Hi and Welcome to my website!
In a few lines you will read my official bio, but, before you do, I want to introduce myself more personally. I grew up in a creative household. My dad was a kitchen designer and my mother was an art-crafter who taught me to always strive for the highest quality in my work. I chose interior design as a career because I truly love it. Designing beautiful interiors comes so naturally to me that I almost never feel as though I am working.
It is a joy for me to take your vision and bring it to life. The best way to do this is by listening to you very carefully. I get that each space that I design is an important reflection of you and it should function as beautifully as it looks. I take my work seriously yet I try to make sure that the process is fun and stress free. I am down to earth and not the least bit pretentious. I will treat you as though you are my only client and our time together will be efficient but relaxed. I love to inspire and be inspired, and, I always encourage adding personality to the home, tastefully of course!
Now for the official stuff:
Jane Ann is an award-winning designer with 20+ years of experience. Her work has won Best of Design Awards from Houzz.com for 2012, 2014, 2015, and 2016. She also has won Best of Service for 2017, 2019 and 2020. She also received an award from Houzz for our work having been downloaded over 25,000 times. Finally, Houzz.com awarded Jane Ann Designs the Best Family Room in Charlotte, NC in 2017.
In 2016, she won Charlotte Home Builder's Association MAME (Major Achievement in Marketing Excellence) award for her Design Center and Experience.
Previously, Jane Ann served as the Director of Design for McSpadden Homes in Lake Wylie. For them, she created a design center and has been helping these luxury custom home buyers make all of the selections for their new homes. Not only does she help clients make decisions about what goes on and in their new build, she has also been available to help them with their interior furnishings once the home is ready. Before her role at McSpadden Homes, she served as the Director of Design for Traton Homes. Jane Ann outfitted a design center and worked with Traton luxury home buyers in the same way she has been doing for the last two years.
Jane Ann is the previous owner of Maxwell House of Design and served high-end interior design clients in Charlotte, Fort Mill and Lake Wylie. During this time period Jane Ann developed a number of trade resources for everything from Chinese antiques to wall coverings sourced in the Netherlands. These vendors still provide many of the one-of-a-kind pieces that add a signature touch to her designs.