Meet Lance

On Design

“When people discover they know what they like; and, they don’t know how to pull ‘The Look’ together, that’s when they call me.”

“I love turning ‘houses’ into ‘homes.'”

– Lance Colby Hatch

Experience and Recognition

  • I live to help people find the best expression of themselves in their home’s interior design.
  • Applying my extensive design experience, I transform commonplace spaces into extraordinary rooms.
  • As the owner and award-winning interior designer of Decorating Den Interiors, I serve Fort Lauderdale, Cape Cod, and beyond.
  • My custom design work offers tailor-made solutions reflecting my clients’ personalities and lifestyles.
  • Imbued with an air of sophisticated seaside and tropical influences, my designs range from sleek modern to cozy traditional.
Lance Colby Hatch Design Awards Gulf Stream Media
  • As a multi-award-winning interior designer, I’ve been honored with three awards from Decorating Den Interiors (DDI) for my design of a great room for a physician’s home in Fort Lauderdale.
  • I proudly received the prestigious Patti Award, presented by DDI’s certified interior designers, earning first-place honors among a group of thirteen talented freshman designers.
  • Additionally, I was delighted to win second place in The People’s Choice Awards, as voted by the public.
  • Furthermore, I achieved third place in the Donayre Awards, as voted by my esteemed DDI peers.
  • Notably, my design for Best Living Room Great Room was recognized in Gulfstream Media Group’s Design Awards.
  • The room featured in three esteemed magazines: Boca Life, Gold Coast, and Fort Lauderdale, showcasing its widespread acclaim.

Education and Reach

  • A dedicated student of design, photography, and art history.
  • Studied interior design at the prestigious Boston Architectural College in Boston, Massachusetts.
  • Earned a Certificate in Professional Photography from The Center for the Media Arts Germain School of Photography.
  • Furthered knowledge in graphic design at the esteemed Pratt Institute in Manhattan.
  • Fun Fact: Studied alongside the legendary American fashion designer and filmmaker Tom Ford at New York University in an art history elective course: Exploring Architecture in New York.
  • Proud resident of both Fort Lauderdale, Florida, and Cape Cod, Massachusetts.
  • Provided design services to notable figures like Joseph Carr, founder of Joseph Carr Wines, among others.
  • Contributed design expertise to the Club Room of the Crowne Pointe Hotel and Spa in Provincetown, Massachusetts.
  • Designed the whimsical rope and chain wallcovering: Entwined ML1050, featured prominently in the Club Room design.