10 DIYS to Make for Valentine’s Day

10 DIYS to Make for Valentine's DayIf there’s one thing that I know to be true it’s that the world could always use more love. That’s probably one of the main reasons I love Valentine’s Day. Aside from all the delicious candy, and the surplus of my favorite color combo pink + red, it’s a day dedicated to letting others know you love them. And it doesn’t just have to be romantic love either. Friends, family, coworkers, strangers, yourself, whoever! Love is love. If you’re looking to take your gestures to that handmade level, here are ten adorable DIYS to make for Valentine’s Day!

10 DIYS to Make for Valentine's Day1. Heart Pillows by DesignLoveFest

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DIY Heart Planter for Valentine’s Day

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DIY Heart PlanterValentine’s day is next week guys NEXT WEEK! If you’re still on the hunt for the perfect gift, or if you’re just browsing for some decor ideas, you can’t go wrong with this DIY heart planter. It takes less than a half hour to make and can 10000% be done while enjoying a glass of wine. Trust me. When you’re done, pair it with a copy of Everything Grows with Love and you have an instant heartfelt gift + a new bright corner in your home! That’s right, it’s so cute you’re going to want to make two. Here’s how:  Continue reading…

Daisy Tablescape + Free Printable

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Daisy Tablescape + Free PrintableI don’t know about you but I am completely over this dull, grey winter weather. I am ready for sunshine, warmth, and all the colors of spring. To tide me over until that day comes, I decided to bring a bit more life into my home with a fun dye project.

Rit turned 100 years old this year (OMG can you believe it?!) so to celebrate a century of color, and to give my dining room a much needed makeover, I recreated one of their vintage ads with a modern twist!

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Friday Links

Friday LinksHappy Friday friends! Can you believe this is the last weekend of January?! It seems like this year is already full steam ahead and I’m already ready for a nap. I’ll be up in New York exploring with Ryan for the weekend– fingers crossed we run into some fun new murals, or at the very least, some amazing bagels. Whether you’re going to stay in and rest up or venture out as well over the next few days, here are some links you won’t want to miss!

– Turns out there is an art to good confetti.

Marbled DIYS will never not be cute.

– Destress with essential oils!

– Possibly the cutest cake topper ever.

– Everything is easier to organize when it’s in rainbow order!

– A sewing DIY I feel like I could actually tackle!