And the Grammy goes to…..

Hello lovelies! How are we holing up in this frigid weather? Did anyone catch the 57th Annual Grammy Awards this past Sunday? It was quite interesting, to say the least. From the awards to the performances to the fashion winners and losers, the 2015 Grammy’s was choc full of memorable moments. Let’s begin with the artists that won this prestigious award.

Sam Smith was the winner of the night, winning 4 Grammy’s for Song of the Year (for “Stay with me”), Record of the Year, Best New Artist, and Best Pop Vocal Album. He beat out some fan favorites such as Sia, Hozier , and Ed Sheeran. Kendrick Lamar won two Grammy’s this year, after being snubbed by Mackelmore last year, for Best Rap Performance and Best Rap Song for his track “i”. Eminem won victorious for Best Rap Album for “The Marshall Mathers LP 2” and Beck won Album of the Year for his album “Morning Phase”. Those were the top winners of the night.

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There were also many memorable moments and performances, such as Annie Lennox,perfectly belting out those notes to “I put a spell on you” with Hoizer . Sia performed her hit “Chandelier” with her back to the audience and  her mini me , Maddie Ziegler, and special guest, Kristen Wiig, for a captivating show. Our Commander in Chief, President Barack Obama, even made a pre- tapped cameo appearance, raising awareness for rape and domestic violence. “Rape is not OK, AND NEEDS TO STOP!” was the prolific message our president conveyed. one of the best moments of the entire night was when legendary artist, Prince, who was presenting the Album of the Year Award, made such a thought provoking statement, and that statement stole the night. “Just like Books and Black lives, Albums still do matter…”



Now……. the moment we have all been waiting for, our picks for The 2015 Grammy’s best and worst dressed… drum roll please…..

2015 Grammy’s WORST dressed:

Rihanna, Kim K., and Joy Viola…. one word….WHY???


2015 Grammy’s BEST dressed:

Taylor Swift, Niki Minaj, and Lady Ga Ga………the true stunner was miss Niki…. look at  all that gorgeous!!!! work it girl!!!

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Niki and Lady GaGa have the most gorgeous transformation! Well, that is it for now kiddos, what did you think of this year’s award show?



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To inspire women all over the world to feel beautiful and elegant through our unique handcrafted jewelry at an affordable price. We want to provide our customers with an unforgettable online jewelry shopping experience that they can share with their family and friends. Alzerina Jewelry promises to keep up to date with trends and current fashion to satisfy our customer needs.

Our vision for Alzerina Jewelry is to be viewed and respected as a company for trusted leadership and brilliance in the jewelry industry. We have built our reputation in the United States, Paris, and Cabo Verde and we would like to expand all over the world. We will maintain our unique handcrafted jewelry along with the expansion of our company.

One of our main goals is to mentor Women and Children all over the world especially in Africa to follow their dreams. Alzerina wants to guide underprivileged children on the right path through education and the proper opportunities they deserve. We want to create a positive change within the children and society itself.

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Jewelry and clothing designer Alzerina Gomes is best known for her creative designs utilizing Swarovski Crystals. Born and raised in the remote village of Portalzinho Garca on the island of San Antao, Cape Verde, Alzerina received her first sewing lessons from her mom at the age of four, waking up her life-long passion for creating beauty. Alzerina left Cape Verde for Paris in the early 1990 where she learned the craft of jewelry making while living in Paris. Alzerina fell in love with the Swarovski brand and it was at this time that the idea of becoming a jewelry designer blossomed.

In 1998, Alzerina left Paris for New York City, in 2005 she launched her own eponymous company, Alzerina Jewelry, which has grown to have a presence in New York, Los Angeles, Paris and Cape Verde. Elegant designs, enhanced by the use of Swarovski elements and her youthful Alzi line of contemporary bracelets, earrings and necklaces flaunt a craft and style as unique as the women, herself. The organic simplicity of Alzerina Jewelry sparkles with grace and sophistication. Alzerina Jewelry can be found in fashion magazines and on the sets of Warner Bros. and Disney productions. Numerous celebrities including Sharon Stone, Olivia Wilde, and Katheryn Winnick wear her jewels. Miss Universe 2017, Miss USA 2017 and Miss Teen 2012/13 are among her clients. Last year, Alzerina designs lit up Times Square when her products were featured on the NBC electronic billboard overlooking New York City's most famous tourist destination.

Alzerina’s hard work and efforts have been recognized well beyond fashion circles. The American Embassy, Praia, Cape Verde highlighted her accomplishments as a woman entrepreneur two consecutive years at the annual Cape Verde International Trade Fair (FIC). Alzerina was recognized as Women of Inspiration in October 2016, for an International Talk Show in Lisbon Portugal by Adoro Ser Mulher. She also won an award at La Jolla International Film Festival in July 2016 for her fashion skills. And in November of the same year, Alzerina was honored by the governor of the City Hall of Rome Italy, during a event in Rome with organization Kriol-Ita to help the Batista de Sousa hospital.

Alzerina received special recognition from the United States Congress for her contributions toward preserving Cape Verdean culture in the United States. She also is the recipient of 2018 Somos Cabo Verde (We Are Cape Verde), distinguished ‘Diaspora Award’. Alzerina continues to conduct workshops for disadvantaged teens and she has been asked to represent a U.S. initiative to further entrepreneurial skills and marketplace capability for women in emerging African countries.

Alzerina remains dedicated to her craft and is always expanding her ideas and trying to stay ahead of the trends. Visit her website at Alzerina.com to learn more.

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