make it personal

One of the most rewarding things about being an interior designer is transforming a client’s house into their home, finding the right fabrics, furniture, art, and other décor items that both work for […]

street style: erin streeter

I had never met Erin before our appointment early one morning for these photos. Still, I was assured, “You will love her! She is the friendliest person.” And it’s true. Erin just might […]

the making of a mother’s day gift

I have concluded that it takes aging to realize how much our moms unconditionally love us. I think the first moment I understood it was when Blair gave me a visor for Mother’s […]

ivy lane living & the shoe hive celebrate moms!

This Mother’s Day, The Shoe Hive and Ivy Lane Living are celebrating moms with a very special event. As moms, we know there is nothing more special than getting a handmade token of […]

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 […]

getting ready for wedding season with ivy lane

Despite the looming single digit temperatures, I assure you that wedding season is fast approaching. With bridal showers, engagement parties and other wedding-related celebrations, you will likely have a long list of gifts […]

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 […]

getting organized with ivy lane

Each new year brings about a new opportunity to get organized. To start the year fresh and prepared. For us, the place that can fall apart the fastest is our desk so we […]

bringing ivy lane home

There have been many gift guides and holiday lists thrust at you in these days leading up to Christmas. And you will likely come across more as we get even closer. Yet, is […]

last-minute gifts at ivy lane

Sometimes it seems that gift giving becomes more complicated with every holiday season. Your list gets longer, everyone gets harder to shop for and you can’t remember who has received what in the […]

monogrammed gifts under $100

Nothing is more thoughtful than a personalized gift during the holidays. At Ivy Lane, we have a host of monogrammable gifts including dopp kits, ice buckets, bulletin boards, desk diaries, bedding and so […]

ivy lane living: a thanksgiving tablescape

As we approach Thanksgiving, much of our time is spent on lists, trips to the grocery story and menu preparation. The Thanksgiving feast is at the heart of our celebration. It is around […]

introducing ivy lane linens & living

Yesterday evening, we celebrated with our friends Alex Deringer and Courtney Cox the opening of their new stores: Ivy Lane Linens and Ivy Lane Living. The two stores sit at opposite ends of […]

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