2019 Kappa Holiday Boutique

New Venue - The 1900 Building


The Kappa Holiday Boutique is a favorite Tour tradition, featuring a variety of local vendors who help bring the Tour to life each year.  Be sure to stop by before, during or after you tour the homes.  This years must-see vendors will be showcasing everything from jewelry, home décor, artwork, new fashion must-haves and candles.  Don’t forget to pick up a seasonal sweet treats to enjoy over the holidays, gift to a neighbor or just enjoy as you tour.

And remember, you do not need a Tour ticket to visit the Boutique - stop by and shop any time during the Boutique hours! 

The boutique will be open in the Fountain Room of the 1900 Building during tour hours.  Preview some of this year’s Boutique features below.

Boutique Hours:

Wednesday, December 4th: 1:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Thursday, December 5th: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM

2018 Boutique Vendors

Seasonal Sensations:
Carole James homemade jams, jellies, chutneys and fruitcakes are a long time Holiday Homes Tour favorite.

Kappa Gourmet:
Fudge, pound cakes, cookies and Borrowed Bean Soup mix are some of our annual favorites.

Pickwick Signature Candles:
Each of our lovely Tour homes featured a signature Pickwick candle which is available in our Boutique. www.pickwickandco.com

Spruce Home:
Unique home décor, holiday items and gifts are available from this new to the tour boutique vendor.  You’ll want something for yourself and a friend.  www.sprucehomekc.com

Sunflower Food Company:
Chocolate covered sunflower seeds and Tallgrass Toffee www.sunflowerfoodcompany.com

CCVI Cookbook:
Welcome back to these acclaimed cookbooks.  A Taste of Kansas City I and II.

ABC Children’s Book (Marilyn Pattison):

Pearly Girls:
Pearly Girls is a fresh- water pearl jewelry line combining fresh- water pearls with sterling silver, bronze, marcasite, mother of pearl and gemstone charms and pendants to create unique pieces. Necklaces, earrings and bracelets. www.pearlygirls.com

Tammy Smith Designs:
Themed totes, tea towels, pillows, platters, trays and prints based upon  Tammy’s original illustrations. www.tammysmithdesign.com

Kristin Christopher Jewelry:
Local artists, Kristin and Chris Cooper, create one-of-a-kind sterling silver and copper jewelry with patinas and semi-precious gemstones including earrings, bracelets, necklaces, rings and hair accessories. www.kristinchristopher.com

Shop Jane Birch:
Women’s accessories including scarves, gloves, totes, baby items and jewelry.

Art from Architecture:
Prints and note cards reproduced from original watercolor paintings of iconic Kansas City landmarks. www.artfromarchitecture.com Come see artist Bernie Lee during Cocktails & Candlelight where she will be doing a live painting of a Kansas City scene to be auctioned off during the event!

Dalton Ink:
This local t-shirt printer located in Overland Park will have plenty of
KC and Patrick Mahomes t-shirts available. www.daltonink.com

2018 Kappa Ornament

This year's annual KAPPA Tour of Homes ornament will be the second in our series of ceramic keys. Designed by artist Tricia Szasz of Parkville Artisans' Studio, the key will feature the newly revealed KAPPA logo fleur-de-lis in a stunning royal blue. The key itself is a gorgeous golden halo of color interspersed with sparks of robin egg blue.  Embellished with a tear drop of faceted sapphire as well as a soft, creamy pearl.