Reporting Lisa Petrillo
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MIAMI (CBSMiami) — In celebration of the release of Gloria Estefan’s new album “The Standards,” Miami’s number one songstress has teamed up with the luxury discount website Gilt City so everyone has a chance to experience all of Gloria’s favorite places and things in a curated collection with discounted prices.
“Everything from jewelry to staycations, we have the works on our website,” said Gilt City’s Curator Tiffany Perez. “There are amazing things you can’t find anywhere else.”
For instance, Estefan chooses to tame her tresses at Antonello Pasci Salon in Coral Gables. The celebrity stylist owner, Antonello, is offering discounts for haircuts and highlights for both men and women at his salon.
CBS4’s Lisa Petrillo visited Antonello to see why the superstar singer loves her super stylist.
“Antonello!” gushed Lisa Petrillo after he styled her hair, “Beautiful job! Everyone needs a talented Italian’s hands in their hair!” joked Petrillo.
The deal here is a woman’s haircut, blow out and style, normally priced at $190 has a Gilt City curated price of $90.00. That’s 50-percent off.
The same goes for BloqUV stylish active wear shirts in all colors. The high-tech clothing line is specially designed to protect the skin from the sun’s harmful UV rays.
“Gloria and Emilio and are such fans of this line. We are really excited to have them on our site and the deal is everything is 50-percent off,” explained Perez.
In addition to the salon and the fashions, there’s also jewelry.
Local designer Chez Carole, who is also one of Gloria’s best friend, is featured on the web site as well. Her one of a kind pieces dazzle with rare gems and stones. Gloria wore one of Carole’s pieces when she was on Oprah.
“You would pay a Gilt City price of $75.00, so if the original price is $150 you get $150 for online merchandise credit for just $75.”
There are also travel deals, restaurants and even Miami Dolphin field side tickets all curated by the singing superstar who loves to promote her home town.
More and more of Gloria’s favorite places will be added to the website, www.giltcity.com/Miami through September 19th.