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MEET THE DESIGNERS

We three ladies operate Dolce Design Co. Interiors,  with the mission of providing more for our clients.

More than clients believe is possible,

More than the status quo.

More clarity, joy, and celebration in the process.

More indulgence.

More ethical products.

More luxury in experience.

What we offer as a result is a full service concierge interior design firm delighting clients in the Raleigh-Durham area of North Carolina, and virtually worldwide. We specialize in luxury hospitality and next-level residential interiors. And, wherever they are located, we bring our clients visionary life-changing design.   

Combined, we have over 45 years of design expertise to help you transform your world through design. Some of the hallmarks of our designs are lush textures, color, pattern, and luxe materials. Being diverse and agile, we cultivate inspired designs in a variety of aesthetics, and delight in helping clients discover their own signature style.

 

So dream big! We've got you!

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co-fOUNDER

DORY BARNES

Dory has a bachelor's degree in interior design from Meredith College in Raleigh, NC and has designed many of the most elegant homes in the Triangle. When Dory isn't designing, she can be found hanging out with her husband, Phillip, and her adorable furbaby, Charlie. Her happy place is with these fellows on a boat in the middle of a lake. 

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CO-FOUNDER

MEGAN Garrett-BALES

Megan hails from the beautiful mountains of Asheville, holds a bachelor's degree in interior design from Western Carolina University, and has studied design all over the world. She specializes in whimsical, bright, and immersive commercial and residential interiors.

When not working, Megan loves to travel, dance, hike, cook, and spend time with her family who includes her twin sister, Natalie, her hubby, Ian, and their neurotic furbabies Apollo, Trixie, Mr. Tumnus, and Puffles.

Fun fact, Megan is an Anglophile of the highest order,  and she indulges in a British afternoon tea time as often as possible.

Jill Rossi

CO-FOUNDER

JILL ROSSI

Jill holds a BS in interior design from UNC-Greensboro and an MFA in furniture design from the Rhode Island School of Design. Her work experience includes large commercial spaces, luxury residential projects, and she has taught interior design at several universities. She has s penchant for  designing dramatic spaces and has an eclectic, maximalist sense of style. When not in the office, Jill loves travelling, making things, and hanging out with her husband and two boys. Fun fact: Jill would make an excellent teammate in both Trivial Pursuit and a zombie apocalypse.

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