Dandy Lions brings fall to you
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Dandy Lions brings Fall Favorites to Maryville

Dandy Lions brings fall to Maryville, and we could not be more excited to share! Today as we feel the breezy air and unload some of our new shipments, we can’t help but be eager beavers for fall-time just around the corner! Some of the most memorable and coziest moments in life happen during this time of year, and Dandy Lions wants to help you make the most of your season.

Dandy Lions brings Fall to your home

Seasonal nesting creates a feeling of peace, contentment, and happiness. Neutral spaces with pops of color are especially charming as the contrast reveals the perfect mix of clean and vibrant. Personal style extends past what you wear; personal style is a piece of your home, too. If you are a festive person, you will want to decorate with the seasons and show off your creative side!

A Home Should Always Be Two Things: Fresh & Fabulous

This year Dandy Lions has brought in some seriously awesome fall pieces! One thing we love is a beautiful wreath. A wreath is like makeup – it sets the tone for the whole house! Your body and your home is your temple, and you must decorate it.

Another decorative piece that can put your home into a total fall frenzy is our mini pumpkin placeholders! These baby pumpkins give us total PSL feelings. I mean, what better way to cozy up for the season than with a PSL, blanket, and complete fall decor in your home?

Come by Dandy Lions and shop all your Fall with us!

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Nesting with Dandy Lions- A Guide to Understanding

What Does Nesting Mean?

“Nesting” in the home describes our inner desire to make our home our own, utilizing creative personal style and design ideas. Dandy Lions believes that every home should feel like a cozy retreat that has been carefully designed one piece at a time. We incorporate antique trinkets to add depth and character to spaces. Nesting can range anything from funky, colorful furniture accent pieces to a small, vintage candle lingering in the corner. At Dandy Lions, we believe in the subtleties in life and design. We believe our ability to nest and incorporate a personal touch into our spaces matters.

How Can Dandy Lions Help You Nest?

We offere a wide array of unique products that serve as nesting “must have’s” here at Dandy Lions! We carry everything from fun, fresh neutral pillows to small, decorative and distinct drink coasters. Our hope is to be able to offer every person who comes in to visit Dandy Lions be able to find something fresh, fabulous, and timeless in our unique crafty boutique.

Below are a few quick tips to helping you turn your space into a sanctuary!

Showcase while Storing:

Group sets of items you’ve hoarded collected to show them off—and save space along the way. Stack coffee table books and back issues of magazines. Use mason jars and glass vases to display petite trinkets.

Pay Attention to the Walls

Frame pictures and hang scarves or a colorful hat or two.

Engage the Other Senses

Light a candle! Dandy Lions carries a wide array of candles to choose from. Pick one that has a scent that sets the tone of the room you are working within! Keep prettily wrapped candies in an intricate statement bowl on your dining room or kitchen table.

The next time you visit Dandy Lions, ask one of our girls to help you “nest“!

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Here Comes the Bride!

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Dandy Lion Boutique Wedding Invite

 

Your special day is coming, and the special people in your life need to know!  If you are looking for a custom, beautiful wedding invitation with a personal touch, you’ve found it!  Dandy Lion Boutique has exactly what you are looking for!  We make custom invitations that will match your perfect day!  Come in and shop with us to find your perfect match!

 

Dandy Lion Boutique Wedding Invitation

Dandy Lion Boutique Wedding Invite

Come shop our styles and options!  Spend the day in beautiful downtown Maryville, TN!  Check us out on Facebook as well!  We look forward to seeing you soon!

 

 

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Weekend Lover

Dandy Lions has your weekend gear!  Including BRAND NEW Corkcicle tumblers and canteens!  We have all their new colors so come pick your favorite!  Maryville, TN has all the sights and attractions, so while you’re here, come by and shop with us and find all your fun weekend needs!

How perfect is this custom leather tri-star koozie?!  You know you need one, and we have the perfect one!

We look forward to seeing you this summer at Dandy Lions!  Check us out on Facebook for more!

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School Is Fast Approaching

We are feeling the mid summer heat, but of course, that also means that the school year is fast approaching!  Dandy Lions Gifts wants to be sure you are ready!

You can never be too ready, and you can never be too ready too soon!

We have got your organizing needs already met!  Come shop our planners, pens, stationaries, and so much more of what you need to get ready for the crazy school year!

We are located in beautiful Maryville, TN!  Come by and shop with us!  Also, check us out on Facebook!

 

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Summer Time

Summer is finally here!  Downtown Maryville, TN is already a hot spot to hang out on a summer day.  While you’re around, come shop with us for some of the hottest, and trendy gifts and souvenir shopping you’ll find in East Tennessee!

TN Glass Ware

TN Glass Ware

Dandylions also has cute outdoor wear for outings!  Check out these adorable Tennis bags now in our shop!

Tennis Bag

Tennis Bag

We have got so much more to offer!  Come check out our TN t-shirts and customizable Tennessee glass ware and so much more!  We look forward to seeing you!

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Handwritten Letters in 2017

Handwritten things are wonderful. They add a warm, personal touch that type just doesn’t have. It shows the person that you care enough about them to take the time to write something by hand.

What an awesome goal for 2017!  Let’s add a personal touch into our friends and families lives.  A text, phone call, or e-mail just isn’t as sweet or thoughtful as a beautiful handwritten note.

At Dandy Lions, it all started with our beautiful, unique stationary.

Come see us or contact us if you have any questions!  See you soon!

300 E Church Ave, Maryville, TN 37804
(865) 977-5466

 

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Habits of a Thoughtful Gift Giver

‘Tis the season for giving.  Looking to get in touch with your generous side? Embrace these habits of a truly thoughtful gift giver.

The thoughtful gift giver plans ahead of time.

Considerate gift giving is as much about planning as it is about how well you know the person.  What are there interests?  What is their personality like?  Get to know the wants as well as the needs of those you are buying for.

Thoughtful gift givers don’t focus on cost.

The practice of thoughtful giving offers a wealth of benefits, but that doesn’t mean givers should focus on big price tags. In fact, thoughtful gift givers should not dwell on the cost of presents.  Isn’t compassion what this time of year is all about? So don’t worry if you don’t have a lot to spend. Instead, get creative.

They make gifts personal.

Gifting is an opportunity to let a person know how much you appreciate and love them, and it also shows how well you know them.

Take time to listen to people.  Remember the little things.

And they enjoy giving more than receiving.

Nothing beats the feeling of giving a gift.   Researchers at the University of California, Santa Barbra found that people would rather take on costs themselves in order to help others.

 

Here at Dandy Lions, we want to help you be the perfect gift giver this year, and in the years to come!  Stop by and see what we have to offer to you, and the special people in your life!