New Products

New Products for Thursday, May 9, 2013

Our weekly showcase of what's new in shopping trends
2013-05-08T18:30:00Z New Products for Thursday, May 9, 2013Compiled by Philip Potempa,, (219) 852-4327

Stem sensation

FTD proudly presents the Better Homes and Gardens Garden Vista Bouquet. Bring love and light into Mom's day with this exquisite rose and iris bouquet. Lavender roses, purple iris, yellow button poms, Bells of Ireland and sword fern are delicately arranged to create an impressive flower bouquet. Presented in a designer green glass keepsake vase, this flower arrangement dazzles.

WHERE TO BUY: Starting at $39.99 at your local florist or (800) 736-3383 or at and receive a $10 discount

Bubble by bubble

A Mother's Day in Paradise Gift offers Mom a reminder to relax and enjoy a bubble bath break. It's bright and cheerful hatbox full of springtime goodies for mom to luxuriously pamper herself. There are three of the limited edition Mother's Day products, along with favorites such as Dream Cream. The list of goodies includes Secret Garden bath bomb; Madame Butterfly reusable bubble bar; Mumkin bubble bar; Lemony Flutter (.5 ounce); Dream Cream body lotion (1.6 ounce); Sultana of Soap, Comforter bubble bar and Ro's Argan body conditioner (1.6 ounce).

WHERE TO BUY: $56.95 at

Coffee break

Available starting last month, Delonghi introduced the Icona collection's high-gloss stainless steel finish and chrome details evoke the Italian concept of la dolce vita beloved by Americans for decades and updated for the contemporary kitchen. The compact pump espresso machine offers a patented dual function filter holder, especially designed to easily produce a perfect layer of crema on espresso. Whether it's a straight double shot to keep mom energized during the countless tasks ahead, a skinny latte or a luxurious cappuccino to relax at the end of a long day, so many supermoms thrive on espresso drinks.

WHERE TO BUY: $199.99 in stores or at

Hard and soft

The cider makers at the Angry Orchard Cider Company have been hard at work on a new project: The Cider House Collection. The result is Angry Orchard Iceman, inspired by traditional Quebec ice ciders, and the Angry Orchard Strawman, a farmhouse cider. Both complex, wood-aged ciders, Strawman and Iceman, are made with heirloom apples from Italy and France, where apples unique to cider making have been cultivated for centuries. The ciders each have unique effervescent qualities and are served in individual, 750ml corked bottles. With higher alcohol content, warm flavors and more body, both ciders complement a variety of foods

WHERE TO BUY: $14.99 in stores or at

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