Jan 28, 2016


Gifting Maven Debbie Durkin’s Eco Luxe Lounge was a hit at this years Sundance Film Festival. This highly anticipated event was hosted at the famous Blue Iguana in the heart of Park City.

Debbie’s eco-friendly luxury suite celebrated Choices Recovery and Shriners Hospitals for Children – Los Angeles . Although the celebrity factor is entertaining, the main aim of the event was to support the non-profit, Shriners Hospitals for Children  In Los Angeles, the hospital helps provide world-class medical care to young children.

unnamed-5Some of the featured brands featured in this years suite included
Handbag Republic vegan handbags ,Burnetie eco-friendly boots, Barefoot Athletic Co. (ethically made sportswear), Chariot TravelwareLuxury Yacht Day Charters, and spa services from Spa Montage at Deer Valley.

Amenities in this suite included food prepped by chef Adam Krises and refreshments by LaCroix  sparkling water. Farm-to-table, non-GMO organic breakfast was compliments of Whole Foods. Modern Oats and RIPE Bar Craft Juice were favorites during brunch hours. Mangia Park City supplied a buffet with the most amazing coffee, artisan pizzas, pastas, calzones, and garlic and cinnamon knots. The suite also featured Fit Food 2 You  a coffee bar featuring Bulletproof coffee, and a media center for invited festival-goers.

Celebrities that came by the suite included Gretchen Rossi and her fiancé Slade Smile, Kendra Wilkinson, Jonathan Bennett, Alysia Reiner, Jason Ritter, Missy Pyle, “High School Musical” star KayCee Stroh, “The Real Housewives of New York” star Jill Zarin, Gilbert Gottfried, Monique Coleman and “Vanderpump Rules” stars Jax Taylor, Kristen Doute, Tom Schwartz, Katie Maloney, Scheana Shay and Stassi Schroeder.

The event was hosted by How2Girl Courtney Sixx, wife of Moley Crue’s, Nikki Sixx. Music was spun live by by Vanderpump Rules star DJ Mike Shay.

Our top  picks this year included:

  • Chariot’s Luggage  perfect for your next travels.
  • Spa Day at the Montage Deer Valley was a great way to unwind from the festival.
  • Handbag Republic bags added the best touch to our Sundance street style!
  • Luxury Yacht Charters will be the best trip yet!

EcoLuxeLounge 2016 was enjoyed by many. If Sundance 2017 is in your future, be sure to make EcoLuxeLounge a first stop during your festival experience.