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09.28.20

Our Top Picks for the Week of September 28th, 2020

Start your week on a high note with these items from some of our favorite Alexandria shops! This week, Amy’s top pick is a deliciously indulgent popcorn that we will be snacking on […]
09.24.20

Outfit to Room: Timeless and Collected

One day I was walking by Threadleaf, which is right next to Penny Post, and saw the most wonderful skirt in the window. It literally stopped me in my tracks, and I haven’t […]
09.21.20

Our Top Picks for the Week of September 21st, 2020

With a whole host of new trends to get excited about this season, we wanted to share the finds we are currently loving. Elizabeth’s pick this week is a blush-toned tee that is […]
09.17.20

I’m A Voter. Are you #VoteReady

I remember my first election like it was yesterday. In fact, whenever I think of voting, I think of that election. This will date me, but the year was 1988 and the race […]
09.14.20

Our Top Picks for the Week of September 14th, 2020

With September in full swing, we are getting ready to prep our homes and closets for the new season! We can’t help but want to add some new pieces to our wardrobes, but […]
09.10.20

Virtual School Supply Drive + Fall Fundraising Efforts

Today I want to reach out to our dear Alexandria Stylebook readers for your help. There are three causes close to our Penny Post and Red Barn Mercantile hearts that could really use […]
09.04.20

Save 20% During Penny Post’s Haute Papier Trunk Show!

We are very excited to announce that starting September 8, Penny Post will be hosting a trunk show with Haute Papier! Haute Papier is a custom design and letterpress print studio based in […]
09.01.20

Book Report: Interior Design 

School officially starts in one week – and while it feels like a shell of a school year – I’m still getting the seasonal itch to start fresh. One of my favorite places […]
08.31.20

Our Top Picks for the Week of August 31st, 2020

As we wrap up August and head into September, this week’s picks are perfect for transitioning into the new month. Angela’s top pick is a CBD-infused body lotion that is formulated to create […]
08.27.20

Navy Blue Three Ways

My friend Kelley, the one who made me jog for three months, recently finished a gorgeous addition to her home. She worked with architect Laura Campbell, who did Lesley’s beautiful home, to add […]
08.24.20

Our Top Picks for the Week of August 24th, 2020

With summer evenings beginning to cool off and school revving up, this week’s top picks are all about embracing those last few days of summer. Amy’s pick is a vintage-inspired lamp from the […]
08.21.20

Ivy Lane Living’s New Showroom

As we mentioned briefly in last month’s post, we are incredibly excited about our new showroom in our ground-floor space. This new space is going to give us so much more room to […]
08.21.20

School Supply Shopping…Sort Of

Ok, I’m going to say it for all of us… This sucks. No matter what your child’s age, sending them to school in person or online is going to be hard. This year […]
08.20.20

Best Brands at Boxwood: in2green

When Joanna and I first started talking about opening Boxwood, the first product we both knew we had to have in the shop was in2green throw blankets. They’ve been at Boxwood since day one […]
08.17.20

Our Top Picks for the Week of August 17, 2020

Go ahead and sit under an umbrella and pour yourself a cocktail – it’s time for this week’s top picks. We’ve got a beach umbrella that captures the essence of summer with a […]


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