Posts Categorized: eye candy

James Bond Turns 50!

November 12, 2012
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The British super spy James Bond looks pretty good for 50, don’t you think? While many theatergoers flocked to see the latest installment of the Bond films, Skyfall, this weekend, we thought we would revisit some of our favorite moments from this fabulous and timeless serie... READ MORE >

If This Finial Were A Red Carpet Look: Part Two

September 25, 2012
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As we watched Hollywood’s leading ladies take a turn on the red carpet on Sunday’s 64th Primetime Emmy Awards, we thought it would be fun comparing their fabulous gowns to some of our favorite finials. Here we paired the Emmy statuette itself with our Heart of Gold wi... READ MORE >

If This Finial Were A Red Carpet Look: Part One

September 24, 2012
Heidi Klum
Yesterday afternoon TV’s biggest and brightest stars traveled downtown to the Nokia Theater for the 2012 Emmy Awards. And although the temperatures in LA were extremely hot, many of Hollywood’s leading ladies played it cool in shades of blue and yellow. Here’s a... READ MORE >

A Peek Inside Our Courtyard Trunk Show

September 20, 2012
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Yesterday in our courtyard we hosted a trunk show with our favorite stationary company Pickett’s Press, jewelry designer Blair Husain, skincare brand Vbeaute, and fashion boutique Minnie Mortimer. It turned out to be a smash and we had so much fun having all the girls here... READ MORE >

If This Finial Was a Person: Part 2

September 7, 2012
We had so much fun hearing some of the “finial look-a-likes” you came up with after Part 1 – that we just had to do a Part 2.  So here it is… the second installment of “If This Finial Was a Person”.  Enjoy!   Have a fabulous weekend! Xx ... READ MORE >

Mad for Monograms!

August 31, 2012
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Looking for an easy and inexpensive way to update your space? Let us introduce you to the monogram.  A monogram adds the perfect amount of preppy flair to anything you slap it on. And there’s so many ways to personalize it with different fonts, colors, sizes, and styles to... READ MORE >

Eye Candy: Barbara Cosgrove Lamps

August 28, 2012
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Dubbed “Nouveau Traditional” because of their clean lines and gorgeous shapes, we have long admired the timeless appeal of Barbara Cosgrove Lamps. Barbara once said, “Lamps are like little sculptures everyone has at home.” We couldn’t have said it be... READ MORE >

If This Finial Was a Person: Part 1

August 23, 2012
Here at Hillary Thomas Designs we believe that each of our finials has it’s own unique personality.  So much so that we thought it would be fun to ask “If this finial was a person who would it be?” Take a look at some of the “finial doppelgängers” ... READ MORE >

Getting Ready for The NY Gift Show!

August 17, 2012
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After much explaining to airport security what “finials” are, Hillary Thomas Designs has officially landed in New York City!  In case you don’t already know, the New York International Gift Fair is this weekend and we are so excited to be officially debuting ou... READ MORE >

Gone to Pot

August 13, 2012
Bunny Williams
Whether you have a serious green thumb or just like to arrange flowers picked up at the farmer’s market, we think the idea of a special “potting room” is ultra chic. Not to mention a great excuse to decorate! For serious gardeners a potting room is your happy pl... READ MORE >