TOP 50 COASTAL INTERIOR DESIGNERS OF 2020

All 50 of these coastal interior design firms are uniquely qualified to create warm, sophisticated and livable interiors that reflect an owner’s tastes and enhance the views of some of the most exclusive oceanfront homes in the world.

Amy Hirsch Interior Design

Since founding her eponymous firm in 2006, Greenwich, Connecticut, native Amy Aidinis Hirsch has been creating one-of-a-kind homes for the most discerning clientele. With expert skills in all aspects of interior design and a unique proven process, her thoughtful design solutions have landed her projects across the country — spanning Montana, Wyoming, Colorado, the Bahamas, Martha’s Vineyard, Manhattan and Connecticut. Greenwich, CT | amyhirsch.com

ARIA DESIGN

Timeless elegance and restrained simplicity are the guiding principles of Aria Design modern work. Aria Design has defined itself through a series of high profile residential and commercial projects along the Southern California coastline, documented in many publications at national and international level. Laguna Beach, CA | ariades.com

B+G Design

B+G Design is an award-winning South Florida based interior design firm that was founded in 2006 by Brett Sugerman and Giselle Loor Sugerman. With over 40 years of combined industry experience, the duo is a highly sought after luxury design firm throughout the United States, Europe and the Americas for their expertise in ground up architectural design, innovative bespoke interiors, architectural lighting and hard surface design. Fort Lauderdale, FL | bandgdesign.com

BARCLAY BUTERA

Barclay Butera Interiors has been transforming homes for over 20 years and is one of the most sought-after luxury interior design firms and lifestyle brands. With offices in Newport Beach California and Corona del Mar California and Park City Utah, Barclay Butera designers are experts in primary and secondary home residences. Los Angeles, CA | barclaybutera.com

BASSMAN BLAINE HOME

Although they have been in business since 1984, their design division, Bassman Blaine Home, started in 2008. The firm quickly became known for delivering exceptional service and beautiful spaces with meticulous attention to detail. Twelve years and over seven hundred projects later, they will not settle for anything less than an extremely happy client. California, Hawaii, Florida, Caribbean, Global | bassmanblainehome.com

BENNETT LEIFER

Bennett Leifer Interiors is an award winning interior design firm known for blending sophisticated color palettes, historical references and whimsical concepts to create uniquely tailored interiors. The firm creates livable, elegant and artful designs which have grown to include private residences, model units and developer project interiors, executive suites and brand campaigns. New York City, NY | bennettleifer.com

BURNHAM DESIGN

Known for interiors that are at once elegant, exotic and urbane, Burnham Design is one of the west coast’s most influential interior design practices delivering high-design concepts polished with the grit of the unpredictable and curated with touches of street style and design’s cutting edge. Los Angeles, CA | burnhamdesign.com

BRITTO CHARETTE

This firm is known for creating luxurious, jaw-dropping, high-end residential interiors in a timely and professional manner. Miami, FL & New York City, NY | brittocharette.com

BROWN DAVIS INTERIORS

Brown Davis offers architectural, interior and landscape design. All elements are designed in unison with a strong attention to local building codes and construction details. Miami, FL, Los Angeles, CA & Washington, D.C. | browndavis.com

BROWN DESIGN GROUP

Through a combination of rustic elements and modern, clean lines, Brown Design Group embodies twenty-first century California living in a way that rejuvenates and inspires. To meet the highest standards of our discerning clients, Brown Design Group design custom furnishings, amenities and fixtures, source from within the industry and even travel to Europe and South America to scour for unique elements and furniture. Los Angeles & Santa Barbara, CA | browndesigninc.com

CAMPION PLATT

Whether he is designing a custom residence, a home-away- from home boutique hotel, or a line of furniture or textiles, interior designer Campion Platt has one thing in mind: luxury. “Luxury is about both materiality and context,” he explains. Campion’s ideas of luxury consistently incorporate fine craftsmanship and contemporary styling as well as eco-sensitive design. New York City, NY; Palm Beach, FL; Watermill, NY & Los Angeles, CA | campionplatt.com

