Laura U Celebrates Five Years as a Houston Interior Design and Furnishings Company

After Five Years and Many Successes, Laura U Continues to Grow and Thanks Supporters with Annual Sale

Houston, TX, March 14, 2012 --( Houston based interior design firm and home furnishings showroom Laura U celebrates its fifth year in business with the annual DOT sale. For the last five years, the Laura U Design Studio has provided turn-key interior design solutions for its clients. While the retail boutique, Laura U Collection, an extension of the Laura U design style, offers vintage furnishings and home accessories. Within the last year, Laura U has expanded the showroom and added an online store filled with great home furnishings and gifts, This year, Owner and Creative Director, Laura Umansky reflected on the past five years by saying, "We are grateful for great clients, a great community to work in and the ability to do what we love. The annual DOT Sale is a way for us to show our appreciation for the continuous support we receive. Our success would never have been possible had it not been for our customers and loyal supporters, so each year we find a way to say it with more than words." From March 15th through April 16th guests will be able to save between 15-50% on their favorite home furnishings, lighting, accessories and gifts, with the opportunity to save on the entire collection, both in store and online.

In a showroom filled with unique curated finds, shoppers can expect to find something worth taking home. Like the fabulous vintage “Tomlinson Chair” or the stylish Shine Home “Marbella Buffet.” And if you are looking for a classic chandelier you can save more than $400 on Currey & Co.’s “Isabella Chandelier.” Even popular organic cotton baby items from Coyuchi will also be on sale. The entire stock of candles, including brands like Tocca and Voluspa, will be on sale for you to save 20%. Stop by the showroom located at 1840 Westheimer in the River Oaks area, or visit the online store at between March 15-April 16 to shop your favorite pieces!
Laura U will continue celebrating its fifth anniversary when it hosts the 5th annual Lilith’s Spring: An Art Exhibition on Thursday, April 26th from 6-9 pm. This year, Lilith’s Spring will benefit Heroes for Children, a local charity which provides financial and social assistance to families with children battling cancer. Lilith’s Spring will feature an art exhibition showcasing the works of two local, female artists: Holly Hoyt and Mars Woodhill.

An atelier for the designer and the designer-inspired, Laura U offers customized, handmade furniture and unique accents for the home. The work of local artists and internationally found objects and fine decorative pieces, all mix and mingle at the Laura U Collection. Laura Umansky, (Owner and Creative Director) also brings her spirited design sensibility not only to her boutique in Houston, but also into her clients’ interiors. With a focus on high end residential, vacation homes, hospitality, and commercial interiors, the team at Laura U brings a classically current look to every design.

For additional information about their upcoming events or press inquiries, please call (713) 522-0855 or visit their website. To learn more about Laura U, visit, shop the online store at or stop in to visit the furnishings boutique located at 1840 Westheimer Rd. Houston, TX.
Laura U Collection
Karee Laing