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Go Al Fresco!

There’s something special about summer, perhaps due to its fleeting nature and we like to make the most of the season.  The weather is warm, the days are long and spontaneous get-togethers abound.  There’s no better way to celebrate the season than dining al fresco. Whether it’s a stylish brunch, an afternoon barbecue or an evening gathering, outdoor entertaining is all about keeping it easy.

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Celebrate Dear Old Dad

Sure, your dad probably says he doesn’t need or want anything for Father’s Day (and let’s face it, he pretty much already has everything) but you certainly can’t let June 17th pass by without celebrating the guy that’s always been there for you. So what do you get dear old dad (hint, it’s not a tie)? Whether he’s a master of the grill, the guy who can fix anything, a little bit metro or a cocktail connoisseur, our men’s department is filled with thoughtful and unexpected gifts to say thank you for being the incredible dad, grandpa or husband that he is.

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Take it Outside!

If you saw our first post, All in the Family, then you’ll remember the rambling picture of kids, dogs, and grandkids.  I’m Mike, the old guy in the back row. Together with my wife, Lindy (the pretty lady standing next to me), we do all of the product sourcing and buying for our store Homefest and our website, HomefestDecor.com.  Mine is one of the many voices you’ll be hearing from on this site, mostly to share information about the products we source and the artists and craftspeople who are behind all of them.

You’ve probably noticed that we are in the dog days of summer, I guess the upside here is that with the end of summer comes the beginning of Football season…both good reasons to move the party outside to get the last few weekends of summer entertaining in or possibly plan the first tailgate of the season.  Either way, we’ve got the dinnerware, barware and serving accessories to do both effortlessly and elegantly. Read more