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 […]
07.24.20

A Special Backyard Production: Theatre During COVID

Art is special, it is needed, and it is needed especially during these uncertain times. It allows us to express ourselves in ways that we may not be able to do otherwise (are […]
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 […]
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 […]
04.24.20

Meet Stacey Lewis: Artist and Mask Maker

We love what we do, and we’re lucky to still be able (with some adjustments!) to keep working with our clients and creating beautiful spaces for people to call home. We are also […]
04.03.20

What We’re Watching and Reading

As many of us have a little more time on our hands than usual, it seems we’re all on the lookout for the next great binge and/or book recommendation. If you’ve already made […]
03.20.20

Going Green

With social distancing as the new normal in our daily lives, it’s likely you missed celebrating St. Patrick’s Day the festive way you usually would. We thought it might be fun to celebrate […]
02.28.20

Kids’ Room Refresh

Alex and I (and the Ivy Lane team!) are currently working on a large project to help update a whole home. While some bigger construction projects are going on in the family room […]
01.17.20

Helping Create Homes for the Homeless

You may hear it often, and you should believe it to be true, that Alexandria is a uniquely tight-knit community (almost a small town vibe) that prides itself on supporting each other. Each […]
12.13.19

How to Set a Festive Table

‘Tis the season for hosting parties. While we all love to have our friends and family over during the holidays, sometimes putting all of the pieces together for that “fun” get together can […]
11.22.19

Design Road Trip: Santa Fe

I am lucky to not only have great friends, but great friends who like to celebrate in style. Another friend of mine was set to celebrate a big birthday and the decision was […]
10.18.19

Design Road Trip: New Orleans

When one of my friends told me she wanted to celebrate the big 5-0 in New Orleans, I immediately said “Absolutely, let’s do it!” It’s always a great place to celebrate well, just […]
09.20.19
Ivy Lane Living

Why We Love Wallpaper (And Why You Should Too)

We get it. Wallpaper can seem scary. Paint is simple, one color, no pattern and can seemingly go with just about everything. And while we obviously love a good paint color, there is […]
08.23.19

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 […]
07.29.19

Behind the Design: A Refresh for a House of Fresh Starts

Earlier this summer, Ivy Lane Living was honored to assist an organization that plays a vital role in our community, Friends of Guest House. Friends of Guest House helps women successfully reenter the […]


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