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DIY St. Paddy's Day Party Ideas

Cheers to another holiday! This time around, we’ll be sharing a few of our favorite St. Patrick’s Day hostessing tips. Some look forward to this holiday because it's surrounded by drinking, but we professional hostesses love it as another reason to throw a themed party (okay, and have a drink or two)! LUCKY CHARMS MARSHMALLOW TREATS This Lucky Charms marshmallow treat recipe... CONTINUE READING 14

Deck Out for Hanukkah with Chic Decor & DIYs

Happy (almost) Hanukkah! To get you ready for the Festival of Life, we've got holiday gear that's way more chic than the dusty old menorah your bubbe breaks out for the mantle year after year. From glitter-covered dreidels to clever wall art, DIY stamped table runners to gorgeous Hanukkah wreaths made entirely from recycled plastic bottles (really!), these haute holiday... CONTINUE READING 10

Till Death Do Us Part: 6 Creepy Chic Ideas For a Hallowedding

What’s even scarier than a wedding gone wrong? A Halloween-inspired wedding! Just kidding, it doesn’t have to be scary...unless you want it to be. Halloween weddings can go both ways and either creates an extremely fun and memorable nuptial experience. Themes are always a playful time for all, so use autumn’s funnest holiday as inspiration to plan your dream fall... CONTINUE READING 12


For TV lovers, it's the most wonderful time of the year—the Emmys! Tomorrow night, stars of the small screen will take to Nokia Theater in their designer best in the hopes of taking home that coveted gold statue, and the rest of us will be watching to see if our favorite TV shows win big come Sunday night. If you're... CONTINUE READING 3

DIY Cinco de Mayo Fiesta

With Cinco de Mayo around the corner, who isn’t looking forward to another reason for festivities and yummy cocktails? To get yourself ready for that fab fiesta you'll be throwing for sus amigas, we've put together five of our favorite party ideas for your Cinco de Mayo celebrations, from margs to guac and everything in between. This fiesta will have... CONTINUE READING 5

DIY Easter Entertaining Tips

Easter’s hoppin’ up, just around the corner, and if you’ve been procrastinating getting your party plans together, have no fear—I’ve got all of your do-it-yourself Easter decorating, drinks and delicious snacks set. Sure, Easter may lack the prettily wrapped presents of Christmas or the costumed fun of Halloween, but these great Easter party ideas will definitely make for one hop-ping... CONTINUE READING 7

Your March Madness Party Game Plan

You already know why you should watch and what to wear, so now let’s get you started on throwing one mad-fun March Madness viewing party! Tonight kicks off the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament and for the next two weeks, all anyone’s going to be gabbing about is baskets, bank shots and brackets, so why not join in the... CONTINUE READING 7

Kick Your Super Bowl Party Off Right

Reeeeematch! The New York Giants are set to meet the Pats at the Super Bowl for the second time in less than five years, and the action between these Northeast teams is sure to be exciting! Even if you can’t tell the difference between a tight end and a safety, you can still make your Super Bowl bash a win... CONTINUE READING 5

Not Your Grandma's Thanksgiving Decor

You may go over the river and through the woods to see her every year (thank goodness for four-wheel drive), but why are grandma’s Thanksgiving decorations so fugly? Replace outdated turkey salt-and-pepper shakers, pilgrim figurines and ugly autumnal wreaths with these mod T-Day decorations. Plus, they’re reusable for years to come! -Cait Rohan Add a little turkey to any entranceway by lighting... CONTINUE READING 8

'Tis the Season to Be Single

The holidays are upon us which means new flavored lattes at Starbucks, neighbors competing for tackiest light display awards, TV ad nauseam from cheap mall jewelers, and invitations or lack thereof to midnight New Year’s Eve kissing fests. Merry freaking holidays. There is no denying that the holidays, when single, bring about a…how shall we say…ache... CONTINUE READING 26