Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Needlepoint Monograms for Classy Girls

Needlepoint is a traditional hobby that dates back to the Egyptian era. Custom needlework is a form of precise thread hand embroidering woven onto an open canvas. The amount of detail shown in custom designs is decidedly upon the thread count of the canvas. Common uses for this beautiful art form display are in women's shoes, throw pillows and Christmas stockings. 

Custom personalized mules are a fun way to express one's preppy style on any day of the year. Monogrammed needlepoint shoes are a classic closet staple for any sophisticated lady. Design your own pair with any two colors of your choosing as well as the leather color for truly a beautiful pair. With four sole types available including mules (slipper style), women's loafers,  slide sandals, and men's custom loafers. These custom personalized shoes for ladies are great to wear for any occasion.  Preppy girls love to show off initials and this great custom pair of shoes is the perfect option to display them in style.

Who doesn't love the art of custom handiwork involving yarn and canvas. Upscale homes come decorated with throw pillows in popular equestrian designs.  Finished off any boring room with a beautiful needlepoint pillow to take the bore out of the room. Horse lovers will adore designs featuring an English saddle, snaffle bit, a silver trophy with a first place blue ribbon and horse halter, as well as fox hunt patterns. Polish any barn lounge or tack room with these great equestrian accents. Look no further for holiday gifts for the horse enthusiast and rider on your list.

Decorate your fireplace mantle this holiday season with gorgeous personalized needlepoint Christmas stockings that come embroidered with a name at the top, embroidered just for you. Choose any font to personalize with the first name of a child, a family member or a favorite pet who needs to be included in the holiday festivities. Choose yours from so many fun designs ranging from dog breeds - Labradors and Westies are best sellers - to Christmas trees and angels! Kelly Rightsell patterns are a favorite for little ones. Adorable designs such as frog soldiers, puppy dogs and a monkey riding a giraffe! What a fun way to celebrate the holiday season.

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Dress Up Your Vacation Home

Going on vacation this season? Whether traveling with your family or a fabulous group of girlfriends, welcome them to your vacation home in style with some great personalized accessories.
personalized serving tray
While away on a trip, you don't want to have to worry about breaking china. Unbreakable plastic plates are a must for outdoor dinning especially when eatubg with kids.  Design your set of personalized dinner plates with your choice of colors and pattern background. Made of melamine and come BPA free so they are an excellent choice for dining on the veranda. Your family will love the look of the dinner spread for bar-b-que get together. Personalize them with the name of your beloved beach house and family name for a fun accent to dinner. Add a matching monogrammed platter for an extra special touch. One of our favorite items for a vacation hostess gift is our serving tray personalized with the name of the home and the family last name as well as the established date. Use them for mealtime or adorn the walls with your designed plates. They will look fabulous in a cabinet with a glass door showing off their beauty. Choose matching monogrammed coffee mugs to keep in your cabinet to start a sunny morning with a special touch to your warm drink.

design your own personalized beach towel

Help your guests dry off during their visit with design your own monogrammed beach towels. Choose beautiful solid color terrycloth towels embroidered with a name or monogram or stitch them with the name of your lake or beach house. Guests will love to use them and will appreciate the hospitality it brings to their trip. Another great towel option are our printed personalized beach towels in whatever pattern you prefer. Design them with Greek key, chevron, preppy stripes or quatrefoil to create a look that is as unique as your vacation home. Personalize with an anchor for a truly nautical flair. These mirco fiber towels are great for use at the pool or on the boat as well.  Matching flip flops are available as well. What a wonderful gift option for a housewarming gift idea for that friend who just bought a new vacation house.
custom printed shatterproof cups

Bring a personal touch to serving up cocktails during happy hour with some unique personalized shatterproof cups in a frosted finish. Sturdy and strong in your hand, and durable enough to be able to wash and use over and over. Design yours however you like with the name of your home and a nautical icon image such as an anchor or an Adirondack chair to design a look that is personal as well as chic. For a great party or one time event, our custom Styrofoam cups are always a best seller. Both types of drink holders are available in 12, 16, 18 or 24 ounce sizes. Select your favorite ink and font style for an exciting gift that is perfect for that friend who has everything and is hard to buy for.  Choose to ad matching guest towels, matches and dinner napkins to complete you party decor. These options are all perfect for a beach wedding to match the nuptial color scheme. Personalized stir sticks with your new monogram or name in any color and font are a perfect companion to all these great paper products and are so fun.

embroidred vacation home guest book

A great way to keep track of all the friends and family who have visited your beach home is to keep an embroidered guest book on the buffet table for special friends to sign and leave a personal message.

