By Jean Detjen, Artful Living
Modern-industrial flair meets vintage elegance with this eye-catching spherical Enge Chandelier. Eclectic style that gracefully illuminates all variety of decorating schemes. 36” x 36”. $1,595. Find this and other stunning re-purposed light fixtures, accessories, home décor and furniture items at Urban Evolutions, Inc. in Appleton.
This effortlessly chic Vigorella nylon skivvy cape is such a versatile multi-season piece! Stretch nylon fabric with asymmetrical body, coverstitch hem, and right hand side arm hole. Wear over any outfit as a finishing layer. Easy fit for women’s sizes 8-16. $100. Available in a variety of wonderful colors. Found at Anu Lifestyle Studios and Boutique in downtown Neenah, which also offers Yoga, Group Fitness, Les Mills Group Fitness, Cycling, Anat Baniel Method of Neuromovement, The Feldenkrais Method, Medtitation, Nutrition, and Healing.
‘Blumen Ast’ original acrylic painting by TanjaMona, a Fox Cities emerging artist who was born and raised in Germany. Says TanjaMona, “I have always had a passion for art from a young age on. I am now in a place in my life where I enjoy the freedom of expression and live my passion.” $150. Found at Avenue Art and Co., a unique shopping destination in Appleton, where you will find great home accessories, whimsical garden decor, original art work, posters, prints and art supplies along with custom picture framing for business and home. Additional one-of-a-kind pieces by this artist are on display at Beatnik Betty’s Resale Butik in downtown Appleton.
Sip your favorite hot beverage or soup in ultra cozy style with these dramatic red and white “Sweater” themed pottery pieces. Available at The Fire – Pottery, Mosaic & Glass Fusing Studio in downtown Appleton. Cable-knit inspired texture helps you keep your grip even while wearing mittens! Round bowls and cups are $19.99 each, $23.99 for tall mugs.
Are you a dog person or a cat person? Either way, Klika Shoes in DePere has you covered with these warm and toasty slippers by Halflinger. These colorful canine and feline design foot cozies are sure to become your new best friend when the temperatures dip. Boiled wool upper is naturally soft, sturdy and machine washable. European sizes 36-42. $79-83. Klika Shoes is a full-service shoe shore for both men and women.
What host or hostess wouldn’t love this charming natural floral arrangement in a re-usable wood “no place like home” Wisco box? So cute, you will want one for yourself, too! $75. Other seasonal/themed arrangements can be custom created upon customer request. Found at Branching Out & Company in Appleton, a destination marketplace for flower design, events, home décor & gifts.
“Please bathe responsibly” (and often!) with Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine handmade soap. All natural, infused with real cinnamon moonshine! $6.99 per bar. Found at The Shinery, a moonshine sampling house and retail gift shop in Neenah which was inspired by the moonshine tasting rooms of Tennessee. This rustic shop has more than 20 varieties of moonshine, plus craft beer and wine. The store also sells unique moonshine-infused gift items such as salsa, pickles, fudge, barbeque sauce, soaps, candles and more!