your home should be a reflection of you. We emphasize making each space functional and comfortable. It is important that our designs are not only unique, but will stand the test of time. We also believe the design process should be simple, approachable and fun.

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We were thrilled to host the annual meeting for our local preservation alliance last month. Each year, the organization offers a special historic property tour to its members and we were chosen as the property this year! The members toured both Eryn’s home, which is the forepart of our building, and our studio /showroom space. […]

Furnish, Press

December 10, 2015

Manhattan / Riley County Preservation Alliance

So, you remember this???     Well here it is…today…literally, 5 minutes ago…thanks to a little invention called the cellphone camera…   This is the new business office loft…you will walk up the invisible but soon to be delivered floating stairs, thru the invisible but soon to be delivered glass door, where our desks will […]

Behind the Scenes, Furnish

November 21, 2014

Behind the Scenes: AHD Showroom Update

Welcome to the NEW BLOG…it’s a FRESH take! And just the first of many exciting changes coming from the AsterHouse Design team! Our summer has been full of business strategizing, new projects, planning, design, sourcing trips, and lots of late nights! Running a business is ALOT of work… The fun part happens out in the […]


August 23, 2014

Our new look!!

The women of AsterHouse Design may or may not have an addiction…to accent tables…of any style…any color…any height…and any shape.  We do not discriminate in any way…AT ALL… Which is why we have this table… and this one… …this set…   and the one it sits under…along with this one…   this one… and…drum roll […]

Behind the Scenes

July 10, 2013

Behind the Scenes: Our Addictions

Can I just say…I am addicted to lists!!  I love to have a long list of goals!  I add to it…and then when I am done, add some more!! Now, let me clarify…just because I have long lists of goals does not mean I get alot of things accomplished. I battle my “high-quick-start-itis” all day […]

Behind the Scenes, Inspiration

May 23, 2013

Behind the Scene’s: Eryn’s 2013 Professional Goals-progress report

  So this will be the second time we have remodeled our office…it is true that our own homes (and now our office) are our personal “experiments”…but two versions in one year is alot even for us!!  The reality is that the first spot was spacious…but it was right smack-dab-in-the-middle of the guest area in […]


March 28, 2013

AHD Office Update

        So the floors of our new office are painted, the walls are painted,  the new trim has been installed and  the fabulous wall sconces are in place… Let the fun begin!!!  And just so you can see where we are headed on this project…. The aged brass sconces are already in […]

Behind the Scenes

February 27, 2013

Behind the scene’s: Project “AHD Office” update

Over the last few months, Amanda and I have been slowly but surely pulling our own design space together.  We approached our office in the same way we do any client’s space…we have just been implementing our plan VERY. SLOWLY.  Honestly, we didn’t actually set out to “do” the AsterHouse office…we had literally dumped all […]


June 17, 2012

Form or Function?? Yes!!

Eryn and I are giddy about the new issue of Manhattan Magazine! There we are in bold letters…AsterHouse Design! It’s official-the town knows who we are now! Here’s my hubby at the launch party. I made him read it first; I was too nervous! Amanda & Eryn Katy Ibsen, Chief Editor, Manhattan Magazine Find Manhattan […]


December 16, 2011

AsterHouse is Featured in Manhattan Magazine!