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The butter & velvet team had great ideas, good execution and were a delight to work with! Highly recommend them

Debbie gave me many good ideas for my project. She reworked some furniture pieces that I already had and gave lots of new furniture options to choose from, that were with in my budget. Most importantly she prompted me to pull the trigger on things that I had been waiting on for no particular reason other than that I could not make up my mind. I am very happy with how everything turned out.

Wow! Our expectations were beyond exceeded with Debbie from Butter and Velvet! We had a living room that really needed an upgrade and an overall brightening up. There were some challenges with the existing room, it already had a dark wood plank ceiling and a large rock wall. It was a cozy space, but it was dark and needed lightening and more modern touches. Debbie suggested lighter furniture, an amazing new couch, a custom area rug, and flooring. We needed flooring that worked with our son's wheelchair and she offered options that I didn't know were available. We ended up with flooring around the perimeter and a custom, beautiful rug for the middle of the room which is absolutely gorgeous! We are so beyond happy with our living room, it is so gorgeous, sometimes I can't believe It's our house! I highly recommend Debbie, she is an absolute professional and has an amazing vision for design.

I am delighted to give the highest recommendation to designer Debbie Boggio! My husband and I wanted to update our great room, dining room and office and Debbie proved to be a wonderful and knowledgeable professional who quickly understood our concerns, tastes, and needs. After hearing about our goals she and her team developed a number of options for our consideration. I can be easily overwhelmed with too many choices and I trusted and appreciated her confidence to provide options(chair designs or fabrics, for instance) of various pricing or style for us to consider. Debbie would always discuss in detail how the elements fit into our overall plan. And if something wasn’t going to work, I truly appreciated her candor! I could rely on Debbie to speak with me or return my calls promptly. She also handled all aspects of the design from how to deal with a large structural timber post in the middle of the vaulted great room, to floors ( stains, finishes, rugs), to wall paint to custom furniture, delivery schedules and installation, and accessories. And I must say that I felt she truly loved her work and that she was happy for us when it all came together. Now I can just sit and enjoy my beautiful new rooms or entertain family and friends. I will not hesitate to recommend Debbie Boggie of Butter and Velvet to anyone who needs an experienced designer!

We recently renovated the kitchen and family room. We knocked down a wall to open the space in the kitchen. Therefore I wanted the design to flow through both rooms since these are the most high traffic areas and rooms we spend the most time of for a family of 6 (including 4 children under 13). My family room has always been a pain point because I have zero design abilities (as much as I am obsessed with watching Therefore thats why we decided to call in the experts at butter & velvet came highly recommended by many people in my town. From our first meeting they closely listened to our needs and our styles that we like. There were many design options presented and helped us narrow down what we liked and fit our budget. Through the process of a home renovation we also experienced a severe family illness that led to hospitalization. Through it all everyone at B&V has been so accommodating with purchases, deliveries, multiple visits to our home, etc. Even when an item was broken when delivered it was take care of within minutes and a replacement was ordered. Responses to emails and texts have always been same day which is extremely reassuring when making real time design and construction decisions. Everything has come together so seamlessly and I am so excited about the two new spaces. It is such a happy place and can't wait to make so many memories in years to come. Please trust me...I know hiring a designer can be a very tough decision but I would HIGHLY recommend Butter & Velvet. You will truly have the home of your dreams!

Debbie was my designer at Butter and Velvet and did a phenomenal job! She updated my family and living room by helping select the furniture, rugs, paint colors, wallpaper, artwork, and accessories. Everything turned out beautifully and exceeded my expectations. Debbie's expertise and vision are amazing and she is truly a professional. I am so grateful that I finally used a designer to help me make my home something that I am proud of. I highly recommend Butter and Velvet!

Debbie and her team (Amanda, Emily and Michaelene, along with awesome vendors Kim, Jeff and Jimmy) provided experience, guidance and creative flair to help redesign my condo great room, dining room and kitchen open space. Despite delays including a kitchen gut-reno not in the original plan, Debbie remained engaged and patient. From the welcoming great room to the warm dining area, from the bright kitchen to the fun powder room floral wallpaper, my condo is now a space where i can proudly entertain family and friends. Thank you Butter & Velvet. Thank you Debbie!

