Sunday, April 10, 2011

Hosting the MANGO + Marie Claire Event in Santa Monica!


Wearing MANGO head to toe :)

My beautiful friends and fans came out to see me! I love them for it!

I was surprisingly very comfortable having the camera follow me during the entire event! The MANGO film crew were so much fun!

My sister, Dylana Suarez, and our good friend and new fashion blogger, Shamime Shaw, came out to the event! They're the best!

MANGO MANGO MANGO


The lovely Carmen Chan, creator and photographer of How I Met Your Style, came out! She has become one of my very good friends ever since photographing us in our home!

Such a sweet reader of my blog. She showed so much support. Love her!

About to perform!!

I performed 2 songs. All of which were recorded by MANGO and should be out later this month! Knocksteady.com was also there to get video footage of me at the event!



My beautiful sister, Dylana Suarez, dancing the night away and looking stellar!

Friexenet, a drink from Spain, was flowing constantly throughout the night!

I loved meeting these girls. They were so sweet!

The lovely Jenna Wonser of The Freckled Husky, made a few of us these gorgeous rings! She is the best!




wink wink ;) Nilo is my favorite filmmaker ever!

Gorgeous attendees including Shea (right) of the blog Cheyenne Meets Chanel!

We even had little MANGO fans! They got their polaroids taken to enter the $500 gift card raffle! How cute are they?!

MANGO Loves Fashion Bloggers!


I finally got to meet Mckenzie Dowler of The Fitting. She was so much fun and we have become such great friends! I helped her style a look for Spring. She chose out this beautiful knit sweater!


Working on interviews!

So many delicious hor d'oeuvres! Mmmmm!! I wish I got a snapshot of the mini hamburgers!


Mushroom Top :)

Being goofy with Sheraf!


My favorite twins, Rebecca of Style With Benefits and Melanie of Wrecked Stellar! I loved their outfits!





On Friday night, I hosted the MANGO + Marie Claire event in Santa Monica! It was the most wonderful experience ever. So many of my friends came out, as well as many of my blog readers! I got to finally meet them in person, and even help them shop for some of their favorite spring pieces. Everyone found a MANGO piece they loved that really fit their own personal style. Specially for the event, I went with a beautiful head to toe MANGO outfit. It was very romantic and soft, perfect for spring: a sheer printed blouse with a blush pink ballerina skirt. It was the first thing I tried on when I went in a few days in advance to pick out my outfit and right away, I knew it was the special outfit to wear that night.

I had the lovely MANGO film crew there to videotape me at the event. They were so much fun and I felt totally comfortable in front of the camera. I did interviews throughout the night, as well as got in footage with the guests! It was such a blast. We had a ton of laughs. So many of the guests got dressed in MANGO looks and got their picture taken, to enter the $500 raffle! (Congrats to my lovely blog reader, Jennifer, for winning!)

I ended the evening with a performance, singing and playing my guitar. I did one song, and everyone wanted to hear more, and so I went ahead and sang another one. I loved performing for everyone live. It was such a special part of the night. I'm a bit nervous to see it on video, but also very excited. It was such a wonderful evening and I have give a big thank you to MANGO and Marie Claire magazine for giving me this opportunity. To be a part of the MANGO brand has been a total dream come true. It was one night I will never forget! Thanks to everyone who came out! xx

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156 comments:

Matilda Niklasson said...

Oh so lovely! Hugs / Matilda, Sweden

Erbeertörtchen said...

amazing outfits :)

vintage process said...

Amazing! Love your outfit!

Raspberry Jam said...

You all look great!

http://sweetraspberryjam.blogspot.com/

XOXO

Miss Molly said...

this really looked like an amazing event, one that i would have loved to attend if i wasn't so far away in South Africa!
You looked lovely and i am sure you made the perfect hostess

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∆ Sara said...

great photos.

Twins said...

We really love all pics!!!!
Mango shop is great

xoxo gorgeous!!

www.sweetdifferences.com

Luisa T. said...

i loved your outfit.
It was incredible, i wish i was there :)
kiss
www.flashingstyle.blogspot.com

Judith Bel said...

lovely photos and outtfits!!

Rachella said...

