Warm and welcoming, cottage style is effortless and translates perfectly into the holiday season. Mix old and new for a flexible Christmas decorating style that you can make your own -- here¿s how Kelly, the blogger at Talk of the House, shows off her cottage style.View Video
In need of a creative addition to your cookie exchange party or a tasty gift for friends and family? Look no further than our collection of irresistible cookie-in-a-jar recipes. Each holiday-ready gift takes less than 30 minutes to prepare and features layer upon layer of favorite cookie, brownie, or blondie mix-ins.View Slideshow
Get ready for the Christmas season with our clever tricks to simplify the holidays. Including crafty Christmas wrapping ideas, must-try ideas for hosting guests, and why-didn't-I-think-of-that Christmas shortcuts, our tips for the holiday season are guaranteed to make your life easier.View Slideshow
Design a standout Christmas tree that will be the talk of the holiday. Our collection of colorful, crafty, and creative Christmas tree pictures could inspire your first tree...or your fifth.
Using lime instead of a more traditional emerald green is the perfect way to put a twist on traditional Christmas decorations.
Homemade pennant banners give this elegant Christmas tree a cute, crafty look. Making the banners all in cream tones keeps the look streamlined.
Paper medallions and classic red ornaments create a festive, homespun feel on this tree.
Whether classic Christmas isn't your thing, or you'd like to set up a second, less traditional tree, we love the idea of this chic, country French-style tinsel tree.
Deck out your tree in vintage Christmas ornaments for a timeless, colorful look.
A spindly tree looks best decked out in delicate paper ornaments.
Add a touch of the sea to your Christmas tree with delicate white starfish and lime-color hydrangeas.
If your home has a traditional feel, take cues from this Christmas tree and go all-out American with your decorations.
This Christmas tree picture shows a tall and stately tree that sticks to tradition.
Covered in yellow lights, this classic tree is at its best all lit up.
A theme of skates and mittens carries from the tree throughout the rest of the room in this cozy Christmas tree picture.