Monday, September 22, 2014

Personalized Clothing With Large Monograms Is a Hot New Trend!

large monogram on sweatshirt

Playing dress up is fun for girls of all ages but personalized clothing for ladies takes this childhood past time to a new level for women of any age. Large fonts on a monogrammed sweatshirt or t-shirt is a fun new trend that is proving to be quite popular among teens and women. 

personalized ladies coral trench coat

 Choose a monogrammed trench coat for those colder days in fall and winter. Available in black, classic and gorgeous navy blue, or coral for a chic look in cool weather. With your initials stitched onto the left chest in your choice of font style and thread color, this jacket is a great way to bring classic style to any fall day.

personalized embroiderd ladies scarf

Scarves are so much fun to accent your favorite coat or jacket. Monogrammed scarves are available in so many assorted colors and styles and can be stitched  with your favorite thread color and initial style. Great for added preppy style with your favorite dress, sweater or tunic tee shirt.

monogrammed ladies shoes

Need to put some prep in your step this season? Our custom monogrammed shoes are the perfect touch for a jeans day or to dress up your favorite evening wear with a pair of personalized leather sandals designed just for you with you custom initials. These shoes are so very preppy and are customizable in any two colors. 
seersucker monogrammed sash
A beautiful monogrammed sash in pink seersucker is a great addition to any maternity dress. Embroidered with your initials in any thread color you choose, it is a great way to bring some life to any outfit. These sashes are so preppy and when adorned onto ladies derby sun hats around the brim they make the perfect hat for The Kentucky Derby. The embroidery accents any dress and makes for a great look for maternity wear or simply to use as a belt with your favorite slacks or skirt.

Friday, September 19, 2014

Create a Monogrammed Baby Registry for Your Baby Shower!

Having a baby is such a sweet time. A precious little bundle of joy is on the way and you are likely ready to prepare for the arrival of your new family member. Celebrating the birth of a baby is such an wonderful season. Special friends and family members will want to make this event special by purchasing unique gifts for your newborn.

pink bow swaddle

Help those friends and family who wan to purchase something special for your little one by creating a gift registry for your upcoming baby shower. There are so many fun and unique items that can be added to your registry that you will simply love to receive. Choose all the custom details such as thread color, monogram font and personalization information to make giving personalized baby gifts a breeze. Choose a monogrammed bib set so that you are covered for every meal time need. Design them with whatever fonts and shades you prefer. Dinnertime has never been so much fun.  A personalized minky dot blanket is a best seller and can be customized to match your nursery d├ęcor.

embroidered diaper cover

You will want to make sure to include a variety of products as well as price ranges. Some guests, such as mothers and grandmothers, tend to want to splurge on a fabulous and unique gift for your baby. For these instances add a monogrammed crib bedding set or dust ruffle and sheets in your choice of color scheme. You may choose to add baby's initials to the bumper pads, throw pillow or crib blanket. By selecting your favorite set and adding it to your registry, they can purchase a luxurious gift for you that they know you will love. Choose from custom knit baby blankets as well as accent pieces for the nursery.
personalized baby bedding

