What We’d Wear (And Who We’d Invite) to the 2015 Met Gala

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With tables starting at a minimum of $175,000 per table (according to a recent New York Times post), securing a spot at the 2015 Met Gala is no small feat.

In celebration of tonight’s event themed “China: Through the Looking Glass,” we asked a few of our staffers, “If you scored a golden ticket what would you wear—and who would you bring—to New York City’s biggest social event?” Let the best dressed table win!

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Baby on Board? We’ve Got You Covered: Consider Your New-Baby Shopping List Checked Off

orig-1Whether you’re awaiting the latest sibling or the stork’s bringing your very first bundle, preparation is key. Which is why we’ve put together a comprehensive offering of the absolute essentials to get ready for baby — brought to you by a roster of our best brands.

Bring your bundle home in style with some of the softest linens around from Gilt-favorite aden + anais (a delicately printed swaddle wrap is a perfect post-hospital pick). And they’ll be outfitted for every occasion with adorable matching sets from Little Me and comfy-cute dresses and play clothes from Lilly & Sid London.

With their layette all set, arm yourself with essential, routine-tackling gear: Think BabyBjörn’s go-to carriers and spill-proof bibs, Maclaren’s adjustable strollers, and JJ Cole’s multitasking diaper bags and backpacks. Your day-to-day has never run more smoothly. Lastly, pick up Nursery Works’ sleek wooden cribs, changing tables, and plush rocking chairs, and create an ideal space for them to start dreaming.

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Artsy Easter: DIY Crafts for Kids (+ Everything You Need to Fill Their Baskets)

Sure, you can pull a Martha Stewart and engineer an elegant Easter yourself…but we’ve got a feeling there are some little helpers at home eager to lend a hand. From brunch decorating to egg dyeing, your live-in assistants will hop at the chance to test-drive their DIY skills — and nothing says family fun like an afternoon of easy crafts you can prep as a team. Check out three of our blogger favorites, then shop basket-filling goodies kids will flip for, dressed-up outfits for boys and girls, and more festive musts for a picture-perfect holiday.

“A Fun New Way to Dye Easter Eggs” [c/o Handmade Charlotte]
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“Paper Plate Easter Chick” [c/o Simple As That]
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“Make Your Own Easter Crayons” [c/o Moonfrye]
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Serena & Lily: Meet the Designers

 


This dynamic design duo makes it easy to spice up your space: Add a decorative rug to your decor or hang the perfect pop-of-color curtains in your little one’s room. “Started by two amazing women with a passion for beautiful interiors, Serena & Lily’s designs brighten every home, every room, every day,” says Alexis Maybank, Gilt.com’s co-founder. Here, the pair gave us a chic peek into the brand and their homes. Don’t forget to shop our Serena & Lily sales on Friday, October 4.

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