Color your life with a new handbagPublished on 3/27/13
Fashion victims beware: Accessories, especially handbags, will be colorful this spring. So make sure you look for trendy eye-catchers to accompany your outfit. Read More »
The new Idrissa collection extends a woman’s personalityPublished on 2/28/13
Jemily’s new Idrissa collection certainly fulfills a woman’s dream, since it is well known that diamonds are a girl’s best friend. Read More »
Perfect attire for National Hat Day, tooPublished on 1/14/13
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library announces the selection of the stylish Vilamoura hat by renowned designer brand Helen Kaminski as the signature headpiece for the 35th Anniversary of Point-to-Point on May 5, 2013. Read More »
Brandywine Treasure Trail Passports make perfect holiday gifts! Purchase 2013 Passports, giving the lucky people on your list the gift of free admission at 11 top area attractions next summer. Passports are valid May 25—September 2, 2013. Read More »
Just keeping up with the latest technology can be daunting, but in reality, everything from listening to music to turning off the lights to monitoring your home security has been made simpler by it.
While some technologies have been around for years, Jeff Brooks, owner of Integrated Home in New Castle, says adaptation rates are picking up speed. “A trend that we have noticed is new technology can no longer just be impressive to the technologically savvy; it has to be intuitive and easily accessible. Enjoying your music collection or home theater should not only be easy, it should be fun,” he says.
Turning to the outdoorsy gadget lover, Artemis Outfitters recently opened its doors in Greenville. Owner Grier Wakefield’s passion for hunting and sport is evident as soon as you walk in the door.
Looking to capture your extreme sport activities on film? Try the Go Pro camera, a mountable model used by professional athletes and sports filmmakers.
Wakefield carries an extensive collection of new and used guns, rifles, and shotguns, as well. The English Duelers may be old school, but they were once quite the thing, gadgets of choice for gentlemen looking to settle a score. These are handmade locally in Unionville by Jim Laurie. “Laurie’s been interested in muzzle loading since the mid 1950s. In 2011, Jim won 1st place at Dixon’s Gun Makers Fair for both engraving and carving,” says Wakefield.
Trail Creek Outfitters in Glen Eagle Square, Pa. carries everything from the Kelty LED-powered lantern with mp3 hook-up, to high-tech weather-proof outerwear.
If running and triathlon training is your thing, Delaware Running Company in Greenville is owned and operated by runners. Mike Monagle carries the Garmin Forerunner 910 XT. This feature-packed GPS watch analyzes every stroke, pedal, and step you take while training for your next triathlon. Read More »
Enjoy the warm weather and look great doing itPublished on 4/11/12
Wondering what to wear this summer? Embrace the bright. Read More »
Fur for allPublished on 1/24/12
Fashion trumps function almost every time. But once in a while we find a trend that covers all the bases. We all want that extra edge that everyone is looking for in their wardrobe, and there’s no better way to accessorize than with a fabulous pair of boots. Read More »
The Hunt explores the pros and cons of these devices just in time for Black FridayPublished on 11/09/11
Are you thinking of buying a tablet or ereader for someone this Christmas? Read More »
New location lets family-owned rug and home design business offer more high-quality goods and philanthropyPublished on 7/20/11
Sophisticated, eclectic, and unique describe the aesthetic of the prominent Kurtz family’s rug and home décor business, Kurtz Collection. The family’s design philosophy focuses on marrying the past with the present in an inspiring way. Their inventory reflects how the traditional complements the contemporary, an aesthetic that draws a passionate clientele and renders the Kurtz family visionaries in the world of home furnishings. Read More »
Local jewelry makers have fresh takes for the seasonPublished on 6/10/11
Fashions for the late spring and early summer of 2011 promise a real revolution when it comes to accessories. Read More »