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The Most Christmas-y Christmas Fragrance Of All Time Is...

The Huffington Post | Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson | Posted 12.22.2014 | HuffPost Home

Every season has its definitive, nostalgia-inducing scent. In summer, it's the balmy combination of warm air, sunscreen and barbecue; come spring you'...

Glassbaby: A #Worldpositive Company

Zem Joaquin | Posted 12.12.2014 | Impact
Zem Joaquin

As glassybaby has grown, the company has expanded its commitment to giving 10% of sales (not just profits) to organizations that protect the environment, animals, and veterans' health. But beyond donating, glassybaby empowers by hiring and training workers that might not find employment easily.

Behind the Scenes at Germany's Famous Markets

Peter Mandel | Posted 12.08.2014 | Travel
Peter Mandel

Some make pilgrimages to find the first orange leaf of fall. But I am in search of December. North Pole workshops could be gearing up at this very moment. But that is secret stuff. Since I can't get a visitor's pass there, I've got a different plan.

WTF Is Scentscaping?

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 12.08.2014 | HuffPost Home

There's no doubt you've walked into a hotel or restaurant before and thought to yourself, "How do they make it smell so darn good in here?" Well -- we...

Fall Into Autumn With These Super Easy Décor Ideas

Amy E. Goodman | Posted 12.01.2014 | HuffPost Home
Amy E. Goodman

I'm reminded of the bountiful ways one can easily decorate a tabletop, side board or entryway with very little expense.

Light

Valeria Pereira Howell | Posted 11.09.2014 | Arts
Valeria Pereira Howell

Life is all about finding the light... finding the place where you feel comfortable...Finding the place that gives you that warm feeling inside. Li...

10 Tips for Perfect Party Lighting

Carla McDonald | Posted 09.27.2014 | Style
Carla McDonald

One of the best ways to ensure that your guests enjoy your party is to make them feel attractive. When people feel gorgeous, they relax, become less self-conscious and take more joy in themselves and others.

Wow, This Scented Candle Smells A Lot Like Your Failed Marriage

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 07.08.2014 | Divorce

Flicking Candles are 100 percent soy, burn evenly and come encased in a completely reusable jar. They're also really snarky. Take for instance, the...

Get the 11 Best Under-$25 Souvenirs From Portland Without Leaving Home

Diane Vadino | Posted 06.09.2014 | Travel
Diane Vadino

If you left your heart in San Francisco -- along with your ex, Google buses, and tech bros --celebrate the start of something new and infinitely more durable in Portland.

The Faithful Shopper: Best for Beauty

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 05.27.2014 | New York
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Faith Hope Consolo

It's time to slough off winter skin, renew our faces, bodies and souls (and soles) with a stop at our favorite beauty stores and departments. Here are...

12 Days of Winter Meditations: Day 2

Maria Rodale | Posted 02.25.2014 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

Light: Flame of Love With the solstice comes the return of light and the promise that for every dark moment there will be a bright one. Almost ever...

The Gift That Works For Anyone on Your List

W | Posted 02.11.2014 | Style
W

10 beauty gifts that are so good, they're on fire.

Affordable Extravagances: A CEO's Gift Guide

Ada Polla | Posted 02.09.2014 | Style
Ada Polla

Finding the perfect gift for everyone really is one of the most satisfying things ever. If you are stuck buying yet another tie for your father, here are some out of the box ideas that will bring a smile to even the "hardest-to-shop-for-person-ever."

7 Strange Uses For Candle Stubs

Posted 11.24.2013 | Green

From Networx's Katie Marks: This winter, it's likely you'll be burning a lot of candles; for entertaining, for ambient lighting, and perhaps for th...

Yes, You Need Another Candle In Your Life -- We Promise

Posted 11.13.2013 | HuffPost Home

Between Nate Berkus' holiday collaboration with Target and his hubby-to-be's just-launched candle collection on Gilt, we officially have all the incen...

Is Your Self-Worth Tied to Numbers?

Dianne Harman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty
Dianne Harman

It seems there's a number attached to almost everything we do and we've become reliant on these numbers to tell us how we should feel about things. We may be a little older, and hopefully, a little wiser, but it doesn't mean that we still don't look outside ourselves for affirmation that what we're doing is okay.

Karl Lagerfeld Makes An Odd Career Choice

The Huffington Post | Michelle Manetti | Posted 10.04.2013 | HuffPost Home

Karl Lagerfeld has officially moved into the home sphere with his line of candles. Just last week Lagerfeld debuted his scents, which were created ...

Karl Lagerfeld X Welton London

Emily Elyse Miller | Posted 09.21.2013 | Style
Emily Elyse Miller

This October Karl Lagerfeld will not only invade your closet but also your home. Lagerfeld has recently signed a licensing agreement with Welton London to capture the aroma of one of fashion's most iconic couture houses.

PHOTOS: Use Candlelight To Up The Wow Factor At Your Ceremony

Posted 07.19.2013 | Weddings

By Kellee Khalil for Lover.ly When it comes to your wedding, sometimes being in the dark isn't a bad thing! Candles add a dramatic, romantic touch ...

Proof That There's Always A Light At The End Of The Tunnel

Posted 07.18.2013 | Healthy Living

The stress and strain of constantly being connected can sometimes take your life -- and your well-being -- off course. GPS For The Soul can help you f...

Make a DIY Citronella Candle

BrightNest | Posted 09.11.2013 | HuffPost Home
BrightNest

There's no argument that mosquitoes are a major buzz kill of summertime fun, but covering yourself from head to toe in sticky bug spray can be almost as vexing.

Spring Scented Candles To Match Your Home Decor Style

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 04.12.2013 | HuffPost Home

We love how a scented candle instantly sets the mood in our homes. And compared to plush pillows or a large graphic rug, they are a much more affordab...

Uncommon Art: A Candlemaker Draws Inspiration From Brooklyn's Bedford-Stuyvesant

Patrick McGinnis | Posted 04.28.2013 | Arts
Patrick McGinnis

With a resident community of artists, Bed-Stuy, like Bushwick, has become a focal point for new forms of artistic expression.

Darkness and Light

Lindsey Mead | Posted 02.20.2013 | Parents
Lindsey Mead

In the last few years, I have grown more aware of and more intimate with the role that light and dark play in my life. There's no better example of this than my family's over 30-year participation in a traditional party on the winter solstice.

My Top Home Decor Tips for the Holidays

Carter Oosterhouse | Posted 02.16.2013 | HuffPost Home
Carter Oosterhouse

The holidays are my favorite time of year. I'm on the road a lot, so I especially enjoy getting to spend time with my loved ones and focus on some of my own personal projects. Here are some of my favorite home decor tips to share during the holidays.