We share your goal to sell your home for top dollar in as short a time as possible by showcasing your home's quality features & spaces. Our stagers are Accredited Staging Professionals (ASPs) with the talent, training and experience your home selling project requires.
Owner, Founder & Accredited Staging Professional
In 2010, Molly had the inspiration and vision to provide professional staging services to the Lafayette area. Molly is the founder of House Dressings Professional Home Staging, the only company dedicated exclusively to real estate staging in Acadiana.
Molly's degree in communications, and background in marketing and training, made her a natural for the fast-evolving staging industry. Described by clients as talented, gracious and professional, Molly is a gifted accredited stager and business owner who is dedicated to supporting sellers overcome the obstacles to selling their homes.
In addition to her passion for staging, Molly has brought awareness to many outstanding community programs through her board service and leadership, including the Junior League of Lafayette, Hospice of Acadiana, Healing House, and the Lafayette Public Library Foundation.
Since 2010, House Dressings has successfully "dressed" hundreds of listings for satisfied sellers, agents and builders. Each year, House Dressings has continued to grow and now serves dozens of clients each month. In 2015, Molly was blessed to be joined in running her small business by her daughter, Caitlin Gossen, who serves as the project manager for staging vacant and new construction homes. Molly resides in Lafayette with her husband, Prent, Labradoodle, Lucy, and rescue kitty, Ellie.
Caitlin Kallenberger Gossen
Rental Manager & Accredited Staging Professional
Raised in Lafayette, with stints in Savannah, New York City, Houston and Jacksonville, Caitlin is no stranger to moving! Her interior design and graphic design education & work background bring a unique perspective to our team – ensuring full balance in the staging process. As rental manager and Accredited Staging Professional, she’s rarely in one place long! You’ll find her styling, packing, moving, buying & installing our rental packages in vacant & new construction homes around Lafayette.
Accredited Staging Professional
With a degree in Psychology and as a Certified Special Education teacher, Jennifer Zehnder has always enjoyed helping others. Jennifer has found the love of staging homes and supporting others as they transition to their next adventure, a true “win-win” in the home selling process. And, she’s also an experienced seller, noting multiple moves on her personal resume.
With her creative eye and talent, Jennifer recognizes that a simple change can add equity to your home. To prepare your home for the sales market, the stage must be set to welcome potential buyers and highlight the features and benefits of your home. In fact, 95% of buyers shop online before calling a realtor. Excellent photos of STAGED homes make an important first impression.
Jennifer is ready to partner with sellers to make a first impression that dazzles potential buyers. Jennifer is a 18+ year resident of Lafayette. She is ASP certified and is a member of the International Association of Home Staging Professionals.
Barbara Oge Guidry
Accredited Staging Professional
As the youngest of nine children, this Southern girl has impressive local “roots” and a sweet smile and kind word for everyone she meets. Born and raised in Lafayette, Barbara has blended careers in both banking and real estate to follow her true passion - staging.
The newest member of the HD team, Barbara received her accreditation as a staging professional (ASP) in 2018 and has assisted dozens of HD sellers with putting their best (square) foot forward to attract and wow potential buyers for their homes. Barbara is no amateur to the selling process having renovated and sold several of her own homes, as well as being a licensed real estate agent before her relocation to Pennsylvania.
Now back in Lafayette, Barbara finds great joy in guiding others through the pre-selling steps and is ready to take on challenging interior spaces, providing lots of encouragement and her helpful expertise. Barbara resides in Lafayette with her husband Mark and son Cameron.
Lizzie Bertrand Bassett
Chief Buzz Coordinator/Social Media
Meet our glamour gal behind the gif’s! Lizzie joined the HD team in June 2018 and has brilliantly been all things "client engagement" ever since. Lizzie is a Lafayette native and graduate of LSU with a degree in fashion merchandising. She has worked in eCommerce and marketing, spending time in Houston, Dallas and New York before returning to Lafayette.
Lizzie’s amazing combination of experience and talent in fashion merchandising and eCommerce has helped us create a unique, fresh and memorable social media brand for House Dressings and she continues to engage and educate our clients on House Dressings growing portfolio of staging services for the Acadiana market. Lizzie lives in Lafayette with her husband, Taylor.
We couldn't do what we do without our crew!
Graham, Lori and Mason help us make our staging projects come to life.