I totally love your skirt it suits you so well!
please give your opinion about my latest look too, if you've got a little time. I'd love to hear your opinion about it (and my blog in general) because I adore your blog+style and want to develop mine in the upcoming weeks more and more! :)
x

Ms.Fashionista said...

I will I could've gone! This seems like so much fun and it would have been amazing to meet you! I love your orange skirt btw!

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xxx

Sílvia Astride Cardoso said...

Adorable outfits, lovely event. I wish the Atlantic ocean wasn't between me and Santa Monica ! : )

Kiss from Portugal *
www.laissezmoi.blogspot.com

Elysia said...

wow looks like it was such a great night everyone looks so good i love you in blush tones! i hope you post a video of your performance i'd love to see it! xx

Henar said...

I loved reading this and the pics ! You looked fab Natalie, you have a romantic, sweet style that I love.
Congrats. For everything.

Henar ♥

Closet Fashionista said...

Sooo much fun! You look gorgeous! :D
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Julie said...

you look cute !

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Florence said...

Pretty! i want your top so bad!

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YinGSaran said...

nice photos
love your outfit

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Dubravka Dodig said...

just great! it looks like you had a great time :) wonderful look, love everything, skirt, blouse, and rings are amazing!
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Absolutely Mrs. K said...

Oohh such tricky colors so wear, I would look like a nude person and the clothes would look like bare skin. I am not good with pale peachy colors. This proves that you can get away with so many colors. I love the blouse because of the little details and that delicate cut, so much movement. The sleeves look divine. The bow gives it a very romantic touch. I hope you had a wonderful time. PS love your sisters skirt, again fabulous fabric

fashion brick road said...

sound like you had a fab time!! love your outfit. mango does such nice clothes and I want your sister's skirt too!!!
sarah

fashbrickroad.blogspot.com/

Audrey Allure said...

Great photos! I was at the event Marie Claire + Mango were having here in NY! Although, it wasn't as fabulous as it looked over there (it was also raining that night here lol). I didn't enter the contest, but I had a great time shopping & sipping on champagne :)

Marloes. said...

I love this head to toe Mango outfit on you! You looked beautiful!!

Marinka said...

that is so cool, I like that you performed.^^. It looked like so much fun, I would have loved to win that shopping spree

Lily said...

What great photos...sounds like everyone had a great time !!

xxLily
goldandgray.com

Shelby said...

You look gorgeous in those colors! I'm in love with that skirt!!! Congrats and can't wait to hear your performance <3

www.makemesparkly.blogspot.com

* said...

WOW! how do you and your sister manage to publish posts at like the same time??!!?

stop by!
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Jenna said...

natalie i'm so glad you liked your ring! these pictures turned out great.

be in touch!
xo,j

Chloe. said...

Lovely post Natalie!
Beautiful snaps:)

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xx,
Chloe

Blond Panther & Louboutin... said...

Loooove your look... ;D

Nice pics ;))

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Viktória said...

wow im sure you had so much fun. the pics are fantastic. and you sister looks so sweet too :)

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amalie said...

looks great! you all look gorgeous. i love your skirt!
xx

Elise said...

amazing outfit natalie! x

Anaivilo said...

OH, gorgeusss, the photos are splendid , you chose a perfect outfit, I love the tones and I am sure the event was so much fun! Wish I was there.. :D

Enitan said...

love your outfit, amazing skirt! :)

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Jen S. said...

You look so cute! I love your outfit Natalie!

Jen
http://blankwhiteframes.blogspot.com

Karoline Kalvø said...

Wow. Amazing outfit with the skirt and blouse. You are a divine beauty.


Karoline Kalvo

lisa signorini said...

You look so beautiful!!!
kiss

www.thecurlylady.blogspot.com

la tiquismiquis said...

oh natalie, you look beautiful! i love your outfit! :)

<3 la tiquismiquis
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Misty Chaos said...

Lovely outfit! And photos ♥

Sandra said...

great look for the Mango event Natalie!


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disco in moscow said...

you all look great, love those pics.
xoxo

http://disco-in-moscow.blogspot.com/

monsefuentes said...

demasiado cool!!

