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Lexy Ward

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Craft & prop stylist. Joke teller. Donut eater. Diet Coke drinker. Denver liver.

Recent Posts By Lexy

DIY Woodburned Gift Tags

For me, any gift is great if it's wrapped cute. I don't care if you're wrapping a jar of dirt. If it's got a cute piece of twine attached, well then, you've won my heart. Take your gifts a step further by attaching personalized wood-burned gift tags! They're color-blocked. And they're from Target. A winning combo if I ever saw one! xo Lexy Ward of PROPER color-blocked wooden gift tags (currently in the Target dollar spot!)...

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DIY Succulent Place Cards

I know you've seen succulents used as place card holders. They make excellent little stands for paper, but did you know you can write on the actual succulent? These are sturdy little plants and I put them to the typography test and it worked! Skip the paper, grab a marker, and go! xo Lexy of Proper assorted succulents bistro chalk markers baby wipe (for mistakes!) This is so easy. Simply write the name of each guest on a...

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DIY Pucker Planters

I call it The Pucker Planter. Too cute? You be the judge! Spruce up your home this Valentine's Day by adding a little something to your plants! You can be on trend with the love-y theme without going over the top! xoxo Lexy of The Proper Pinwheel ceramic planters in assorted pink colors (mine from IKEA!) liquid gold leaf paintbrush There really isn't a science to the art of painting lips. It's really just a...

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NYE Gold Spun Sugar Cupcakes

Anytime there's a get together, the food has to be pretty. It's a sickness of mine, really. With New Year's Eve just a few days away, the parties are inevitable. You can dress up your desserts by topping them with spun sugar. The sugar turns gold as it cooks so it will match all your NYE decor! Gilding up your cupcakes and other treats never seemed easier! You'll honestly want to kiss them once midnight rolls around!

Cupcakes

1 and 2/3 cup all-purpose flour 1/3 teaspoon...

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A Cozy & Creative Apple Pie Workshop + A Recipe!

With the holiday season upon us, people have pie on the brain. I have pie on the brain ALL the time. So naturally, I held a pie workshop for a bunch of creative folks in Denver, CO! We focused on the steps it takes to make a great and gorgeous pie. From the crust to the assembly to the final touches, it's an art! [iframe http://player.vimeo.com/video/110635895 600 338] We met up at one of my favorite warehouse-like venues, 3126 Larimer. It's so open and spacious, and felt like the...

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Classic Breakfast Popovers

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day. And brunch is a close second! The breakfast popover is similar to a German pancake. It's light, eggy, and super tasty! These popovers are one of the easiest ways to feed the masses and to do it in the cutest way possible! For more fun recipes & ideas, check out The Proper Pinwheel! xo, Lexi...

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DIY Pretty & Polished Thumb Tacks

The kids may be heading back to school, but that doesn't mean we can't get in on the organizational fun! I live for school supplies, organized work spaces, and tiny items that bring in pops of color. Hello, pretty & "polished" thumb tacks! These babies brighten up any inspiration board and take mere seconds to make! Xo ...

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S’more Popcorn

S'mores are THE snack of the summer. We all know this. The marshmallows. The chocolate. All smashed between two graham crackers?! It's a diet's worst enemy! Attempt to tone down the sugar damage by creating a much healthier version with popcorn! Chocolate in small amounts is considered healthy, right? XO, The Proper Pinwheel...

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