Because It’s Where Your Heart Is.

Creating a home, your haven, is our passion. From experienced interior designers to local boutique owners who select home goods, art, and furnishings that are truly special to nationally recognized real estate agents, our local experts have the tools, talent, and resources to transform a blank space into a place that’s truly your own.
07.01.20

Summer Fun from Red Barn Mercantile

If you had big travel plans this summer, then I’m sorry. I wish we all could have taken those once in a lifetime trips this year. But at least we have our backyards […]
06.30.20

Summer Means Outdoor Entertaining

There are plenty of silver linings from the past few months – okay, maybe only a few. But one benefit for sure has been time with family and the closest of friends. And […]
06.25.20

Outfit to Room: Red, White, and Blue Edition          

Now that it’s officially summer, I asked Elizabeth to send me a sweet summery outfit so I can make a cheerful room. What I didn’t expect was the cutest red, white, and blue […]
06.22.20

Our Top Picks for the Week of June 22, 2020

This week, our top picks feature a delicious CBD-infused treat that Angela of Bellacara loves to add to a glass of bubbles, chic cocktail kits that are sure to impress even the pickiest […]
06.19.20

Creating a Beautiful Entryway

You only get one chance to make a first impression! Your entryway is the first thing that guests will see when they enter into your home, so it’s one of the most important […]
06.19.20

Father’s Day Quarantine Edition

My dad is a rock. Always has been. When things get tough, he is the voice of reason and the most optimistic in the room. I’m not sure if it’s the Air Force […]
06.15.20

Our Top Picks for the Week of June 15, 2020

If you’re like us, then you have been going through and organizing your closet to make room for summer during this time in quarantine. Going through all of our current “haves” gives us […]
06.11.20

Shopping Appointments at Red Barn Mercantile + Penny Post

We are so grateful for and overwhelmed by the support everyone has given us during the shutdown. We could not have gotten through this difficult time without you. As you know, Northern Virginia […]
06.08.20

Our Top Picks for the Week of June 08, 2020

From a safari-inspired dress that is casual yet right on the pulse of summer’s most-wanted trends, a sustainable ceramic candle that is as aesthetically pleasing as it is delicious, a luxurious lip balm […]
06.04.20

One Less Decision to Make

I don’t know about you, but I’m having to make about a thousand decisions more than usual every day. They range from do I want to shower today to how do I keep […]
06.02.20

A Note of Gratitude

Last Friday, we re-opened Boxwood’s front doors for the first time since mid-March. We require masks and can only accommodate five customers at a time – but we’re open and thriving.     […]
06.01.20

Our Top Picks for the Week of June 01, 2020

Memorial day has passed, and we are ready to transition into the new season here at Stylebook. This week’s top picks are all about getting your closet, your home, and your beauty essentials […]
05.28.20

Catstudio Fundraiser for The Scholarship Fund of Alexandria

Being an Air Force brat meant I went to two high schools – Chaparral High School in Las Vegas, NV (Go Cowboys!) for the first two years and then graduated from Hampton High […]
05.22.20

Homework Stations: Now Needed More Than Ever

As we are all suffering figuring our way through homeschooling and distance learning, one thing that has become clear is that having one place, or station where the kids can do their work […]
05.22.20

Shop, Dine, and Give During Good. Works. Alexandria

Right now, we all need a win. Something to feel good about. Something to get excited for. That’s why Old Town Business Association has partnered with ACT for Alexandria to bring you the first ever Good. Works. […]


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