holiday

Most Recent

Homes

A Victorian Farmhouse With Fairy-Tale Charm

This small cabin's Scandi vibe is magical.

DIY Projects

25 Of House & Home’s Best Holiday Crafts!

Add seasonal charm to your home with these DIY projects.

Decorating & Design

DIY: Georgian-Inspired Mirror Wreath

Design editor Lauren Petroff shares how to transform a mirror with a Georgian-inspired wreath overlay. 

Seasonal

Why You Need A Real Christmas Tree (Goodbye, Faux!)

Not sure whether you should get an artificial or real tree this year? Read this!

Seasonal

Shop Local! Made-In-Ontario Holiday Gift Ideas

These unique pieces make for great presents under the tree and hostess gifts — or for yourself! Support your local makers with gifts made from wood sourced in Ontario.

Seasonal

Top Christmas Tree Decorating Trends For 2017

Spruce up your spruce and freshen up your fir this season with these inspiring holiday decorating ideas.

Dining Room

10 Ways To Update Your Dining Room — Without Changing The Furniture

Find 10 ways to get your dining room holiday ready without starting from scratch.

Decorating & Design

A Modern-Meets-Vintage Home With Quiet Holiday Decor

In Jeff Magwood and Amy Halpenny’s 15-foot-wide Toronto Victorian, Nana’s antiques are right at home beside modern white-oak herringbone floors and crisp white walls. The striking mix of old and new is all thanks to designer Sam Sacks. Sam respects the tenets of great design — symmetry, scale and proportion — so she had the chops…

Entertaining

Host The Perfect Cocktail Party With These Recipes

Get chef Melanie Dunkelman's one-bite recipes for the perfect cocktail party, and get her tips for holiday entertaining.

Recipes

Potato Latkes With Smoked-Trout Mousse

Seasonal

Our Favorite Made-In-Canada Stocking Stuffers — All $25 Or Less!

Find the perfect gift for a hostess, Secret Santa exchanges and stuffing stockings.

Pet Style

10 Pets Ready For The Holidays

See 10 stylish holiday pets who spread holiday cheer. Go inside their owners' festive holiday homes and get Christmas decorating ideas.

Seasonal

This Log Cabin In The North Pole Is Decorated Like Santa’s House!

If Santa Claus were real, his house would look something like this rustic log cabin in the North Pole. Though it may look more like the set of a Christmas movie, this real house was decorated by its owner to look and feel like somewhere Santa would live. Described as “a toy-lover’s…

Seasonal

How To Host A Holiday Party In A Small Space

When designers say they find inspiration all over the place, they’re not kidding. Case in point? This holiday soirée, hosted by designer Philip Mitchell and his partner, advertising executive Mark Narsansky, which owes its very existence to some pretty fabric. “We were at the Brunschwig & Fils showroom one day,…

DIY Projects

10 Simple Tricks To Elevate Your Holiday Style

We love the idea of traditional Christmas decor, but shaking things up can bring a fresh, exciting look to your home this season. These 10 clever ideas will elevate your holiday style — plus, they’re as easy as one-two-wreath! 1. Decorate With DIY Ornaments: Make fabric-wrapped ornaments with organic appeal.