All posts filed under: DIY

Behind the Scenes of SY&Co.

We’re so excited to share this feature in Love Luxe Life! Shawna’s Q & A session wonderfully showcases what we’ve got going on right now and her mini-photo shoot is totally adorable! Shawna talks about how she got in the business, her favorite things, Nicole’s role in the company, and more! Head over to their website to read the full interview and see all of the behind-the-scenes images.  

DIY: Super Fun Spring Vases

On behalf of the entire crew here at SYED, we want to wish you all a very happy Spring!! To kick off one of our favorite seasons, we are bringing you our latest DIY project with Chriselle & her team over at The Chriselle Factor: Spring Vases. They’re so cute, easy, and fun! Perfect to brighten your desk, windowsill, or tabletop! 

DIY: Valentines Day Tabletop Decor

We love making our homes festive for the holidays.  Especially those that make myself and my special someone the focus of the evening – Valentines Day!  This fun and easy tutorial can be used all year around for any special occasion.  We used the iconic red rose to bring the V into Valentines Day. Grab your supplies and let’s get started! You will need:  Floral Glue (not hot glue)  Paper Plate, Dessert Size is perfect. But get a firm plate  Scissors  Design Master Spray in Red (or whatever color rose you select)  Roses – about 4 per 8″ completed rose (at a minimum) Love Total Cost: $ 25 material cost (your using labor of love at no charge) Total Time: 15 minutes from start to finish (faster if you work here!) Step One: Start by cutting out the plate to a size that equals about 2″ smaller than your anticipated finished project. Step Two: Spray paint the paper plate. This will keep if from showing up after you glue all the flower petals to it. …

DIY: Romantic Date Night at Home

We are always so excited when we get the call from the Chriselle Factor’s team asking us to do another DIY Inspiration shoot!  This time we were asked to create a romantic date night at home. What would I want?  I too am a mother (three amazing little boys) and a wife (to an amazing husband) and don’t always have the energy to go out.  Especially when date night on Valentine’s Day means a two hour wait to sit down at a restaurant table or a room full of other couples talking way to loud.  So,let’s make this a night in.  Let’s just cut to the chase and make it dessert in the middle of our living room….This arrangement is designed to awaken the senses for the most romantic Valentine’s night as you’ve never experienced before!  Either skip dinner all together or just cozy down for a romantic treat. We used pillows from the sofa and tossed them to the floor.  The tables were made using a collection of magazines all stacked up to create …