April 2018—BCL Beautiful Things We're Glad Someone Made
From Allbirds tree-fiber shoes and Bluetooth trackers to Baker & Olive specialty balsamic vinegar and more, here are Beautiful Christian Life's favorite products for April 2018.
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These sleek and lightweight sunglasses by Woodies USA feature real walnut wood frames and anti-reflective and polarized lens. $25. For more details, click here.
If you're looking for a fun conversation starter for your next gathering, this little gadget features a hidden whistle that makes a chirping sound when pouring wine and keep drips off the table. It also lets your guests know when anyone is pouring a glass of wine! $29.95. For more details, click here.
Looking for a quick spring spruce-up for your home? These larger-sized pillows from Crate and Barrel are perennial favorites for making any living space welcoming and cozy with their handcrafted cotton/rayon blend fabric, beautiful range of available colors, and option of choosing a feather-down or down-alternative insert. $39.95 each. For more details, click here.
If you're looking for a special gift for someone who doesn't need more "stuff" for whatever reason, or you just want to treat yourself, this white grapefruit balsamic from Baker & Olive has a wonderful touch of citrus that will add a delightful taste to vinaigrettes and marinades. While the brick and mortar locations of this local favorite for specialty olive oils and vinegars are limited to the San Diego county area, shopping is just a click away at Baker & Olive's online store (be sure to check out the Tuscan Herb and Basil extra virgin olive oils while you're there—yum!). $17.99. For more details, click here.
This San Francisco-based shoe brand claims to make the “world’s most comfortable shoe.” It’s not an exaggeration. First, Allbirds gave us the ultra-soft Wool Runners shoe, and its newest member of the family—the the light and breezy, ready-for-summer Tree Runners shoe—uses fiber "sourced from South African farms that minimize fertilizer and rely on rainfall, not irrigation." $95. For more details, click here.
Looking for a tinted, moisturizing foundation with natural sunscreen that is EWG Verified for non-toxic health and safety, and hypoallergenic, chemical free, cruelty free, and noncomedogenic? W3LL People's foundation is also happily free of nanoparticles, fragrance, and many of the chemicals that are polluting so many makeup products today. $28.99 at Target. For more details, click here.
This handy Bluetooth tracker is 25 percent smaller than the original Tile and attaches easily onto keychains or anything you want to keep track of. Designed to locate items in a short to medium range distance, the Tile Mate also comes with access to the Tile community’s global network to help you find items located a longer distance away. $17.84. For more details, click here.
Moleskine Classic Notebook, Pocket, Ruled, Red, Hard Cover (3.5 x 5.5)
Technology changes faster than the blink of an eye, but old-fashioned journals show no signs of going away. This pretty little 3.5 inch by 5.5 inch notebook fits in your purse or backpack and is always ready and willing to archive your musings—on a boat, plane, beach, or wherever you might find yourself spending time this summer.
'Tis the season to be shopping for bridal shower and wedding gifts, and you're sure to please the joyous bride and groom with this classic 10-piece glass mixing bowl set from Williams Sonoma. The simple design and tempered glass make these space-saving bowls a useful and beautiful addition to both the kitchen for food prep and the dining table for serving. Exclusive to Williams Sonoma. $39.95. For more details, click here.