Warning: Memcached::get(): could not read long value, too big in /home/giovannaaverilli/public_html/wp-content/object-cache.php on line 239
luxury gifts Archives - Giovanna Averill Interiors
Warning: Memcached::get(): could not read long value, too big in /home/giovannaaverilli/public_html/wp-content/object-cache.php on line 239

luxury gifts Tag

Giovanna Averill Interiors / Posts tagged "luxury gifts"

(A Red Hot) Valentine’s Day Gift Guide!

In spite of its rather less-than-romantic origins (read here: https://www.huffingtonpost.com/mitch-ditkoff/the-history-and-present-of-valentines-day_b_6642020.html), and that slightly queasy feeling you get from its commercial excess, I have to admit that Valentine's Day has a certain draw — perhaps because the idea of love is involved.  Among the various words that the ancient Greeks had for love, the best known are "agape", a generalized love of others, something akin to goodwill, and "eros" the more intimate and passionate form of love.  Valentine's Day celebrates the latter! Here...

A Luxurious Gift Guide: All about that Monogram

My favourite type of gift to give is anything monogrammed. There is nothing that says luxury, elegance, and thoughtfulness like a monogrammed gift.  The simplest (and even most cost conscious) item can have its’ status elevated by the embellishment of a beautiful well placed monogram. That said, the idea of monogramming still causes the occasional eye roll for those who incorrectly assume it’s a pretentious gesture - I disagree.  For me, it’s a nod to the refinement of things past and...