Instagram Challenge: #serifwritingchallenge

Instagram Challenge: #serifwritingchallenge

My theme for February: chic, modern and luxe. For me, this means clean lines and classic fonts. And it doesn't get more classic than a good serif font.

Serif: "a slight projection finishing off a stroke of a letter in certain typefaces." A classic serif font would be Times New Roman. With beautiful handwritten fonts and modern calligraphy, we have really turned bullet journaling around and have been creating beautiful spreads. But I haven't seen many bullet journal headers utilizing a serif font. I know for me, these fonts are difficult to draw consistently. Luckily I've been able to cook up some really helpful stickers that I've been using in my bullet journal.

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Bullet Journaling For Your Inner Perfectionist

Bullet Journaling For Your Inner Perfectionist

Within the last two months I have become a regular user of the bullet journal system. My sister-in-law mentioned that she was using it and had an Instagram account for it. I was already familiar with the system having seen Ryder Carroll's kickstarter, but I wasn't convinced that it would help me. But after a finding a ton of inspiration online, I knew I had to try. It has greatly improved my daily routine and has really helped me to rekindle my love for drawing.

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Make: Baby's First Prints - Nursery Decor

Make: Baby's First Prints - Nursery Decor

I recently decorated my sister's nursery with a black and white theme.  She had purchased a first prints kit from Carter's, but the colors didn't match the theme.  I had suggested that I could look for a frame with two open windows.  It turns out nothing really fit what I was looking for.  Baby prints are pretty small so the standard 4x6 and 5x7 windows were too big.  So I decided to try cutting my own custom mat for this project.

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