Our Top Picks for the Week of December 18, 2017

We want to wear a feather-and-gold-glittery-star headband! OK, so maybe we are a weensy too old for that. Instead, we’ll snap up these jeans designed with a technical fit that will make us […]
Our Top Picks for the Week of September 11 2017

Our Top Picks for the Week of September 11, 2017

September 11 2017 – Velvet! Tassels! Indigo! Silk! Who says cozy can’t look and feel luxurious? This week we’re all about rich textures, getting us excited for fall’s chillier air. Plus, the jean […]

Introducing LuRu Home

Last week I wrote about the minimalist country look. I tried to keep it to a digestible length which meant I didn’t get to wax poetic on how to add pattern with pillows. […]

4 Tips To Style Your Kitchen Island

Most of our kitchens open to our  family rooms, making styling the kitchen island an important task — one that can be daunting since styling needs to work from all angles, especially if […]

The 5 Best Stools for Your Kitchen Island

The party is at your house — specifically, in your kitchen. Have you ever noticed no matter the size of your kitchen, that’s where everyone gathers? A home can have an ample dining […]

Illuminating Form + Ingenius Function: Peter Bristol Lighting

I have expressed before how much I love going to High Point Market. I love seeing how all the talented furniture designers put together their showrooms, the luscious new fabrics, and discovering products […]

Next Week is Teacher Appreciation Week: Here’s How To Show Your Teacher Some Love

The first week in May is Teacher Appreciation Week.  It’s one of the many weeks out of the year that we get to show our teachers how thankful we are for all that […]

Stop Working at the Dining Room Table! 4 Desks with Great Style + Function

Tax time always puts me in a cranky mood.  I would imagine most of you all can relate to that!  As I spent several hours at my dining room table, pouring through papers, […]

5 Tips To Find That Perfect Piece of Art

Nothing finishes a room like a piece of art. Often the focal point, art can set the mood of a space, from calm and tranquil to bold and invigorating — depending on the […]

High Point Market: Get the Look

I love going to High Point for the furniture market. I could walk around aimlessly in and out of all the beautiful showrooms for days, and that is what it would take: High […]

Coco Blanca Pop-Up Preview: DC Design House Opens this Weekend

We shared the save-the-date recently, and now is the time: the DC Design House opens this weekend, and Coco Blanca is thrilled to once again be a part of it. As one of […]

House Tour: A Beautiful Bachelor Pad Done in Fifty Shades of Gray

One of Ivy Lane’s latest installations has been one of our most fun: a bachelor out in McLean who wanted our help pulling his house together to feel cool, comfortable, and inviting in […]

Listing Showcase: 6211 Randall Court and 104 N. Quaker Lane

One of the best things about real estate in Alexandria is that there is a little bit of everything. There are countless architectural styles, row homes and large lots, several great school districts, […]

must-see design house in mclean

Calling all design enthusiasts! If you love home decor and interior design as much as we do, then this event is right up your ally! For the past eight years, designers from the […]

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