Dallas Interior Designer

Dallas Interior Designer Carl Lowery Brings Marketing Smarts to His Creative Work

By Leah Shafer / November 18, 2016 / 2 Comments

For creative-minded interior designers, one of the hardest parts of their jobs can be selling their ideas to clients and helping them “see” the vision for a space. But for Carl Lowery, it’s a natural fit. That’s because Lowery took a circuitous route to becoming a Dallas interior designer. This Louisiana native started his career […]

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Sherry Hayslip Brings Passion for Learning, Visionary Ideas to Interior Design

By Leah Shafer / July 27, 2016 / 0 Comments

Visionary design takes a lot of inspiration, and a fair degree of risk. Playing the middle ground usually makes for unimpressive spaces. Dallas interior designer Sherry Hayslip, ASID, IIDA, brings 30-plus years of inspiration to her work, and creates marvelous residential and commercial spaces. She knows how to walk that fine line of risk for extraordinary results. “Being […]

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Traci Connell Brings Entrepreneurial Spirit, Creative Drive to Interior Design Business

By Leah Shafer / June 3, 2016 / 3 Comments

An unlikely path led Traci Connell to great success as a Dallas interior designer. Connell earned her degree in education and was an elementary school teacher. She enjoyed the job, but says she hadn’t found her passion. “What I really loved about teaching was the creativity and structure of the classroom,” she said. “The big […]

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Designer Barbara Gilbert Uses Psychology of Color to Create Breathtaking Spaces

By Leah Shafer / September 4, 2015 / 1 Comment

Dallas interior designer Barbara Gilbert is an expert in the psychology of color, creating carefully curated spaces that not only work visually, but positively impact function and use. Her attention to detail means you’ll find every inch accounted for in her designs in ways that often surprise and delight. One exampleL LED toe kicks in the kitchen, […]

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Dallas Designer Margaret Chambers Strives for Classical, Timeless Interiors

By Leah Shafer / August 7, 2015 / 0 Comments

Interior designer Margaret Chambers is a pillar in the Dallas design community. She formed Chambers Interiors & Associates, Inc. 23 years ago after dreaming of having her own business, becoming known for her ability to confidently mix different styles, techniques, and cultures for her clients. In those years, she’s come to regard Dallas as the ideal place for […]

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Mary Anne Smiley Designs Colorful, Inspired Interiors With Avant-Garde Mix of Materials

By Leah Shafer / June 5, 2015 / 0 Comments

Mary Anne Smiley had big plans for herself as a young woman. During childhood, she began drawing house plans and dreamed of a career in architecture. Several years later, she tried to begin architecture studies at Oklahoma State University. But it was the 1960s, and the dean informed her, “Women do not enroll in architecture.” […]

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