Month: February 2016

Winter Blues

It’s officially that time of the year where all we want to do is crawl back into bed and stay there until the temperatures hit 50 degrees again. But since jobs, family, pets and friends make that an impossible reality, let’s break the winter blues and cheer up with new picks of our favorite hue. Sendan Colors Dinner Plate, Set of 6 This patterned plate set is a must-buy for all those dinner parties you said you were going to have this winter. Or you can just eat take-out in style on these Japanese-made blue beauties and call it a night. Mohair Throw Curl up under this cozy mohair throw during those long winter nights on the couch. Drape it over the couch when you’re done for a pop of blue that will brighten up any room. AccessSteam Iron When the winter blues hit your closet too, this something blue brings your stale clothes back to life. One of the more practical wedding registry items, this steam iron will get way more use than that ice …

Valentine’s Day

Turn up the heat on one of our favorite Hallmark holidays. Whether your Valentine’s Day plans entail having a 7-course meal at a 5-star restaurant or just hanging out at home with your love and a bottle of wine, check out our whole Valentine’s Day collection and shop from our favorite picks below.

A Wedding Registry for Two

So you want to make a wedding registry that is appealing to both of you, right? After all, sharing the good stuff is what marriage is all about. But hey, this is actually a little harder than most couples initially realize. Here are our top tips to make everyone happy when creating your joint wedding registry. Tip 1: Make the big choices together. For example, are you going to approach your wedding registry as an opportunity to upgrade your essentials or are you going to ask friends and family to help expense your dream trip around the world? Make sure you tackle this one ASAP because as soon as you two are on the same page, you can get to the fun stuff. Tip 2: Register early. We can’t stress this enough! You’ll be pleasantly surprised at how quickly gifts start arriving after your engagement is announced, so make it easy on your friends and family to ensure they get you the stuff you truly want. When one person in the relationship cares a little more than the other about the details, get …