Holiday Planning & Ideas

From Valentine's Day cookies to Easter egg ideas to Christmas crafts and everything in between, this is your ultimate guide to hosting the holidays. Browse holiday crafts, gift ideas, and ideas for seasonal decorating by Martha Stewart.

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These Essential Recipes Are the Stars of Martha's St. Patrick's Day Feast
Come March, our founder looks forward to cooking up a traditional feast for friends and family on St. Patrick's Day. Over the years she's tried many different recipes, but these are her over-the-rainbow favorites.
Our All-Time Favorite Corned Beef and Cabbage Recipes for St. Patrick's Day
It's a St. Patrick's Day tradition: Whether you go the classic route with a salt-cured and seasoned beef brisket served alongside cabbage or decide to try something new, you can't go wrong. Here are our favorite ways to make corned beef and cabbage for March 17th.
St. Patrick's Day Paper Clover Wreath
There will be no shortage of good luck with this wreath displayed on your door!
Marzipan Leprechaun Hats
These bite-size bowlers are brimming with whimsy...yet no magic is needed to assemble them; in fact even store-bought elements will do the trick. Cap off the cupcake hats with black-tinted marzipan bands, bitty buckles of golden jimmies, and, if you're feeling lucky, shamrock sprinkles.
How to Make a Lucky Leprechaun Trap
This St. Patrick's Day, stop those pesky leprechauns in their tracks by creating an easy-to-assemble leprechaun trap; it'll help you and your family capture the troublemakers or, at the very least, receive a few gold chocolate coins for your trouble.

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Homemade Easter Basket Handles

Find out how to make these transformative handles using basket strips and ribbon, which mean you can turn anything into an Easter basket this year.