Lakeside Selection: Our Choice of Favorite Items of the Week

Sometimes, the sun and heat of summer becomes a little too much. As the temperature soars, we often relax inside in order to enjoy modern conveniences like ice makers and air conditioning. Prepare to chill out in your home with the Lakeside Selection: Our Choice of Favorite Items for the Week.

Reduce energy costs while adding the luxurious look of suede to your favorite room with a Set of 2 Insulated Sueded Curtains.

Reduce energy costs while adding the luxurious look of suede to your favorite room with a Set of 2 Insulated Sueded Curtains.

Add a 52" Bright Body Pillow to your space for a pop of color and amazing comfort.

Add a 52″ Bright Body Pillow to your space for a pop of color and amazing comfort.

Wrap-Around Microfiber Bedskirt is easy to put on and take off without having to lift the mattress.

Wrap-Around Microfiber Bedskirt is easy to put on and take off without having to lift the mattress.

Rocking Chair Cushion Set is a cozy touch for your favorite seat.

Rocking Chair Cushion Set is a cozy touch for your favorite seat.

Laundry Room Wall Hanging is a novel way to give that room some character.

Laundry Room Wall Hanging is a novel way to give that room some character.

 

Lakeside Selection: Our Choice of Favorite Items for the Week

When it is time to get organized, it is easy to feel intimidated. Not only does the thought of sorting through your rooms seem overwhelming, so does the potential cost of the project. Try some smaller, less expensive changes to make your home run better and give you more time to enjoy a pitcher of lemonade or iced tea. Get started with the Lakeside Selection: our choice of favorite items for the week.

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Keep things tidy with a Set of 2 Silicone Counter Gap Covers.

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Trash-Ease 13-Gallon Bag Holder is a simple way to clean up at campsites, picnics and at home.

 

oversized-laundry-totes

This huge bag lets you tote multiple loads at once. The Oversized Laundry Tote features a trendy print on a very large and spacious bag.

Brick-or-siding-clips

Fast and affordable, Brick and Siding Clips help you decorate without causing damage to your home.

Shatter-resistant-pitcher

Your family will love to help themselves to a refreshing beverage with the ergonomic Shatter-Resistant Pitcher.

 

Who We’re Following

Our social networks are buzzing and we want to share with you some of our favorite blogs, pinners and tweeters that share our love for home improvement and family life. Here’s who we are following we this week we think are worth checking out.

Better-in-bulkBetter in Bulk is a family-friendly, crafty and wholesome place to get ideas for what to have for dinner to where to take a weekend trip. Better in Bulk is also quite handy with the camera; check out her Fourth of July photos – they’re worth the visit to the website.

Shabby-Creek-CottageThe Shabby Creek Cottage is all about creating the perfect home from the ground up. The DIY tricks are unbelievably thorough – try aging galvanized metal! – and the recipes are so mouthwatering even if you didn’t think you’d want to try them, you will after you see the pictures.

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V. Ruth Baranowski is a well-rounded pinner. Farm animals and children’s costumes get equal amounts of pin-time with tookytooky15, but she pays special attention to The Art of Being Awesome and we pay special attention to her; so should you.

From cute kids to crafty creations, Dixie Henderson gives us Pinspiration. Not only does she pin things to encourage us to make and do things, but some of her boards are downright entertaining. A favorite of her boards is “I Remember These!” which is filled with all sorts of nostalgia. Check her out.

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Holly Becker (@decor8) Tweets sweetly with a new mom’s voice and a stylist’s eye. She mixes up her messages with décor suggestions and inspirational quotes. She’s a fountain of information as well as a pleasure to follow.

Alli Smith (@allismith77) Alli Smith is a writer and storyteller and offers tweets short and to the point. Her topics vary from “Mother-In-Law vs Daughter-In-Law” to “Porches, Patios, and Paths.” Whatever she tweets, we’ll follow.

At The Lakeside Collection we’re always scouring the Internet for ideas and inspiration. Whether it’s on Twitter, Pinterest or a blog – when we see something fantastic, we want to share them with you and we hope you’ll do the same for us. Leave us a comment if there’s a site, pinner or tweeter you think is inspiring.

Lakeside Selection: Our Choice of Favorite Items For the Week

As the days and nights of summer roll on, we spend more and more time outdoors. Make your yard as much of a showplace as the inside of your home with beautiful stakes, steppingstones and solar lights that make the evenings glow. Here’s the Lakeside Selection: our choice of favorite items for the week.

