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Gift & Tipping Guidelines for Your Service Providers

Gift & Tipping Guidelines for Your Service Providers

Posted by Patrice DeHaven on 8th Dec 2016

It's Holiday Time and what do you for your service providers?  Your hairdresser, nail lady, pet sitter, delivery men, door men, child care, baby sitter, etc.  We want to show our apprec … read more
Cut-throat design competition!

Cut-throat design competition!

Posted by Patrice DeHaven on 21st Jun 2016

The gift-giving industry has its own associations, trade shows and training to keep business owners and designers on their toes and in the know about new products. I had the opportunity to participa … read more
Trend report: Slate servers

Trend report: Slate servers

Posted by Patrice DeHaven on 25th May 2016

Chalkboard paint has been DIY applied like mad to wine glasses, walls and boards this year. For the trendy look in a more classic form, look no further than slate servers. The strong, flat ston … read more
Trend report:  DIY gifts

Trend report: DIY gifts

Posted by Patrice DeHaven on 3rd May 2016

DIY is serious business. Recent numbers from Pinterest reveal that the site has more than 100 million active users! Data also shows Pinterest holds our attention longer than Facebook. Anyone who’s … read more
You can do better than flowers

You can do better than flowers

Posted by Patrice DeHaven on 16th Apr 2016

Admin Day is Wednesday, April 27, 2016. Flowers and lunch are the old standbys. This is, after all, a holiday where traditionally men do most of the giving. But you can do better than flowers!Deligh … read more
Have it your way

Have it your way

Posted by Patrice DeHaven on 4th Apr 2016

Think of the best present you ever got…Maybe it was a sweater in your favorite shade of blue. Or a box of candy that brought back your childhood from the first bite. It could have been a fun case fo … read more