Elysia is an interior decorator at Bella Casa Design Centre. She followed the path of store owner and mother Karen Visser and made a career out of designing people's homes.
Elysia graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree with a major in textiles and minor in interior design from the University of Alberta. She then went on to complete her residential interiors certificate also at the U of A.
She is a mastermind in textiles and is your go-to gal to answer most of your questions.
Elysia is the company's designer and co-owner.
Dress Your Drapes is a family run business created by sisters Elysia and Jessica Kent with Bella Casa Design Centre in Edmonton, Alberta.
We grew up in a home that was forever changing with the trends, and we want to see your home do the same at an affordable price.
We pride ourselves in offering quality fabrics and workmanship with competitive custom pricing. Our look has something for everyone; modern, geometrical and contemporary patterns, and of course solids that come in a variety of fabrics including, but not limited to linens and silks.
We have over 350 fabrics to choose from under 12 different categories. All our fabric are 100% Canadian produced and our drapes are made and sewn in our Edmonton workroom.
Please take a look at our Quality page for an example of our product versus store bought ready-made drapes. If you have any questions we have answers on our Frequently Asked Questions page. If you don't quite find what you're looking for, please do not hesitate to call or email us.
Thank you for taking the time to learn all about us, happy shopping!
Jessica is a community reporter for Oilers Entertainment Group in Edmonton, Alberta with a passion for interior design. She graduated with a Journalism Diploma from Grant MacEwan University then went on to NAIT to complete her Radio and TV Arts Diploma. She also has an event planning certificate from Mount Royal University.
When Jessica was living in Saskatoon, working in News, she had she had a really hard time finding quality drapes without paying the custom price. Elysia wanted to help her out, so she grabbed her sewing machine and made them herself. That moment inspired Dress Your Drapes.
Jessica is the company's social media wiz, Director of Communications and co-owner.