The cool shape of this Set of 2 Color-Changing Solar Lanterns gives your yard a modern look while casting a rainbow of colors in the darkness.

The cool shape of this Set of 2 Color-Changing Solar Lanterns gives your yard a modern look while casting a rainbow of colors in the darkness.

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Be a greeted by an inspirational message and sweet harmonies every time you walk outside with this Wind Chime and Steppingstone Set.

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Brighten your yard or garden all year long with a Solar Lighted Willow Tree Stake.

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Decorate a peaceful site with a Memorial Garden Stake.

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The enchanting Solar Hanging Garden Decor decorates your garden with beautiful colored light at night.

 

 

 

 

Lakeside Selection: Our Choice of Favorite Items for the Week

We have every weekend of the summer booked and, with any luck, they’ll all be filled with sunshine. We’re stocking up on must-have products for the summer to make every weekend one we won’t forget. Here’s the Lakeside Selection: our choice of favorite items for the week.

crochet-top

The detail on this Women’s Crochet Trim Top with Camisole makes it a wonderful piece for spring. The set includes 2 separate pieces for what you would usually pay for just one. Camisole features adjustable straps. The crochet detail top has graceful flutter sleeves and smocking on the back waist.

3-In-1 Camping Fun Cookbook includes over 200 recipes and activities for the entire family. This 256-page cookbook combines 3 bestselling books. In the Campfire Cooking section, you'll learn to prepare 69 easy campfire favorites, including Sailor S'Mores. Fix It In Foil includes tasty recipes that can be wrapped ahead of time, frozen or refrigerated and then baked in the same package. S'More Campfire Fun is packed with everything from constellation charts and spooky ghost stories to flashlight games and nature crafts. Spiral-bound softcover. 9" x 6-3/4".

3-In-1 Camping Fun Cookbook includes over 200 recipes and activities for the entire family. This 256-page cookbook combines 3 bestselling books. In the Campfire Cooking section, you’ll learn to prepare 69 easy campfire favorites, including Sailor S’Mores. Fix It In Foil includes tasty recipes that can be wrapped ahead of time, frozen or refrigerated and then baked in the same package. S’More Campfire Fun is packed with everything from constellation charts and spooky ghost stories to flashlight games and nature crafts.

pool lounger

Lounge away on a summer day with a Flip Pillow Pool Lounger with Cup Holder. This relaxing pool float is a fun way to enjoy lazy days on the water. It features a fully adjustable pillow backrest that folds in to make the seat. Its cup holder keeps a cool drink close at hand. Holds one adult up to 198 lbs. PVC. Comes with a repair patch. 40″ x 37″, overall.

butterfly-mobile

Light up your outdoor area with a Solar Butterfly Mobile. It’s an ideal accent light for hanging near the front door or on the back patio. A solar panel on the top gathers the sun’s rays during the day, then activates the light at dusk. Assembly required; assembly hardware included. Metal, plastic and glass. 14″ x 13-3/4″ dia.

Cool Downz Icy Neck Wraps are a smart and comfortable way to stay cool. This set gives you a wrap and a removable gel insert. It can help prevent overheating on the job, while playing outdoor sports, gardening, hiking and more. It also can provide relief for hot flashes and fevers. Safe and reusable. Each wrap, 33" x 2-3/4". Neoprene and terry cloth. Freezer safe. Imported.

Cool Downz Icy Neck Wraps are a smart and comfortable way to stay cool. This set gives you a wrap and a removable gel insert. It can help prevent overheating on the job, while playing outdoor sports, gardening, hiking and more. It also can provide relief for hot flashes and fevers. Safe and reusable. Each wrap, 33″ x 2-3/4″. Neoprene and terry cloth. Freezer safe. Imported.

Lakeside Selection: Our Favorite Items for the Week

It’s Friday fun day! There are so many ways to spend the weekend, we’re letting the catalog help us decide what to do as we look for our favorite items for the week. Here’s this week’s Lakeside Selection.

bubbleizer

The fun never ends with The Light-Up Bubbleizer! It blows bubbles nonstop since it never runs out of breath. Pull the trigger and watch the bubbles flow. Its transparent body lets you see the bubbles forming. Streaks of colored light illuminate each shiny bubble as it floats in the air. Comes with a bottle of bubble solution (1.69 oz.) and is easily refillable. Works with any bubble solution.

food-covers

These colorful food covers slip over bowls, serving platters and casserole dishes with ease. This set gives you 96 of them in 3 different sizes at an amazing price! Each size features its own color to help you select the right one for the job. The covers are sheer, so you can see the food easily. Great for taking treats to work, the neighbor’s house, or a pot luck! Use them for storing leftovers in the fridge, and without the need to transfer food to a storage container, you’ll have fewer dishes to wash. Easier than fighting plastic wrap. Fits all shapes: round, oval and rectangular. Reusable or disposable.

