About Us

Unique Interior Design and Decorative Painting

Stephanie Salway is the owner and creative director of Starlily Design Studio LLC.  A lifetime artist, Stephanie has an extensive background in art and design and holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Surface Pattern Design from the College of Visual & Performing Arts at Syracuse University.  After many years of working as a designer and creative director in the New York City home furnishings industry, she decided to build on her experience and passion by opening a studio that could serve a client’s need for beauty and comfort, all while giving them unique spaces suited to their lifestyle.  Whether it is creating painted fine finishes, imaginative murals, or choosing an overall room design from flooring, tile, lighting, paint colors and furniture, Stephanie has the ability to work in a variety of styles, techniques and environments. She sets a high standard of quality and attention to detail while working closely with her clients.

Stephanie views every project as an opportunity to learn something new and appreciates being able to use her talents to create beautiful spaces. She has transformed homes and businesses across the Capital District and beyond, advising on furnishings and color schemes, installing decorative paint finishes and murals and refinishing furniture & cabinetry.  Above all, Starlily Design Studio takes great pride in creating memorable spaces as well as leaving clients with a positive and rewarding experience.