Beach Baby, Levi McConaughey Turns One and is sent a Milestone Gift Basket

Baby Swags helps to celebrate Matthew McConaughey’s son First Birthday by providing him with mom-made gifts.

Levi McConaughey Basket Photo

Plainfield, Il – July 16, 2009 – Baby Swags is proud to have added Matthew McConaughey to their celebrity roster after the birth of son, Levi. Now, Levi is turning one and Matthew is becoming a second time daddy! Baby Swags worked with a group of entrepreneurial moms and sent Levi some special gifts to help celebrate his one year milestone. Matthew McConaughey is known for playing the leading man in several hit romantic comedies, including The Wedding Planner, How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days and Failure to Launch. Matthew is also known for J.K. Livin which stands for “Just Keep Livin”, a phrase often used by the actor as well as is a non-profit organization that he started to help boys and girls transform into adults with programs set up to help with important life changing decision making.

Baby Swags was started in 2006 as a way to help promote work at home moms and the products they create. Since then, Baby Swags has grown leaps and bounds from hosting gift suites, providing silent auction gift baskets to charities, talk show audience member giftings, local media coverage for their clients, national print exposure with celebrities using/wearing client products and more with a primary specialty of celebrity gifting. Baby Swags primarily provides exposure to new and small businesses who have limited marketing and advertising budgets. All products included are made out of love and passion, of course while maintaining the utmost quality.

The following companies provided gifts to the one year old:

* Puddlefoot – http://www.puddlefoot.com – 100% organic cotton t-shirt with eco-friendly inks and dyes. Soft and stretchy with a wonderful vintage feel. Made in the USA, mother owned and operated.

* Chickadee Prints- http://www.chickadeeprints.com – Cool beach themed, personalized “Levi” thank you cards printed on recycled paper.

* Just-Be – http://www.jb-justbe.com – Just Be a Blessing onesie.

* Neat Solutions – Products for moms on the go! Multi-Use Pads, Disposable Bibs and Floor Mats make great gifts to make clean up easier for parents.

“It was a true honor to work with my clients to provide this one of a kind gift basket created just for Matthew McConaughey and his toddler, Levi.” Stated Phyllis Pometta, owner of Baby Swags. “We all absolutely adore Matthew and enjoy his work!” Pometta adds, “On behalf of Baby Swags and my clients, we wish him nothing but continued happiness and success in the years to come and more importantly, wish Levi a very happy first birthday filled with fun and lots of love.”

Baby Swags prides itself on providing excellent services to help gain recognition to fellow work at home moms and their products by providing celebrities with VIP gift bags, assisting in selecting products for celebrity event gift bags and more. If you are a work at home mom and would like to see your products in an upcoming celebrity baby basket or if you have a teen related product and would like to get it in the hands of celebrity teens at the Teen Choice Awards, please contact Phyllis at http://www.babyswags.com for more details.

For information or to request an interview with Phyllis Pometta, please call, 815-342-6739 or email info at babyswags dot com.

Sarah Shahi Gets a Baby Swags gift basket


Baby Swags Provides Expectant Celebrity, Sarah Shahi with a Baby Gift Basket as she Prepares for her First Child


Sarah Shahi Basket Photo

Baby Swags was called upon to provide the newly expecting, first time mom, Sarah Shahi a celebrity gift basket to help her prepare for the birth of her son.

Plainfield, Il – June 25, 2009 – Baby Swags received a phone call to help newly expecting, first time celebrity mommy, Sarah Shahi by providing her with some of the best entrepreneurial mom-made and inspired pregnancy and baby related products. Sarah is currently a co-star in NBC’s “Life” which she plays homicide detective Dani Reese. Sarah Shahi and her husband, actor Steve Howey are expecting their first child, a son, later this summer.

Baby Swags was started in 2006 as a way to help promote work at home moms and the products they create. Since then, Baby Swags has grown leaps and bounds from hosting a gift suite, providing silent auction gift baskets to charities, talk show audience member gifting, local media coverage for their clients, national print exposure with celebrities using/wearing client products and more with a primary specialty of celebrity gifting. Baby Swags primarily provides exposure to new and small businesses who have limited marketing and advertising budgets. All products included are made out of love and passion, of course while maintaining the utmost quality.

