About Us


Nancy Nokaya

As owner and designer, Nancy brings her passion, love for working with people and joy of all things beautiful to her almost 30 years experience in the interior design and home fields.

With a background in interior design, sales and management, new home construction and remodeling projects big and small she delivers with a keen eye, vital experience and high quality resources to any job she tackles.

Contact her at: nancy@essentialsandfrosting.com

Phone: 260-418-7134


Essentials and Frosting   ~   For Her and Home

We are located in the charming downtown of Auburn, IN. On the north side of Fort Wayne and minutes from the lake communities to our north.

The shop is a curated selection of unique home goods, playful apparel and refined accessories.  

"I wanted to create a space that inspired and moved people with possibility.  Come in, enjoy and immerse yourself.  I am happy you found us."