Entourage’s it-girl, Emmanuelle Chriqui, celebrated her cover on Hamptons Magazine, the regional luxury lifestyle magazine published by Niche Media, with Publisher Debra Halpert, Editor-in-Chief Samantha Yanks and Niche Media Founder Jason Binn at South Pointe Nightclub in Southampton, NY on July 23rd, 2011. Emmanuelle looked radiant arriving in a low-cut orange maxi dress by Meeghan and accessorized with a custom Baume & Mercier Linea watch. The actress looked in her element as she laughed and posed for photos with friends in the VIP section. Co-stars Kevin Connolly and Entourage’s creator Doug Ellin joined the bombshell to help toast her cover. The cast looked happy to let loose after a long work week as they danced and mingled with friends.
A sun-kissed Emmanuelle Chriqui sparkled in custom Baume & Mercier timepiece at her Hamptons Magazine cover party. Entourage creator Doug Ellinwho recently celebrated the premiere of the series’ highly anticipated final season joined the cover star and co-star Kevin Connolly at South Pointe nightclub where she posed for photos with admiring fans and held court all night. Chriqui who credits Ellen for giving her one of her first big breaks said “he’s the reason I’m here tonight.”
Guests of the evening enjoyed specialty cocktails by Tequila Avion, wines by Kim Crawford, as well as beverages by Heineken. To stay hydrated and beat the heat, guests sipped refreshing Vita Coco coconut water. Emmanuelle, Baume & Mercier’s new brand ambassador checked out the brand’s exclusive preview of the new Hampton Collection timepieces inspired by seaside living. Baume & Mercier models snapped shots of guests throughout the night using Fuji Polaroid cameras and provided guests with a keepsake frame to remember the night. DJ Flexican of Steel Artist Management made his American debut and spun late into the evening as East Enders danced the night away. Guests walked away with a swag gift bag that included a blanket from Baume & Mercier, a beach ball from London Jewelers, a baseball hat courtesy of Tequila Avion, and a 10% discount to Zip Aviation.
In the Hamptons magazine interview, Chriqui lets readers in on a taste of transitioning from life on Entourage to summer on the East End. Chriqui’s perfect day in the Hamptons is to, “hang out on the beach, shower up, get dressed up, and go to dinner – it is the epitome of summer to me.” As for what we can expect from Chriqui next, the cover star tells Hamptons magazine, “something I can sink my teeth into. I want to be working hard, week after week.”