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Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016

Holidays in the time of Trump. Even the gifts have been weaponized.

Tensions are running so high that even the world’s blandest gift -- a candle -- threatens to become a flash point.

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Cavort with cast members of the Boston Ballet

Celebrate the holiday with a dose of make-believe

Jewelry maker Emily Scott


Tips on picking an engagement ring

Jewelry maker Emily Scott’s new nuptial line debuts this season with engagement rings and wedding bands for men and women.

Gifts aplenty at Harvard ceramics sale

For devotees of the exquisitely handmade, the Boston area does not disappoint.


A spritz with shimmer

There’s no question that buying clothes for someone at the holidays can be a dicey business. So maybe skip that altogether and concentrate on beauty and grooming products instead.

A very Wes Anderson holiday ad

Wes Anderson has directed a short holiday film starring Oscar-winner Adrien Brody for discount clothing retailer H&M.

Is Cyber Monday all that special?

Condensing hours of holiday shopping into a series of clicks is an attractive option.

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Showing solidarity

When a pin won’t work, try a necklace


Drop on in. The shopping’s fine.

Nantucket pop-up boutique TownPool promises to be probably the least fussy, most entertaining shopping experience in the Back Bay.

Katherine Waterston and Eddie Redmayne in ‘‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.’’

‘Fantastic Beasts’ soars to the top of the box office

The Harry Potter spinoff cast a spell over audiences in its debut.

2017 models on display included the Mazda CX-5.

As America shifts to SUVs, so does the L.A. Auto Show

America’s shift from cars to SUVs is starting to look permanent, and automakers are scrambling to meet the demand.

Susan Kanoff


A boutique for women who need a lift

Susan Kanoff’s Lawrence boutique enables women — often domestic-violence survivors or low-income parents — to feel powerful through fashion.

Republican President-elect Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka Trump arrives at Trump Tower in New York, New York, U.S., November 11, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Ivanka Trump’s company pitches product after TV interview

Journalists received an email touting “Ivanka Trump wearing her favorite bangle from the Metropolis Collection on ‘60 Minutes.’”

iMaschine 2 lets you sample and record your own beats on touchscreen pads.

tech nomad

A wide world of music-making apps put a studio in your palm

The beat goes on, and a wide world of music-making apps are here to help.

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Wife frustrated by husband’s employment

She’s resentful that her husband is often without work while she has to work 40 hours a week. She says it’s not what she signed up for.

Hillary Clinton at a campaign rally Nov. 4.

The pantsuit marches on

Hillary Clinton lost the election. But her signature ensemble has a newfound power.

“Exhibitionism — The Rolling Stones” at Industria in New York is billed as the largest collection of the band’s stage outfits, musical instruments. and memorabilia ever assembled.

How the Rolling Stones became fashion icons

On May 4, 1963, the Rolling Stones, then a scrappy quintet known mostly for banging out Chuck Berry covers, gathered for their first official photo shoot on the streets of London’s Chelsea district.


Maritime-inspired accessory shop to pop up in Back Bay

Twenty-nine-year-old Andover native Mike Lamagna wants to corner a niche market with Long Wharf Supply Co.

Quote of the day: Beyoncé

‘I want my daughter to grow up seeing a woman lead our country and know that her possibilities are limitless.’ BEYONCE , introducing Hillary Clinton at Jay Z’s concert to mobilize voters in Cleveland

Science for kids, delivered

Just in time for the holidays: Blue Moon Box hopes to appeal to young, would-be scientists.

Gwladys Hopkins holds a bird carving by A.J. King that she repaired.

They hatched a plan for a unique exhibit

“The Art of the Miniature: Rare Carvings by the Masters” is a display of exquisite works by six of the best American wood carvers of the 19th and 20th centuries.

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Men at work

The Tie Bar pops up on Newbury Street offering neckwear and more through December


Arlington novelist’s debut to become indie film

Sovereign Films, an independent production company based in London, recently acquired the rights to Kaitlyn Greenidge’s debut novel “We Love You, Charlie Freeman.”


Decor, design, and no shortage of inspiration

Visit the Boston Home Décor Show. A Pinterest board can only take you so far.


Looking good, feeling comfy

Call Avra Myers the doyenne of haute cozy couture.

Daily guide of TV and radio highlights

Daily guide of TV and radio highlights

Daily guide of TV and radio highlights for Oct. 31, 2016

Daily guide of TV and radio highlights


From social worker to jeweler to the stars

Six years ago, Beth Miller left a long career in teaching, social work, and as a concierge to become a jeweler.

Cara Delevingne

Don’t raise your brows over this

Micro-blading is the newest way to achieve a fuller, bushier look.

Both the exterior and interior of the new Mercedes-Benz C300 Coupe are sleekly designed.


Mercedes C300 Coupe subtracts doors, adds passion

It’s easy to understand why Mercedes-Benz C300 Coupe buyers would skip the sedan version, if only for the feel of leaving adult responsibility in the slow lane.

Daily guide of TV and radio highlights for Saturday Oct. 22, 2016.

Daily guide of TV and radio highlights

Want a self-driving car? California considers public use

California regulators asked the public Wednesday to critique proposed regulations that would — eventually — allow self-driving cars that lack a steering wheel or pedals on public roads.The message: The regulations still need a lot of work.

In the kitchen, cabinets are painted light grey and light fixtures make a big impact.

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Distinctive elements add flair

Jessica Chabot, design director for Needham-based Hawthorne Builders, on how to make newly construction homes feel more lived in.

President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama walk to North Portico at the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016, to greet Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi and his wife Agnese Landini, for a State Dinner. The first lady is wearing a floor length, rose gold chainmail gown designed by Atelier Versace. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)

Michelle Obama shines in Versace at White House dinner

Obama dazzled at her final state dinner as first lady, wearing a figure-hugging, floor-length rose gold chainmail gown.


Diana Henry on the joy of simple cooking: ‘I’m quite lazy, you see’

Cookbook author Diana Henry on the joy of simple cooking

Daily guide of TV and radio highlights for Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016.

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Daily guide of TV and radio highlights for Saturday Oct. 15, 2016.

Daily guide of TV and radio highlights


Hoping it’s the right time for his watches

Michael Lembo is a restaurant industry fixture and now he’s recently launched a watch company.

Alli Webb

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Major ‘blowout’ with Alli Webb at Sephora

The Drybar founder will sign books on Oct. 22.

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Billy and Bobby McClain

Dancers; school administrators and counselors; directors of the nonprofit Project RISE.

Quote of the day: Benedict Cumberbatch

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Magic carpets

Rug Company opens a showroom on Newbury Street stocking floor coverings with hummingbirds, serpents, and abstract designs

Stylish city moms cheer return of Mulberry Road kiddie boutique

Much to the dismay of local parents, Mulberry Road closed in May but has just been reopened by Lauren Moore and Martha Toti Mathews.

The Return of the Pumpkin People festival in Jackson, N.H., finds homes and businesses decorating their yards with pumpkin people displays that attract thousands of visitors.

It’s the great pumpkin people returning to town

For more than 30 years, Jackson, N.H., residents and businesses have created wondrous displays of pumpkin people, both spoofing iconic figures and pop culture events.

Memories play a role in new Falmouth kitchen

After several years of cooking in a cramped, dated kitchen, the owners of a Cape Cod-style house realized it was time for an overhaul.