• 2017 Holiday Gift Guide

    2017 Holiday Gift Guide

    Here are 22 ideas from shops and boutiques throughout the Brandywine Valley.



    Olga Ganoudis Bracelet This sterling silver and astrophyllite quartz cuff bracelet is the perfect statement piece to add to any wardrobe. Wilmington,…
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  • 10 Scent-Sational Candles For Fall

    10 Scent-Sational Candles For Fall

    These candles help set the tone and create a cozy environment.



    Whether you’re curled up on the couch with a good book, soaking in a hot bath or just trying to unwind after…
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  • New Home Décor Store Taps into the Past

    New Home Décor Store Taps into the Past

    Combining vintage finds and modern essentials, Vintage Pantry Co. aims to add style to any home.



    Friendly competition among a mother and her two daughters to see who could set the most lavish holiday tablescape gave way to…
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  • Class up Your Cocktails with this Barware

    Class up Your Cocktails with this Barware

    From stirrers to glasses to bar carts, here’s everything you need.



    It’s always 5 o’clock somewhere, right? The latest barware has become a home décor staple perfect for entertaining friends and family. So…
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  • Steeplechase Fashion

    Steeplechase Fashion

    Wow from the sidelines.



      Hair: Cate Whoriskey, Concihairge, www.concihairge.com – Makeup: Sara Mann, Elegance Artistry, www.eleganceartistry.com – Models: Alison Sorbello, Barbizon Chique; Christine…
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  • Spring Style Favors Florals

    Spring Style Favors Florals

    From fragrances to jewelry, they add a timeless touch.



    If you’re a fashion and film lover you’re probably familiar with Meryl Streep’s infamous line in The Devil Wears Prada: “Florals? For…
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  • Luxe Carry-On Luggage

    Luxe Carry-On Luggage

    These essential bags are both practical and stylish.



    Imagine Grace Kelly walking through the Cafe Car or Cary Grant stepping out of a private jet. do you think either of…
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  • Fragrances For the Woman Who Has it All

    Fragrances For the Woman Who Has it All

    Seven signature scents she’ll love.



    Nowadays—with so many celebrities and reality television stars selling their own signature scents in every chain store and pharmacy—it’s hard to remember…
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  • Not Your Kid’s Beach Toys

    Not Your Kid’s Beach Toys

    These eight luxe beach toys will help kick summer up a notch or two.



    The season may not have the same allure as it did when it meant three months of school-free vacation, but we still…
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  • Perfectly Pampered Pets

    Perfectly Pampered Pets

    Seven stylish accessories for four-legged friends.



    Every dog has its day—and with Americans spending over 3 billion a year on pet products, it looks like that day has…
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  • 7 Stylish Storage Solutions

    7 Stylish Storage Solutions

    Clear out the clutter and display your treasures.



    A cluttered space doesn’t always indicate a character flaw. Sometimes the mess happens because there’s no place to put things. Whether your…
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  • Extraordinary Electronics

    Extraordinary Electronics

    Gadgets to delight your inner geek.



    Not even Benjamin Franklin could’ve anticipated the long-term results of his kite-and-key experiment. What started with lightning in a jar has progressed…
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  • Antiques in the Garden

    Antiques in the Garden

    Renew your landscape with these seven vintage pieces.



    Renew your landscape with something old. A unique antique serves as a stunning focal point around which your garden design can flow.…
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  • Wood That Works

    Wood That Works

    Local craftsmen design pieces to fit your style and space.



    Maybe you can always get what you want—at least when it comes to home furnishings. Skilled woodworkers are able to tailor unique…
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  • Vinyl Making a Comeback

    Vinyl Making a Comeback

    Record Stores Like Grooves and Tubes Deliver the Goods



    Newspapers are shrinking, flip phones are disappearing, and vinyl records are back. Though they aren’t going to replace digital music, records are…
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  • The Elegant Table

    The Elegant Table

    Set the Stage for Special Occasions



    Autumn is the ideal time for layering—not just clothing, but table settings, too. For festive fall occasions, begin with a foundation of…
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  • When Raindrops Drip, Go Fashionably into the Fray

    Don’t let rainy days put a damper on spring! The right gear will keep you dry and stylish in anything from a drizzle to a downpour



    TORRENTSHELL For seriously wet weather, reach for the Patagonia® Torrentshell. Lightweight, packable, waterproof, and breathable, it's a terrific outer layer. [caption id="attachment_28034"…
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  • The Art of Framing

    The Art of Framing

    Custom Designs Contribute to Overall Artwork



    If you've ever wandered through a museum or gallery, perhaps you have noticed that you are drawn to a particular artist's work.…
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  • Curated Gifts

    Curated Gifts

    Shop a Museum Store for Holiday Treasures



    Escape the holiday madness by shopping at a museum gift shop. For traditional artwork, imaginative home decor, and everything in between, museum…
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  • Checking Your Baggage

    Packing Like a Pro



    Whether you are traveling for three nights or three weeks, preparing for a getaway or a big holiday vacation can be a…
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