macaron-trinket-boxes-pastel-colors-twos-company

Aren’t these pretty pastel macaron trinket boxes by Two’s Company the loveliest thing since, er real macarons? These ceramic limoge boxes come in a set of 12, in 6 colors Rose, Light Pink, Peach, Light Lavender, Light Yellow, and Pistachio. They look good enough to eat and are a great way to store earrings or other small knick knacks. Perfect for Mother’s Day or even as wedding favors?

macaron-trinket-box-twos-company

More macaron-shaped goodies… set of bath fizzers and scented soaps.

macaron-bath-fizzers-twos-company

macaron-scented-soap-twos-company

Blog Widget by LinkWithin

burbery-prorsum-2014-pastel-petal-leather-cluth-bag-degrade-ombre-purple-mint-green

Help! It’s been a few months now and I still can’t get my mind off these pretty pastel clutch bags from Burberry Prorsum Spring/Summer 2014 ready-to-wear collection. I especially love the ombre ones!

From top: The Petal clutch bag, in embossed dégradé  leather, shown in White/Pale Grape, White/Light Mint, White/Bright Lemon. . The Petal in sheer vinyl with flowers, shown in Pale Lilac, Pale Cameo Pink and Light Turquoise. $1250, comes with a slim shoulder strap.

burbery-prorsum-spring-summer-2014-pastel-petal-sheer-vinyl-cluth-bag-lilac-pink-turquoise

I made the mistake of clicking the “Recommended Products” link…. and now I need the cashmere knit cardigan, double angora and wool shell coat and an English lace trench coat, in pale lavender please.

burbery-prorsum-spring-2014-pastel-coats-lace-trenchcoat-cashmere-cardigan-pale-lavender

Blog Widget by LinkWithin

uchu wagashi kyoto monogatari japanese gifts food candy

Lovely tea time treats by Uchu Wagashi, hand-made in Kyoto, Japan.  Wagashi are traditional Japanese confectionary, usually exquisitely presented and served with matcha tea. The Kyoto Monogatari set (Kyoto Story) shows familiar sights and landmarks in Kyoto such as Kiyomizu Temple, Heian Shrine, Kyoto Tower, Mt. Daimonji, Kamo River.

japanese sweets gift uchu wagashi kyoto japan

Love the fresh pastel palette! These make delightful gifts or souvenirs of your trip.

uchu wagashi kyoto sweets

uchu wagashi kyoto japan animal shaped chai vanilla cocoa tea flavor japanese candy gifts

The cute animal shaped ones (in hedgehog, hippopotamus, sea lions, elephant, pig, sheep, horse, polar bear) comes in vanilla and chocolate. Also available is Chai flavored ochobo.

Blog Widget by LinkWithin