CARRIER AND COMPANY

Jesse Carrier and Mara Miller, the principals of Carrier and Company Interiors, are a husband-and-wife interior design duo who create rooms that offer a confident mix of timeless and contemporary design – both familiar and fresh at once. Their guiding philosophy focuses on connecting client with place in a manner that reflects the distinct and singular nature of both. New York City, NY | carrierandcompany.com

Daun Curry

Daun Curry is the founder and creative director of the New York City-based interior design firm that bears her name. Recently cited by Vogue magazine as an interiors talent to watch, Curry is known for creating projects that balance bold new ideas and custom design with effortless liveability. New York City, NY | dauncurry.com

DKOR INTERIORS

DKOR Interiors is among the top residential interior design firms with projects internationally and concentrated in the South Florida region. Their team of talented designers and experienced managers guide clients through timely execution of any residential design project. Miami , FL | dkorinteriors.com

EDWARD LOBRANO

Through his work, Ed has been able to build an enormous source of artisans, contacts and resources throughout the United States, Europe and Asia, and to have the opportunity to work on exciting and challenging projects both here and abroad. San Francisco, CA | edwardlobrano.com

ELEVEN INTERIORS

Since 2005, Michael Ferzoco has fostered an award winning and talented team of designers at Eleven Interiors. Together they have pursued their passion for interior design and interior architecture, creating myriad residences in harmony with the way their clients live, work and play. Combining vintage and antique furnishings, custom pieces and contemporary selections into every project allows them to create original, sophisticated spaces that are unique to each client. Boston, MA | eleveninteriors.com

IKE KLIGERMAN BARKLEY

At Ike Kligerman Barkley, architecture and interior departments work together and throughout history and across styles, while always seeking to enhance life through good design. New York, NY & San Francisco, CA | ikekligermanbarkley.com

J. BANKS Design Group

Based in Hilton Head Island, the J. Banks Design Group lives, breathes, and experiences the resort lifestyle at work and play. Resort hospitality is their specialty, and they love watching people gather, connect, and linger in the spaces they’ve have crafted, while using the spaces precisely as we imagined they would when we designed them. Hilton Head Island, SC | jbanksdesign.com JAB Design Group Under the leadership of Joseph A. Berkowitz, JAB Design Group creates timeless residences that bring together an elevated aesthetic with highly personal moments to create homes of distinguished character. Penn Valley, PA | jabinteriors.com

JAMIE BUSH + CO.

Growing up in an eccentric family of dairy farmers on Long Island and a small clan of renowned designers, photographers and artists in Manhattan propelled Jamie Bush to study art and architecture in New Orleans and in Venice, Italy with a strong focus on an organic modernism and the natural world. After receiving his Masters of Architecture from Tulane University, Jamie headed west seeking to discover the unsung heroes of mid-century modern residential architecture in Los Angeles. Los Angeles, CA | jamiebush.com

JBD and JGA

Since 1983 Studio JBD and JGA have worked together seamlessly to successfully complete an array of award-winning design projects delivering full-service solutions for everything from master planning and architecture, to interior design, and procurement. Pawtucket, RI | jbdandjga.com

JEFF ANDREWS DESIGN

Jeff Andrews, Internationally celebrated interior designer, creates sophisticated and livable interiors for families and celebrities alike. His innovative and refreshing approach makes him one of the most sought-after interior designers in the industry, and his ability to visualize and interpret the needs of a diverse range of clients is unmatched. Los Angeles, CA | jeffandrews-design.com JOAN BEHNKE Founded in 1999, Joan Behnke & Associates, Inc. is rooted in the deep belief that interior design is both a fine art and a profound opportunity for self-expression. The firm, now grown to an internationally acclaimed design practice, thrives on working intimately with their clients to transform the spaces they inhabit and infuse them with a deeper kind of beauty that transcends the imagination and continues to flourish and inspire for a lifetime. Los Angeles, CA | joanbehnke.com

KATHRYN M. IRELAND

Born in England and raised in London and Scotland, Kathryn Ireland arrived in Los Angeles in 1986. Prior to launching her interior design business in the early ’90s, Kathryn was an actress, clothing designer, and filmmaker. Today she is considered one of the most influential interior and textile designers in the world. Los Angeles, CA | kathrynireland.com

