New Year’s Eve Cocktail: Blackberry Thyme Sparkler

As we welcome 2016 and bid adieu to the last year, it seems pretty pertinent that we do so with a buzz, lest we recall all of the things we would rather forget that happened over the last 12 months it seems more appropriate to drink to what’s to come. (After all ignorance is bliss,

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Home Cookin’: Crockpot Christmas Morning Breakfast

Presents bought and wrapped. Check. Stockings all hung ’round the fire with care. Check. Cookies and milk for the Big Guy. Check. Breakfast for Christmas morning. Frrrrrrppppp. Didn’t think that far ahead? We’ve got you covered. Just imagine- you wake up on Christmas morning, the scent of apples and cranberries wafting through the house. You roll out of

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DIY Holiday Hostess Gift

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…and Hannukah…and Kwanzaa…and NYE. Tis’ the season for holiday shindigs, Friendsgivings and spreading good cheer. While we all enjoy getting dressed up and heading over to a good party, we sometimes forget the effort put forth by the hostess of said party. While we’re coiffing our hair, plucking our

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Thanksgiving 2015: A Few Fun Facts

We’ll make this one short and sweet because we KNOW you’ve got other things to do today! From the Slip77 family to you and yours, we wish you a very happy Thanksgiving! We are grateful every single day for the amazing people that make Slip77 possible…thanks to all of you!! And here are a few

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Made in the USA: Artist Spotlight on A Mano Trading

Being our own curators of the unique brands you see at Slip77, we’re super fortunate to have the opportunity to track down, meet, and work with some pretty talented artists on island and all over the US. It never ceases to amaze us the creativity of these people, especially since some days the most creative I

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DIY: Scrap Leather Key Chains

So, we’ve had this plastic bag filled with leather scraps just hangin’ out at the shop for about a year now. We hemmed and hawed and hemmed again, trying to figure out what we could possibly do with all these little bits. We finally decided to take the plunge and get a little crafty-something easy

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DIY: Homemade Pumpkin Spice Coffee Syrup

After last week’s challah challenge, it seemed only fair that we have a chance to redeem ourselves in all of our basic white girl glory for a shot at the Pumpkin Recipe Gold Medal. We took it back to the kitchen – leggings, Uggs and all – to bring you: Homemade Pumpkin Spice Coffee Syrup.

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Slip77 Bakes: Pumpkin Challah…Say What?!

Let me preface this post by saying that I have not made Challah bread in about 25 years. Some of my last childhood memories of the Hebrew Center in Vineyard Haven are of my hebrew school classmates and I twisting fluffy, squishy strands of dough into uneven, barely-recognizable-as-a-braid challah loaves. The fact that we were allowed to

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