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Fun Tidbits from Brooke herself …

What are your favorite interior design styles? Hollywood Regency and Tribal 

Who is your favorite designer icon? Kelly Wearstler

What is your favorite room to design in a client’s home? The Living Room

If you were stranded on a deserted island, what is the one thing you would have to have with you? Lipstick

If you could have a super power, what would it be? Flying

What is your guilty pleasure? A waffle cone with the 3 flavors Baklava, Honey Ginger and Lemon custard from Gelati Celesti

If you could name one fabric that would be your favorite, what would it be? Well I have to name two … Etamine Marche Dakar - Marche and Marche Dakar - Sandaga

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Brooke Chappell - Interior Designer (aka The Sweet One)

Brooke’s background in fine art led her to pursue a career in interior design. After graduating from Virginia Commonwealth University in 2003 with a BFA in interior design, she interned with Rau and Associates in 2003 which handled the design for The Homestead and menswear retailer Franco's. Brooke later became a lead Design Consultant for Luck Stone’s Architectural Stone division for almost a decade and a designer for Williams & Sherrill Interiors, before joining Jennifer Stoner Interiors in 2018. 

Over the years, Brooke also has worked with several orphanages overseas in Guatemala, El Salvador and Mexico just to name a few.  Doing everything from construction work and exterior painting to playing and serving meals to the children there.  All the while taking on special projects for the Richmond Jazz Society and four Richmond Symphony Houses.She later took on the role of writer / contributor for Richmond Magazine’s R-Home.  She loves writing about the behind-the-scenes side of Interior design and the fascinating stories of designers’ work and homeowners’ amazing homes and private collections.  You can read some of her R-Home features at the links below: 

Designing Women - Oct. 2018

The Bright Lights Of High Point - May 2018

Glam It Up - May 2018

The Return Of Color - April 2018

Opening Doors - March 2018

Project in Chesterfield, Va

Project in Chesterfield, Va