Emily is an allied member of the American Society of Interior Designers. She worked for a collective seven years for two well-known design firms in the Roanoke area before establishing her own firm in 2015. These years of hard work have led to feature stories about her style in several publications.
For Emily, work is not just a profession but also an all-encompassing lifestyle. Her extensive professional experience means that she understands how to measure, how to create a design plan from scratch, and how to research and execute all the tiny details that add up to big impact in a room. Emily is a versatile designer who adapts her vision to your personal style and tastes for total client satisfaction.
The 4 cs
Classic. Contemporary. Comfortable. Chic.
Traditional with a twist. Despite her sharp eye for design trends, Emily emphasizes that “function always trumps aesthetic.”
Emily has always had an eye for design and desire to work in the industry since graduating from Virginia Tech. After having her second baby girl, she decided to make the switch from a corporate job to pursue her passion at Emily Mangus Interiors.
Emily assists in all aspects of the design process from conceptualization to installation and has a strong project management background to support each step of the way. She believes that the way you feel in your home is directly impacted by design of each space. She enjoys creating clean, sophisticated, and approachable rooms that exudes the feeling of home for each client.
• “Best of Roanoke” Platinum Award for Interior Design, Roanoker Magazine, 2016 & 2018
• Virginia Living’s Best of Virginia, Southwest Region, 2018
• Published in Roanoke Home, SW Va Living & The Roanoker
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Emily Mangus Biography written by Heath Lee.