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The Hottest Gifts to Stuff those Stockings this Holiday

Looking for inexpensive yet totally style savvy bits and baubles to stuff those stockings with this holiday? Well then, you are in the right place my friend. Tucked inside are 45 treats that offer up a little something for him, her and them. And maybe the best part, all are under $40. Check out the list we are hoping finds its way into our...

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Now This is How You Throw an Apres Ski Shindig

I'm pretty sure this might be the cutest holiday party I've ever set my mistletoe loving sights on. No, it definitely IS. From the birch log straws to the plaid tablecloths and throws to the festive bar, Twine Events nailed every inch of this 'Après Ski' shindig captured by Rebecca Yale. Want s'more? Find the rest...

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From Neutrals to All Out Sparkle, Make Your Home Truly Shine this Holiday

Unfortunately for my husband (and our wallet), my personal aesthetic has a hard and fast expiration date. Two years. On the nose. Whether it was chevron or rustic modern with a splash of metallic, as much as I think I am going to love a trend forever...I usually don't. Even my boyfriends would expire after 2 years. Truly, on the nose. Thankfully, however, I figured out the secret to long lasting love in both husbands and home decor and today, we're partnering with...

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The Cutest Ways to Count Down to St. Nick’s Arrival

Advent Calendars have come such a long way since the mini drug store versions of my youth. Which I loved by the way. Poke a hole, grab a chocolate and you're that much closer to the Santa Clause party. What's not to love about that? If you're on the hunt for something a bit more hand crafted and personalized, look no further than...

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Have You Started Your Post-Thanksgiving Checklist?

I'm one of those annoying people who immediately start playing Christmas music right after Thanksgiving is over. Or, actually during Thanksgiving. I look forward to all the festive fun and those first pretty signs of old man winter that fall from the sky. So you can bet your bottom I've already been chopping away at this list. What are you doing to prep for Christmas and the coldest season to come?

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The Best Holiday Gift Wrap Ideas You Can Whip Up Yourself

Wrapping a gorgeous gift never gets old. The presentation is half the fun; especially when it's personalized with pretty tags, wrapped in handmade paper and loaded with flair. Consider it an art that will leave the recipient on the other end feeling oh so special. Have a looky loo at 23 of the best ever ways to...

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10 Things To Do if You’re Boycotting Black Friday

I'm not anti-Black Friday (I love me a good deal) but I've also never stepped foot in a store the day after Thanksgiving. I'd rather wait for cyber Monday and take my turkey-stuffed belly to the farm to pick out our tree and deck the halls with Nat King Cole. Are you boycotting Black Friday too? Here are 10 things to do that totally beat the crowds!

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7 Traditions To Start This Thanksgiving Weekend

Not only are we in the season of all things cheer, but it's the time of year that festive traditions come alive and make the holidays such a wonderful time to look forward to. And what better time than Thanksgiving weekend to kick off those traditions. Whether you've got a favorite recipe you make every year, break out your fave seasonal movies...

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3 Ways To Give Your Small Space Big Impact this Holiday Season

There's no doubt that small space living can be a challenge, but never ever let it hold you back my friends. Cozy spaces still deserve big impact and with a few tricks in your back pocket, you'll be wowing everyone who walks through the front door. So, get your holiday hosting hat on loves, along with gorgeous pieces from DHP, we're walking you through the...

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5 Steps to a Gorgeous Thanksgiving Tablescape

I promise every time I look at a beautifully set table, I am in complete and utter awe. It's an art really, but one that is way more obtainable than you might imagine. Most of you have a tablescape to address this coming Thursday and the ladies behind Love & Honey + Style Souffle are breaking down the 5 tricks to making your...

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5 Steps to Mastering Black Friday

While some of us are getting ready to host Thanksgiving feasts, others of us are crafting our plan of attack for Black Friday—a day that needs just as much planning. From getting your holiday shopping lists written out to mapping out stores you want to hit up and of course, squeezing in a pit stop for a pumpkin spice latte, here are 5 steps to help...

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5 Ways to Impress Your Guests this Thanksgiving

From inspiration for tablescaping your way to a gorgeous Thanksgiving dinner (ahem we have three different ways of doing just that) to a punch list of to-do items that will 100% impress your guests this holiday, Becky of Daly Digs is spilling the details for whipping that dinner table into the ultimate shape. We may be partial to pink and gold but the whole crew is pretty dang gorgeous. See so much more captured by ...

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Behind the Scenes Gossip from Our Family Circle Shoot

My husband and I have been pretty darned blessed. We have a business that is creative and beautiful and inspiring and challenging. One that allows us to work close to our children so that we can hear their giggles during the day and put a bandaid on boo-boos when only a mom or dad will do. It's this weird hybrid of work and home and family and we truly wouldn't have it any other way. So when Family Circle asked us to share what our home...

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The Ultimate Survival Guide for an (Almost) Perfect Thanksgiving

Speaking from personal experience, if you've ever hosted Thanksgiving you'll fall into one of two categories—a complete chaotic disaster where you never want to host again, or, a beautifully chaotic day that'll make you want to do it every. single. year. We're rooting for that beautiful chaos friends (because no Thanksgiving is ever 100% perfect) and the key to success? Planning and preparation. From mastering the perfect apple pie to knowing how to set the table...

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The Best Hostess Gifts (that Aren’t Wine)

I must admit, I'm a little bummed to not be hosting Thanksgiving this year. I love the planning, prepping and the beautiful chaos of the day (even when I end up kicking everyone out of the kitchen during that last crazy hour of food assembly). But I also love coming up with fun hostess gifts—so I get to shine in that area this year! Are you heading to someone else's abode for this year's feast? Think beyond the wine...

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Get Inspired to Craft a Knockout Thanksgiving Dessert Buffet

The dessert spread is half of the greatness that is Thanksgiving. Don't let your after dinner treats hide in the kitchen. Instead craft a stellar dessert buffet prettied up with calligraphy pumpkins and paper goods. Leftover boxes for all those take home sweets are always a good idea too. Laura Hooper Calligraphy is showcasing how to craft just such a spread. Grab her tips and shop...

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How to Pull off a Pretty, Stress-Free Friendsgiving with Chinet

Before the big feast, a.k.a. Thanksgiving festivities, comes the fun and casual Friendsgiving get together. Think a delicious potluck style dinner with your nearest and dearest friends. But hosting doesn't have to mean frantically pulling together a meal, fretting over the decor and being left with a messy explosion in the kitchen. With the help of the...

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Insanely Cute Costumes that Kids Can Wear Long After Halloween

Never fall for a cheesy, didn't have time for anything else costume again. The best of intentions can quickly turn into a last minute scramble for anything that fits. But these cutie pie costumes from Lovelane Designs with styling by Beijos Events are a whole different breed. They're the kind of handmade goodness that can go right into the dress-up trunk. Psst... check out...

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50 Genius Costume Ideas for Everyone from Your Puppy to Your Squad

Whether your eyes are peeled for just the right idea to dress up your pup or you're on the hunt for a group costume for your best girlfriends (hello snapchat filters) we've rounded up some of our favorites currently making the internet rounds. You'll be all up in the top spot for...

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Not into Orange? Try these alternative decor ideas for a Chic Halloween

Of all the colors in the rainbow, orange is probably my least favorite. Thus, making halloween decorating a bit challenging. Do you fall firmly in the non-orange loving camp too? If so, pore through these alternative decor ideas filled with metallics and pastels that get into the spirit of Halloween without a lick of orange. And we promise only half of them are pumpkin related.

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