Sponsored Post: Guest of a Guest's Holiday Gift Guide And Giveaways 2010!

by Samantha Hui · December 13, 2010

Stanley's playing Santa Claus this year. And, to make it easier for your last minute gift options, he's put together this guide below. He's even thrown in some great giveaways exclusively for our newsletter subscribers! Sign up now to be included in the fun!


For the arts lover in your life, nothing says Happy Holidays like a beautiful gift from Assouline. Whether the giftee is an architecture enthusiast, a die-hard fashionista, or just a lover of beautiful photography, Assouline will have a coffee table addition for everyone. Assouline Publications' special editions and gift items can be found around the globe including newly opened locations in Bebek, Turkey, South Coast Plaza, and Orange County. For you New Yorkers, Assouline also has a flagship boutique in the Plaza Hotel. For this holiday season, Assouline recommends the Cecil Beaton: The Art of the Scrapbook by James Danzinger. The book presents the personal collections from one of the 20th century's most important photographers chronicling pieces from Beaton's private scrapbooks.



Shopping for gifts for all your friends and family stressing you out? Don't forget to take care of yourself, family and friends with some relaxation! bTreated offers great deals on last-minute spa and salon appointments at all your favorite spots in NYC. Unfilled 5pm appointment today? Don't wait, grab it at up to 80% off!

bTreated is a members-only website offering big discounts on luxury spas and salons' last-minute appointments. If you're willing to wait to book up to 48 hrs in advance you can score deals on services such as massages, facials, haircuts and more. Currently bTreated is helping members get great deals from the finest spas and salons in New York including celebrity hot spots- SkinCareLab, Ink Spa, Christopher Stanley Salon and many more! For our Guest of a Guest readers, bTreated is offering an exclusive VIP invite which will allow you to bypass the waiting list and gain access to these great private sales! What's more, is when you're a member, you have the exclusive power to grant others membership and you can earn free treatments for it! So you can decide who you like enough to give access to such a great secret!

GIVEAWAY! For an extra lucky reader bTreated is giving away a free massage or facial of your choice! All have you have to do is Sign Up HERE!

Miss Lonelyhearts

Known for her eponymous handbag line, NYC based designer Jenny Yuen recently introduced her RTW collection, housed inside her boutique at 250 Broome St on the Lower East Side. With an expert eye for all things chic and stylish, Miss Lonelyhearts offers a boudoir packed with irresistible handbags, sexy high-waisted jeans, "good girl" dresses, and lots of charming jewelry. -

GIVEAWAY! For our GofG readers, Miss Lonelyhearts is giving away a beautiful bag from the collection. The Roxanne Bag is made from 100% high quality vegetable tanned leather right here in NYC. For your chance to win, e-mail stanley@guestofaguest.com with LONELYHEARTS in the subject line!



Eberjey is the fresh, flirty line of lingerie and swimwear known for lush patterns, delicate detailing, and flattering cuts. The soft women's collection includes women's basics, intimates and swimwear. Fill your drawers with pretty pieces that flatter real bodies and feel pretty amazing too. Pieces from the Miami-based company can be found online at Shopbop.com and Zappos.com as well as boutiques all over NYC such as Anthropologie, Scoop and Bird.


GIVEAWAY! For our GoFG readers, Eberjey is giving away this super comfy willow PJ set. If you'd like to win, tweet or facebook Eberjey and let them know we sent you!




We all know it's getting quite chilly outside these days. Whether you're bundling up a loved one or looking for some warmth yourself, the British brand has a great selection of outerwear and accessories to warm up in. For men, Barbour recommends the heavyweight durawax inspired Ursula jacket or the Herringbone International wool jacket. For women, the brand recommends the Tornado Down Gilet or the active inspired Shotley Quilted Jacket.



GIVEAWAY! Signature Artist T-shirt from Morgans Hotel Group

Morgans Hotel Group is launching a line of t-shirts to celebrate the unique character of each of its hotel brands with an original t-shirt line designed by the likes of Pamela Love, Matthew Kristall, Mio Matsumoto and others. You could win a piece from the collection, SIGN UP NOW and see below for details. Several artists were hand-selected for the project to create an aesthetic representation of the atmosphere that Morgans strives to deliver at each hotel. The participants cover an impressive scope of backgrounds in the art world- from graffiti to jewelry design- and will lend their story and skill to the guest experience with their concepts. The shirts will be sold in the hotels' guest rooms and are already in room and ready to wear at Hudson, Clift, Shore Club, St Martins Lane and Mondrian hotels in both Los Angeles and South Beach. Morgans' brands are still in the works with notable creative minds, and will similarly roll out in its respective properties as both original pieces of art and fashionable mementos.