The Decorilla team is lucky to work with top interior designers from around the country. We also love to discover the ones to watch! Looking for the top NYC interior designers? Well, here’s our 2015 list, hand-selected by the Decorilla team!
Bella Mancini’s distinct ability is to design homes that are welcoming and polished in ways that appear effortless. Bella’s multi role of businesswoman, wife and mother, offers her an understanding of the fast paced city life and ultimately makes her one of the top NYC interior designers on our list. Having direct experience with trying to balance it all, has helped her firm become experts in designing residential interiors for real people living busy lives in NYC and beyond. The firm’s goal is simple: a focus on quality and practicality that serve each client’s unique living experience.
WHAT WE LOVE: The firm’s ability to take design risks using color and texture in fresh ways.
From studying architecture in Europe to launching her own furniture line, Joyce Tranchida has developed a skillful eye for design. Currently residing in New York City, this talented interior designer specializes in functional and beautiful small space interior design. Her projects have been featured on HGTV’s Selling New York, NY Mag, Curbed, and NY Post. Joyce has also had successful staging projects including one for Kylie Bax, former model and actress from New Zealand, at 11 Vestry. Joyce nets out to be the most affordable interior designer on this list, but with such a brimming career, it’s no wonder she is one of our top NYC interior designers.
WHAT WE LOVE: Joyce’s high-end modern style on an accessible budget.
Featured as one of “10 New Designers to Watch” in both New York Spaces Magazine and New York Magazine, Brad Ford has made himself well known as a high end interior designer in NYC. His spaces are both soulful and modern, using light, color and balance as guiding elements. Ford reveres the use of texture and high quality materials in his designs. His work has been noted in several publications including Elle Décor and the New York Times.
WHAT WE LOVE: His use of organic forms as décor highlights.
Jeffrey Bilhuber’s instinctive style brings traditionalism and modernism together. Each design clearly holds practicality and beauty in a way that has gained him universal acknowledgement as one of America’s most respected and talented designers. With appearances on shows like The View and HGTV, Bilhuber has become a followed spokesperson for design and lifestyle. His publications include his third title, The Way Home: Reflections on American Beauty.
WHAT WE LOVE: His ability to represent and articulate the best of American style.
With countless industry honors and an impressive portfolio that includes celebrity residences and historic New York landmark buildings, as well as of some of this country’s most glamorous spaces, Jamie Drake definitely makes the list. His designs exhibit an eye for unique detail, vivacious color, and artistic command of traditional and modern styles alike. Beyond spaces, Drake has also successfully created rug collections for Roubini and Safavieh, light fixtures for Boyd Lighting and much more, brining his exquisite style in the hands of other designers.
WHAT WE LOVE: Drake’s fearless use of bold color in ways that are inviting.
With a modern approach to design, Kati Curtis’ eco -friendly firm is known for it’s eclectic style and sustainable sensibilities. Kati is the one of the only LEED AP ID&C residential designers in Manhattan. Her high end and award winning spaces include luxury New York City homes and boutique hospitality projects. KCD is also well known for achieving beautiful results for her international clientele through her sophisticated style and global design influences.
WHAT WE LOVE: Kati’s dedication to sharing knowledge; she’s a teacher at NY School of Interior design and also a mentor at decormentor.com.
Thad Hayes has been recognized as one of “The Best of the Best” by House Beautiful and has consistently been honored as one of “The AD 100.” His New York City interior design firm specializes in balancing modern elements with historical ones, offering a space warmth, richness, and personality. His projects boast of his knowledge of the decorative arts and expertise in architecture. Hayes has been profiled in numerous publications, including Elle Decor, House and Garden, and Architectural Digest.
WHAT WE LOVE: Hayes’ spaces are like living comfortably in a work of art.
When discovering interior designers of NYC, it is impossible to ignore the creativity of Vicente Wolf. Guided by his passion for photography, art collecting, and global travel, Wolf’s interiors ooze inspiration. His portfolio spans across residential and commercial spaces with projects in the U.S., France, Israel, Japan, Saudi Arabia, and Sweden. Among many accolades, House Beautiful named Vicente Wolf one of the 10 most influential designers in the United States, and Interior Design Magazine inducted Wolf in its Designer Hall of Fame.
WHAT WE LOVE: Wolf’s travel and global style inspiration shared through his three published design books including Lifting the Curtain on Design (Monacelli Press, 2010).
Respected for her intelligent integration of architecture and interior design, Victoria Hagan is certainly one of the top New York City interior designers. Her design philosophy includes the use of high quality materials and sophisticated color. Hagan’s firm has over 20 years of experience designing noted residential spaces as well as innovative corporate interiors. The New York Times described her work as “the most cerebral, the one bound to be influential,” and she continues to be a major force in the design community. She is continually featured in such publications as Architectural Digest, Elle Décor, W, Town & Country, Harper’s Bazaar, Traditional Home, In Style and Interior Design.
WHAT WE LOVE: Her designs, for sure, but also her furniture and fabric line. Stunning!
Mariette Himes Gomez
With over 30 years of experience, Mariette Homes Gomez has been creating innovative and fresh designs in her New York based Interior Design Studio. Her brilliance is found in the ability to offer serene sanctuaries amidst the fast -paced energy of city life. With attention to architectural detail, Gomez combines subtle color with personalized décor pieces that result in high-style glamour and simple sophistication.
WHAT WE LOVE: The calming palettes that offer a zen living experience.
And that’s our list! Seeking the right interior designer for your home is no small task. With a list like this, finding exceptional New York interior design help will be a piece of cake!
[top image: Bella Mancini design]