Tag Archives: recycled

New Collection for popular brand Mariposa

A themed serving item is fun, cute and makes a great gift, but it can add up in cost and storage space to have a birthday platter, a thanksgiving platter, a Christmas platter, an everyday platter...   We love when our vendors create a ...

Meaningful Gift Giving: Contributing to Local Small Business and Charity

Tired of giving shoddily-made, cheap gifts that are destined to end up in the recipient's basement, if not garbage? Why even spend the money? Well, there is hope. Make a note. Here's one way to give a green, USA made, ...

Today’s Prescription: Metal sculpture wine bottle holders may be just the ticket for the "hard to buy for".

These artistic metal "functional" scultpures from H&K are a great whimsical gift that will surely be a conversation starter. They are a fun way to present and display a bottle of wine. Father's Day is right around the corner and ...

Today’s Prescription: Perfect summer gifts (oh, by the way they are eco-friendly, too!)

Shiraleah is a relatively new line for us and we've brought in some great new items just in time for Spring & Summer. We're excited by Shirahleah's commitment to providing socially and environmentally responsible products at fair prices. Just in ...

Today’s Prescription: New items from local artists – Mitchell Glassworks.

Ok, we've told you about these before, but we've stocked up on some new items from our local friends at Mitchell Glassworks. We love their creative reuse of old wine, beer and soda bottles. These spoon rests or cheese boards ...

Today’s Prescription: Limited time special offer to double donations that support the local Habitat for Humanity chapter!

Riverside Design Group is adding a new item to their repertoire of products that give back to our local community. Along with their Plates with Purpose collection, they have created a votive candle holder with the known, and beloved heart ...

Today’s Prescription: Buy a gift that makes use of the revelry of the holiday season!

Sorry for the hiatus, but we had a busy holiday season. The doctor is back, however, and is looking forward to prescribing great gift ideas in 2010. We're kicking off the year by promoting a local Pittsburgh company. Mitchell Glassworks ...

Today’s Prescription: Take advantage of our Mariposa special offer!

If you have not given the gift of Mariposa before, now might be the time to start! Mariposa metalware, made from recycled sandcast aluminum, has been a best-seller in our store for quite some time. The String of Pearls collection ...

Today’s Prescription: Give a gift and benefit a charity at the same time!

Contemporary Concepts Pittsburgh has launched A Platter That Matterstm as a way for us to give back to our wonderful community. We will be donating 10% of the purchase price of every platter to the associated charity. Our first beneficiary ...

Today’s Prescription: Go green by adding a rainbow of colors to your dinnerware collection!

  Fire & Light manufactures their bright and colorful dinnerware out of 91% recycled glass right here in the USA. Feel free to mix and match colors to create your own unique table appearance. Consider just adding a sampling of pieces ...