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Peek Inside a Home that’s Decking the Halls in the Most Glamorous of Ways

Amanda Gluck of The Fashionable Hostess truly lives up to her blog moniker. Each and every holiday, she pulls out all the stops for a home that literally sparkles with the season's best. Peek inside her Miami abode decked out in Holiday glam. Even her office is getting in on the action. From bar cart to backyard, this home tour has the merry, merry vibes.

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The Most Delicious Gifts for the Foodie on Your List

On the hunt for the perfect gift for the foodie on your list? You know the one with a library of cook books, a knowledge of all the best eateries in town and the one that always has the most amazing snack spread when you come over? Yeah that one is going to love this gift guide. But really, it works for anyone that enjoys cooking, baking...

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3 Week Christmas Countdown To Do List

I am fully savoring and soaking up every bit this holiday season—for some reason it is flying by for me, is it for you? With three weeks left until St. Nick comes to town, there's still plenty of time though to cram in all the holiday movies, bake all the Christmas cookies and visually enjoy the layer of pretty frosting we've added to our home decor. See our full countdown list below! You might also love...

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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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