April 28, 2014
There is nothing more gorgeous than a classic monogram in an old-world stitch style such as ringstitch. The artistry of the embroidery is unmatched, especially in a deep jewel tone on a natural linen dinner napkin. The Mignon monogram style is the perfect combination of classic and elegant, and provides the most… More about Monogram Mondays: Mignon
April 24, 2014
For over 20 years, the Vogel Bindery in East Hampton NY has been crafting books entirely by hand using traditional techniques virtually unchanged for 300 years. Jane Scott was lucky enough to receive a stunning gift from her dear friend Charlotte Moss made by Paul Vogel in celebration of the release of the LINENS:… More about The Meaning of Handmade: Vogel Bindery
April 21, 2014
The Dorea monogram is as chic as they come - we love it for the overlapping initials and beautiful hand-seeded detail stitches. It&'s the perfect option for a modern monogram that still looks and feels like something from the past. It works particularly well for a couple wishing to intertwine… More about Monogram Mondays: Dorea
April 14, 2014
Sometimes the best part of a monogram style is the way it looks with your initials. Pair that with a unique combination of fabrics and colors and - voila - you've created something utterly and perfectly YOU.
April 10, 2014
Another city, another smashing event! Special thanks to everyone at LV Harkness for setting the stage for a fantastic evening with old friends last night. It was a humbling experience to be welcomed home with such warmth. We'll take any excuse we can get for a chance to visit Lexington… More about Lexington Book Signing @ LV Harkness
April 09, 2014
Special thanks to Charlotte Moss and Christofle for hosting our book signing event in NYC last night. What an elegant evening!
April 04, 2014
We launched the release of LINENS with a spectacular party last night - special thanks to the entire Leontine team for making the event an absolute smash. And we are off - check back soon for updates from NYC, Lexington, Memphis and beyond!
March 31, 2014
There is nothing more pleasant than finding a vintage monogram tucked in a trove of antique linens. Jane Scott was lucky enough to inherit her great-great grandmother's trousseau as well as her monogram initials. These very pieces were the initial spark behind Leontine Linens. The beautiful yet simple initials, JSO, on… More about Monogram Monday: A Cherished Heirloom
March 24, 2014
It's almost here! We are just about a week away from the release of LINENS by Jane Scott Hodges. Today's Monogram Monday is the Malcolm style - a handsome block letter with a chinoiserie-inspired bamboo frame. Shown in gold thread on cognac linen, it makes for the warmest of invitations to sit and dine… More about Monogram Mondays: Malcolm
March 17, 2014
The Sadie monogram is one of Jane Scott's favorites and is the perfect complement to an impromptu courtyard brunch with an Hermes scarf turned into a beautiful table cloth. People love the Sadie because of the unique way the initials nestle into the surname initial, for a design that is as much an… More about Monogram Mondays: Sadie