Serena Gaitskell

11 Great Clutches for the Holidays

Stand out from the crowd with these gorgeous purses.

Clockwise from top right: Multicolored hand-painted coated canvas clutch with beaded fringe, $145, Babs, babsetc.com. Striped cotton envelope clutch, $45, Pink Pineapple, Newport and Wakefield. Multicolored hand-painted coated canvas bag, $145, Babs. Yellow and white diamond print wristlet, $58, Kreatelier, Providence. Multicolored coated canvas fringed trim clutch, $145, Babs. Blue and pink coral print beaded clutch, $150, J. McLaughlin, Providence…

Style: Here's the Scoop in Rhode Island

Serve up some ice cream with sprinkles with these local finds.

Photography by Angel Tucker   Clockwise from top left: Scoop for sprinkles, $3.95, Wickford Gourmet Factory Outlet, Wickford. Pink and blue bunting, from $15, Kreatelier, Providence. Striped and spot paper cupcake holders, $7 for twenty-five, Stock Culinary Goods, Providence. Blue teaspoons, $5 each, Hollies, Barrington. S’mores ice cream topping, $14; chocolate fudge ice cream sauce, $12, both at Sur La…

Rock On With Mineral Inspired Accessories

Geology-inspired jewelry, home goods and cards.

Clockwise from top left: Brown agate coaster, $60 for set of four, Store Four, Wakefield. Pink agate coasters, $56 for set of four, Lou Lou’s Decor, Newport. Magnetic wall knife block, $28; knife, $79, both at Stock Culinary Goods, Providence. Wine stoppers, $28 each, Store Four. Mother-of-pearl inlaid tray, $57, Lou Lou’s Decor. Raw crystal pendant on gold-filled chain, $39.95,…

20 Presents for Glamour Lovers

Find these luxe gifts locally.

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18 Smoking Items to Get the Grilling Started

Aaah, summer! Time to fire up the barbie and get grilling.

Globe lights, $36, Kreatelier, Providence. PVD bottle opener, $35, Stock Culinary Goods, Providence. Sailboat glasses, $15 each, Hollies, Barrington. Pickles, $10.99, Fox Point Pickling Company, Persimmon Provisions, Barrington. Sweet pepper relish, $10.95, Backyard Food Company, Hollies. Tabletop grill, $169.99, Weber; meat thermometer, $4.99, both at Benny’s. Hot chili sauce, Poblano Farm, $6.95, Tom’s Market, Warren. Grilling spatula (part of a…

Style: Saving Face

Your skin works hard, especially in winter. Treat it to these luscious, locally made face and body products.

Clockwise from top: Honey lip balm, $4, Farmacy Herbs, Providence, farmacyherbs.com and select Saturday farmers markets. Sugar and spice orange and clove lip scrub, $5, Stella Marie Soap Company, Warren. Vanilla and cherry lip balms, $3 each, Travis Family Farm, travisfamilyfarm.com. Peony soap, $4, RI Soapworks, risoapworks.com and Frog and Toad, Providence; Only in Rhode Island, Newport; Bee’s Buzz, Foster….