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How to Start Your Own Bullet Journal
How to Start Your Own Bullet Journal

How are those New Years resolutions coming? Mine were forgotten sometime in early February. There were a few overarching goals I had though that stuck with me – to follow my word of the year (I chose persist) and get organized. That’s why I decided to start a bullet journal – keep my goals on […]

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Make a Simple Spring Faux Wreath
Make a Simple Spring Faux Wreath

It’s March and that means spring! Ignore the fact that it’s technically still winter – it’s been in the fifties in Pittsburgh recently and to me, that means spring. If you’re the type of person who still has their Christmas wreath on their front door (cough, Dad) – then you have to try our faux wreath […]

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Make Your Own No-Sew Apron
Make Your Own No-Sew Apron

I’ve found myself doing a lot of baking these days since I started blogging for Lily & Val, which means making a lot more mess in the kitchen than usual. So I figured it was about time that I crafted this DIY No-Sew Apron to avoid the flour-all-over-myself phenomenon. Our L&V Merchandising Director Emily is […]

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Make Your Own DIY Memory Keeper Box
Make Your Own DIY Memory Keeper Box

Remember Valentines Day parties back in elementary school? How you’d make a little memory keeper box to keep all your valentines cards in? I loved Valentines Day even back then, mostly for the free candy and the mandatory recognition from the cute boys in class whose mothers told them they had to pass out valentines […]

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DIY Galentine’s Makeup Candy Gift + Free Download
DIY Galentine’s Makeup Candy Gift + Free Download

Before Valentine’s Day comes Galentine’s Day, a day to get girly and give out some love to your gal pals. Scrolling through all the amazing Galentine’s-themed parties and treats on Pinterest brings inspiration for making February 13th the day for your girlfriends!  Because we couldn’t help ourselves, we’ve come up with some super sweet treats you […]

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DIY Room & Sheet Spray
DIY Room & Sheet Spray

It seems we spend the most time indoors in the month of January.  Wind chills, freezing temperatures, and flurries of snow advise us to stay in and cozy up by the fire.  Winter weather makes for the perfect excuse to stay in your PJs and let your slippers keep you warm! It’s easy to feel […]

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DIY Cork Clock
DIY Cork Clock

I’m always up for new office decor, especially when it involves some DIY.  On my daily Pinterest scrolls, I’ve been seeing a lot of cool DIYs involving cork and cork boards- so I thought it was time to try it myself! This DIY cork clock is such a fun accessory to add to your desk, […]

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Make Your Own DIY Copper Garment Rack
Make Your Own DIY Copper Garment Rack

It’s hard to miss how present garment racks are lately on Instagram and Pinterest. Sure, the copper and wood combinations are pretty to look at, but there’s good reason they’re so popular – they’re also functional. This copper garment rack is a surprisingly easy DIY and can be the perfect shake up for your winter wardrobe […]

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How to Make Your Own Coffee Bar
How to Make Your Own Coffee Bar

I’m a big fan of creating experiences that make the simple things feel special. It’s one of our core values at Lily & Val – treasuring the simple things in life. For me, coffee has become a simple ritual that can truly make my morning. It wakes me up and starts my day, so it’s […]

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How to Recharge with an At-Home Spa
How to Recharge with an At-Home Spa

In the spirit of “hygge,” which is as fun to say as it looks, I thought I’d kick off January with a few at-home spa remedies to help capture this time of rejuvenation and renewal. The turn of a new year always brings with it new goals and new dreams, so what better way to […]

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