Orna Fathers

Orna is an Australian transplant who has called Detroit home for the last 14 years! She moved here with her husband who works in the Auto industry. They have an 11 year old daughter and two sons 9 and 6 years old! She’d a total homebody, so the long, cozy Michigan fall and winter seasons suit her well! She loves being creative and is inspired by the Detroit creatives both old and new. She owns Grace This Space Interiors, where she leads teams of Interior Designers and Professional Organizers. She enjoys being creative and finds transforming people’s homes so rewarding. She loves being a part of the Detroit moms community!

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Detroit Mom Welcomes Orna, a Northville Mom

Hi Detroit Moms, my name is Orna. I’m Australian but have lived in Metro Detroit for fourteen years. I consider Detroit home and regard myself as a Detroit Mom. Living here has been so...