My design approach is simple:  I listen to my clients and develop a plan to fulfill the needs and desires they have for their space. Whether the project is large or small, my designs are always architecturally-minded and function-focused... I cultivated this personal approach through experience under some of the South's leading architects. Although my work is weighted in residential projects, I have also been involved in designing multiple small-scale commercial spaces, including restaurants, cafés, shops, and boutiques.

I aim to design spaces that are clean and contemporary, yet warm and inviting. Pared-down, yet intriguing. Timeless, yet current. I approach each space with an appreciation for symmetry and classic proportions, while keeping an eye towards playful lines and unexpected scale. My projects reflect a respect for natural colors and pure materials. I like to balance clean lines and modern architecture with time-worn and rustic antiques.

Ultimately, my objective for each and every project is to create spaces in which my clients can happily and effortlessly live, work, rest, and revive.


M. Sherrill Design