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Delish Entertaining Helper for the Busy Holiday Hostess - Do CHEVOO!

Delish Entertaining Helper for the Busy Holiday Hostess – Do CHEVOO!

      Come holiday time, it can be a challenge to do it ALL!  CHEVOO is one of my go-to holiday hostess helpers!  It instantly transforms that holiday cheese platter into something special and makes the  impromptu holiday gathering a breeze! And it’s SO yummy!       CHEVOO is made from goat curd and...
Holiday Table for Kids!

Holiday Table for Kids!

  Stefanie Knowlton Photography    Gumdrops and little pink horses…   Stefanie Knowlton Photography   Animal topped boxes and twinkle lights…   Stefanie Knowlton Photography   holiday magic!     It’s a season of JOY and I’m setting a tricked out tot-size table for the holidays!   Stefanie Knowlton Photography   are you? Merry, Merry,...
Holiday Bliss ~

Holiday Bliss ~

Stefanie Knowlton Photography   Adding a few last minute touches to our holiday home! The season and our ornaments are in full motion…   Stefanie Knowlton Photography  We’ve got spinners! Spent an amazing evening under the beautiful stars…   Stefanie Knowlton Photography   watching the Christmas ships and the Seattle Seahawks win BIG on the...
Holiday Stocking Stuffers & Wrapping Ideas on KING 5 Morning News!

Holiday Stocking Stuffers & Wrapping Ideas on KING 5 Morning News!

Hope you tune into KING 5 Morning News this morning for our segments on Last minute holiday stocking stuffer & holiday wrapping ideas! Its holiday crunch time but these animal gift boxes are SO simple to make!  NO wrapping required!     When it comes to holiday stocking stuffers…. I pulled together something for  just about...
Our Holiday Home ~ White Christmas Trees & Cozy Throws

Our Holiday Home ~ White Christmas Trees & Cozy Throws

    Stefanie Knowlton Photography    Here’s a second look  at our white flocked Christmas tree basking in the evening holiday  glow of our family room. Love the warmth of the pink and gold vintage ornaments…. The fluffy white faux fur tree skirt is just a long length of fabric I picked up at my...
Behind the Scenes of our 425 Magazine Holiday Shoot!

Behind the Scenes of our 425 Magazine Holiday Shoot!

  It’s a WHITE Christmas at our house! Loved trimming the tree for our 425 Magazine  holiday photo shoot with  the fabulous Brooke Clark from Studio B Portraits!  Here’s a behind the scenes look at our afternoon of   merriment through the lens of my I-phone :)  I decked the nine-foot real flocked tree  {Wights Nursery}...
Glam Christmas Stocking ~ Gold "Leather" & Fur Cuff

Glam Christmas Stocking ~ Gold “Leather” & Fur Cuff

 Before I get started on this HOT little number…a HUGE thank you to West Elm for featuring my Merry Mule cocktail on Pinterest!! {See Previous Post!} And now…     Santa just might do a double take  when he spies this glam GOLD faux leather & fur Christmas stocking on Christmas Eve!     Designed this...
DIY Holiday Tablescape Idea ~ Oh Deer Stencil!

DIY Holiday Tablescape Idea ~ Oh Deer Stencil!

  This DIY  holiday tablescape number is so quick & easy… there’s no excuse not to make a few for your holiday table! Here’s the how to: I purchased a stencil sheet at Ben Franklin Crafts & Frames {Redmond} and then used their pretty little deer die cut to create my own custom stencil!     I...
Holiday Snapshot No. 5 ~ Holiday Wish List & Gift Guide

Holiday Snapshot No. 5 ~ Holiday Wish List & Gift Guide

SANTA’S HELPER! Whether you are holiday entertaining or shopping for that certain someone on your  gift list, here is a quick item from my  Gift Guide that makes holiday entertaining a breeze!      Okay, you know how I love a cool  holiday cocktail, right? Well, kick it up a notch    with this SUPER...
Holiday Snapshot No. 4 ~ A Very Merry Master Bar

Holiday Snapshot No. 4 ~ A Very Merry Master Bar

  Here’s a peek  at our master bedroom bar all dressed up  for the holiday season. It’s also a first look  at our NEW white oak hardwood floors {LOVE}  AND the new Farrow & Ball paint color on our master bedroom doors! {XXO Troy!} I’ll do a FULL master bedroom reveal soon with  more fun holiday...
Holiday Snapshots No. 3 ~ Get Real

Holiday Snapshots No. 3 ~ Get Real

  There is nothing quite like the real thing, especially during the holidays! When it comes to holiday decorating, I  try to opt for real holiday greenery…real wreaths and flowers, garlands and swags whenever I can. Simple GREEN swags hang from our dining room chandeliers for the Starbucks Holiday Collection photo shoot.     Photo...
Holiday Snapshot No. 2 ~ Fresh Garland with Cranberries & Gold Glitter

Holiday Snapshot No. 2 ~ Fresh Garland with Cranberries & Gold Glitter

  Freshen up  your holiday decorating with this quick, simple and budget friendly Christmas garland!     Designed this cranberry & mini glitter ball garland for the Starbucks holiday shoot! The garland is a fun accent to the merry & bright Starbucks Holiday Collection. Went old school  with real cranberries then gave it a modern...