Design Trend: Home Plate

Beautiful La Mer plates exclusive from Williams Sonoma. Depicts rich colors and details.
Wedgewood - Jasper Conran chinoiserie pattern depicting exotic birds, flora and fauna. In green or white background.
Gien of France shows a new pattern of colorful hyacinths in the Jacinthe pattern.

Conran - Tulip transferware plates in tones of gray from Burgess Dorling and Leigh.

Ballard Designs 16 piece set with zebra stripes. Available in tan, green or brown (shown).

Design Style: Don't Drain On My Parade!

Hope you enjoy looking at these beautiful new kitchen sinks for new construction or remodeling. My favorite above! Beautiful bronze colored metal sink that undermounts for a clean getaway. Renewable finish with an extra deep basin from Bates & Bates.
Vermont Soapstone - Black soapstone sink handmade in Vermont with a traditional flair.
Sheldon Slate - Custom green slate sink in farmhouse style.
Blanco - 18 gauge stainless with drain board.
Sonoma Cast Stone - Beautiful "Chefsink" in 28 colors made from concrete.

Mignonne's 2 Year Fête!

Please join us tomorrow, Thursday, June 26th from 5-9pm at Mignonne in celebration of our two year anniversary! We've planned a special evening for you, our valued customers, featuring a night of Huge SALES, DJ enaturalselection at the turntable, and wine and refreshments will be served!

Mostly, we look forward to welcoming you to share a toast with us as we begin our 3rd year of bringing you the beautiful, affordable, one-of-a-kind décor pieces, gift items and personal luxuries you've come to rely upon us to provide.

Meet our special featured local artisan and guest Mette Vangso who will be showcasing her exclusive line of luxury comfort products using the finest lavender and chamomile blossoms!

Don't miss out on our evening raffle give aways, featuring surprise gifts designed by Hannah Stouffer of!

Looking forward to seeing you there! Customers like you make being a part of the Old Oakland district a real pleasure!

Design Style: Bath Faves!!!

Art from Paragon - A collection of four prints with a contemporary feel. Designed by Mark Thompson with a distressed silver frame. Each framed print is 23 x 23. Contact us for purchasing at
Beautiful faux bamboo vanity including sink and faucet. 36 x 36 x 22. Contact us for purchasing. Email:
Gracious Home - Abyss super pile luxury towels handcrafted in Portugal from 100% Egyptian cotton. These are soft, absorbent and durable. Can you believe the range of colors?
Ikea - Solid walnut bench with clear lacquer. Wipes clean with a damp cloth. Sells for $39.99 and is 32 x 20h. This will really feel like a spa! What a bargain!
Restoration Hardware - Luxury bath rugs in reversible 100% cotton and machine washable too. On sale now in 30 colors.
Restoration Hardware - Newbury enameled accessories in beautiful soft colors of sky, celery, sage and butter. All bath items on sale through August 3rd. - New designer shower wand in polished or brushed chrome. "Easy grip" advantage for better showering. Sells for $115.00.

Design Style: My Five Faves Online Under $50

Pottery Barn: Vintage style handblown glass jugs of recycled green glass. Beautiful inside or outside for entertaining or grouping. Add a large flower or leaf for a great centerpiece. Starting at $29.00 each.
Anthropologie: Gorgeous coir rugs for your front or back door depicting wonderful garden prints. Other designs available, $38.00 - $48.00 each.

Smith & Hawkin: Beautiful fresh 14" herb wreath for the cook's kitchen. Sage, Oregano, Rosemary and Bay are entwined into this wreath. No pesticides were used in the growing of the herbs. $39.00
Ballard Designs: Crafted of resin, this great wall mounted dog will keep your leash handy for your daily walks. Available in a white washed finish for $19.95.
Crate & Barrel: Beautiful pillows in black and white for your outdoor space. Several patterns available for $39.95. Special sale price on now for less. SSSHHH it's a secret!

Mignonne 2nd Anniversary Event - Mark Your Calendars!

We are preparing an in-store Reception and Huge Sale in recognition of our 2nd year of business in the historic Old Oakland district.

The reception will be Thursday, June 26th from 5:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.  DJ enaturalselection will be at the turntable and wine and refreshments will be served.

Our friend, Hannah Stouffer, has created another exclusive design for us in honor of this milestone.  Her gorgeous "Je Suis Mignonne" art piece adorns a spacious 100% cotton tote, which will be on sale beginning Thursday, June 26th.  We will also be raffling off the new bag throughout the evening.  You've got to be there to win!

Nicole Hanshaw's art work will be available and is in its final days in the store, so you won't want to miss that either.

Mostly, we look forward to welcoming you to share a toast with us as we begin our 3rd year of bringing you the beautiful, affordable, one-of-a-kind décor pieces, gift items and personal luxuries you've come to rely upon us to provide.

Design Ideas: Summer Showrooms

The above photos are some of the summer showrooms at the Atlanta Decorative Art Center. Featuring the showrooms of Robert Allen, Beacon Hill and Ernest Gaspard.

Browse our Shelves!

If you see something you are interested in, use the Blogger Profile "Contact" feature, or call us at the store!

New Vintage Furniture and Décor Items at Mignonne!

Stop by and check out our new vintage furniture pieces. We have a fresh set of items waiting to heat up your summer decor! (click picture for close up view.)

For example, this smart side table with drawer, repainted in a soft grey has lots of great touches including carved legs, original hardware and wheels on the legs.

Or how about this great aqua coffee table with art deco lines? An unexpected, eclectic combination of a bright, fresh color on classic lines.

We also have a big batch of highly collectible, painted porcelain roosters and chickens ... they'll definitely bring a French touch to your kitchen. We've got decorative pairs, salts and peppers ... large and small. Each set is one of a kind.

This very sweet antique settee, just right for an afternoon of canoodling, is rare to find in such perfect condition. Carved, 3-tier back along with detailed carved arms and legs make it a standout.

These are just a sampling of the unique items you have come to expect from Mignonne. We consistently seek out affordable, lovingly restored furniture and décor as well as modern design items that guarantee to bring comfort and beauty to your home. See you soon!

Traditional Home's Georgia Showhouse 2008

Above, are beautiful photos of the 2008 Atlanta Showhouse, except this is a townhouse located in Woodstock, Ga. This beautiful home was built "for women" keeping in mind that many homeowners today are single women. I have included photos of the dining area, kitchen & office, living room, master bedroom & bath and a child's room. You may see more and find out information on the designers and products at Enjoy looking and don't forget that we love your opinions on the above!

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