Emily Cowey, Author at Lily & Val Living

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Summer Wreath DIY

I always make a new wreath to celebrate every season…sometimes multiple wreaths per season. It’s a fun way to keep things fresh and welcoming.  This year I wanted to try something a little different with a patriotic twist.  I chose a peach, red, yellow, and light blue color scheme. For this wreath you will need: […]

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Ice Cream Social Party using The Art of Paper Crafting Book
Ice Cream Social Party using The Art of Paper Crafting Book

Summer is the perfect time to get together with friends, family and neighbors. If you are looking for a super simple party idea, try hosting a simple ice cream social. Maybe gather your favorite people and your favorite store bought flavors and toppings and put together a beautiful “make your own sundae” buffet. Of course […]

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Lily & Val Loves- Festive Picnic Supplies
Lily & Val Loves- Festive Picnic Supplies

Hopefully your summer is off to a fun start! As we approach the end of June, no doubt you have or are looking forward so some kind of picnic or cookout celebration. From grad parties and get together to the upcoming 4th of July festivities…these cute festive picnic supplies are sure to be a quick […]

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Nursery Ideas For Small Spaces
Nursery Ideas For Small Spaces

As you have probably noticed, we are all in baby mode around here. With the recent release of the Nursery Print Collection, I have been very ready to decorate our little one’s special space. Setting up a “nursery” can look different in every home. Hubby and I live in an old Pittsburgh home where we […]

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Lily & Val Loves- Nursery Decor
Lily & Val Loves- Nursery Decor

All things nursery around here lately. With so many babies on the way and our new Nursery Print Collection just releases, we have been looking at all of the beautiful baby and nursery decor items out there. We have put together a list of some of our favorite nursery decor items for every style from […]

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Simple DIY Nursery Mobile
Simple DIY Nursery Mobile

You know by now that we have lots of fun things for babies on the mind lately! There are just so many options our there for nursery decor that it is nice to add in some pieces that are special and unique to your babies special space. This DIY nursery mobile will not only look […]

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Lily & Val Loves- Beautiful Baby and Children’s Toys
Lily & Val Loves- Beautiful Baby and Children’s Toys

Is it any wonder that our houses look cluttered and messy once little ones come on the scene? So many supplies, and so many toys! The best way to combat this cluttered feeling is to look for toys that are beautiful enough to be left out or displayed in your home. The toys we have […]

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Keepsake Kitchen Diary Crafting – Vintage Cheesy Macaroni Recipe
Keepsake Kitchen Diary Crafting – Vintage Cheesy Macaroni Recipe

With the new Keepsake Kitchen Diary Crafting Supplies now available we can finally share some of our favorite recipe crafting ideas. I would have to say that the Retro Lemon Crafting Supply Bundle is my favorite item in the collection. I love this deliciously indulgent Vintage Cheesy Macaroni Recipe from a very old newspaper article. […]

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Mother’s Day Table Using Wedding Printables
Mother’s Day Table Using Wedding Printables

If you are hosting a brunch or dinner for some special moms this Mother’s Day, we have some super easy and beautiful ideas for you to make each setting extra special. To get this look you will need: Download files from our Wedding Download Bundle or your selected download packs. Scissors Twine or ribbon Tape […]

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Lily & Val Loves- Spring Entertaining
Lily & Val Loves- Spring Entertaining

The weather is getting warm and sunny here and holidays like Easter and Mother’s Day have us in the mood to host more parties and get togethers with friends and family to celebrate this lovely time of year. We have gathered together some of our favorite things for entertaining this spring with style and simplicity. […]

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