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Sparkle and Shine: Your Ultimate Guide to a Holiday Party-Ready looks and Accessories

The holiday season is upon us, and that means it’s time to start planning those show outfits for the festive gatherings ahead. Whether you’re attending a glamorous New Year’s Eve soiree or a cozy family dinner, finding the perfect ensemble can elevate your holiday experience. In this guide, we’ll explore some fabulous outfit ideas and must-have accessories to ensure you’re party-ready and turning heads this holiday season.

* Glitter and Glam: The Power of Sequins

Sequins are the ultimate holiday statement, and incorporating them into your outfit is a way to stand out in the crowd. Opt for a sequin dress in a festive color like classic gold or silver, emerald green, navy blue, or ruby red.  The reflective nature of sequins adds a touch of glamour that perfectly complements the festive atmosphere.

* Velvet Elegance: Luxurious and Timeless

For those who prefer a more timeless and sophisticated look, velvet is the answer. A velvet blazer or dress is instantly stylish making it an ideal choice for holiday gatherings. Deep jewel tones like sapphire, burgundy, and amethyst are particularly on-trend for the season. Pair a velvet dress with statement earrings and your favorite heels for a classic yet on-point ensemble.

* Classic Red: Always In Style

No holiday wardrobe is complete without a touch of classic red. This bold and vibrant color is synonymous with the festive season. A red cocktail dress or jumpsuit can be both striking and versatile, allowing you to accessorize in a myriad of ways. Consider pairing your red outfit with metallic accessories or even a statement belt to add an extra layer of sophistication.

* Statement Accessories: A Touch of Style

Accessories can make or break an outfit, and during the holidays, it’s all about going big and bold. Consider oversized statement earrings, a chunky bejeweled necklace, or a clutch with intricate detailing. Metallics are a safe bet for accessories, as they complement a wide range of colors and add a touch of opulence to any look.

* Grooming and Beauty: Polished Perfection

Complete your holiday look with a polished beauty routine. Opt for a festive manicure, experiment with a bold lip color, and consider a sleek updo or glamorous waves for your hair. A well-groomed appearance enhances your overall presence and ensures you’re ready for the camera at any moment.

The holidays are the perfect time to embrace the festive spirit and try new outfits and accessories. Whether you choose to dazzle in sequins, show elegance in velvet, or make a statement with bold accessories, the key is to feel confident and have fun with your look.

After all, ’tis the season to sparkle and shine!

Holiday Home Guide

Elevate Your Holiday Home Decor

‘Tis the season to transform your dining table into a festive feast for the eyes! As the holiday season approaches, there’s no better time to embrace the spirit of joy and celebration with thoughtfully curated dinnerware decor. Here are a few tips to make your holiday home dinnerware truly shine:

  • Festive Colors: Infuse your table with the rich and warm colors of the season. Deep earth tones, gold, and silver can instantly create a cozy and inviting atmosphere. Consider adding complementary hues for a vibrant and eclectic look.
  • Themed Dinnerware Sets: Choose dinnerware sets that feature holiday motifs such as snowflakes, ornaments, or reindeer. This adds a playful touch to your table and sparks your decor. Opt for sets that seamlessly blend with your existing decor for a harmonious overall look.
  • Layered Textures: Add visual interest by incorporating textured elements. Consider using a combination of smooth and textured plates or mixing materials like ceramic and metallic accents. This layering effect can add depth and sophistication to your table setting.
  • Personalized Touches: Include personalized elements like monogrammed napkins, custom place cards, or even small, thoughtful favors at each place setting. These small details showcase your attention to detail making everyone feel special.
  • Natural Elements: Bring the outdoors in by incorporating natural elements into your dinnerware decor. Pinecones, holly, or small sprigs of evergreen can be tastefully arranged as centerpieces or used as decorative accents on each plate.
  • Candlelight Ambiance: Set the mood with the warm glow of candles. Choose candle holders or candelabras that complement your chosen theme. Consider scented candles to add an extra layer of sensory delight to your holiday gathering.
  • Mix and Match Creatively: Don’t be afraid to mix and match different dinnerware sets creatively. This eclectic approach can create a charming, curated look that reflects your personal style.

Remember, holiday home dinnerware decor is an opportunity to express your creativity and spread joy to those gathered around your table. Embrace the festive spirit, and let your dining experience be as memorable as the celebrations themselves!

See the season’s suggestions from our best e-tailers for a perfect home accessory!


Chanel Holiday Beauty Products

“Unveiling Glamour for the Festive Season”


Chanel Holiday Beauty

The holiday season is upon us, and what better way to embrace the festivities than with a touch of elegance?

The fashion and beauty house Chanel has launched their dazzling Holiday 2023 beauty collection which is all about sophistication, and a dash of vintage charm. The iconic double-C logo adorns the packaging, setting the tone for what’s inside. From the moment you open that chic box, you know you’re in for a treat.

Let’s talk about the star of the show – the limited-edition eyeshadow palette. It’s a harmonious blend of shimmering neutrals, and metallic golds that will make your eyes the center of attention at any holiday gathering. Whether you’re going for a sultry, smoky look or a radiant, golden glow, this palette has you covered.

