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October 2018! Here Comes Halloween!

Happy October! One of my favorite months of the year bc HALLOWEEN! (My fav holiday!) Candy, scary movies, dressing up and cooler nights! This is the first year that Daniel and I will have a front yard, so I'm excited to break out the pumpkins, cobwebs, and maybe some spooky stuff! Should I post pics on my Insta??? To get the wallpaper, click on the image above. Then, save it and set it as your desktop background. Yay!If you like these, please tell your friends about it, and tag me on Instagram with a pic of your desktop in your feed or stories, and I'll be sharing them on my Stories :)Have a great, spooky month!Warmly, Erin  

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September 2018 Desktop Wallpaper

Happy September, I hope you are having a wonderful holiday weekend! While I still have dreams of a barkyard pool + margaritas forever, I'm also excited about chillier weather, sweaters, and decorating our house for Halloween. I asked Daniel if September 1st was too early for cobwebs on the bushes and he said yes (dang it!). A girl can dream. (and buy Halloween candy early - bad idea?) To get the wallpaper, click on the image above. Then, save it and set it as your desktop background. Yay!If you like these, please tell your friends about it, and tag me on Instagram with a pic of your desktop in your feed or stories, and I'll be sharing them on my Stories :) Have...

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A Thanksgiving Printable Set

  Surprise! I'm comin' atcha in the evening tonight to hand-deliver a fun and free printable for your Thanksgiving festivities. I have whipped up a Thank You Card and a set of little Gift Tags for you to use on Thursday. Simply click the image above to download. I recommend printing the items on cardstock paper on a color printer. Or you can go to your local Kinko's or Fedex store and request that they print it for you.Here are some ideas to get you started:  Attach the gift tag to a bottle of wine and bring it to Thanksgiving Dinner. On the back of the card, write 2 - 3 things you appreciate about the hostess. Tuck it in an...

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September Illustrated Desktop Wallpaper

Happy September! (How are we already in September?!) It's been a whirlwind of a summer, and I am looking forward to cooler temperatures, the Ghost Tour I'm going on in October (!!!), Stranger Things Season 2,  and sporting my extensive scarf collection. Click below to grab the September Desktop Wallpaper - and enjoy! This month, I used india inks and my trust pen to complete this illustration.    And don't forget about our sale! It's still going strong, but there are some items that have already been scooped up! Everything in the shop is on sale, so be sure to check it out. Click here to shop the sale, and don't forget to use code VERYGREEN for 15% off your order. All orders...

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DIY Gold Painted Pumpkins

Halloween is my favorite Holiday. I mean, I like it more than Christmas. Maybe it's the air getting crisp on my morning walks with Patty, or maybe it's that everything is covered in Pumpkin Spice, or maybe it's the beautiful scenery and changing colors. Or the opportunity to carve pumpkins. This year, I wanted to do my own take on Pumpkin Decor, so I spent a nice sunny fall morning making this DIY to share with you. Enjoy! Don't forget to post your finished pumpkins on Instagram and tag me at paperraven.co so I can see! 1. Gather your materials! I grabbed the mini Pumpkins from my local grocery store, and if you need some cheap (but good!) paint, you can head over...

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