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Love-A-Thon Raises Money and Spirits

Alex Godin is organizing a Love-a-thon this Inauguration Day to raise money for Planned Parenthood, the ACLU, and Earthjustice.

STORY Sample Sale

It’s time to shop a year of stories under one roof at our four-day sample sale!

In Conversation: Anewall

Meet the sisters (in law) team that had us covered when it came to our southwest-inspired Home for the Holidays.

Looking Back at Home for the Holidays

We’re looking back at our favorite moments from Home for the Holidays. The fun is winds down on January 17 as we gear up for a new STORY. Don’t miss our last weekend!

Weekend Guide to Finding Your Center

The weekend is fast-approaching, and whether you’re a warrior, a wonderer, or a wanderer, there’s a mindfulness-oriented activity for everyone.

Design Trends From the West

From the clean lines and colors that evoke the midcentury modern movement, to rustic heirloom pieces, these west coast finds are must-have decorative touches for any home.

The Mindfulness Reading List

Our selection of mindfulness reads that promise to help any reader become more grounded, grateful, and present – cover to cover.

In Conversation: Carol Perkins of Harry Barker

No matter what story we’re telling, we can’t resist finding a way to feature products by Harry Barker – the ethically-minded company that makes dog products with style and quality. Now, meet the extraordinary woman behind the business.

Three Smart Phone-Case Finds

Consider this a notification: From functional to simply sleek, these accessories are more than just protection for your device!

In Conversation: Gauri Nanda, Founder of Toymail

We’re so intrigued by the potential of Toymail – the techie toy for tots – we chatted with the company’s founder, Gauri Nanda, about her inspiration behind the beloved device, and what’s on the horizon.

Storytellers Share Their Favorite Moments of 2016

No matter where you fall personally or politically, there’s no denying that 2016 was one long, strange trip of a year. We regrouped with our Storytellers to share their high moments of 2016 – both at STORY and in their personal lives. Here’s a look back at what we saw, experienced, and conquered.

Have a Sparkling NYE

Say, “see ya never” to 2016 with our roundup of New Years Eve party essentials.

Looking Back at 2016: Part I

Before turning to another chapter in our STORY, we’re looking back at the moments of 2016 that remind us of why we love to push the limits of retail, partner with thought leaders, and constantly ch-ch-change up our look.

Shady Acres’ Coffee Cake

Shady Acres shares their recipe for Coffee Cake with their homemade Bluebarb jam.

Hella Company’s New Year’s Eve Cocktail

As we gear up to party like it’s 1999 (?) we’ve asked the “bitter boys” at Hella Company to concoct a festive New Years’ Eve cocktail that takes the standard glass of bubbly to the next level.

Cozy Knits for the Whole Family

Wrap up your family (or just your squad) in this roundup of cozy knits that keep you comfy this winter.

Julie Rofman’s Artful Wearables

We’re wearing our art on our sleeve (and wrists!) with Julie Roffman’s intricate beaded designs.

Five F’ing Fab Gifts

Find the perfect gift for your favorite profane person in our roundup of strongly-worded gifts.

Two Card-Carrying #PitchNight Alums

At Home for the Holidays, we invited back two of our favorite #PitchNight presenters who WOW-ed us with their wonderful greeting cards.

In Conversation: Carpe Donut NYC

Carpe Donut NYC joins us for our final #SnacknShop just in time to wrap up your holiday shopping! We chatted with one of our favorite vendies about secret ingredients, and seizing the (sweeter) moments of life.

✓ Treat Yourself

We have the must-haves that will delight everyone on your gift list alongside indulgences to keep your spirits high!

✓ Jet Set Go

Whether you just travel Home for the Holidays or live a mile-high lifestyle all year round, these smart gifts will elevate every flight.

Hanukkah Essentials

No matter how you spell it, we’ve got Hanukkah essentials for you!

✓ Mix Things Up

From textured whiskey cubes to carry on cocktail kits, spread the holiday cheers with these essentials for every home bar (or bar dweller).

In Conversation: Sophia Amoruso

#GIRLBOSS Sophia Amoruso curated an exclusive gift list to keep us powered up and looking “on” this holiday. We chatted with her about how to make a lasting impression, her style hack, and her favorite spots in NYC and LA!

In Conversation: Korilla BBQ

This Saturday, 12-4PM, Korilla BBQ joins us for #SnacknShop. We caught up with one of NYC’s OG vendies to talk about the transition from truck to brick and mortar, their work with Liberty in North Korea, and what to order.

In Conversation: Simon Sinek

Our favorite optimist, Simon Sinek, joins STORY to greet fans and sign copies of his latest book, Together is Better. Here’s our conversation with him.

Funny Gifts for Foodies

Odd and interesting food-themed finds that pack their own special kind of holiday flavor!

