December is under way, which means it's beginning to look a lot like Christmas round the world — especially for celebrities. Not only is Tinseltown itself getting decked out, but also, stars from Kelly Clarkson and Heidi Klum to Sarah Michelle Gellar are getting ready for the holidays just like the rest of us: hauling trees, singing classic tunes, dressing up in their best festive attire, and posing with the big man in red himself.
Click through to see the stars getting in the holiday spirit, and if it inspires you to start shopping, then be sure to check out our holiday gift guide!
As Winter sets in, all we really want to do is make some hot cocoa and navigate to Netflix, which has a great crop of seasonal favorites to enjoy. Hoping for some holiday classics? Look no further, because we've rounded up the best of Netflix's Christmas-themed movies. Whether you're looking for nostalgia, animation, or something slightly spooky, take a look at what Netflix has to offer!
Once upon a time, Tim Burton created Jack Skellington, and a holiday hero was born. The Nightmare Before Christmas is a great film, because you get to watch it twice a year: once on Halloween, and once on Christmas!
No one does Christmas quite like Clark Griswold, and nothing says "holidays" quite like a viewing of National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation. Learn from Clark's mistakes; make sure your family brings its own trailer to sleep in.
Yes, this Jonathan Taylor Thomas gem is currently streaming on Netflix. Relive his struggle to get home in time for the holidays in I'll Be Home For Christmas all over again! Bonus: Jessica Biel is in it. Keep reading to see more movies.
If you've got a Harry Potter-loving muggle in your life, then consider your holiday shopping done. There are so many amazing items for fans of the wizarding world, from cute key chains to more high-end items like crystal balls and magic wands. With lots of options at every price point, you'll be sure to cast a spell with one of these goodies.
Party at Jennifer Aniston's house! A slew of celebrities gathered at Jennifer and Justin Theroux's Bel Air home on Sunday night for what looked like a special holiday party. Jennifer's friend and former costar Courteney Cox drove up to the bash with a mystery man, while Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin arrived in a separate car. Other guests included Tobey Maguire and his wife, Jennifer Meyer, who both couldn't contain their laughter as they made their way to the party; Robert Downey Jr. and his wife, Susan Downey; Chelsea Handler; and Arrested Development stars Will Arnett and Jason Bateman. Jason knows Jennifer very well as the two have costarred in both Horrible Bosses and The Switch.
Jennifer and her fiancé, Justin, were spotted preparing for their holiday bash last week when they went Christmas tree shopping together in LA. The pair reportedly picked out a "big noble fir," which was undoubtedly featured at their festive fete.
It's the most wonderful time of the year: time to watch as many Christmas movies as you can until you're physically unable to continue! We've decided it might be best to ease you into it, so instead of making you watch the whole films, we've rounded up the most GIF-worthy moments of 12 classic, wonderful Christmas movies. We'll be adding in a new GIF every day, so check back to see which movies make our list!
There are so many different storylines in Love Actually, which means at least one of them is going to mirror your own holiday experience. Basically, it's fitting for any mood you're in, from down in the dumps to head in the clouds.
Come on, there's no way you're going to get through this movie without laughing. And if you do somehow manage to make it through without laughing, then you're just a regular Scrooge.
Aside from the fact that the terrifying abominable snowman gave me years and years worth of nightmares, I watched this one countless times as a kid.
Come on. It's the Muppets. What else do you need? Plus, this specific moment embodies almost every dietary moment of the holiday season.
It totally nails that whole "hopeless romantic" thing. Also, when's a good time to talk about those houses?
It's the most wonderful time of the year, and that means it's time to get gifting! Our editors have rounded up some of their favorite items to help you pick the perfect present for that special friend, family member, or co-worker. We've got 100 great ideas to make the giving even easier this year, and if you're still stumped, check out even more gift guides to get you started. Happy holidays — and happy shopping!
The holidays are almost here, and if you have a white elephant gift exchange coming up, we've got you covered — especially if you love pop culture. Click through to find silly, weird, and cool gifts to get your white elephant party started — there may even be stuff you want for real!
The Christmas season can officially start because Mariah Carey is singing holiday songs. The pop diva pretaped two performances for the annual lighting of the famed Christmas tree in Rockefeller Center in NYC on Tuesday night. The actual lighting ceremony will take place tonight at 9 p.m. EST on NBC, but Mariah got a head start on the action, which will also include performances from Mary J. Blige and Ariana Grande. Mariah is no stranger to the Rockefeller tree-lighting bash as she has performed at the annual event every year since 2009.