Michelle Sauter
Michelle SauterVerified

One Coast Design’s Principal Interior Designer & Artist based in Charleston | 25 years of experience

10% of proceeds will be donated to
Habitat for Humanity

About me

As Seen: HGTV, Charleston Magazine, Florida Design & Coastal Living We pride ourselves on transforming your dreams into a home you can enjoy for years to come. An interior designer with an extensive background as a professional artist, Michelle Woolley Sauter is also a color expert who specializes in dynamic spaces where modern and traditional play off of each other to create unique design solutions that feel one of a kind. She loves to coach young and aspiring designers on their way to a career in design. By combining layers of both old and new, her spaces come together organically in a stylish and exciting, yet livable way. Because, at the end of the day, people want to live in something beautiful, and it has to belong to the client, first and foremost. Michelle and her team specialize in one-of-a-kind home furnishings, accessories, antiques, lighting, fabrics, flooring, tiles, wall coverings, original framed art pieces and more Michelle comes from a long lineage of artists in her family. Her father was an accomplished water-colorist, her grandmother was a successful interior designer, and her French Great-Grandfather was also an extremely talented painter. Things I can advise on: - floor plan layout - stores and brands to consider - styling (surfaces, sofas, beds, walls etc.) - paint/wall treatments and drapery/window treatments - fixtures, finishes and trims - career advice for aspiring designers - cabinetry and built-ins - product branding - creative direction - and More! Set up a 1:1 call today! She is looking forward to chatting with you on your design project 😊

What to expect

15 minute session

  • - ask three or more questions
  • - advice on decorating one room
  • - names of favorite vendors & brands
  • - tips on how to save time and money

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$150 • Session