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the cutest snack you'll ever take to school...

The Cutest Snack You'll Ever Take To School... / Oh Joy!

If you have pre-school or school-aged kids, it's likely that you've been in charge of snack duty—when parents take turns or volunteer to provide snack for the class. Today, we've partnered with Wonderful Halos to help you be a Good Choice Snacker, and show how to make snack duty fun and easy, while also adding a little something special for the next time it's your turn! Here's how...

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diy sequin skirts...

DIY Sequin Skirts... / Oh Joy!

DIY Sequin Skirts... / Oh Joy!

Meet the prettiest skirt in town! We took simple tulle skirts and added an extra layer of sparkle by embellishing them with jumbo sequins. You can use a little or a lot, and customize it to be the skirt of your dreams. Here's how...

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why you deserve a vacation without your kids...

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This past weekend, I did something with my husband that I never thought I'd do...

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happy super long weekend!

Oh Joy for CALPAK Travel Collection

Oh Joy for CALPAK Travel Collection

I know it's not Friday, yet! But I'm headed on a secret mission for the long President's Day weekend. I can't tell you about it till I get back, but I promise to share more soon. In celebration of a little R&R, I'm saying Happy Weekend a little early to pack my bags and gear up for this extra long weekend. I hope you have a great one, too, and I'll see you back here on Tuesday!

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{Photos by Lily Glass, Floral Hat Box is Oh Joy for CALPAK}

ombre nail art!

Ombre Nail Art with Olive & June / Oh Joy!

Last week we showed you how to achieve the perfect confetti nail art, and today, we're back with Olive & June to show you how to master ombre nails! (It's easier than it looks, I promise!) Inspired by our Oh Joy For CALPAK Sunset suitcases, they'll bring those vacation vibes with you wherever you go... 

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fashion prints...

Fashion Ladies by Jill Lin, exclusive on the Oh Joy Shop!

With Fashion Week in full swing, I'm dreaming of all the amazing outfits rocking New York City right about now! As an ode to Fashion Week, here are a few of my favorite fashion ladies prints that put that chic style right into your home every single day...

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a striped velvet straw tote DIY...

A Velvet and Ric Rac Straw Tote DIY / Oh Joy!

Happy Monday! We're starting off the week with this super cute DIY striped velvet straw tote that you can make in less than twenty minutes. Pick out your velvet ribbon, gather a few supplies, and let's get started...

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cool kids' graphic tees...


I love dressing my kids in adorable little dresses and skirts, but often for school and play time, they just need a cozy tee and shorts or pants to be durable and easy-to-wash. So, as much as I love a graphic tee for myself, I love them even more for my kids. Here are a few of my favorites right now!

01. rainbow tee by Hello Apparel, 02. Girls with Glasses "You Can Sit with Us" tee, 03. Omamimini "Fearless" tee, 04. Whistle and Flute pretzel tee, 05. Whistle and Flute heart tee, 06. TOT tee by Tosan Knows Best,

Pattern Adventures: A Heart Living Room!

Pattern Adventures: A Heart Living Room... / Oh Joy!


Happy February! In honor of Valentine's Day, this month we're all about hearts for our second Oh Joy Pattern Adventures! Hearts can sometimes feel young, so we're here to show you how to make sure it stays current and chic for a grown-up space, too. See how we added just a little bit of love to this living room!

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Confetti Nail Art!

A Confetti Inspired Manicure with Olive & June! / Oh Joy!

Last week, our friends from Olive & June stopped by to teach us how to create the most perfect Oh Joy! manicures to ever exist! Today, we have a festive and fun confetti design inspired by our Oh Joy for CALPAK travel collection! Here's everything you need to know so you can have a party on your nails wherever you may go...

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