Home Builder: H&H Builders
Cabinetry: Cabinet Style
Tile + Flooring: Randy’s
Quartzite Countertops + Backsplash: Elite Stone Fabrication
Lighting: Illuminate North Liberty
Plumbing Fixtures: Plumb Supply
Interior Designer: Emily Hughes
Furniture + Accessories: Mix Home Mercantile
Custom Artwork in Study: Ashley Henrickson
Photography: Dan Rolling

These homeowners approached us with a beautiful vision of what they wanted to include in their dream home, asking us to help them pull it off in a cohesive way.

I helped them weave rich, mid-century modern, transitional, and farmhouse design elements into their custom home in Iowa, built by H&H Home Builders.

I worked with them, their builder, and local suppliers to source finishes, fixtures, cabinets, countertops, lighting, furniture, artwork, and window treatments that embodied their vision and gave a nod to their life in Oregon.

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Sitting Area and Shelving in Home Office
recreation room with pool table

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The approachable design team at Mix Home Design Studio creates refreshingly modern and timelessly classic interiors for residential and select commercial new builds and remodels. We thrive on developing lasting client relationships and strive to capture your personal style through thoughtful collaboration.

We’d love to design with you! The first step for new clients is to complete our New Client Questionnaire. Once submitted, we will review your answers and be in touch within a week or two to schedule an initial meeting.

Please note: Due to high demand and full schedules, we currently have a 15-45 day wait list for new clients, depending on the scope of your project.