Laura Walker Ltd.

Laura Walker Baird

Biography

A graduate of Wake Forest University, Laura Walker began her career studying art history in Venice, Italy. Upon returning to the states, Laura opened her own design business that flourished in Atlanta until moving to London, UK, where she worked to transform the homes of other expatriates. After four years in the UK, Laura relocated to Milan, Italy, where she taught design classes and offered a courier service to antique exporters. Following several years in Italy, Laura returned to Atlanta, GA and opened Laura Walker Ltd., an interior design firm. Laura’s projects have been photographed for Traditional Home, Beautiful Homes, Custom Home Builder, Decorating, PaperCity, The Peach, Better Homes and Gardens, and Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles. Her work has additionally been highlighted in nine appearances on the nationally televised TBS series “Movie and a Makeover.”

In 2006, Laura opened VERDE HOME , a complete home furnishings showroom specializing in custom made products. All of the merchandise offered at VERDE HOME, from the extensive collection of hand-woven Tibetan carpets to locally produced hard wood furniture is hand crafted by accomplished artisans and then arranged by Laura to exemplify her design vision. Whether shopping for an individual item or looking to furnish an entire room, Laura is always available to help mix and match products in order to make the aesthetic your own.