Name Dana Waldron
Occupation Interior Designer / Mom
Who do you live with My husband, two girls and a kitty – Dan, Nell, Annie & Toonces
How long have you lived here 1 year
Where did you move from Brooklyn
Describe your style in 3 words I think it depends on the project, this house is a 1940s ranch and has gone through several updates but we’ve renovated areas to make it more contemporary and practical for our lifestyle
Favorite cocktail Bourbon + Blenheims (with the red top)
What’s always in your refrigerator 5 different kinds of hot sauce
Book you’re reading right now Angle of Repose by Wallace Stegner (Dad recommendation)
What can you not stop thinking about What I should be doing, trying to keep up!
What’s your newest music discovery new to me “I’ll be around” by Yo La Tengo
What do you bring with you everywhere you go Tape Measure
Favorite place to buy clothes No.6, Rouje, Zara
What’s the most important thing you’ve learned this year Our family is happy in NC!
What’s really important to you right now My kids sleeping through the night
Favorite hotel Lone Hotel in Croatia was beautiful. It’s a very modern building in the historic city of Rovinj, and the location on the coast is the best part. You can take a bike ride along the water with great views and little beach huts to stop for drinks.
Favorite Artist Ellsworth Kelly, Sonia Delaunay, Joseph Beuys
Favorite city to visit Paris
Favorite Museum Neue Gallery or Guggenheim
Best concert you’ve ever been to Ghostface Killah in a small NYC venue was so fun. And saw Tom Petty last summer 🙁
Netflix obsession The Crown
A book you’ve read more than once Every popular children’s book, 1000 times
What’s your sign Taurus
If you were a boxer, what song would you walk out to Wild Thing
You know you can always count on My husband
Dream dinner party guests Paul Rudd, Sebastian Maniscalco, and Lucille Bluth from Arrested Development
Color you never tire of Tissue Pink by Benjamin Moore
Go-to flower Peonies
Who would you want to play you in your biopic ha a hotter cooler version of me, Olivia Wilde
Fool proof dinner party tip Have Dan cook for you, he’s the BEST. And good music
What would be your perfect weekend Lake trip with people I love
What do you do first thing after you wake up Coffee if I wake up before the girls.
Where is the last place you traveled NYC
What did you bring back a puzzle for Nell
What smell do you love Babies
How do you unwind Wine
What do you attribute your success in business to Working for amazing Interior Designers.. I learned so much about the industry and the craft that goes into creating a space that has purpose and a lasting aesthetic.
One piece of advice you’d give an aspiring entrepreneur Stick with it, there’s so much to learn, keep going… as I’m only 1 year in with my own business HA!
Two things you love about your job It’s creative (sometimes) and something I’ve always wanted to do
Indispensable design element Craftsmanship
Dream fabric/textile Fortuny or antique textiles or really anything without synthetics is usually lovely