In a previous post I mentioned that I was going to Vegas for PROJECT, a huge fashion trade show event at the Mandalay Bay convention center for my Showroom Seven internship. Well, I’m back from that trip now, and here is how it went:
Day One (Sunday)
Lauren Conrad was on my flight to Vegas. Whaaaaaaaaaaat?!? The Lauren Conrad? From the MTV reality show The Hills? I know right? So random. But awesome. She was wearing a cute oversized knit sweater and some jeans. I sat a few seats behind her and her two fashionista friends.
The flight was super quick, and within an hour, we were already in Vegas. I took a shuttle straight to the Mandalay Bay to help the Showroom Seven team set up the booths in the convention center. Once we got everything looking perfect, we took our separate ways and settled in to our hotel rooms to relax a bit before dinner.
I stayed at the Signature at MGM Grand along with Rebekah, a sales rep from Showroom Seven New York. Our suite was amazing! It had a kitchenette (stove top and everything!), a tub with jets, a TV in the bathroom, an iPod alarm clock, and a phone next to the toilet (I personally wouldn’t want to call anyone from the toilet, but it’s still cool to have the option).
After much deliberation, we decided to go to the Diablo’s Cantina for dinner. Rebekah and I walked there from our hotel because we didn’t feel like waiting in a long taxi line. We met up with some people there and I ordered enchiladas, my favorite. With food coma from stuffing our faces, we went back to our hotels and crashed for the night. Read the rest of this entry »