A Chic Austin Bungalow's Decked-Out Christmas Decor — House Tour

Name: Tiffany and Alan GoldsteinLocation: Austin, TexasSize: 1064 square feet Years lived in: Owned for 10 Months If Tiffany and Alan’s place looks familiar, it’s because we toured their lovely home sans holiday decor a few months ago → A Chic “New Traditional” Austin Bungalow. The holiday decor they chose to add to their first home fits their personalities — and their style — perfectly. Live greenery, luxe gold touches, soft textures and cheery pops of color fold into their decor effortlessly. Their holiday-ready home shows that just a little bit of Christmas cheer can go a long way. READ Read More

The Best and Most Beautiful Jewelry on Etsy

Did you know that you can find incredibly stylish, modern jewelry on Etsy? You can, if you just know where to look. We’ve rounded up a few of the best pieces, to save you the trouble of hunting. Any one of these would make an excellent gift for a friend or loved one, or even for yourself — we’re not telling. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico

This Holiday Weekend: Perhaps The Most Important Thing You'll Do This Year

Hopefully your belly is full, and perhaps the dishwasher is too, loaded with dirty plates and cups —all the markers of a good Thanksgiving holiday and leftovers. You might be a little tired today too, especially if you’re hosting a bunch of guests, cooking a huge meal, or driving a long distance to spend the day with friends and family. In the wake of so much activity, I’m here to remind you not to forget this one small, yet also big, thing. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico

13 Ways to Use String Lights You (Maybe) Haven't Thought of Before

Twinkle lights, or string lights, or fairy lights, or Christmas lights, or whatever you like to call them, are one of the most affordable and ubiquitous of holiday decorations. Their simplicity—it’s a bunch of lights on a string, people—means they are not only useful for trimming trees, but also for a multitude of other uses. Drape these bright strands anywhere that needs a little holiday cheer, and maybe leave them up for the rest of the season to fight the winter blues. Here are 13 of our favorite ideas. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico