Interior Design

The sofa is usually the largest and most important piece in a living room. It is an important investment and deserves your best effort. We’d like to offer these eight living room sofa ideas to get you thinking beyond the basics. Scale your sofa for your room But what does that mean exactly? It isn’t [...]

We saw a thousand great new things at the High Point Furniture Market. Occasionally old is new. So this new furniture style is – the Metro Sectional. That’s right, one of our favorite sofas is now available as a sectional. Here’s the Metro sofa that we’ve come to know and love: Metro sofa in fabric [...]

Custom order furniture is what we do at BY DESIGN. We love custom furniture for our clients for so many reasons (read six reasons to choose custom furniture here). We’ve selected sources for our furniture who are among the fastest in the industry. Unfortunately, production is slow across the board right now. Nevertheless, we know [...]

From 2021 High Point Market New furniture finish trends. You have questions: Are today’s wood finishes staying gray? Are they going to dark finishes. Are light finishes the hot new trend? YES. YES. And YES. And that is great news. There is no one dominant wood finish trend. There are several powerful (and beautiful) new [...]

Modern Eclectic Interior Design Style. Often called transitional, it’s every look from Mid-Century Modern to Urban Hip. Think contemporary but soft. It is a beautiful blend that works well in many homes and weathers the time test for year. Here is a gallery of some products that work well with the Modern Eclectic design style. [...]

The design cues and forms that we’ve loved in traditional design have combined with a modern sensibility. New Classics interior design style has emerged from this evolution. This style brings a wonderful array of detail and a sense of warmth. New Classics is traditional, yet so modern in how it lives in our homes. Fabrics [...]


The Industrial interior design style was recently name the favorite design style in Iowa. See some examples of what we love about this look.

curved sofa

Curved sofas and sectionals add statement, drama and can be surprisingly functional. And that round organic form is so beautiful!

The New Classics interior design style is a blend of traditional design elements with very up-to-date fabrics and forms. A great look.

A gallery of great new products perfect for your “Organic Modern” interior design style rooms. Stylish, trend-forward and comfortable.

Organic modern is a wonderful combination of natural materials and style that has become one of our most popular interior design styles.


This warm, spicy 2021 interior design color trend is great for any season. You’ll love it every time you come into your room.

Products are the furniture and accent pieces we use to make your home functional and beautiful. What is more, great products are the tools we use to express your design style. So if the Modern Luxury interior design style is the perfect look to build your design with… here are some great products to consider: [...]