How to Pack For & Plan Your Winter Break Vacation

The best thing about winter break is that the whole family finally has a chance to get together and bond—on vacation, of course! With a sunshiny or snow-dusted getaway on the horizon, though, it can be hard to focus on the actual preparation part. That’s where we come in: we’re so excited for your vacation that we’ve put together this essential guide on how to pack both your suitcase and some fun tips of things to do when you’re finally on vacation. Continue reading 

Fitness Resolutions You Won’t Forget About in February

As the end of the year approaches, many of you may be thinking about New Year’s resolutions. Why wait until Jan 1? Start healthy habits now by working them into your everyday routine. Do some quick cardio here, sneak in a stretch there, make a few nutritious snack swaps and voila!easy ways to make every minute count. If you’re a mom, who needs weights and a treadmill when you have a loaded diaper bag and an active toddler? Read on to discover resolutions you’ll want to stick with in the New Year:

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How to Have a Wine Country Themed Wedding

Here at zulily, our Home buying team can’t get enough of the Wine Country wedding trend. Whether you’re planning a destination adventure to the Napa Valley or looking to bring its beautiful aesthetic to your own backyard, we’ve got helpful tips and great finds to help achieve the look and ensure you get hitched without a hitch. Continue reading 

The Most Wonderful Time of the Year for Romance

Whether you're in a long-term relationship, just starting the journey with someone new or taking some solo time to focus on yourself and your friends, there's no better time to feel the love than during that sweet spot between Thanksgiving and Valentine's Day. Read on to learn why winter is the most romantic time of year (did you know it's even considered engagement season?) and discover new ways to fall for chilly days. Continue reading 

Q&A with Boxed CEO Chieh Huang on Going Above & Beyond for Customers

At zulily, we're all about finding the best deals for our members. We had the chance to chat with Boxed CEO Chieh Huang who shares the same commitment to saving customers money and time, because we could all use a little more of both these days! Read on to learn how Boxed goes the extra mile for their customers: Continue reading 

Healthy Winter Recipes to Get You Through the Holidays

These days it seems that everywhere you look there is an enticing sugary treat, a rich chocolate drink or excess candy lying around from Halloween to binge on. If you want to indulge, go for it, but for those looking for healthier options over the holidays read on to find out how: Continue reading 

How To Make a Reindeer Bun

Looking for the perfect holiday hairstyle for you or your daughter? The reindeer bun is an easy to re-create hairstyle that will surely get you noticed! Read on for our hair tutorial from the zulily make-up team: Continue reading 

How to Personalize Your Stocking

Take some time with your kids or other mom friends during the frenzy of holiday shopping to craft. What better way to de-stress and be productive by creating personalized stockings for everyone in the family! If you are looking to diversify from the store-bought stockings and bring some personality to your holiday decor check out our video and step-by-step instructions to create your very own personalized stocking. Continue reading 

What to Expect at Your First Zumba Class

International music, funky apparel and dancing, did I just walk into a party or my gym? You probably have heard of Zumba® by now, but mustering up the courage to go to a class may be a little daunting, especially for those of you that don’t “Let It Move You™” on a regular basis.  We know our customers love to discover new things so we want to tell you about our favorite workout you may have heard of but never tried. We chatted with our friends at Zumba® to gather some tips on attending your first class. Because let's be honest, if you can get a work-out booty shaking, why not!?

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Amy Goodman on TODAY – Dress Your Kids in Style This Holiday Season

Here at zulily, we know that dressing your kiddos for the holidays can be stressful. Enter our Senior Lifestyle Editor, Amy E. Goodman, for a fresh take on seasonal trends that will keep your little ones looking adorable from meeting Santa to the perfect celebratory family photo. Continue reading 

Celebrate National Cookie Day with Jennifer Coffey

Happy National Cookie Day! It's one of our favorite days of the year so we caught up with cookie lover and QVC host Jennifer Coffey to share her favorite cookie recipe. Read on to hear about Jennifer's recent baking adventure with her daughter: Continue reading 

What to Wear to Your Minions Viewing Party

You fell in love with these adorable yellow creatures in Despicable Me, but now they are back with their very own feature film: Minions. Read on for Minions outfit ideas for watching the movie when it comes out on December 8, 2015: Continue reading 

Amy Stran Picks the Perfect Pieces for Every Neckline

You finally found the perfect holiday dress (phew!), but now have to think about the best accessory. Have no fear, QVC host Amy Stran helps pick the right necklace for your neckline. We cover the most popular neckline options for you: scoop neck, high neck, strapless, turtleneck and v neck. Read on to learn how to shimmer the night away with the right accessory. Continue reading 

QVC Host Albany Irvin’s Stocking Stuffer Must-Haves

Looking for stocking stuffer ideas for that tech lover in your family? Now that QVC and zulily are working together, Albany Irvin, the QVC host and self-proclaimed gadget girl, shared her favorite zulily tech accessory must-haves. Continue reading 

QVC Host Kerstin Lindquist’s Holiday Favorites

We hope you had an unforgettable Thanksgiving with delicious food, shared laughs and family moments to reminisce on for the next year. Now that you have packed up the turkey leftovers, it's time to start thinking about the holidays. Kerstin Lindquist of QVC is ready and shared a beautiful photo of her girls in holiday dresses from zulily. Read on to find out how you can find the best dresses for your festivities this year. Continue reading 

Shark Tank Holiday Exclusive

Da dun, da dun...the Sharks are here! At zulily, we are beyond excited to work with our friends at Shark Tank: Mark Cuban, Lori Greiner, Robert Herjavec, Kevin O'Leary, Barbara Corcoran and Daymond John. We partnered together to give you all a one-of-a-kind Shark Tank event and an exclusive insight into how the Sharks will each be celebrating the holidays this year. Continue reading 

How to Create Your New Year’s Eve Bubbly Bar

If you’re ringing in 2016 by hosting a shindig, we’re here to tell you that you can play hostess without feeling the stress. The key to an effortlessly magical New Year’s Eve party? A fabulous bubbly bar. You can deck it out with festive décor, all while setting it up to let your guests serve themselves. Follow our tips to make prepping easy so that you’re all set to enjoy, before and after the ball drops. Continue reading 

What to Wear to your Ugly Sweater Party

Holiday parties are the highlight of our winter season, especially those ugly sweater parties. Rather than spending hours getting dolled up, sometimes it’s just more fun to don an ugly sweater that will guarantee some laughs. Equip yourself with one of our favorites below.

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The Ultimate Star Wars Gift Guide

When it comes to holiday movie premieres, nothing has bigger buzz than the return of the most-loved intergalactic saga of all time – Star Wars!  Here’s a list of our favorite holiday gifts for every type of Star Wars fan to get them ready for Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Continue reading 

Sarah Michelle Geller’s Sugar Cookie Decorating Tips

Ready or not, here come the holidays! What better way to celebrate than in the kitchen creating delicious baked goods for friends and family, our friends at Foodstirs think so as well! Foodstirs sends premium baking mixes and food crafting kits (taste-tested by chefs and kids, alike) to your home. Products contain non-GMO ingredients that are free of artificial preservatives, flavors and colors to inspire a wholesome baking approach. The company founders want Foodstirs to bridge the gap for busy moms between inspiration and execution to encourage quality family time. We chatted with Sarah Michelle Geller, cofounder of Foodstirs, to provide us with her favorite sugar cookie decorating tips. Continue reading