About ARLENE BEST INTERIORS - Interior Decorating Company in Stratford, Ontario

ARLENE BEST INTERIORS established in 1993 is a boutique-style interior decorating company dedicated to providing superior customer service and incorporating functional, and creative decor that reflect the discerning styles of our clients.

We offer professional, affordable decorating options to meet every style. We believe that everyone should have the opportunity to work with an interior decorator regardless of budget.

It is about creating warm, inviting and practical spaces where you will be proud to bring your family, friends or clients.

With over 25 years of hands on experience Arlene Best and her company ARLENE BEST INTERIORS have established a core of trusted crafts people, contractors and artisans to bring your project to the next level.

Arlene can source: furniture, fabrics for custom window and bedding treatments, blinds and shutters, accessories, as well as hand painted one of a kind art canvases and murals for commercial or residential projects.

From the beginning to end a clear process will be established that will fit within your budget and time line.

We are happy to work with clients from surrounding areas, as well as cottage and vacation properties in Southwestern Ontario.

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Arlene’s decor expertise and creativity has contributed to the success of ARLENE BEST INTERIORS and their fast growing client list. Her diverse background includes retail and residential decor, as well as decorating and Project Management for Hospitality Projects.

Arlene is known for her ability to interpret the client’s needs and deliver function and beauty within her solutions. Her attention to detail and her desire to think outside the box, attest to why she is a highly sought - after decorator.

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Karlene Dale, Custom Drapery and Bedding Associate

Karlene established Creative Fabrications in London Ontario in 1999 where her workrooms have been producing beautiful draperies and bedding with impeccable detailing for the past 18 years. She has worked extensively with area home builders, providing decorating services and window treatments and bedding for their model homes.

Karlene began collaborating and working with ARLENE BEST INTERIORS in Spring 2001, when they first met at The Lung Association’s Charity Showcase Home in Stratford, Ontario.

Together with Arlene’s eye for colour and decor, and Karlene’s team of seamstresses and professional installers, they have created beautiful custom draperies, blinds and bed linens for Residential and Commercial projects across Southwestern Ontario.

In addition to new treatments, Karlene offers a sheer, drapery and blind washing service so you can properly care for your window coverings and enjoy them for many years to come.

Karlene’s skills from her Business Administration background, combined with her attention to detail and her love for decor and fabrics, ensures our customers have the best possible purchasing experience, starting from their first call until the project is completed and installed. She continues to procure new fabrics and hardware and keeps the sample area updated so that our customers see all the latest trends and colours.