Wonderful team! Debbie came to the house multiple times to discuss design ideas to make sure they worked with our style and the era of the house. They provided many different options to choose from for each of the rooms and kept us updated on the timing of the furniture. Our house is such a pleasure to come home to now!

I have been so happy to work with Butter & Velvet and specifically Debbie Boggio as I redecorate a good portion of my home. Debbie has kept the process on schedule, on budget and fun all at the same time. She is highly organized, resourceful and always has ideas which are on trend but unique. This has turned the house into the home we always wanted - comfortable and beautiful. I would highly recommend Butter & Velvet. Everyone there has been a pleasure to work with throughout my project.

I have worked with several designers who are very creative and do great work but what sets Debbie apart is she is able to achieve the look you want within the budget and is great with follow-up, project management and communication. She kept me informed of every step in the process and was very proactive to keep the process moving. She worked on changing the look of our family room and we are very happy with it!

It was an absolute pleasure to work the Butter & Velvet Team. No level of detail was left un spared. Debbie always came prepared to roll up her sleeves to get the project at hand done. More often than not, I loved her suggestions. I highly recommend working with Butter & Velvet in any capacity when it comes to redesigning your house, whether it’s a big or small job. I’ve had many friends and family rave over the results. Most importantly, I’m very happy with the Project.

CYS came in to help us remodel our very outdated ‘80s bathroom and master suite. Michaeline worked with our budget and design preferences and now our master suite feels like a retreat. The kids love the new shower too!

Michaeline was a pleasure to work with as we updated our home. She listened to our vision and took it further, using her creativity and experience to "create a space" that is unique to us. Michaeline has great vendors and her calm demeanor made the process effortless. Her store/design studio was a great place to see things in advance and get ideas. We look forward to working with Michaeline on future projects.

We hired Michaeline to renovate our living room, dining room & kitchen. It was quite an overwhelming job and we had no idea how to approach it. Michaeline and Franzi, her assistant, were able to give us a comprehensive plan, detailing everything from a color palette to furniture and accessories. They collaborated with us throughout the entire process, all while being respectful of our budget. Michaeline also added very creative touches that really made our space unique and special. We look forward to working with her on future projects.

Great work and design ideas. Pleasure to work with. Highly recommend CYS. Their prices are excellent. They are available 24/7 and are very responsive.

CYS Design is a new vendor for me. Michaeline is very knowledgeable and meets the high level of professionalism that my clients demand. Always on time with proposals and she delivers what is expected of her. I have recommended CYS Design to other real estate brokers. I will continue to recommend CYS Design to others.

Michaeline has been a pleasure to work with since day one. At our inicial meeting/interview, she spent over an hour getting to know me and my project (which I loved bc many designers I interviewed did not take this much time or wanted to charge). I have loved working with Michaeline since her date of hire in October 2017. She is professional, patient, outgoing and very responsive- no matter where she is. As my project winds down, the relationship she builds with her clients, makes you want to think of another project to continue the relationship (which I’m sure it will continue once we done). She truly is awesome!

I have worked with Michaeline on various projects and find her great to work with! Her designs are excellent and I enjoy helping her present them to potential clients.

Michaeline created a space that is suitable for our life style and our pets. She is very professional and GREAT to work with!

I have worked with Michaeline and the CYS team. I have seen and spoken with many of her customers. The transformations created are elegant yet incorporate a practical use of the existing space. It is always a pleasure to work with them.

I have known Michaeline now for a few years and honestly all I have heard are truly amazing things. I would recommend CYS Design to anyone struggling with making their space truly something enjoyable. 5 stars!

Me and my wife love how Michaeline takes the time to get to know us and what we like. She designed our plan around what we like and how we use our house. If you want your house to feel like your home then I would highly recommend CYS design. If you want unoriginal cookie cutter ideas try someone else....

Michaeline is warm & personable and so easy work with. She did a fantastic job on our building specifically on our conference room. She delivered on what we asked for and more! It came out beautifully and staff & clients are thrilled with the outcome. I highly recommend Michaeline!

