Thursday, February 24, 2011


there are so many incredible visual delights on people's blogs and tumblr pages these days. there is inspiration all around us. you just have to do a little web surfing and then poof gorgeous things all around you! so we'd like to share a couple images that speak to us lately from the brilliant miss mary quite contrary tumblr page.


Friday, February 18, 2011

scarves for everyone!

yesterday was so much fun. i spent the day shooting the lovely kelly in the many new gorgeous scarves we just received. it is tough stuff working in this shop right now surrounded by so much beauty! i want one of each scarf! we have vintage one-of-a-kind hand quilted silk scarf wraps, soft feather and floral print scarves and cotton multi colored scarves.

to shop go here.








Thursday, February 17, 2011

quote of the day

today's quote of the day is taken from the ever talented and strong minded bikini kill, from the song double dare ya...


Wednesday, February 16, 2011

wrap yourself up in silk

when we first laid eyes on these amazing silk vintage one-of-a-kind throws, our fabric loving hearts melted! we wanted all of them! each throw hosts such incredible collections of vibrant colors and patterns hand stitched together. they would make perfect bed spreads, a table cloth, a throw on the sofa, in the patio, for a picnic or our favorite idea is to use them as curtains.

each one of these beauties is unique. no two are alike. so if you have a favorite, keep in mind it is the only one like it! to snatch up your own vintage silk throw go here.

if you love these, also be sure to check out our ralli quilts.


Friday, February 11, 2011

chocolate love

we are excited to introduce these delicious valentine's day chocolate treats, dipped by dixie. they are made and packaged beautifully by one of our very favorite clients and pergolina featured artist, dixie. her collection of chocolate gifts are the perfect vday gift! her companies slogan is "everything tastes better dipped in chocolate". we won't argue that! and because each item is hand-dipped in chocolate by dixie herself, you are sure to receive a very special creation, gorgeously designed and packaged with love.


Thursday, February 10, 2011

valentine's day at pergolina

the cupids of love have shot down their arrows into pergolina with bundles full of romantic gifts. its true. we are your one stop shop for valentine's day. so many things to choose from for your honey. and the best part is that each gift is gorgeously wrapped with romance in mind.

below is a little cruise around our shop, showcasing some of our valentine's day details. some things may not be available online at this time, but keep us in mind for your upcoming anniversary or birthdays.

to shop our beautiful jewelry go here.


Pergolina in Los Angeles Magazine

pergolina was featured in the february 2011 issue of los angeles magazine as one of the must see spots in toluca lake. we were thrilled to see the lovely article by ann herold. several of our favorite fellow tolucans were featured - such as our favorite bites to eat sushi yuzu and sweetsalt food shop.


quotes for every day

normally we bring you a quote for the day every so often. but today we bring you a box full of a lovely collection quotes. the box has a name. introducing... 365 gathered truths. a beautiful handmade box filled with quotes to make you think, reflect and be inspired. perhaps this would make a great valentines day gift? we think so.

you can buy the clever thing here.

in the meantime we shall entertain your thoughts with some of our very favorite quotes found in this treasure box...
"nothing is worth more than this day. " - johann wolfgang von goethe
"enjoy the little things in live for one day you may look back and realize that they were the big things." - robert brault
"an invisible thread connects those who are destined to meet, regardless of time, place or circumstance. the thread may stretch or tangle, but it will never break." - ancient chinese belief
"let the refining and improving of you own life keep you so buys that you have little time to criticize others." - h. jackson brown
"just when the caterpillar thought the world was over, IT BECAME A BUTTERFLY." - unknown
"Iin the the depth of winter i finally learned that there was in me an invincible summer." albert camus


Wednesday, February 9, 2011

the ralli quilts are back

we just picked up another beautiful collection of ralli quilts. this particular batch of one-of-a-kind beauties are especially lovely. they have lots of special little moments with patch work and hand stitching.
we only have four! so if you love one - buy it quickly! to shop go here.


Tuesday, February 8, 2011

hello again

sorry the blog has been on sleep. bianca (myself) the blog mother has been very sick. yuck. but i am back in action. promise. :)
lots has happened at pergolina while i was resting up. the store had a big sale, which means now there is room for lots of gorgeous new things. and trust me there are lots of sweet things. like new scarves with a greath feather graphic print (i ordered one too and was quick to wrap myself up in the lovely thing). valentine's day is all over the shop. sterling silver hearts, things that say i love you, beautiful cards to write your romance in... tomorrow i shall bring the nice camera and provide you a proper sneak peak along with posting lots of new treats on the online shop. check back soon!