Archive | March, 2011

A Proper Happy Hour @The Usual!

29 Mar

 

Details of A Prim & Proper Happy Hour@The Usual:

April 21, 2011 | 5pm-7pm

1408 W. Magnolia Avenue | Fort Worth

Bring in supplies for The WARM Place and receive a complimentary, specialty “thank you” drink.

Supplies needed so that the non-profit can continue to provide its services to grieving children at no charge:

  • Kitchen & Laundry Supplies

o      Tea / coffee

o      Plastic wrap / aluminum foil

o      Yellow cake mix

o      Cake icing

o      Paper dinner napkins

o      Paper towels

o      Toilet paper

  • Art Supplies

o      White canvas panels (18″ x 24″)

o      White cotton pillow cases (twin size)

o      8.5” x 11” scrapbook paper

o      Postcards (any theme appropriate for children)

o      Craft  boxes (wooden or cardboard; various shapes and sizes)

We’ll have our fabulous aprons for sale on site and The Usual will still feature their happy hour specials: half-priced cocktails 4:00pm-6:00pm and $2 off cocktails 6:00pm-7:00pm!

(Click here for the official release by PHPR)

Can’t wait to see you there…Cheers!

Melanie

Prim & Proper | 4823 Camp Bowie | Fort Worth | TX | 76107 | 817.377.3558

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Local Jewelry Love: MERRICK!

29 Mar

I don’t think an introduction is really necessary for MERRICK …her jewelry speaks for itself!  LOVE her work…LOVE that she’s local!

…And just in case you are wondering about the person behind the jewelry & the name Merrick…trust me, she’s awesome!   A jewelry designer, Country Day Field Hockey Coach, do-it-yourself/HGTV inspired home renovator, family oriented, a giver…the list can go on and on forever!!  Merrick is an example of the modern proper woman…a sort of Jane of all tradesa woman who can do whatever she puts her mind to and still be so womanly. Love it!

(And I must say awesome-ness runs in the family…her mother…is an amazing artist and fabulous person.)

Please feel free to call me for more details/information on her pieces…

@817.377.3558

xoxo,

Melanie

Prim & Proper | 4823 Camp Bowie | Fort Worth | TX | 76107

 

Time for a Proper Spring Cleaning!

16 Mar

We’re doing a little Spring Cleaning for one week only!!!

And here’s a sneak peek…

Items marked 15%-50% OFF!!! (And trust me…most items are priced at 30% or 40% OFF)  Stop in and stock up on some great little things for yourself or to gift to someone else!!

Items Added Daily and Sale Last for ONE WEEK ONLY!

3/16/2011 – 3/23/2011

Prim & Proper

4823 Camp Bowie

Fort Worth, TX 76107

817.377.3558

See You Soon!!!!

Melanie

Things I Love: EF Live The Language, Paris

9 Mar

EF – Live The Language – Paris from Albin Holmqvist on Vimeo.

*Oh…Someday soon I hope.

A wish for you…

1 Mar

We have a sweet album where you say your hopes/promises/wishes for baby…

On the last page under “My wish for you” I would quote this…

“Comfort on difficult days, smiles when sadness intrudes, rainbows to follow the clouds, laughter to kiss your lips, sunsets to warm your heart, hugs when spirits sag, beauty for your eyes to see, friendships to brighten your being, faith so that you can believe, confidence for when you doubt, courage to know yourself, patience to accept the truth, Love to complete your life.”

I put it here to share…so that I may never forget it…so that you may pass it along.  To my family, friends, and loves…

With Love Always,

Melanie

Things I Love: Shark Pig Wedding Videos

1 Mar

This month of love is now over…and I think it’s fitting to end that note with a few favorite wedding videos from Shark Pig a member of the Flash Dance Collective!

Perfect and Lovely.  (Not to mention the pics immediately above by Jonas Peterson are amazing!!!!)

XOXO,

Melanie