Our Design Philosophy
The Shayla Copas Interiors team believes in functional, polished, timeless design with a fresh, detail-oriented approach. We begin with a focus on listening and understanding the individual needs of our clients to build a relationship of absolute trust.
Our goal is to create beautiful yet approachable living environments in tune with your needs, to satisfy at every stage of development and make your dream a reality. Let’s get started today.
What Our Clients Are Saying
Shayla Copas, IDSShayla Copas, one of the South's most highly acclaimed designers and tastemakers, has created unique and innovative interiors for a wide array of luxury residential and commercial clients throughout her 20+ year career.
Shayla’s reputation as an approachable designer with a natural talent to assess and address her client’s needs is well established. Her firm’s rigorous project intake process ensures that the end result is an accurate reflection of the client’s taste, but with the well-appointed polish only a professional design firm can provide. Shayla Copas Interiors is unparalleled in the industry in terms of the ability to deliver unique projects within the specified time-frame and budget.
Often referred to as the “color guru,” Shayla has a keen eye for color, texture, and balance. She has an uncanny ability to recognize very slight color variations, making her a “master” at finish selections. Her services include but are not limited to kitchen and bath design, cabinetry design, CAD drawings, space planning, new build services, renovation design, project management, selection of furnishings, finishes and materials, paint specifications, custom furniture design, and product design.
Shayla's work has been featured regionally as well as nationally and is currently featured on the cover of a design book by Author, Patricia McMillan that spotlights the work of twenty national designers. Most recently she is authoring an entertainment design book which is due to release in 2019 and has a show "Southern Glam" by The Design Network due out in 2018.
Shayla lives with her husband Scott in Little Rock with their King Charles Cavalier Roxie. In her spare time, she enjoys travel, entertaining and golfing.
Marianna O’Dea, NCIDQInterior DesignerMarianna has worked in luxury residential, commercial and yacht design since graduating with a Bachelor’s of Science in Interior Design and a Minor in Business from Auburn University in 2004. She began her career in North Alabama contributing to designs across the southern United States and in the Bay Islands. Her specialties are across the board and include; kitchen and bath design, custom cabinetry, historical preservation, traditional design, transitional design, contemporary design, new build, renovation, product design, and furniture design.
As a dedicated and brilliant designer, Marianna earned the coveted National Council for Interior Design Qualification (NCIDQ) in 2006. She has contributed to designs in several noteworthy publications including, At Home in Arkansas, Southern Living and Alabama Magazine.
Marianna, is well versed in project management, CAD Drawings, space planning and new home builds. Since joining Shayla Copas Interiors, she has been a team member in several high-profile projects, among them the design of the Governor’s Office at the State Capitol and a supporting role in the design of the Governor’s Mansion.