Chanel’s Holiday 2023 lip collection is equally impressive. The lipsticks come in rich, festive shades, ensuring your pout will be as enticing as the mistletoe. The lip glosses are packed with shimmer for that extra touch of glam.

Don’t forget to highlight and sculpt your features with their unique highlighter and contouring products. Chanel’s attention to detail and quality is evident in every product.

To complete your holiday look, the collection also features nail polishes with metallic finishes and luxurious fragrances that evoke the spirit of the season.

Chanel’s Holiday 2023 makeup collection is a must-have for anyone looking to add glam to their festive look.

With its impeccable quality and timeless elegance, it’s the perfect way to celebrate the most wonderful time of the year.

So, get ready to embrace the holiday season in style with Chanel.

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Season's latest accessories

Fashion accessories can transform an ordinary outfit into an extraordinary one.

Whether you’re preparing for a  special occasion or simply stepping out for a casual day, the right accessories can be your secret weapon for creating a captivating look.

A chic pair of sunglasses, a stylish hat, or even a tasteful scarf can effortlessly enhance your overall look.

In this post, we’ll link you to the art of accessorizing and showcase the latest trends to a season’s refresh!

From sunglasses to jewelry adding a touch of sparkle, we’ve handpicked the most coveted pieces to inspire your style journey.

Les Mondes de Diptyque

Diptyque - Home Refillable Candles

Diptyque, the Parisian fragrance house, has once again captivated our senses with its latest home candle collection – Les Mondes de Diptyque.

These candles were crafted with beautiful refillable glass, as a demonstration of the brand’s dedication to a sustainable environment.

Composed of five fragrances, here is a glimpse of the scents:

  • Nymphées Merveilles: This candle transports you to a serene lily pond. With notes of water lilies, and hyacinth.
  • Terres Blondes: A comforting earth scent blended with warm spices, ginger, and iris.
  • Temple des Mousses: A lush forest with notes of oak, patchouli, and mint, creating a serene atmosphere.
  • La Vallée du Temps: A blend of green accord, pink peppercorn, and rosewood, capturing a special essence.
  • La Forêt Rêve: Immerse yourself in a dreamy forest. A combination of pine, fir, and incense.

If you happen to be in Los Angeles this Friday, September 22, Nordstrom is hosting a live event for those interested in learning more about one-of-a-kind candles.

This collection will definitely elevate your home space and is a great option for a holiday gift.



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Rabanne Rebrands

Rabanne Rebrands

Get ready to experience a new level of luxury and innovation with the highly anticipated rebranding launch of Paco Rabanne Beauty Products! 💄🎉

Known for their iconic fashion designs, Paco Rabanne is now taking the beauty industry by storm with a fresh and captivating transformation. The rebranding not only reflects the brand’s commitment to pushing boundaries but also introduces a range of beauty products that are set to redefine elegance and glamour.

Imagine indulging in exquisite beauty products that empower you to express your unique style. The new Paco Rabanne Beauty lineup promises to merge cutting-edge technology with timeless sophistication, creating a harmonious blend of artistry and science.

From sleek and modern packaging that catches the eye to formulations backed by scientific research, Paco Rabanne Beauty is all set to become the ultimate symbol of elegance and self-care. Whether you’re a devoted follower of the brand or new to the world of beauty, this rebranding launch is a moment to embrace.

Stay tuned for the official unveiling of Paco Rabanne’s reimagined beauty range, and get ready to embark on a journey of transformation, and self-expression. #PacoRabanneBeauty #RedefiningElegance

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Genesis Collection by D. Yurman

D. Yurman

Genesis Collection By Yurman

D. Yurman Genesis collection is a true masterpiece that captivates with its timeless elegance and modern style.

Inspired by the essence of creation itself, this collection seamlessly combines artistry and innovation.

Each piece is crafted, showcasing the brand’s signature cable motif intertwined with precious metals and gemstones, symbolizing the interconnection of life’s elements.

The harmony and balance of each piece reflects the brands vision, creating contemporary jewelry with beautiful stones.

From bracelets that wrap the wrist in a delicate embrace, to necklaces and earrings that evoke a sense of strength with innovative designs.

D. Yurman Genesis collection is a celebration of the present, and a glimpse into the future of fine jewelry.

See courtesy images in our gallery and check more jewelry designs at the e-shop!

IKEA Stylish & Sustainable

IKEA Unveils Second Nytillverkad Collection: Stylish and Sustainable

IKEA has launched its highly anticipated second Nytillverkad collection, capturing the likes of design enthusiasts and eco-conscious consumers alike. This innovative range blends Scandinavian style with a strong commitment to sustainability, offering stylish home furnishings.

Building on their eco-friendly mission, the Nytillverkad collection features renewable and recycled materials such as FSC-certified wood and reclaimed textiles. Crafted with precision by skilled artisans, the furniture ensures both lasting quality and timeless appeal.

With its clean lines and vibrant colors, the collection’s versatile design complements a wide range of interior styles. And IKEA’s dedication to sustainability extends to the packaging, using recycled materials for the good of the planet.

As the demand for eco-friendly products grows, IKEA’s Nytillverkad collection stands as a shining example of sustainable style, setting the standard for responsible and stylish home furnishing.

See courtesy images in our gallery for the ’80s-inspired collection.

Nostalgia 80's Vibe!