Blue Jean Baby… LA Ladies
An interview series featuring LA-based female movers and shakers who are driving change and inspiring good across industries, ranging from fashion and beauty to media and entertainment. In each interview, Laurie asks our guests to share their story and their thoughts/ advice around our monthly Inside Glamour themes. All of our LA Ladies are rocking their favorite pair of Laurie Felt blue jeans!
Roma Downey is an actress, producer, and author from Northern Ireland. She is most known as the kindhearted angel, Monica, from the wildly popular television series, Touched By An Angel. She has been creating inspirational content for twenty five years and isn’t stopping now. She recently launched LightWorkers Media and her inspiring book, Box of Butterflies.
In this interview, Laurie Feltheimer and Roma Downey discuss Roma’s path to writing her new book, Box of Butterflies, the concept of “purpose” and how it’s evolved throughout Roma’s life and more.
Christina Zilber discovered her love for beauty and style at an early age. In 2008, she launched Jouer, a fun makeup collection that intertwines beauty, style and modern convenience. Christina designed Jouer to provide a fresh, editorial view of makeup to complement a woman’s individual lifestyle. “There are no rules with makeup. It’s about feeling empowered with your vision for yourself,” she says.
In this interview, Laurie Feltheimer and Christina Zilber discuss Christina’s path to founding Jouer, how to bring more play into your makeup routine, some of Jouer’s new products and more.
In 2012, Suze Schwartz learned a three-minute meditation that turned her world upside-down and changed her life forever. Prior to this she was a fashion editor and “makeover guru” working at Vogue, Elle, Marie Claire and Glamour Magazine. Suze realized that meditation needed a makeover and she was the one to do it. Suze’s mission is to make meditation simple, powerful and interesting enough so that everyone will want to practice it and experience the benefits for themselves.
In this interview, Laurie Feltheimer and Suze Schwartz discuss Suze’s road to making over meditation through Unplug, how to meditate, the benefits of a daily practice and more.
Melinda Maria embodies the true essence of her jewelry: glamorous, modern, edgy and chic. She is a self-taught entrepreneur, who day by day lives the life she’s always dreamt of, all while turning her life-long passion into a global enterprise. The Melinda Maria brand is inspired by all of the amazing women in Melinda’s life, which is why she hopes to empower all women to be confident, beautiful and fashion forward through her jewelry.
In this interview, Laurie Feltheimer and Melinda Maria explore the concept of modern glamour, share tips and advice for finding beauty in the everyday and more!