Sheryl T McLean, Allied ASID

School: Masters of Architecture, UCLA
Company: Décoria Interior Designs
MD, Northern VA, DC, MD 20721-4223
Phone: (301) 430-0723

Designer Profile

At Décoria Interior Designs, we approach every project with a discerning eye that is unwavering to the smallest detail. We provide our Clients with the utmost level of sophistication, quality and comfort. Each designed space is executed with the most aesthetically pleasing elements and modern amenities. All our Clients are Stars given unmatched individual attention. We believe in listening and working, in close collaboration with our Clients, to create a living environment perfectly suited to their personality, lifestyle and needs. Whether your style is classical, cutting edge contemporary or somewhere in between, Décoria Interior Designs is dedicated to inspire those who live and enjoy their spaces with the unique warmth that celebrates a sense of home. It’s the anticipated, balanced with the unexpected that gives our clients such delight in their distinctly new surroundings.

Décoria Interior Designs has often been referred to as “Washington DC metropolitan area’s most closely guarded secret among select and sophisticated groups.” We offer the best value for your time and expense by making sure that the investments in your home are enduring, timeless and unforgettable. We help you get it right the first time. From new construction to the transformation of an existing space, we strive to create a seamless process that incorporates interior design, architectural planning and building collaboration.

Décoria Interior Designs is backed by a team of the region’s foremost custom furniture makers, woodworkers, flooring specialist, window treatment experts and other professionals, making us a “premiere one stop fine design and decorating experience.”

Services Offered

Décoria Interior Designs specializes in residential and light commercial interiors. As a trusted design advisor, we respect our client’s time and budget. We have established long lasting relationships with our clients that have taken us from working on their primary residence to their vacation and retirement homes. Using years of experience, we create a solid plan that allows our clients to stay informed and involved. We offer a full complement of services and benefits, whether we are designing a single room or an entire home.
Turn Key Design – For the client that only wants to focus on the results and has little time or interest in the process; we manage and complete every detail within the designed space.

We help our clients make confident decisions by providing them with the renderings, space planning, and floor plans necessary to illustrate the design concept.

We specialize in custom window treatments and the perfect furnishings and accessories, giving our clients the assurance that their uniquely tailored home or office will exceed their expectations with fantastic results.

We offer clients who choose to incorporate sustainable materials, eco-fabulous design. They can expect beautiful spaces that are exciting, fresh and environmentally friendly.

We act as an advisor to our clients on their new construction projects. We specify the interior finishes, lighting, flooring and decorative surfaces; ensuring continuity and consistency with their desired style and goals.

We provide guidance in helping clients select qualified and competent contractors and suppliers. This will ensure quality as well as help to insulate them from headaches down line.

We help clients establish a realistic budget based on their needs and goals that allow them to establish clear expectations and avoid costly surprises.

We itemize each product or service giving transparency to the financial commitment of each project. This helps our clients avoid spending more than expected.

Awards & Publications

“A Holiday Destination/Home of the Week Christmas House”, The Capital, Donna Cole, Home Section, B1-B2, December 12, 2009

Decorating… the Professional Touch, Carol Donayre Bugg, pg 192-193, 2009’

“Dream Room takes Top Honors”, Howard Magazine, Kaitlyn Seith, pg.18, October 2008

Dream Room International Design Competition – First Place Winner in living room category, judged by several elite home/shelter magazine editors and design leaders, May 2008

“He says She says, In Love and in Design”, Window Fashions Design Magazine, Shannon Keough, pg. 28-30, February 2007

Dream Windows, “ Curtains & Draperies”, Kathleen S. Stoehr, pg.66 ,

Open Concept Media Room
Always in fashion,  intimate size space with grand style and elegance
The infusion of blue to a neutral palette adds interest and sophistication
A family room fit for entertaining
Finishing touches add sophistication
Total comfort and harmony
Dramatic Living Room
Dining Room
First Impressions