“Working with Laura was a pure delight. She listened well and guided me towards these chairs which are as sturdy as they are comfortable. They are the perfect addition to my open-concept floor plan with an attractive and interesting back view. You can’t go wrong with the exceptional designers at By Design.” West Des Moines

“This is my favorite furniture store I love everything I’ve gotten there.”

“My husband and I stopped at By Design last May to take a walk through the storeand try out chairs and sofas. We were surprised at the comfort of the sofas andchairs. Laura Beeler approached us to see if we had any questions or neededservice. We liked Laura’s willingness to guide us and explain how [...]

“Laura is an excellent designer. Evaluating what is needed and knowing my likes to provide excellent choices of furniture and fabrics to accomplish a beautiful result. Thank you Laura!”Saint Charles

“Thanks, Jessica, for taking the time working with us on selecting the couch, chair, and pillows. The delivery guys are exceptional too, you have a top-notch company making deliveries. We enjoy our new additions to our home and complement By Design for their selection of quality furniture.” Urbandale

“We are loving our new furniture. We really appreciated Jessica throughout the entire process. Thank you, thank you for all your help making our living room what I had only dreamed of.” Waukee

“WOW! The colors are just perfectly put together in the space! Laura was on point with every design selection and captured all of our requests for function, space, and style!” “The rug is remarkable, not only tying together all of the furniture and color selections but the existing features of the home—the beams and fireplace [...]

“Jessica Young made the process fun, efficient, and easy.  She listened to what I wanted and needed and delivered.  The selection and quality of furniture available is unmatched locally and I can’t wait to enjoy my pieces for years to come.  We will be back!”

“The sectional is great! My dog likes it too as she’s in the picture. Very comfortable and the color works great. Love the pillows in the fabric we chose. Thank you Jessica!” Jessica_Debbie R_Review

“Laura Beeler made us feel important to her the moment we walked through the doors at By Design. We are extremely grateful for her help. Laura was attentive to our likes and preferences, she came to our home in Polk City, and then she implemented a plan that we would love. Laura is a true [...]

“I walked into By Design to look at fabrics for our new “flex space’ which is part living room, bedroom, office and hallway.  I love to look at all of their beautiful fabrics but it can also be overwhelming so I was happy when Jessica Young offered to help.  She found fabrics, furniture and home [...]


“I didn’t think we could afford custom furniture until we found By Design. Laura helps us select quality, personalized pieces that fit our style and our budget. In the end, it doesn’t cost much more to get higher quality furnishings. I feel confident buying and I know it will be delivered with care. I also [...]

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“We stopped at By Design to browse.  We had no intention of buying anything.  We were impressed with the uniqueness and comfort of the furniture.  Laura Beeler guided us to items we might like.  After our initial in-store experience we decided to contact Laura for in-home consultation.  She was spot on about what we like [...]

Review for Laura at By Design

“We are thrilled with our furniture from By Design, and Laura was exceptionally helpful start to finish!” (Keosauqua)

“We were so thrilled with our experience at By Design! The level of service and speed of delivery was night and day compared to the online retailer we worked with previously. Laura helped us all the way through delivery to make sure we got what we wanted and we love the couch!” (Des Moines)

“I was immediately greeted by Laura who impressed me with her knowledge of the furniture and how it would fit into my space. They have a great selection of fabrics for your made-to-order furniture. They may be a little more expensive than some of the other furniture stores but the quality of the furniture is [...]

“Laura was so very helpful with my recent purchase from By Design. She listened to what I wanted and gave me excellent recommendations. I will definitely be back again!” (Ames)

“I recently purchased a chair and rug. The customer experience was exceptional.  Laura Beeler was so helpful in guiding me to a chair and fabric choice I will enjoy for years.  I will definitely recommend you to friends and family, and continue to do business with you in the future.” (Waukee)

I had the honor to work with Laura Beeler on my couch and chairs. Everything turned out perfect, very well made, couldn’t be happier. (Clive)

“I had the pleasure of working with Laura Beeler. I am beyond happy with the outcome. My family room looks amazing and fits our lifestyle perfectly. During the consultation and design phase, she asked a lot of questions to understand how we would use the space and offered me multiple options. I never once felt [...]

“I worked with Laura at By Design. She is professional, talented and holds an ASID degree so you can expect exceptional knowledge and experience which Laura certainly possesses. Everything I received is beautiful, scaled appropriately and fits our space perfectly. Highly Recommend By Design for all your design and furnishing needs!” (Urbandale)

“By Design’s knowledgeable and creative personnel complement their quality furnishings.  My husband and I are repeat clients.  We are grateful to have By Design in our community.”Thank you,Amy”Urbandale

“I needed to complete my foyer and living room decor and stopped into By Design and was immediately greeted by Laura.  She listened to what I was looking for and quickly came up with great ideas that fit with my existing furniture.  We worked together and were able to find those missing pieces.  Laura was great to work [...]