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

Welcome Fall In The Hudson Valley

Happy Fall!   Today is the first day of fall!    Fall is a beautiful season.  Are you excited?   Over the weekend we warmed up the front porch for early fall.  I shared our porch updates on the HomeGoods Blog . … Continue reading

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Power Monday: Keep Your Focus on Your Goals

    Happy Power Monday!   September has been a busy month thus far.  Trying to stay focus and motivated this week.  Sharing a few blog posts on business, an article on fashion, and healthy recipes.   Keep your focus … Continue reading

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5 Laundry Room Ideas To Stay Clean And Organized

Now that fall is in the air, I’m hoping to start a fall project. Laundry is a chore I do not enjoy. Perhaps a more functional space would help me enjoy washing laundry.  The small room that is off the … Continue reading

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Time for Power Monday Women In Business

Happy Monday!  Starting each day with a positive image or quote helps me get through the week.  I really enjoy the Power Monday post for women in business.  Tory Burch has been an inspiration for me.  I saw here speak … Continue reading

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Drummonds Bathrooms To Inspire Weekend Relaxation

Drummonds recently opened a flagship showroom in New York City called Drummonds at Lapicida which resides within the Lapicida showroom in the D&D building on 3rd Avenue and 59th Street. The showroom has fully designed vignettes of almost all of … Continue reading

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Fall Essentials For The Home

Hello again!  The past few days I  was out shopping, styling and making fall flower arrangements.  Fall arrives early when you are a blogger.  Let me take you on a little tour of what I’ve been styling in our home. … Continue reading

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Four Pinterest Pins To Inspire The Weekend

What are you doing this weekend?  While the kids are heading to the beach, it’s easy to stay home and catch up on cleaning and laundry.   Let’s enjoy the next few weeks of summer.  I’m taking day trips to … Continue reading

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First Apartment Hunting & Decorating Ideas For Him

Autumn is almost here. While most of you are preparing to send your children back to school or college, I am finding it hard to believe I have two grown young man at home who have graduated college and are … Continue reading

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Home Decor Cheat Sheets Book Review

Home Decor Cheat Sheets Need-to-Know Stuff for Stylish Living By Jessica Probus and Alice Mongkongllite   Are you looking to work on a room in your house and don’t know where to start?  Maybe you know exactly the look you … Continue reading

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Power Monday: Desk Envy, Inspiration and Lifestyle

  Hello again!  Celebrating the small victories.  Our site had a small hiccup this morning, but now it’s back up and running.  I couldn’t be happier to get back to blogging.  Starting to think layers for autumn?  Tory Burch’s Gigi … Continue reading

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