The Great Gatsby I cant wait to check out the Great Gatsby…The movie, of course, is an adaptation of what is known as the “Great American Novel” by F. Scott Fitzgerald. This isn’t the first film version of Gatsby – that would be a now lost silent version (the book was published in 1925 and [...]
The Les Misérables actress turned heads in a dramatic black gown featuring sheer mesh paneling and feathered wrist cuffs. Vibrant yellow nails and platinum blond locks added a shocking element to her designer look. The Gossip Girl star stunned [...]
Lets Make A Difference It was reading about a teenage girl in Detroit who feared for her safety on the walk to school that inspired Bill Pulte, 24-year-old scion of the Pulte Home fortune, to action and move to the Motor City and be part of the new generation of leaders making a difference. “Detroit [...]
Wes Anderson and Roman Coppola, the duo who created Moonrise Kingdom, have once again collaborated to create a series of promotional films in honor of Prada’s newest fragrance, Prada Candy. These whimsical shorts star French actress Léa Seydoux as an impulsive girl who begrudging finds herself caught between the admiration of two handsome best friends. The films’ playful energy [...]
With wedding season right around the corner Denise Ilitch Designs is the ultimate destination for custom made accessories for Men and Woman. Channing Pierce (2011 Miss Michigan) features in Ambassador Magazine, gracefully advertising some of Denise’s stunning pieces from Denise Ilitch Designs Collection. Check out the 2013 May-July Issue of Ambassador Magazine for the latest [...]
The Political Science Association at the University of Michigan – Dearborn is hosting a speaker series titled, “Made in Michigan, Stayed in Michigan.” highlighting leaders and difference makers throughout Michigan in support of urging students to help revitalize Michigan after they graduate. Denise Ilitch will be speaking TODAY 03/13/2013 – 4:30 PM at The political [...]
Hey! Go check out the latest arrivals at Denise Ilitch Designs. With The Red Wing Rocking out and Baseball season right around the corner we want you to have the latest apparel and accessories to stand out at each game! Red Wings Bedazzled Pin Bedazzled Old English D Pin Also check out the New Michigan [...]
The Gratitude app is fun and uplifting. I am always struck by how
positive it is to write down (and add pictures) of all of the people
and experiences I am grateful for. This is another easy app. A great
way to end the day!!
The Lose it! app is an easy app and is a great way to monitor what you
are eating! I was looking for a food diary and this is perfect…so
“Hearts Gallore” Styles: “Hearts Galore – Blue & Silver” “Hearts Galore Blue & Silver” Single Sheet Gift Wrapping Paper Cool and contemporary, this paper sends off a multitude of holiday wishes including Hanukkah. Silver background with blue and white hearts. (Sheet size: 20×33) Gift wrap was designed and printed in Michigan. Paper was [...]
The Children’s Cancer and Blood Foundation has selected Denise Ilitch to be the recipient of the “Breakthrough Spirit Award” at the Breakthrough Ball benefit gala on November 15, 2012 at the Plaza Hotel in New York City. This foundation supports the Division of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, New York-Presbyterian Hospital/ Weill Cornell Medical Center. This [...]
Lace Your Pumpkin! Tis the season to decorate pumpkins! Loved this “Lace Pumpkin” found on Pinterest! Here’s how to create your own “Lace Pumpkin” 1. Lay lace fabric over the pumpkin, gathering it at the bottom with your hand, to [...]
Denise chatted with Michael Patrick Shiels on the Michigan’s Big Show on September 5th: to hear the interview click below:
My wonderful son, Sam in Rome! The Trevi Fountain in Rome. There was a bride and groom there the day we visited. It has been touted as the most famous and arguably the most beautiful fountain in Rome.
This is Il Duomo in Florence. It is the 4th largest church in the world. It was breathtaking.
My beautiful daughter Brooke! Italian pizza with fresh mozzarella and Parma ham. Delicious! Lobster salad in Rome! Wow! An amazing candle as we walked in to a restaurant in Rome.
Swimming in the Mediterranean sea! The Sea! We put the American flag on the boat in Italy. No, that’s NOT our boat. Ha! An Italian lighthouse along the Amalfi coast.
The Boys! Positano! Positano! Lemon trees everywhere! Limoncello is their specialty. Recipe to follow!
This was a small village in Tuscany. These were the homes in a village in Tuscany. Aren’t they amazing? We visited a beautiful vineyard.
Last week, Denise was invited to WXYT to discuss her thoughts regarding the addition of the Woodward Avenue light rail. Click on the picture below to read the full article. What do you think?
What an exciting week! President Obama’s visit was a huge success! I will post a detailed recap in the next few days. In the meantime here’s a special picture taken right before the guests arrived. [...]
April is Autism Awareness Month! There are many ways to support the cause. Below is a local event called, “Hoops for Autism” event takes place on April 28th and ALL proceeds go to The Autism Society of Michigan!