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Recently, we made a solemn vow to make as many holiday-related goodies as we possibly could — a funny little ritual we undertake every year, only to find ourselves stressed and sticky with super glue on Christmas Eve. So, this year, we're taking control of our creativity and choosing only awesome projects that are also insanely easy. Want to make your own garland from a collection of cool vintage ornaments? Of course you do! And what about chic coasters you can use for cocktails and give to your friends? That's a definite yes. Since we want you all to feel crafty-but-not-crazy, too, we thought we'd share our top picks for simple-and-stylish holiday DIY projects. We found inspiration from local bloggers and big design guns, and their tips all have one thing in common: You can actually pull them off in just a couple hours. We think they're the perfect holiday accessories for your home — click through to get inspired!
We have a bone to pick with our pre-torn denim. Namely, it's always falling apart — and in all the wrong places. You know the type: When you bought them, they were the perfect amount of distressed — the knees and thighs were worn in, but not overly so. But, over time and with much wear, these once-perfectly-ripped read
Halloween in New York City can be scary for all the wrong reasons. If hordes of inebriates in costume and over-the-top "haunted attractions" aren't your cup of tea, know that there are still a few places left in the city where the true spirit of the season is alive and well. In fact, eerie, atmospheric ruins are tucked read