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4 Easy Edible Gift Ideas

Four great recipes for homemade sweets, plus a creative packaging idea for each one.

News & Events

A Brilliant Way To Carry Cookies

Most methods of carrying cookies result in a few crumbled treats by the time you reach your destination. Cookie Box, the latest invention from the Chicago-based company PieBox, aims to change that. They’ve created a sturdy wooden carrier that’s divided into sections so your cookies won’t topple over onto one…

DIY Projects

DIY: Holiday Cookie Package

Assistant design editor Jennifer Koper shares a beautiful cookie wrapping idea for the holidays. I really enjoy giving and receiving baked goods around the holidays – especially when they’re wrapped in pretty packaging. Recently I was tasked with creating a unique cookie wrapping idea for the Pillsbury cookie challenge, alongside three other…

Decorating & Design

How To Style Your Home Bar

The bar is often the hub of a party, so it’s important that it looks the part. Whether you transform your console into a drinks station or mix martinis from a brass cart, here are 8 ideas for a stylish home bar.

Design News

Get Easy And Affordable Holiday Entertaining Tips!

Event stylist Nancy Zaretsky of My Perfect Party shares expert tips on how to entertain without spending a fortune.

Celebrity Style

5 Things Curtis Stone Can’t Live Without

Curtis Stone, celebrity chef, TV personality and author of Good Food, Good Life, shares the five things he can’t live without.  1. “Travel (a lot of it!): I’m Aussie but have put down roots in L.A. with my wife and two little boys, so I…


Best Holiday Homes: Gorgeous Table Setting Inspiration

Get pretty, seasonal ideas for choosing chargers, cutlery, textiles and accents — no matter what your home’s style.


8 Perfect Wine Pairings For Seafood

Discover the best wines to pair with seafood!

Decorating Advice

10 Inviting Thanksgiving Table Setting Ideas

Get inspired for Canadian Thanksgiving this weekend!


Sarah Richardson’s Favorite Hostess Gifts

See the designer's top hostess gifts to give and get!


Easy Entertaining: Lynda Reeves’ Perfect BBQ

Get our publisher's tips on hosting the perfect summer BBQ.


Ruby Kelly Cocktail 

Steep dried hibiscus tea in boiling water to make tea. Store in fridge until ready to use.


How To Improve Party Flow

3 pointers for furniture placement.


How To Set Up A Great Bar

3 things to consider before a holiday party.


Bunny Williams’ Entertaining Tips

Kimberley Brown's interview with the NYC designer.