1 Magazine | 37 Articles | 972 Followers | @HearstDigital | Keep up with Starbucks on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Starbucks”

Holiday Decorating Ideas - Home Decor for Holiday Celebrations

You can celebrate the spooky season and still feel stylish. By Taylor Murphy

From New Year's to Christmas, we have you covered for every festivity all year long with recipes, decor ideas, and seasonal upgrades.

Sure, that toothy grin is fun, but let's mix it up this year, shall we? By Taylor Murphy

We …

16 Stylish Hostess Gifts to Bring to a Holiday Party

Don't go to that soirée empty-handed. These are presents your generous host will be sure to love.

Fun Apron

Typography just makes things more fun, and this apron happily boasts a home cook's favorite kitchen terms.


Courtesy of

NEXT22 Stylish Gifts for All the Women in Your Life


Tory Burch on How to Be the Perfect Hostess

She's the fashion face that launched a thousand—and then some!— shoes. We're talking about Tory Burch and her Reva (named after her mother) ballet flat, of course. While the designer became a household name for the still ubiquitous slippers, she's proven to be anything but a one-hit wonder, …

The New Holiday Style Rules

WATCH: Party Countdown With Cassandra LaValle

Expertise by Cassandra LaValle of Coco+Kelley; dessert plates in Dot and Dash, Pavilion, and Brushstroke by Oscar de la Renta.

Oscar de La Renta

Videos - ELLE


Don't go red before you read this. By Alanna Greco

Nail pro Jessica Washick shares the best tips you've never heard. By Alexandra Tunell

Finally, products that won't irritate your face. By Alanna Greco

"Oh my god, look at her bob." By Lauren Valenti

Is this the beginning of the end for foils? By Lauren …

Bobbi Brown

WATCH AND LEARN: DIY Flavored Sugars

Video: Wishing You a Merry & Bright Holiday Season

12 Makeovers for the IKEA Dresser Everyone Owns

90+ Beautiful Designer KitchensHouse Beautiful + MarvinWindows

9 Things Professional Organizers Do Every Day

80+ Fabulous Designer Living Rooms

The Porch of Your Dreams Is for Sale in Texas

Room Ideas
• Color Inspiration
• color

A holiday e-card to share with …

The Best of Pop Culture Holiday Traditions

Glee - "A Very Glee Christmas"

Our adored Glee couple, Rachel (Lea Michele) and Finn (Cory Monteith), lead the cast with their performance of George Michael's "Last Christmas." Their reprise of the '80s hit always gets us in the holiday mood.

Justin Lubin/Fox/Courtesy Everett Collection

NEXT10 Men Who …

Pop Culture

Tastemaker Tips for Flawless Holiday Entertaining

Colin Cowie - Lifestyle Guru and Party Planner to the Stars

As the party planner for celebrities like Tom Cruise, Jennifer Aniston, Oprah Winfrey; Author of Colin Cowie Chic, among 8 other books, as well a regular guest on NBC's The Today Show, you can bet that Cowie will give you nothing short of the

Holiday Recipes

31 Hostess Gifts That Aren't Boring

Whether you're crashing for a couple of days or just stopping by for a holiday dinner, ditch the standard bottle of wine and bouquet of flowers this season in favor of something a bit more original. Here, 31 items for every budget and personality that really say "thanks for having me."

The New Holiday Style Rules

Sure, a little black dress or le smoking is always on par for the party scene, but who says holiday dressing has to be so cut and dry? We've got 15 ideas for switching it up this season—getting festive just got a whole lot more fun.

Shoulder Off

We're loving the dramatic off-the-shoulder look for …

Alessandra Ambrosio

12 Designers' Dogs on Christmas Morning

Interior designers share a photo of their pups and reveal holiday gifts from past and present — from adorable Santa pajamas to a classic Louis XV chair.

Santa Hat

"Our French bulldog Flo – named for legendary wallpaper designer Florence Broadhurst – was just a puppy when we got her last Christmas. We …

11 Holiday Traditions to Start

Make Reindeer Food With Your Family

Santa shouldn't be the only one who gets goodies Christmas Eve. Country singer Faith Hill recruits her kids every …

North America Travel

How To Set a Holiday Tablescape

Step 1: Bring In A Colorful Tablecloth

For the holidays, start with a backdrop of color. Here, McCarthy opts for a deep plum tablecloth that richly complements his dining room's lacquered brown walls and vibrant artwork.

NEXTAndrew Saffir's Top 10 Holiday Films

Top 10

Gift Ideas for $20 or Less

Attending a wine and cheese fête? Gift your Gouda-loving hostess a real marble slicer that looks much pricier than it is.

Courtesy of Retailer

The Haute Hostess: Holiday Gift Guide

Bringing your host a thoughtful thank you is an art form. Here, we've rounded up the best in what's new in haute hostess gifts — both classical and highly original. Plus, shop our BAZAAR editor gift guide.

15 Holiday Gifts for the Guys in Your Life, Because Why Are Men So Hard to Shop For?

Cheeky Cufflinks

Not every guy's a cufflink guy...until they see these.

Fry-Up Cufflinks, $150;

NEXTThe Evolution of the Bond Girl: From Coy Coquette to Ball-Busting Badass

How-To Make a Holiday Garland With Emily Thompson

Brooklyn-based florist Emily Thompson gives traditional Christmas garland a fresh twist.

Step #1: Gather Supplies

What you'll need to make a 6-foot garland:

-Florist Wire (1 spool)

-Black Pine (1 bunch)

-Western Cedar (1 bunch)

-Sago Palm (5 fronds)

-Blue Juniper (1 bunch)

-Pinecones of different sizes and …

25 Homemade Food Gifts

Chocolate-Dipped Pretzels

These pretzels are super-easy to whip up to give as a gift. Dip them a day ahead, and pack them in a box lined with waxed …


Cute DIY Felt Christmas Crafts

Give your guests the warmest of welcomes with a handmade wreath that's truly evergreen thanks to its quick-cut felt sprigs and pom-pom berries.