Holidays + Celebrations

If you're looking for a quick and easy way to elevate the style of your candles, this is it. Few things enhance the ambiance of the holiday season better than flickering candles, so why not heighten their appeal? Rather than setting pillar candles directly on your...
Syd & Shea McGee Looking for a little holiday cheer away from home? Check into the Montage Deer Valley's Santa Suites and celebrate the season surrounded by a Christmas décor created by Studio McGee, who decked the halls with...
It’s the time of year for favorites. One of my favorite holiday songs is “A Blue, Blue Christmas” by B. B. King, and a favorite holiday photo shoot is Don Brady’s own Salt Lake home featuring blue and white tones and the careful coordinated detailing for which he is...
Green and red feeling a little limiting and ho-hum? Expand your holiday decorating color palette and enjoy a spirited ho-ho-ho. We scouted a few local hot-spots for some festive inspiration. Small tabletop trees from Ward & Child—The Garden Store, SLC Wreath from Cactus & Tropicals, SLC  Ornaments from Amy Boutique, Holladay Tabletop ornaments...
We are well into “wreath season” which may lead you to the resigned approach of swooping up a mass-produced circle of greens with a red bow at the Home Depot check out aisle. Alas, your door decor strategy need not be limiting, nor traditional. When it comes to the...
Want to know how to impress your guests with flawless and on-trend party style?
Do you know how to swaddle a bottle? Chances are that you're going to be pouring a lot of wine, bubbly and cheer this season, so you better learn how. Not only does a bottle wrap look high-style, but it helps eliminate drips while upping your presentation. Get wrapping—it's...
Wreath? Check. Ribbon? Check. Bows? Nope, let's try something new. If you're looking for a fresh and festive way to tie one on this season, take your lead from the pros at Cactus & Tropicals and style your wreath with streamers rather than bows. These pros created the following streamer-sashed wreaths,...
If you're bored with your board, we suggest a piece that serves more style, or as the perfect gift around the holidays. 1. Mango wood cutting board $65, Mainson con Fiserie et Boutique, SLC 2. Handmade cutting board $49, Glass House, SLC 3. Marble & Wood round board $44, Arte Haus Collictif, SLC 4. 6-piece marble...
Forget about that ho-hum vase stuffed with forgettable flowers. Your holiday centerpiece deserves more. We offer six ways to elevate the style of your tabletop's most important element. No question, a centerpiece can make or break a table. That's a lot of pressure for this arrangement and the person who...