Small Space Gets Custom LookMy recent client, Tammy, had shopped at BY DESIGN a few years ago and purchased a recliner that she loves. So when she recently... Informed by ArtDeborah teaches art at Iowa State University. That could be daunting for a designer. Or... you could choose to look at it as a... You Don't Have to Choose Between Style and ComfortMODERN... BUT COMFORTABLE. It's really not too much to ask, is it? A room with modern lines, colors and textures that is so visually inviting... Warm & Comfy Living Room UpdateHere's a new twist on furnishing around that fireplace with the shelves on both sides. Laura's longtime client Shelly wanted a different look to her... Tess's Dining Room MakeoverTess came into the store to browse and fell in love with a white ceramic marble table for her dining room. Understandable - it... Calligaris Dining - Entertaining at it's Finest!The first rule when it comes to decorating & furnishing your home is... Can your home be more than beautiful?Absolutely. It can be healthy. At BY DESIGN we truly care about our customers. We take the time to ensure your experience is exceptional. When... From Shabby Chic to Transitional StyleMary and I first met in 2003 when I designed her great room the first time. Although she loved that design, as years went by... A Returning Client's Colorful Sun RoomA colorful sunroom for returning clients Trust built over timeJohn and Beth have been loyal clients since the Woodstock days - even though they live over an hour away! These are the kind... Get Ready for FallWell it’s officially fall! If you’re like me, the season brings thoughts of cool, crisp air, warm sweaters and cozying up at home with... Sherwin Williams 2019 Color of the Year As I’m sure many of you design aficionados are already aware, Sherwin Williams announced their 2019 color of the year last week. If you’re... What Are Performance Fabrics?They're designed to be easy-to-clean and long-wearing. But there are differences Super modern and neutralMy client Amy was looking to solve three problems...she needed a new rug that would compliment her desk, not take away from it; shades... A Light and Bright New LookI was so excited to work with my client Wendy on designing her new home...I had helped her furnish her last home so we... A New Room Means New Design ChallengesJosh and Jaycie took on a large project of tearing down a wall and opening up their living space. They quickly realized that it... A client looking for a modern, relaxing style.Amy came to me looking for a sectional that would accommodate a large space in her lower level. She wanted to maximize seating and... Cool, One of a Kind Sitting AreaMy latest design installation proves that furniture doesn't have to be boring! White Glove DeliveryWe are so happy to announce White Glove Delivery service is now available to our clients around the United States! Making a modern statementMy client Nancy came to me looking for a couple of gorgeous occasional chairs for her living room. Maximum seating with minimum spaceThis was a unique project in a very unique space! My client Julie wanted to have maximum seating in her small living room to... Re-Vamped Dining RoomMy clients wanted to "re-vamp" their dining room into a place they would enjoy and use more! Creating a warm and inviting condoCheryl's goals for the space were to make it an inviting, cozy place for her family to enjoy. Second generation by Design customerI loved working with Ashley's mom...and now I've had the pleasure of designing Ashley's front room too!