Out the Box: Jolie Ankrom

Out the Box is a series on HoneeBee Gifts that focuses on community notables and creatives who share a bit about their gifting life…and a little more. I am excited to share this feature with you and I hope you enjoy this up and personal look at gifting. It’s kind of like peeking into someone’s closet…but much more fun!

The Gift:  Jolie Ankrom

Through Instagram, I found Jolie, Founder and Designer at Brim Papery and fell in love with her paper goods company. She creates simple thank you cards, prints that feature fun sayings like “You are one boss bitch” (sometimes [...]

By |July 19th, 2014|Uncategorized

Shopping Stats: In-Store vs. Online

On a recent Wall Street Journal read, I saw an interesting piece called “In-Store vs. Online: Not quite the battle you might think”. The statistics shared were interesting and I have shared a few on my Instagram but wanted to do a bit more in-depth piece here.

The study was done by Shop Visible and in conjunction with ICSC in some way. I noted their logo was included along with many infographics explaining  average number of purchases, time spent in stores and more of consumers. ICSC is the International Council of Shopping Centers.

I’ve always preferred stepping inside the store for [...]

By |July 18th, 2014|Uncategorized

Out the Box: Aynsley Mahoney

Out the Box is a series on HoneeBee Gifts that focuses on local community notables who share a bit about their gifting life…and a little more. I am excited to share this feature with you and I hope you enjoy this up and personal look at gifting. It’s kind of like peeking into someone’s closet…but much more fun!

 
The Gift: Aynsley Mahoney

Aynsley Mahoney is one of the owners of Cottage Chic, a fun boutique in the heart of Dilworth that has a little bit of everything: bedding, gifts, accessories, clothing, baby gifts, furniture, etc. She loves working with people and [...]

By |June 27th, 2014|Uncategorized

Nail Care Tips from Cutex

I can’t remember a time that my Mom did not have her nails done. She made regular visits to the nail salon and was not afraid to try bold colors and embellishments (hello rhinestones, gold flecks and designs). I also can’t remember a time that I did not love doing or getting my nails done. I was totally into it too and even had my own neighborhood nail business so others could get polished up.

One thing that I think about a little more often now than I did back in the day is how to care for your nails, [...]

By |June 20th, 2014|Uncategorized