Freshly Launched

Freshly Launched

Interior designer Chelsea Benay Larson has a freshly launched, full-service interior design business whose office is housed in North Asheville’s elegant Ventana Community, and…

Branching Out

Branching Out

Timothy O’Dea became a well respected, widely known craftsman the old-fashioned way — through connecting, in person, with others — no screened devices necessary….

Dream Team

Dream Team

Sharon Allard and Talli Roberts form an undeniably charismatic design and project-management team, whether creating interior spaces for a newly constructed house or tackling…

Change Artist

Change Artist

Sally Spiegel is a one-woman design powerhouse who doesn’t so much prescribe changes for her clients’ spaces — most are historic renovations — as…

When Harry Met Chamois

When Harry Met Chamois

Harry Deaton is a one-woman design powerhouse. (Yes, woman — Harry is short for “Harrietta.”) Her business, Harry Deaton Interiors, consists of an in-demand…

Paradise Found

Paradise Found

Who says business and pleasure don’t mix? The AAA 4-Diamond-rated 1900 Inn on Montford is a prime example of the delights that result from…

Cottage for All Seasons

Cottage for All Seasons

“I got to design a Snow White kitchen for a Snow White cottage,” enthuses interior designer Harrietta “Harry” Deaton. Indeed, Deaton performed a fairytale…

Old World Allure

Old World Allure

The mood of this domestic cooking and entertaining hub, located in the Cliffs at Walnut Cove, is straight-out 18th-century European castle, its charm residing…

Mix & Match Mastery

Mix & Match Mastery

At first glance, it’s all about movement — pulsing patterns and energetic textures — in Pat and David Brown’s Highlands kitchen, a stunner space…