Yearly Archives: 2011

Best of the Year: Top 3 Happiness is a Pink Foo Dog Posts

December 30, 2011
Late December always prompts us to think about the past year, and we’re still so excited we began our blog, Happiness is a Pink Foo Dog, in 2011. With the end of the year in sight, we thought it’d be fun to look back over our posts from 2011 and share the ones you, our... Re... READ MORE >

Happy Holidays from Hillary Thomas Designs!

December 21, 2011
As you know, we’re fans of colorful holiday decorating. Sooo we want to invite all of you to share photos of your chic and colorful Christmas decorations with us. Post them on our Facebook page! We’d love to see pretty pink tinsel, lime green garlands, tangerine ornaments—t... READ MORE >

J.R. Watkins Naturals Comes to Irvine

December 19, 2011
Irvine Spectrum Center has a fabulous new boutique you should know about: J.R. Watkins Naturals, which carries an array of all-natural products for home and personal care while also featuring many of Hillary Thomas Designs’ accessories. Although J.R. Watkins is based in Minneso... READ MORE >

Hillary Thomas Designs’ Holiday Gift Guide

December 16, 2011
‘Tis the season for shopping! If you’re looking for fab gifts for fashionable friends on your holiday shopping list, we’ve got you covered. Take a look at the chic picks in Hillary Thomas Designs’ Holiday Gift Guide below for all the ideas you’ll need (and some you... READ MORE >

Chic Wreaths Designed for a Good Cause

December 9, 2011
Some of the best designers and artists in L.A. came together this week, offering an array of unique wreaths and artwork to benefit Children’s Action Network, which strives to help foster children around the nation. The wreaths were auctioned at a party hosted by Larry King, and... READ MORE >

One Week Left to Enter Our Fabulous Giveaway!

December 7, 2011
We want to remind everybody about our exciting sweepstakes before it’s too late! The fabulous Hillary Thomas Designs giveaway is open to anyone who likes our Facebook page. Happily, you still have one week left to enter for the chance to win three amazing prizes: Grand Prize Wi... READ MORE >

Holiday Decorating: Think Color!

December 2, 2011
We’re excited about the holiday season, and taking the opportunity to embrace color this December! Pink and silver? Gorgeous. (Christmas at Chic Shop! We had to include the pink foo dogs!) Lime and turquoise? Yes, please. There’s a reason House Beautiful included “don’t l... READ MORE >

Inside the Launch Party for Chic Shop and Minnie Mortimer

November 30, 2011
Our grand opening party (An Evening at El Morocco) with Minnie Mortimer was a huge success and so much fun that we can’t help but share photos to give you an insider’s look! Hillary Thomas and Minnie Mortimer The creative dynamo Lulu Powers styled and catered our party. Also... READ MORE >

Elle Magazine’s Luxe ‘Holiday Gift Guide’

November 29, 2011
What girl doesn’t love flipping through magazines or scrolling through their websites to take in all the pretty pictures? (Guilty? So are we!) Here’s one mag slideshow not to miss: Elle magazine’s 2011 Holiday Gift Guide came out last week, offering an array of fashionable ... READ MORE >

TODAY ONLY: Get Our Gorgeous New Candles for 73% Off!

November 15, 2011
Our new and oh-so-gorgeous candles are available at an amazing price from now until 9 a.m. tomorrow! They’re being featured TODAY in “Jill’s Steals and Deals” on the Today Show website. Originally priced at $60, the fab pink and turquoise candles are available for only $1... READ MORE >