Whether you need help with residential interior design, commercial interior design or designing to sell, our simple process allows us to get to know you and your space through a comprehensive analysis and a personalized master plan before our final big reveal!

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Looking to update your home with fresh paint colors, fixtures & lighting? Looking to add or change some architectural elements? Or new furnishings and decor? With our custom interior design services, we can create a whole new look that's sure to bring your home vision to life!


Whether you are local to Sacramento, CA or are hundreds of miles away: Design Allure will bring your dream home to life with personalized virtual one-on-one design help and hand-picked products tailored to your style, space, and budget.

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We work with homeowners and realtors on a consulting basis to create an environment that sweeps potential buyers off their feet so you can obtain a top dollar offer on your home. Using a combination of interior design principles, staging psychology and home improvement expertise, we'll arrange your home to show at its absolute best.


We work with homeowners and realtors to add style and value to your home so that you may bring in a pool of perspective buyers get a top dollar offer on your home in person or virtually. Our expertise in both interior design and home staging ensures your home will show at its absolute best.

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Looking to increase bookings, (AND your income)? Vacation renters want a unique experience in a stylish space that is photo-worthy for Instagram and we can help! Here at Design Allure we combine both interior design and home staging skills to create an on-trend design to help you earn the most from your vacation rental property.

Holiday Decorating

Have you ever walked into a home and immediately felt overwhelmed with the Christmas spirit because of its beautiful decorations? It’s an amazing experience, isn’t it? Design Allure can help you create that feeling in your home too with our interior Christmas decorating services.

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Founded by award winning designer, Irene Tokstad. Servicing the Northern California Region, Design Allure is a  company that is passionate about creating fresh, sophisticated, timeless interiors that enhance your life and respect your budget. We collaborate with each client to define their unique, individual style before curating distinctive pieces that work together to create a cohesive, whole home feel.


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It was worth the drive!! Cute stuff good prices and a helpful staff and adorable doggie to greet you
Jeremy Robin
Wow! Irene and her team did a fantastic job for us, on a very tight timeline too. Our house looked more beautiful than ever....
Katie Bernstein
During Covid we moved our parents into Assisted Living. Working with our Realtor, she recommended Design Allure's staging services. Irene and her team...





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