Stella and Dot Summer Love + Trunk Show

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Over the weekend, I hosted my first ever Stella and Dot Trunk Show at my house for family and friends, and now you’re invited to shop too!!! {My sis, Lauren, and I modeling some S&D necklaces on Sunday} I had never really paid much attention to Stella and Dot before, until I started noticing some super, freakin’ cute stuff one of my Instagram friends was posting for her online trunk show, back in June. So, I clicked over to check it {Read More}

Katie’s Dinosaur Baby Shower!

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 We had my sister in-law, Katie’s baby shower at the end of LAST June actually.. so yeah, a year ago..  and since it’s almost time for Zach’s {my nephew} first birthday here in a few weeks, I thought it was prooobably about time to share the shower photos + deets! The shower was held at my parent’s church. We lead guests from the front door to the party room, with cut-out shapes of dinosaur feet, that my mom made…  We {Read More}

People Magazine :: “Love Cake” Valentine Printables {free!}

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 {Photo courtesy of Save the Date for Cupcakes} Check out the adorable Valentine’s Day ideas + tutorials that Tanya of Save the Date for Cupcakes shared on her blog & with People Magazine featuring our FREE “Love Cake” Valentine’s Printables! {Links to download printables are below!} Download our Free Printable ”Love Cake” Files – feature on People.com: Download Love Cake Printable Cake Topper Download Love Cake Printable Mini Bunting Download Love Cake Printable Mini Party Flags Download Love Cake Cupcake Toppers Download ALL Love Cake Files {Read More}

Our iPad Cases are fully + totally compatible with Smart Covers!

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Whaaa? For real!? You may be asking yourself.. Why, yes, my dear – it’s truuue, you heard correctly! Our deeply, fabulous, personalized iPad Cases pair effortlessly with Apple’s Smart Covers! I, personally, was very excited about that feature, & happen to think it’s pretty flippin’ sweet! I love the simplicity of the Smart Covers, so when we found a way to make our cases compatible with them, I was all in! Superior screen protection + super cute, ultra-slim case = iPad heaven! Our cases {Read More}

{new!} Sweets for Santa plates! + discount code

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These babies have been in the works for a while & we’ve been waiting for the past few weeks for our samples to ship & be delivered… aaand I have to say, I’m pretty excited about how awesome they came out, if I’m being honest.. Our new “Sweets for Santa” plates are a cute, modern twist on the traditional cookies for Santa plates + a mini lesson for kids on the importance of being thankful. You & your family can feel free {Read More}

SugarSync :: a must have app for backing up files!

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SugarSync ::  “SugarSync is a free service that enables you to back up, access, sync, and share your files from your Mac or PC.” SugarSync is a suuuper great way to back up files online. There are tons of different uses & features they offer, but I pretty much only use it for automatically backing up files. I currently use the 60 GB plan (mainly because I have a ton of design files & photos – the 30 GB should be good {Read More}

{New!} Lifestyle Products are now available!

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Super excited to announce the release of our new, signature iPhone cases, iPad cases, & melamine plates! They’re now available in our new, Etsy shop! Annnd! We’re offering 20% off for our super fab Readers, Instagram, Twitter, & Facebook friends + fans! Limited time only.. Use code InstaTweet20 at checkout! http://www.etsy.com/shop/MakeLifeCute Here’s the scope behind our new designs.. Our neon, Rainbow Snakeskin design, was inspired by my love of bright colors & my silver-metallic, snakeskin, hinge-clutch wallet. I looove that wallet & am {Read More}

Friday Flashback: Daily Style Session Celeb Event in NYC

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Adrienne Bailon {photo image via Hpnotiq} Last February, I had the opportunity to work with Jackie Sorkin & Hpnotiq on a Celebrity Event for Stella & Dot. It was held at the Empire Hotel Rooftop in New York City, & was during New York’s Fall & Winter 2012 Fashion Week. Some of the celebs that were hanging out at the event were Ashanti, Adrienne Bailon, Kristin Cavallari, Tinsley Mortimer, Shenae Grimes, Simon Doon, and many more! I designed, printed, & shipped super cute + {Read More}

{NEW!} coming soon :: lifestlye products + new shop!

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I know it’s been quite around here lately, but (of cooourse!) that only means that new & exciting things are happening! We’ve been super, SUPER busy the past few months working on developing a line of NEW, super cute, personalized LIFESTYLE products! I’m strangely picky about details & am sort of obsessed with things matching & with things being the PERFECT color – so tons & TONS of time has been going into research, color selecting for each product, & {Read More}

Friday Flashback :: Lo Bosworth’s Birthday Party

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So I’ve had a TON of amazing opportunities over the past year or so, to work with my girl Jackie {of The Hollywood Candy Girls &  TLC’s Candy Queen} on some super fun, amazing stuff… but I haven’t had the chance to post about hardly any of it! This will be the first post of many “Friday Flashbacks” as I try to get the blog caught back up with all the amazingness that has been going on around here…  Lauren {Read More}