KEMBLE INTERIORS

Kemble Interiors, Inc. was founded in 1982 by Palm Beach native Mimi Maddock McMakin who has been recognized for her distinctive fusion of whimsy with respectful restoration in many a storied Mizner, Volk, and Urban designed estate or club. She has over 40 years of experience consulting and working under the direction of licensed architects and contractors to ultimately bring comfort and beauty to the homes of her clients across America. New York City, NY & Palm Beach, FL | kembleinteriors.com

KERSTING PERIDOT INTERIORS

Founded by award winning architect Michael Kersting and interior designer Leslie Stachowicz, Kersting Peridot Interiors seeks to enhance the lives of their clients and community by offering thoughtful and progressive design solutions. They take care to understand the specific needs and desires of their clients as well as the physical and cultural characteristics particular to each project. By pursuing ideas that arise from these unique conditions, the firm strives to create places that are authentic, provocative, meaningful, and responsive. Wilmington, NC | kerstingarchitecture.com

Llewellyn Sinkler Interiors

The work of Llewellyn Sinkler, Inc. encompasses a range of stylistic essays which incorporate the use of antiques as well as twentieth century furniture and objects. Her practice endeavors to respond appropriately to both the context of the project and to the aesthetic ambitions of her clients. She dedicates her enthusiasm to produce innovative classic interiors. She enjoys the pursuit of objects and pieces that make each project both varied and reflective of the personality and taste of each client. New York City, NY | llewellynsinkler.com

LUCAS STUDIO, INC

Known for a classic East Coast traditional style meets West Coast cool, the firmhas completed residential projects in Los Angeles, Montana, Florida, Chicago, Memphis, Philadelphia and several houses in Rumson, Little Silver and Bay Head, NJ. Current work includes ground up construction projects located in New Jersey, Chicago, Seattle, San Francisco and throughout the greater Los Angeles area. Los Angeles, CA | lucasstudioinc.com/home

MADELINE STUART

Madeline Stuart is a leading member of the Los Angeles design community whose wide-ranging clientele comes from the entertainment industry and the world of business and finance. Equally at ease designing a 1920’s Hollywood hacienda, a Fifth Avenue Manhattan apartment or a Rocky Mountain retreat, Stuart stresses, above all else, the fundamental marriage of integrity and beauty. Her projects reflect a collaborative relationship between architecture and furniture, function and form, client and designer. Los Angeles, CA | madelinestuart.com

MARK FINLAY INTERIORS

Mark P. Finlay Interiors, LLC was established in 2009 under the same roof as MPF Architects. Led by Tina Anastasia, MPF Interiors works collaboratively with architects and clients of both residences and businesses. Southport, CT | markfinlayinteriors.com

MASTERPIECE DESIGN GROUP

Since inception, Masterpiece Design Group has served over 60 homebuilders and developers in the Southeast region, including the majority of nationally recognized homebuilders. Winter Park, FL | masterpieceinteriors.com

Meyer & Meyer Architects

Meyer & Meyer, Inc., is an award winning architectural and interior design firm, providing comprehensive services for residential, commercial, and institutional clients. Boston, MA | meyerandmeyerarchitects.com/projects/interiors

MICHAEL DAWKINS

With more than 20 years of design experience, Dawkins is a master at bringing interior spaces to life. A distinguished tastemaker, his elevated intellectual style is achieved by fusing genres, styles and textures to invoke progressive yet timeless design. Miami, FL & New York City, NY | michaeldawkinshome.com

McCORMICK & WRIGHT

McCormick & Wright is a talented team of interior designers dedicated to the collaborative experience of creating innovative and personal spaces for discerning clients. San Diego, CA | mccormickandwright.com

RINCON ROAD

Rincon Road works with clients from conceptual design through construction and beyond. Carpenteria, CA | rinconrd.com

ROBYN BRANCH DESIGN

Robyn loves collaborating with other designers and is honored to be part of the Designer Artist Series and ASID. Amelia Island, FL & Charlote, NC | robynbranchdesign.com

