DIY a Spiced Orange & Rosemary Name Card for Christmas Dinner

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One of my favorite things about Christmas was making hanging clove oranges with my mom. It was a super simple project for a holiday accent that made the house smell amazing. Try it out yourself and go further by turning it into a name card for your upcoming dinner party. What... read more

8 Fabulously Naughty Gifts for Two

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This holiday season, gift yourself (or your favorite couple) something cheeky that's made for two. We found eight gifts that could will turn up the heat in the most delightful of ways. For the couple that spends quality time under the sheets, crisp white sheets with gold scalloping will do just the trick. We also... read more

You've Got to See Patrick Dempsey's Minimalist Mid-Century Modern Abode

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McDreamy has purchased quite the home -- an architecturally-famous pad in Venice, California, called the "One Window House," to be exact. Grey's Anatomy star Patrick Dempsey and his celebrity makeup artist wife Jillian recently purchased the two-bedroom home and stucco guest cottage connected by a redwood bridge for $1.9 million. The modern steel part of the house... read more

8 Christmas Cookies That'll Make You a Holiday Favorite

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You've waited all year for an excuse to eat cookie after cookie after cookie. After gifts, they're the next best Christmas treat. From chocolate and oatmeal to sugar and spice and everything nice, these cookies leave no crumbs behind.

Holiday Oatmeal Cookies Kick off the holidays with a fan favorite! These traditional oatmeal... read more

Tricks to Warm Up Your Home for the Holidays from Stylist Lily Hetzler

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Remember when Nativen Creative Director, Lily Hetzler, invited us into her amazing Brooklyn pad? Well, who better to share some holiday home decorating advice than the stylist herself? We caught up with Hetzler over spiced cider to chat simple tricks to transform your house into a cozy home for the holiday season.

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Holiday Giveaway! Win a BarkBox Subscription

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'Tis the season for giveaways! This time around, we're giving you the chance to win a 6-month BarkBox subscription...because the canine in your life deserves an awesome Christmas gift, too! For any dog-owner who isn't already obsessed with BarkBox, it's a monthly subscription service that delivers everything from gourmet treats to... read more

7 Things You Never Knew About Bedding

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After meeting with Karin Sun and Christopher Sun, founders of bedding company, Crane & Canopy, we learned a few things about bedding’s little mysteries, like thread count and picking (they actually brought a tiny microscope so we could see it!), we had to find out more about the materials we sleep on every night. Here are seven... read more

Finally: A Glimpse Inside Taylor Swift's Rustic-Chic Penthouse (That's Decorated For Christmas!)

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Up until now, we've only heard secondhand about the wonder that is Taylor Swift's Tribeca apartment. The new New Yorker's Manhattan penthouse is said to hold magic, madness, heaven, sin -- and a fish tank filled with vintage baseballs. But thanks to Taylor's love of cats, Christmas and Instagram, we got to see a small... read more

10 White Bedrooms We Love

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White is such an oh-so-pretty and crisp color yet it can be cozy too: hello, winter white! Here are ten bedrooms that are a pretty parchment hue. White walls, organic materials and super simple design leave this bedroom set for nothing more than a good night's (eco-friendly) rest. ... read more

Keeping it Simple: Vanilla Pound Cake

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Whether giving your taste buds a vacation from the holiday season's elaborate desserts, or looking to bake something that you've always known and loved, this simple yet delicious vanilla pound cake is perfect for all occasions! What You'll Need: Cake: 2 sticks of butter, softened (room temp) 3/4 cup granulated sugar 4 eggs 1 1/2... read more