8 Holiday Accessories to Store at Your Desk—From the Intermix Flash Sale

Scenario: You have a post-work holiday party and a 5:30 p.m. meeting. No time to change. Easiest solution: store some shiny, metallic, stand-out accessories. Staying in your work outfit and adding a bit of pizzaz in the form of an earring, shoe, or bag, is the perfect way to quickly go from day to night. Without…


Johnny Depp Dresses as Jack Sparrow to Cheer Children’s Hospital Patients

share Here’s a case of true holiday spirit: Johnny Depp donned his signature Jack Sparrow costume to visit sick kids at the Great Ormond Street Children’s Hospital in London. Along with posing with some of the hospital’s cutest patients (see above for evidence), Sparrow also hung out with teenagers like this grinning and “confused” girl here.…


7 Holiday Movie & Face Mask Pairings for Your Next Binge Session

If you have time off during the holidays, there’s no better time to do what’s really important: firing up your Netflix, Amazon, and HBO GO queues and binge-watching your favorite festive films. If you’re going to partake in a movie night this season, no marathon is complete without the right facial mask. Since you’re going…


This Video of Snoop Dogg Watching Candy Canes Get Made Might Make You Reconsider Eating Holiday Sweets

share Expanding your culinary comprehension is a must if you host dinner parties with Martha Stewart, which is why we totally get this video of Snoop Dogg watching candy canes get made. Like, how can he throw the perfect holiday party and not know the origin of the candy cane? According to Eater, the rapper-turned-professional…


9 Offbeat Christmas Movies That You Can’t Watch with the Kids

When the holiday season comes roaring in, it brings with it a hefty dose of Christmas cheer. So hefty, in fact, that after a few weeks of jinglebells and gingerbread houses, you might start to find yourself completely unable to stomach another viewing of Elf.  Enter: Office Christmas Party. Starring Jennifer Aniston and Jason Bateman, the film (released this Friday) takes…


Watch 3 Chefs Make Instagram-Worthy Holiday Appetizers—and Get the Recipes

share Food & Drink If it wasn’t shared on social media, did it even happen? With fairy lights, candles, and (hopefully) piles of fresh snow, the holidays are always Instagrammable—and your menu should be, too. To help take our entertaining game to the next level, associate editor Claire Stern got a lesson on how to…


How to Hide How Much Holiday Fun You’ve Had from Your Family

‘Tis the season to go out with your old friends when you’re home for the holidays. It’s never too late to pour another drink until you realize you have to be at a family function in less than eight hours. Don’t worry, we’ve all been there—hangovers are synonymous with this time of year. When you…


Holiday Gift Ideas for Your Coworkers & Boss

Work wives and husbands. We’ve all got them. They’re the people who we spend most of our waking hours with during the week, who we love and sometimes don’t (depending on how stressful the current project we’re working on is), but they always have our backs when we need help with an urgent assignment or…


Sophia Bush’s Favorite Holiday Gifts to Give (And Get!)

share Sophia Bush doesn’t take gift-giving lightly, and this year, the Chicago P.D. star is going the extra mile for the lucky few on her Christmas list. “For me, finding the right gift for someone is always so in-the-moment,” Bush recently told InStyle. “I love giving people things for their homes, like beautiful little bowls or trays for…


Michelle Obama Makes One Stylish Santa in Cozy Winter Look

share Who wouldn’t want Michelle Obama delivering them their Christmas presents? The First Lady was all smiles as she helped sort donated toys for the Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Campaign in Washington D.C. yesterday, and we couldn’t help but notice that she looked like the chicest Santa Claus ever while toting around that…