The Cat and The Dog

Ella Earle’s The Cat and The Dog are gift books filled with portraits and captions of endearing pets that cat and dog lovers would enjoy browsing.  The pictures are detailed and rich, with apropos quotations that get right to the heart of how we feel about our furry friends.

“Our perfect companions never have fewer than four feet.”  – Colette

The Cat

The Cat by Ella Earle, $9.95

The Dog

The Dog by Ella Earle, $9.95

Diamant Lampe Berger

August 26, 2016  Retro, with a touch of modern.  New Diamant Lampe Berger reminds you of classic crystal with its faceted surface.  Square grille topper has clean lines to keep it from being too fussy.  It comes in tinted glass:  amber or gray.  This is a pretty Lampe Berger for your bathroom, or display as an art object.  In addition to looking good, Lampe Berger Diamant removes unpleasant odors and leaves your home smelling wonderful!

See more Lampe Berger lamps, click here.

Silver Rose

Did you know that Ann’s famous Forever Rose comes in sterling silver?  Silver Rose has an 11″ stem and is a real rose dipped in silver to preserve it.  Now you can build a silver and gold bouquet, or give one single rose as a gift for birthday or your anniversary:

Silver Forever Rose

Forever Rose in sterling silver, $105.  Click image to purchase online.

For Ann’s gold and colored roses, click here.

Can’t get to Ann’s?  Call us to order: (281) 589-0424

Curious Critters Texas

Curious Critters Texas

So if we’re talking about critters and Texas, can you guess what the “critter” is?  Right…an Armadillo.  Curious Critters Texas is a children’s book by David FitzSimmons that showcases our little armored friends.  It’s also a perfect book for grandma to give the kids, and is sure to become their go-to favorite.  Close up photography lets the kids study riveting details about North American mammals (Curious Critters)  and other compelling creatures found in the Lone Start State (Curious Critters Texas).  Each critter shares fascinating natural history and unique stories.

Beaded Wristlet Pouch

Keep essentials handy and have an elegant, eye-catching accessory when you carry a beaded wristlet pouch!  Available in black with multi-colored beading,  as well as new silver and gold colors. Dress up your casual look, or wear with your LBD…room for your phone, keys, and more.  The bracelet handle fits easily over your wrist:

Beaded Purse Bracelet Bag

Extravagantly beaded bracelet bag, $179.50

Beaded Purse Bracelet Bag

Beaded bracelet bag has zip opening to roomy pouch, $179.50

Beaded wristlet bags

New colors: silver and gold!

See more beaded bracelet bags that hold your phone, click here.


Fantasia Ring Large Teardrop

August Anniversary

Did you know August is a big month for weddings?  If you have an August anniversary, you need a memorable gift to celebrate the special day.  Fantasia jewelry is  a pretty, thoughtful gift and an affordable way to give her fine jewelry for your anniversary.

We have a large selection of Fantasia Fine Jewelry (see more pictures, here) and can help you choose something perfect.

Need other ideas for your August Anniversary?  How about a special music box, champagne flutes, or classic pearls?  Come to Ann’s, we’ll help you find something she’ll love!

Sock Shop

Come see Ann’s new Sock Shop!  Introducing dozens of colorful cotton socks for men and women, boys and girls in lots of clever and funny designs that are comfortable to wear.  Made from quality combed cotton.  Have fun with your socks!  $13/pair:


Get ready for football season and tailgate parties with these tailgate inflatable buffets!  Simply blow them up and fill with ice and you’ll have easy football-themed party food for your tailgate or cookout.   Use the football field for food and keep-cold items, and the football to ice down your drinks.  Football season is almost here…pick up  these inflatable serving pieces for your football fanatic friends:

Braided Rug: Wipe Your Paws, Oval

Natural Fiber Braided Rugs

Eco-friendly and very cute natural fiber braided rugs are made of hard-wearing jute, designed for lasting durability.  Designs are hand-stenciled prints in lots of themes, perfect for gift-giving.  Texas, cats, dogs, bones, roosters and more!  Clean them easily by sponging with mild soap and water and rinsing with the garden hose, then air-drying.  Use as welcome mats, kitchen rugs, decorative accents, or under the pet bowls to contain crumbs.

Cutting Boards

Give a fun gift that is practical, too!  Ann’s cutting boards come in shapes and designs, such as pig, football, Texas, and more.  Round styles honor America’s Armed Services:  Army, Navy, Air Force and Marines.  Pretty enough to display, but you can use them to cut, serve as a cheese board, or use under hot dishes to project your table.  Made from sustainable bamboo; they’re easy to clean.  Which one is perfect for someone on your list?