Welcome!


Hey there! I am Elena, creator of this Blog and Owner of Elena Theobald Design LLC.  Welcome to my design world! I started this blog to share my inspirations, ideas and projects. This is a brand new adventure for me as a Designer.  Over the last ten years, I’ve been... Read More

Before and After


My client is a spine surgeon during the week and a carpenter on the weekend, and thus, he maintains a keen eye for craftsmanship and precision. When he asked me to revamp two rooms in his farmhouse, his sunroom and study, I knew every detail would be important to restoring... Read More

2018 Design Trends


At this year’s High Point, North Carolina’s design industry market I was excited to see some of my favorite colors reigning ‘trendy’ - peacock blue, pink, green and white!  Fresh interiors with classic lines and vintage accents.  You can get caught up in buying the latest and trendiest finishes, furniture... Read More

Embrace Building Green


When you think of a sustainable house, what comes to mind might be people living off the grid in a tiny house with solar panels. In reality, most of us live in old homes that need lots of renovation and loving care. Renovations are the best way to embrace building... Read More