Mary Anne Smiley, one of the first designers registered in the State of Texas after passing the NCIDQ exam, is recognized by her peers as one of the top designers in Dallas. Her love of all things creative began as a child and included primitive architectural drawings. Upon enrolling in Architecture in the 60’s she was informed by the Dean that “women don’t enroll in architecture.” Undaunted, she enrolled at Oklahoma State University, and is an honor graduate of Interior Design, with a minor in Fine Art. Mary Anne is a professional ASID member and is qualified in AutoCAD; allowing her to design her own furnishings, resulting in recognition for product design. She is known for her use of bright pops of pure color and cutting-edge art most often from local galleries. Her meticulous attention to every detail, from space planning, lighting design, custom furniture design, and art procurement and placement, results in luxurious spaces that surround the family with comfort and joy for living. Mary Anne has a love of all forms of art and enjoys dabbling in watercolors.