Ohhh….Pier 1 is making me SO happy right now! I’m overwhelmed every time I visit them lately because there’s too much great stuff to make a decision…and all of their holiday merchandise – decor, gift wrap, stocking stuffers, etc – is 25% OFF right now! Here are some images to inspire you… First up, gorgeous [...]
HWTM is looking for some oh-so-yummy recipes to share with readers on the new website! If you have some favorites that you just love, please send them to us along with your name, country, city & state – and we’ll post them on hwtm.com and credit you for the recipe! Just shoot an email to [...]
Sonya from stüsh recently sent over the link to her freshly redesigned website – which showcases her hip home accessories, original magnetic greetings line, and new line of contemporary, eco-friendly cards, dubbed “in[framed] greetings”. The envelope doubles as a standing “frame” for the message sheet! (see 2nd pic below, bottom left) How clever :) Click [...]
Get your Starbucks™ fix in a whole new way for the Holidays! Here are some yummy holiday cocktail recipes – and fun signature drink ideas for your next party – using Starbucks™ Coffee and Cream Liqueurs. I have to say the Coco Café sounds particularly good now that the cold weather is here! (yes – [...]
Funny-girl Amy Sedaris recently penned a much-publicized book on entertaining called I Like You (Hospitality Under the Influence)- which I finally got around to ordering last week and received in the mail yesterday. After less than 5 minutes of flipping through, it was obvious that Amy’s quirky (think “Strangers with Candy“) sense of humor is [...]
Bold, cheery stockings are a must-have holiday treat for design-lovers! Here are a few favorites that I stumbled upon recently…with patterns so cute & modern, not even a lump of coal could ruin them! Pictured above: Bull’s Eye Stockings and below: Hable Christmas Stockings – both available at Garnet Hill for $28/ea. Sooooo cute from [...]
Here’s the second official HWTM™ holiday tabletop! We just hosted Thanksgiving dinner at our house and this is the theme that I used…my family seemed to love it – hope you enjoy it too! This design works well for Christmas parties or non-denominational holiday celebrations too…click here to download the detailed pdf.
I just can’t get enough of all the cute bird designs out there right now – and these charming little bird measuring spoons are no exception! Everything is handmade using traditional metal smithing techniques – which makes for a beautiful gift… ($85/set – includes 4 pewter spoons and copper display rack)