Catherine Macfee Interior Design is a full-service design firm specializing in high – end residential and select boutique commercial projects. The award winning firm practices authentic and quality design with an eclectic and vibrant approach to Mountain, Coastal, Country, and Ranch lifestyles. Catherine and Justine Macfee are at the helm of this full-service design firm where projects involve drafting, space planning and interior architecture, working with architects, contractors, and homeowners with design consultation.
Founder, Catherine Macfee studied at the University of Oregon and the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising (FIDM) and is an Allied Member of American Society of Interior Designers (ASID), as well as the National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA). Catherine’s award winning designs have been featured nationally in Architectural Digest, House Beautiful Kitchens, Sunset Magazine, Mountain Living, California Home & Design, Tahoe Quarterly, Diablo Magazine, Gentry Home, and the San Francisco Chronicle. With over 25 years in the design business, Catherine Macfee has cultivated her design firm to reflect the vision of who she is as an interior designer and style maker, and the lifestyle following that vision. Catherine’s business sense combined with her creativity is driven to push the boundaries. Catherine opened the Truckee Design Studio in 2012, which she operates in collaboration with her new partner, Justine Macfee.
Justine joined Catherine Macfee Interior Design full time after design school in 2009, and in 2013 Catherine brought Justine on as a partner as their business expanded. Growing up in the design industry with Catherine as her mother and mentor, Justine Macfee formally honed her skills in interior design at California College of the Arts in San Francisco. Artisanal and earthy, Justine delights in the unexpected and can find elements of beauty in the most mundane of materials, transforming them into focal points that delight and inspire.
Catherine and Justine’s combined style compass wanders towards the exploration of mixing classic lines with organic elements, creating inviting spaces that are inspired and timeless in luxury destination locations.