We are a team of experienced Interior Designers, Interior Decorators, and Design Project Managers located in Calgary, Alberta. Our Designers bring unique industry knowledge and experience to each project.  Our success is driven by listening to our clients, planning carefully, paying attention to every detail, and excelling in the execution. We strive to make the interior design experience very rewarding for our clients through our precise processes.




Charlene Threatful, Owner & Lead Interior Designer

As the Owner and Lead Interior Designer of Lush Interiors, Charlene has been working in the Calgary Interior Design industry for over 20 years. Her passion is collaborating with clients to transform their home space and/or workspace into the ideal environment to match their lifestyle. She creates spaces that blend classic elements with a modern sensibility, always incorporating her client’s unique personalities into the aesthetic vision. Charlene’s extensive business experience in sales and project management helps she and her team manage complex interior design projects on time, and on budget. Charlene has a Business Administration Diploma from SAIT and her Interior Design Diploma from Mount Royal University. When Charlene is not creating beautiful spaces, she is a busy Mom of two daughters and her family’s Westie named Pippa. She loves travelling with her husband and girls when possible and loves to spend time with them skiing, golfing, and summers at their cottage in Manitoba.

Tana Wheatcroft, Project Manager

Tana has been in the renovation industry in Calgary for over 20 years. She joined Lush Interiors in 2008 and has become a valuable Interior Design Project Manager on our Team. Tana has an extensive background in renovating and marketing homes. Her knowledge and expertise enables Lush Interiors to consistently deliver a high-quality interior design projects and renovations on time and on budget. She loves the process of collaborating with a strong team and the satisfaction of  bringing high quality interior design projects to a successful completion. Born and raised in Calgary, Tana loves spending time in the mountains hiking, skiing, snowshoeing and camping. She has 3 grown children who are busy attending university and working in Calgary. She enjoys yoga, travelling and spending time with family and friends.

Katelyn Percifield, Interior Designer

Katelyn holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Interior Design, from Mount Royal University. She has been with Lush Interiors since 2019.  Katelyn is highly skilled in interior design space planning.  She loves the challenge that comes with designing beautiful spaces that function as they were intended. She enjoys working in a creative design environment and is a strong member of the team collaboration on interior design and interior decorating projects. She works directly with all our clients to offer custom design services whether its for a renovation or a new home. Katelyn was born in Calgary and has lived in Newfoundland, Texas, Australia, and the Netherlands. In her spare time, Katelyn loves to travel, enjoys snowboarding, gardening and spending time with family and friends at their Montana cabin.

Michaela Heigold, Interior Designer

Michaela has been with Lush Interiors since 2022.  She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Interior Design, from Mount Royal University. Michaela has a strong work ethic and is always striving to create unique and functional interior designs that highlight each client’s desire for their home. Michaela has a great sense of style and guides our selections and finishes for both construction and décor. She is our in-house expert in 3D renderings and brings all our projects to life. Michaela has a passion for travel and experience design and culture from all around the world. On the weekends you can often find her sourcing unique thrift pieces for both her home and wardrobe. Michaela also enjoys an active lifestyle, she loves hiking, skiing, and playing volleyball with friends.

About Interior Designers


1. Most Interior Designers are able to help with space planning, furniture layouts, new cabinetry designs, window coverings, fabric selections and more.

2. Designers introduce fresh eyes, a different perspective, and unexpected ideas to a space.

3. Interior Designers should be professionally trained.

4. This allows them to manage your project efficiently and effectively.

5. Designers can improve how your space functions by introducing ideas you may not find on Google.

6. A good Interior Designer will help you establish a plan, how much it will cost, and the time each step will require.

7. The best Interior Designer has a coveted network of trades that deliver again and again. These people are key to the successful delivery of any interior design project.

8. An Interior Designer has access to custom elements such as cabinetry, window coverings, furniture pieces, fabrics, light fixtures, and more. They’ll know where to have those floor to ceiling drapes made that perfectly compliment your space, or design the closet of your dreams.

9. When you consider the costs involved in hiring an Interior Designer, think about they help you increase the value of your home and source furniture you’ll have forever.