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Our Story

Expertise & Transparency

URBAN THEORY

TASTEMAKERS        PROBLEM-SOLVERS        PEOPLE-READERS

 

Award-winning design firm with curated online furnishings & decor shop; we are the narrators of personality and unique lifestyles – since launching 2003, Urban Theory Design has been involved in hundreds of projects spanning Canada’s Western Provinces, including everything from straight-forward furnishing and remodeling projects, to full-service luxury new builds and complex renovations.

OUR EXPERTISE

Over the years we’ve become uniquely experienced in assisting numerous out-of-town & province clients facilitate new builds and renovations. Project coordination, trades management, design deliverables, project execution, furnishing installations, full home styling… we are your eyes and ears on the ground from start to finish, pouring the wine and handing you the keys when you finally arrive in town.

 

Our team embodies a distinct flavor and dynamic with each new project, while our foundations are always built around integrity and transparency.  We work with clients just like you: hardworking, busy individuals and business owners who value their time and financial investment seeking an overall personalized experience, who want to ensure they’re making wise and sound financial design decisions.

 

||   We value honesty, collaboration, personalized service, fiscal responsibility, work ethic, integrity, and beauty in all that we do   ||

 

 

 

     

G R E A T  S P A C E S  S T A R T  H E R E .

CRISPIN BUTTERFIELD – Founder | Senior Designer

 

“To me, good design has a very direct impact on our moods and how we experience everything around us each day. It’s a deeply personal connection we don’t always immediately recognize, but truly feel as we move throughout our built environments. Whether our clients have $3M or $30,000 – I want them all to feel that sense of pride and inspiration when they walk in the door; that their home or workplace is a true reflection of their own personal style and values”

 

The founder of Creative Human: Mentorship + Business Insight for Design Professionals – an online platform supporting the growth and professional development of interior designers and their businesses – Crispin is contributing to the evolution of a more socially conscious global design community, with private mentor clients and peer groups currently spanning Canada, the US, Europe, and Australia.

COMMUNITY WORK

Giving back to the community and leading women to aspire to their fullest potential is a personal passion; Crispin is the past President of Kelowna Women in Business (2016-2020) – an NPO with a focus on providing education, leadership, and collaboration for seasoned business women and young female professionals.

Meet The Urban Theory Team

LAUREN ANDERSON
Interior Designer

 

ERIN MOTTERSHEAD
Interior Designer

 

GABRIELLA LELOND
Interior Stylist

 

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