Baby Swags client, Donna Bottari, owner of Il Cocco di Mamma provided a set of Arabic alphabet blocks to the expecting mom and states the reason for her product selection; “We thought it would be extra special to gift Sarah Shahi and her bundle of joy with Arabic Alphabet Blocks – to celebrate her heritage and give him that unique upbringing.” Baby Swags owner, Phyllis Pometta said that following the special request gifting, Sarah’s publicist sent an email that stated, “THANK YOU SO MUCH for everything! Sarah LOVES the basket! It was so perfectly put together.”, her rep continues, “I hope we have an opportunity to work together in the future.”

The following companies provided gifts to Sarah and her husband:

* Ritzy Bitzy – http://www.ritzybitzy.com – Protect babies clothing and save money by using the Baby Bottle Bib.

* Danielle Elizabeth Designs- http://www.danielleelizabethdesigns.com – Messenger diaper bag with removable changing pad in Pistachio Damask.

* Rio Nicole – http://www.rionicole.com – Handstamped sterling silver necklace. Included is a Swarvoski crystal and a freshwater pearl.

* Honey Bunz Diapers – http://www.honeybunzdiapers.com – A Selection of all natural bath and body products for mom and baby, plus personalized diapers and an autograph diaper kit.

* Il Cocco di Mamma – http://www.ilcoccodimamma.com – Arabic alphabet blocks to celebrate her heritage and give him that unique upbringing.

* LibraKnits – http://www.libraknits.com – Spro baby hat is made with unique bamboo, silk and lambswood yarn that feels wonderful on baby’s skin and will help keep him comfortable indoors and out.

* Holy Craft – http://holycraft.blogspot.com – Adorable custom baby blocks, a classic favorite with a fabulous new look.

* Toffee Creations – http://www.toffeecreations.net – Gourmet Raspberry Love Toffee and Brown Sugar Toffee and two baby shower favor samples.

* Tawna Hill Baby – http://www.tawnahillbaby.com – Tawna Hill Baby Bundle for Mom. Amazing Super Smoothie Cream, Soothing Mild & Oatmeal Bath, Sleepy Massage and Calming Oil.

* Elaine Farber – http://www.babylistsbook.com – Baby Lists – What to do and What to Get to Prepare for Baby, book for expecting and new moms.

* Magnolia Baby – http://www.magnoliababy.com – Complete Layette Set perfect for babies first year!

* Boodlebags – http://www.boodlebags.com – Diaper Changing Kit; “A complete, compact kit for diapering on the go.

Baby Swags prides itself on providing excellent services to help gain recognition to fellow work at home moms and their products by providing celebrities with VIP gift bags, assisting in selecting products for celebrity event gift bags and more. If you are a work at home mom and would like to see your products in an upcoming celebrity baby basket or if you have a teen related product and would like to get it in the hands of celebrity teens at the Teen Choice Awards, please contact Phyllis at http://www.babyswags.com for more details.

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First Time Mom, Alyson Hannigan Receives Gifts to Welcome Baby Satyana.

Hannigan Basket Photo

WAHM’s send new celebrity mom, Alyson Hannigan a pint sized gift bag filled with a lot of love.
Baby Swags teams up with work at home moms to send gifts to new celebrity mom, Alyson Hannigan after she gives birth to a baby girl named Satyana. Alyson Hannigan is best known for her role as Michelle Flaherty in the American Pie films and for Lily Aldrin on How I Met Your Mother. All the products included in Satyana’s gift basket were touched by the hands of a mom, or were inspired by a mom and with that, it makes these gifts extra special. Baby Swags was started in 2006 as a way to help promote work at home moms and the products they create. Since then, Baby Swags has grown leaps and bounds from hosting a gift suite, providing silent auction gift baskets to charities, local media coverage for their clients, national print exposure with celebrities using/wearing client products and more with a primary specialty of celebrity gifting. Baby Swags primarily provides exposure to new and small businesses who have limited marketing and advertising budgets. All products included are made out of love and passion, of course while maintaining the utmost quality.

