We are a Nebraska-based interior design firm with over a decade of experience in designing residential and commercial spaces. From one day consultations to full remodels we offer a variety of services to fit your needs and budget!
Our mission is to create unique and functional environments that reflect your tastes and needs. We are here to help you achieve your goals through a collaborative design process that emphasizes you and draws upon the experience of our award-winning team.
Clinton Collins was born in Columbus, Nebraska and currently lives in Ashland, Nebraska. He graduated from the University of Nebraska, Lincoln. Clinton's interest in design began early in life and has followed him closely though his education, travels, and career.
While attending college and law school Clinton worked in cabinet shops and as an upholsterer. He has an extensive background in cabinetry, upholstery and residential construction.
Clinton has traveled extensively and this travel has heavily influenced his design portfolio. During a period of seven years Clinton moved to San Diego, CA; Sydney, Australia; Santiago, Chile; and Denver, Colorado. During this time he worked and studied in design related fields.
In addition to being a Partner in Platte Interiors, Clinton owns Home & Closet, a Lincoln based furniture and home goods store that he founded in 2013.
Clinton has been featured in national publications and he has won several awards including:
Presidents Award (Preservation Association of Lincoln) 2018
Featured in Jan/Feb issue of Midwest Living Magazine
Erika Dale is an ASID certified Interior Designer. She is originally from upstate New York and graduated from Ithaca College with a Bachelor of Arts in Drama and a Bachelor of Science in Television/Radio Production. Immediately following graduation, Erika moved to Los Angeles, California, to work for a prolific television production company. As a creative outlet, Erika began her own home blog chronicling her D.I.Y. and home décor pursuits.
Through the blog, Erika's passion for interior design became evident, and she decided to go back to school at the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising in downtown LA to study interior design. She graduated summa cum laude from FIDM in 2014 with an Associates in Interior Design and received the Sally Sirkin Lewis Award for being an “outstanding Interior Design student who demonstrates exceptional creativity and innovation in approaching Interior Design projects” as judged by a panel of industry professionals.
After graduation, Erika began working as a junior designer at Michael Berman Limited, where she soaked up every bit of interior design knowledge she could from her mentor, Michael, and his team for five years.
Erika also works as an e-designer for Decorist, helping clients from across the country redesign their spaces completely online!
Erika recently relocated from Los Angeles, CA, to Lincoln, NE, with her husband, daughter, and rescue pup!