Raised in the Metropolitan area of Washington D.C., Shakirah Fayson was gifted with an innate affection for all things artistic that the world has to offer. Whether it be performing arts - initiated by her former life as a classically trained dancer, or interior architecture and design – emanating from a keen eye and an invested interest in the overall aesthetic of dwelled spaces, she is consistently fueled by a fiery desire to help others become healthy and whole by surrounding them in an environment that breathes life back into them daily all the while perfectly stamping their will to keep living.
Coming from a long line of businesswomen, entrepreneurs, and creatives, inevitably prefacing her ambition and stirring a sense of fortitude within, Shakirah attended the Masters I.A.D program at the Academy of Art in Los Angeles, CA and has been trained under some of the most seasoned designers in the country. Her continued practicum and artistic achievement has all been in an effort to prep her for this present venture of being a self-employed designer, founder, and business owner of the interior design powerhouse known as Sanctuary Rooms.
At Sanctuary Rooms the team firmly believes that design has the power to shift atmospheres. Specific to home décor and abode arrangement, great design contributes heavily to the well rounding of human health and wellness. The unabridged passion to create design solutions, find unique furniture pieces and living decorum that speak to the individuality and personality of each client respectively is what sets SR apart and stands as not only their motto but also the mission statement that they live by in the quest of all-encompassing betterment.
Rest Better, feel better. Think better, be better