement kept the night alive.

Bottega Salon, City Looks Barber Shop and Melissa Gorga are long time supporters and advocate for Autism. This event was a fun way for them to raise autism awareness for their community. 

Check out highlights of the event below:

Christine and Joanne from Bottega w/ Denise from Star Dog

Denise of Star Dog with Melissa Gorga RHONJ

Nikki of Star Dog with Melissa Gorga

Melissa and Joe Gorga with Jeff and Joe of City Looks

Photo Credits: Stephanie Ferrante Photography

Check out the complete photo album here