This may come as no surprise to you, but I am a huge fan of all things Valentine’s Day: the color pink, hearts, candy, cards and more! I also love adding modern elements – colors, glitter, animal prints and more – to the traditional Valentine’s Day aesthetic. When I was planning the packaging for my favorite Valentine’s Day treat, red hot popcorn, I decided to go bold and graphic and create leopard print “fry boxes” with neon hearts on them. As… Read more »

Even though they are not be teaching cursive in grade schools, I believe the art of the handwritten greeting card will never go out of style. I can easily spend hours in a card store drooling over all the beautiful cards – letterpress, foil, hand painted, scripted and more – I don’t discriminate! I often find myself purchasing a few each time I find myself in a new stationery store. Until recently I didn’t have one central location to store all the cards, so I could never find the… Read more »

  Do you need a last minute hostess gift or need some inspiration for a hard to buy for friend? Putting together a custom gift basket filled with goodies you know they will love is the perfect solution! Today I’m sharing my gift box ideas for the coffee fanatic, baking queen and cocktail lover, but the types of gift baskets you can make are endless. Even if you are running out of time, you can still put a great gift basket together at Target… Read more »

Do you have a small space you want to decorate for the holidays but aren’t sure what to do with it? I created a plaid Christmas tree for my gold striped bulletin board that takes up little space and looks so festive! If you have a small space that needs some holiday cheer, put up your own plaid tree. To put up your own plaid tree, you will first need to get it printed. The image is 23″x 18″ so… Read more »

Decorating for Christmas has been one of my favorite activities for as long as I can remember. I’ve been sharing bits and pieces of the Bright Blog Bash this week and today I’m focusing on how I decorated my home for the party. All photos by Sara Logan Photography When you first enter our house, you are immediately in the living room, so this room needs to pop! Chad and I picked out a beautiful fraser fir tree from the mountains of North… Read more »