Humorous Gifts for the Office

These snarky finds are sure to make your gift the life of the office holiday party!

✓ Kid Around

The Holiday Season is magical for everyone, but especially so for the little ones. Bring comfort and cuteness Home for the Holidays with these adorable finds.

The Updated Gentleman’s Gift List

From bowties to calling cards, our ultimate gift list that’s curated for the manly men in your life who defy definition.

In Conversation: Snowday

The Snowday food truck joins us this weekend for #SnacknShop! We chatted with the social justice vehicle about their maple syrup-inspired menu, and their mission to give access to wholesome food everywhere.

Travel Gifts for HER

For the on-the-go woman, we’ve got the travel finds gifts will keep her sane and stylish from take off to check-in.

In Conversation: Erica Moreno of FLOR

When it comes to designing Home for the Holidays, FLOR’s got us covered with the carpeting that really “ties our rooms together.” We caught up with designer Erica Moreno to learn more on how flooring fits into the design process.

Darcy Miller Book Signing

Queen of celebrations, Darcy Miller, joins STORY to greet fans and sign copies of her latest book, Celebrate Everything!

In Conversation: David Kidder

Entrepreneur David Kidder curated an exclusive gift list with items that work hard and play hard this holiday. We chatted with him about building a successful startup, his personal productivity hack, and his favorite spot in NYC.

Eat Drink Lucky’s Guide to December

Our friends at Eat Drink Lucky, the daily e-newsletter that covers everything you should be eating, drinking, and doing, has curated a December guide exclusively for STORY.

Gifts for the Little Learner

While we’re finding our most creative and productive inner-elves throughout the holiday season, the kiddies in our lives are learning, playing, and plugging in. Here’s our roundup of smart, creative, and constructive toys for tots in the “know.”

#GivingTuesday Gift Guide

In the spirit of #GivingTuesday, the official kickoff to the charitable season, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite Home for the Holidays partners that craft beautiful goods that give back.

Snack ‘n Shop Saturdays!

We’ve got the gift lists, and the scrumptious food trucks to fill you up as you power through those to-dos. #SnacknShop

In Conversation: Sweet Dani B

The “couture cookie master” Sweet Dani B joins us this Sunday for a cookie trunk show! We chatted with her about her Emmy-award winning work with Martha Stewart, her cookie calling, and the real meaning behind her motto, “life is sweet.”

Gifts for the Not-So-Camera-Shy

Our roundup of gift ideas for those that are anything but camera-shy. Get ready to say cheese!

TO-DO: Baby’s Night Out

Our to-do list for a toddler’s night out will keep the little one happy, snappy, and ready to be the littlest life of the party.

Movember Must-Haves

As Movember draws to a close, we’ve got the beard-shaping basics for the bros who understand the long and the short of it.

Small Business Saturday

This weekend marks Small Business Saturday! After you’ve stopped by STORY for #SnacknShop with Carpe Donut NYC, check out our favorite small businesses in the neighborhood!

Storytellers Share Their Gratitude

Happy Thanksgiving from STORY! Our Storytellers are sharing what they’re grateful for, and their favorite Thanksgiving dish (including some foodie surprises from our shop).

In Conversation: Em John

19-year-old Em John hosts a jewelry trunk show this weekend at STORY! We caught up with her to chat about her design process, balancing jewelry design with being a college student, and her favorite parts of NYC.

TO-DO: Secure Your Stuff

No matter where the holiday takes you, our to-do list will ensure that you (and your stuff) make it to your destination safe, sound, and in one piece.

✓ Dress Up Your Nest

Whether you’re decking the halls or cuddling up for a movie night, these finds will help you add a little winter flair to your space.

Coral & Tusk’s Lovely Linens

Brooklyn-based Coral & Tusk’s embroidered stockings, pillows and greeting cards are stitched to perfection.

In Conversation: Skip Hursh

We caught up with Working Not Working’s Skip Hursh – this weekend’s Out of Office Hours designer – and chatted about his design process, living in New York City, and the best productivity hack.

In Conversation: Pawel Nolbert

Pawel Nolbert of the Working Not Working creative collective joins us this Sunday 12-4 PM to help visitors create custom, complimentary cell phone skins on the Microsoft Surface! He spoke to us about his creative process and productivity hacks.

In Conversation: Arthur Lasky of HearthCabinet Ventless Fireplaces

Having worked with HearthCabinet year after year, we took a little time out to chat with founder Arthur Lasky about how he got into the “ventless fireplace” business, and what it is about fireplaces that bring a special je ne sais quoi into every room.

Welcome to Home for the Holidays 2016!

Welcome to Home for the Holidays! This time around, we’ve partnered with Microsoft Surface to power up a space that serves as your living gift guide within a cozy home. From curated gift lists to action-packed events, we’ll help you conquer those holiday to-dos so there’s more time to “do you.”