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2014 Holiday Gift Guide: Under $40

3 Dec

The holidays can be very expensive! I try to stick to a budget as best as possible. There are so many great gifts out there that won’t break the bank. I have gathered 20 fun finds all under $40. Take a look!


one. ceramic jar $12.95 | two. sunburst studs $36 | three. enamel jewelry box $40 | four. technicolor salt & pepper shakers $30 | five. plaid throw $19.99 | six. coffee mug $28 | seven. prism vase $26 | eight. snowstar pendant $32 | nine. hex planters $32 | ten. leather bangle $39.50 | eleven. plaid pj shorts $36.50 | twelve. TOMS arrow clutch $20 | thirteen. polka dot bud vase $14.99 | fourteen. framework lanterns $10-$32 | fifteen. brass alarm clock $19.99 | sixteen. leopard scarf $29.95 | seventeen. rye whiskey caramel sauce $24 | eighteen. faux fur slippers $24 | nineteen. oh joy pitcher $25 | twenty. gems trinket tray $20


2014 Holiday Gift Guide: For the Girls

25 Nov

It is hard thinking of great gifts for everyone on your list. I find the girls are some of the easiest ones to shop for, but sometimes I get stumped trying to find the perfect gift. I have put together 20 great gifts for any of the girls on your list.


one. coral pjs | two. pearl studded box clutch | three. tory burch in color | four. gold french press | five. moroccan tea glasses | six. buffalo check slippers | seven. cashmere robe | eight. herringbone throw | nine. mixed stripe pouch | ten. aerin perfume | eleven. holiday candles set | twelve. infinity scarf | thirteen. pink luggage | fourteen. drybar curling iron | fifteen. hanging jewelry holder | sixteen. pave bangle | seventeen. elizabeth & james ring | eighteen. reversible tote | nineteen. tassel necklace | twenty. lip bowl


2014 Holiday Gift Guide: For the Hostess

18 Nov

Good morning! I’m sure most of us go to family and friend’s houses over the holidays. It’s always nice to bring a little something for the hosts and hostess. I have pulled together 21 ideas to help you find the perfect gift.

2014 Holiday Gift Guide: For the Hostess

one. copper ceramic coaster set | two. bottle coaster | three. jadeite cake stand | four. blue garland bowl | five. tory burch candle | six. glitz ornaments | seven. bubble champagne glasses | eight. dahlia candle holder set | nine. blue & white measuring cups | ten. cheese knife set | eleven. cocktail napkins | twelve. wooden wine crate | thirteen. sunday suppers cookbook | fourteen. decanter | fifteen. honey, lemon, ginger cordial | sixteen. wood serving board | seventeen. gold serving set | eighteen. polka dot tablecloth | nineteen. recipe binder | twenty. monogrammed plate | twenty-one. cashmere throw


2014 Holiday Gift Guide: For Your Co-Workers

12 Nov

Good morning! It’s that time of year again! The holidays are creeping up on us yet again and I will be putting together gift guides every week for you until Christmas. This first one has perfect gifts for your co-workers. It is nice to get a little something for your colleagues whether it is nice mug or something for their desk. Here is the roundup of 15 great gifts for your co-workers. To see more gift ideas check out my gifting board on Pinterest.


one. sugar paper petite notepad | two. metallic knob tin candle | three. dome paperweight | four. buffalo check mug | five. prisma frame | six. business card holder | seven. rifle paper co. calendar | eight. wood flash drive | nine. ban.do sticky notes | ten. dana’s bakery macarons | eleven. water bottle | twelve. jonathan adler bud vase | thirteen. trinket tray | fourteen. chai tea set | fifteen. to go coffee mug

Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts That Give Back

12 Dec

Good morning! Are you all done with your Christmas shopping? I’m not, but getting close. During this time of year with all the giving and receiving of gifts it is always nice to give back. There are so many people out there that could benefit from our shopping. I thought I would put together a gift guide of fabulous gifts that give something back to those who need it. I know there are TONS of companies that give back, but these are some that I found and loved. Take a look!


1. Tory Burch Robinson Agenda– 100% of the proceeds go to benefit the Tory Burch Foundation, which supports economic empowerment of women entrepreneurs and their families in the U.S.

