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 vintage market finds to create elevated and inviting spaces for today's modern lifestyle. CONTACT: IVY@IVYDELEON.COM

About Last Night : The Warwick, NY Historical Society

Rain could not dampen the festive mood at the  Ketchum House, last night.  Michael Bertolini’s home was all a buzz with members of the Warwick, NY Historical Society and Friends of the Hathorn House –Warwick’s Militia Commander Gen. John Hathorn … Continue reading

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You’ll Love These Monday Blues

  Happy Monday! We had a few rainy days, so I’m thinking of some favorite blues while blue skies roll in.  Paint, upholstery, garden stools and custom window shades are all available. Thanks for stopping by.

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Welcome March Madness with these garden inspired tablescape essentials

March arrived like a lion.  While the snow melts, I’m seeing green and feeling lucky. March Madness, St. Patrick’s Day and Easter have me excited to bring on the green tablescapes. Dutch tulips and boxwood topiary are favorites all year … Continue reading

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No Monday Blues Here

Happy Monday!     

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Men Style: Tune Up Your Home

Have it together at work, but at home you just need a few more hands to organize your lifestyle.   That’s all right! New Year, New you! Right! Design a life you love. Each day is a fresh start! Make it … Continue reading

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Three New Year Wants That Cost No Money

Happy New Year! The celebration continues at home as we enjoy a few more days with family.  Yes, I ate a few too many gingerbread cookies, but I have also been on a some gym workout dates with my husband, which … Continue reading

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How to Make Your Home Smell Amazing for the Holidays

Fresh and dried spices are plentiful in my mom’s kitchen.  In my home, I carry on the tradition with the fresh natural scents of the holidays.  Are you looking to fill your home with the sweet fragrance of the holiday … Continue reading

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Three Renter Friendly Removable Wallpaper Paper Projects

Removable Peel & Stick Wallpaper is now more beautiful.  These three projects are sure to get you inspired. Framed sections of wallpaper are a great idea that is cost saving and movable when it’s time to find another apartment. Because some … Continue reading

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The Romance of the Country

Happy Monday. The Hudson Valley is beautiful! I love the romance of living in the country. Crisp air, apples orchards, pumpkin fields and corn maze are everywhere. Enjoying walks on the Appalachian trail with my husband… hand in hand. Photo: … Continue reading

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