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It's the most wonderful time of the year!

Hello darlings! My absolute favorite time of the year is quickly approaching and I couldn't be happier. There's something magical and warming about the Christmas season for me. Maybe it's the decorations and gift giving...but I'm sure its the wine and cocktails. I long for the time when I can break out my warm winter sangria and just simply relax. Be sure to stay tuned darlings, as I'll be sharing some of my favorite holiday decor & cocktail recipes over the next few weeks.  Until next time, darlings..Cheers!

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#Uncorked: Tomasello Winery - Hammonton, NJ

Welcome to our first installment of #Uncorked with Cocktails + Drapes. The #uncorked series will be an review of wineries, breweries, distilleries, & libation related events throughout the Tri-State area. The opinions stated here are the unbiased opinions of the Cocktails + Drapes team and aren’t sponsored posts. Want to be featured, send us an email with your information and we’ll make it happen. So let’s jump right in, shall we? First up is Tomasello Winery located in Hammonton, NJ (in between Atlantic City & Philadelphia). They are a family owned and operated winery that was founded in 1933 by Frank Tomasello. The Hammonton, NJ location is the original location built by Frank  and is one of New Jersey’s largest wineries....

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Color of the Month - Emerald

Happy June, darlings! Summer is here and what better way to usher in summer than with this months color, Emerald. What a beautiful and under used royal color! There’s something soo exquisite about this color and it pains me to see it soo under used. Never the less, I am here to reintroduce and usher this color into your home.    

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The Art of the Bar Cart

I love a great bar cart. Below are a few that I have decor crushes on. Creating a great bar cart isn’t hard at all, and the best part of it is that there’s plenty of room to allow your own personal touches show. Below are some staples that every bar cart should have. Now once you have your bar cart staples, you want to now add a touch of your own personality to the cart using the items shown below. Be sure to have fun with it after all it’s an expression of your style! And there you have it! Your bar cart is ready and so are you, darling! Be sure to let us know in the comments...

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wine & Style - Prosecco

Prosecco is a sparkling wine made in Italy, near Venice. It’s made from Glera, or Prosecco, grapes. Honestly, prosecco is simply a cheaper version of champagne. So if you have champagne tastes, but beer money…prosecco is the way to go, the average bottle costs about $12…sure does beat spending $40+ on champagne.

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