Afiya Francisco is a Style Expert, television and fashion personality, speaker, and brand ambassador. The Style House is a multimedia platform designed to help women approach their personal style with confidence, simplicity & joy. 

Beautiful Things: The Stockings Were Hung

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Have you finished up your shopping yet? Not to brag, but I'm all finished my shopping AND wrapping! Okay maybe I am bragging a bit, but I'll ask for your forgiveness as this may be the first year that won't see me in a mad dash on Christmas Eve. I love to wrap gifts and adore beautiful paper, ribbon and tags but, in a pinch, Kraft paper (or plain white paper) is just lovely...

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Image (top) Emma Cassi

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