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Hand Stenciled Kitchen Towels

Happy Friday! How about a super simple and cheery project to start off your weekend? I’m over at Teal & Lime today sharing a tutorial for these fun hand stenciled kitchen towels! They would make a perfect house warming or hostess gift. And hey, Mother’s Day is coming up too! Or just make a few to brighten up your own kitchen! Hop over to see the details!

Hand Stenciled Kitchen Towels

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Make This | Gold Foil Art in PSE

Man! I have been a little behind on blogging this past week, huh? All I can say is it’s been a little bit crazy around here. But, have no fear, because we are back and I’m sharing a super simple way to make Gold Foil Art in Photoshop Elements over at Teal & Lime! 

Make This | Gold Foil Art in Photoshop Elements

Gold foil has been my jam lately but DIY versions can be a little tricky. I even tried this a DIY version with this cheeky faux gold foil art last Christmas but I wanted to create an even easier technique! So, head out to Teal & Lime for the full tutorial! Seriously, it’s crazy simple!

Don’t have Photoshop Elements? No worries! By hopping over, you can also score a free printable of this cute “Hooray!” print! I made it just for you. :D

make this | freezer paper stencil pillows

Happy Friday! Hope you’re all staying warm and bundly. We even got a little snow here in Dallas yesterday!

Today, I have super fun project for you. Ever since I saw this little heart pillow photo shoot over at Oh Joy! I have been craving (yes, craving) a simple white pillow with a giant red heart. But, since I’m a DIY’er to the core, buying it just didn’t seem like the best option. So, I tried out a whole new stenciling method and spilled all the details over at Teal & Lime for my February contributor post. Seriously, get ready to customize basically any fabric project with the use of Freezer Paper!

make this | freezer paper stencil pillows

Hop on over for the full tutorial for these fun V-day inspired pillows and lots of other DIY goodness from Jackie at Teal & Lime!

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the minimalist-lite make-up routine

It’s time for the next project in our minimalist-lite life shake-up! The first category I decided to tackle was “beauty & style” and so far we’ve tackled clothes, jewelry, and I even got rid of my wedding dress! Today, I’m keeping the progress train rolling by sharing my minimalist-lite make-up routine.

Below is all the makeup I own! It gets me through my daily beauty routine as well as special occasions. the minimalist-lite make-up routine

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electric love | neon valentine’s day presents

Hooray hooray, it’s almost Valentine’s day! Well, I guess you could call 2.5 weeks almost right? While I can totally admit that Josh and I aren’t 100% on board with obligatory gift giving holidays, I do love the spirit of Valentine’s day. It’s the chance to show appreciation and share some love with everyone! (You can go ahead and call me a hippie now.)

To kick off the countdown, I’m bringing some electric brightness into your day with some Neon Valentine’s Day Present inspiration!electric love | neon valentine's day presents

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