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December 20, 2017 • HOLIDAYS, PARTIES

5 Things Every Southern Christmas Party Needs

Draper James gal Abby Green, known on Instagram as @putonkindness, previously taught us the most important Southern etiquette rules as well as her tips on how to host a flawless Southern brunch.

This time, in honor of the …

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December 19, 2017 • STYLE SCHOOL

Style School: The Perfect Holiday Party Look with Awed by Monica

You can’t NOT feel festive in a red dress this time of the year.

That’s why we’re such fans of our Blooming Lace Dress, the little number Monica Awe-Etuk of the blog Awed by Monica paired with our Embellished

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December 15, 2017 • Behind The Scenes, PEOPLE

Please Meet: Matthew Sporzynski, the “Paper Artist” Behind Our Holiday Shoot

When we started to identify what we wanted our Holiday 2017 editorial shoot to look like, there was one person who immediately came to the forefront of conversation: Matthew Sporzynski.

Sporzynki, unofficially known as a “paper artist,” brought his talents …

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December 13, 2017 • HOLIDAYS

The Draper James Team Shares Our Favorite Holiday Traditions

The Draper James team has been all about spreading holiday cheer this month.

We recently had an office bake-off (a biscuit recipe won), a festive Christmas party with more Southern dishes than you could ever imagine, and Christmas carols are …

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December 11, 2017 • HOLIDAYS, RECIPE

Hello, Sugar: Elisabeth & Butter’s Chewy Gingerbread Cookie Recipe

Nothing says “happy holidays” quite like gingerbread cookies.

Just the smell of these iconic cookies evokes feelings of comfort and memories of warm, happy holiday moments.

In honor of the season, Elisabeth & Butter, a baking extraordinaire, came up …

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