From the moment you walk into Briers showroom, our designers and decorators welcome you and listen to your needs, whether you are looking to create a new look in your home, downsizing or adding to your existing space, Briers is here to help!

We offer in home consultations, create detailed floor plans, guide you through over four hundred fabrics for our custom, upholstered pieces and ensure scale and proportion balance in your space.

Our website contains over six thousand products to select from, with items from all over the world, as well as locally made sofas, sectionals, chairs, ottomans, and upholstered beds.

Discover the difference at Briers and allow us to turn your house into a home.

Project Portfolio

Meet the Team


Cherie Schuman

Cherie is the Lead Buyer of our award winning store for the past 18 years. She is a member of the Canadian Gift and Tableware Association (CGTA) and the Canadian Furniture Show (previously known as TCHFM – The Canadian Home Furnishings Market).

She is touted as coining the phrase “Contemporary Cozy” during the 2013 Interior Designer Show in Vancouver.

Cherie is a very active listener and is well known throughout Vancouver for her ability to make dreams reality.

She decorates approximately 70 units per year and is our most active designer. She can help you find the one piece to complete your ensemble, or starting from scratch, complete the look you desire.

Cherie is an outstanding designer. Contact her for any inquiries.

Dave Issar

Dave Issar

After 17 years with Briers, Dave Issar has become a Professional Interior Decorator. His focus on customer preferences and details completely sets him aside from other representatives in this sector. Dave has completed projects ranging from Shaughnessy Gold and Country Club to a Coach House off of Main Street. Finding furniture, accessories, and art work that complete a client’s ultimate vision is delivered efficiently and effectively by David’s ability to present multiple products at multiple price points that fit each client’s specific needs.

Contact Dave today at your convenience.


Missy Kennedy

A graduate of Ryerson and Sheffield School of Design, Missy brings years of experience and knowledge to our customers. She assists with defining their style and giving direction to create a functional space that embraces the customers everyday life. With commercial and hospitality projects in her portfolio, she is known to keep within budgets and share original ideas.

Contact Missy today to explore the newest designs, colour schemes and functional layouts for your home or business.

Jairo Borja

Fluent in Spanish, Portuguese and English, Jairo is renowned for his abilities with the technical aspects of Interior Design. A graduate from VCAD Interior Design Program, he also has an under degree in Art from Red Deer College in Alberta. Jairo understands how necessary it is to visually create your space and works closely with his customers to ensure that their needs are met with function and style.

Jairo is a great listener and enjoys working with both residential and commercial clients towards their visions.

Kelly Disalvo

Kelly has spent 15 years in New York City staging and designing commercial and residential projects. Now, she has returned home to Vancouver to explore the world of design at Briers Home Furnishings. Kelly specializes in textiles and fabrics and has the ability to guide you towards what works best for your lifestyle.

Kelly has infinite knowledge of how colour can create a space that reflects both you and your home.