Since founding one of Telluride’s earliest continuously operating retail stores in 1974, Barbara now heads one of Telluride’s most successful full service interior design firms. Over the years, she has collected a wealth of relationships with home furnishings and accessories suppliers, gifted local artisans and reliable contractors. She has a unique talent for color selection and works with her clients to create timeless, interesting, and comfortable spaces. She creates interior spaces as personal and unique as the clients that she works with, reflecting their lifestyles and personalities to produce distinctive and personal homes. No two jobs are ever alike. Barbara works from the customer’s perspective, participating in all phases of the design process from concept to completion. Under her leadership, LuxWest has completed hundreds of projects in Telluride including elegant residences, durable rental condominiums, entire condominium projects and the most recent renovation of the Peaks Hotel. Barbara strives to excel in every phase of interior design, working in conjunction with the client, architect, and contractor to produce the ultimate design.