Tobi Fairley

A designer known for her work with color and her bright, bold, and tailored designs.

Traditional Home predicts “Tobi will be like Cher or Oprah, one of those women for whom one name says it all.” Since establishing her design firm more than a decade ago, designer Tobi Fairley’s projects have spanned the nation, and her award-winning projects for high-profile and celebrity clients have been featured on television and in top-shelf shelter publications around the globe. Tobi’s projects have appeared in home publications across the globe and she has been asked for her expert opinion for newspapers and websites. Publications include House Beautiful, Traditional Home,, Southern Living, Better Homes & Gardens, Real Simple, Coastal Living, Southern Cottages, iVillage, and Rue. Tobi’s design blog, created as one of the first design blogs in 2008, is currently read in more than 124 countries worldwide. In 2010, Tobi introduced her DIY design service, InBox Interiors, and launched her popular intensive courses and programs, including Design A-to-Z for design enthusiasts, and Designer MBA and the Mastermind mentoring program for design professionals. The most recent addition to the stable of businesses under her brand is Tobi Fairley Home, which includes a collection of fabrics, pillows, and lighting in Tobi’s signature style – bright, bold, and tailored. Her licensed collections include CR Laine (upholstered furniture), Soicher Marin (art), Duralee (fabrics), and Woodbridge Furniture (case goods).

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