December 2018 Resources

We bring good tidings to you and charming new ways to deck out your home for the holidays—along with unique gift ideas your friends and family will love.

Decorated Christmas tree in a living room.
Blue Christmas gift wrapped with red ribbon photo

The BH&G Guide to Gifts & Giving (pgs. 16–24)

  1. Tasseled rib loungers, $38; verloopknits.com

  2. Retro-style electric kettle, $80; russellhobbs.com

  3. Google Home Mini speaker, $49; store.google.com

  4. Artisan soaps, $20 for four; reprotiqueart.com

  5. Guerlain Rouge G Customizable lipstick ($32) and case ($18); sephora.com

  6. Gaucho Techpack, $51; mantidy.co.uk

  7. Hilma af Klint melamine trays, $30 for two; guggenheimstore.com

  8. Mommy and Me Aprons, adult ($24) and child ($18) sizes; boonsupply.com

  9. Chocolate wand, $11; jellybelly.com

  10. Watercolor set, $35; fredericksandmae.com

  11. Enamel bracelets, $30 each; collectivejourneys.com

  12. House: First Words Board Books set, $19; chroniclebooks.com

  13. Pocket Games & Coloring, $10; us.omy-maison.com

  14. Pencil Blok Stegosaurus, $10; batlestudio.com

  15. The Memory Game, $40; papiertigre.fr

  16. Budsies custom stuffed animal, $90 from 11/20/18 to 12/13/18 using discount code BHGBudsies (regularly $139); budsies.com

  17. Circle Society skates (different style from product in magazine), $50; target.com

  18. Ever Eco On-the-Go Rose Gold Straw, $9; anthropologie.com

  19. Better Homes & Gardens CollectionⓇ marble platter, $18; walmart.com/bhg

  20. Mod canvas tote bag, $70 for medium size; annieselke.com

  21. Whale server set, $32; dejumo.com

  22. Kids' Kitty Crystal-Trim Headphones, $35; neimanmarcus.com

  23. Book Darts, $10 for 30; schoolhouse.com

  24. Vattenkrasse watering can, $10; ikea.com

  25. Measuring tape (different style from product in magazine), $14; dressanddwell.com

  26. Kaos soccer ball, $40; neimanmarcus.com

  27. Gourmet chocolate bars, $10 each; compartes.com

  28. French market bag, $18; pillowpia.com

  29. Brass clip set, $15 for three; kikkerland.com

  30. Coffee Studio pour-over jug set, $50; royaldoulton.com

  31. Emerald oversized matches, $8; etuhome.com

  32. George Sowden water bottles, large ($39) and small ($35) sizes; store.moma.org

  33. Shortbread house tins, $16 for 14; chelseamarketbasket.com

  34. Wannabe Travel luggage tag, $9 each; shop.mochithings.com

  35. Cheese knife book set, $14;

  36. sb-designstudio.comDan300 Palm Springs Hand and Cuticle Treatment, $22; dan300.com.au

Shades of red and blue makeup. photo

Forecast Shine (pg. 28)

  1. Essie Concrete Glitters Collection in City Slicker, $9; ulta.com

  2. Stila Vivid & Vibrant Eye Shadow Duo in Sapphire and Garnet, $20 each; ulta.com

  3. Maybelline New York Lip Studio Metallic Foil Liquid Lipstick in Luna, $6; target.com

  4. Revlon Glow Jelly Highlighter in Venus, $11; walgreens.com

  5. Marc Jacobs Beauty Highliner Glam Glitter Gel Eye Crayon in (Gem)Stoned, $25; marcjacobsbeauty.com

Different hairstyles for the holidays photo

Holiday Hair (pg. 30)

  1. Kenra Platinum Voluminous Touch Root Mousse, $22; ulta.com

  2. L. Erickson USA Volume Barrette in Silk Velvet, $28; franceluxe.com

  3. Kitsch Opal Matchbook Bobby Pins, $12; mykitsch.com

  4. Herbal Essences Flexible Hairspray, $6; walmart.com

Serve Up a Citrus Surprise (pgs. 32–38)

  1. Millinery fruit embellishments, price varies; etsy.com

  2. Small orange boxes, from 50 cents each; thecontainerstore.com

  3. Green watercolor pattern gift wrap, $12; etsy.com

  4. Sugared Oranges ornaments, $9 each; smilemercantile.com

  5. Fruit Christmas ornaments, $43 for seven; smilemercantile.com

  6. Thibaut Shang Extra Fine Sisal wallpaper in Blush, price varies; thbautdesign.com

  7. Glam beige area rug, $39; wayfair.com

  8. Roar + Rabbit swivel chair in Dusty Blush, $799; westelm.com

  9. Kit 24" round mirror, $149; cb2.com

  10. Thatcher textured brass wall sconce, $60; cb2.com

  11. Artificial lemons, $13 for eight; amazon.com

  12. Artificial oranges, $15 for eight; jamaligarden.com

  13. Stockings custom made with fabric from Gray Line Linen. Similar product, $27; macys.com

  14. Copper votives, $40 for six; potterybarn.com

  15. Metal taper candleholder, $17; amazon.com

  16. Taper candles in Mango, $13 for two; creativecandles.com

  17. Orange Surprize Ball, $19; topsmalibu.com

  18. Festival and cocktail napkins in Peach, Canary, Blush, and Tangerine. $26 for four cocktail napkins, $57 for four dinner napkins; sferra.com

