Distinctive. Sustainable. Livable. Interior Design for the Home.

Interior Design

Tell Your Story

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It’s your story. No one else’s. We’ll help you tell it, live it, love it. In style. Traditional complementing contemporary. Whimsical winning over conventional. Chic meeting sleek. Retro remembering mid-century modern. Our design team accomplishes it all with color, scale, balance, function, and style. With you. With expertise. With distinctive visual appeal and a commitment to comfortable living, sustainability and your priorities. Then, we top it off with the Design No Five “wow“ factor, and you live happily ever after!

Renovation Management

Enjoy Piece of Mind

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Ensuring a harmonious process during a renovation is goal one. On your behalf, we coordinate architects, contractors, and vendors. They value the single point of contact while you benefit from the collaborative process, saving time and treasure. We juggle budgets, timelines and design decisions and maintain clear channels of communications. Renovating your home to meet your changing needs? Preparing your house for the real estate market? Enjoy peace of mind as your reverie, your investment, becomes reality with a wow!

The Shop

About Us

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Beth Odence
Owner & Designer

Beth comes to design from a background spanning corporate sales and marketing to designing and manufacturing children’s knitwear to the 2006 launch of BjtO Designs, a home staging firm serving Boston’s luxury home market. Design № Five, Beth’s fifth business venture, is the culmination of her design talent and management expertise along with her team-building know-how. Beth divides her time between a loft in downtown Waltham and Cotuit with her husband and DN5 partner, Phil, and she is the mother of two daughters.

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Erica Robbins Darnall
Lead Interior Designer – Greater Boston Area

Erica leads our Greater Boston practice. Her work reflects her lifelong interest in beautiful things. Through studies in Art History and French Literature and years living in Paris, New York and New England, Erica has honed a broad design aesthetic and a talent for channeling each client's taste into a customized, beautiful outcome. A graduate of Hamilton College and Columbia University, Erica lives in Lincoln with her husband, three children and their Labrador.

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Jaclyn Sullivan
Lead Interior Designer - Cape Cod and Islands, Rhode Island

Jaclyn grew up in Rhode Island and after graduating with an art degree, she moved to Boston to pursue her passion for Interior Design. Jaclyn received her Master of Arts degree in Interior Design from the New England School of Art & Design at Suffolk University in 2009. She has worked for a number of high-end interior design firms and has been part of the design industry for over 10 years. Jaclyn's design philosophy is to create sophisticated spaces for clients that feel comfortable, lived in and reflects their personal style. She works and lives in Southern New England with her husband and two young children.

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Courtney Philos-Jensen

Courtney’s background spans the art and fashionworlds; a passion for interior design brought her to Design No. Five, where she works as a stylist. A Cape Cod native, Courtney constantly draws inspiration from the coastal lifestyle and unique textures of her surrounding landscape. Her design aesthetic juxtaposes modern with traditional elements and she brings a perfectionist’s eye for detail to each and every project. Courtney has a degree in graphic design and lives in historic Barnstable Village with her husband and their young son and daughter.

Contact Us

PO Box 409

Cotuit, MA 02635


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As a full-service boutique design firm, we tap into a wide network of trades specialists and suppliers to deliver distinctive, livable, sustainable design for your home. We design interiors and manage home renovation projects anywhere our clients take us. 

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