Posts Tagged: Hillary Thomas

My Colorful Napa Dinner Party

April 9, 2014
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It’s no secret I love to entertain…so I was beyond excited when my dear friends, Annie & Benton, launched Set Sip Serve – a website designed for the hostess-with-the-mostess! It offers everything from tips on arranging beautiful tablescapes to delicious recipes you can ... READ MORE >

Hurry Down the Chimney Tonight!

December 20, 2013
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It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Who doesn’t LOVE the holidays? Sure they can be a tad stressful but in the end it’s all about spending time with family, relaxing, and of course decking the halls with all sorts of festive decor. One of my favorite parts... READ MORE >

A Christmas Cocktail

December 21, 2012
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There’s no better way to put your personal stamp on a party than a specialty cocktail. Of course have all the usual suspects on hand (wine, beer, champers, vodka, mixers, etc.), but serve this little number pre-made on beautiful trays and you’ll take your party to another lev... READ MORE >

The Grass is Greener in 2013

December 11, 2012
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Have you heard the news? Pantone has just released their 2013 color of the year and, much to our delight, it’s Emerald! It seems everyone has been taking notice of this luscious hue (malachite, anyone?) so it only makes sense for both the interior and fashion worlds to embr... READ MORE >

The Only Gift Guide You’ll Need: Hillary’s Picks

December 4, 2012
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December is finally here and that means the holiday season is in full swing! There’s so many things about this season that j’ADORE… cashmere sweaters, hot chocolate, watching “Miracle on 34th Street” (Natalie Wood version, of course), fresh cut Chris... READ MORE >

Inspired by: Alexis Swanson Traina’s Salon Tablescape

November 20, 2012
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What is not to love about Mrs. Alexis Swanson Traina? Never mind her to-die-for San Francisco home, her cheeky lifestyle blog, or her expansive knowledge of vino – it’s her undeniable personal style that makes her one to watch. As a wife, mother of two, Creative Direc... READ MORE >

Where I’m Shopping: Harbinger

October 29, 2012
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Hands down one of my favorite spots to spend other people’s money (and my own!) is Harbinger in Los Angeles.  My dear friends Joe Lucas and Parrish Chilcoat opened up this little gem in 2008 and have since then expanded into a full blown showroom showcasing fabrics, wallpa... READ MORE >

Gone to Pot

August 13, 2012
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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 >

On Our Radar: Ryan Mennealy Ceramics

July 31, 2012
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We were recently introduced to the work of ceramic aficionado, Ryan Mennealy, and instantly fell head over heels. Based in Southern California, he creates gorgeous one of a kind pieces each more unique than the last.  His vases and bowls are all stunners, but true to form we hav... READ MORE >

Hillary’s Quick Tips for Refreshing a Room

July 24, 2012
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OK…we know you all have those rooms in your home that are in need of a little pick-me-up. Rooms that really have all the right pieces, but are just missing a little life. Or perhaps, you are planning to completely overhaul the room, but that isn’t happening until your... READ MORE >