front door sneak peek

We’ve been working on our new D*S office for weeks, and if we’ve learned anything so far, it’s that everything in a big space (relative to our apartments) takes forever to finish. We’re up to our ears in all types of paints, rugs and lighting, and we’ve been slowly making headway over the past few days on a few different fronts. I’m going to share more photos once we’re finished (we’re still waiting for our shelves and sofa to be completed), but I wanted to show a happy moment from yesterday — our finished door decal! Our D*S logo was turned into a brushed brass door decal that now graces the front of our navy blue office. We are still deciding on other outer door decorations, but I’m so pleased with the way this turned out that I had to share. It feels shiny and sophisticated at the same time. Thanks to Randi Brookman Harris for the tip on where to print vinyl; it was way cheaper and faster than I expected, and the result is fantastic. Stay tuned for more updates in the next few weeks . . . xo, grace

Photo bomb!

  1. Congratulations! If the door looks this good, I can’t WAIT to see the rest!

  2. ruth says:

    love it! congrats!!

  3. Erika says:

    It looks fantastic! Can’t wait to see the rest.

  4. Stéphanie says:

    It looks beautiful! Can’t wait to see the rest. :)

  5. rebecca says:

    Congratulations! This marks a huge step! And it looks super fab…cant wait to see the rest of the office when its finished!x

  6. cheryl says:

    very pretty

  7. Li says:

    Congratulations! Can’t wait to see the interior! :)))

  8. Brittany C says:

    Seriously! I’ve been following you since 2004?! That just seems crazy!! So glad to see everything you guys have accomplished!

  9. love it!! It’s just perfect. Congratulations !!

  10. What a tease!! I want to see more!!!

  11. This turned out soooooooo good Grace. Love it!! How exciting ;)
    Now I want to see MORE of your fab space. Yay!

  12. Jude says:

    Congratulations – it looks elegant! And I absolutely LOVE your dress Grace! Is is grey silk?

  13. Leah says:

    so pretty! congratulations!! exciting to see it looking so official!

  14. Maria Valdivieso says:

    This is so exciting! Congratulations Grace <3!

  15. Dora says:

    It looks amazing!

  16. Jenna Neah says:

    That’s really lovely. Congratulations! :-)

  17. Nicole says:

    Really beautiful! You must feel such pride every time you walk through that door.
    That last photo put a smile on my face!

    I am also curious about your dress. :)

  18. Krissy says:

    That is one rockin’ door! Can’t wait to see the rest of the office.

  19. Raechel Keene says:

    Kind of off topic, but I love your dress Grace! Is that still buy-able?

    1. Grace Bonney says:

      Thanks guys- I’ll check my dress label when I get home but it’s at least 3 years old…

  20. Pam says:

    Ha! I was also going to ask about the dress! But while I’m here, I’ll also tell you that I think the door looks very beautiful. Congratulations! It seems like your business has really been blowing up in the past couple years, and it’s fun and inspiring to watch. So, thanks for sharing some of the behind-the-scenes stuff with us.

    And, great dress!

  21. Wheeee! The door looks great! I agree that it’s artistic yet professional at the same time. Can’t wait to see the rest!

  22. Alix says:

    STUNNING. Chic, elegant, luxe!

  23. Erica says:

    That looks great! Congrats on the new decal!

  24. Krysti says:

    The decal looks lovely! It makes me want to find something that ‘needs’ a vinyl decal just cause I said so!!

  25. sierra says:

    amazing, can’t wait to see what you ladies are up to in there! sure it’s going to be awesome. xoxo

  26. annemarie says:

    muy bonita!

  27. Heather says:

    can’t wait to see inside now!

  28. Karen says:

    Huge Congrats. I love that sign. It looks elegant and classy, yet fresh and new all at the same time.

  29. Wow, so beautiful. Congratulations!



  30. penny says:

    Stunning door!

  31. dana says:

    Woo hooo! And so it begins…..

  32. Andrea says:

    When we get to see the rest, it will surely be D*S’s best sneak peek yet!

  33. Tara Hogan says:

    Congrats! Love the door. Hoep to visit your office someday while in the city.

  34. kris says:

    Congrats! Btw, any word on your gray dress?


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