About

Cumby Hammock-Cobb is an interior designer in Athens, Georgia, a college town with an artistic flair. She serves clients in Athens, Atlanta, and throughout the Southeast, with her signature chic, classic, and comfortable style.

A skillful listener, Cumby is adept at meshing client preferences with a fresh take on things. She approaches design jobs with an intuitive sense of what will work best for that client.

Call or email Cumby with your questions or to schedule a complimentary phone consult.

Cumby specializes in residential, professional office, remodel management and light commercial design with an emphasis on model merchandising and staging. She has a degree in Furnishings and Interiors from the University of Georgia, which Cumby credits for equipping her with a practical, hands-on approach to design — knowing how to do, not just designate.

Cumby is passionate about her work. Her enthusiasm is infectious, and sheʼs an amazing resource for design trends and clever ideas. Just look at her blog, monthly newsletter, FacebookTwitter, Pinterest boards, and stream of Instagram photos. Youʼll see.

“I use Cumby’s real estate staging services for my listings to give home buyers an added edge. Her staging helps homes sell faster, giving the seller the confidence they need and bringing buyers to comfortably visualize themselves in the home.” — Pamela

Three Major Services

  • Interior design
  • Downsizing and simplifying a household
  • Creating interior mobility for elder, disabled, or long-range thinking clients

Accolades and Community Service

  • 2013, 2012, 2011 Georgia Children’s Chorus Board Member and Tour of Kitchens Chair
  • 2012 Pizazz in Design course taught at OLLI@UGA
  • 2012 Athens Tour of Kitchens feature in the Athens Banner-Herald
  • 2006, 2001, 2000 Roswell Woman’s Club Showcase Home
  • 2005 IFDA Unsung Hero Award
  • 1995, 1993 World Mission Show House/Wellington Lake
  • 1993 Festival of Trees
  • 1993, 1992 Festival of Trees Best of Show (Egleston Christmas Fund Raiser)
  • 1992 NIRM Awards – National Institute for Residential Marketing
  • Atlanta Symphony Decorators’ Showcase
  • 1993, 1992, 1991 Who’s Who in Interior Design
  • 1992, 1991 Communities Magazine – Agents Choice Award
  • 1991 Street of Dreams/Nesbit Lakes – Best Furnishings, Best Kitchen
  • Metropolitan Atlanta Professionalism Awards – Silver Award
  • 1989 Street of Dreams/Neely Farms – Best of Show, Best Interior Design, Best Furnishings, Best Kitchen