Fashion & Art


Meet Artist Valerie McKeehan, Contributor to the 2015 Today is Going To Be A Great Day Calendar

In 2012, Valerie McKeehan was a newlywed, creating a "McKeehan's Cafe" sign for her own kitchen when she discovered how much she loved creating chalk art and started an Etsy shop called Lily & Val. The small operation quickly turned into a big one and as the business grew, Valerie figured out how to turn these fleeting works of art into lasting pieces--by turning them into digital prints. Read More »


Flower Recipes for Holiday Centerpieces

Here we go! Only a week and a half until Thanksgiving—are you ready with your game plan? Getting in the spirit for the holidays is easy once you start decorating. This year, when you decorate your table for holiday gatherings, create your own DIY original gorgeous, natural centerpiece from a floral recipe that will charm and impress even the most scrutinizing dinner guests. Read More »


Meet Illustrator Mike Lowrey, Creator of The Kid’s Awesome Activity Calendar

A Q&A with Mike Lowrey, creator of the Kid's Awesome Activity Calendar. 

Lowrey himself is pretty awesome. He's worked on tons of books for lots of different clients and publishers. He lives in Atlanta, Georgia with his family, and his work has been seen on everything from greetings cards to children’s books to gallery walls. He is a Professor of Illustration at the Savannah College of Art and Design Atlanta.  Read More »

Purse Lovers Unite on National Handbag Day

Friday, October 10th is the newly ordained day of observations for purses, clutches, totes, and everything in between... celebrate National Handbag Day with the style experts at and Bloomingdale's. You can join in on the festivities by snapping a photo of yourself with your favorite bag and uploading with the hashtag #NationalHandbagDay!  Read More »