KATHRYN CRISP GREELEY is an interior designer and the author of The Collected Tabletop. She is the owner and principal designer of Kathryn Greeley Designs, where she has been providing professional interior design services for elegant lifestyles in the Southeast for more than forty years, designing homes from the mountains to the beach and from the country to the city. Her work has been featured in Southern Home, Victoria, Traditional Home, Country Home, Carolina Home + Garden, At Home in Arkansas, Southern Living, and Texas Home and Living. Her second book, The Collected Cottage, was released in August of 2022 and is scheduled for its second printing in March of 2023. Kathryn lives at Chestnut Cottage in Waynesville, NC, with her husband, Wells, and their second West Highland terrier, Duncan MacDuff.