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ENTERTAINING, OUTDOOR entertaining | April 25, 2013 | by Kim Vallee

Bar Carts for Serious Summer Entertaining at Pottery Barn

wagon party bucket

If your home or your cabin by the lake is the party central for you and your friends, you need great beverage station options. The latest summer collection at Pottery Barn gave you something to think about. See how you could do it. Wagon Party Buckets Sourcing: Galvanized wagon party bucket at Pottery Barn $199 [...]

ENTERTAINING, OUTDOOR entertaining | April 4, 2013 | by Kim Vallee

Combine: An Eco-friendly Picnic Set from Bold_a design company

combine it line by bold_a design company

photo credits: Combine Combine will launch April 8th, 2013 at Rio+Design during Milan Furniture Fair (also known as Milan Design Week). I spotted a preview on Inhabitat earlier today. Bold_a design company designed a bamboo and silicone picnic set that is clever, complete and original. For one thing, the fishing net inspired carrying case becomes a sous-plat. photo credits: Rio+Design on [...]

ENTERTAINING, OUTDOOR entertaining | March 21, 2013 | by Kim Vallee

For Casual Before-Dinner Parties: the Napkin Cup and the French Decanter by Royal VKB

napkin cup by royal vkb

photo credits: Napkin cup designed by OfficeOriginair for Royal VKB, € 12,95 Although 25 centimeters (10 inches) of snow felt on my city this week, summer entertaining will be soon around the corner. I found at Royal VKB two products that will make it easy to invite friends for an informal gathering. By combining a [...]

ENTERTAINING, OUTDOOR entertaining | July 6, 2012 | by Kim Vallee

Must Haves for a Picnic at the Park or in your Backyard

old school English picnic at the park

photo: Paul Raeside for Elle Decoration UK – August 2012  The weekend goes hand in hand with a picnic. I love the old feel of this English picnic at the park filled with comfy textiles and pretty enamelware. Start by looking in your closets and your mom’s closets to find props to reproduce that look. [...]

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June 6, 2012 | by Kim

Garden Party: Make your Own Vegetable Bouquets

vegetable flowers

Photography by Rahel Weiss via Remodelista Here are cool ways to decorate your table with produce that come straight from your fridge. Remember that [...]

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June 4, 2012 | by Kim

Wanted: Fyrkat Picnic Portable Gas Grill

fyrkat portable picnic gass grill by Bodum

Statistics show year after year that ecommerce is less popular in Canada than in the United States. While it is true that [...]

ENTERTAINING, OUTDOOR entertaining

May 29, 2012 | by Kim

Kim Loves: The First Summer Collection of...

dwell studio summer entertaining collection

It is no secret that I am a fan of Dwell Studio. I bought their Owl bedding for my son’s nursery. Once [...]

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May 9, 2012 | by Kim

Must-Have for a Picnic: A Table-on-the-go

eucalyptus folding picnic table

Table in a Bag on sale at $49.95 USD at Crate and Barrel This picture illustrates my ideal picnic at the park. [...]

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January 18, 2012 | by Kim

Winter Picnic for All the Family

outdoor skating party

Since last week, it really feels like winter here. Finally, the soil is well covered with snow. After I saw this nordic [...]

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August 5, 2011 | by Kim

New Heights for a Picnic in the Park

picnic in the park

Planning a picnic in the middle of a bike ride is a great way to spend an afternoon. This was the idea [...]

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July 30, 2011 | by Kim

Simple and Delightful Ideas for Entertaining...

outdoor movie :: pillows on the dock

Entertaining at a cottage by the lake must leave you time to enjoy the view and all the outdoor activities. A few [...]

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July 8, 2011 | by Heather

Lemonade Stand Love

lemonade stand diy party pink green

Nothing says summer like a cold glass of lemonade, complete with childhood memories of setting up a stand in the neighbourhood. And [...]

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