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Karista Hannah - Lead Designer

Karista Hannah's Bio

Karista Hannah is the founder and lead designer of Set the Stage who focuses on new construction. With experience ranging from traditional to modern, her many years in the industry puts her clients at ease during the decision making process of building a home.

Set the Stage was founded in 2011 and the company quickly gained popularity due to Karista’s dedicated work ethic and fun client relationships. In 2017, Set the Stage opened their first retail store front in Norton Commons. Two short years later, doubling their square footage, the company moved into a new construction store featuring custom upholstery and many lines of merchandise sure to fit any customer’s design taste.

The company has received “Top Home” in Homearama in 2013, 2014, 2017, and 2018 and strives to continue to showcase their work throughout Louisville. Karista’s personal home and many of the company’s projects have been featured in multiple Louisville media outlets including Tops, The Voice Tribune, Courier Journal, etc. When Karista isn't working you will find her spending time with her husband of 13 years, her two boys, and their adorable Pomibear Lola.

Set the Stage strives to provide all clients with a professional but carefree experience. We understand each client and project is different and our company’s flexibility allows us to maintain long term relationships with clients.