LAUREN DALEY, principal
Lauren has worked for twenty years in the world of residential and commercial interior design, and prides herself on having an encyclopedic memory for great resources in home furnishings. Her knowledge and appreciation of the decorative arts, combined with strong project management expertise, will add value to any interior design project.
Prior to starting Sand & Stars Design in 2014, Lauren was a Senior Designer at The Wiseman Group Interior Design, Inc. in San Francisco for twelve years, designing bespoke residential interiors for clients in the Bay Area and Hawaii. While at the firm, she established strong relationships with some of the finest custom furnishing vendors in the country.
Before landing at The Wiseman Group, Lauren got her start in Los Angeles at the original Hancock Park location of Hollyhock, under the guidance of Suzanne Rheinstein and the late Joe Nye, working in the shop and falling in love with the world of antiques and fine home furnishings. Following a brief stint in New York gaining experience at David Easton's office and at William Yeoward Crystal, she settled in San Francisco and worked at Tucker & Marks until 2002. Subsequently hired at The Wiseman Group, Lauren bonded with Paul Wiseman and his team; united by a passion for the unique item, the hand-made object, and the old-world craft.
Born and raised in Los Angeles, California.
Graduated Skidmore College, B.S. Studio Art, minor in Art History.
Wife and mother to two crazy boys and one Aussie.
Lover of: Art, music, wine, sandy beaches and clear starry skies.
I support: The Last Plastic Straw, Sea Shepherd, Surfrider Foundation, Habitat for Humanity, Planned Parenthood, Creative Growth.