Make sure to include numerous products that are inexpensive but useful for day to day needs. Custom embroidered burp cloths, baby bloomer covers and linen baby pillows are wonderful choices that friends love to purchase. Add your personalization request info to the listing and you have made it incredibly simple for shower guests and friends. Three Marthas bibs and towels are a best seller and a classic favorite with our customers because of their high quality fabrics. Choose from a baby sized hooded towel or even the larger towels for bigger children. These are perfect for big brother or sister gifts

monogrammed 3 Marthas

You will love to receive all these great items for a newborn, those babies do grow and it is also nice to have items on hand as the baby gets bigger. A personalized plate and bowl set for children is a lovely gift idea that will be used over and over again. Monogrammed t-shirts for kids are great for 1st birthday celebrations as well as any other day of the year. Preppy children's clothing is also a great staple to have to add to the closet for future wear. A monogrammed seersucker backpack and matching lunchbox are nice to have for his or her first day of preschool.  Babies grow so fast, you will be so happy to have things for your little boy or girl as he or she grows up.

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Host a Monogrammed Trunk Show!

Host a Monogrammed Trunk Show

Looking for ways to ease your holiday shopping budget this year? We have just the way to help out! Host a trunk show with THE PINK GIRAFFE to earn free monogrammed goodies! For your convenience we offer two options for your trunk show:

 In Home Shows - we will ship our trunk of amazing monogrammed goodies and samples to your home and you invite your  fun and preppy friends to over to shop for their favorite personalized gifts, children's clothing, clothing for women, shoes (women love to be able to try them on!) and home goods. Our product trunk is an excellent compliment to any trunk show you may also be hosting for children's or women's clothing.
Online Trunk Show - No time to host in your home? Have a cyber sale! Help us spread the word to your friends about our website & great products and receive rewards when they shop with us. Both trunk show options offer a great commission structure that is payable to you in credit to spend at The Pink Giraffe for whatever your heart desires. We will provide you with your own link to send to your friends so that all your sales can be kept up with electronically. This is a wonderful way to earn product while helping your friends shop for the holiday season, for new spring clothing or just for fun!

Spread the word about The Pink Giraffe Monogrammed boutique and our personalized offerings and earn free stuff while doing it. Maybe you have been eyeing  a monogrammed necklace or a upscale piece of jewelry? What better way to be able to sport that great looking necklace with your favorite outfit for FREE???  Share our great products with your friends. The samples sell themselves so there is not a lot you have to do except simply invite some preppy friends over and all your girlfriends are sure to swoon over the products in our trunk.

Contact us at orders@thepinkgiraffe.net if you are interested in hosting either type of show, or give us a call at 615-297-2604. We can't wait to hear from you!

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

New Platinum Metallic Leather Clogs

embroidered custom clogs
Fall is on the way-time to put up the sandals and pull out the ballet flats, boots, and your comfortable clogs!  If you don't own a pair of our monogrammed clogs, you need a pair for this season for sure.  We have just added this new pair that are made of personalized platinum metallic leather shoes.  This unique new shoe option is sure to make you the envy of all your preppy friends this cold weather season. Choose from several different sole, thread color, and monogram font options. The flex heel is our most popular choice and is a best seller for those ladies who are on their feet at work for extended shifts. Gold and silver materials for shoes are so popular these days for our sandals as well. Design your pair of high heeled clogs for a dressier look for those days when you want to show a little more sass. Add a long sweater coat to some jeans and some fun jewelry accessories and you have a classic and chic preppy look for fall.

These custom clogs are so much fun to design because you can choose your font style from so many options to create a look that is as unique as you are.

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

New Monogrammed Tortoise Shell Clutches!

 We are so jazzed about these monogrammed tortoise shell clutch!  These fabulous personalized purses feature a 47 inch gold-tone chain-perfect for an evening out or to use as an everyday clutch bag. With two initial fonts to choose from (circle or vine script monogram) and several vinyl colors, this couture looking bag is as fun as it is functional. Get ready to be asked over and over again "Where'd you get that adorable handbag ?" Roomy enough on the inside to hold your keys, a cell phone and your favorite lipstick shade. These little gems are an instant classic and make dressing up for an evening out even more stylish and fun. Metallic gold is our best selling choice for the monogram style for this evening bag. It adds an element of glam with the tortoise for a classic look that any preppy girl will love.