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2011 Holiday Gift Guide: Stocking Stuffers

December 22, 2011

Three days ’til Christmas!!! Personally, I will be avoiding the malls at all cost but for those of you who will be in the midst of the madness over the next couple days, here are a few last minute stocking stuffer ideas. Happy shopping!

– gia

Gift List:
1. MOR Lip Macaron in Blood Orange and  French Vanilla ($10.00 each)
2. Pink Feather Pen ($11.95)
3. Small Knit Color Coz Mug ($26.00)
4. The Cocktail: 200 Fabulous Drinks – paperback book ($15.95)
5. Campo Marzio Measuring Tapes ($10.00 each)
6. CORTEO by Nuria Mora iPhone case ($35.00)

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2011 Holiday Gift Guide: The Baker

December 20, 2011

One of my absolute favorite things is a house filled with the aroma of fresh baked goods… bread, cakes, pastries… yum! My mother and grandmother both loved to bake and my mother-in-law makes the BEST bread – perhaps one of these days my skills will be up to par. These fabulous gifts are sure to inspire any baker… both the amateurs and the pros!

– gia

Gift List:
1. KitchenAid Artisan Series Stand Mixer in the color ‘Ice’ ($299.99)
2. Mini Pastel Tulip Cupcake Liners from Gygi ($2.49 for 50)
3. Teak sugar scoop from Merchant No. 4 ($12.00)
4. Milk Bottle Measuring Cups from Anthropologie ($24.00)
5. Kitchen Magic Twisty Whisk from Anthropologie ($8.00)
6. Cooking Complexities Apron from Anthropologie ($38.00)

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2011 Holiday Gift Guide: The Gardener

December 13, 2011

I am thankful for the people in my life who love to garden. They notice the beauty in the small things and also make the environments they are in beautiful as well. So whether you want to help a friend begin her first garden or lavish the long-time grower, here’s a gift guide for the gardener in your life. Enjoy!

– aimee


Gift List:

1. William Morris Rose Garden Labels from Ruche ($4.99)
2. Effortlessly Sown Herb Kit from Anthropologie ($16.00)
3. Lavender Gardeners Salve by Terrain ($12.00)
4. Lotta Jansdotter’s Echo Tote ($58.00)
5. Five Year Garden Journal by Mimi Luebbermann from Barnes and Noble ($15.96)
6. Hunter high gloss rain boots from Nordstrom in vintage yellow ($125.00)
7. Garden Window Button Poncho from Ruche ($42.99)