Best Hostess Holiday Gift

Attending a party for the 4th? Here are a few ideas for bringing back the “lost art of the hostess gift.”  After all, it’s the hostess that does all of the party planning…why not bring her a special gift that shows her how much you appreciate her efforts? Gardener Hostess If your hostess is a…


Choosing an exterior paint color can be a overwhelming. LIVE OUTSIDE gives you tips on how to confidently select a color palette.

Of all the design choices we’ve ever made, the staff at Live Outside Blog wholeheartedly agrees with one thing – choosing a paint color scheme for the outside of your home is the most daunting design decision out there.

Perhaps it’s the sheer volume of a single paint color (or the associated cost!) Maybe it’s the difficulty in imagining how a single swatch of paint will feel once it is magnified 2000 times over. It’s hard to say, but an errant color choice for an accent wall (in the privacy of your home) seems a lot less traumatic than choosing the wrong color for an entire house…you know, where all of your neighbors can see, and cringe right along with you.

Yep. We’ll say it. Picking out a house color is downright intimidating. Fortunately, there are a few things that you can do to help yourself along with choosing your palette.


Earlier this year, we were busy putting together some fabulous red and white products for our Valentine’s Day sale, and we received the most exciting phone call, ever—CBS’s “Fix It & Finish It” was coming to Tucson, Arizona, and two of our colleagues had been chosen as featured designers.  They were tasked with making over a midtown home, and they needed BOXHILL’s help!  A design show on CBS, a fabulous backyard makeover from Boxhill Design, and Antonio Sabato, Jr.?  Oh, yeah.  We were SO in!

The Garden Gift Guide

  Unique gifts for everyone on your list… [GROW] NOURISHMAT – Nourshmat is a way to  start the spring off smart, by growing your own food and teaching your kids the importance of nature and where food comes from. This mat blocks weeds, comes with seeds and also can self water. What more do you…

Let Your Heart Be Light

Light up the holidays with lighting both functional and stylish.   TRIANGULUM FIRE PIT – The shape encourages conversation; it draws people in and encircles them, interaction by design. LYMPOS GEL TORCH – Illuminate your backyard with this unique garden torch from Blomus. The modern design of this stainless steel and beechwood torch reflects a…

Merry & Modern as featured on

  Transform your traditional holiday into something Merry & Modern. 1. TIN & GLASS STARLIGHT – Designed to be versatile, these stars add great light to a design space. 2. MOSS LETTERS – This 18-20″ high, moss covered letter is constructed using real, live green moss. 3.SNAZZY STILT BOX – This stilt container allows for…