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Creature comforts

By MARY JANE PARK

© St. Petersburg Times, published March 8, 2001


March, it is said, blows in like a lion and out like a lamb, and shoppers can find merchandise on both themes. Having experienced the roar and acrid breath of Florida wildfires, let us hope for gentle rains and soft breezes.

-- MARY JANE PARK, Times staff writer

SHEEPSKIN TRAVEL SET

Sheepskin driver's set includes neck pillow, back-support cushion and seat belt comfort pad. The manufacturer promises warmth in winter, coolness in summer. Sheepskin travel comfort kit. $15. Kmart.

LION BOOKENDS

Regal polyresin felines finished in antique gold hold classics and best-sellers. Lion bookends. $16.97. Stein Mart.

LITTLE LAMBS

Standing up or at rest, these little lambs introduce a note of merriment into home decor. Cottontale Collection 2-inch sheep. $2.99 each. Jo-Ann Fabrics and Crafts.

LION CLAY POT FEET

Terra cotta pot feet cast in the shape of resting lions raise flower pots off the ground, helping air circulation and drainage. Clay pot feet. $2.49 each. Lowe's.

SHEET SET

If the softness of these bed linens doesn't lull you to sleep, you can count the sheep. 100 percent combed cotton. Wamsutta jersey knit sheet set (full size). $24.99. T.J. Maxx.

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