  19. Metallic-rimmed glassware, $32 for four; westelm.com

  20. Fishs Eddy gilded dinnerware set, from $10; westelm.com

  21. Lemon Cypress Topiary, $51; etsy.com

  22. Metallic ball candles: $12 each; creativecandles.com

  23. Poinsettia tags, $8 for eight; riflepaperco.com

House decorated with Christmas lights photo

Hang Time (pgs. 40–42)

  1. Command Outdoor Light Clips, $10; homedepot.com

  2. Moravian Star, $33; christmaslightsetc.com

  3. Multi Icicle Lights, $14; christmaslightsetc.com

  4. Snowflake Icicle Lights, $22; homedepot.com

  5. LED Curtain Lights, $50; christmaslightsetc.com

  6. Shooting Star Icicle Lights, $30; homedepot.com

Black bench with crafts and pom-pom garland on it and yellow tote bag next to it photo

Swap Meet (pgs. 46–53)

  1. Conrad bench, $585; jossandmain.com

  2. Better Homes & Gardens CollectionⓇ accent runner, $26; walmart.com/bhg

  3. Gisselle dining table in black, from $524; hayneedle.com

  4. Crinkle white serving bowl, $40; cb2.com

  5. Stainless-steel angled beverage tub, $21; target.com

  6. Etched Star glass tumblers, from $39 for six; food52.com

  7. Bare Basics wooden clothespins, $3 for 50; joann.com

  8. Sweetshop Mini Cutters, $20 for 12; michaels.com

  9. Tannenbaum trees, price varies; shop.designsideas.net

  10. Ink Frenchie striped napkins, $6 for 16; shopsweetlulu.com

  11. Ondin glass vase, $79; gretelhome.com

  12. Recycled cotton lightweight book tote, $8; ecobags.com

  13. Tote dyed with Rit All-Purpose Dye in Old Gold, price varies; ritdye.com

  14. Le Parfait 7-ounce canning jar from Food52. Similar product, $40; williams-sonoma.com

  15. Spritz mini glass jar, $2; target.com

  16. Match striker sheets, $8; etsy.com

  17. Design Master Premium Metals spray paint in Rose Gold, $9; michaels.com

  18. Krylon Looking Glass paint, $14; michaels.com

  19. Rust-Oleum Painter's Touch Gloss Clear spray paint, $4; homedepot.com

Mantel decorated with pine branches and jewel tone pom-poms photo

All Is Bright (pgs. 90–95)

  1. Evergreen Magnolia Foliage is from Balsam Hill. Similar product, $60; wayfair.com

  2. Woodland Spruce Flip Tree, from $999; balsamhill.com

  3. BH Fraser Fir Tree, from $459; balsamhill.com

  4. Sloan velvet lumbar pillow in Oyster, $78; companyc.com

White beaded snowflake photo

Christmas Unplugged (pgs. 102–107)

Kitchen

  1. Armstrong Flooring Tiles in Polar White, Classic Black, Cool Gray Standard, and Charcoal Standard, price varies; homedepot.com

