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How To Decorate Open Kitchen Shelves
How To Decorate Open Kitchen Shelves

We have all seen those perfectly decorated shelves in Pinterest kitchens and magazine bookshelves “mine will never look that good”. The art of setting up an open shelf of any kind is actually pretty simple when you break it down and become intentional about what you choose to set out in your home. These kitchen […]

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How to Decorate with A Lavender & Terracotta Color Palette
How to Decorate with A Lavender & Terracotta Color Palette

You have probably noticed that we got into lavender this summer. Obviously we are on team pink here at Lily & Val, but a little lavender is a nice fresh change. Decorating with any color is a delicate balance. When you are using these light pastel shades, it’s important to be careful how you balance […]

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4 Tips for Decorating With Throw Pillows In Your Bedroom
4 Tips for Decorating With Throw Pillows In Your Bedroom

I am absolutely in love with throw pillows…just ask my husband. I think that’s a pretty standard obsession for those of us of the female variety. Since we started designing throw pillows over here at Lily & Val, we decided it was a good idea to share some throw pillow decorating tips here on the blog… […]

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Limited Edition Handmade Pillows Are Here For Mother’s Day
Limited Edition Handmade Pillows Are Here For Mother’s Day

Friends, we’re super excited over here because yesterday we released something brand new – Handmade Lily & Val Pillows! We’re thrilled to share the two limited edition designs with you just in time for Mother’s Day. Each one has been thoughtfully designed and hand-sewn here in Pittsburgh! First up, whimsical, hand-drawn florals! Loose & sketchy, […]

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My Antique Letter Writing Desk & Tips For Setting Up Your Own Letter Writing Station
My Antique Letter Writing Desk & Tips For Setting Up Your Own Letter Writing Station

At the time we were starting our brick and mortar store, I had this dream of an antique letter writing desk fixture filled with all types of washi tapes, pens, stickers, and stamps – all my favorite supplies! These supplies could be used on Lily & Val cards to address and decorate the envelope right there in […]

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How To Decorate Your Home With The Color Green
How To Decorate Your Home With The Color Green

I change colors so frequently in our home…maybe too frequently. I love having a reason to play with a new shade. Every year around St. Patrick’s day I get to use one of my favorite color families, GREEN! There are so many shades of green, and they don’t all play well together, but if you […]

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Cookies & Milk for Santa Digital Download Sign
Cookies & Milk for Santa Digital Download Sign

We are exactly one week away from Christmas! Although the deadline for Christmas shipping has passed on lilyandval.com, we have a last-minute, cute idea for you to bring a touch of playful whimsy to your holiday…a Cookies & Milk for Santa Digital Download Sign! A Cute & Fun Tradition: Greet the Big Guy with what […]

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Beautiful Holiday Fireplace Styling By Krista Fredricks of Pike Petals
Beautiful Holiday Fireplace Styling By Krista Fredricks of Pike Petals

Friends, what a treat it is to share these GORGEOUS photos with you! Krista Fredericks of Pike Petals styled this amazing holiday mantel using her L&V holiday prints and the eye candy was too good not to share! The two prints used here are a 16×20 Polar Express Print and 11×14 Let Heaven and Nature […]

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How to use a  Hearth & Hand™ brass frame from Target to make this Holiday Wall Hanging
How to use a Hearth & Hand™ brass frame from Target to make this Holiday Wall Hanging

Hi friends! I hope your December is off to an AMAZING start! For today’s post, I wanted to share an extremely simple decor DIY using a Hearth & Hand™ brass frame from Target to make this Holiday Wall Hanging! I made it for my own home this year and thought you might enjoy it too! […]

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DIY Lamb’s Ear Holiday Trees
DIY Lamb’s Ear Holiday Trees

If you haven’t noticed from all of the Lily & Val Product Photos…I LOVE lamb’s ear! For every season…every color scheme…every style. Ok so maybe that is a bit overboard, but I do love using lamb’s ear in flower arrangements and photo styling! Especially in the winter, I love lamb’s ear as an unexpected greenery. […]

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