Holiday Gift Guide: Natural Treasures

Natural treasures from the earth make harmonious accessories for the home. At my favourite store in London - Anthropologie - I was swooning over the lustre of mineral home accessories and bar essentials to step up your Christmas entertaining. I literally wanted everything! Geodes, marble and capiz shell are used in the design of precious gifts and utensils. Beautiful gifts for others or yourself that will make you the hostess with the mostess this year. But I also spotted beautiful ceramics and … [Read more...]

Glitter Gift Guide

Happy 3rd Advent! Only 10 more days till Christmas! It's your last week to shop gifts so I compiled a few of my favourite things to help you out. For the entertainer, who loves to throw elegant parties gold foil cocktail glasses - Chandon champagne - Napkins - Drink stirrers For the homemaker, who appreciates accents of glamour in her interior pen holder - Componobili Precious by Anna Castelli Ferriere - Jonathan Adler small tray - clever pencils - white pillow with gold tassles - light … [Read more...]

Wrapping gifts in copper and white

I still can't believe it's December already. Time really flies. Before you know it, it's Christmas again. I've started wrapping gifts already too. Just like all my other decorations, I'm sticking to the copper theme this year. I'll be posting more gift wrapping ideas soon, but here's what I've done so far. (Also have a look at my copper themed DIY Advent calendar, and Advent candles with copper.) … [Read more...]

Wrapping it up

Only a few more days and it's Christmas. Everyone is wrapping things up at the office and taking a long overdue holiday break. Speaking about wrapping things up, have you wrapped up your gifts yet? I have. In case you haven't you might get inspired by mine. It shows that you can use more than just the ordinary to embellish those packages. Ever thought about using paper straws, or an oversized button? Also have a look at my other gift wrapping ideas in Think outside the box and Wrap and … [Read more...]