About Us

Meghan Evans - Owner/Stylist


Meghan has been an integral part of the designing and selling of homes since 2005 working with custom home builders, architects, homeowners and real estate brokers in Oregon and California.  Meghan has impeccable skills in interiors and staging.

Meghan studied pre-med at the University of Nevada, Reno and received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Sonoma State University.  Meghan worked as a sales representative for an orthopedic company and then moved into veterinary surgical laser sales. She worked for the leading surgical laser company and exceeded sales goals while being a lead educator in small animal and equine surgery for Universities and private practices in the U.S., Canada and Japan.

After 10 years of sales,Meghan decided to follow her true passion of design.  In 2005 Buttercup Home Styling was established in Bend, Oregon.  In 2011, Meghan relocated to her native Marin and has continued her love of staging and design by serving clients in Marin, San Francisco, Sonoma and Napa Counties. 

Meghan and her husband, Doug, a local veterinarian, and 2 daughters have settled in Novato.  She enjoys spending time with her extended family, hiking, gardening, skiing and“lake time” on a special undiscovered nugget in the Sierras.

Kris Starn - Stylist/Warehouse Manager


Kris has been working in the real estate community for 25+ years. She started out in the Kentfield Frank Howard Allen office in the 80's, helping her father who at the time was managing one of Marin's most successful real estate offices. 

Kris received a Bachelor of Science degree in Business in San Diego with an emphasis in Marketing.  Kris worked as a Marketing Consultant on many of Lake Tahoe's most luxurious real estate developments for over 10+ years. Such projects included The Village at Squaw Valley, Tonopalo, Old Greenwood, Gray's Crossing, and The Village at Northstar.
 
In 2005, Kris accepted arelocation offer and moved with family to Hawaii and acted as the on-site Marketing Manager for the incredibly successful Trump Tower Waikiki Beach. The sales and marketing team collectively sold 463 residences equaling $750 million dollars worth of real estate.  As Kris’ family moved back to Marin County she concentrated her efforts on family and bringing style and design to high-end residential real estate by joining forces with Buttercup Home Styling.She is an avid backpacker who loves the great outdoors, hiking, camping,running, snowboarding, going to the beach with family, volunteering at her daughter’s schools, and being a Girl Scout Leader.

Chiara Cogliandro - Stylist


Chiara's bio is in progress...soon to come. 

Christine Wegner - Stylist/Floral Designer

Christine has been a resident of Bel Marin Keyes in Novato since 1992.  Christine, her husband Steve, and their four children have been active in the community as supporters of Hamilton Elementary, San Jose Middle School and Novato High School. They have hosted several fund raising events at their home for cancer research. 

Christine is originally from Indiana and a proud graduate of Indiana University.  She began her successful retail career as a menswear buyer at Marshall Field’s in Chicago.  Upon relocating to southern California as a district manager for The GAP, Inc., Christine quickly rose through the ranks, as a San Francisco as Regional Manager, and traveled across the country as a Brand Manager. 

With her family growing and her successful ten year career, Christine decided taking time off to raise her three boys, McCoy, Jackson, and Hunter and daughter McKenzie.   It has been a very active life spending many hours at athletic events, school functions, along with hosting and entertaining friends at their waterfront home.
 
Christine also enjoys running  a successful floral design business from her home, holds an annual holiday market and is responsible for the Spirit Shop at Novato High School.  Her eye for design and creative sense has served Christine well in all of her ventures from merchandising to floral design.

Lisa Langevin - Stylist

In both the work place and home, design and creative living have always been central themes in Lisa's life. For the past 10 years she has been working as a Catering Coordinator and Event Planner in Marin County and has recently joined the design team at Buttercup Home Styling.  As a stylist for  Buttercup Home Styling she is able to combine her experience in the event industry with her love of interior design.  

Lisa is originally from Eugene, Oregon and she graduated from Arizona State University with a bachelor's degree in Tourism.  She spent the next 15 years working in the airline industry allowing her to travel extensively throughout the US, Caribbean, and Europe.  Travel continues to be an important  part of her life today.  Through her husband's 25 years of military service, the family has lived on both the East and West Coast of the United States, as well as two assignments in Puerto Rico.  With her two children pursuing their college degrees, the family now calls Marin County their permanent home.  

In her spare time, Lisa also enjoys quilting, designing, and crafting in her studio at home, traveling whenever and wherever she can with her husband, entertaining friends in their home in Bel Marin Keys, and  frequent visits to family back in Oregon. 

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