The Shippan Designer Show House benefit for The Stamford Museum & Nature Center.

Guests enjoyed over twenty designed spaces which were created by area designers and decorators. The house is a beautiful 9,000 square-foot villa with views of the Sound, built in 1922. From the front steps, facing the water, there is an amazing expanse of sky and air. A distinctive feature will be a greenhouse in the side yard. Guests were also invited to attend talks presented by the featured designers.

Stamford Museum & Nature Center is a non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation and interpretation of art, the natural and agricultural sciences, and history. The Museum is a vital cultural and educational resource for the community, and a focal point for family activity and interaction, seeking to inspire creativity, foster self-discovery, and nurture an appreciation for lifelong learning through exhibitions, educational programs, and special events that enhance the visitor’s experience of this unique site.

Shippan Designer Show House
The Sunroom by Victoria Lyon Interiors

About the Designer:

Victoria Lyon has renovated and decorated scores of homes and gardens throughout Fairfield and Westchester counties. In addition to the Shippan Designer Showhouse, Victoria's work was been featured in the Greenwich Designer Show House: “Summer Days at Merrywood” and the New Canaan Modern House Tours including "The Philip Johnson Modern House Tour", "The Victor Christ-Janer House Tour" and most recently in the Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens Designer Showcase.

Victoria Lyon's forte’ is her ability to move fluidly between stylistic genres. She is equally at home creating a bright, edgy contemporary, or a clean, tailored transitional environment, or one featuring a sophisticated eclectic mix of antique and modern furnishings. Her fluency in the language of many different styles enables her to confidently construct many varied and unique living environments, which reflect the personal tastes and style of their occupants.

Victoria Lyon Interiors is located in Greenwich, CT. Victoria can be reached at (203) 540-5350 or by e-mail:

To view more of Victoria's projects, visit her web site at