Ambiciozna Wendy upa, da bo nekoč postala uspešna modna oblikovalka, zato sprejme službo asistentke pri slavni oblikovalki Priscilli Hall. Nekega večera ostane ujeta v dvigalu s privlačnim neznancem, s katerim se v navalu adrenalina poljubita. Naslednji dan Wendy čaka šokantno odkrije, saj se izkaže, da je neznanec iz dvigala partner njene šefice. K sreči je Adam ne prepozna, toda Wendy mora sodelovati z njim pri novemu projektu in počasi spozna, da se je zaljubila vanj.
Wendy Walton is the best designer in Boston... but no one knows it yet. Hoping to kick-start her career, Wendy has left work with the local theatre to take a job as an assistant to Priscilla Hall, the most prestigious designer in the city. Ms. Hall works Wendy around the clock, which is how Wendy finds herself trapped in an elevator late one night with an incredibly handsome stranger. Wendy and the mystery man share an impulsive, romantic, life-changing kiss before the doors open and Wendy runs out, leaving him behind. The next day at work, Wendy answers the door to find the handsome gentleman standing in front of her. Turns out he's Adam Hughes, a wealthy philanthropist - and Ms. Hall's long distance boyfriend. He doesn't recognize Wendy, which makes things all the more awkward for her when Ms. Hall assigns her to decorate his house for a big party at Christmas. As the holidays approach and Wendy and Adam spend more and more time together, Wendy realizes she's falling in love. Should she risk everything she's worked for and tell Adam the truth about their moment on the elevator before he proposes to Ms. Hall? And will Adam ever open his eyes and realize that the one true love of his life is right in front of him? A Christmas romance about how one kiss can change everything.