Tag Archives: Christmas

Bring It Home :: Christmas Brunch

Christmas mornings can sometimes feel a little… frenzied. So as I brace myself for the chaos of the holiday with young children, the laid back vibe of this space is really speaking to me. With its cozy sheepskins, unfussy airplant centerpiece and a stack of logs ready to go, this is my ideal setting for… read more


Monochromatic Monday :: A Touch of Shimmer

Good Monday morning… and happy holiday week! If you’re in the club that’s still powering up at the office this morning, take solace in the fact that the holiday break is seriously allllmost here. And if you’re still not feelin’ it, take a few minutes to breathe in all the evergreen and luminosity that’s been popping up… read more


Entertaining With :: Susan Hutchinson

Did you guys catch this to-die-for Bastille Day first birthday party back in August? I caught wind of it while browsing Pinterest one day, and it immediately soared to the top of my “favorite parties” list. The mama behind the masterpiece? None other than Susan Hutchinson, francophile and author of Fleurishing. So it was no… read more


DIY :: Wax Paper Snowflake Lanterns

Remember the waxed paper snowflake lanterns that donned the table at our snowed-in dinner party? Lots of you went out to your local West Elm stores last month to learn how to make your own, but for those of you who weren’t able to, we promised to share the step-by-step tutorial here! With Christmas in… read more


Gift Guide :: The Creative Girl

If you ask me, picking out a present for your artistic, creative friends is a walk in the park… because even if you give them something they don’t necessarily want or need, they’ll without-a-doubt, always find some way to use, upcycle or repurpose it! Since we’re lucky enough to work with so many creative ladies, we thought… read more


Entertaining With :: Timothy Corrigan

A little bit of insider info: we plan our editorial calendar out way in advance… especially when it comes to the holiday season. Over the last couple months, we’ve been planning for features like last week’s giveaways, our 12 Tastes of Christmas series, and everything that falls in between. While we work hard to stick to our regular programming,… read more


A Giveaway A Day :: Kate Spade New York

*Update: entry for this giveaway has now closed and winners have been selected. Thanks for playing, and stay tuned for more fun giveaways! Half way through our week-long giveaway extravaganza, and all I keep thinking is: This is how Bob Barker must have felt. Not that announcing seven days of giveaways quite measures up to 35 years… read more


A Giveaway A Day :: Anthropologie

  *Update: entry for this giveaway has now closed and winners have been selected. Thanks for playing, and stay tuned for more fun giveaways! Another day, another giveaway… and to be completely honest, if there was one prize this week that I could choose to take home myself, this would totally be it. Today’s loot:… read more


10 Best :: Christmas Trees

I should preface this post by saying that (if you didn’t already know): I’m Jewish. But even though I didn’t grow up with a Christmas tree beaming in my living room each holiday season, I’ve trimmed and decorated my fair share, and have been an admiring observer of firs for as long as I can… read more


Christmas Morning Brunch with Hayneedle

If only there were a way to bottle the feeling you get on a perfectly warm and cozy Christmas morning… it’s truly magical, isn’t it? Since there’s no better way to bask in holiday cheer than gathering with your closest family and friends, we thought we’d turn to our own Chelsea Fullerton for a lesson… read more