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Attract birds to your yard with this Solar Mosaic Bird Feeder. The pillar sparkles in sunlight, and at dusk it glows from the inside making the bird feeder a lively part of your nighttime landscape. A solar panel on top provides the energy for the light. Fill the tray at the bottom with seed, and the top canopy will protect it from moisture.

headwraps

Style your hair with a different print or color every day with this Set of 6 Headwraps. The headwraps are a comfortable alternative to hard plastic headbands and can also be worn wide for use as head scarves. Elastic banding prevents them from slipping off, so you can wear them for workouts or other physical activities.

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Give a fresh, new style to your picnic table and benches with this vividly colored 3-pc. set of covers. The durable vinyl covers prevent spills and dirt from reaching the surfaces and wipes clean easily. The edges are elasticized for a secure fit.

Lakeside Selection: Our Choice of Favorite Items for the Week

It’s starting to get a little greener outside and while we’re looking at the catalog we’re thinking about how we’re going to spend our weekend outside. Here’s our Lakeside Selection for the week:

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Prevent foot traffic through a flower bed or mark the borders of your property in a decorative way with a Corner Planter Fence.

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Amaze yourself with the flavorful combinations you’ll create with the Stufz Stuffed Burger Maker. Pack up to 1/2-lb. of burger full of extra ingredients. You can also make cupped burgers and patties.

outdoor-mat

Take a Multipurpose Outdoor Mat with you and you will always have a perfect seat on the grass or sand. Water-resistant mat features a cheerful design in coordinating colors. It easily folds up to a compact size with a carry handle for transport.

Freezable 19-Oz. Water Bottle maintains your chilled beverage at just the right temperature. Store it in the freezer so that the gel inside the wall starts out frozen. You'll be amazed at how long your water stays cold. A built-in silicone straw on the screw-on lid folds down when not in use. Plastic.

Freezable 19-Oz. Water Bottle maintains your chilled beverage at just the right temperature. Store it in the freezer so that the gel inside the wall starts out frozen. You’ll be amazed at how long your water stays cold.

Twist-roller-ride

The Twist Roller Ride On gives kids a unique way to travel the driveway and sidewalk. It uses the natural forces of gravity, friction, inertia and centrifugal force to give any child age 3 and up a fun ride. It doesn’t have pedals, chains or a motor. Just hop on and start steering. All you need is a smooth, flat surface to make this sleek, aerodynamic ride-on toy go. Sit on the seat, put your feet on either side of the soft-grip steering wheel, give it a twist and roll.

The Lakeside Selection: Our Favorite Items for the Week

We’re getting ready for the weekend and skimming the catalog. We can’t wait to play outside now that the temperatures are climbing. These are the things we’re thinking about as the weekend comes into view: the Lakeside Selection: Our Choice of Favorite Items for the Week.

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Don’t let a day at the beach turn into painful sunburns! This lightweight Kids’ Beach Chair with Adjustable Umbrella keeps those harmful rays off exposed skin. The chair folds flat for easy transport. The active double-lock system feature is operable only by an adult.

cupcake-carrier

It’s easy to treat everyone to a delectable treat with the 24-Cupcake Carrier. Pack its 2 tiers with cupcakes or muffins to take to parties, work, picnics and other gatherings. The 2 tiers secure together under a snap-close lid that has a handle for easy transport. The 2 removable trays have indentations to hold up to 24 cupcakes or muffins. Remove the cupcake trays to use the carrier for other treats. BPA-free plastic.

self-inking-stampers

This Set of 50 Self-Inking Stampers Collection offer a wide variety at an incredible value. They’re easy to use stampers when you want to add a personal touch to stationery, cards, scrapbook pages and more. They also make delightful classroom prizes or party favors. Because they are self-inking, there are no messy ink pads.

