The Chicest E-Commerce Site for Entertaining at Home Like the One Percent

Photo credit: Houses & Parties
Photo credit: Houses & Parties

From Town & Country

While most of us have spent quarantine binging The Sopranos and baking cookies, Rebecca Gardner has used her seven months sheltered in her Savannah home crafting and curating an exquisite online shop of everything you might need (and definitely will want) to throw a party. Parties now? you might wonder, since, of all the things that Covid-19 upended, one of the most devastating (to a certain set) was the cancellation of so many gatherings—no more weddings or galas, cocktail parties or elegant dinners.

Photo credit: Rebecca Gardner
Photo credit: Rebecca Gardner

But when this pandemic ends, the parties will resume, and it would help to be prepared. Even now, depending on each state’s restrictions, gatherings are allowed—and a small backyard dinner is still no excuse to skimp on the fine details.

Enter Gardner. “I’ve had a shop in my head for as long as I

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Lowe’s e-commerce makeover came just in time for new home projects

  • According to Lowe’s CEO Marvin Ellison, the company has invested extensively in e-commerce since he took the helm in 2018.
  • That e-commerce overhaul — which saw the company prioritize its new store app and a shift to the cloud — couldn’t have happened at a better time.
  • The coronavirus pandemic has seen consumers rely heavily on online shopping, as many look to complete projects around their homes.
  • Ellison and Lowe’s CFO David Denton spoke Wednesday at the annual Goldman Sachs Global Retailing Virtual Conference.
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Lowe’s’ long-awaited e-commerce revamp came at just the right time for the company to reap the rewards of the surge in home improvement spending during the coronavirus pandemic, according to CEO Marvin Ellison.

Upon taking the helm of the home-improvement retailer in 2018, Ellison said that he found the company lacked a “robust and dynamic e-commerce platform.” Since taking

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