2. Laura Mercier Lip Glace– 100% of the proceeds go to Laura Mercier Ovarian Cancer Fund

3. Peru Dot Clutch– Proceeds benefit Not For Sale an organization dedicated to ending human trafficking.

4. Clinique Happy Heart Perfume– $10 of the purchase goes to the Happy Heart Fund which is dedicated to to rebuilding schools and restoring hope and opportunity in the lives of children after natural disasters.

5. Debbie Tote– 50% of proceeds will be donated to help end the cycle of poverty in Kibera, Africa.

6. Kululo Scarf– Inspires economic independence in Ethiopia and preserves the art of weaving.

7. Skyy Vodka Shaker designed by Michael AramProceeds from each shaker will benefit The Creative Coalition and the organization’s initiatives that support First Amendment rights, arts advocacy, and public education.

8. Hand in Hand Rose Water candle– saves 50 square feet of rain forest, and donates 1 bar of soap & 1 month of clean water to a child in the developing world.

9. Kiehl’s Grapefruit Whipped Body Butter– 100% of the proceeds will support Share Our Stength’s No Kid Hungry campaign to end childhood hunger in America.

10. FEED India Pouch– Handcrafted by artisans in India. Provides 25 meals

11. Jonathan Adler RED Tomato Pop Candle– Will benefit the Global Fund to help fight HIV/AIDS. Each sale of this special edition candle can provide up to 10 days of life-saving medicine to someone living with HIV in sub-Saharan Africa.

12. TOMS Metallic Herringbone Classics– Each purchase of TOMS sends another pair to a child in need.

 What do you think? Would any of these items go on your wish list?


Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts Under $25

3 Dec

The holiday season can get really expensive right? Just because you are on a budget doesn’t mean you can’t give fabulous gifts. I have put together 25 gifts under $25 that anyone would love. Happy shopping!


1. Lucia Bay Men’s Body Wash | 2. Mint Double Gourd Vase | 3. Socks | 4. Porcelain Glazed Bowl | 5. PJs | 6. Stud Earrings | 7. Emerald Raja Cuff | 8. Black and White Travel Case | 9. Agate Coaster | 10. Topshop Mens Gloves | 11. Bubble Highball Glasses | 12. Faux Fur Throw | 13. Kate Spade Travel Mug | 14. Macaron Lip Gloss Set | 15. Art of Shaving Kit | 16. Striped Infinity Scarf | 17. Ikat Tray | 18. Mixed Pattern Napkins | 19. I Love Bacon Book | 20. Honeycomb Card Case | 21. Malachite Rocks Glasses | 22. Apres Ski Latte Mug | 23. Rifle Paper Co. Coasters | 24. Nate Berkus Box | 25. Mercury Glass Candle

What do you think? Would you be happy giving or receiving any of these gifts?


Holiday Gift Guide: For the Guys

26 Nov

Good morning! The men in my life are very hard to shop for. I put together a list that is inspired by what I think my husband would enjoy receiving. He’s a guy that is not easily impressed and seems to have everything he “needs”. The other gift guides have had 20 gifts, this one has 25 because I figured we could all use a little extra help finding the perfect gift for the guys. Hope this list helps and inspires you!


1. Redemption Rye (my husband’s favorite) | 2. Rag & Bone Credit Card Wallet | 3. Nixon Leather Watch | 4. “Pinot on the Go” Water Bottle | 5. J. Crew Pajamas | 6. Whiskey Stones | 7. Cufflinks | 8. Bacon Money Clip | 9. Leather Boot | 10. Chillsner | 11. Beer Glasses | 12. James Bond Box Set | 13. Navy Pea Coat | 14. Duffel Bag | 15. J. Crew Sweater | 16. Keurig | 17. Viktor and Rolf cologne | 18. Cheese Obsession Cookbook | 19. Blanket | 20. Flannel Shirt | 21. Wusthof Knives | 22. How to Live Like a Gentleman | 23. Original Penguin Wallet | 24. Dapper Dopp Kit | 25. Suede Slippers

Happy Shopping!


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