XX, Monse F.-
http://elblogdemonsee.blogspot.com

Lenka said...

nice pictures, it must have been an amazing event! by the way beautiful skirt!! :)

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Camilla. said...

looks like so much fun :)

x Camilla

intothefoldfashion.blogspot.com

marta said...

I'm sure you had a good time!! Love your outfit, it's perfect!! ;)

Marta, xxx

http://themeaningoffashion.blogspot.com/

Haru said...

awww, i wish i had been in Spain so that I could get a photo of me with you! :P
I LOVE Mango...I've just got Mango suede clogs and love them so much!! :D

Haru x

New York Don't Leave Me said...

Congrats, looks like the event was a blast! You look fantastic! xo

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Lena said...

You are all so cute! I love your shirt! Adore the color of the skirt!

The Fancy Teacup said...

The event looked so fun and appeared a success! You look so beautiful in that feminine outfit, and the colors look extraordinary on you. Can't wait to see the video of you singing! :)

www.TheFancyTeacup.com
much love.

SIENA.STYLE said...

you look so amazing!love the skirt!
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Adrianna Traxler said...

If i lived in Cali I totally would have been there..love all the photos!

Ora is Adzlin said...

love all your outfit :) and ure so pretty :D

chou.chouette said...

this time I just need to leave you a comment! I really do like your outfit! :) beautiful!

keep on like this!

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Fashiable said...

AMAZING photos, looks like a lot of fun there :)

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Janelle Haskin said...

Wow! Looks like it was an amazing event!! You and your sister and so beautiful and I LOVE your outfit! :)

xo
Janelle

www.janellehaskin.etsy.com

Alyssa said...

very cool photos! thanks for sharing!

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Anazuz said...

I love MANGO, and Suarez's sisters!

Manon H. said...

You look great ! Amazing outfit !

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Jessie said...

that is such a fabulous shade on you. that mango thing has been such an incredible opportunity for you. congratulations.

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Opposite lipstick said...

love ur outfit!



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Beauty Spectacle said...

Lovely outfit.
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Kalina said...

you look beautiful, great event and very nice photos!

greetings from
http://mikalafashion.blogspot.com/

Cindy, fashionsbeauty said...

Looks like so much fun, shame it's not in London! I love your skirt you picked out xoxo

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Dilan Dilir said...

love your outfit :)

SAMANTHA said...

I love the colors you're wearing, this looks so fun.. so nice to meet all the other bloggers I'm sure! :)


xx
www.dragonnfruit.com

STARR said...

seriously loving those colors on you!congrats on the successful event :)

Joy said...

That red lip looks amazing.

celeste said...

you look so pretty, absolutely love what you wore.

jae said...

you look so pretty, and looks like you had so much fun!

http://jaelikesclothes.blogspot.com

Allie said...

Looks like you had a great time. Love your outfit especially the blouse.
xx Allie

Leire said...

I love your outfit!!!

Rebecca said...

very fresh and very pretty!

and congrats on being able to sing and play guitar too, it seems so difficult, me and a friend we're in a deep conversation about this today aha

Little Lj said...

wow, loved following your MANGO adventures: looks like you've had a blast!

m-kosar said...

great post!!!!

annalisa said...

love it all! seriously- the lats picture is so funny! :)

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Mac Daddy said...

Natalie! I'm so glad I was able to finally meet you too! You looked absolutely amazing at the event, but then again you always look beautiful. I'm so glad we all got to spend the weekend together, I had such a blast! You are so fun, even if you do style me in skin-tight daisy dukes ;)

LUV YOU!

Gabrielle said...

awesome pictures, it looks like you girls had a really fun time at the event! Love your outfits.

M. said...

HI! Beautiful photos!! I love your outfit and the rings!!!!

Kisses from Spain;)

www.tendreetcoquette.blogspot.com

Sarah said...

looking pretty as always!!

wreckedstellar said...

You were amazing at the event! I loved watching you perform in person- you are so talented and I can't wait to see the video! See you sooooon!! xo, mel

Mrs Vintage said...

Love yr outfits!

Just new to yr blog, it's great!!

Corie said...

What a beautiful outfit. Also, you and your sister look so much alike.

itsmytaste.blogspot

Jenny Ong said...