I began refurnishing my new townhome with Michaeline in August and found her so pleasant to work with that we have continued to work on more rooms than originally I didn't think I was interested in. Everything that we chose together is fabulous. My favorite2 things about working with Michaeline is her willingness to include pieces you already own and her desire for your opinion.

I have been working with owner/Designer Michaeline Fernadez of Create Your Space Design, on several of her room designs for customer projects and find her aesthetic sensibility to be perfect for today's young consumers; Fulfilling their needs for clean, well proportioned fun designs, with a sensitivity for affordable costing home furnishings.

Michaeline has a gift at learning the taste of her clients and creating spaces to inspire them. Each space I have seen designed by Michaeline is unique to the tastes of the client. If you are looking for a designer but want to make sure that they get YOU, CYS should be on your list.

CYS Design helped me with a complete remodel of my home. Michaeline was a pleasure to work with. She took the time to get to know each one of my family members and created a space that was unique to their personal style. She is amazing! I couldn't have done it without CYS. They have all the resources to make any project seamless, stress free and within budget.

Michaeline is a breath of fresh air! She is extremely personable and knowledgeable on current trends and available options. Michaeline listened to all feedback about our family's lifestyle and what we were trying to achieve with decorating, furniture and window treatments. We had her back many times and she really made our house become our "home". We incorporated a very large addition to our house and she immediately put the contractors at ease, discussing the project goals, making everything cohesive, and generally keeping things on budget and on time. She is timely, accurate with pricing and her installers were all professional and pleasant to work with. We highly recommend her for all your design and decorating needs!

I loved working with CYS Design - it was effortless, effective and fun! They respected my vision but completely elevated it and exceeded my expectations. (one example is I knew I wanted a clean, modern drum pendant and they installed 2 at different heights, it's so stunning!) They turned an entryway and bathroom into the 2 most buzzed about spaces in my commercial studio. I would work with them again in a NY minute!

If you want to create your own space and need anything from help and guidance to completely turning the job over to a professional, Michaeline is your gal! She is really very helpful and so very talented. I would highly recommend her to anyone who is looking to design a beautiful and classic home.

CYS designed our bedroom and I couldn't be happier with the outcome. Every time I walk into the room I am blown away by the job that Michaeline did. She created a sophisticated, elegant and comfortable space staying within the budget we'd discussed and staying true to my initial ideas for the room. She was knowledgeable, professional and friendly and I loved all of her ideas. CYS found and coordinated the subcontractors, all of whom were friendly and professional. We also asked Michaeline to give a quick update to our guest room and dining room. She did just that and more with a few simple, but dramatic changes. We are thrilled with our new rooms!

My project entailed a complete remodel of my 1220 square foot condominium.The expertise and professionalism of the CYS Design team was invaluable in making the project a success. Michaeline and Deanna have a wealth of knowledge and a well-connected and smoothly oiled team of professionals to deal with any fact of redecorating/remodeling. The project took some time to complete and CYS was there every step of the way. I am delighted with the final results and would not hesitate to recommend the firm.

We love Michaeline and her crew! They entered my house while my daughter was at school and I was at work. She accomplished a complete redo of my daughter's room by the end of the day, It went from a toddler's room to a "big" girls room. She had made new window treatments and bed coverings, covered the chair pad and coordinated lamps, rugs, wall hangings, rearranged the furniture. The whole works. It was like a fairy tale come true for my daughter who had wished and it was done so beautifully.

Create Your Space Design helped me with a kitchen redesign that entailed a complete demolition of my old kitchen and renovation of 80% of my first floor. I had been struggling with the idea of this project for many years and when I connected with Michaeline she took all the "struggle" out of it! She takes you through the process in a knowledgeable and caring way. Step by step decisions are made with guidance that allows your taste, input and consideration of cost. We love our new kitchen, powder room and first floor redesign!

CYS redecorated our 12 year old daughter's bedroom. The room is fun and energetic, a perfect compliment to our daughter. Michaeline worked with our daughter, asking her opinion on fabrics and colors. Allowing her to be a part of the process was so smart. We are all thrilled with the results.

