14 Obscure Etiquette Rules You Probably Break All the Time
When it comes to eating, talking on the phone, or even introducing people, you're probably guilty of these not-etiquette-sanctioned behaviors.
American Flag Etiquette: 12 Mistakes You Didn’t Realize You Were Making
We’ve checked with some patriotic organizations about how best to display Old Glory based on the U.S. Flag Code. These...
18 Things Polite People Don’t Do on Thanksgiving
Etiquette experts agree that Thanksgiving is most enjoyable if people are polite. Here's what polite hosts and guests shouldn’t do...
9 Thanksgiving Etiquette Tips for Hosts, and 8 for Guests
On Thanksgiving, the last thing you want to be is an ungrateful host or guest.
25 Perfect Holiday Hostess Gifts You Can Order on Amazon
Looking for a thoughtful hostess gift that's more personal than a bottle of red wine? Any host on your "nice"...
10 Clever Ways to Shamelessly Regift This Holiday Season
Regifting isn't nearly as discourteous as you think it is, according to etiquette experts—as long as you do it right....
Holiday Tipping: Who (and How Much) Should You Be Tipping?
While holiday tipping may not be obligatory, it's certainly a nice gesture to show you care. Take out the guesswork...
8 Things Polite People Don’t Do While Christmas Shopping
Set your alarms for Black Friday shopping, and share these tips from etiquette experts on holiday shopping etiquette.
How an Etiquette Expert Reacts to Bad Christmas Gifts
You're bound to receive a gift this holiday season that you would never have bought for yourself—here's how to handle...
10 Royal Wedding Etiquette Rules Every Member of the Royal Family Follows
Whether you're an official guest or a gawker, brush up on these royal rules for getting hitched.
The Ultimate Guide to the Right Hostess Gifts for Every Occasion
We know we're supposed to show our appreciation to our hosts, but it can be tricky to choose the right...
9 Tricky Etiquette Scenarios for Getting Through the Holiday Season
Family time, traditions, comfort food, lit-up kids’ faces … and, inevitably, drama. Avoid holiday mishaps with this guide to basic...
10 Pieces of Gift-Giving Etiquette You Need This Holiday Season
Who should you give to? How much should you spend? Your questions, answered.
10 Little Etiquette Tips to Use When You’re a Guest in Someone’s Home
Mind your manners and you'll get an invite back.
Hate Your Present? Here’s What to Do Next
It's happened to all of us: Instead of a present you were hoping for, someone's given you a big, huge...
Polite Responses to 16 of Your Most Awkward Holiday Encounters
What would the holidays be without some cringe-worthy moments?