Stunning outfit Natalie! Looks like so much fun :) xo

Emma said...

i am so in love with your skirt, its so beautiful i love the colour, shape and the way it falls xo

Faridah said...

This event looks like such a blast, I wish I could have come. You have such a delightful nature and it's a pleasure to read your blog. Always a fan x

flowercake said...

Looked like so much fun and i love your outfit.

Nubia said...

You look so gorgeous Natalie and it looks like it was a FAB event with a great turnout..

Congrats

Billie Rose said...
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Andrés Corella said...

Love your outfit..You look so cool singing with your guitar..and the whole event looks amazing! Yei to Mango for loving fashion bloggers!

xx
Andy
The Black Label

Beatrice Balaj said...

Hey doll! I had fun at the MANGO event with you girls. You and your sister are so beautiful and sweet! I do not have a twitter but my sister Eunicia does so if you want to hang out or go to event we should def hang out! :)

Xoxo,
Beatrice

http://beatricebalaj.blogspot.com/

Christine said...

Your outfit was marvelous!!

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Laetitia said...

Stylish sisters!!!! and so beautifuls too!

xoxoxoxox

MELISSA Z. said...

love your look so much, great colors! wow! <3

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Jaeger said...

love your rings!
looks like an awesome night!

http://youngandimpressionable94.blogspot.com/

x

janet said...

seems so fun!
I love your top and skirt! you look great!

Rosa said...

Love your outfit, great post!!

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lisa signorini said...

Sweetie!!! Check my blog: there is a little presents for you!!
Have a great Monday!!

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6roove said...

love you, girl! fantastic post, fantastic feminine look :)

♥Run With Fashion♥ said...

I'm sooo bummed out I didn't get to go!!! >.<
Lovve the photos, looove the rings, love your outfit <3333
I saw those twins before, last yr, @ Fashions Night Out @ the grove. :)

Can't wait to hear the songs :)

Gina Michele said...

Lovely outfit! The event looked like a lot of fun. I hope you upload the video of you singing!

♥ Gina Michele
CrochetClouds

fashioneggpplant said...

congratulations!!! you deserve it so much!:)

kimchicsisters said...

nice photos

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karin said...

Congratulations!!! Looks like you haved a great time!! Thanks for sharing and I will wait for the video!!!=) www.stylepicture.blogspot.com

Collections said...

This looks like such a fun and incredible event! I wish I could have been there.

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thelittledistractions said...

Looks like an amazing event. And JC spotted everywhere!!!

Michelle Lee said...

too bad i wasnt in LA to see you perform and to get together with such wonderful people :)
love your outfit
you are surely into "sheer outfits" like you said in vogue girl right? haha love them!

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Hanna said...

looks like a totally amazing night! your outfit is so stunning!!

Ugly Cute said...

looks like it was awesome, so many great outfits in this post

xoxo
itsuglycute.com

One More Chance Vintage said...

Love it, you inspire me constantly to keep doing what I am doing! Love all of the things you do! Thank you!

Xx One More Chance
www.omcvintage.com
http://omcvintage.blogspot.com/

Lindsey A. Turner said...

looked like a lot of fun! You and your sis both looked great! Wish I could hear your music!

Lindsey Turner
http://thriftandshout.blogspot.com

Meri. said...

can't wait to see the video!

xx

nora chou said...

Ciao from London!

Seems like you lead a fabulous life!

p.s. thanks for stopping by my blog!

nora

www.norachou.blogspot.com
www.twitter.com/norachou

Julie Iliana said...

aahh wish I could have been there! looks like it was tons of fun :) can't wait for the video!

PS- not sure if this is only happening to me (and if my computer just sucks) but your blog is really slowing down everything and freezing my comp. :( not sure if you could do something to help those of us who have sucky computers see your blog better?

Erika @ ~TiptoeButterfly~ said...

BEYOND impressed and jealous!

LucieL said...

Awesome pics))) And you look stunning!) Hope you had fun!

TimbarikaDoll said...

I love Mango, they always have something in there that I must buy :)) Looks like a wonderful time, am happy for you :) I hope you will have a great week xx

Dragana Honey Daša said...

beautiful blog!:) I follow you, follow me too ;)

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Catita said...

