Our Approach

Sophisticated with a touch of the unexpected is often how we describe our philosophy. Each project or design is an opportunity to create something bold, elegant and soulful. Taking inspiration from fashion, art, nature and travel, Silver Lining Design Group crafts beautiful environments and experiences designed to elevate your brand or interior.


About Us

With a reputation for excellence and a passion for detail Marielle Shortell, founder of Silver Lining Design Group, embodies innovative style. With over 11 years in the events industry her extensive skill set has attracted clients from Los Angeles to Miami. Creating award-winning events in major cities across the world, Marielle has built an impressive client list that includes BET, National Geographic, Virgin Atlantic, People Magazine, Essence and many more. With regular appearances on WJLA’s Let’s Talk Live, Marielle has also established herself as an authority on lifestyle, decorating and entertaining.

Travel has been one of the biggest influences in my work. Seeing the rich culture, architecture and design around the world has helped me stay relevant and bring a fresh approach to every project.
— Marielle Shortell


Where We Work


Pay It Forward

We rise by lifting others.
— Robert Ingersoll

We believe every business has a social responsibility within its community to pay it forward. To this end SLDG is contributing 10% of all profits to programs that make a difference to the lives of families who have suffered the loss of a child.

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