Author Archives: Ivy de Leon

About Ivy de Leon

From decorating and home staging to entertaining and gardening, I enjoy bringing traditional style to each project. I love to combine new and flea market finds with antiques and vintage pieces to create inviting spaces for today's modern lifestyle. CONTACT: IVY@IVYDELEON.COM

Power Monday Summer Stripes & Peonies

Happy Power Monday all!  We had a slow go today.  If you follow me on Instagram, you know we got a new puppy golden retriever over the weekend.  Today. I’m catching up and organizing my desk and my reading. What … Continue reading

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7 Decorating Tips From My One Room Challenge Office Makeover

A week later, I’m loving my new designed home office.  Thank you Linda at Calling It Home for hosting the One Room Challenge.  Today I’m sharing a few decorating tips from my project. 1.  Buy what you love.  The moment I … Continue reading

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Power Monday Create A Beautiful Week

Happy Power Monday! What To Wear: Easy Style With Ann Taylor Dot Pleated Wrap Dress – Use Code MYSTERY40  for 40% off discount today.   Creative Desk Essentials  High Street Market  A pineapple letter opener, yes please. What to read: … Continue reading

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Week Six One Room Challenge Reveal Office Makeover

Welcome to my One Room Challenge week six reveal. Take a seat and join me as I show you around my office. The small room is filled with all the things I love. My inspiration started with a fashion book … Continue reading

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One Room Challenge Week 5 – In With The Old

In with the old.  Classic details never go out of style.  Remember the vintage chest, after further examination,  it turns out that it is a small dining room buffet or bar cabinet.  Although the piece is old and the back … Continue reading

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One Room Challenge Week 4 Office Makeover

Week four of the  One Room Challenge Participants has arrived.  We are moving full speed ahead.  The room is painted in Nancy’s Blushes by Farrow and Ball.  The color looks amazing.  It is a pretty grown up version of pink … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

We are counting down the days to Mother’s Day. This year we welcomed  Emily Smith into motherhood and her beautiful baby girl to our family. With Mother’s Day creeping up there a few Mother’s Day gifts that caught my eye … Continue reading

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Power Monday: Pink, Floral and Stripes

                         Happy Power Monday!  Sharing a few favorites I enjoy to get me started come Monday morning. Office Crush: loving the Henriot Floral in pink from Quadrille. What to Wear: … Continue reading

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One Room Challenge Office Makeover Week 3

Week three of the One Room Challenge has arrived.  On Monday, I went to pick up paint colors to test on the walls. Pink paint is the direction I am currently leaning towards to warm up the room.  A few … Continue reading

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Does It Come In Pink?

Happy Monday! via via  via Monday is here and I’m feeling tickled pink this morning.  Pink is going up on the wall this week for my One Room Challenge.  I’m off to choose a paint color. Hope your day is … Continue reading

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