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Season 1, Episode 2

Textbook Bookcase

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There’s no better way to break free of cookie cutter decor than to incorporate one-of-a-kind vintage finds into your home. On this episode of Vintage Style / Modern Life, lifestyle guru Leah Ashley shares her secrets for curating a personal, collected bookshelf display by mixing new pieces and pre-loved ones in harmony. The result: a collection that’s part style, part story, and 100 percent original.

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Medium Clear Olive Bottle

Dovetail

$249 $169

Need to accessorize your space? The Olive Bottle Medium Clear takes a vintage style glass jug to create a classy home decor piece. It's constructed from hand blown glass and narrows toward the opening. Vintage style glass jug Hand blown glass Clear Medium size

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Single Lake Bold Book

Park & Main

$79 $49

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Headed to the Barn Horse Print

The Uttermost Company

This Print Of Majestic Horses Is Mounted On A Recycled Barn Wood Pallet With A Matching Fillet Surrounding The Print.

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Mission Bay Bookshelf

Zuo Modern

Crafted from iron and hardwood, it displays books and other collectibles from 4 open sides. Distressed to replicate its forebear with the patina of age, let the Mission Bay Tall 6 Level shelf add character to any room.

Vintage Style / Modern Life

About the Series

Lifestyle expert and self-proclaimed "treasure hunter" Leah Ashley has made a career out of curating beautiful spaces with soul, thanks to her keen eye for blending unique and unexpected vintage pieces into her of-the-moment aesthetic. In Vintage Style / Modern Life, Leah's bringing new meaning to "something old," and sharing the art of creating the gorgeous, layered look that's become her signature. More

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