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Throw A New Year’s Eve Party That Friends Will Talk About For The Next 365 Days

New Year's Eve is a perfect time to both pay respect to all the memories (mistakes included) you made over the past 12 months, and start thinking about everything you want to accomplish in the year ahead. And there's arguably no better way to do…
By Ashley Tibbits

These Techy New Sunglasses Are The Perfect Gift For The Hiker In Your Life

It’s officially the 11th hour of holiday season and, at this point, the only people left on your list are probably the ones you’ve been putting off because they’re impossible to buy for, right? Unfortunately, the hard-to-shop-for crew typically…
By Angela Melero

11 Gift Ideas That Donate All Proceeds To Charity, Because It’s Nice To Give Back, Too

When you give your friend a celebrity-approved red lipstick or a sold-out basket bag you spotted way back when on Reformation, they probably won't guess they're on the receiving end of gifts that give back. But since you'll be spending money during…
By Madge Maril

All Of These Places Will Ship Your Gifts In 2 Days (Or Less)

The holidays are almost here, and not to stress you out, but time is running low to score gifts for all the special people in your life. With all the other activities that have jam-packed your schedule this season, it's understandable if you've yet…
By Zoe Ward

The Trader Joe’s Holiday Cookie That’s A Guaranteed Crowd-Pleaser

Arguably, one of the best parts about the holiday season is having a solid excuse to indulge your sweet tooth (that is, if you even needed an excuse). After all, what else are you supposed to do with all those festive treats you're bound to receive…
By Ashley Tibbits

Exactly When To Order Last-Minute Gifts From Target To Be Shipped In Time For The Festivities

Fighting your way through a busy mall for your last-minute holiday shopping isn't fun. If you're still in need of gift ideas, or realized you forgot someone on your list, take note: The last day to order from Target for Christmas delivery is…
By Madge Maril

Pantone’s 2019 Color Of The Year Makes For The Best Couch Shade

A new year presents a perfect opportunity to make a lot of changes in your life, whether that means something more internal, like ditching toxic relationships or taking up a new hobby, or something more superficial (but still greatly satisfying)…
By Ashley Tibbits

The One Thing You Should Always Discuss On A First Date

Ah, the elusive first date. The idea alone is enough to prompt both fear and excitement all at once. Because, truly, there’s nothing quite as exhilarating as a successful date with someone you really like. However, that initial interest and…
By Angela Melero

Joybird’s Massive Holiday Sale Is Full Of Mid-Century Modern Gems

If you’re buried in work before you head off for the holidays and only have time to scope out a couple of pre-holiday sales, make the Joybird holiday sale one of them. This year, the major deals aren’t just saved for post-holiday shopping, as you’ll…
By Ashley Kiely

Restoration Hardware’s Growing Sale Is Overflowing With Sleek, Luxurious Pieces

The very concept of getting a crystal chandelier on sale — or a Carrara marble dining table discounted, or a handwoven Moroccan rug for 50 percent off — may seem like an incredibly early April Fool's prank, but the Restoration Hardware furniture…
By Madge Maril

16 Thoughtful Gift Ideas For Every Stage Of The Relationship

Gifts for your significant other can be seriously difficult to find. And for the holidays, when it's down to the wire and you still want to get them something that shows how much you love them? It's a problem many have, but few know just how to…
By Anna Buckman

The Crisp, Classic Bedding You’ve Been Searching For Is On Sale At Pottery Barn Right Now

Sure, having a perfectly messy bed is great for an Instagram pic, but nothing beats coming home to a crisp, made bed after a long day at work. To bring you those much-appreciated tidings of comfort and joy, the Pottery Barn bedding sale has…
By Madge Maril

The Honeymoon Every Couple Will Be Taking In 2019

When the excitement of planning your wedding comes to an end, the focus shifts from cake-tasting and place cards to unique honeymoon locales that will bring you even closer to your new bride or groom. If you’re in the process of deciding exactly…
By Mia Colona

13 Gifts Your Dad Will Actually Use Post-Holidays — Guaranteed

Have you ever gifted your dad a cashmere scarf or a nice tie, only for him to tinker around more with the wrapping paper and box it came in? Sometimes, that's just how it goes. While he'll love anything you get him (and look so dapper in cashmere),…
By Madge Maril

Accent Walls Are Getting An Upgrade In 2019, Says Pinterest

Accent walls may be all the rage right now but, come 2019, it won't just be about the paint. Splashing a single wall with a saturated color is still a popular choice, but now, nesters are getting creative with their accent wall ideas and making…
By Karen Tietjen

Jonathan Adler’s Beautiful Holiday Candles Are On Sale Right Now

Keeping things chic when you decorate for the holidays can be tough, especially if your usual aesthetic is extremely elevated. You aim to strike the perfect balance between festively fun and gorgeously glam, but with lots of available decorations…
By Zoe Ward

How To Reconnect With Your Partner After You’ve Drifted Apart

It's no secret that relationships are complicated, just like the emotions they're built on. They're constantly evolving, they go through seasons, and like the tides of an ocean, there's an ebb and flow of love from one person to the other. Even the…
By Karen Tietjen

The Unexpected Hobby Everyone Is Trying In 2019, According To Pinterest

The beginning of a new year is the perfect time to reflect on all you've accomplished (no regrets, only reflection), but also a time to start thinking about all the things you want to do but, for whatever reason, haven't yet. This could be as simple…
By Ashley Tibbits

The Common Expectation Everyone Has In A Relationship — But Shouldn’t

There’s something so invigorating and exciting about a new relationship. The butterflies, those initial conversations that you just don’t want to end, and, most importantly, the hope that it will turn into something truly extraordinary. However, so…
By Angela Melero

11 Practical Kitchen Gifts For All The Amateur Chefs In Your Life

So, your favorite foodie only asked for practical kitchen gifts this Christmas. Yes, that may sound like the foodie equivalent of only asking for socks, but really there are so many gifts for people who love to cook that are practical and still a…
By Madge Maril

This Bedding Set From H&M Will Make You Wanna Stay In Bed All Winter

If you've reached adulthood, have a demanding schedule and responsibilities, and would prefer to be pleasant and healthy more days than not — you've probably already come to understand the value in getting a good night's sleep. These days, there are…
By Ashley Tibbits