The following companies provided gifts to Alyson:
* Creative Clips by Colleen – http://www.creativeclipsbycolleen.com – Designer clips as seen on Honor Marie (Jessica Alba’s baby girl) and Denise Richardson’s girls, clips are made for all ages and stages!

* Yikes Twins – http://www.yikestwins.com – The baby bunny hooded towel is 100% cotton. It comes in a variety of styles and is made in the USA.

* LibraKnits – http://www.libraknits.com – Hand made Re sa Baby Hat is cozy and snuggly that will last for years to come. Made with plush angora and lambswool blended yarn that makes them feel soft and comfy on your baby’s skin.

* Frogs and Fairy Dreams – http://www.frogsandfairydreams.com – Hand made tooth fairy pillow. Personalized, unique and one of a kind gifts for children. Give them something truly special for memories that will last a lifetime.

Baby Swags prides itself on providing excellent services to help gain recognition to fellow work at home moms and their products by providing celebrities with VIP gift bags, assisting in selecting products for celebrity event gift bags and more. If you are a work at home mom and would like to see your products in an upcoming basket, please contact Phyllis at http://www.babyswags.com for more details.

Call For Teen Products

Rockin' Lollipop Lounge

Baby Swags is debuting their first celebrity gift suite at the Baby & Tween Celebration LA expo that will take place on April 25 & 26, 2009. This is a perfect way to reach out to celebrity teens who have become a valuable asset in today’s economy. What celebrity teens have, tweens want. We are seeking upscale, trendy and fun products to feature at the gift suite and to place in our celebrity teen gift bags. We are looking for products (but not limited to) such as handbags, stationary, electronics, hair care products, body care products, clothing, pet products (-you know they all have cute lil doggies), jewelry, journals, and the list goes on. If you are not sure if your product is a match for what we are looking to include, it is best to ask because you never know until you do! 🙂



This is a list of our “debut” gift suite incentives:
*Inclusion Cost per company: $250.00
*We would require a min. of 50 products, one for each celebrity gifted and 10 for event media and giveaways at the expo for a total of 60 products.
*Direct placement to celebrity teen girls and boys.
*We would include your company to our press release prior to the event date.
*We would include your company in our press release as a recap of the event.
*We will provide you with photo while at the event and photos of any celebrities at the lounge.
*We will allow your company to provide media kits or marketing material to place in the suite.
*We will display your products throughout the suite.
*We will feature each participating company individually on our blog immediately following the expo. (advertorial style)
*We will highlight the event on our website linking back directly to your company.
*Media -Various journalists and many mommy bloggers.
*Tween Reporter will receive a product as well and post about experience and gifts on her blog as well.
*2 giveaways at the event

Rockin' Lollipop Lounge

The event will bring in 20,000 attendees and we have been told that celebrity teens, Sammi Hanratty, Jennifer Stone, Aria Wallace, Justin Stein the Stunners and G-Girls are all confirmed and will stop by the Rockin Lollipop Lounge!

*Visit our website at www.babyswags.com or our here at our blog for our information and for more on the expo, please visit www.seascapeproductions.com

Ask me about our added bonus gifting and for a complete listing of all the celebrity teens that will be lucky to receive this gift bag!!
Deadline for receipt of products would be April 15th.

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Baby Swags – Celebrity Gifting & PR
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Wyatt Crow, Honor Marie Warren, Violet Affleck, Marcia Cross’s -Savannah,
Tony Hawk’s-Kady, Ed Sanders-Triplets, Denise Richards and more!

Weekly Opportunity Round Up #1

I am going to start posting weekly opportunity round ups. This is what we are working on and if you would like to participate or gather more information, please feel free to email us or join our ning network at Baby Swags Ning Network. (It’s free to join)

Please email me and let me know if you would like to take part in any of these so I can properly keep an accurate head count.

