Have you checked out the latest Tastings column in the December issue of Style at Home? Wine expert Angela Aiello provides a quick lesson in hosting with wine, suggesting rules and tips to help you be the host with the most this holiday season.
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Pyjamas are a classic Christmas gift – but why give the same old boring flannel set? When I saw these Aerie Lace Sleep Boxers (lace + peach = love at first sight), I thought to myself that there’s got to be more cute options out there. That’s when I went hunting for pyjamas that I’d love to unwrap on Christmas day. Here’s what I found!
What is it about a stunning retail space that just makes you spend your money? Dazzling architectural details invite you to linger and look over the products longer, stunning displays ask you to investigate every knickknack and your money just feels like it was meant to be spent.
With just under a month to go, the countdown to Christmas is really on. I don’t know about you, but I like to get my Christmas shopping done early so that I can avoid the last-minute madness at the malls. To lend a hand with your holiday shopping this year, we’re giving away three $50 gift cards from Indigo. I’m a huge Indigo fan and I love that now you can shop not just in-store and online but on their mobile app, too. I’ve rounded up my own list of great $50 finds but what would you buy? Leave a comment below for your chance to win one of these gift cards.
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Are you a black-and-white-ohalic like me? Do you love the graphic punch black and white splatters can add to a room or outfit?
Silver Street Coasters, Kate Spade.
While our American friends celebrate Thanksgiving tonight, I imagine the beautiful table settings, centrepieces and place settings all along an extended dining table. Elegant dining chairs lining all sides, filled with loved ones enjoying a juicy roast turkey and all the fixings.
This cold weather has me craving comfort foods, and this banana bread with nutella swirls is just what I need. Add a cup of hot coffee and great book and you’ve got a recipe for the perfect winter morning!
The streets are filled with twinkling lights, the office Christmas tree is on display and you’re still looking at your fall home decor accessories. With December only a few days away, it’s time to ditch autumn and unpack your Christmas decorations for a festive fix-up around your home. Red plaid is always a good holiday decorating idea – whether you’re adorning a table with a tartan runner or adding to your winter wardrobe.
With the germiest season upon us, it seems like a fitting occasion to introduce you to my favourite winter cocktail (for the daytime, at least): a healthy smoothie. A smoothie is my breakfast of choice for so many reasons, the most important one being that it just makes me feel really great! Here’s one of my favourite recipes for warding off winter chills. Plus, I’ll let you in on the best blender in the business to get the job done.