Monthly Archives: November 2011

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 >

Boyfriend Pillows Available on One Kings Lane This Week!

November 14, 2011
We have an exciting announcement to make: “My Boyfriend’s Back” pillows from Hillary Thomas Designs are in the “Personalize It!” sale going on NOW on One King’s Lane. The sale begins today and lasts through this Thursday, Nov. 17, so hurry to get yours befor... READ MORE >

Join Us on Facebook for a Chance to Win Fab Home Accessories!

November 11, 2011
We are so excited to announce the launch of our first-ever Facebook promotional event! The Hillary Thomas Designs Sweepstakes is a fabulous giveaway with not one—not two—but three amazing prizes! From now through Wednesday, December 14, anybody who likes our Facebook page is ... READ MORE >

Check Out Casa Sugar’s Holiday Gift Guide!

November 9, 2011
If you’re looking for the perfect presents for your girl friends this holiday season, Casa Sugar has compiled 10 beautiful “little luxuries” in her Holiday Gift Guide. Firstly, we have to agree with Casa Sugar’s fab holiday shopping advice… “For the friend who enj... READ MORE >

Vintage Chic Design Trends for Your Home

November 7, 2011
Vintage and Modern not only offers updated vintage shopping finds like furniture, lighting, art and collectibles, but also has a fab DESIGNinTELL Magazine with articles on interior design, shows and events, product guides and more. Be sure to check out VandM’s recent Trend Spot... READ MORE >

Pickett’s Press: Stylish Stationery and So Much More…

November 4, 2011
Just like Custom Cool, another New York company also has us smitten: Pickett’s Press. It’s really no surprise Kate Pickett—owner of Pickett’s Press and friend of Hillary’s—enjoys design and pretty paper. She’s the daughter of an artist and has been penning thank-you... READ MORE >

Q&A with Sally Horchow of Very Good Looking

November 3, 2011
Here in Los Angeles, our friend Sally Horchow of is a fabulous lifestyle expert on topics like design, fashion, travel, food and entertaining, and has also been in the media, from contributing to newspapers and magazines to appearing on TV and radio shows. ... READ MORE >