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gifting, wrapping and time-saving seasonal tips with Goop.
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gifting, wrapping and time-saving seasonal tips with Goop.

Their team was a pleasure to work with and not only did we get to chat about my favorite subject (gifting, of course), we literally laughed the whole time. And who doesn't love an afternoon like that? Take a peek into the studio and see below for some of our go-to tips for breezing through the season.

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A Gracious Hostess.
Entertaining & Recipes

A Gracious Hostess.

I recently spent a very lovely few hours with a group of gracious hosts; Daphne Oz, Carly Brien of Pressed Juicery, Jenni Kayne and my dear friends Paige + Kelly of Bash Please and Susanne of The Chalkboard Magazine. We visited Carly's house for a feast, a true feast I tell you.
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Ikebana - Inspired How - To gifts
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Ikebana - Inspired How - To gifts

The Ikebana style, which focuses on creating beautiful forms and the art of balance, offers a simplified take on holiday and can be displayed in your home for any gatherings you have planned this season.
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DIY Seasonal Wreath Gift Toppers for Fall & Holiday Gifting
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DIY Seasonal Wreath Gift Toppers for Fall & Holiday Gifting

The tradition of having a wreath on the front door or hanging above the hearth is one we cherish each year. Throughout history, the wreath has held meaning for the Fall and Winter months. Its circular shape represents an unending circle of life and the comfort of friends and family. We thought it would be a lovely idea to make decorative mini wreaths as gift toppers to kick off the coziness and celebrations to come.
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We've Been Busy: Autumn in the Studio
In The Studio

We've Been Busy: Autumn in the Studio

With autumn's many events, special occasions, and other reasons to give "just because," the season has been keeping us busy around the studio with a bounty of custom projects.
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Summer Nourishment
Wellness

Summer Nourishment

Now that we are deep into the Summer months, it is so important to give ourselves a little reminder to slow down and practice self-care.
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DIY Floral Bath Salts for Summer Hostess Giving
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DIY Floral Bath Salts for Summer Hostess Giving

So, whether you’re gifting your best girls or yourself, these pretty bath salts are where it’s at. Read on for the simple DIY instructions, and plenty of fresh and summery eye candy, too.

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A Subtle Yet Luxe Mother's Day Wrapping DIY
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A Subtle Yet Luxe Mother's Day Wrapping DIY

We shared a subtle yet striking Mother's Day-friendly wrapping DIY that was inspired by minimalist design and unexpected juxtapositions. And yes, there are plenty of flowers in the mix.
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Mother's Day & More with Pottery Barn
Entertaining & Recipes

Mother's Day & More with Pottery Barn

I spent a lovely afternoon talking with Pottery Barn about the importance of having a peaceful place to recharge, simplicity for the sake of making space for special moments...
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Behind-the-Scenes: A few custom gifts

Behind-the-Scenes: A few custom gifts

One of our favorite studio moments comes thanks to the many custom gift box creations we work on with brands and clients. We love putting our heads together as collaborators to create something just right for these projects, whatever the occasion may be.

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Around the Studio with Urban Palate
In The Studio

Around the Studio with Urban Palate

One of our most recent collaborations was with Urban Palate, a boutique catering company here in LA that takes things to an entirely new level of beauty, bounty, and pure yumminess.
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The Unique World of Professional Gifting
Gifting Tips & Etiquette

The Unique World of Professional Gifting

From dispatching someone to the Middle East to bring back a stone from a family's long-lost childhood home (which we set in marble and carved song lyrics into) to unearthing a woolly mammoth tusk from the Black Sea for a wedding party, we've done it all. The incredibly unique world of professional gifting is something not many are privy to, but for our founder, Simone, it's been her life's work.
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