Shae Design Studios, founded in 2014, is Knoxville’s only full-scale interior design firm. From concept to completion, we are a team of creatives that pride ourselves in curating beautiful, high-quality work. Our experience and expertise allow us to offer a variety of services, including commercial or residential renovations, design consultations, floor plan development, spatial planning, interior drawings and 3D renderings, cabinetry and installation, interior design and styling, floor and tile selections, home furnishings, and much more. After years of experience, hundreds of projects and satisfied clients, we have developed and refined a process to seamlessly help clients reach all of their design goals and dreams.
1. Our Mission
Shae Design Studios is committed to creating uniquely dynamic interiors that enrich the personal and business lives of our clients. We collaborate with a network of professionals, formed through years of practice, including architects, builders, artists, and artisans who share our vision. Our design services are completely tailored to meeting and understanding our clients’ individual styles, needs, and budgets.
2. Our Services
We offer a wide range of interior design services. Please see our services list or contact us for more details.
3. Our Process
With renovation or interior design services, we opt to work in phases.
Step one: Complete a pre-qualification form in-store or over the phone to give us an idea about the scope of your project.
Step two: If the project is a fit, you will be assigned to a designer. We will go over some preliminary details, your budget, schedule a consult, and estimate the amount of design hours and/or material costs the project is likely to entail.
Step three: We move forward onto the design portion of the project where you will start to see the vision come to life.
Our goal is to create uniquely dynamic interiors that enrich the personal and business lives of our clients.
We collaborate with a network of professionals, formed through years of practice, including architects, builders, artists, and artisans who share our vision. Our design services are completely tailored to meeting and understanding our clients’ individual styles, needs, and budgets.
meet our team
Shae's hand is evident in each project, but there are a lot of people that help along the way! Meet her team of expert designers.
Owner, Lead Designer
Shae Seeber truly eats, sleeps, and breathes the world of design. As a child, she enjoyed working and learning from her father who was in construction, but she always had this infatuation with interior design. After working as a design coordinator to make the inside of homes as beautiful as the outside for local construction companies and developers, Shae noticed a huge disconnect between quality craftsmanship of a home’s exterior and craftsmanship for the interior. Time and time again, Shae watched contractors build beautiful homes and then install poor-quality cabinetry in order to meet budget.
So, a woman with a dream and the drive to turn it into reality, Shae Designs started out of a spare bedroom in Shae’s own home (which her business quickly outgrew) with a mission to bridge the gap between interior design and quality craftsmanship. Her goal was to continue to create beautiful interiors, but with cabinetry and craftsmanship that could stand the test of time, at an attainable price-point.
With her extensive background in both construction and design, she is able provide clients an all-encompassing solution and service unlike any other. Shae approaches design confidently with respect to the constructional aspect and an appreciation for function, utility, and a visually pleasing aesthetic.
With a Bachelor’s in Design from the University of Florida and Masters in Architecture from the University of California, Sasha’s education and extensive architectural experience makes her an asset to any design project.
While living in Santa Monica, some of Sasha’s noteworthy projects were working with firms renovating LAX International Airport, projects at The Row, a celebrity clothing line, and projects for boutiques on Melrose, with high profile actors.
Ready for a new adventure and a small town vibe, Sasha packed up her bags, her luxury background, relocated to Knoxville, TN and found her niche at Shae Design Studio.
She “quick on her toes” and “able to draw designs in any given moment.” Sasha is highly sought after, especially for higher end projects. Well known for her technological background using AutoCAD, Photoshop and SketchUp, Sasha can render entire floor plans in 3D, adding or removing walls, reconfiguring spaces and presenting realistic models of a renovation, furniture and all!
Sasha is skilled in the start of design, and equally so in choosing finishes such as tile, flooring, lighting and anything to do with kitchen design and renovations. She truly does it all.
With a degree in Fashion Design from the Art Institute of Nashville, combined with a lifetime of love for interior design, Olivia is well-versed in the world of style and design. Growing up, Olivia was first introduced to design by her mother, who attended design school. Together, they made a habit of rearranging and redecorating their home. Thus began Olivia’s passion for creating beautiful interiors and seeing designs come to life.
Olivia will take a tactical and collaborative approach to design. This allows each of her projects to not only maximize space and function, but also speak to her client’s own interests and lifestyles. Olivia is especially skilled in 3D renderings, spatial planning, furniture and textile selections, and the finishing touches. She values cutting edge ideas and thinking outside of the box, which often results in creating completely custom designs for her clients.
Olivia loves to draw inspiration from the fashion industry to influence her own interior design style and to also forecast design trends on the rise. She has a knack for not only helping clients choose the right functionality for a space, but also making a house truly feel like your home. With evident passion and talent for interior design, Olivia is a designer you can trust to get the job done and far exceed your expectations.
Designer + Marketing Coordinator
With over 6 years of experience in marketing and visual merchandising, and a style and lifestyle blog on the side, Madison has naturally developed an eye for style and design. Though she is a “Jack of all trades,” her affinity for interior design was passed onto her by her mother, who is also an interior designer.
When it comes to interior design, Madison is very strategic in her plan for your space, with careful consideration of your lifestyle and budget. Her design philosophy is that though every space should have a truly beautiful and dynamic aesthetic, it should also be a reflection of who you are and your own interests. Madison defines her own design style as “timeless with a twist” and prides herself on her attention to detail and the ability to curate polished, yet functional, spaces. She loves to help clients choose the right layout of a space and to also introduce different patterns, textures, and colors into their homes with confidence.
Madison often looks for inspiration from other cultures, parts of the world, or times in history. As a creative, she uses her inspiration and design background to carefully curate versatile and sophisticated designs for every client. With a wide-range of talents, listening ears, a trained eye, and a true love for design, Madison is sure to put you at ease when helping make design decisions.