Articles - Amber Lounge - Méridien Beach Plaza Hotel Monaco - du 27 au 29 mai 2016 (Reportage Christian Pinson)
Méridien Beach Plaza Hotel Monaco
du 27 au 29 mai 2016
AMBER LOUNGE MONACO 2016 HOSTS STAR-STUDDED FASHION AFTER-PARTY TO
CELEBRATE ITS 10TH FASHION ANNIVERSARY IN BENEFIT OF THE AMBER FOUNDATION
Parson James and Jasmine Thompson Wowed A-List Stars And Formula 1 Icons Who
Partied Till Dawn With VIP-Only Guests at Amber Lounge, The Original F1 Experience
Friday 27th of May at in Monte-Carlo, Amber Lounge, The Original F1 Experience, kicked off the Monaco Grand Prix weekend and celebrated its 10th Charity Fashion Show Anniversary until dawn with Hollywood stars and Formula 1 Icons. With some of the biggest names in music, live performances throughout the night, and a stunning red carpet, Amber Lounge remains the only F1 party to remember.
Attendees of Amber Lounge Monaco’s opening night included international celebrities such as Hip Hop singer Akon, Game of Thrones Liam Cunningham, singer JC Chasez former N’Sync boy band member, American investor Robert F. Smith, socialites Victoria Silvstedt, Lady Victoria Hervey, F1 Team Personnel from Mercedes, Redbull, Force India, Renault and Haas.
This year’s one-of-a-kind, F1 driver Fashion Show featured Daniel Ricciardo, Jolyon Palmer, Marcus Ericsson, Pascal Wehrlein, Felipe Nasr, Rio Haryanto, Marc Gene and Esteban Ocon who were exclusively dressed in bespoke Apsley suits while the hottest models and F1 ladies strutted down the runway. Jenson Button, Pedro de La Rosa and Pastor Maldonado watched enthusiastically as the children and females of Formula 1 captured the hearts of the VIP crowd wearing stunning Osman’s collection.
F1 drivers dressed by Apsley at Amber Lounge
Amber Lounge U*NITE brought as its centrepiece the thrilling live charity auction where moneys raised went towards The Amber Foundation including items such as My Seanna YachtYanush Gioielli’s jewelry masterpiece, a beautiful portrait of H.S.H Princess Grace of Monaco painted by Hayo Sol, a fabulous Bonato Milano 1960 jewelry set, a unique safari travel experience to South Africa’s Kruger National Park, kindly donated by H.S.H Prince Albert II and H.S.H Princess Charlene of Monaco, a beautiful Nonos sculpture and an exceptional Isabelle Arpagian golden gepard egg. A combined total of over EUR 283,000 ($ 315,000) was raised to help disadvantaged children achieve a better future. Parson James, singer of KYGO, stopped off in Monaco from his world tour to perform live in Amber Fashion. He opened the show in true Victoria’s Secret style, whilst the drivers “Stole the Show” across the floating catwalk. Parson went on to perform his new single “Temple” in front of A-list stars. Jasmine Thompson closed the Amber Fashion Show with a live performance of her world renowned collaboration with DJ Robin Schulz “Sun Goes Down”. In Amber Lounge, the VIP crowd were enthralled with her live rendition of “Ain’t Nobody” by Felix Jaehn.
Amber Lounge Monaco will continue on Saturday May 27th & Sunday May 28th. Saturday night will introduce the brand-new concept Extravaganza with over twenty live performances on stage all night. Sunday will be the long-awaited F1 driver after-party celebrating the end of the Monaco Grand Prix weekend.
Amber Lounge is the only place where celebrating with F1 drivers is guaranteed and will once again leave its guests with memorable souvenirs making them want to come back again and again.
Camilla de Bourbon des Deux-Siciles
NOTES TO EDITORS
Amber Lounge was founded by Sonia Irvine, who has worked in F1 for 20 years and launched
the famed Amber Lounge at the Monaco Grand Prix in 2003, a stylish, unique, VIP nightlife
experience where F1 teams, drivers, sponsors, royalty, VIP guests and celebrities can relax and
enjoy themselves away from the glare of press and media. Sonia is regarded as a pioneer of F1
nightlife experiences and continues to create the most sought after events on the F1 calendar.
