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“There are two things that make a room timeless: a sense of history and a piece of the future.”



Copper + Oak Design is an award-winning full-service residential design studio based in the Okanagan Valley in British Columbia. Focusing on high-end residential projects, our mission is to turn your house into a home. We commit to designing spaces that truly reflect the clients living in them. Nicole prides herself on collaborating with clients to achieve a balance of modern and fresh yet totally timeless design. 

From concept to completion, custom builds to large-scale remodels and simple, quick makeovers, the design team at Copper + Oak Design will work to reflect your personal taste and style. 


Growing up with parents in the building field, and being brought to trade shows and construction sites as a child, design became a staple in Nicole’s everyday life early on. Merging her background and education in business with her passion for interior design, Nicole uses these abilities to better communicate with her clients. In her free time, Nicole enjoys spending time with her husband, Alan, and sons, Augustus and Anderson. 


We enjoyed working with Nicole at Copper & Oak on a significant home renovation in Vernon, BC. She is a consummate professional and has top-rate design abilities. Nicole’s knowledge, attention to detail, ability to listen and understand our needs and wants were significant assets. Our renovation project ran for seven months. We were not able to be in Vernon, BC, for the first half of the work. Nicole acted as our onsite eyes and ears. She went over and above, acting on our behalf and regularly providing clear communications along the way with ourselves and a large variety of trades, suppliers, and contractors. Nicole helped make sure our builder completed the project to a high level of execu...