Mar 31
4
Show n' Tell

I love this part of the blog where we get to see the places our goods and wares get to call home. Below you will drool over a Provo, Utah residence under the design direction of Holli Forrest. Photographed are a few finishing touches from Alice Lane! Among my favorites are the porcelain nesting bowls…

Mar 29
1
Branch Out

[Photo by Gemma Comas] Having fresh flowers is a luxury! [Room Scene from Oly Studio] [Photo from CR Style Magazine] [Photo from CR Style Magazine] [Photo from Lonny Magazine] [Photos from Carrier & Company] [Photo from Tobi Fairley] [Photo from House Beautiful] Take it one step beyond and try live branches. Get a tall vase fill…

Mar 27
5
It's official! Spring is in the air!

Our fresh cut pussy willows just arrived – and things are feeling greener, fresher, brighter, lighter already! We feel it from all who enter our doors! They’re ready for a fresh change! Some have gone for new linens on their beds, others have started with a fresh coat of white paint to their kitchen cabinets….

Mar 20
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Giveaway

It’s that time again! We have another $100 gift certificate to our store to give away! Thanks to everyone for participating in our giveaways and supporting our blog! We love to read all of your beautiful and inspirational comments. Enter to win by following these rules: – Follow this blog and leave us a comment….

Mar 17
6
Dressing the Mantle

Big and tall, or tall and lean… These are the rules of accessorizing a mantle. Too many little things will get knick knacky. To avoid a cluttered mantel, you’re going to want to make a few bold gestures. Large vases allow you to dress the mantle seasonally with live branches, holiday boughs, pussy willows, etc….

Mar 16
2
The Gallery Wall

One of our must-haves for any household. It is the story of who lives here. It’s something to study while you are passing down the halls, standing in an entry, or waiting in a home office. The artifacts, photographs, certificates, fine art or prints of the inhabitants speak volumes! It’s proof of a life well…

Mar 13
0
How It's Done

We’ve had many inquiries about our design services available at Alice Lane. We wanted to share with you what a presentation would include. We were hired by a couple out of the Long Beach, California area. Among many spaces, we put together a bedroom for their adult, 20-something daughter. She’s a stylish girl with loads…

Mar 11
3
Making an Entrance

What does your entry say about your home? Is it welcoming? Is it charming? Does it make you want to peek in the sidelights just to get a glimpse of what’s to come? Hopefully it leaves you wanting more. At Alice Lane we love to create inviting porches and entryways. Here are a few necessary ingredients…

Mar 08
5
We're Obsessed – Zippy Patterns

Ahhhh! The energy a zippy pattern will add to a room… It just ignites a space. It’s contagious. If something is missing from your room… Consider adding pattern! If you’re traditional, a stripe, herringbone, or houndstooth may satisfy you. I love a good graphic motif with plenty of repeat. It’s organized, but packs a punch….