I am in love with your skirt! I tried on the off white one and loved it but was in such a rush I did not have time to get it, seeing it on you reminds me how amazing it is! And it is funny since I am only 5'3'' it goes under my knees and I see it is right at your knees! I guess I'll use it as a mid length skirts which I thought it was since those are almost full length skirts on me!
You and your sister have got it!
xoox
CAtita

Mo Pie, Please said...

Oh gosh! This must have been SO MUCH FUN!!!

Courtney Erin said...

This looks such an amazingly fun time! And I just love all the wonderful fashion.

xoxo ~ Courtney
http://sartorialsidelines.blogspot.com

Nikol said...

this outfit is perfect:)...i love your skirt

Deni said...

This pictures are perfect...lovely outfit, hun!


ps. I would like to invite you to the first giveaway on my blog.

xx
Deni.

Manu said...

Loved your outfit. Thanks for passing by my blog! Besos :)

Emily Jean said...

great photos! you look great!

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S. said...

Cute skirt :)

/S /
http:// mymotherfuckedmickjagger.blogspot.com

Ale. said...

You look lovely and it seems like you had the best time!

xx,
Ale.

http://leblogdeale.blogspot.com

F. said...

You look amazing !

Shallow Versus Profound

Kimberly said...

great photos love your outfit the skirt is so cute! love the rings!!

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THE ALTERNATIVE WIFE said...

Looks like a fabulous event! I love Mango and just love your entire outfit.

So happy that you stopped by today. Your blog is just fabulous :)

deniz saatçioğlu said...

Such a great post, I enjoyed it a lot and you look so stylish as always.

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Lainey said...

Oh Natalie, you look stellar. I've said it before and I'll say it again-I am kicking myself for having to work that day. I would've much rather been there to meet and greet with y'all! It looks like so much fun!

jamie said...

I tried to make it out to this event but I had a meeting run late on me :(
It looks like I missed out on quite the time! You look gorgeous as always!

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Juliana Silva said...

fun!!

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thechyrelgomez said...

you all look amazing! :)

Irene's Closet said...

Love your skirt!

And congrats for everything!! :):)

xo
Irene’s Closet

Yasmine said...

You look amazing!
I already follow your sister, and now I'm following you. You two have such a great style! =D

maybe you want to folllow me back?

xoxo

http://www.littlepinkdresss.blogspot.com/

sugarhoneybaby said...

Great photos!You look amazing!:)

Miri said...

Wonderful photos!

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Reptilia said...

Great photos!
Congratulations!

I love your outfit, you look amazing!

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xxx

Alina F. said...

Amazing pictures!Love your outfit and I absolutely love your blog!Thank you so much for your comment!It was such an honor for me!xoxo

The Cat Hag said...

You look so awesome, I was eye-ing that Mango blouse online for ages!! ♥♥


xoxo,
Addie
The Cat Hag

Manuella said...

you have a unique style and i love it!kisses

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Fashionable Rose said...

wow you are so pretty and stylish! thank u so much for ur comment on my blog! I am a new follower xxx

ALESSANDRA said...

nice outfit!!
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Lagelle said...

Hi Natalie, the event looks like it was pretty cool! I wish I could have attended, but I live on the East coast ;-) btw thanx 4 ur visit & comment on my blog! I'm sending u an email, I have a question for you.

Thanx,
Tye
www.lagelle.com

Julia_Julia said...

love love love
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Becky said...

thanks for the nice comment on my blog! i was so excited, because i read yours all the time. your style is flawless :]

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Natalie said...

Looking gorgeous Natalie!

I came to your blog via a Style With Benefits post and I'm glad I did. You have great style. Looks like the event was a blast.

lou and una said...

Your outfit is stunning love it!!
Lou & Una!x

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zeste de citron said...

you ar gorgeous ! I love your pics so sweet :)
xx

Stella said...

you look amazing in your romantic colors!! i hope you had tons of fun and keep up your posting because stopping by your blog is one of my faves!!
take a peek at my blog if you have the time!

stella
stellasfashionfountain.blogspot.com

adele said...

your look = PERFECTION! <3 love the nude combo.
xx

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Aubrey and Melissa said...

What a gorgeous skirt! Looks like a fun event:)

Sammy said...

This outfit is uber cute :)

Sam