August 2018 Archive

How to Jazz Up a Starbucks Gift Card For a Pumpkin Spice Latte Lover
How to Jazz Up a Starbucks Gift Card For a Pumpkin Spice Latte Lover

It’s that magical time of year – Pumpkin Spice Season! But let’s be honest, nothing is quite as iconic as the Pumpkin Spice Latte. It has become quite a tradition at L&V to celebrate the day the infamous PSL becomes available at Starbucks. This year, we wanted to commemorate the day with cute ideas for […]

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The Team’s Favorite Fall Designs
The Team’s Favorite Fall Designs

The ladies of L&V decided to weigh in on their favorite Fall designs from the Gather Collection! Keep reading for our picks & why we chose them… I absolutely love the “Come As You Are” print! It is so simple and sweet. I love the muted colors and delicate floral designs. Sometimes less is more […]

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Lily & Val Presents: Pretty Ordinary Friday #96
Lily & Val Presents: Pretty Ordinary Friday #96

For this month’s Pretty Ordinary Friday #96, we’re documenting snapshots of our month. 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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Lily & Val Loves – Cutest School Supplies
Lily & Val Loves – Cutest School Supplies

It’s time for everyone to go back to school! It seems like every Target is overrun with families frantically picking up all of the things the kids need to make this new year a great one. In all of the hustle and bustle, it’s tough to find truly thoughtful items, made by hand with love. […]

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How to Make a Modern Fall Wreath
How to Make a Modern Fall Wreath

Hey guys! FALL WREATH TIME! I love coming to you with faux floral tutorials, because they are so versatile and can be a great way to do something creative to refresh for the seasons.  For this season’s wreath, I wanted to share some fun tips that go beyond just the basics of building a great wreath! […]

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Introducing the 2018 Fall Collection: Gather
Introducing the 2018 Fall Collection: Gather

Friends, today is one of my favorite days of the year – the day we launch the Fall collection in the shop! Each year, this signifies the start of Fall for me and by now you all know how much I looooove Fall. This year, in particular, I’m excited to share the new designs, but perhaps […]

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Lily & Val Loves- Dorm Life Essentials
Lily & Val Loves- Dorm Life Essentials

It’s time for all of our college friends to head back to school! We have collected some of our favorite items for a good home refresh…but more importantly, these are all the essentials to set up a modern and cozy dorm room that will be the envy of all your friends. An added bonus is […]

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Life of The Party Paper Crafting by Lily & Val is Now Available For Pre-Order
Life of The Party Paper Crafting by Lily & Val is Now Available For Pre-Order

Friends, I have some BIG NEWS I’ve been bursting to share and today is the day… We have a new BOOK coming! Introducing“Life of The Party Papercrafting”! (To my paper-loving friends, you are really going to love this!) The book is an entire book of parties! Inside you’ll find tear-out coasters, postcards, menus, place cards, […]

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August’s “Less Screens” FREE Desktop Download
August’s “Less Screens” FREE Desktop Download

The end of summer will be upon us soon! Let’s intentionally slow down this August.  If you’ve been following me on Instagram, you’ll notice it’s been on my heart lately to talk about unplugging and being more intentional with our screen time. Speaking for myself, I’ve definitely felt the pull of imbalance in this area […]

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