My Favorite Holiday Candles

December 22, 2015 Decorating
Diptyque Pomander Candle_2

There’s nothing more comforting than filling your home with delicious scents that evoke the spirit of winter and the nostalgia of the holidays. This season I can’t stop burning Diptyque’s Pomander candle. With notes of orange citrus, warm cinnamon and spicy cloves, this candle leaves the delightful scent of Christmas lingering in the air. It’s the perfect holiday candle! Below, …

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7 Tips to Keep Your Live Christmas Tree Fresh

December 7, 2015 Decorating
Caring for Your Live Christmas Tree Tips

There’s nothing like the fragrant smell of a freshly cut Christmas tree! But if you’re like many people who buy their trees just after Thanksgiving and keep them up through New Year’s, this means you’ll need your tree to last for up to 6 weeks. Here are my 7 top tips for maintaining your cut tree and keeping it nourished, fresh and fragrant all throughout the holiday season.

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NYDJ Office Makeover

December 1, 2015 Decorating
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A while back I worked on a pretty fun commercial design project for NYDJ redecorating the lobby of their NYC office in Times Square. While the project was finished a couple of years ago, I’ve never shared any photos of it here on the blog so I thought it would be fun to take a look back at and show you how the project came together. If you’re not familiar with NYDJ, it’s an LA …

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3 Easy & Adorable No-Carve Halloween Pumpkins!

October 28, 2015 Decorating
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Halloween is right around the corner and if you’re looking for some super easy no-carve pumpkin ideas I’ve got you covered! I recently stopped by the Rachael Ray Show to share some easy and adorable no-carve pumpkin ideas. My fave is the donut pumpkin. I’m all over anything that revolves around food! Check out two videos below for full tutorials!


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Big News + Come Meet Me at Lowe’s This Weekend!

September 10, 2015 Notes from Nicole
Nicole Gibbons Lowe's Style Ambassador3

Huge news guys! If you follow me on social media, you may already know this but I’ve recently been appointed the first-ever Style Ambassador for Lowe’s Home Improvement! It’s a role that I’m incredibly excited about and I’ll be working closely with the brand on a number of projects including the launch of it’s first two stores in Manhattan. I’ll also be curating home d …

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