Home Entertaining for the Holidaze

Whether it's home decor, cooking supplies, table settings, or holiday decorations, we've got you covered with our picks from Oakland's independently owned businesses!


Laurel Ace Hardware
4024 MacArthur Boulevard [map]
510-530-1966
Hours: Mon-Fri 7am-7pm | Sat-Sun 8am-6pm

ACE offers online ordering and you can pick it up free in the store on the same day! How totally convenient!  

 

  Pyramid Propane Heater  for the chilly Oakland evenings. $269.99

Pyramid Propane Heater for the chilly Oakland evenings. $269.99

  Slide Show  so no one needs to read your house number. $41.99

Slide Show so no one needs to read your house number. $41.99

  Queen Air Bed  for your guests who are too cheap to get a hotel room. $71.99

Queen Air Bed for your guests who are too cheap to get a hotel room. $71.99


Too busy or Tetris-challenged to get your home ready for guests?
All Things Home Organizing can take care of that for you. Kitchen - Closets - Home Office - Garage - cabinets, drawers and bookshelves. Give Gayle a call!

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We aren't good at Tetris either... 

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Rockridge Furniture & Design
5601 College Avenue [map]
510-652-5753
Hours: Mon-Fri 10am-6pm | Sun 11am-6pm

 Don't cover your old couch with blankets! Have some pride with the  Emeline sofa . $1287 

Don't cover your old couch with blankets! Have some pride with the Emeline sofa. $1287 

 The elegant  Kent Table Lamp  will keep your guest from stumbling around in the dark. $165

The elegant Kent Table Lamp will keep your guest from stumbling around in the dark. $165


Atomic Garden
5453 College Avenue [map]
510-923-0543
Hours: Mon - Sat 11am-6pm | Sun 12pm-5pm

  Linen Oven Mit  (or fancy hand puppet) - $19

Linen Oven Mit (or fancy hand puppet) - $19

  Linen Dish Clothes  that are too nice for dishes - $16

Linen Dish Clothes that are too nice for dishes - $16

  Linen Bag Holder  for tidy environmentalists - $22

Linen Bag Holder for tidy environmentalists - $22


Have a great, old chair or couch that you want to salvage? The folks at Kay Chesterfield, Inc are the very best! Every piece that comes through their doors is given the eyes and attention of their craftsmen and treated with respect as it’s supervised from plain start to stunning finish.

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SOBU Oakland
5451 College Avenue [map]
510-823-0903
Hours: Mon - Sat 11am-6pm | Sun 12am-5pm

 Holy cow! We love this  Harry Lounge and Ottoman  and it's on sale! $875, normally $1250!

Holy cow! We love this Harry Lounge and Ottoman and it's on sale! $875, normally $1250!

 The functional  Wired Jaw Chair  doubles as sculpture for any room. $295

The functional Wired Jaw Chair doubles as sculpture for any room. $295

 Handmade  Santa Cruz Quilt  will make you feel warm and homey. $480

Handmade Santa Cruz Quilt will make you feel warm and homey. $480


Mulberry's Home
160 41st Street [map]
510-350-8379
Hours: Mon - Sat 11am-6pm

 Kick up your dogs on this  Andy Ottoman , a modern but warm piece. $384

Kick up your dogs on this Andy Ottoman, a modern but warm piece. $384

 The  Slim Bench  will be your new, favorite piece for the entry way, bedroom, or living room. $763

The Slim Bench will be your new, favorite piece for the entry way, bedroom, or living room. $763

  Carlo Lamp  adds sophistication to any table. $600

Carlo Lamp adds sophistication to any table. $600


Pro Arts Gallery
150 Frank H. Ogawa Plaza [map]
510-763-4361
Hours: Tues - Fri 10am-5pm | Sat 11am-4pm

 " Logs on Yellow " acrylic art. $75

"Logs on Yellow" acrylic art. $75

 " Parrots and Raptures " artist ed. mugs. $43

"Parrots and Raptures" artist ed. mugs. $43

  Set of 4  paintings by Amanda Church.. The vibrant colors - hot pinks and oranges contrasted with cool yellows, grays, and deep purples - reflect the Los Angeles environs from which these scenarios were derived. $95 ea.

Set of 4 paintings by Amanda Church.. The vibrant colors - hot pinks and oranges contrasted with cool yellows, grays, and deep purples - reflect the Los Angeles environs from which these scenarios were derived. $95 ea.


Oak Common
3231 Grand Avenue [map]
510-285-6629
Hours: Sun 12pm-6pm | Mon-Thurs 12pm-7pm | Fri-Sat 11am-6pm

 Authentic  African Mud Cloth Pillow . $100

Authentic African Mud Cloth Pillow. $100

 Comfy  Pine Lodge Hooked Pillow . $79.50
 The  Triad Wall Hanging  fills a vertical space perfectly. $132

The Triad Wall Hanging fills a vertical space perfectly. $132


Warm Things
6011 College Avenue [map]
510-428-9329
Hours: Mon - Sat 10am-6pm | Sun 12pm-5pm

  Coastal Life Sheets , Cal King. On sale for $45.49, normally $64.99

Coastal Life Sheets, Cal King. On sale for $45.49, normally $64.99

  Down Pillow , medium firmness. On sale for $79.29, normally $132.99

Down Pillow, medium firmness. On sale for $79.29, normally $132.99

  Waffle Texture Berkshire Blanket . On sale for $26.99, normally $55

Waffle Texture Berkshire Blanket. On sale for $26.99, normally $55