January 2018 Archive

Lily & Val Presents: Pretty Ordinary Friday #85
Lily & Val Presents: Pretty Ordinary Friday #85

For this week’s Pretty Ordinary Friday #85, 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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How to Make a DIY Balloon and Flower Heart Backdrop For Valentine’s Day
How to Make a DIY Balloon and Flower Heart Backdrop For Valentine’s Day

Hello, Lovelies! Valentine’s & Galentine’s day will always be a cute and kitschy holiday to me. It’s so fun to bust out some decorations that remind you of your elementary school Valentine exchanges. Balloons are beautiful for all kinds of occasions and this little Valentine’s day heart would be a cute addition to any party […]

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Galentine Surprise Box Launching on Tuesday, January 30th
Galentine Surprise Box Launching on Tuesday, January 30th

Friends, you asked for more curated surprise boxes and we’re thrilled to say the next one (with a Galentine theme!) Is launching on Tuesday, January 30th at noon EST! Eeek! Our very first box was released in December and we sold out in 20 minutes! I still can’t believe it! We did increase the number […]

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Lily & Val Presents: Pretty Ordinary Friday #84
Lily & Val Presents: Pretty Ordinary Friday #84

For this week’s Pretty Ordinary Friday #84, 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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The 2018 Valentine’s / Galentine’s Collection is Here!
The 2018 Valentine’s / Galentine’s Collection is Here!

Friends, the  2018 Valentine’s / Galentine’s Collection is here and I’m thrilled to finally unveil the 5 new cards and 2 prints that launched today! With this collection, we wanted to give you a selection of cards that would be appropriate for everyone you love. From your husband to your BFF, these cards will help […]

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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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