Archive | June, 2008

FOOD + DRINK, TABLEWARE | June 30, 2008 | by Kim Vallee

Custom Floral Tableware at 3 Femmes et 1 Coussin

Custom Floral Tableware at 3 Femmes et 1 Coussin

Trois Femmes et Un Coussin imports and distributes high quality dinnerware made for restaurants, hotels and gourmets. They sell to the public too. I am showing you their line of custom designed tableware. This modern series feels so much like summer. These items are pricier but not over the top. This is a place to [...]

ENTERTAINING, HOLIDAY entertaining | June 30, 2008 | by Kim Vallee

My Canada Day Party Ideas on The Province by Cheryl Chan | News Flash

My Canada Day Party Ideas on The Province by Cheryl Chan | News Flash

If you are still looking for ideas to celebrate Canada Day tomorrow, do not despair. I got an easy solution for you than is sure to impress your friends and family. Simply read the casual and relaxed guide prepared by Cheryl Chan for The Vancouver Province. The owner of Bright Ideas Event Coordinators, Sharon Bonner [...]

HOME + GARDEN, OUTDOOR space | June 29, 2008 | by Kim Vallee

The World Largest Pool Is A Crystal Clear Seawater Lagoon

The World Largest Pool Is A Crystal Clear Seawater Lagoon

If you travel to Chile’s southern coast, make sure to stop by the San Alfonso del Mar resort to swim in the biggest swimming pool according to the Guinness Book of Records. At more than 1,000 yards long, this saltwater man-made lagoon covers 20 acres of land. It goes down 115 feet deep and holds [...]

LIVING, TRAVEL | June 28, 2008 | by Kim Vallee

Traveling In Style In A Luxurious Eco-Friendly Teepee

Traveling In Style In A Luxurious Eco-Friendly Teepee

This story is just in time for Canada Day. Who can resist these amazing teepees? A green living trip to Yukon offers us a chance to go back before the start of our country, to explore our wilderness while enjoying all the convenience of the best green travel experience. It is fun to be able [...]

HOME + GARDEN, ORGANIZING

June 27, 2008 | by Kim

Dorogaya Magnetic Calendar by Serhiy...

Dorogaya Magnetic Calendar by Serhiy Chebotaryov

I am not a fan of magnets on the fridge unless they are really special. On that point, the Dorogaya magnetic calendar [...]

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ENTERTAINING, PAPER goods

June 27, 2008 | by Kim

Summer Love by Silhouette Blue | Etsy Finds

Summer Love by Silhouette Blue | Etsy Finds

  The Summer Lovin’ card collection designed by Megan Nutley of Silhouette Blue really puts you in the mood for a summer [...]

ENTERTAINING, EVERYDAY entertaining, PAPER goods

June 27, 2008 | by Kim

Vintage Kitsch Note Cards and Gift Tags by...

Vintage Kitsch Note Cards and Gift Tags by Kooties’s Closet | Etsy Finds

Last week, I went to the 40th birthday party of a friend. P. was the DJ for the night. He played tunes [...]

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CAKES + desserts, ENTERTAINING

June 26, 2008 | by Kim

Modern-Twist Reinvented the Doilies with...

Modern-Twist Reinvented the Doilies with Doileez

Kat Nouri, the founder and creative director of Modern-Twist, informed me today about her latest products. I am a huge fan of [...]

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HOME + GARDEN, HOME decor

June 26, 2008 | by Kim

Guest Blogging about Bathroom Accessories on...

Guest Blogging about Bathroom Accessories on HGTV.ca/blog | News Flash

My final post as a guest blogger for Style Sheet, the blog by HGTV Canada, is up. This time, I wrote a [...]

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ENTERTAINING, OUTDOOR entertaining

June 26, 2008 | by Kim

Folding Camping or Picnic Tables

Folding Camping or Picnic Tables

Having a small table when you go for a picnic adds comfort. You can use it for the food, your radio or [...]

ENTERTAINING, HOLIDAY entertaining

June 25, 2008 | by Kim

Get Inspired by IKEA Summer Collection for...

Get Inspired by IKEA Summer Collection for Canada Day and the Fourth of July

Literal party themes are not my thing. You do not need to fill the room with maple leafs or over saturate the [...]

FOOD + DRINK, TABLEWARE

June 25, 2008 | by Kim

Unique Outdoor Serving Ware at Horchow

Unique Outdoor Serving Ware at Horchow

You will use these 4 items over and over this summer. They will add style, function and a punch of color to [...]

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