“I see myself as an Intuitive in the realm of our interior surroundings. What will inspire and create an environment that nurtures us to be ourselves?
The answer to this question is HOME, possessing timeless design, that reaches beyond any fads or trends. This is what I create for my clients”. L Barbatelli
Lovedy Barbatelli’s signature stile resides in the place where possibilities are entertained, explored and realized. With Proper guidance, a wealth of design opportunities are revealed as attainable choices. A vast array of resources become available to acquire what the client desires in order to define their personal style.
Drawing deeply and freely from a childhood steeped in aesthetic, BARBATELLI’s design talent emerges as a signature expression within the Barbatelli lineage. With her European heritage, her active eye in the arts and her affinity with the landscape and the indigenous people of the west, she has come to embody a maverick presence, staking territory where tradition meets modernism.
Lovedy’s cultivated vision is a result of a life long association with fine art, fashion, music, film, and theater. Applying classic ideals to current trends, she crafts interior settings revealing her client’s character and style of living.
Lovedy Barbatelli has owned and operated BARBATELLI for 22 years. Her philosophy is to possess integrity, trust, good listening skills and she comes from an upbringing of good ol’ fashioned hard work. Nothing satisfies her more in knowing that going that extra mile for her clients is what satisfies her and gives her work purpose. Her natural ability to communicate with her clients as well as with all parties involved is one of the many keys to her success. By listening, thinking before speaking, problem solving, along with a little dash of humor, she gets the job done.
Lovedy prides herself in relentless follow up and always puts her clients’ needs in the forefront. She is not afraid to ask lots of questions to be sure she has pin pointed the desires of her clients. She manages her jobs with forthright clarity and finesse, Always kind, but firm when a situation demands it. Lovedy believes that not only is her time valuable, but everyone else’s is as well. Therefore she shows up in life as promised. With a good attitude, and ready to go.
The discerning client is one who understands the role of and interior designer plays in navigating the realms of imagination and possibility. This individual, inquisitive and involved, relies on reinvention and exploration of the spaces as a reflection of self.
“I count on Lovedy’s skill, style, and integrity to create a masterpiece.“ M.H.
“Lovedy’s sense of style and sophistication has expanded my personal taste.“ R.B.
“Lovedy is relentless when it comes to getting the details right.” D.S.
“Lovedy has inspired us to nurture ourselves within our home. Hence, we have become one with our surroundings” N.J.
“The realized vision of the Master Plan is the culmination of shared intentions between my clients, myself and their environment.”
A collaborative design process begins with the interview. Distinguishing the client’s individual character is the goal. Identifying their objectives is imperative. Open communication and astute listening reveal the client’s needs, desires and expectations. These are the primary principles of the process of design called the Master Plan.
After the initial concept for the project is viewed. Barbatelli presents a custom design proposal. The strategic agenda for the implementation of the proposal is determined with the approval of the client. The evaluation of the scope of the plan begins. Following review of architectural drawings preparation of detailed conceptual drawings are created by Barbatelli demonstrating new design.
The construction phase is the installation of the collaborative interior vision. Barbatelli becomes the design liason between the architect, all contractors, fabricators, craftsmen, and artisans facilitating flow for the client throughout the process.
Specification, purchasing and delivery of materials, including hard surfaces goods, lighting, plumbing, electronics, carpeting, textiles, furniture, fabricated treatments, and art are made by Barbatelli. All of which are subject to client approval.
The client’s satisfaction is realized when the installation phase is complete in it’s entirety. The manifestation of the Master Plan has become a reality.
- American Society of Interior Designers / Allied Member
- Design Council / Denver Art Museum
- Designer Premier member since 2009
- Board of Directors / Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art
- Reign Magazine Feature / Summer 21014
- Luxe Magazine Cover story / Summer 2010
- Colorado Homes and Lifestyles, Cover April 2008
- Colorado Homes and Lifestyles, Kitchens of the Year
- Best Contemporary Kitchen Sept 2006
- Colorado Homes and Lifestyles, Bathroom Design,September/October 1994,1996
Interests / Charities
- Voice Study / recitals with Casey Collins
- The Thorn Tree Project
- Empowerment International
- I Have A Dream Foundation / Volunteer