Streamlined, Personalized Solutions for Projects You're Managing

Design | Decorating | Color | Staging

Less Stress, Lots More Success

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“I can’t say enough great things about Mary! She helped me with practically every room in my home. Her consultation is priceless with the tips alone. She is awesome with… décor, color & product selections.” – A. Cole

"Welcome to One Day Design, home of streamlined, personalized solutions where I make it much easier for you to make the best decisions for your home. Whether you're managing painting, updating, decorating or staging projects.

Hi, I'm Mary Brown and I'll be giving you a collaborative experience where you can get just the help you need where you need it. Whether that is expert advice, hands-on or virtual. 

I'll be using processes based on over 25+years experience as an interior designer, stylist, color consultant & stager that have made it much less stressful and way more successful for 100's of people.

I'd love to help you create a home that makes you happy or to DIY stage it to sell successfully. Here're the ways we can collaborate to make that so much easier:

COLOR CONSULTATION + PALETTE
Let's you stop guessing and start choosing colors with confidence! With large painted color samples & a step-by-step process, I'll create a color palette to fit your style & your home. And make it much easier for you to see how beautifully it all works. Your color palette will include everything your painter needs to know. More

DESIGNER FOR A DAY
Get personalized solutions while collaborating in a 4 or 6-hour in-home consultation. At the end, you'll have an actionable plan in-hand to expertly guide your decisions & selections for your homes' project. More

DESIGNER ON CALL
Use my 25+ years of design experience “as needed" to get expert advice on your project. Starts with an initial up to 2 hour consultation with on-going online & phone access then available. (If added to "Designer for a Day" this consultation is waived.) Let's you relax knowing you're not going it alone. More

RETAIL SHOP & STYLE
Finishing Touches: Finish off your room & add the "wow" with accessorizing!  Have an in-home consultation, one day and styled the next. (I'll shop in between.) Time to meet your new room: Finished. Fabulous. Fast!

Complete Designer Rooms: Created with new furnishings (& any favorite pieces you may want to incorporate). Starts with an in-home consultation, then I'll source and present everything for your approval; next, you'll do the purchasing & lastly I'll return to style. And it's done, (to perfection!) More

ONLINE SHOP & STYLE
Create designer spaces with furnishings & paint I'll personally select for your style & home. With a 30 minute phone consultation, design boards, virtual room view, linked shopping list & furniture layout plan, it's a cinch to do! More

STAGING CONSULTATION + DIY PLAN
Know how to appeal to what most buyers want and generate a successful sale faster! Personalized checklist to prep your home plus DIY staging ideas & sketches. All using your furnishings + simple accents to create eye-catching listing photos. You'll showcase your home's full potential creating increased perceived value with buyers'. More

 

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For expert guidance in making the best decisions so you can create a home you love, or are staging to sell, Call

T: (425)977-5599

What Clients Say...

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"I worked with Mary... on giving my main floor a "facelift", and I loved the Results... Mary was a dream to work with, listened to all of my thoughts, concerns, and offered expert advice" - S Hayman

"Well worth it - I couldn't have ever come up with... your great design.” - B. Ruzerick

“Having recently moved, we were eager to have our home look and feel finished… the transformation… from that “just moved-in look” to our dream home was amazing… Exceeded our expectations.” – L. Jacobsen

“I am extremely satisfied with everything Mary suggested. She is very easy to work with…” 

“Mary is always quick, responsive and extremely helpful. I absolutely love working with her… has literally held our hands throughout the whole decision-making process… can’t thank you enough for everything you have done.” – S. Stewart

“Mary did an outstanding job. … Definitely A+ !!”

“I have had Mary redo all my rooms in my home throughout the past 15 years, including holiday decorating. She also has assisted with a bathroom remodel. Mary is quick, meets deadlines and is truly a professional in that she has knowledge of all styles, quality and is delightful to work with… I’m still amazed each time she has finished a project.” -A. Skoog

“Mary always gave me a variety of choices for each decision … has changed my house into a home, she’s a pleasure to work with…”

“I worked with Mary to get advice on giving my main floor a “facelift”, and I loved the results we got… Mary was a dream to work with, listened to all of my thoughts/concerns, and offered expert advice."          

– S. Hayman

“I have worked with Mary several times … She has an excellent eye and …makes intelligent suggestions about changes.” – J. Mallet

“Mary Brown is a true professional and did a fantastic job guiding me through much-needed updates to my home. She was able to see which direction I wanted to go and gently but efficiently helped me make the right choices. I’m delighted with the results… and recommend her to anyone who is ready for a change, but might be afraid to take the leap,” – C. Hill

“I purchased a home… every room required remodeling/updating. What does a design challenged guy do? Well, if he’s smart, he hires Mary to provide the direction and support he needs to change his house into a home… Mary listened to my design ideas and provided constructive input as to the myriad of choices necessary in a remodel. Mary always gave me a variety of choices for each decision… Mary has changed my house into a home, she’s a pleasure to work with…” -F. Noll

“Mary was able to look beyond the boxes from our move and see the bigger picture. She was very helpful in making suggestions about simple things that would improve the look…”

“… Mary was a pleasure to work with, and made me feel comfortable right away. She asked me questions to see what my tastes and preferences were, and then was able to lay out a great overall plan for me to get started with… As I hired contractors to put in new flooring, countertops, etc. I was able to check in with her every step along the way, to make sure I didn’t make any costly errors. My home looks amazing now,…”

“Mary is a tremendous talent. Both my husband and I are her biggest fans. Had her back after family room, for living room and dining room.”“Mary did an outstanding job. … Definitely A+ !! “I am extremely satisfied with everything Mary suggested. She is very easy to work with…”“Working with Mary is easy!  If you have questions or other preferences, Mary is quick to come up with suggestions and alternatives that are sure to work for you. It has been extremely useful to have Mary’s viewpoint and suggestions.  She has an artist’s eye.”

“I worked with Mary to get advice on giving my main floor a “facelift”, and I loved the results… Mary was a dream to work with, listened to all of my thoughts/concerns, and offered expert advice.”

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