What Lesley Myrick Art + Design is All About
It’s easy to feel intimidated by design. Too many options and an unclear sense of style leads to overwhelm and fear of making an expensive mistake, so you stay stuck with “safe” design that’s boring, uninspiring, and even stifling. (Sound like you?) My mission is to empower you to embrace what you love and make confident design decisions. The result is a kickass, colorful home with an offbeat edge that’s livable, delightful, and unexpected.
LIVABLE. Rooms should be stylish and also super functional. There’s no point designing for some sort of ideal life. The reality of how you live should dictate your design choices, and your life will be better for it. For reals.
DELIGHTFUL. Your home should be a haven and a source of delight. Your aesthetic choices should make you squeal with giddiness. If you’re not feeling heart-flutters of happiness, something’s missing.
UNEXPECTED. Every room needs a little weird thrown in – an element of surprise. Love that giant brass chair shaped like a hand? Let’s totally use it. If you truly love something, it belongs in your home.
Interior design is all about the mix, and my strength is curating existing elements and arranging them from a unique design perspective so the whole becomes greater than the sum of its parts. Working within constraints and designing creative solutions that make life at home feel awesome is totally my jam. My interiors are a quirky but livable mix of vintage and modern, rustic and polished, color and neutrals, masculine and feminine. Matchy-matchy is boring. Let’s have some fun.
If you’re down with a little edginess but are easily overwhelmed by design decisions, I’ve got your back. I work best with busy professionals with a creative streak who have a vague idea of what they want, but don’t have the time, energy, or clarity to muddle through the minutiae of the design process or design decision-making. I’m here to help you bust out of overwhelm and intimidation. Let’s work together to create a kickass interior that makes you psyched to be home. ✌️
How Lesley Myrick Art + Design Works
Our award-winning firm provides interior design services throughout Texas, nationally, and internationally. We manage project details from conception through completion, collaborating with our dynamite team of architects, contractors, furniture craftspeople, drapery makers, landscape designers, and artisans to make our kickass design vision for your space a reality. We specialize in residential, boutique retail, and small office design.
Navigating through endless design choices and decisions isn’t easy – but honing in on design clarity amidst the chaos is what we do best. Even if you don’t know exactly what you want, we can help you get there. With our team of trade professionals, passion for creating exciting and offbeat interiors, and stellar organizational skills, we’ll totally rock this for you.
Here’s a high-level look at Lesley Myrick Art + Design’s most in-demand services for residential clients to get a taste of what we’ve got for you:
DESIGN JUMPSTART. A 2-hour design session where we lay the groundwork to kickstart your design project. Jam-packed with personalized design ideas + inspiration.
DESIGN PRESTIGE.Our top-tier full-service interior design package, limited to two clients per year. Enjoy rad perks to make the renovation process a little sweeter.
DESIGN COMPREHENSIVE. The whole shebang – full-service interior design with the Lesley Myrick edge. From design to delivery to done, we’ve got it covered.
DESIGN KIT. Flat-rate virtual design packages to tackle one room at a time, a la carte. We’ll equip you to pull together a stellar finished space at your own pace.
DESIGNER FOR A DAY. A half-day or full-day par-tay that allows clients access to a designer + trade-only shopping resources. For clients local to Waco, Dallas and Austin.
DESIGN ESSENTIALS. A personalized Pinterest board with basic design selections to get you started on a room makeover. Need design direction on a budget? This is it.
And if you’re an architect, contractor, builder, or realtor, we’ve got you covered too:
DESIGN BLUEPRINT. Design consulting for builders and contractors. You love to build. You probably don’t love to select colors, fixtures, and finishes. We totally do.
HOME REVAMP. Vacant home staging for Waco area realtors and homeowners. Let’s make that house feel like a home and get buyers knocking down the door.
HOME REFRESH. Home styling for Waco area realtors and homeowners who understand that a superbly styled home sells. It’s time to up your listing game.
High fives! Contact us and we’ll set up a complementary 30-minute Consultation Call with Lesley to learn more about you and your project, and see if we’re a great fit together.
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What Clients Are Saying
“Lesley came in with a cool breeze of new ideas. I felt inspired with new ideas and encouraged that I had a good baseline! Within a week, I had pulled the trigger on furniture and a wallpaper installation which revolutionized our space!” G. Peel
“I LOVE the final design and am so excited to see everything pull together. So, what I’m saying is, hire Lesley. She’s a joy to work with, she obviously loves what she does, and she’s fantastic at it.” V. Lee
“Lesley was wonderful to work with! She asked lots of good questions about the space and my likes/dislikes. She incorporated my existing pieces nicely, and most importantly, I loved her ideas.” K. Anderson
“I was thrilled with your outstanding communication and dedication to me and the project. You exceeded my expectations in every way. Took an idea and gave it wings. I’m so thankful we got to work together.” A. Papa
“I really liked that you would take my feedback and implement design changes, and that you led to me to the best final design possible while still making me feel like my input and design ideas were valued.” K. Laposi
“Professional, responsive, friendly, love your style, got the job done!!” K. Farrell
Meet Our Kickass Team
SAMANTHA MCCARTHY, EXECUTIVE COORDINATOR: From scheduling to project management to ordering and expediting, Samantha is Lesley’s right-hand lady who handles the business behind the scenes. Her experience as an early childhood educator has prepared her well for both the organizational and relational needs of her role. Samantha is married with a four-legged furbaby named Max and goes gaga over anything pink or sparkly. She loves to shop, design jewelry, and of course, be a rockstar communicator with our clients.
ASHLEY MARINO, JUNIOR DESIGNER: With a background in psychology and a passion for interior design, Ashley brings a unique perspective to our design clients as a Junior Designer. She believes that “retaining your offbeat sense of style while creating remarkable interiors results in a beautiful product”, so naturally, she’s a great fit at Lesley Myrick Art + Design. Ashley plays Quidditch for Baylor University (yes, that’s a real sport) and has majorly hip style that’s the envy of everyone at the office.