holiday

Christmas Cupcakes Pinterest Fail

I had to make cupcakes for Phoebe's third grade Christmas party, so obvs it was time for another PINTEREST FAIL! You might recall last year's Valentine's Day Cyclops Cupcakes. My Christmas cupcakes aren't as scary looking as that, but still a [...]

Celebri-Trees Charity Auction: KEYE Anchor Judy Maggio’s Christmas Tree

Thanksgiving may be two weeks away, but we're getting the Christmas season going early, thanks to our involvement with the UT Co-Op's Celebri-Tree event. Local celebrities are being paired with designers to decorate Christmas trees that will be auctioned off [...]

Gift Guides & Holiday Tips

Is it too late to post a gift guide? No? You're still on the hunt, too? Pinterest is making it mighty easy to get gift ideas and holiday decorating inspiration, and I thought it would be the perfect way to [...]

Claire’s Blog Roundup: November

Room Fu Decorologist Claire Patrick has pulled her favorite posts from the blogosphere for another monthly wrap-up! 1. At its origins, I fully intended on writing these “best of” monthly posts without repeating a particular blog – there are SO [...]

Claire’s Holiday Shopping Guide

Room Fu Decorologist Claire Patrick has put together a shopping guide that ROCKS for the gift-giving season (and beyond). Reading this has made me want to hit the stores immediately--a huge feat for someone who normally loathes getting within 100 [...]

Thanksgiving Prep: Table Linens

Okay, so this whole holiday thing is upon us, and if you're hosting Thanksgiving this year, you don't want to wait until the last minute to get your table linens locked down. We've put together several different combos to give [...]

Christmas Crawl: Crate & Barrel

Out of all of the catalogs I received recently, Crate & Barrel leads the pack when it comes to decorating merch.  I want virtually everything in the whole damn catalog.  But since my purpose is to offer up the creme [...]

Is it Christmas Yet?

Every year it seems like retailers drop the holiday bomb earlier and earlier.  This usually inspires a lot of moaning and groaning.  "It isn't even Halloween yet!" you hear many of your friends and co-workers cry. Well, I say, BRING. [...]

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Jason Champion Gets Crafty for Kiddos

I have not one shred of interest in craft projects per se, but isn't Design Star finalist Jason Champion the most darling on-air guest? You can tell this local news personality wants to eat him up during this segment on [...]