About Diana Walker

  • “Uncluttered grace…”

  • “Clean, contemporary lines perfectly balanced”

  • “Understated elegance…”

  • “Timeless distinction …”

Diana Walker has been a Professional Member of ASID since 1986. She is a NCIDQ Certificate Holder and Registered Interior Designer in Texas #6164 since 1990.

BA degree in Psychology from University of Houston in 1978, Certificate of Interior Design issued 8/1985 from University of Houston.

She worked for a large residential firm, The Bryan Design Associates, from 1987-1995 where she honed her talent that earned numerous design awards.

Her work has been published locally and in several national magazines and books. She established her own firm, Diana S. Walker Interior Design, in 1995.

She has served in many capacities with the Texas Gulf Coast Chapter of the American Society of Interior Designers, and was President of the chapter in 2003-2004. She also served 8 years to protect the right to practice the profession for all the Interior Designers in Texas by serving on the Board of the Texas Association of Interior Design.

Her work has earned her awards and pleased clients for over 32 years. Her firm, Diana S. Walker Interior Design, is skilled at plans, plan review, space planning, and complete turn key services for a high end residential clientele.

She believes “Good design is in the details” and that attention to form and function creates fabulous work. Diana specializes in distinctive, highly personalized design for clients who want their own unique look. Whether the space is a turn key project, new home construction, remodeling, kitchen/bath design, or a single powder room, she handles any and every detail with professional expertise.

Diana is skillful at personalizing space according to her clients’ tastes, requirements and resources. “Ultimately, they are the ones that have to be pleased with the result of what ‘we’ create together. Managing their resources for the project and exceeding their expectations is an achievement we can both be proud of. ”

When is the best time to call an interior designer? Before you start your project! Every job begins with a simple conversation, which tells us both what the next steps should be.

If I take on your project, you can count on exceptional design that exceeds your expectations in the end. Along with capturing your vision and making it all that you ever imagined, I deliver maximum value through expert planning and execution.

Importantly, your job is neither too basic nor too complex for Diana S. Walker Interior Design.  The same goes for your budget. We work wonders in providing only a consultation. Likewise, we are known for our excellence in recommending/consulting with architects, builders and a range of contractors—both in new construction and remodels—and in overseeing the progress of intricate projects from start to finish.

My team of professionals and I serve residential projects of every scope and budget. Notably, our comprehensive design services with project management from the ground up allow you to gain the most from the perspectives and sheer knowledge of those who have seen it all and grasp the total picture.

We foresee and prevent the poor decisions that you might have been forced to live with or would have spent considerable time and money correcting. We also present ideas and options within your budget that you’ll love and never would have gained without our insights. Accordingly, many are surprised by the money we save them by procuring art, fixtures, furniture, and materials through our carefully curated professional connections.

Above all, we treasure our wonderful client relationships, which is why they have returned to Diana S. Walker Interior Design for multiple projects through the years as their lifestyles and preferences evolved. Their referrals have further fueled my success as a designer, and I’ve been in the industry long enough now that I have the pleasure of working with their children and grandchildren.

I invite you to contact Diana S. Walker Interior Design to inquire how we would assist you on your interior design project.

Diana S. Walker - Professional History and Credentials

  • Professional Member of ASID (American Society of Interior Design ASID) since 1986
  • President of the Texas Gulf Coast Chapter of the American Society of Interior Designers, 2003 to 2004
  • Board Member of the Texas Association of Interior Design
  • Certified by the NCIDQ (National Council for Interior Design Qualification) as a Registered Interior Designer in Texas #6164 since 1990
  • Launched Diana S. Walker Interior Designs – 1995
  • Associate with The Bryan Design Associates – 1987 to 1995
  • Certificate of Interior Design from University of Houston – 1985
  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from University of Houston – 1978

Professional Distinctions

Industry Awards

  • 2014 – ASID Design Awards for the Texas Gulf Coast Chapter
    • First Place: Gold for Residential Small Firm: Model Home Show House for the Master Suite
    • First Place: Silver: Residential Small Firm: Kitchen
    • First Place: Bronze: Residential Small Firm: Bathroom Award winning project 2014: Living Room
  • 2010 – First Place: Media Room
  • 2009 – First Place: Master Bath Remodel / Wine Room/ Single Space Home office
  • 2008 – First Place: Kitchen & Silver: Single Space/ office
  • 2000 – Honorable Mention – Single Space – Private
  • 1997 – First Place: Utility – Kitchen
  • 1996 – Honorable Mention: Commercial Office
  • 1996 – Honorable Mention: Single Space Utility
  • 1996 – Honorable Mention: Residence
  • 1995 – First Place: Residence Under 3,500 Square Feet
  • 1994 – First Place: Residence – Single Space
  • 1994 – First Place: Residence Over 3,500 Square Feet
  • 1993 – First Place: Residence – Kitchen

Periodicals

  • Houston House & Home
  • Fort Bend Publications
  • Houston Chronicle
  • Texas Magazine
  • Better Homes & Gardens
  • Design Trends
  • Houston Living
  • The Heights Pages
  • Houzz
  • Luxe Magazine
  • NKBA Magazine

Books

  • Designed in Texas
  • Bath Design Concepts
  • Ideas, Projects and Trends for Baths and Kitchens