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Is it just us, or has the whole gift-giving thing gotten out of control? Not only have there been commercials encouraging us to shop since September, it seems as though the list of people to buy for is starting to rival Santa's (cha-ching!). While going into debt is no way to start the New Year, you don't have to turn into a complete Scrooge either.
So, to help you out, Kelly Ryan O'Brien and Jill Badlotto of Chicago Blogger Network introduced us to eight crafty bloggers who graciously shared their favorite DIY gift ideas. Presents made with love and a glue gun? Talk about holiday fun!
Screw fall. Forget Fashion Week. Holiday time is when your closet matters most. Think about it: Is there any other moment in the year where you'll jet from party to party to see every single person you know — and their mothers? Nope.
So, to prep you for the busy season to come and streamline your outfit decisions read
Down-filled parkas and puffer jackets talk a big talk when it comes to bad weather. But, really, how can you tell the one you're thinking about buying online or trying on in a toasty dressing room will actually hold up to colder-than-cold temperatures and other inclement scenarios? A lot more goes into this purchase than read