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Lighted Halloween Picture Stacked Pumpkins

Lighted Halloween picture of stacked pumpkins will be the easiest Jack o-Lanterns you ever put out for the spooky holiday.  Make a fierce display super easy.  If you love Halloween but don’t want to spend all month setting up, just pop in a few AA batteries and hang it up…done!  Lightweight and easy to store until the next year, too.

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Caithness Marine Fantasy

Faceted round Caithness Marine Fantasy paperweight in rich colors evokes the mysteries of the deep.  Original, authentic Caithness Paperweight designed by Colin Terris, produced in 1998 in a limited edition of 75.  It’s spherical with faceted sides and top.  Modern design, 80 mm diameter:

Caithness Paperweight Marine Fantasy

Caithness Paperweight Marine Fantasy, $795

Caithness Paperweight Marine Fantasy

More Caithness at Ann’s, click here.

You Need More Sleep

Attention all cat lovers…funny book with cute cat pictures dispenses astute words of wisdom.  Accomplish less, save your energy, and project confidence, just like your cat, when you sleep 18 hours a day.  Reassure yourself with this bon mot:  “Indecision shows that you’re thinking!”  There are lots more…read the book.  You Need More Sleep, Advice from Cats, by Francesco Marciuliano:

You Need More Sleep, by Francesco Marciuliano

You Need More Sleep, by Francesco Marciuliano, $12.95


Vanilla Bourbon & Mandarin Antica Farmacista

Fall Fragrances

Houston doesn’t normally experience the sharp bite of autumn, but you can get the feeling when you try Antica Farmacista’s fall fragrances to enhance your home.  These two are rich and warm, suggesting a cozy after-dinner gathering with friends on a crisp autumn evening: Manhattan and Vanilla, Bourbon & Mandarin.

Manhattan Antica Farmacista Diffuser

Mahattan diffuser is a blend of Satsuma (Japanese oranges), bergamot, black pepper, cognac, vetiver, amber and bourbon. Includes birch reeds, $69.50

Antica Farmacista Diffuser Manhattan

Manhattan diffuser. Click the image to purchase online.

Antica Farmacista Vanilla Bourbon Diffuser

Vanilla, Bourbon and Mandarin has Sicilian mandarins, spicy bourbon and sweet vanilla. Includes reeds, $69.50 each

Antica Farmacista Vanilla Bourbon Diffuser

Vanilla Bourbon & Mandarin.  Click the image to purchase online.

Diffusers are especially nice gifts as they don’t require a flame; the fragrance is dispersed through the birch reeds.  Perfect for powder rooms or anywhere you don’t want to leave a candle unattended.

Fantasia Fine Jewelry Diamond Solitaire

Fantasia Trunk Show: Save the Date!

Update: This post describes an event that has already taken place.  Ann’s Fantasia Trunk Show is coming Thursday and Friday, November 5 and 6, 2015.  Save the date and plan to come see all the special pieces we’ll bring in only for these two days!

Fantasia Fine Jewelry Diamond Earrings

Fantasia Fine Jewelry Diamond Earrings, $344

We carry a large selection of Fantasia Jewelry rings and earrings every day at Ann’s Fine Gifts; trunk shows allow us to show more Fantasia jewelry that is over-the-top gorgeous.  Show-stopping pieces are made with the same high quality Fantasia standards but since the stones are created in a laboratory, you’ll find the prices much lower than other stores’ fine jewelry.

Click here to see our Fantasia Trunk Show Event Video!

See more Fantasia Fine Jewelry at Ann’s, click here.

You’re invited!

Fantasia Fine Jewelry Trunk Show and Special Event
Ann’s Fine Gifts, Houston, TX
Thursday and Friday, November 5 and 6, 2015
14054 Memorial Drive
Houston, TX 77079