January 2018 - Lily & Val Living

January 2018 Archive

Bringing Back The Art of Snail Mail: Thoughts on Handwritten and Typewritten Notes
Bringing Back The Art of Snail Mail: Thoughts on Handwritten and Typewritten Notes

“2018: a return to naturalism. Let’s Correspond. Real paper. Real ink.” – John Mayer The other day, John Mayer posted this and it instantly inspired me. His sentiment about 2018 being a return to naturalism is something I feel so deeply about and it’s rooted in the philosophy of what we do at Lily & […]

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Lily & Val Presents: Pretty Ordinary Friday #83
Lily & Val Presents: Pretty Ordinary Friday #83

For this week’s Pretty Ordinary Friday #83, 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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Keepsake Kitchen Diary Crafting Inspiration
Keepsake Kitchen Diary Crafting Inspiration

With so many new people becoming Keepsake Kitchen Diary owners over the holidays, I wanted to share some crafting inspiration from the Lily & Val team! This fun spread for Spaghetti Sauce is filled with so many cute details and creativity! Scrapbooking and planner supplies will help you add some embellished flair to the pages. […]

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January Happy Mail Idea- Cozy Winter Vibes
January Happy Mail Idea- Cozy Winter Vibes

Friends, I hope your 2018 is off to an amazing start! I think this is the perfect time of year to try something creative. Yes, because of the new year, but mostly because it’s FREEZING outside and I’d rather be cozied up inside with a new project! This happy mail idea centers around giving your loved […]

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Lily & Val Presents: Pretty Ordinary Friday #82
Lily & Val Presents: Pretty Ordinary Friday #82

For this week’s Pretty Ordinary Friday #82, 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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2018 Lily & Val Flagship Store Update
2018 Lily & Val Flagship Store Update

Hi Friends. Today I have some bittersweet news to share and I’m not really sure if I have the right words, so please bear with me. Also, there’s SO much on my heart and too many things I want to express, but for now, I will be as concise as I can. 🙂 In 2016 […]

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“Refocus” January Free Desktop Wallpaper Download
“Refocus” January Free Desktop Wallpaper Download

Happy New Year, everyone! For January’s free desktop wallpaper download, I’m excited to reveal my word of the year – Refocus! Why “Refocus”? In the 2017 Year in Review for Lily & Val, I declared 2017 the year of “learning.” I’m grateful for the past year and how much it stretched, challenged, and taught me. Following […]

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