NSDG IS a home renovation, design and styling FIRM.

Nichole Staker: Founder & Principal

Nichole is an accomplished Interior Designer, entrepreneur and author. In 2012, Nichole founded the design and development firm that now bears her name - following several successful years as a freelance designer, while simultaneously pursuing her Master's Degree at Iowa State University. Prior to moving back to Iowa in 2010, Nichole lived in Westchester County, NY, where she most recently held the position of Senior Visual Manager for the lifestyle retailer, Anthropologie, overseeing the staff responsible for visual merchandise design, development and production design, at several NY & CT area stores.

She began her career as design assistant to the Editor-at-Large for Traditional Home Magazine. Nichole has a degree in Art History for University of Iowa and an MFA with honors in Interior Design from Iowa State University. She is the author of, The Anthropologie Effect.


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