ABOUT BARBARA

Barbara Tabak, C.I.D., W.F.C.P., is among Central PA’s most prominent interior designers and heads one of the region’s most successful full service home decorating firms. Barbara is the only multiple International Award-winning designer and the only Window Fashions Certified Professional (W.F.C.P.) in the Harrisburg, Camp Hill and Mechanicsburg area.   Barbara works with busy professionals and families who want their homes to be fashionable, chic, stylish, and smart.  She works with her clients in the most convenient showroom in the world—their home—to create a space that speaks to their design preferences; designing everything from traditional to modern interiors.  Barbara’s clients seek her out for her creativity, expertise, and style and business acumen.

Barbara’s room and window treatment designs have appeared in a number of shelter magazines across the country including Arabella, Window Fashion Vision, Decorating Solutions, as well as local publications such as Susquehanna Style, Harrisburg Magazine, Central PA, and Central Keystone Living.  Her work has been featured in two interior design books; The Outdoor Bible and Decorating the Professional Touch.  The readers’ of Harrisburg Magazine and Susquehanna Style voted Barbara “Simply the Best” and “The Best of Harrisburg” interior designer for her design savvy. The readers of Harrisburg Magazine also voted Barbara “Simply the Best” for window treatments.  Barbara has been repeatedly selected from the most accomplished designers to participate in The Harrisburg Symphony Society’s Designer Show House where her latest design received the highest accolades from the Show House attendees. 

When she’s is not busy helping her clients enrich their surroundings, Barbara wholeheartedly believes in giving back to her community by participating with PinnacleHealth’s Auxiliary, The Metropolitan Harrisburg Builder’s Association, and Friends of the YWCA.  She has also participates in fundraising activities with PinnacleHealth Foundation, the YWCA, the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, the I.O. Silver Foundation, Cumberland-Perry Domestic Violence Services and other organizations through sponsorships and donations.

If you’re looking for an interior decorator that is easy to work with, keeps your budget in mind, designs around your lifestyle, listens to your concerns and ideas, and strives to make your decorating experience fun, friendly and stress-free, call Barbara at 717-541-1659 to schedule your complimentary consultation.

Awards:

12 Time Winner, Dream Room Award, Decorating Den Interiors Competition

7 Time Winner, Simply the Best Interior Designer, Harrisburg Magazine’s Readers’ Poll

6 Time Winner, Simply the Best Window Treatments, Harrisburg Magazine’s Readers’ Poll

7 Time Winner, Envision Award, Window Fashion Design Competition

 3 Time Winner, Best of Harrisburg Interior Designer, Susquehanna Style’s Readers’ Poll

3 Time Winner, The Best of Houzz

3 Time Winner, Readers’ Choice Window Treatments, Harrisburg Magazine’s Readers’ Poll

3 Time Winner, Readers’ Choice Interior Designer, Harrisburg Magazine’s Readers Poll

10 Time Winner, Pyramid Award, Harrisburg Builders' Association

2013, Women of Influence, Community Service Award, Central PA Business Journal

2008, Best Interior Designer/Decorator, Central PA’s Hot List