Monday, August 21, 2017


Embrace the elegance of fine fragrance by bringing pleasure into your home. There is nothing better than coming home to the smell of wonderful Fall at the end of a day. Fill a beautiful bowl with our Cinnamon Cider decorative fragrance. It brings the beauty of the fall season into your home with colorful botanicals fragranced with an enticing mixture of apples, cinnamon and citrus!
Also in is Cinnamon Cider and Pumpkin Spice wax melts. They are strong and our favorite to use! They are now packaged in these beautiful boxes perfect for a Fall gift to a friend or teacher. Fill your home with the Smell of Fall!

Fall Harvest Cotton Garlands

These garlands look like real cotton ready to harvest! Would be beautiful intertwined throughout pumpkins down the center of a Fall farmhouse dining table. Each cotton boll is put together by hand so these garlands are intricate and very realistic grab them up before they are gone! $32.95 each

Kilim & Sea Grass Footstools

Love this collection of footstools which would you take home? The seagrass footstools are neutral with great texture they would go with just about any chair! Love the texture and colors of the kilim footstools and especially love the patterns on the round jute hassock! We have one of each of the kilim stools come try one out they are so neat!
Seagrass Footstools $125.00 each
Round Jute Kilim Footstool $145.00
Wooden Legged Kilim Footstools $146.95 each

Spicy Chili Bacon Cornbread

Need a cornbread recipe with some pep to it? Try this recipe when you put on your next pot of beans on a cool Fall day!
Spicy Chili Bacon Cornbread
Your personal cornbread recipe(or Betty Crockers or your grandmothers ;-) )
1/4 cup Spicy Chili Bacon Jam (Pick Up Jar At Bonnes Amies)
1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
2 Tablespoons scallions, minced
2 pieces bacon, cooked and crumbled

Preheat oven to 400° F. Grease an 8-inch square baking pan.
Make cornbread batter according to your instructions
Heat Spicy Chili Bacon Jam for 10-20 seconds in a small bowl in the microwave or in a small sauce pan.
Mix Spicy Chili Bacon Jam, cheese, scallions and bacon into the batter. Pour batter into prepared pan.
Bake for 30-35 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted into the center of the cornbread comes out clean.
Cool on a rack. Cut into squares and serve.
Looking for a great new secret ingredient? This unique, savory jam delivers tasty layers of robust, smoky flavor from three kinds of peppers, spices and bits of real bacon. It adds a nice kick of heat to appetizers, pizza, sauces or mashed potatoes. Try it! You won’t be disappointed.

Unique Botanical Art

 Let your walls bloom with these beautiful large botanical prints. Love the bold black and cream framing and details of the plant and flower specimens. This is a set of four with each piece being different and unique! Would be wonderful displayed over a couch on a large wall, above a guest bed, or lovely as a collection in a bath area. $64.94 each
Love these large antiqued canvas fern botanicals with wooden frames. So neat to pair with other botanicals or maybe you have a collection of woodsy art to design an interesting wall in your living area or study. Would be so interesting and rustic looking in a cabin! It is large and very unique! Great price at $28.95 each

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

A Beautiful Little Bed

Our little antique bed is overflowing with beautiful pillows and bedding for Fall! Loving the black and white kilim pillows mixed with the large white mohair pillow. The black grain sack throw and grey ruched king size quilt thrown across are so lovely! A great neutral  palette!

 This is one of our favorite wall lamps. Accordian style allows you to adjust length and metal patina gives it a great industrial restoration hardware feel. Produced to be hard wired however these can be taken to an electrician for a plug. A great domed metal wall fixture! $90.00 
 We have had new art arrive this past month and loving this antiqued black framed mule deer antler piece! It is large and unusual and is beautiful mixed with all of the textures and neutral colors of the bed! $198.00
 Here are these great filled b&w kilim pillows with this oversized white mohair pillow.
Kilim Pillows $52.00 each Oversized Mohair Pillow $96.95 Large Black Grain Sack Throw $62.95
The grain sack throws come in other colors and are great as Fall table toppers...they are large and not your typical table runner. Scrunch them or fold them to make an oversized table topper or runner for your Fall table. Then use them as a throw to wrap up in later on a chilly day a great multi purpose piece!
This grey rushed King Quilt and shams is so lovely! An instant gorgeous bed and also a perfect size for a Queen bed because it drapes almost to the floor and creates a beautiful bed! Come try it today this is the last one available! 
King Ruched Grey Quilt $310.00
Ruched Grey Quilted Shams $38.00 each
Also layered on our bed is this Natural Linen Coverlet...Get the Bella Notte look with beautiful soft and rich fabrics at a fraction of the cost...Trust us when we tell you that this coverlet will make an elegant statement without even trying. Custom ordering available we have a queen on the bed as sample.

