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> 2006


I’m absolutely loving the new “Loops” tabletop collection from Chiasso – the vibrant red tablerunner, placemats, and coasters with a mod circle cutout pattern make this collection a modern entertainer’s dream! The Loops items are indicated as holiday products, which they would definitely be lovely for – but I think you could use these all […]

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In the past few years , the Mojito – a lime flavored rum cocktail garnished with fresh mint sprigs – has seemed to garner a popularity and status that rivals the oh-so-chic (thanks to the Sex and the City girls) Cosmopolitan – or “Cosmo” for short. From an entertaining perspective, what I personally love about […]

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If you love contemporary home design and haven’t already browsed through [any!] issue of Domino Magazine yet, add it to your list of to-do’s, because I guarantee you’ll get hooked! Earlier this year, the makers of Domino also introduced an online Home Registry – where you can create wish lists for yourself or just check […]

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These fun, modern bottle openers make me oh-so-happy! Set them out with the drinks at your next party to give guests another reason to smile…or pair them with your favorite bottle of wine or capped-bottle drinks for a clever & unique hostess gift! For example, this cute & sleek Elephant Bottle Opener would look great […]

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Today is the last day of the HWTM Halloween series! Here are a few final treats to satisfy your entertaining appetite…hope you found some goodies for your own festivities! Part 5 goodies: (starting from top)Bewitching Bouquet from Martha’s Flowers, adorable do-it-yourself Candy Creatures (click here to read the how-to article from marthastewart.com), Orange Tall Tini […]

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Who says Halloween HAS to be all about orange and black? For a fun twist on Halloween, grab your girls and throw a not-so-typical Goth Girl cocktail or dinner party! Start with a bold palette of hot pink, red and black and throw in some mod skulls and ultra-chic goth girl art – and you’ve […]

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Trick or Treat? If you’re looking for something good to eat (or drink!) this halloween, here are a few tempting ideas…Goodies seen here include: (starting from top)Pumpkin Patch and Monster’s Ball sugar cookie tins from Elenis (yum!), Assorted Halloween Petit-Fours from Grandin Road, and Halloween Bat Crackers from Plum Party (love the packaging!). Now for […]

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More fab Halloween finds for you today!Here we go with Part 2: (starting from the top)Adorable (and reusable!) Halloween Straws featuring spider, bat and ghost patterns, bright orange and black Midnight Madness paper plates & napkins, super-mod Spider Appetizer Plates and Halloween Stripe Spreaders, square Ghost Serving Platter and Appetizer Plates, rubber Day of the […]

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Happy October! It may only be the beginning of the month, but chances are that most of us already thinking about the end…Halloween is such a fun time to entertain and BE entertained…and that’s why it will be the focus of HWTM this week. The next few days will be filled with lots of fabulous […]

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Hi Everyone -I’ve been out of town for the past few days so I apologize for the delay on posting this week. Promise to make it up to you next week! Got lots of goodies to share – including some cool new product brands that I discovered on this trip – and then tons of […]

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You know that feeling you get when you find something you love and discover that it’s been marked down to “ridiculously” cheap?! Well, that’s the feeling I got when I visited West Elm this weekend! First find was this gorgeous square “gridlock” pillow case in “putty/capri” (pictured in bottom left of top image). Only $6.99! […]

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I was browsing through thisnext.com (a fantastic new shopcasting website) this morning and stumbled upon a fabulous ribbon & gift packaging company called Midori, Inc. – which was recommended by style court. Instant Bookmark! Click here to browse their entire amazing selection of ribbon, nesting boxes, and cotton papers. I’m especially loving the goldfish and […]

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Modern art or modern dishware? You decide! Either way you look at them, these new frosted glass plates from Chiasso are serving up some serious style! 2 fabulous patterns to choose from: Shimmer (brown, gold, and silver) or Rococo (black and white scrolls). Each pattern sold in sets of 2 (one large, on small) for […]

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Fabulous colors, simple geometric shapes, and retro flowers – what a great mix! French Bull’s Mosaic pattern is a flash from the 60′s past – updated with a modern twist! Made of sturdy, shatterproof melamine, and available in dinner plates, side plates, individual bowls, oblong serving platter, flatware, salad servers, a 15.5″ round platter, and […]

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The affect of color is truly amazing…For some reason the simplicity and colors in these retro-chic melamine nesting bowls immediately give me a sense of serenity and relaxation – the feeling you’d get from relaxing at a cottage on the beach…which is always a good daydream! These robbins egg blue, white and sandy grey nesting […]

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