Ana grew up in a family-run business, manufacturing custom-made window coverings and bedding. She has a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing. Before coming to Canada, Ana co-hosted an interior design television show in her home country of Mexico. With such a strong history in the industry, Ana’s passion for window coverings design is obvious! In her spare time, she loves to spend time with her two daughters, and also bakes and decorates cakes!
Ana covers the Langley, Surrey, and Fraser Valley (Abbotsford and Chilliwack) territories.
Dina has a passion for all things design and décor, particularly in the area of children’s space decorating and beach houses! She is a certified Hunter Douglas dealer and has completed the Choices Interior Decorating Career Training Program 12 years ago. Since then, she has been providing her decorating expertise to clients across the Lower Mainland. Dina enjoys spending time with her family outdoors and travelling.
Dina covers the Fraser Valley which includes White Rock, Surrey and Langley territories.
Meredeth’s creativity comes from her artist mother. However, rather than working with paint, she has been using fabrics in design all her adult life. An avid seamstress, she had a successful drapery business in Ontario for 10 years. The cold winters out East proved too difficult and she returned to her native BC in 2010 and has been with Arlene’s Interiors since then. Meredeth has a degree in Sales and Marketing from Capilano University. She is a certified Hunter Douglas representative. Travel, reading and gardening are her favourite leisure activities.
Meredeth covers the Vancouver, North Shore, Burnaby and New Westminster territories.
Elizabeth’s training in interior design, began by working with her mother in their family run drapery workroom. She completed her training at Chinook Collage and Mount Royal University, in Calgary Alberta. She continued to operate the business for over 25 years. Elizabeth returned to BC and joined Arlene’s in June 2017. Her passion for design is strong and evident in her family. Her youngest daughter (3rd generation) is following the footsteps by pursuing a career in Architecture and Design at BCIT.
Elizabeth is detail oriented and understands form and function. She likes to tackle difficult projects, such as specialty window applications and motorization.
Elizabeth covers areas from Burnaby, Vancouver, Richmond and up to Whistler.
Janet is a Certified Hunter Douglas Dealer. She grew up in Vancouver and always has a passion in home decorating and arrangement. Janet loves meeting people and enjoys the variety of experiences a decorator career provides. She listens to her clients and providing decorating ideas in window treatments, fabric style and color coordination. She works hard for the clients and has many happy customers and referrals. When Janet is not working, she enjoys travelling and hiking with her family and also volunteering in schools and senior homes.
Janet covers Vancouver, North Shore, Burnaby and the Tri-cities (Coquitlam, Port Moody, PItt Meadows).
Before moving to The Okanagan from Vancouver, Connie had her own decorating company specializing in window treatments, renovations and floral design for residential and commercial clients. She was involved with the first Street of Dreams in Coquitlam, BC. Connie loves to share her decorating expertise, tips and ideas for your home. She is an avid reader, loves to golf, sews, does arts and crafts and is a volunteer in her home community.
Connie covers Kelowna, Westbank, Penticton and Vernon.
Barbara is a native Albertan and has made Calgary home for much of her life. She has always had an artistic flair, graduating from the Mount Royal College program of Interior Design and has since enjoyed a long career in home fashions. When she has spare time, Barbara enjoys outdoor activities, gardening, travel and recently yoga. Barbara loves working with new products and innovations to assist customers with their window covering projects.
Barbara covers the Calgary area.
Rhonda is a decorator and window covering expert in the Edmonton area.
She has been in the decorating field for over 27 years, getting her start with a small design firm in St. Albert, and eventually accepting a managerial position with Ethan Allen, where she trained their decorators in the area of window coverings and soft good for over 5 years. After upgrading her skills and taking courses in New York, San Francisco, Hawaii, Vancouver and Edmonton, she is now back doing she loves most, working with people, and educating them on the power of colour, style and design.
Rhonda enjoys her free time by spending time with her family, kayaking, gardening, reading and travel.
Rhonda covers the Edmonton, St. Albert and Sherwood Park territories.