Designed and redecorated a sunroom, which is used primarilly for watching TV by young teengars. The budget was fairly low, so Michaeline made few changes, but they had significant impact. She also shopped with me at stores like Home Goods to buy nice items at good prices. She suggested refinishing the wood floors and painting, which were simple to do, not too expensive, and were major visual enhancements. The room is long and narrow, which is challenging to arrange funriture, so she suggested that we primarilly provide seating in the room, rather than clutter it with too many decoarative items. She helped me to find a gently used modular couch which is so comfy. The room was not only a big hit with the teenagers, but also with my husand and myself. Michaeline turned a dated 'kids room' into a room to be enjoyed by the entire family. Including the dogs!

I hired Michaeline after we completed a major renovation on our home. The house went from having many small rooms to a large, open floor plan. She helped us to blend the spaces while still using the furniture that we had. She incorporated new drapes, some new rugs, new paint colors and accessories. The space came together beautifully! I have since recommended her to many of my friends and clients. She is easy and pleasant to work with and understands what the clients needs are.

Michaeline is so professional and incredibly timely! She saw the style we wanted and did a beautiful job making sure my master bedroom reflected that. I would highly recommend her. She has an amazing gift for design and decorating.

After waiting 13 years to do a kitchen remodel, Michaeline came in at the end and helped me put the finishing touches on my project. Her guidance, knowledge and professionalism were a huge help in making the right decisions for my budget. My kitchen table and window treatments are the highlight of the busiest room in my house!

I had CYS come in to make my house a home. Michaeline has such a way with creating the perfect space. Whether it was decorating my home for the holidays or redoing our powder room she got it right every time. Most recently she redid my living room. She completely transformed the space. It's beautiful. It's an added bonus that she has a terrific personality, is reliable and a joy to work with. She's also great with staying on budget. I can't wait to start my next project! We are building a beach house and using CYS to design and decorate the interior. I am looking forward to seeing what she comes up with! I know it will be beautiful.

We were moving to new home from out of state and wanted to update a few areas of the home prior to moving in. Our realtor recommended Michaeline and I couldn’t be happier with the result. Michaeline at CYS did a fantastic job helping me select flooring, carpet, lighting, window treatments, and paint colors quickly and managed the installation and work process flawlessly for me. This was a huge relief given that we were living out of state and wanted the work complete prior to moving in. The businesses and contractors that she works with did a beautiful job. Since moving in, Michaeline has helped us decoratively pull our rooms together so they fit the style and function that we’re looking for. We have more home projects that we would like to do in the future and will definitely use Michaeline and CYS.

I hired Create Your Space Design for our basement remodeling project this past year. Because I've worked with the team at CYS for other projects in my home, I knew that Michaeline and her team could transform our dark, worn out "play space" into a beautiful space for both family and entertaining. CYS was able to help me shape my vision for the basement and also ensure that all the work done - woodwork, granite, flooring, electrical - was done on budget and in a timely manner. Michaeline was able to work really well with a contractor that I'd already hired to do some of the structural changes. He had some ideas he brought to the table and Michaeline was so open to incorporating them into our design changes for the space. Michaeline brings a breadth of experience and creativity to each project I've hired her for. Her strengths include: her ability to incorporate what I want while gently steering me in a direction that I would not have necessarily chosen because she KNOWS what will look and feel amazing; her relationships in the design community and product knowledge; and her to move a project along and get it done! I have recommended CYS Design to many friends and their projects have turned out above and beyond their expectations as well.

My company has worked with CYS Design on many interior projects with great results. We have provided custom woodworking pieces that have complemented their themes and designs. Michaeline has thoughtful, artistic, and practical ideas which I have seen come to life many times. Her professional attitude and concern for the satisfaction of her customers is refreshing. I highly recommend CYS Design for both residental and commercial projects.

We have worked with Michaeline for many years. We consider her to be an incredibly talented designer. She has the ability to make a room look absolutely amazing on any budget. We have recommended Michaeline dozens of times to our own customers and they have all been extremely pleased with her results. We will always, without hesitation, recommend Create Your Space Design. Andrea Tresser and Susan Meaney Michael's Carpet & Flooring

Create Your Space Design firm is AMAZING!!! They are creative thinkers who work closely with their clients to develop exactly what is right for each client. They work with what you have or completely from scratch and they are extremely budget conscious! Their attention to detail and tremendous customer service is outstanding.. I would highly recommend!