King Linen Skirted Coverlet $365.00 
Queen Linen Skirted Coverlet $305.00
Twin Linen Skirted Coverlet $245.00
As shown above on our bed at the it a "skirted coverlet" or a "bedspread" but the Kiya is absolutely gorgeous with long light gathered fabric draped all three sides. The top part has light fill and is quilted. Piping between the top and side drapes gives it a elegant and classy look. The drapes on the sides have 30" drop so works with your high beds or drapes beautifully on a regular height bed. Available in White, Natural and Midnight Blue. The shams have ruffles and one long tie on the back. Linen 65%/Cotton 35%

Bath & Bubble Concoctions...Lifts The Spirits

For those of you that have been waiting...our favorite bath salts, bubble elixir, lotions, and soaps are back in stock. Honest and clean scent that lifts the spirits and calms the senses. 
Dreamy smooth, this blend of milk, oatmeal, vanilla and vetiver is a tranquil, comforting scent with stirring, yet sweet seductive notes controlled by its classic romantic and powdery virtue.
Find relief and contentment with these traditional concoctions.

The Lotion. Made with colloidal oatmeal, which is known to soothe irritated and itchy skin, and the added bonus of a protective barrier that helps maintain moisture to help keep skin smooth and silky. Milk powder and mineral salts. Made in small batches by hand in the U.S. heartland. 

The Bath Salt. Made with aloe, shea butter, cucumber and colloidal oatmeal, known to soothe irritated and itchy skin with the added bonus of a protective barrier that helps maintain moisture. This emulsion is formulated to leave the skin feeling silky and hydrated. 

Bath Elixir. Crafted with natural plant extracts, soothing botanicals and beneficial oatmeal extract, this elixir offers lofty bubbles and an honest clean scent. Oatmeal contains saponins that help remove dirt and oil from pores.
A beautiful gift or a pick me up for dry tired skin treat yourself!

A Fall Home Filled with Ghost & Goblins!

Ghost and goblins are already lurking around each corner of this festive home! Pumpkins are tucked here and there, lanterns are adorned with Fall colors, and leaves and acorns are trailing off of the mantle in the living room. This teacher loves each season and likes to anticipate Fall early to start off her school year . Who wouldn't like to come home from a school day with bright yellow sunflowers and a warm seasonal home to greet you! She loves also to travel and collect wonderful items and finds for her home. What a wonderful home and how fun it was to put a Fall touch on it for the season ahead!

Bacon, Spinach, Tomato & Avocado Sandwich with Aioli

Tomato season is in full swing! Celebrate your garden tomatoes and fresh basil with a BLT sandwich. Have you ever tried our Maple Bacon Aioli? It is a heavenly mayonnaise spread that is excellent on sandwiches, hamburgers, or even served with pork tenderloin. Try it you will be coming back for more we promise!
Ingredients8 slices artisanal crusty bread
Jar of Maple Bacon Aioli (Pick up at Bonnes Amies Kitchen)
12 slices applewood smoked bacon
1 cup fresh baby spinach
Fresh basil leaves
2 heirloom tomatoes, sliced 1/4-inch thick
2 avocados, sliced and slightly mashed
Salt and pepper to taste

Toast the bread.
Cook the bacon until crispy and brown. Set aside on paper towels.
Spread Maple Bacon Aioli on one side of each piece of toast.
Divide bacon, spinach, fresh basil leaves and tomatoes on 4 pieces of toast over the aioli.
Smash sliced avocado on other 4 pieces of toast. Put the smashed avocado toast on top to finish each sandwich and serve.
*2014 Winner - Best Condiment - AmericasMart "Best of Atlanta" The award winning flavor found in our Maple Bacon Aioli is for anyone who craves the captivating taste of real bacon and sweet maple syrup. From lunch to dinner this aioli wakes up taste buds and adds great flavor to sandwiches, burgers and grilled meats. Enjoy!

Friday, August 11, 2017

Jug of Sunflowers

"Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow. It's what the sunflowers do."
-Helen Keller

This burnt orange rustic jug is stuffed full of our large yellow sunflowers and black eyed susan sunflowers with wispy green fern tucked in and large trailing red orange berries. What a beautiful arrangement now to take home and place on a kitchen table to enjoy! Come get our sunflowers before they are gone or let us help you with a new Fall/Indian Summer arrangement for your home!

*Oversized Pumpkin Kitchen Tea Towel $8.95 each

Washed Indigo Blue Linen Tunic Top NEW!

