Guest house get-away designed with personal interior design style and elegance.

“Deb’s a passionate and deeply experienced design professional with excellent taste.”


To create an unexpected yet inviting atmosphere that reflects the owner’s ethnic heritage, and a living space that provides comfort, functionality, and the durability to stand up to frequent use from international guests and college students.


  • Disciplined space planning creates an intimate, highly functional great room.
  • Solution-dyed fabric feels like velvet, yet offers excellent durability.
  • Bright, rich color palette complements Asian antiques for an evolved look.
  • Motorized shades optimize the dramatic Lake Michigan view, yet protect the vivid colors.
  • Kitchen interior design seamlessly extends the great room with quality finishes and fixtures.
  • Custom millwork and state-of-the art lighting—punctuated with crystal chandeliers—offer both character and function.

Preferred vendors included: Odegard (rugs), Lutron (electronic shades), Swarovski (chandelier crystals), Primitive Art Work (antiques), Sub-Zero (refrigerator), Ann Sacks (marble and mosaics), Closet Works (custom closets), Kravet (furniture).