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Rose' All Day!

Friday, March 16, 2018 10:50 AM

Rose' All Day!

Spring is here! Flowers will be blooming, birds will be singing, and Rose' we'll be drinking!

Rose' wine is a forecast of warm, sunny days, with a chance of day drinking. 

Originating in the south of France, it has reached new heights here in the U.S. thanks to it becoming the "Hamptons' Gatorade".

It pairs with just about anything you're eating and any occasion you're planning.

If you like a crisp, dry, and bright rose', find one from the Provence region.

If you enjoy a fruitier rose', go for a California one where the grapes grow bigger and juicier.

What also pairs nice with rose'? Why, our Mariposa "Rose' All Day" Beaded Wine Plate, of course!  Great for serving your guests as well as the perfect gift for wine lovers.  It's a lovely resting place for your bottle and is made of 100% recycled materials.

So, let's raise a glass and say our "Goodbyes" to Winter, because everything's coming up Rose'!

"Spring is nature's way of saying 'Let's Party!'"

.....Robin Williams

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Day 3 of the Twelve Days of Christmas

Monday, December 4, 2017 8:29 AM

On the Third Day of Christmas my favorite store gave to me - a countdown filled with gift ideas for under the tree!

Today's Gift Idea:

Christopher Radko Ornaments

Handcrafted special ornaments!


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Day 1 of the Twelve Days of Christmas

Monday, December 4, 2017 8:18 AM

On the FIRST DAY OF CHRISTMAS my favorite store gave to me - a countdown filled with gift ideas for under the tree!

Today's Gift Idea:
 Luii Clothing! 

Shop our collection of LUII Clothing in store! 

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Writing by hand should be a wave of the future rather than a thing of the past

Why write a hand-written note? 

#♥%@?! because... 


1. It's the right thing to do! Yes, I know it sometimes seems that manners are teetering on the edge of extinction and an emoji can do the duty of a sincerely expressed sentiment. But lets face it, we all LOVE to receive a beautiful hand written note more than a heart-eyed emoji.. Am I right?! 


2.  It sets you apart.  Probably one of the easiest things you can do as a friend or professional is to write thank you notes. It makes you stand out & makes you appear more polished. 

3. Handwritten letters perpetuate a very important part of our culture. There is something about writing (not typing) that allows you to dig deep inside your soul for the right words and express yourself, without spell check or auto-correct questioning every word you type..  

4. IT'S FUN! Seriously, yes it takes a little more effort, but who wouldn't want a lovely hand written note? And when you find cute & spunky mini cards like Karen Adams, Pardon My French (Pictured) you just can't help yourself! 

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Market Buying Trip...Part Two!

Monday, July 24, 2017 11:13 AM

Day Three

Day Three - It Started With Lots Of Chocolate. 

We ate a lot this morning...we did our usual Corner Bakery breakfast, with about 100 other buyers. Then we hit the Gourmet Food section, where we loaded up on Saxon Chocolate. For all you Pop Sensation fans (we sold out last year in 2 days) we ordered the new large tin! We also revisited a line we carried about 6 years ago called Et Al Designs for some sparkling holiday candles. 

Our favorite find of the day was a new line called Santa Barbara Design Studio. They produce a fun line of washable paper bags. The line also includes fun pens and novelty jewelry. Barb and Mary have been wearing their Joy tie bracelets ever since!

Another great find was the Chavez for Charity line of bracelets. The jewelry is cool and fun, but even better 25% of the profit goes directly to a number of charities. This new line is already here!

We finished the day with lots of spring buying at Raz Imports, Sullivans, Bethany Lowe and K&K Interiors.

 Day Four - Clothes, Clothes And More Clothes. 

Mary left us early that morning (sorry I booked you such an early flight). Today Barb and I spent the morning adding to our clothing selections. We could not resist anything cashmere. Our first appointment was at In Cashmere and we added lots of great selections for holiday parties and gifts. 

Watch out for new Luii clothing coming in August. The jackets were awesome this season. 

The highlight of our day was a new line called Tyler Boe (which you might have seen in resort areas like Newport and Long Island). This fresh look is from a New York based designer and will be a great addition to our store. We can't wait for it to start arriving in mid-August.


Day Five - Odds And Ends 

It was our last day and we needed to clean up a few odds and end. We did a great order at Samoe Style. They have some great new bags for fall which should arrive in late September. 

We also took a few hours to just check other showrooms for trends.

Overall it was a great market and we have already started to receive our orders! Stop by often over the next two months to see what is new.



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