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Neat Freak: Ironing Tips

July 17, 2014

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Rumor has it, some of us actually like ironing. If that's not you, take the chore and fear out of pressing your fine linens by following some of our top tips: Iron while the item is still slightly damp, on the reverse side of the fabric. Always use the fabric-appropriate heat…

Monogram Mondays:  Maxwell

July 14, 2014

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The applique Maxwell monogram is the perfect example of taking an old-world technique and giving it a thoroughly modern twist. With simple, lean letters and a classic diamond shape, the Maxwell makes its mark in bright citron linen for the bathroom.

Book Signing @ Mecox Gardens East Hampton Tomorrow

July 10, 2014

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We are happy to be headed to Mecox Gardens in East Hampton tomorrow afternoon for a book signing at one of our favorite stores. Click here for mor details - we hope to see you there!

Monogram Mondays: Oliver

July 07, 2014

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With clean simple lines and an art deco feel, the Oliver is at once classic and chic. The perfect monogram to be feted over cocktails, we think. Salut!

Set the Table:  Red, White and Blue

July 03, 2014

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Here's our chic take on the perfect table setting to celebrate our independence. Crisp white linen is embellished with rich embroidery in rusty red and marine blue, the perfect nod to July 4th festivities. Wishing everyone a wonderful holiday weekend!

Set the Table:  Red, White and Blue

July 03, 2014

Here's our chic take on the perfect table setting to celebrate our independence. Crisp white linen is embellished with rich embroidery in rusty red and marine blue, the perfect nod to July 4th festivities. Wishing everyone a wonderful holiday weekend!

Monogram Mondays:Chopstick

June 30, 2014

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The Chopstick monogram is anything but ordinary. A clean letterstyle with asian flair, the Chopstick looks best in the straight-across format for something a touch more masculine and modern.

A Collector’s Guide:  Marghab Linens

June 26, 2014

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Emile and Vera Way Marghab founded Marghab Linens, Ltd., on the Portuguese Island of Madeira in 1933. Together, Emile a native of Cyprus (then a British Colony), and Vera Way, a native of Watertown, South Dakota, established one of the finest embroidery houses in Madeira. Because of the…

Monogram Mondays:  Abigail

June 23, 2014

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Not quite a block letter, not quite a script, the Abigail is Leontine's go-to applique monogram for accessories, but we love it on everything from shams to towels. This monogram is the perfect style for someone who wants a clean yet unique monogram that stands the test of time.

Artist Spotlight:  Inslee Haynes

June 19, 2014

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The very talented Inslee Haynes has been illustrating for Jane Scott and Leontine Linens for years. Her gorgeous illustrations are not only featured in the table of contents and the back pages of LINENS, her very cute interpretation of the princess and the pea has become the party favor…

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