Interior Inspiration with Designer Julie Couch
Local Designer Julie Couch shares her favorite project.
Written By: Nashville Lifestyles
“Fun. Energetic. Welcoming. Confident. Brave. These five words describe not only this colorful dining room, but also my good friend and the homeowner, Beth Garza. From our first meeting, I knew that this fabulous mom of four was going to be different. I learned quickly that, in her eyes, absolutely no fabric has quite enough color or pattern; high-end lighting and mirrors make her happy; and her home would be unlike any other.
We worked with her existing metallic wall covering, adding brass hardware and lush purple drapery. Modern wing chairs clad in a bold pattern by Schumacher complement 18th century English-inspired side chairs that we modernized in a crisp white lacquer. I designed the one-of- a-kind emerald green buffet, made by a local artisan.
Friends have told Beth that when they walk into her home they immediately feel welcome and happy, and that her home is so very ‘her.’ As a designer, those words are the hallmark of a job well done. Our collaboration is effortless because Beth has a strong point of view and knows what she wants for her home. My role was to make her vision come to life, and we did—with flying colors!”
— Julie Couch, Julie Couch Interiors
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