A few years ago a friend of mine took me to a new store called Monograms Off Madison, located in a beautiful old townhouse off Madison Avenue on 93rd Street in New York City, and I loved it! I recently went back and they have even more fun things for kids and wonderful gifts for men, women and the home. Although they don’t offer very many things online, if you are in New York it’s worth the trip up town to see this shop. There of course are lots of pink and green and preppy items like tote bags, … Read more
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Meet Connie Dankmyer, owner of Nellie’s of Amagansett -my favorite haunt in the Hamptons to go antiquing. Connie has a keen eye and curates her finds, editing and showcasing items in collections and as pieces of art all to themselves. I can literally spend hours here, browsing and appreciating everything displayed for my eye to just relish. Whether you are looking for vintage lighting, furniture, bakelite, jadeite, fireplace accessories or linens, there is something for everyone here. I recently just bought a beautiful milk glass cake plate and 6 small plates as a bridal shower gift here as well as … Read more
There are a lot of pretty pastels shown this spring, but I just picked a few favorites this week in our candy heart palette. Alice & Olivia Arie Tied-Collar Blouse, $264, from Bergdorf Goodman, Featherweight Cashmere Shell in Microcheck, $178, from J.Crew, iphone covers from Bloomingdales, Cashmere long v-neck cardigan in pink, $39.90, from Uniqlo, Dior Beauty Cherie Bow Addict Lipstick in Charmante, $31, from Bergdorf Goodman, Tania High Heel Sandals, in Iced Coffee, $295, by Tory Burch, Set of 14 Pale Pink Pencils, $12, from Iomoi. (they have a lot of colors.. lavender, green, hot pink, etc. – … Read more
We’ve selected some goodies from the web so you don’t have to. Red Dots Treat Bags, pack of 20 for $8.95, Valentines Day Circle Stickers, pack of 12 for $2.50, Sweetheart Fucshsia Red Circle Stickers, pack of 12 for $2.50, all from Paper Source. Planning on making your own cupcakes? We love these Heart Sprinkles, 4 oz., $4.99, from nycake.com. Don’t have time to bake? Order these Mini Iced Valentine Vanilla Cookies, $22.95 for 30, from Williams-Sonoma (order by 2/6 in time for valentines day) or if you are in New York order from one of our favorite … Read more
I’ve been talking about blues, whites, neutrals with wood accents all week. Here are some shopping picks for the home in our color palette. Andre Sofa, in Ink blue (this is a stock color!), $1,899, from Room & Board, wood bowls with bark edge, $75 and up from abc carpet & home, Parsons Tower shelf in white, $549, from West Elm, Indigo Velvet Pillow, $39.50 (free shipping), from Pottery Barn, Linden Blue Pillow, $32.95, from Crate and Barrel, Square Guest Counter Stool with mulled leather, from BDDW. Below is our color palette from this week inspired by … Read more
We’re going beyond Cyber Monday! Starting today everything in our entire store is 20% off with FREE SHIPPING! And knowing how busy everyone is we are making this sale available until December 18th, 2012, so you can come back and shop again and again. USE CODE “Holiday12” when checking out. Don’t hesitate to e-mail us with any questions. Happy Holidays!
Whether you are looking for a beautiful carving set to have for your own home or you need a fabulous gift for your host and hostess this holiday season- we have a carving set available on our little blue dish shop. It arrives in a wooden box for protective storing and handsome giving. The horn handles can be appreciated by both men and women alike. Here is the link: carving set.