Points for you to consider on your journey to creating your perfect room
the by Design Team
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 [...]
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 [...]
We are so happy to announce White Glove Delivery service is now available to our clients around the United States!
My client Nancy came to me looking for a couple of gorgeous occasional chairs for her living room.
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 [...]
Cheryl’s goals for the space were to make it an inviting, cozy place for her family to enjoy.
Do you have any spaces in your home that you’re just not sure what to do with?
I was thrilled to help Kim and Todd Madden with another project in their home – the lower level!
Designing a room around a bold area rug is a great way to start.
Judy and Kent needed furniture that could face both sides of the room since they had two focal points….a design challenge!
My client Sheri was so much fun to work with!
You don’t need all of the details – but a vision – a dream – is the perfect place to start your design.
An apartment in West Des Moines is the challenge of this latest project post from Elissa.
A large, low-slung contemporary sofa and matching sectional create a great vibe in this large room.
Wonderful room, wonderful client. This big two-room project was amazing fun.
Walking in your client’s shoes brings new appreciation for the difficult choices she faces.
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 [...]
Tying old, loved items in with new selections and designs to create a functional and fun space.
This downsizing project didn’t mean giving up design or options. Just the opposite in fact.
Elissa and the Kruegers collaborate for a beautiful new West Des Moines home.
Anything but traditional, neutral but lush leather and vibrant colors bring this room alive.
Using interior design to help clients create the social and private spaces they want in their new home. It’s why Sherri loves the work.
Elissa and Jackie refresh a beautiful room – and add today’s style – to make it great.