A state famous for its world-class design schools and exclusive residences, New York is home to countless cutting-edge interior designers. As the first installment of a new series, The LuxPad has compiled a list of 20 top NY designers, based on their client reviews on Houzz. Read on to discover the most recommended designers in the Empire State…
Amazing Spaces is an award-winning interiors firm based in Westchester County. Jason Landau and his team are renowned for their kitchen and bathroom projects, which unite careful in-space planning with creative, innovative design. Amazing Spaces’ work has been featured in various industry magazines since its formation in 2005 and the firm is affiliated with the National Kitchen & Bath Association.
Anne Tarasoff Interiors is a family-run company from Nassau County. The firm emphasizes transparency between the designer and the homeowner at every stage of the design process, providing the latter with all the options available for a design which fits their budget and lifestyle. In its thirty year history the firm has worked on many high profile designer showhouses, including the Ronald McDonald House of Long Island.
Art Home Garden is a full service design firm from Brooklyn. Stefania Skrabak and her colleagues are acclaimed for their attention to detail, uniting elements of art, home décor and gardening in their designs and ensuring that their projects reflect their clients’ needs and styles through close consultation.
Formed in 1999, B Fein Interiors is a design firm based in Westchester County. Owner and chief designer Barbara Feinstein is renowned for her creative flair, particularly her use of color – earning her the name “The Mix Master” by Westchester Home Magazine. B Fein Interiors is affiliated to the American Society of Interior Designers and has won several Houzz awards for service.
Betty Wasserman is an established interior designer from New York City. She is known for her contemporary style, combining minimalist interior design with original conceptual art pieces. Betty’s projects have been featured on NBC’s Open House, and in magazines including Elle Décor, HomeStyle and Home Magazine.
Chango & Co is a full-service architecture and interior design firm based in Brooklyn. Susana Simonpietri and her team have received numerous five star reviews for their work on high-end residences, restaurants and hotels since the firm’s formation in 2009. Chango & Co also won the Wayfair 2016 Trade Tastemaker Award for Best Use of Color for their work on their West Hampton Beach Playhouse.
Based in Westchester County, Clean Designs is a firm run by Claire Paquin. The firm is “focused on creating interior spaces that are elegant, vibrant, and liveable” and has proven to be very successful at it – the company has won awards for both their designs and client satisfaction for the past three years running.
Deborah Martin Designs is an interior design company from Brooklyn, committed to sophisticated luxury design and a high level of service. Owing to her expertise, Deborah has acted as a guest speaker for the American Society of Interior Designers at ICFF 2015 and as a judge for the International Furnishings and Design Association’s Architectural Digest Home Show.
Deborah Roides Interior Design has been helping people in the greater Rochester area create their ideal homes since 2006. Deborah’s commitment to her customers’ needs has led to a high percentage of repeat clients and referrals, and Houzz client service awards for the past three years.
Debra Kling is a color specialist from Westchester County. She is certified by the Fashion Institute of Technology and affiliated to the National Kitchen & Bath Association. Debra has won various awards for both her designs and customer service, and has been designated a Benjamin Moore “Color Expert”.
DW Design & Décor is one of Westchester County’s leading interior design firms, led by Denise Wenacur. A graduate of the New York School of Interior Design, Denise has 30 years of experience in the design industry, making her a credible panellist and judge for leading architecture and design events.
FW Interiors is a premier design company operating from Dutchess County, with a second office in Florida. Services offered include project management, design development, lighting and space planning. FW Interiors is affiliated with the American Society of Interior Designers and has won Houzz customer service awards for the past two years.
Jarret Interior Design is a design firm from New York City which boasts a list of satisfied clients from all over the US. Shaped by his international design education, director Jarret Yoshida’s distinctive style has led to him working as a featured designer on Apartment Therapy, HGTV and Elle Décor, and designing for A-list celebrities such as Daniel Craig.
Based in Manhattan, JSE Interior Design specialises in luxury residences and boutique hotels. Founder Jared Epp’s dedication to his clients’ needs is reflected in his four consecutive Houzz awards for customer service. Listed by Boutique Design Magazine as one of their designers to watch, Jared’s sophisticated, dynamic style certainly stands him out from the crowd.
Lucy Harris Studio is a full-service design studio based in Manhattan. The firm’s thoughtful, Modernist aesthetic has attracted the attention of many high-end clients, including Boqueria, one of NYC’s top tapas restaurants, and earned the firm features in Aspire Magazine and Refinery 29.
Manuella Moreira is an interior designer based in Manhattan. A graduate of the New York School of Interior Design, Manuella loves working closely with her clients to achieve their design dreams, and has been commended for her client satisfaction. Her work has been featured in Designers Today and Fairfield County Home magazine.
Marie Burgos Design is a Manhattan-based firm with French roots. A certified Feng Shui master, Marie combines the principles of this ancient philosophy with the modern-day needs of her clients to create the ultimate design for their project. She has appeared on HGTV’s The Unsellables, and her work has been showcased in Elle Décor, Time Out New York magazine and Luxury Home Quarterly, amongst others.
Rococo Design Interiors is a design firm located in Brooklyn. Founder Ursaille Smith’s skills in conceptual design were formed during her study at the Art Institute of Atlanta and her years spent working with prominent Caribbean design company, Design House Interiors. Her work has been featured in the New York Times, Washington Post and Living Spaces Magazine.
Tahar Décor is an interior design company from Brooklyn led by Rinat Tahar. Since the firm’s humble beginnings in 2004, Rinat’s innate talent and diverse style has led to her working for clients as notable as the President of Gabon, and to being featured on NBC’s Open House.
Based in Nassau County, Wendy Interiors is one of the leading interior design firms in the area – as shown by the company winning the Bethpage Best of Long Island award for two years running. Offering design consultation, space planning and custom furniture design, Wendy Interiors draws on Wendy Lepkoff’s extensive design experience to best reflect the vision of her clients.
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