We are a lifestyle brand + creative studio on a mission to make every day a bit fancier!
Ashley Brooke is the owner and creative director of Ashley Brooke Designs. She has a background in interior design and is a self-taught illustrator. The ABD blog (aka the happy place) is where Ashley Brooke shares secrets and swaps stories of her daily living; Playfully giving her two cents on fashion, beauty, décor, travel, and entertainment. She is passionate about creating a collection of lifestyle products that are encouraging, useful, and a little bit sassy.
She believes Tuesday can be just as fun and fancy as Saturday night and never apologizes for having a good time. When she isn’t running the ABD show, you can find her traveling with her sweet husband, and fluffy sidekick, Lucy.
The ABD Shop encompasses an ever expanding line of colorful, fun, and fancy home goods and accessories. Every product is creatively designed by Ashley Brooke to brighten the everyday and make the daily grind a little more fun.
In our Shop you’ll find unexpected luxuries that you just can’t live without; and shouldn’t have to!
The team behind the brand (aka, the best of the best!)
Ryan spent his growing up years in Tennessee and Central Florida. After high school he lived several amazing years in New York City where he graduated from The King’s College. From there he began an 8 year career in finance before joining ABD full time.
Aside from running the operations, he’s also busy managing the company’s finances, supply chain, and brand relations. He’s a big picture thinker and enjoys embracing the colorful and creative ABD lifestyle!
…He’s also the proud husband of Ashley Brooke!
Betsy is a wife and momma who loves making ABD dreams come true for our retail and wholesale customers. With a background in public relations, Betsy loves connecting people and creating that ABD experience for each and every client.
When she isn't chatting up our clients or manning inboxes, she loves spending weekends at the beach, hosting friends for dinner, and reading great books. Betsy is passionate about customer service, college football, and monograms.
Danielle Nichol Magnuson
Danielle is a dreamer with an eye for photography. When it comes to ABD, she makes sure the images are fun, on brand and looking as pretty as ever. Coffee in hand, camera by her side, she loves to do just about anything creative and is known for her love of mid-century design.
Danielle spends her days keeping up with her on-the-go toddler crafting with her husband, and cuddling her sweet poodle pup.
Katherine is a junior at the University of Mississippi and a proud Florida Native. Katherine scours the web for the latest & greatest and makes sure the ABD love reaches every corner of our social media platform.
She is passionate about loving people, an avid coffee drinker and aiming to change the world one cute outfit at a time.
Carly is from outside of Philadelphia, but her heart lives in Charleston. Carly is our copywriter, and she’s always looking for new, fun ways to share the heart, why, and PINK behind all of ABD’s fabulous products on our blog and newsletter. If her posts make you smile and want to #SHOPABD, she has 100% met her goal.
Flowers are Carly’s love language, running, skiing, and playing tennis are her hobbies, and heirloom jewelry from her Nana is her most prized possession. Friends, family, travel, and all things J. Crew make her world go ‘round!