Blue Egg Brown Nest offers the following services:

Refinishing Services

Email me a photo of you beautiful, older furniture that you would like to freshen up. We will discuss colors and find a great fit for your home interior. Based on labor & materials I can give you an estimate per piece via email. We will then schedule a drop off/pick up time. Allow 2 weeks for completion.

Interior Design Services

With a background in marketing for the design industry and a love for interiors I have worked with many people to pull together their homes. I am such a homebody and so I want everything around me to be beautiful to look at. You have all seen my home at this point and know what I am able to pull together. I can help you make furntiture, fabric & accessory selections based on your own interests & style. If you are looking for help pulling a few rooms together I would love to meet and discuss.

Initial 1 hour consult fee: $150

Hourly Fee: $75

Online Interior Design Servies

I am offering online interior design services as it seems to be of great interest to folks that live far away. We will work together via email with photos & video to pull together the areas in your home that need some help.

No Consult Fee

Hourly Fee: $65

Unique Post

Got a website or a product that you would like Blue Egg to promote? Does it fit in with my aesthetic? Email me and let’s discuss!

Unique Post: $250

Favorite Friday Post

Got a product that you would like to promote? Does it look like something that me and my readers would love too? Email me a photo. If selected a link to your site & product will forever be on my site in internet world.

Unique Favorite Friday Post: $250

Shopping Services

Sometimes shopping for antiques and vintage finds is overwelming. We all love to go out to those barn sales, but we don’t know how to work these treasures into our spaces.

Shopping Fee: $100 for a 2 hour shopping visit w/ you!

Happy Clients:


“The nightstand looks great next to Lucy’s bed–especially with the beautiful new headboard and dresser! Thanks again for doing such a great job with everything. And–thank you for allowing me once again to invade your home…” – Kristen

“What a knack Christen has for giving a second life to a well worn but treasured piece of furniture. I love it.” – Lisa

“Thank you so much for my beautiful new chest of drawers. Love, love, love it.” – Sarah

“I seriously love the chairs — had i not met you, i would have never thought to transform them!” – Jasmine

“Just wanted to thank you for the beautiful job you did on the furniture for my powder room vanity. It’s looks amazing!” – Erica

“The Vanity is perfect!” – Aiofe

“… I am SOOOOO pleased! THANK YOU for giving me a new dresser and adding some life to my bedroom. You have a true talent” – Kate

“I love working with you…I think if people saw what you did to my bookcase they would be blown away. My friends sure are!!” – Christy

“Thank you again for working on our table. It looks fabulous and we love it!!” – Deb

“THANK YOU. Thank you, Christen Bensten. You are a wee furniture angel.  :D” – Susan

“I love my chairs! They look beautiful and are perfect for the room! Thank you ever so much for helping me make a decision on the seat covers. They burlap is fantastic.” – Cathy
“Thank you for adding some more love to our home.” – Jen

“I love it!  It was a piece I was considering getting rid of, and now it is perfect.  Thanks, again!” – Marta

“I am absolutely thrilled with the result… is just perfect and exactly what I hoped for! Thank you so much!” – Amy

“It [the vanity] is absolutely fabulous and fits perfectly in the space! Thanks for your artistry and help with logistics!” – Annica

“Don’t know how to express how happy I am with the secretary and your amazing handiwork!!! It looks fantastic! I am so excited! You have exceeded my expectations and made a simple mass produced Pottery Barn piece look rich and storied! Thank you!!!” – Melissa

“Your work is gorgeous! I wish my house had more space! I get compliments on the amoire I purchased from you every time someone new is in my home.” – Rachel

“Once again, I am in awe of your work. Thank you, thank you, thank you for transforming my living room! We are so thrilled with this piece” – Maya

“My husband and I love it! We are so happy with it and it looks amazing in our dining room” – Amdanda

“I love your decorating style and you have really inspired me to decorate “out of the box”   I am finally evolving after all these years!”  – Teresa

“Christen, my pieces are gorgeous!! I absolutely love them. What a way to freshen up Barrett’s family heirlooms! Thanks so much.” – Jenn

“I’ve been meaning to email you a note to let you know how grateful I am for the beautiful work you did on my grandma’s tea cart. You updated this piece of my family history and it looks absolutely perfect. You are a true artist and I’m so thankful.” – Kirstyn

“I wanted to thank you again for the Sully – it is truly a beautiful piece on its own, but your vision for the piece and hard work made it absolutely gorgeous” – Jill

“You & everything about you and your business is just adorable.” – Jasmine

…you are an extremely talented young lady! – Teresa

:She absolutely loved the mirror and it was the highlight of her birthday.  She had tears in her eyes—so happy we were able to make her childhood mirror from her uncle more suitable for a 25 year old!!” – Karen

“Omgoodness…desk is beautiful, just perfect. Thank you, once again!!!” – Jen