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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.

how to decorate your home with club chairs

How you arrange the furniture in a room will instantly set the tone for how you will live in that space. It really plays a huge role in making your home livable and […]

walton street stationers and a special spring offer

Allow me to introduce myself. My name is Nancy and in 1999 I founded Walton Street Stationers in Old Town Alexandria. My company is named after my very favorite street in London, a […]

ask stylebook: making guests feel welcome?

Misty: I have guests coming for the weekend next month and I want them to feel extra welcomed. Any advice? Susie, Coco Blanca: Creating a space for guests in your home involves more […]

a modified take on tableware and guacamole

We love being able to provide not only clothing and accessories, but great gift ideas too! Now that the weather is finally cooperating, the invitations will be arriving and Kiskadee wants to help […]

ivy lane at the dc design house

Alex Deringer and Courtney Cox of Ivy Lane Living are honored to have been selected to design a guest suite for the 2015 DC Design House, located in Virginia for the first time […]

white sangria with “healthfully ever after”

Warmer weather means that we finally get to spend some much needed time outdoors. After the winter we all endured, we all deserve to head out to the patio, pour ourselves a cocktail […]

cuddle up in luxury

Nothing beats cuddling up with a cozy blanket and a good book on the weekends. It is literally one of our favorite things in the world and depending on the time of day, […]

perking up your home with pendant lights

Lighting can change everything. It brings life to a precious painting, changes the appearance of a color, and allows us to see things more clearly. We certainly have come a long way since […]

five ways to accessorize your office

Setting up a productive workspace is important to the success of your work flow and your business. Whether you work from home or from your company office, we can all agree that the […]

end table envy

When decorating our homes, we think of it much like we do when we are dressing ourselves. Our homes should feel inspiring, warm and inviting because after all it is so much more […]

ask stylebook: the perfect bed?

Dawn: Is there a “right” way to make a bed? Susie, Coco Blanca: What could be more luxurious than slipping between the sheets of a beautiful and freshly made bed? Here are a […]

all about the monogram: for the kids

Here at Ivy Lane, we are all about the monogram. On pretty much anything and everything. So perhaps we’re biased but we think that monograms and embroidery on children’s clothing and bedding are […]

freshen up your guest bathroom

Does your guest bathroom need a little attention? It is important to create a peaceful retreat for your guests. And Ivy Lane has everything you need: the softest linens, sweetest scents and special […]

a bathroom redesign and renovation

Many people don’t realize how important a bathroom truly is in their home. You start and finish most days in the bathroom, so why not make this part of the home as enjoyable […]

ask stylebook: awkward corners?

Noemi: I have an empty, awkward corner in my living space that doesn’t really serve a purpose. Any ideas for how I could style it? Elisabeth, Coco Blanca: One of our favorite ways […]

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