the by Design Team

Laura Beeler

Laura is a Senior Designer at by Design, having worked here since 1992.  She graduated from Iowa State with degree in Interior Design. “I’ve made so many friends in the years that I’ve been at by Design.  I suppose that is a natural consequence of working so closely with a client on something that is [...]

modern room

Amy came to me looking for a sectional that would accommodate a large space in her lower level. She wanted to maximize seating and not feel like she’s cutting off her room with it. I have worked with her on many projects before, so she already trusted me to nail her style! We decided on [...]

White Glove Delivery

Client living room

We are so happy to announce White Glove Delivery service is now available to our clients around the United States!

Making a modern statement

My client Nancy came to me looking for a couple of gorgeous occasional chairs for her living room.

Maximum seating with minimum space

big colton sectional

This was a unique project in a very unique space! My client Julie wanted to have maximum seating in her small living room to accommodate her big family when they visit. She loved the Colton style and we loved that it was the right size and style for the design and room. The Colton can be [...]

Dining Inspiration

Your Table Is a Focal Point of Your Home …. What do you call the interior design style you covet most? Modern Vintage? Italian Contemporary? Restoration Hardware? Eclectic Blend? New Classic? Regardless… at by Design its our goal to co-create your perfect room. To tell your unique design story. So we try to have every possible [...]