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

Treasure Hunting At Eddie Ross’ Pine Hill Farm

Driving nearly two hours for an estate sale may seem too far for most people.  However, this was no regular estate sale.  It was Eddie Ross’ estate sale.  Yes, that Eddie Ross, Senior Style Editor of Martha Stewart Living and Associate Editor … Continue reading

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Happy Memorial Day!

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Celebrating 40 Years Of Fabulous by Steven Stolman

John Rosselli and Bunny Williams hosted a cocktail party in celebration of Steven Stolman’s new book 40 Years Of Fabulous, released on May 1st by Gibbs Smith.  The book chronicles more than four decades of interior design at the Kips Bay … Continue reading

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Luxe Children Spaces

We couldn’t be happier with the addition of a new member to our extended family. No, not me. I will be aunt Ivy to a sweet little girl. I’m super excited. So much so, I’ve been pinning images of children spaces … Continue reading

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Celebrate Life Outdoors With Selamat

Yes, I’m still talking about High Point Market in May. There are so many awesome offerings to make your home yours. I love the fresh Spring color at Selamat. Natural rattan or watery blues and sunshine yellows will make any … Continue reading

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Power Monday: Spring Into Summer

The days are getting hotter. As we go from spring into summer, I think these pieces are stylish to stay cool while looking professional. I’ve been out and about working and taking care of family business. My son was home … Continue reading

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How To Dress Up The Bookshelf

Bookcases are not just for books.  There are many ways to style a bookshelf.  My style is to keep it personal.  Collections, family pictures and art can all be enjoyed on bookshelf. Blue and white Asian happiness jars I’ve collected are … Continue reading

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How Will You Celebrate Cinco de Mayo?

Happy Cinco de Mayo! On this beautiful day, I’m taking a little break in the courtyard to celebrate with a healthy mango and pineapple smoothie. Just in case you are looking for a sangria recipe or cocktail to celebrate the … Continue reading

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Spring Market Quality Bed Linens Introductions

Happy Monday!  Wake up to new bed linens, coffee and sunshine.  I’ve sourced high quality bed lines on my recent trip to spring High Point Market.  Spring is the perfect time to spruce up the bedroom. For a summer cottage or beach house these … Continue reading

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Power Monday: Spring Pastels

Swing into spring with pretty pastels for work.  A floral scarf or umbrella to wash away the Monday blues and get into a Power Monday state of mind.  Go ahead conquer that task, make the pitch on that idea, or try something new.  The … Continue reading

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