  2. Linen CW-W6 by Clark + Kensington, price varies; thepaintstudio.com

  3. On the Green 29C-7 by Clark + Kensington, price varies; thepaintstudio.com

  4. Östernäs leather handle, $10 for two; ikea.com

  5. 6x6 white backsplash tile, price varies; daltile.com

Dining Room

  1. Mörbylånga table, $629; ikea.com

  2. Sinnerlig pendant lamp, $70; ikea.com

  3. Dalfred stools, $40 each; ikea.com

  4. Dining chairs are from Project 62 at Target. Similar product, $421 each; target.com

  5. Crow Canyon Enamelware from Urban Outfitters. Similar product, $104; amazon.com

  6. White Log Pitcher, $425; farmhousepottery.com

  7. Table linens, $40; studiostockhome.com

  8. White-footed compote from The Foundry Home Goods. Similar product, $56; surlatable.com

Living Room

  1. Felted deer ornaments, $18 each; craftspring.com

  2. All other ornaments are from Alison Allen's collection at Deuce Cities Henhouse.

  3. Felted stockings are custom made from Byrd & Belle. Similar product, $24; westelm.com

  4. Buffalo check stockings are from Deuce Cities Henhouse. Similar product, $20; bedbathandbeyond.com

  5. Candlesticks, from $72; shopsirmadam.com

  6. Wood plaque, $195; shopsirmadam.com

  7. Canvas armchairs, $349; urbanoutfitters.com

  8. Söderhamn sectional, $999; ikea.com

  9. Hourglass rug is from West Elm. Similar product, $119–$899; westelm.com

  10. Mantis wall sconce, $129; cb2.com

  11. Womb chair and ottoman are from LexMod. Similar product, $1,145; overstock.com

  12. Floating cabinets, $72; ikea.com

  13. White bar cabinets are from IKEA. Similar product, $230; wayfair.com

  14. Wicker ottoman is from Bella Galleria. Similar product, $149; urbanoutfitters.com

  15. Evergreen Woodland Trees, $36; farmhousepottery.com

  16. Pantry Tealight Hurricane, $75; farmhousepottery.com

  17. Buffalo check lumbar pillow, $48; studiostockhome.com

  18. Black trays, $178 for three; shopsirmadam.com

  19. Buffalo check pillows, $12; amazon.com

Bunkroom

  1. Mydal bunk bed, $179; ikea.com

  2. Bedding, $249; beddys.com

  3. Rug, $369; overstock.com

  4. Felt garland is custom made from Byrd & Belle. Similar product, $40; potterybarn.com

  5. Kids' tree container, $28; wayfair.com

  6. Fawn stuffed animal, $45; farmhousepottery.com

  7. Ornaments, from $16; craftspring.com

Master Bedroom

  1. Dip-Dyed Stools, $58; serenaandlily.com

  2. Wall sconces are from Deuce Cities Henhouse. Similar product, from $65; etsy.com

  3. Sheepskin area rug, $549; wayfair.com

  4. Ed Zig Zag Quilt in Beige, from $90; bedbathandbeyond.com

By the Bonfire

  1. Bryant chairs, $180; target.com

  2. Buffalo check blanket, $250; faribaultmill.com

Blue and white christmas tree with paper snowflakes above it photo

Oh, Christmas Tree (pgs. 108–111)

Jack Frost Tree

  1. Paper snowflakes are from Creative Co-Op. Similar product, $30; wayfair.com

  2. Silver glitter trees are from Midwest CBK. Similar product, $5; orientaltrading.com

  3. Icicles are from Kurt Adler. Similar product, $9; amazon.com

  4. Mini bottle-brush tree, $11 for four; amazon.com

  5. Etched Snowflake Ornament ORN-079 is from Cody Foster & Co. Similar product, $17 for four; walmart.com

  6. Polar Bear with Tinsel CM-154 is from Cody Foster & Co. Similar product, $25; pier1.com

  7. Flocked Tree, $122; wayfair.com

Candyland Tree

  1. Kurt Adler Candy Garland, $32; amazon.com

  2. Glass Macaron Ornaments are from Cody Foster & Co. Similar product, $8 each; barneys.com

  3. Vintage Glass Mini Candy Ornaments are from Shishi. Similar product, $6 each; crateandbarrel.com

  4. Silk Stripe DK5991 wallpaper in Pink, price varies; yorkwall.com

  5. Tinsel Tree, $40; christmascentral.com

Santa's Workshop Tree

  1. Dowel Tree, $50; etsy.com

  2. Teddy bears are from Shishi. Similar product, $7; walmart.com

  3. Tomte Boy and Girl Ornaments, $8 for four; scandinavianshoppe.com

  4. Mouse in a Cup Ornament from Creative Co-Op. Similar product, $25; amazon.com

  5. Felt bear head from Shishi. Similar product, $62; nordstrom.com

  6. Tannenbaum trees, $12 for eight; shop.designideas.net

  7. Paper houses, $15 for eight; papersource.com

  8. Lisabo desk, $149; ikea.com

  9. Crochet bear is from Etsy. Similar product, $20; walmart.com

  10. Horse on green wheels, $21; etsy.com

  11. Mini Santa ornament, price varies; taroncollection.com

  12. Mini teddy bear ornament, price varies; taroncollection.com

  13. Mini Santa's workshop, price varies; taroncollection.com

  14. Wind-up Santa, price varies; taroncollection.com

Nutcracker Tree

  1. Swan ornaments are from Shishi. Similar product, $11; potterybarn.com

  2. Glass nutcracker ornaments from Creative Co-Op. Similar product, $30; pier1.com

  3. Star gift tags are from Hester & Cook. Similar product, $9; amazon.com

  4. Paper nutcrackers are from Hester & Cook. Similar product, $60; macys.com

  5. Mini gold star garland, $10; merimeri.com

  6. Tabletop tree is from Sticks & Stems Floral Design. Similar product, $40; bedbathandbeyond.com

  7. Glass mice ornaments are from Shishi. Similar product, $9; walmart.com

An old magazine and two holiday stockings. photo

BH&G Throwback: 1930 Stockings (pg. 136)

  1. North Star Patchwork Stocking, $50; potterybarn.com

  2. Flower Bouquet Hand-Felted Stocking, $79; arcadiahomeinc.com

  3. Felted Wool Trees Stocking, $25; worldmarket.com

  4. Felt Scribble Stocking, $29; westelm.com

  5. Woolen Tree Stocking, $38; shopterrain.com

  6. Modern Striped Colorblock Stockings, from $24 each; etsy.com

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