Monthly Archives: June 2012

Stylish Summer Hostess Gift Ideas

June 27, 2012
This month’s issue of InStyle Magazine features a collection of fun hostess gift picks from some “style setters”. Hillary choose personalized playing cards from Pickets Press as her go-to choice gift for the hostess with the mostess. We thought we’d like t... READ MORE >

Outdoor Party Idea – Movie Night!

June 21, 2012
Family entertaining can be a bit of a challenge. It can be difficult to create a party that is fun for both four year olds and forty year olds! How about a fun family outdoor movie night? Even in the age of having movies at our fingertips, an outdoor screening is still a novelty.... READ MORE >

Outdoor Parties – Just add Light

June 18, 2012
We’re fortunate to live in southern California, so outdoor entertaining is a year round sport here (although we do require heat lamps!). However, if you live in cooler climates your outdoor entertaining season is just kicking in.  When it comes to outdoor entertaining ofte... READ MORE >

Summer Entertaining: Moroccan Glam

June 13, 2012
When Hillary celebrated a special birthday (we won’t tell which one), she went with a Moroccan theme for the evening. Bright colors, candle light, exotic textiles and 80 of her favorite gal-pals set the stage for an amazing evening. The bohemian glam look was perfect for a ... READ MORE >

Insider tip: Hillary’s Bookshelves

June 11, 2012
Our readers loved the photos of Hillary’s children’s rooms so we thought we’d share a few more shots of  her Brentwood, California home. Bookshelves are often the focal point of the room and a great opportunity to make a design statement. Hillary’s booksh... READ MORE >

Fab Ideas for Father’s Day!

June 8, 2012
Is it us or are men IMPOSSIBLE to shop for at times?  Father’s Day is just around the corner and we’ve made it our ‘chic’ mission to solve this debacle. Here are some fabulous gift ideas for that ever-present man in your life.  The one who pays the bills, the one you ca... READ MORE >

Spotlight on Our Retail Partner: Matilda’s

June 4, 2012
One of our best friends from college, Dana Small, has a sensational home store in Stuart, Florida, and we’re THRILLED to showcase her shop here on our blog! Matilda’s Exquisite Paper and Home Boutique may be located on the opposite coast from us in L.A., but it’s full of ch... READ MORE >