My husband and I recently threw a baby shower for some of our friends who have a baby girl arriving next month! Because we are friends with both of them, we decided to throw a co-ed shower and have it be more of a party as opposed to a lot of women sitting around eating… Continue reading Baby Shower
I recently saw someone post that they needed a fresh new year to start 2018 over again and I couldn’t agree more! The first couple months of the year went by in a total blur, especially February. I know it’s only shorter than the rest of the months by 2-3 days but it makes a… Continue reading Life Lately & Getting Back on Track
Hey there! I feel like chalkboard signs are popping up all over the place and so I was so excited to be asked to do a few recently. My feelings of "hooray! I get to do a chalkboard sign" were immediately followed by "how do I do a chalkboard sign??" After trying a few different… Continue reading Chalkboard Signs
I've referenced "fauxligraphy" a couple of times on my blog and had planned to do a post on it at some point, but after getting a couple of questions on how to do some lettering here and there, I realized it was definitely needed! Fauxligraphy is exactly what it sounds like: getting the look of… Continue reading Fauxligraphy – fake it until you make it
I recently shared some of my gift wrapping from last Christmas, as well as some of my pinterest inspiration for this year's gift wrap and being the procrastinator that I am, I finally settled on a style for this year! I stuck to a similar red and kraft theme because it's so classic and it… Continue reading With a Bow on Top
Calligraphy, whether it’s faux, modern, or traditional, is a skill that comes in handy all the time so even if you don’t plan on making a side business out of it, it can be so useful. You can use it when wrapping gifts, hosting a dinner party, creating home décor—the possibilities are limitless! So if… Continue reading The Letterer’s Wish List
OK maybe it doesn't quite feel like Christmas, especially because it's 90 degrees outside right now in North Carolina but it's Amazon Prime Day and that is reason enough to celebrate! There are so many options that it's a bit overwhelming, especially since they keep adding new items every hour. Here are some of my… Continue reading Feels like Christmas morning!!