posted by on 2011.02.21, under Entertaining

Happy Presidents’ Day, everyone. If your pad is decidedly lacking in presidential representation, consider adding some with any of these fun and very unimpeachable items.

The eagle: beloved national bird of presidents past and present. This brass eagle has great potential as wall flare. $58.99.

29" Wall Eagle in Antique Brass, $58.99

Today is also George Washington’s birthday. This Washington bust would make a regal bookend. $18.95.

Sale- George Washington Bust, $18.95

Let Honest Abe keep watch over you with this nifty replica painting. $199.

President Abraham Lincoln: Classic Art Reproduction, $199

Make use of these placemats and you’ll never again forget that Millard Fillmore was actually a president (1850-1853). $54 for a set of four.

Our Nations Presidents Set of Four Placemats by Simrin, $54

Like Bill, this corkscrew may not be entirely classy, but boy, it sure is charming.

CSB Bill Clinton Corkscrew, $18.24

Stick this life-sized cardboard Reagan in a corner the next time you throw a party and he’ll have your guests a-chattering in no time. He was “The Great Communicator” after all. $34.99.

President Ronald Reagan Life-Size Cardboard Stand-Up, $34.99



posted by on 2010.11.23, under Entertaining

If you’re entertaining then you know what a money pit the holidays can be. Why not try something wild for your holiday party for $29 including s/h. This 20 minute DVD promises to “take you through the entire color spectrum.” Literally.

Color Light DVD by kyouei co ltd, japan


posted by on 2010.10.26, under Entertaining

Since Halloween is just around the corner, I thought I’d feature a few frugal decorating ideas for entertaining. These pieces can be kept out for the Fall, and they’re cool enough to be used year round!

Bone Collector Candy Dish from Target, $19.99

Bone Chillers Ice Cube Tray from Exit9 in NYC, $9

Spider Wine Stopper, $2.69. Pick them up at Target and display them on a few bottles at your table!

Faux Wood Skull Clock looks like an expensive vintage mantel clock, $34.95

Own your very own mini "Damien Hirst" for only $24.95!

And here are some ideas for displaying pumpkins, for diy tips go to Country Living and Martha Stewart Halloween Central!



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