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Hi there!

I'm Kelsey Hymel (pronounced ee-mel). I live in Raleigh with my husband and our golden retriever pup Murphy. I work in interior design and am currently blogging as an outlet for design inspiration and advice I'm acquiring in the field. This year (2016) my husband and I are hoping to renovate and add onto our 1940s Colonial, so much of my experience is focused on decision-making for our own home. A lot of my work week is spent with a talented interior designer in Raleigh, so you may see some of our work on the blog as well. 

Before getting my certificate in interior design, I studied and worked in PR. I received my B.A. in Public Relations from UNC-Chapel Hill, and a little over a year after graduation, I started my own business doing independent PR work. I'm passionate about small businesses, and have worked for several since going out on my own. I still do some PR work and love to help small businesses grow in this area. If you're interested in working with me in a PR capacity, please take a look at my list of services. I'd love to meet you and talk about your business! Feel free to say hello at

I'm now taking interior design clients under Kelsey Lee Creative as well! If you're interested in discussing how I can serve your interior decorating needs, please email me at I would be so excited to talk with you!

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