New Totes are Here!

Excited to add a few more totes to the shop today! If you follow me on instagram, you may have noticed a post a few weeks back explaining my love/hate relationship with yellow toile wallpaper that was in my office.  Well, the office was painted white and now perfect for studio photography.  Tutorial coming soon

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Shop Update: New Monograms

What could make you more excited for summer? Excessive heat, endless daylight and more popsicle consumption that normal…oh, and our new monograms! You can hardly contain your excitement. I totally get it! What’s new, you ask?  The circle monogram is now available on the extra large totes.  I love this combination and it perfectly fits

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Lucy Jane in Progress

  I can’t wait to share all the details of the new line of products with you all.  They are gorgeous!  One even has the word gorgeous on the outside.  I love designing something “pretty”, but I think the engineering background pushes me to make items durable and long lasting.  We all make decisions everyday

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Photography Tips: Family & Kid Photos

I recently helped a friend do a little photo shoot of her (oh so adorable) family.  A light bulb went off…wouldn’t it be fun to share some of the tips we used to get some great (and natural) shots. Tip #1:  Your pictures will only look as good as the light.  What in the world

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How to Measure For Custom Panel Curtains

Are you interested in making your own curtains, but don’t even know where to start?  I’ve put together a simple guide to help you pick out the style and measure the amount of fabric needed for each panel. Picking Your Curtain Style: Start out by deciding what look you would like for your space.  The

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our kitchen on the kitchn

Our kitchen was on The Kitchn.  Now that’s a funny sentence.  A part of Apartment Therapy, The Kitchn is inspiring cooks and nourishing homes.   I was so excited when I flipped it open and saw our kitchen in this post about using a dresser for extra storage in your kitchen. We painted this IKEA Tarva

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DIY: Yarn Wreath Tutorial

This is such a fun, quick and easy holiday project!  These would be great for your front door or easy holiday party decorations.  A great way to add pops of color to your house.  Grab a cup of coffee and gather your yarn, we are about to make a wreath! Supplies: yarn straw wreath (can

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DIY Advent Calendar Tutorial

I love Christmas time and it is so exciting to get to see our boys’ experience all the joy of the holiday season.  I grew up with Christmas time being filled with crafts and cookies.  I want to carry on this tradition with our family, so what better way than fill a house with special

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Christmas Pillow Tutorial (step by step directions)

Growing up, Christmas time was full of crafts and handmade gifts.  We would make ornaments and my mom was usually busy sewing gifts for others.  I want to carry on this tradition with our boys, so what is better than filling your house with handmade items during the holidays.  This is an easy step by

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