The Happy Holiday Handbook
By Starbucks | Style, gift, and party ideas to make this your happiest holiday yet.
Chalky conversation hearts? Skip 'em. This is the REALLY good stuff. By Candace Braun Davison
From New Year's to Christmas, we have you covered for every festivity all year long with recipes, decor ideas, and seasonal upgrades.
This is what conversation hearts should say.
Don't just focus on your …Christmas
Don't go to that soirée empty-handed. These are presents your generous host will be sure to love.
Typography just makes things more fun, and this apron happily boasts a home cook's favorite kitchen terms.
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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, …Tory Burch
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.
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Bright, bold hair just got a little bit quieter. By Samantha Escobar
It's basically hair and dessert goals in one. By Brooke Shunatona
Good news for your favorite egg-shaped lip balm. By Brooke Shunatona
Oooh, pretty! By Kelsey Stiegman
Celebrity hairstylist Jen Atkin spills their secrets. By …Lipstick
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.
"Our French bulldog Flo – named for legendary wallpaper designer Florence Broadhurst – was just a puppy when we got her last Christmas. We …Christmas
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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 …
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.
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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.
We're loving the dramatic off-the-shoulder look for …
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Think pink with this party perfect glitter envelope clutch.
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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.
West Elm St. Jude owl statue, $19, westelm.com. ABC Carpet & Home honey flight, …
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Fry-Up Cufflinks, $150; paulsmith.com.
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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 …Christmas
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."
Whether you're …Bouquets
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Is there really anything more salty-sweet delicious than chocolate-dipped pretzels? Colorful sprinkles complete the …
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A Heart-Felt Christmas
Give your guests the warmest of welcomes with a handmade wreath that's truly evergreen thanks to its quick-cut felt …
Must-follow bloggers share their signature, seasonal tip.
Incorporate a Vintage Element
"Bringing in really special vintage moments will instantly bring warmth to your space. Think mismatched antique silverware, worn silver trays, and aged baskets filled with wool blankets." —Abby Larson, …
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
Celebrity-favorite party planners share how you can take your holiday party to the next level
Tried-and-true holiday conventions of the chestnuts-roasting variety are all well and good, but sometimes you want to shake things up (and we're not just talking about that Eggnog cocktail).
Yifat Oren, …Drew Barrymore