Another new linen top has arrived this week! It is always fun getting in a new shipment of MatchPoint linen and love their new indigo blue washed colors for Fall! This washed blue indigo tunic top is the most beautiful blue color and the length is perfect. A great linen piece for Fall with a pair of denim jeggings...wear big on top skinny on bottom with these great linen pieces! So cute belted as well. $74.50 Linen Washed Indigo Tunic Top
All linen garments are made from 100% natural source linen fabric that has special washing process garment dyeing. This process creates a sophisticated look that is easy and comfortable to wear. The slight color variations or minor slubs (color shading) are characteristics of the fabric, giving this garment its natural beauty and comfort.

Turquoise German Silver Boxes, Frames, and Trays

One of our top sellers and favorite items....these wonderful silver Navajo-style boxes, picture frames, and trays look like they could have passed through a trading post at some point in their past. Turquoise stones are all natural and are individually selected for their unique character and beauty. These products are all crafted from German silver: an alloy containing nickel and copper. Each piece is hand made and hand finished by a family operated business in San Miguel. Prices range from $64.00-$149.50 depending on size of piece...

I can see one of our beautiful pendants or necklaces placed in one of these pieces as a special gift. Or sitting on a night stand for your eye glasses and jewelry....the large holding box is especially beautiful! What a wonderful gift any one of these pieces would be!

Zig Zag Kilim Ottoman for Fall

 One of our last kilim benches...perfect to sit in front of a crackling fireplace this Fall. Place this beautiful ottoman at the end of a bed, or would look great between a pair of chairs, or a great coffee table/footstool! The zig zag chevron pattern is quite neutral so can be mixed with any style or setting!
The furnishings in this collection are fantastic works of art. Handmade by expert craftsmen of mango wood and muted colors, these pieces are sure to be a conversation starter. The designs vary from the simple to the complex, traditional to modern, guaranteeing that you will feel something just right for you.
Zig Zag Wool Jute Ottoman Suggested Retail Price $588.00 Market Special $432.95
Size: 48 x 18 x 16

Bridal Selections For Meredith Mull & Kyle Albright

Bridal Selections For Meredith Mull & Kyle Albright Shower September 9th, 2017. We are happy to take phone orders as well-thank you to all our customers that have stopped by for a bridal gift or made selections we appreciate you so much!

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Roasted Garlic Olive Oil

One of my favorite products to use in the kitchen! We use this great roasted garlic olive oil on grilled and sautéed veggies, salads, drizzle on meats and in is used daily and adds great flavor! Every great cook has a bottle of good olive oil in their kitchen!

Add deeper flavor to any dish with our very tasty Roasted Garlic Oil. It's delicious and satisfying with a robust garlic taste that's simple to use and handy to have on hand whenever culinary inspiration strikes.

Oval Knobbed Wooden Trays

These great pine wooden trays have a lovely rustic patina and charm to them! Great serving pieces at your next get together or perfect to hold your favorite set of wine glasses in your kitchen or on a buffet. Also great pedestals or levels to hold a collection of books or give you various heights on a dining table. Small Wooden Tray $28.95 Large Wooden Tray $42.95

Breakfast Parfait with Blueberry Cherry Jam

3/4 cup vanilla yogurt
1/4 cup granola
1/4 cup Maine Blueberry Cherry Jam (or any other jam in our Bonnes Amie's kitchen they are wonderful!)

Layer yogurt, granola and Blueberry Cherry Jam in a 10-ounce glass storage jar with a lid. Repeat layers.
Place top on jar and refrigerate until ready to serve (up to one day).
You'll love the ripe, sweet and truly compatible flavors of organic cherries and wild Maine blueberries in this jam. Loaded with bits of real fruit, it has that delicious, farm-stand-fresh flavor that will bring everyday breakfast breads, hot cereal and good old peanut butter & jelly sandwiches to life!

Blueberry Waffles with Wild Maine Blueberry Syrup Yum!

How fun is this teacher gift? We wrapped up Blueberry Waffle & Pancake Mix, Wild Maine Fresh Blueberry Syrup, Freshly Ground Caramel Apple Coffee and a bright bouquet of yellow orange sunflowers tucked in? Show your new teachers this year how much you appreciate their hard work!
Just in is a new shipment of our favorite Blueberry Waffle & Pancake Mix, Wild Main Blueberry Syrup, Blueberry Cherry Jam, and Hot Peach Jam. Make your morning great with a delicious breakfast! These make great gifts as well let us wrap some up for you!

Our delicious Blueberry Pancake & Waffle Mix is loaded with the goodness of Maine wild blueberries and is made with a special blend of ingredients to make the lightest and fluffiest pancakes you have ever tasted. Top them with our Wild Maine Blueberry Syrup and you'll say, "more please!"
Mix this brightly flavored blueberry syrup into your favorite smoothie recipe for great taste and a healthy dose of antioxidants. Delicious served traditionally with pancakes or French toast, Wild Maine Blueberry Syrup is also great drizzled on top of ice cream or a biscuit topped with fresh berries and whipped cream.