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2019-03-07 Print

Sunshine Drapery Names Katie Merkt New Design Assistant

Merkt will assist in multiple departments at Sunshine Drapery and Interior Design in St. Louis


Sunshine Drapery and Interior Design announces the appointment of Katie Merkt as Design Assistant.

Merkt will assist the Production Manager with pricing and ordering, assist in the senior living and commercial sales departments as well as work with residential customers at Sunshine’s Sunset Hills location.

Merkt is a May, 2018, graduate of Missouri State University where she received a degree in Interior Design and Construction Management. She was a member of Sigma Kappa Sorority, American Society of Interior Designers and Springfield Design Association, and interned with home builder, McBride and Sons, where she helped stage homes. Merkt currently resides in St. Charles, MO.

“We are excited to add Katie to the growing team at Sunshine. She has a demonstrated a thorough understanding of interior design principles and practices, and will serve in various capacities, from picking fabrics, to reviewing floor plans, and submitting window covering bids. Katie will help us in several departments as we continue to grow our business,” said Bruce Bernstein, President.

Now in its 50th year Sunshine Drapery in St. Louis provides a variety of products for home owners and businesses to include custom draperies, blinds and shades, indoor shutters, motorized window treatments, decorating fabric, custom bedding and commercial window treatments. Services include in-home personal design, business design, senior facilities design, reupholstery, and blinds and shade repair. The firm currently operates from its 25,000 square foot corporate offices and drapery fabrication center on Adie Road and maintains smaller design centers in Chesterfield and Sunset Hills. In addition it owns The Great Cover Up in Ladue. Sunshine was named a Future 50 top business award winner in 2018 by Small Business Monthly and has received many accolades. For additional information visit

Contact Info
Steve Turner
36 Four Seasons Center
Ste 346
Chesterfield MO 63017

Phone: 3142050800