Furniture design is a natural result of the couture interiors that Shelley Starr creates. The unique designs
are conceived in dialogue with the proposed space to meet the specific needs of the client and the
overall design intention of the project.
Shelley Starr Design, Inc. has relationships with artists and artisans worldwide, whose collaboration
encourages the development of sophisticated designs in terms of materials, finishes, budget and
schedule. The firm’s collection of resources enables Shelley Starr and her team to creatively dream
and realistically execute within the constraints of schedule and budget. These relationships also enable
Shelley Starr to create specific design solutions in a wide variety of materials, including exotic and
reclaimed woods, stone, metal, leather and horsehair.
This creative process also produces museum-quality like reproductions that respect the inherent historic
architectural elements of a project while honoring a specific period and or style. The above image
demonstrates a contemporary buffet with its customized hand polished Opal finish and hand carved
handles. This level of customization and attention to detail allows the client to enhance an existing
collection of specialized pieces as well as antiques and is always executed with the objective of creating