Emily Cowey, Author at Lily & Val Living

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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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Lily & Val Loves #9- Inviting Outdoor Spaces
Lily & Val Loves #9- Inviting Outdoor Spaces

Summer is here!… we at least unofficially. If your outdoor space is the last thing you think about, but you always swoon over the beautiful patios you see on pinterest and insta, you’re not alone!! There are some small changes and items you can add to your porch, deck, patio, or yard to make the […]

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Lily & Val Loves #8- Get Ready For Summer
Lily & Val Loves #8- Get Ready For Summer

The season may still be spring but we are feeling summer in full swing already! To celebrate this warm and sunny time of year we have gathered up some of our favorite things to make the summer more fun, convenient, and beautiful! Whether beach or poolside, it’s great to have a beautiful Turkish towel that […]

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Lily & Val Loves #7- All Things Lavender
Lily & Val Loves #7- All Things Lavender

Summertime always makes me think of beautiful blooming fields of lavender and blossoming lilac bushes. There are so many wonderful products that capture both these scents and colors that we thought we would share a few of our favorites. My first favorite is the Mrs. Meyers cleaning supply line in lavender. I love the fresh […]

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Crustless Quiche Recipe Crafted in The Keepsake Kitchen Diary
Crustless Quiche Recipe Crafted in The Keepsake Kitchen Diary

Hello There! If you just got your Keepsake Kitchen Diary, just gave one as a gift, or are an old pro at filling yours with delicious memories… you are going to want to check out this Kitchen Diary Crafting inspiration! For this Crustless Quiche Recipe I wanted to craft a page that reminded me of […]

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Mother’s Day Brunch Recipe: How To Make Crustless Quiche
Mother’s Day Brunch Recipe: How To Make Crustless Quiche

Mother’s Day is a great time to treat mom by taking her out for dinner or for a little pampering.  I have found over the years that I prefer to have my mom come to my home to celebrate Mother’s Day! This gives a great opportunity to treat her to some delicious food in a […]

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Lily & Val Loves #6- Ideas for Great MOM Gifts!
Lily & Val Loves #6- Ideas for Great MOM Gifts!

It’s that time of year again! It’s time to celebrate the women who birth us, feed us, cuddle us, support us, guide us, discipline us, cheer for us, teach us, love us and make us laugh….It’s time to celebrate MOMS! Mother’s day is such an amazing time because we take a moment to appreciate our […]

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How To Throw A Letter Writing Party
How To Throw A Letter Writing Party

I hope you all have enjoyed following along with our Letter Writing Party ideas this month! Making the DIY Table Runner and Floral Filled Envelopes were too much fun. But once you have these lovely things made, it’s time to show them off by hosting your own Letter Writing Party. This party could be a […]

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DIY Letter Writing Party Decor-Make These Floral Filled Envelopes
DIY Letter Writing Party Decor-Make These Floral Filled Envelopes

You may have seen my last post for how to make a handwritten table runner. Well, I just love the idea of hosting a letter-themed gathering of friends! When I was thinking about what to do for table decor for a letter writing party, flower stuffed envelopes came to mind!   You could make these […]

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Lily & Val Loves #5- Our Favorite Envelope Style Products
Lily & Val Loves #5- Our Favorite Envelope Style Products

All this talk of snail mail has us thinking ENVELOPES! Why are envelopes so inexplicably cute and well designed? Maybe it’s because they are a familiar shape that we associate with special new or event invites. Or maybe it’s just because they have great lines. Either way, there are so many great “envelope style” products […]

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