On this episode of Design Santa Barbara we begin with Season 14 with your host Michael Kourosh and interior design Susan Shand. See how she transforms a home from the ground up.
Susan Shand has taken her design experience in the magazine, advertising and product design businesses into Interior Design Consulting. Working with a select client base, she offers her services of interior design, co- contracting, and re-energizing the old into the new.
“I feel that where we live, work and play are essential to our well being.” The space that we surround ourselves with is as critical as water and air. “Our environment is meant to be enjoyed and to make us happy, ”explains Susan. “ If it’s not, then it’s time for a makeover.” Formally co Founder and CEO of TESS (skincare line with Sephora and QVC, Sold in 2009 ) Marketing Editor of a National Fashion Magazine, TEEN and Partner and Creative Director of the international marketing firm, TSG with clients such as Absolut Vodka, Max Factor, Adidas , Evian, and others. Her work has appeared in magazines such as Architectural Digest, Elle, Harpers Bazaar, GQ and Vogue. Her work includes projects as large as new home builds from start to finish to simple re-dos of bathrooms, bedrooms, painting, re-upholstery, and furniture consultation and shopping explorations.
You can contact Susan at [email protected] (805) 284-5255 or visit her website at http://www.susanshanddesign.com.