The Sparkling Event held its 2nd annual "Glitz, Glam & Gifts" event last night at The Brownstone, supporting local small businesses. More than 500 guests and 40 different boutiques and vendors attended.
Vendors featured cast members of The Real Housewives of New Jersey including Caroline and Lauren Manzo with their new store Cafface, Kathy Wakile with desserts and jewelry, and the Manzo boys and Jacqueline Laurita from blk. beverages with blk. water and T-shirts; the winners of the Food Network's Cupcake Wars were also in attendance.
A food drive was held as part of the event to restock local food pantries after Hurricane Sandy.