After studying fashion and merchandising, Marie found professional success during a 12 year career in the fashion industry, where she helped plan, style and merchandise retail interiors. As a creative visionary Marie is able to understand the psychology of buyers and how to create an emotional connection to a space using her styling an staging expertise.
Learn more about Marie Whittaker:
I am a: Professional home stager
The CoutureStaging is: My company
I love staging because: It allows me to be creative and everyday there’s a new challenge.
My style is: Mid-century modern/Scandinavian
Good staging should: Be styled to attract the right buyer
Right now I’m obsessed with: Amber Interiors, her eye for decor is always on point!
Staging is: The modern way to market your home.
It’s my goal to: Double my client base in the upcoming year.
I love what I do because: I have the freedom to be a leader in this industry by just being me.
My greatest success this year has been: This entire year has been a success, as it’s my first year in business. I’ve been super busy since I started and loving every minute of it!
My favorite thing to do outside of staging is: I love a good DIY for the home. Anything from renovations to art and crafts.