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SheKnows HomeStretch: Meet the designers

SheKnows HomeStretch is an original TV series created by SheKnows. It takes two moms and two designers, pairs them up and challenges them to makeover one room in each mom's house. The catch? The makeover must be completed in 2 days and c...

2 designers, 2 rooms

Meet the designers who took our HomeStretch challenge: partner with a mom, help her redesign one room in her house. Oh yeah, and do it in 2 days for less than $2,000.

Meet the homestretch designers

2 designers, 2 rooms

Meet Maria Bailey Benson

Maria Bailey Benson is a furniture aficionado and third generation entrepreneur. While growing up she spent countless hours with working with her father in his custom furniture and upholstery business. Today, she runs an upscale furnishings and interior design boutique, Nyla Simone Home, in Tempe, Arizona.

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Meet Kelly -- the mom Maria partnered up with for the challenge >>

2 designers, 2 roomsMeet Christina Forrest

Committed to creating spaces that reflect the people who inhabit them, Christina views design as a way to improve life. An award winning designer, Christina's focuses on clients' needs and dreams to design unique yet functional spaces.

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Read more about Christina and her design tips for moms >>

See before and after pictures of the room Christina designed >>
Meet Stacie -- the mom Christina partnered with for the challenge >>

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