S.R. GAMBREL

Having founded S.R. Gambrel, Inc. in 1996, only three years after earning a degree in architecture from the University of Virginia, Steven has been recognized for his endless dedication to creating highly customized interiors and architectural details for each project. New York City, NY | srgambrel.com

Solanna Design, LLC

As principal of Solanna Design, LLC. Anna Shay is known for incorporating her love for the art of fine craftsmanship into her luxury residential projects. Utilizing exotic materials and cutting-edge technology, Anna creates distinctive designs for an impressive roster of high-end clientele. Newport Beach, CA | solanna.com

STUDIO C

STUDIO C is purposefully small, enabling them to focus on and curate spaces specifically for each of our clients, their lifestyles or their professional brand. The firm pays special attention to the interior architecture of a space including, kitchens, baths, millwork, tilework and paneling. New York City, NY, Naples, FL & Martha’s Vineyard, MA | studiocid.com

REDDYMADE

Since its inception, Such Reddy’s firm has been lauded for its formal experimentation, its imaginative use of color and passion for innovative materials. Along with widely-praised commissions in New York, the firm’s projects extend from Los Angeles and Miami to Chennai, India. New York City, NY | rmdny.com

SURROUNDINGS CUSTOM INTERIORS

Susan Tuttle has been an Interior Designer based on Cape Cod for over 35 years. Susan’s reputation for helping homeowners achieve their own unique look to compliment their lifestyle, has resulted in projects expanding to Boston, the Bahamas, and six other states. South Windsor, CT | surroundingscapecod.com

SUSAN FERRIER INTERIORS

Award-winning decorator Susan Ferrier is known for creating sensuous, atmospheric interiors. She founded Susan Ferrier Interiors in 2018 after more than 18 years as a partner at the architecture and design firm McAlpine. Atlanta, GA | susanferrierinteriors.com

TAMMY CONNOR INTERIOR DESIGN

Whether it’s designing a cabin retreat, a 14,000-square-foot primary residence, an oceanfront getaway, an apartment on Central Park, a country club, or a horse farm in Virginia, the firm’s services are all encompassing and provide inviting, sophisticated, and exquisite interiors as a result. Birmingham, AL | tammyconnorid.com

TERRY HUNZIKER

Terry Hunziker Inc. is a Seattle based interior design firm specializing in high end residential and commercial projects both national and international in scope. Seattle, WA | terryhunziker.com

THAD HAYES

Thad Hayes, Inc. is a New York interior design firm specializing in sensitively conceived projects that are functional, livable spaces with timeless relevance. Hayes’ design concepts are infused with knowledge of the decorative arts, fine arts, and expertise in architecture. New York City, NY | thadhayes.com

TIM CLARKE

Clarke is celebrated for capturing the essence of coastal living. He understands what makes a perfect beach house so easy and peaceful and brings that same ocean calm into his clients’ spaces, turning any architecture or location into a seaside retreat. Santa Monica, CA | timclarkedesign.com

TOM STRINGER DESIGN PARTNERS

Tom Stringer Design Partners approaches the design process as a voyage of discovering the distinctive story of each client and home, connecting them with a sense of wonder and the communal spirit of their space. The firm’s philosophy is client-centered and geographically specific, and brings decades of experience collaborating with top architects, contractors, landscapers and specialized tradespeople. Chicago, IL | tomstringer.com

VICTORIA HAGAN

Since founding her firm 25 years ago, Victoria Hagan has been celebrated for her intelligent integration of architecture and interior design. Based in New York City, the firm works on luxury residences throughout the country, providing a full range of interior design and renovation services, all bearing her signature classic American style. New York City, NY | victoriahagan.com

WILLIAM BERNARD DESIGN GROUP

The principles of William Bernard Design Group, Tony Ferchak and Lorenzo B. Mollicone joined forces in the summer of 2000 to form one of the most creative and dynamic design teams located in South Florida. With a common passion for innovative design combined with functionality, William Bernard Design Group has solidified its position as a leading interior design firm with their classic designs with a modern twist. Miami, FL | williambernard.net