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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...

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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!

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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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Introducing the Oh Joy Shop!

Introducing the Oh Joy Shop!

In my 12 years in business, one of my favorite parts of what I am able to do at Oh Joy is to share the work of other designers, artists, makers that I admire and love. So, alongside our own Oh Joy! products, we've created a BRAND NEW Oh Joy! Shop filled with exclusive, one-of-a-kind pieces by my favorite designers, makers, and artists. We have decor items for your home, accessories to wear, even a few options for your little ones. Each one is handmade and will bring a bit of sunshine and cheer to your daily life. 

Introducing the Oh Joy Shop!

Introducing the Oh Joy Shop!

Introducing the Oh Joy Shop!

Introducing the Oh Joy Shop!

Introducing the Oh Joy Shop!

There's a little peek of a few items...head over to the shop now to see them all! 

{Photos by Lily Glass, styling by Julia Wester, styling assistance by Jess Hong.

a valentine's day candy terrarium...

a valentine's day candy terrarium / oh joy!

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How cute are these?! We're calling them candy terrariums, and we're giving them out as gifts this Valentine's Day! You can fill them with candy and small treats to personalize them for each of your friends. Here's how you make them...

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Oh Joy Day Trip: Echo Park (Part 1)

Exploring Echo Park Ave... / Oh Joy!

Happy Friday! Today, we're exploring one of my favorite neighborhoods in Los Angeles...Echo Park! Because there are so many amazing coffee spots, shops, and restaurants, we're breaking it up into two posts. First up, we have three spots all on Echo Park Avenue, so you can leisurely walk down one street to discover a few amazing spots. Each shop is curated and designed to perfection. Ready? Let's go! 

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DIY Heart Cookie Sandwiches...

DIY Heart Cookie Sandwiches... / Oh Joy!

Happy February! Valentine's Day is officially two weeks away, and we're getting ready to share the love with heart-shaped cookie sandwiches! Make them to bring to school or work as a special treat for everyone you want to give some love to this Valentine's Day. Here's how to make them...

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