Holiday Gift Wrapping Hacks

Every year I start crying (and cussing) while wrapping presents. Like, the ugly cry. WHY did the universe make this job so difficult during the happiest season of all?? I’ve come to accept wrapping presents like the pros is just never going to be my thing. But the elf in me always wanted to make a gift look super special. So… I have a few tricks up my sleeve. Consider these…. Read more

Try This: DIY Ice Cream Cone Ornaments

Bring a sweet treat to your Christmas tree this year with DIY ice cream cone ornaments! This project is festive (and simple!), and will impress your craftiest friends. I teamed up with Lauren Conrad’s team to show you a step-by-step tutorial on creating your own DIY ornaments… (with a cameo from my pup, obviously). This is a fun way to spend an afternoon with your girlfriends, creating something sweet for…. Read more

Try This DIY: Golden Branches

Up for a quick holiday DIY project?! You’ll love these metallic branches for Thanksgiving and throughout the festive season! The branches are simple to create and they look beautiful on a tablescape, within a vase, or as a seasonal gift. I first made these branches last year for the holidays. I don’t like anything that’s too ‘fussy’ to create, so this was the perfect project to do. Watch the video…. Read more

Our Holiday Roundup

What a merry December it has been! My team and I have LOVED sharing holiday inspiration with you — from festive DIYs, to celebratory fashion, to delicious snacks + sips. I also wanted to thank you for all of your support in helping us donate gifts to children in LA hospitals. All of your ‘likes’ on Facebook and Instagram led to another $1,500 spent on presents. Jake and I had…. Read more