1. Toddler Gifting – March 30
2. Gifting Green – April 3
3. Teen Gifting – April 7 (deadline may change)
4. Suri Cruise – 3rd b-day – April 13
5. Mothers Day – (forgot to write it down but it is around mid-April)
6. Rockin Lollipop Lounge – Baby & Tween Celebration LA expo – ACT Today! celebrity charity auction
7. Mayor of San Francisco & morning show reporter

If anyone is interested in meeting me while in LA, please let me know your booth number and I will stop by and say hi! My daughter and myself will be making the rounds as she is the first Tween Reporter for the event! We get to interview exhibitors, celebrities, and more…it’s an exciting time for us! I hope we can make you all a part of it in some way!

Those needing tickets to the event, please let me know, I have a lot to share!

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Baby Swags’ Rockin Lollipop Lounge takes on Hollywood

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Baby Swags’ Rockin Lollipop Lounge takes on Hollywood

The “Rockin Lollipop Lounge” gift suite will showcase trend-setting products to tween celebrities and benefit ACT Today! Charity for Autism care and treatment.

Plainfield, IL – March 7, 2009 – Illinois based Public Relations firm, Baby Swags, is setting the stage for their first celebrity gift suite in Los Angeles, CA. The event will take place on Saturday, April 25 and Sunday, April 26, 2009, which will give teen celebrities access to today’s trend-setting brands, products and services. The event is held at the highly anticipated, two-day boutique style expo, the Baby & Tween Celebration LA, at the Los Angeles Convention Center, South Hall – Hall K.

“Baby Swags will host the “Rockin Lollipop Lounge” which will be a place where tween idols such as those seen on various hit shows can go and get treated to the latest trends, and where their fans can get a sneak peek at what they are getting”, states Baby Swags owner, Phyllis Pometta. “In addition, the “Rockin Lollipop Lounge” will be used to showcase celebrity signed puzzle pieces that will be auctioned off with all proceeds benefiting the charity, ACT Today!”

The Rockin Lollipop Lounge will not only be a place for celebrities to go and pick up trendy products, but each of the invited celebrity guests have been given a blank puzzle piece to sign and return to Baby Swags. Teen celebrities at the event will be asked to have their photo taken with their signed puzzle piece and both will be auctioned off for charity. Pometta also stated that Baby Swags has received signed puzzle pieces from celebrities such as Jennie Garth and Holly Robinson-Peete. The puzzle piece is the nationally recognized symbol for Autism awareness.

The tween style gift suite, the “Rockin Lollipop Lounge” will showcase trend-setting products from several companies, which include but are not limited to, Jewelry, Accessories, Clothing, Fitness products, Spa Services and more. Glaceau is the gift suite beverage sponsor and will be providing a variety of Vitamin Water flavors to teen celebrities and Vitamin Water 10 to the celebrity moms in attendance. Baby Swags will also be giving away two celebrity teen gift bags to show attendee’s, one gift bag to one attendee per day.

“The Rockin Lollipop Lounge hosted by Baby Swags is sure to be the hot spot for all tweens at the boutique style expo”, states Pometta, “You never know with whom you will bump into!”

Baby Swags specializes in marketing juvenile related products to celebrity moms and their babies and has recently expanded to service businesses carrying tween and teen related products or services. Previous gifting resulted in having products seen on A-list Celebrity babies, featured in national publications, and provided media interviews.

Baby Swags looks for upscale and trendy products such as handbags, shoes, accessories, electronics and more. If you have a teen product and would like an opportunity to place your product in the hands of A-List teen celebrities, or if you are a member of the media and would like to cover this event featuring Baby Swags, please contact 888-284-2170 for more information.

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Marcia Cross’s daughter Savannah wears Tutulegz

As a part of our 2008 Holiday Gift Bags, Baby Swags sent out gift bags to various celebrity families, Marcia Cross being one of them. To date, we have received emailed thank you’s from Ed Sanders and Tony Hawk and today we spotted a photo of Marcia Cross while out with her daughter, Savannah. In the image, Savannah is wearing the Crazy for Cupcake tee that was given to her by Tutulegz.

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photo: CBB

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Tutulegz Tee

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