house & home

Inside Stylist Lily Hetzler's Vintage-Americana Brooklyn Pad

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Bay Area-native, Lily Hetzler, has been living in Brooklyn ever since she traded coasts to establish herself as a stylist (working with luxury brands like Dolce & Gabbana) and now as Creative Director for Nativen, her women's American heritage brand. Although traveling regularly (she's hard to pin down for a ladies wine night!), the stylist has... read more

A Feathered Stone Place Card You Can DIY in Under 15 Minutes

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Thanksgiving is all about the autumn bounty, so why not show your guests where to sit at your table with a nature-inspired place card? We created a super-simple feather and stone version that you can DIY in under fifteen minutes and for less than $10 (for all of them!). Here's how: What You'll Need: Fine... read more

5 Last Minute Hostess Gifts You Can Find at Any Store

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Oh, s*%t, you forgot the hostess gift! It's bound to happen at some point, especially with so many dinner parties or friendly gatherings during the holiday season. Here are five fail-proof hostess gifts that you can find at almost any store.

1. Flowers Never underestimate the appeal of receiving flowers when you’re a hostess...

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Angelina Jolie: The One Thing You Never Thought She'd Say About Marriage

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When you think of Angelina Jolie, you might think of her generally kicking ass, making acclaimed films and being a mother to six children. Oh yes -- and being Mrs. Brad Pitt. (It's a tough job, but someone's got to do it!) And since Angelina is so private about her married life, we were... read more

Make Your Guests Feel at Home with These Simple Tricks

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The holiday season means houseguests and since you love them dearly (yes, all of them), you’ll want to make them feel welcome and at home in your house. Here are ten steps to ensure your favorite guests feels welcome.

1. Quality Linens We’ve all been there when we’re a guest at someone’s home when...

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Etiquette Expert Lynda Rodríguez Shares Her Tips for the Perfect Holiday Table

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While attending a Christofle Star Table Series event in New York, we met international etiquette expert and table designer, Lynda Rodríguez, who created a luxe holiday scape. We snagged some easy-to-apply tips from the expert, which you can use even if you don't have a drawer full Christofle silver (it is pretty... read more

Selena Gomez, Iggy Azalea and Nick Young All Have This Luxe Mansion in Common

Besides garnering attention last night at the American Music Awards via tears and umm... backsides, Iggy Azalea and Selena Gomez have something else in common: real estate. It looks like the "Fancy" singer lives up to her can't-get-it-out-of-your-head song, since she and her boyfriend, Los Angeles Lakers player Nick Young, recently purchased Selena's former home... read more

4 Steps to Weatherstrip a Door the Right Way

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Winter can mean door drafts, which also mean a chilly you and a major impact on your energy bills. This is where weatherstripping comes to the rescue—did you know it can save you up to twenty-percent on heating and cooling costs? You can install it yourself, so we got the tips from Michael Franco...

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Homepolish Gives Kelly Oxford's LA Home a Cool Palm Springs Vibe

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Taking inspiration from the beautiful mid-century homes in Palm Springs, Orlando Soria, Creative Director of Homepolish, got to work on Kelly Oxford’s Los Angeles home. Oxford, who loves clean lines and contemporary accents, still retains a certain area for vintage kitsch. After all, a little bit of humor in the...

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Black Friday & Cyber Monday Deals You Need to Know About

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If there's one thing that gets us out of our Thanksgiving stuffed-to-the-gills turkey tryptophan food coma, it's a Black Friday or Cyber Monday sale. Here are a few deals from our favorite shops that will help you cross off a few names from your list.

AERIN Thursday, Nov. 27th - Monday,...

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