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Hang this Set of 3 Glass Globe Tea Light Holders anywhere for decorative and functional lighting. The LED tea light candle inside each glass globe gives off a warm, gentle glow. Hang them from a tree branch or outdoor fixture, or set them on your patio for pleasant accent lighting on a summer evening. Place them on a tabletop or mantel for warm illumination indoors.

front-window-cell-phone-clutch-wallet

Carry your cell phone in the front window, with credit cards and cash behind it, in this thoughtfully designed clutch wallet. Featuring a 3-D geometric textured surface, it’s all you’ll need to take along for a quick trip to the grocery store or to pick up the kids from school. It has 2 slots for credit cards, an enclosed spot for your ID, a side slot for cash and an elastic band to hold the phone in place. Fits most smartphones and multimedia devices.

5 Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Mother’s Day is next month and it’s never too early to think of ways to honor your mom. Here are 5 Mother’s Day gift ideas that will surprise and delight your mother from Lakeside Collection.

Personalized-family-pendant

Personalized Family Pendants Anytime you can give mom something engraved, you’re a winner in her book. This Personalized Family Pendant is a beautiful and intimate way to tell your mom how important she is to you. Up to five names with up to seven letters will fit on the spinning pendant with sparkling cubic zirconias separate each name. Your mother will be enchanted.

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Framed Handprint Wall Art Precious prints will melt your mother’s heart with Mom’s Garden of Love Framed Handprint wall art. You and your brothers and sisters can create a handprint with paint or ink (not included) to give your mother a unique and thoughtful gift. The finished art is protected under plastic in its wooden frame so it can be admired for years to come.

daily-guideposts-365-devotionsDaily Guideposts 365 Daily Devotions Your mom will be touched and grateful for Daily Guideposts 365 Devotions. It is a collection of readings that uses faith as a guide for day-to-day life. Scripture is followed by personal stories of experience, strength and hope for each day of the year.

monogram-micro-fiber-totesMonogram Microfiber Totes Extend the perfect invitation for a weekend day trip with a Monogram Microfiber Tote. She can carry everything she needs for the museum, brunch and a walk in the park with this tote – and there’s no mistaking who it belongs to! Nothing says personal gift like a personalized bag for mom.

country-breakfast-gourmet-gift-basketCountry Breakfast Gourmet Gift Baskets Good morning goodies! For the mom who loves to eat, loves to cook or both – the Country Breakfast Gourmet Gift Basket will brighten her Mother’s Day. Home-style breakfast favorites fill a reusable wicker basket that will remind her of the joy you bring her long after the food is gone.

Lakeside Collection: Our Choice of Favorite Items for the Week

It’s Friday and it’s time to have fun flipping through the catalog! We’ve picked out the items we love — we think you’ll love them, too. Here is the Lakeside Selection: Our Choice of Favorite Items for the Week.

Gnome-garden

Create an enchanting oasis with a Fairy or Gnome Garden Kit. Add the pieces to a container or a corner of a flower bed, select a few plants, and soon you will have a mini garden. Perfect indoors and outside. Adjustable fence can be bent to accommodate gardens or containers of varying shapes.

Parachute

Have more fun at family reunions and kids’ birthday parties with this 10-Foot Outdoor Activity Parachute. There are over 100 great games children can play with these parachutes–including bouncing balls on top or lifting it and running underneath. Promotes cooperation, builds muscles and develops perceptual, cognitive, motor and academic skills. Features 12 evenly spaced handles and a carry bag.

Knot-front-dress

Women’s Knot Front Dress is a flattering outfit for all occasions. The knot and empire waist creates a slim look. The front of the skirt has a graceful overlay. Change your accessories to make this dress casual or more formal.

Towel-Apron

Baby’s Bathe ‘n Wrap Apron Towel is the ultimate shower gift! Extra-large bath towel offers peace of mind to anyone bathing a baby or a toddler. The apron portion allows a mother to wear the towel while keeping her hands free. She then can quickly and safely wrap her child up in one smooth motion. The hood portion of the towel is perfectly placed to fit on the baby’s head. Made of soft cotton and polyester, it’s gentle and absorbent with a tight weave. Order several so you will always have one on hand. Cute embroidery decorates the towel.

Magazine-side-table

Don’t let magazines, newspapers and books overrun your tables and counters. Deluxe Magazine Side Table is an attractive way to end the clutter. Wooden table has a roomy top surface, an open shelf and a bottom shelf with a removable magazine rack. There’s also a pullout drawer with a drink coaster and a place for a remote to make it the perfect table to keep next to your favorite easy chair. The rack keeps periodicals and books easy to find, but it’s simple to take out if you want added space in the bottom shelf.