For 14 years Amber Lounge has hosted events in glamorous locations throughout the
world including Shanghai, Valencia, Delhi and Barcelona. The Amber Lounge experience
consists of Formula 1 race viewing hospitality options as well as post-race
after parties, dining, charity, fashion. In 2016 it will take place in Monaco, Singapore,
Mexico City and Abu Dhabi. http://amber-lounge.com/index.php/tickets/
The Amber Foundation: The aim of Amber is to help reduce the level of unemployment
within the 18-30-year age group, by giving them time and space in a residential
environment to rebuild their lives and build their self-confidence and self-esteem
so they are motivated to seek employment. http://www.amberweb.org
Invités de marque au Amber Lounge du Méridien 2016
la Marquise Roberta Gilardi et son mari Sestito
SPONSORS & PARTNERS
Prince Lucien Richard Champagne - Champagne served at Amber Lounge Fashion
Aix’cellence Premium: Aix’cellence Premium - 10 years of presence in the Alps as a key player in
the world of transport. http://en.aixcellence.fr
Osman: OSMAN, The eponymous label from British Born designer Osman Yousefzada made its
debut in 2008 at London Fashion week. Osman’s unique architectural – elegant aesthetic and
strong, sculptural designs both flatter and celebrate the woman’s body. http://osmanlondon.com
InMann: InMann goes ahead - Hairstyling & Leading Hair Salons and Amber Lounge Global
Global Hair & Makeup: Global Hair & Makeup provides talented hair & makeup artists with
opportunities to travel and participate backstage at international fashion events.
Little Black Dress: Team LBD’s aim is simple: to make you look and feel a million dollars, whatever
your special event. http://www.littleblackdress.co.uk
Gold Emotion – Luxury Champagne on selected tables at Amber Lounge
Padre Azul: The Super Premium Tequila www.padreazul.com
AUCTION LOTS INCLUDE:
My Seanna Yacht weekend: My Seanna is a 56 meter luxury yacht with the capacity to effort-
lessly accommodate 12 guests in six spacious cabins. With her world-class Chef and highly expe-
rienced crew, My Seanna is the ultimate charter yacht and will exceed your every expectation
during your long weekend in the Mediterranean, Bahamas or Caribbean. myseannayacht.com
Bonato Milano 1960 brand has become a laboratory of ideas, where old design concepts are
challenged, where style is experimented with, and where workmanship is perfected.
Hayo Sol: HAYO uses the images of true icons of the entertainment world, royalty, fashion and
politics, as he wants to transfer these timeless legends into art and on to the canvas.
Kruger National Park: a luxurious stay at Kruger National Park, which offers a wildlife experience
that ranks among the best in Africa kindly donated by H.S.H. Princess Charlene of Monaco.
Lunch with A-list celebrity: Liam Cunningham, famous Game of Thrones actor.
Private Pilot’s license: a 50-hour Private pilot license at White Waltham Airfield, one of the best
known airfields in the UK.
ISABELLE ARPAGIAN GOLDEN GEPARD EGG: 24 KARAT GOLD, OIL & PORCELAIN (27 cm x 16 cm)
The Golden Gepard is an exceptional egg, specially designed and crafted for Amber Lounge’s
Charity Auction. arpagian.comGuido Oakley Sculpture - David Coulthard Helmet: This one of a kind piece offers
a stunning representation of 13 times Grand Prix victor David Coulthard’s
F1 winning helmet. guidooakley.com
Nonos Sculpture Isabelle: With their brand NONOS, sisters and artistic duo Mercedes
and Franziska Welte, have created unique and exclusive art that combines pure joie de
vivre with aesthetic and dynamic female forms. nonos.at/en
Felio Siby « Danya » Bag: Hand crafted with genuine Italian leather. This beautiful nude
handbag features exterior and interior wall pockets, nubuck leather liner, gold hardware,
top leather belted strap and top zip closures. feliosiby.com
Sublimation Gastronomic Show: The Sublimotion concept started in 2012, inside the
research workshop of 2 Michelin Star Chef Paco Roncero. 2 (two) people will have the
chance to dine at the “world’s most expensive restaurant” for a once in a lifetime show
that is not to be missed. www.sublimotionibiza.com
Columbus Hotel Monte Carlo Penthouse: Enjoy 3 nights overlooking the Mediterranean
Sea and Monaco’s spectacular city views from your own private terrace in a 2-bedroom
penthouse apartment at the Columbus Hotel Monte Carlo. www.columbushotels.com
Shimmer Walls: One of a kind pieces of art depict the portraits of Lewis Hamilton and Nico
Rosberg in a unique and unconventional manner, by Sequin Artist Paula Johnson-Flint.
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Website : www.amber-lounge.com
Nombreux invités de marque comme Jacqueline Lestrade Maria et Olga Molkova
au Amber Lounge 2016 et producteurs russe de cinÃma Anatoly Barchev