Top 10 NYC Interior DesignersDesign Guides
As an interior design company based in New York City, we’re constantly looking to our city for inspiration. And it’s no secret that our city is full of interior designers. Here are the top 10 NYC interior designers.
Thomas O’Brien established Aero Studios in 1992, and has made a career of providing clients with luxurious, sophisticated home designs. His studio encompasses three distinct disciplines: architecture, interiors and product design. From SoHo lofts to Hamptons beach houses, O’Brien’s team of interior designers bring a fresh, modern, and luxurious design to each space. The firm’s designs have been featured in a wide range of publications, including Architectural Digest, the Wall Street Journal, Veranda, Town & Country, The New York Times Style & Design section, House & Gardens, Elle Decor and Domino.
For the past 25 years, Victoria Hagan’s New American Classic look has been highly influential for interior designers. Her 26-person firm works on a wide range of luxury design projects, from sprawling country estates in Connecticut to apartments right off Central Park. The luxury design firm has been widely recognized by publications, including Town & Country, The New York Times, Elle Decor, Harper’s Bazaar, W Magazine, Vogue, Veranda, and most notably, Architectural Digest’s AD100 list.
Owned and operated by Alexa Hampton, this NYC interior design firm creates stately and luxurious interiors for a wide range clients. Alexa Hampton has taken the reins from her father, Mark Hampton, and has since designed a wide range of properties, from Long Island mansions to TriBeCa apartments. The firm’s expertise has been recognized by a wide variety of publications, including Architectural Digest’s AD100 list, House Beautiful’s Top Designers list, Elle Decor’s A-List, and many others.
Carrier and Company
Carrier and Company is run by the husband and wife duo, Jesse Carrier and Mara Miller. From chic bohemian lofts to elegant and traditional estates, the firm has designed spaces in a wide variety of locations, including New York City, The Hamptons, New Canaan, Greenwich, Salisbury, Martha’s Vineyard, and Nantucket. Anna Winter, a client of these two interior designers, said of the firm’s interiors, “Each and every interior here embodies a real sense of personal charm; these are homes whose high style comes from a very human-scaled sense of warmth and joy.” Their designs have been featured in Architectural Digest, Elle Decor, The World of Interiors, Vogue, Town and Country, House Beautiful, Luxe, Domino, Oprah, The New York Times, and the Wall Street Journal.
Vicente Wolf has been transforming residential and commercial spaces in New York City for over three decades. The designer even recently launched his own furniture design studio, VW Home by Vicente Wolf. From residential spaces in Connecticut, to townhouses in New York City, the firm is known for a wide range of luxury design styles. Wolf and his interior designers have been featured in New York Cottages & Gardens, New York Spaces, Architectural Digest, Victoria Magazine, New York Magazine, House Beautiful, Casa Vogue, and Hamptons Cottages & Gardens.
With an eye for contemporary designs that reference and encompass aspects of fine art, Mark Cunningham and his team of interior designers are renowned for their sophisticated and unique luxury design projects. Cunningham worked as a creative executive at Ralph Lauren for over 15 years, before departing to start his eponymous design firm. From luxury apartments at 50 United Nations Plaza to country estates on Long Island, the breadth and range of Cunningham’s designs knows no bounds. He is frequently featured on Architectural Digest’s AD 100 list, and his designs have also been featured in New York Times Style Magazine, Vogue, Elle Decor, and Harper’s Bazaar.
With a bright, colorful, and bold sense of style, Shawn Henderson is an entirely unique interior designer. From homes in the West Village, to mid-century modern ski retreats in Aspen, Henderson believes that designs should never focus on a single object or color, but rather create a compelling and textured space that feels cohesive. The firm’s designs have been featured in Architectural Digest, Veranda, Elle Decor, Luxe, House Beautiful, The New York Times and NY Spaces.
Thom Filicia launched his own interior design firm with the mission of creating highly modern yet exquisitely traditional homes and spaces. His firm has created a wide variety of residential spaces, and has designed commercial spaces for W Hotels and Rosewood Hotels & Resorts. Recently, Filicia opened his own design studio, Sedgwick & Brattle, which exclusively produces home wares and curates vintage pieces for the Thom Filicia Home Collection. Felicia is the author of two books, including Thom Filicia Style and American Beauty: Renovating & Decorating a Beloved Retreat. His designs have been featured in a variety of publications, including Architectural Digest, Elle Decor, House Beautiful, Huffington Post, Wall Street Journal, Design NJ, and the Washington Post.
Drake and Anderson
When interior designers Jamie Drake and Caleb Anderson decided to form their firm Drake and Anderson, we knew they would be creating something special. From clients such as Madonna to Michael Bloomberg, Jamie Drake is one of the most widely recognized faces in the world of interior designs. Caleb Anderson, a former protege of Drake and a rising design star, represents a new wave of interior designers that are forging a new path for the field by integrating cutting-edge designs with a deep historical knowledge of interiors. In addition to frequently being featured in Architectural Digest’s AD100 list, the firm’s designs have been featured in House Beautiful, Cottages & Gardens, and Lonny.
As one of America’s most widely-recognized interior designers, Jeffrey Bilhuber brings over thirty years of experience to his eclectic design schemes. Bilhuber is the author of four books, including Jeffrey Bilhuber’s Design Basics, Defining Luxury: The Qualities of Life at Home, The Way of Home: Reflections of American Beauty, and American Master: Notes on Style and Substance. Last year, he launched the Heritage Home Group, which will include a signature collection of furniture pieces, lighting and accesories. Huber’s designs have been featured in a wide variety of publications, including Architectural Digest, House Beautiful, Elle Decor, and Vogue.