You are unique. You have something to say. We believe design can better the world when it distinctively reflects all that you have to say (or state) and inspires you to be the best version of yourself (your state).
By artistically integrating brand narrative, interior architecture + design, and one-of-a-kind products, State articulates the words of your story into thought-provoking, meaningful environments that shape lifestyles and create conversations.
We execute large + small projects for individuals and brands that include:
. Creative direction
. Exterior + interior concept design
. Set design
. 3D (Revit software) interior construction documentation for interior design of new construction or remodel projects including:
. Wall, ceiling, and lighting layouts
. Casework design and detailing
. Finish selection and detailing
. FF&E (furniture, fixture, and equipment) design, specifications, and procurement package
. Artistic direction, art specification and procurement
. 2D graphic design, sketching and rendering
. 3D visualization, virtual reality + augmented reality packages
. Styling + Photography
Working nationally, headquartered in Fort Collins, CO.
State.® is comprised of a team of interior architects, designers, project managers, and makers led by Laura Arledge, an award-winning, licensed interior architect + designer. Following her studies in interior design and the fine arts at Colorado State University and Florence University of the Arts (Italy), she served with notable firms for 10 years, working on commercial, boutique hospitality, and residential projects worldwide. During this time, she led interior architectural design + identity development for numerous new brands and re-brands, earning accolades from IIDA (International Interior Design Association) and ASID (American Society of Interior Designers). Articles on her work have been published in Architectural Digest, USA Today, Luxe, Modern in Denver, Colorado Homes & Lifestyles, and brochures and websites for national furniture manufacturers.