2 June

52 HAND-LETTERED PROJECT: APRIL + MAY RECAP

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52 HAND-LETTERED PROJECT: APRIL + MAY RECAP

Once again, I let myself get behind. On everything. I’m trying to be better, y’all, I swear. I feel like once school is out I’ll be able to stay on track with this a little better. Here are my Pen & Peplum lettering prompts for April. And May. 14/52 – Foreign words. This word takes […]

15 April

52 HAND-LETTERED PROJECT: MARCH RECAP

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52 HAND-LETTERED PROJECT: MARCH RECAP

I realize this is a super late recap for March, seeing how we are already halfway through April. But whatever. I let myself get a little behind with my Pen & Peplum handwriting project. I had a lot of changes happening and my schedule got crazy for a while. Things happen, but I’m glad to […]

9 April

HOW THE QUEENS DO EASTER

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HOW THE QUEENS DO EASTER

I realize this is a little late, as Easter was nearly a week ago, but I still wanted to share the insane, intense and hilarious Easter egg coloring that goes on at my parents’ house every year. This year was particularly wild, as my brother brought over several of his dear friends who had never […]

6 March

FIVE MINUTE DIY LIP SCRUB

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FIVE MINUTE DIY LIP SCRUB

My friend texted me the other day and said “KRQD, I need a homemade lip scrub recipe. Is that on your blog somewhere?” It is now, friend! This scrub is wonderful and literally took five minutes. Hence the name. You will need four ingredients: 1 tablespoon coconut oil 3 tablespoons sugar 1 teaspoon almond oil […]

25 February

COZY ALPACA SCARF

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COZY ALPACA SCARF

I finally finished my alpaca scarf, made with yarn from an alpaca farm in West Virginia. My father-in-law generously gave me some of this yarn from one of his clients, 1856 Homestead Alpaca Farm, in Cottageville, West Virginia. The yarn is incredibly soft and warm. I wanted this scarf to be extra huge. I followed […]