Owner and Interior Designer
Lynn has had a lifelong interest in creating comfortable and beautiful homes. With an undergraduate degree in Art Education she taught art in high school for 10 years.
Eventually extending the artistic bent to a Masters degree in Housing and Design and working for a huge furniture store in Oklahoma City as a design consultant. Later making a career move to a smaller Norwalk Furniture Store for a more personal experience with clients.
After moving from Edmond, OK to Wilmington in 2004 she and her husband, Sam, and their daughter, Elizabeth, opened a Norwalk franchise store in Mayfaire. From that store designers offered in home design services and sold mostly Norwalk Furniture.
In 2014 the family started a Luxe Home Interiors store in the Waterford Village Shopping Center in Leland where they expanded the offerings to include Century Furniture and CR Laine.
Owner and Designer
Elizabeth was born into a world of design and interiors. Opening Luxe with her family in 2004 she has seen styles and trends come and go but making beautiful rooms has remained constant. She grew up with an affinity for Art which led to a degree in Studio Art and Psychology from Hollins University in Roanoke, Virginia. Combining order and chaos is her secret recipe for keeping things beautiful and packed with personality. She focuses on her client’s needs and visions to help make them a reality. When not designing, she spends her time reading and relaxing with her husband on an evening boat ride.
Lead Interior Designer
Julie has been a designer with Luxe Home Interiors since before it opened! She is an integral part of the business as well as a very successful designer. Her design skills and creative approach to each space have gained a reputation for her as a creative force that places her at the top of her profession. She has many loyal followers who take advantage of the "buy to a plan" suggestions that she makes for each room. She will interview a client about lifestyle, design preferences and color choices. Then together they make a plan and the client buys pieces over time. Besides having hundreds of elated customers, she has been recognized and published by local lifestyle magazines.
Julie's phenomenal success comes from her attention to her clients and her attention to detail. She is her clients partner all the way through to delivery and accessorizing. Julie creates rooms that have a WOW factor and also stay within a budget that suits the client. She likes to have punches of color that make a room special and often have a "nod" to the coastal lifestyle. Years of education and experience combine to make Julie one of the most respected designers in Southeast Carolina.
Designer and Events Coordinator
Kaylee is a native of Minnesota, and was drawn to our creative coastal town by the lively local art and music scene. Her Bachelors of Fine Arts degree is in Visual Design, which allows her to have a strong knowledge of color, composition and texture. She has years of experience in creating beautiful compositions on canvas as well as in print. Her years of designing homes at Luxe have lead to many gorgeous rooms and proud cleints. Kaylee creates digital floor plans and presentations for her clients to visualize layouts and plan out their spaces. Layering color, pattern and texture is a favorite technique of Kaylee's to make a gathered and unique space. Her attention to detail, lifestyle and creative use of space thrill her clients.
Emily is a Graduate from the University of North Carolina Wilmington with a degree in Communication Studies and Digital Media. Using digital sources, Emily helps her clients visualize their projects and spaces. Her focus is to create a space that fits the way the client lives as well as reflecting their personal style and space.
Deborah found her home in Southport after visiting our area for years. As a creative person she was drawn to the area's lively arts community. Deborah attained her Interior Design degree from the Metropolitan Institute of Interior Design in New York. She comes to us from New York where she worked in a variety of design disciplines, residential, commercial and hospitality. She loves to use unique furniture, art, accessories and lighting in her home plans. Her love for color makes her clients spaces come alive.
Service Center and Delivery Manager
Richard has been our warehouse and delivery manager for over 13 years. Over the years he has gathered extensive knowledge about our vendors and products. He accompanies our design team to Market twice a year to become inspired and stay current on the latest trends. Richard is a vital part of our business and we couldn't do what we do without him!
Nicholas comes to Luxe with over ten years of retail management and customer service experience. He also has a passion for visual merchandising and keeps the store looking it's best. His attention to detail and vibrant personality make our clients feel at ease and secure knowing their orders are being taken care of. When Nick isn't at Luxe keeping us in order, he's active playing volleyball, tennis and kickball with local leagues.
Service Center Associate
A valued warehouse assistant, Jamel helps provide courteous delivery service for our clients. One of his favorite parts of delivering for Luxe is getting to meet all of your four legged family members!
Service Center Associate
A valued warehouse assistant, Marvin helps provide courteous delivery service for our clients.