finalist Best of the Seacoast 2018 & 2019

Colleen is so much fun to work with! She's relatable and practical. We've worked together updating several rooms in our house (OK, basically our entire house at this point) from remodels to just paint suggestions. She has fantastic ideas, whether you are on a big or small budget, and a gift for blending colors, patterns, and textures in a way that just looks amazing. Thank you Colleen!

- Jamila L. North Hampton

Where to even start?!?! Colleen is simply incredible at what she does. From rugs to overhead lighting, statement pieces, shelf decor and pillows-she is INSPIRING. Colleen’s decor expertise is highly complimented by her knowledge of carpentry and construction. She brings DIY ideas, outside of the box thoughts and execution. So far, 2/3 girls are sleeping in a fairy tale bedroom and my master is a breath of fresh air.

- Marissa C. Hampton


Hi there! I am Colleen. I have always loved interior design and home decorating. My nickname in college was Martha Stewart because I ADORED decorating my rooms! Over the years, I helped family and friend’s with their spaces and realized that my passion for all of this stemmed from the feeling I could give people by making their house a home. A few years ago, after having our 4th child, I took the plunge and decided to form CSD. My mantra then is the same as it is now. You should LOVE your home. I am a firm believer that design should not be scripted. There are no steadfast rules. A home should comfort and inspire while being a true reflection of the people, places and things that you love most. I feel honored to be able to help my client’s do just this and recognize that their home is their sanctuary.

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