Jessica’s Reviews


“By Design has been our “go to” furniture store since we moved up to Iowa. Jessica helped us furnish our downstairs. We have also purchased other accessories, ie pictures and lamps, for the rest of the house. Currently our main level is starting to blossom with By Design.”


“My chair was just delivered and I want to say thank you! I am so impressed with the quality of the upholstery work. It’s a classic that I will have for many years to come. Looking forward to working with Jessica again in the future.”

Jessica - Five Star Review

“Jessica was delightful and fun to work with.  She came into our home, took measurements, listened to the colors that I like and got to know our style. She went back to work and created a layout with color, texture and design that matches both my husband’s and my personality! She really nailed it! “Now that we [...]

Jessica - Five Star Review

“My husband and I had a wonderful first shopping experience at By Design. Jessica came to our home and did an amazing job putting together a design that was functional and perfect for our home. We are loving our new living room furniture! Thank you, Jessica, we have gotten several compliments on our new sectional [...]

“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

“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

“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 [...]

“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 just wanted to reach out and say how happy I am with the work Jessica is doing and I couldn’t be more excited to see the furniture.  My remodel of the dining and living room is centered around what Jessica was able to come up with in her design.  She has also been great [...]

“My husband and I came in to your store last weekend and had the pleasure of working with Jessica on our new living room. She was so helpful, full of ideas, and best of all, really listened to what we were wanting. She was so authentic and clearly wanted to help us and to get [...]

“My husband and I went in with an idea of what we wanted for a new chair but Jessica helped us turn our vision into a reality! We also got a fabulous rug! The quality of their products is stellar and the customer focus is why we’ll be back.”Des Moines

“Wonderful experience, from design to delivery. We absolutely love our sectional. Thank you Jessica for your help!” Norwalk

“We wanted to update our family room furniture after over 20 years but needed design help. We worked with Jessica at By Design. I wanted someone to help me figure out what would work for us and then to order it all in one place. Jessica listened to us and understood our needs and wants. [...]

“Jessica helped me with the artwork for my living room and I love it!   Even though I am decorating in phases, Jessica makes sure it all coordinates and that it is something I will enjoy for a long time.  Looking forward to working with Jessica some more as we continue to decorate my new home.”

“When Jessica, the designer, came to my house, she measured everything and double-checked to be sure that her numbers were correct.  Later, when I arrived at the store, she was ready with the samples and a visual layout of the space.I found all the designers to be accommodating and easy to dialogue with about any [...]

“Jessica at BY DESIGN was fantastic to work with! We are building a new house and were completely overwhelmed attempting to pick furnishings. Jessica helped us every step of the way as she learned our style. After an initial consult, Jessica gave us a vision for our house that we loved! She made sense of [...]

“We have driven by the store hundreds of times over the years and never stopped in until we were having difficulty finding a dining table. Jessica found the perfect table for us and helped us choose the stain to match our existing pieces. We also unexpectedly found a great table for our eat- in kitchen [...]

“Jessica was awesome and so helpful! She totally embraced our idea of ordering a pink sectional! It is so fun getting to work with a team that is as excited about our purchase as we are. We can’t wait for our new couch to come in!!!”

“We have been customers of BY DESIGN for over 20 years and when it was time to update our living room we knew exactly where we were going!  We had the great fortune to work with Jessica and she has been amazing!  She made pulling together new furnishings and choosing new colors so easy.  She [...]

“My husband and I came in Saturday morning looking for furniture for our living room.  We needed fresh ideas for the space, as well as different furniture.  Jessica kindly greeted us as soon as we walked in and listened to our needs.  She provided incredible service and design ideas that will allow us to use [...]

“Thanks so much to Jessica’s help and prompt attention.  We appreciated her attention to our needs as well as her sharing design and fashion experience.  Can’t wait to have comfortable chairs in our home.”

“It was a joy working with Jessica Young at BY DESIGN furniture + interior design. She was so welcoming to us every time we called or came into the store and always made herself available to assist us. She pulled together so many aspects of our space for us in a beautiful way. We have [...]