Houseplant How-to

While we don’t spend a lot of our working hours outside – hence the title “interior” designer, we do love to incorporate plants inside a house as part of the design. There is […]

Find Your Holiday Mantel Style

Before the stockings are hung by the chimney with care, you’ll want to make festive your fireplace mantel, the second-most adorned and adored holiday spot (the first being the tree, of course!). There are […]

5 Design Tricks To Make Small Spaces Feel Larger

Alexandria homes are known for their historic, quaint character, but the flip side of all that charm can mean small, idiosyncratic spaces that are challenging to make work for modern living. Having helped […]

Street Style: Brooke Lombardi

If you know Brooke Lombardi, there’s no doubt you adore her. And if you don’t know her, there is a very good chance you recognize her as the super cute woman leading a […]

New Artists on the Lane: Hayley Mitchell & Bonnie Fuchs

From bold color in stylized portraits to soothing abstracts inspired by seaside settings, we are thrilled to add works by Hayley Mitchell and Bonnie Fuchs to the growing Ivy Lane gallery. Hayley Mitchell, […]

House Tour: Jefferson Street

In our line of work, every client is unique, so every project is unique. After completing a job, there is nothing more rewarding than seeing that we’ve successfully translated our client’s personality into […]

Design Trend: Textiles as Works of Art

One of our favorite current interior design trends is marriage between two of our favorite things — art and textiles! Lately, we’ve been inspired by so many hand-painted designs translated into stunning fabrics […]

The Perfect Gift for Your Mom

Mother’s Day is fast approaching and we at Ivy Lane know how important it is to celebrate this special group! After all, we wouldn’t be here without them, would we? To help you […]

Post-Moving Sale on the Lane!

When we announced our store move back in February, you may remember talk of a post-moving sale that you would not want to miss. Well, lucky for you – the time has come! […]

House Tour: Belle Haven

One of the most rewarding aspects of interior design, is creating a space that is personalized to a particular client. Our Belle Haven Road project was no exception to this rule and we […]

letter-perfect monogramming etiquette

It’s no secret that we love a monogram at Ivy Lane! In our opinion, personalization can add a special touch to so many items. And, one of the most fun aspects of offering […]

spring bedroom refresh

It’s officially spring and we’re completely in in refresh mode! If you’re like us, something about the sunshine and crisp air this time of year provides major motivation to clean out and update […]

5 steps to freshen your powder room this spring

Spring is in the air and, if you’re like us, that means it’s time for cocktails on the porch, cookouts with friends, and lots of entertaining. All this fun is great motivation to […]

design trend: tassels

We love a good design trend and this week we thought we would talk about one of our current favorites – TASSELS! There’s no doubt that this 70’s staple is having a major […]

new on the lane: artist liz nichols

This week we want to introduce you to Liz Nichols, a new artist at Ivy Lane who has filled our shop with her beautiful paintings. We thought you would enjoy learning a little […]

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