Spotlight on a New Addition: Staub

We are pleased to announce a new addition to the store – Staub! We have been in love with this French brand for a long time and finally decided to bring it into Above & Beyond when we opened our new location.

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The real showstopper is their line of round cocottes. These cast iron French ovens are finished in glossy multi-coat enamel and are perfectly designed for slow cooking. The enameling process includes 2-3 coats, inside and out so they’re incredibly durable and versatile! The Staub cocotte is ideal for cooking stews, for searing, and even bread and the best part is that it’s suitable for use with all types of cooktops and it’s oven-safe. We carry them in many different sizes.

The special lids are what make Staub so great. The lids are designed to enclose the moisture, ensuring that the food is basted evenly and continuously to create more delicious dishes than ever before. Want to learn more? Check out this video:

Thinking about frying some foods? They also have a gorgeous line of enameled cast iron frying pans.

They are available in the same colours as the cocottes or in black with wooden handles.

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We also carry the ceramic cookware line. Designed to coordinate with the cast iron line, the ceramics are the perfect addition to your kitchen. We love that they have a high-quality finish to prevent scratches and they’re easy to clean.

We also brought in the cutest ceramics – pumpkins! They are perfect for dips, or entertaining.

Here’s a delicious recipe from Staub for VEGETABLE PILAF WITH SAFFRON AND CHICKEN BREASTS.

Serves: 4, Prep time: 25 minutes, Cooking time: 30 minutes.



Holiday Gift Guide – For the House Proud

This week we thought we would share a gift guide for those who love to decorate, adore home decor and are always looking for that perfect piece to add to their living space. Here are some gift ideas for the House Proud:


All of these gifts are now available at Above & beyond. Click HERE for the full-sized gift guide. Happy shopping!

Holiday Gift Guides – Men’s Gifts

Today we’re bringing you the latest installment of our Gift Guide! We know it can be hard to shop for the men in your life, so we have compiled a list of gifts to inspire you.


All of these items are available now at Above & Beyond. Click HERE for the full version of our Gift Guide for men’s gifts that go beyond new dress shirts and tools.

Holiday Gift Guides – Stocking Stuffers

From now until Christmas, we will be sharing our gift guides with you. Perhaps this will help make your Christmas shopping a little bit easier, or maybe it will inspire you to start checking things off of your list!

gift-guideAll of these items are under $25 and they are available now at Above & Beyond. Click HERE for the full version of our Gift Guide for some stocking stuffer ideas that go beyond toothbrushes and candy canes.

Looking for something not on our shelves? Now you can shop online, too!

As we mentioned yesterday, we have some exciting news for you! You can now shop our Royal Doulton, Wedgwood and Waterford products online. We are pleased to offer you the opportunity to shop these entire catalogues and peruse them at home – or on the go.

At Above & Beyond Home Decor, we offer 2400 square feet of unique shopping. Many of you may know that although we cannot fit everything we love in our store, we can special order what we do not have in stock. However, we wanted to be able to offer you the ability to shop online, too! Now you can shop for some of our favourite items from home – such as Gordon Ramsay’s line of Maze dishes, iconic crystal and gorgeous barware.

Here’s how it works:

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