Share the Love

Happy Valentine’s Day from the Ivystone Team. Here are a few products from our website vendors that our team is gifting to our loved ones (and ourselves)! Featured products: 1. Pudus – Slide Cable Knit Blush Slippers Keep your feet cozy while enjoying the comforts of home with Pudus' new Creekside Slide Slippers. With trendy designs and unbelievably soft interior, they will be sure to pamper you and your loved ones. 2. Consuela – Breezy East West, Valentina The Breezy East/West Tote is a "breezy" take on our classic East/West tote, … Read More

2020’s Color of the Year

Recently Pantone, the international authority on color trends, announced the 2020 Color of the Year: Classic Blue. Classic Blue is a timeless blue hue, that is elegant in its simplicity. Here is what Leatrice Eiseman, Executive Director of the Pantone Color Institute, had to say about this year's color. “We are living in a time that requires trust and faith. It is this kind of constancy and confidence that is expressed by Pantone 19-4052 Classic Blue, a solid and dependable blue hue we can always rely on. Imbued with a deep resonance, … Read More

National Backpack Awareness Day

Did you know that the first backpack was invented back in 1938! 30 years later lightweight nylon backpacks were introduced, expanding the use of backpacks from being used primarily as a tool for outdoor recreation to the wide spread use of backpacks among students. In 2001, the American Occupational Therapy Association launched the country’s first ever event dedicated to backpacks and safety. National Backpack Awareness Day is geared towards ensuring students wear their backpacks safely, as improper use can lead to back pain or … Read More

Gifted Movers & Shakers 2019

Each year, Gifts & Decorative Accessories highlights a few successful individuals who have been helping to propel the industry forward. In this special section, they honor the men and women who keep us connected, who help us thrive, who lead by example, and who keep us looking to the future with new ideas and innovation.   Read their Q&A with Doug Cofiell, Ivystone’s CEO, to learn more about his journey and accomplishments, as well as his insights into the industry. Q: How did you get your start in the gift … Read More

2019 Atlanta Summer Market Preview

We hope your summer is off to a great start! The Dallas Market is wrapped up and we showed off our new Look Book format featuring trends, new products, and best sellers from our Dallas Showroom! Next stop is Atlanta Market (July 8-15) followed by Vegas Market (July 27 – August 1) – we are opening one day early at both markets! Sneak peak of our biggest remodel yet! If you are going to be in town, make us your first stop! We cannot wait for you to see the products featured in the Atlanta Look Book in our newly renovated … Read More

Gifted Movers & Shakers 2019

Each year, Gifts & Decorative Accessories highlights a few successful individuals who have been helping to propel the industry forward. In this special … [Read More...]

2019 Atlanta Summer Market Preview

We hope your summer is off to a great start! The Dallas Market is wrapped up and we showed off our new Look Book format featuring trends, new products, and best … [Read More...]

2019 Dallas Summer Look Book

It is officially show season and we are so excited about seeing everyone at the Dallas, Atlanta, and Las Vegas Markets this summer. We are proud to showcase … [Read More...]

Father’s Day Spending Statistics, Trends, and Products We Love!

The nation’s first Father’s Day was celebrated on June 19, 1920. However, it wasn’t until 1972 that Father’s Day become a nationwide holiday – falling on the … [Read More...]

Outdoor Entertaining Trends for 2019

Outdoor living continues to grow in 2019! Homeowners dream of setting up enjoyable spaces outside to maximize perfect summer days. In fact, 21% of Americans … [Read More...]

Mother’s Day Spending Statistics, Trends, and Products We Love!

Every spring millions of people in the United States flock to retail stores for one simple reason – Mom! Mother’s Day falls on May 12th this year (the … [Read More...]