November 2017 Archive

Lily & Val Gift Guide: The Bachelor
Lily & Val Gift Guide: The Bachelor

For the single guy living that bachelor pad life, this list has a few masculine decor items. If they don’t like to decorate…well, you just helped them impress their next guest! These fun handmade candles will improve the way his space smells and comes in lots of fun scents that are based on banned books, […]

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Introducing the Lily & Val Curated Surprise Box
Introducing the Lily & Val Curated Surprise Box

Friends, I’ve had exciting news under wraps for a while and I’m finally able to share it with you!! Something special is coming… We receive so many messages and sweet notes from far away friends telling us how you wish you could visit our Pittsburgh brick and mortar store! SO…. we got to thinking. How […]

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Lily & Val Gift Guide: The Fresh Chef
Lily & Val Gift Guide: The Fresh Chef

Lemons are lovely and so is this gift guide, perfect for those special people who love to be in their kitchen whipping up fresh goodies. The lemon theme to these gift ideas will make you look so “with it” and be sure to brighten their day. Grab the new Whimsical Lemon Keepsake Kitchen Diary for […]

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Lily & Val Gift Guide: The Nostalgic Sentimental
Lily & Val Gift Guide: The Nostalgic Sentimental

Sappy and sweet. This guide is for the person in your life who just loves old things and cherishes memories in fun and creative ways. Help them reminisce with these unique, handmade candles based on banned books from school days or the Keepsake Kitchen Diary– a family recipe keeper with room for them to add […]

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Lily & Val Gift Guide: Sugar & Extra Spice
Lily & Val Gift Guide: Sugar & Extra Spice

This gift guide is for that special person you know, who has a little sass. When the “girlie” things just doesn’t fit the bill this holiday season, try one of these naughty & nice gift ideas. They are sure to love receiving these unique and unexpected gifts! The tote bag and pencil sets are sure […]

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Lily & Val Gift Guide: Trendy Traveler
Lily & Val Gift Guide: Trendy Traveler

Traveling is my favorite thing to do. This list included some great selections for grounded adventurers and jet-setters alike. In this list, you will find some tried and true travel essential like the Bon Voyage pouch, slouchy beret (for that bad travel hair), and the travel-friendly all natural roll-on perfume. Items to inspire the adventurous […]

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5 Holiday Card Envelope Decorating Ideas
5 Holiday Card Envelope Decorating Ideas

Surprising someone with a piece of snail mail is certainly special in and of itself, but sometimes the extra, little details can make a huge impact – especially around the holidays when mailboxes begin to fill up with seasonal greetings! I had so much fun coming up with these 5 holiday card envelope decorating ideas to help […]

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What Small Business Saturday Means To Me Plus Free Graphics
What Small Business Saturday Means To Me Plus Free Graphics

Friends, we are coming up on a special day that means a lot to me and the entire L&V team: Small Business Saturday. If you’ve been following along with Lily & Val for a while, you’ll know that we opt out of out the traditional Black Friday sale, and instead hold our biggest sale of […]

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Lily & Val Presents: Pretty Ordinary Friday #77
Lily & Val Presents: Pretty Ordinary Friday #77

For this week’s Pretty Ordinary Friday #77, we’re documenting snapshots of our week. While our pictures may not be the prettiest or the most interesting, we enjoyed each instance and want to remember them! These are the behind-the-scenes, in-between moments – the small peeks that would otherwise be forgotten. Join us as we use this series to […]

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Introducing Lily & Val Holiday Photo Cards –  An Exciting Collaboration with Mixbook!
Introducing Lily & Val Holiday Photo Cards – An Exciting Collaboration with Mixbook!

Friends! There is so much to tell you I feel like I’m saying “big news” almost every day, but this is really big news!!!! I’m overjoyed to tell you that Lily & Val holiday photo cards are here through an exciting collaboration with Mixbook! Photo cards have been much requested throughout the years and I’m so […]

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