Industry Voices

Fauzia Khanani kitchen
(Photos: Garrett Rowland)
New Yorkers in Greenwich Village are used to doing more with less space. For Fauzia Khanani, Founder and Principal Designer at New York-based Studio Fōr, less space means a more design-centric… more

Fairfield Chair targets aging Boomer demographic.

2018 Showroom of the Year
2018 Showroom of the Year recipients celebrated their wins at Dallas Market Center.
If I’ve gotten to know one thing about attending the magnitude of shows and conferences that our industry participates in — besides the inevitable need for a foot rub — it’s that without fail, I’ll… more
Christina Henck Philadelphia bedroom design
(Photo: Sean Kane)
When a young couple asked designer Christina Henck, owner of Henck Design, to tackle their home in a historic Philadelphia neighborhood, she pulled out all the stops. See how her approach to this… more
living room and dining room in house designed by AphroChic
Photos: Patrick Cline
In 2007, then-lawyer Jeanine Hays launched AphroChic, the design blog that celebrated modern decor and Hays’ African heritage and culture. Two years later, Hays and her husband Bryan Mason… more

Shay Geyer shares her insight on the world of faux flowers in advance of the launch of her new collection with The Botanical Mix.

Designer Dann Foley never shies away from a challenge. When asked to design his ideal “smart” living room, Foley combined rich colors and sumptuous materials and finishes to create a room that feels… more
Arianne Bellizaire bathroom
Photo: Chad Chenier
When Arianne Bellizaire creates a powder room, she designs for the current owner, not the next one. Discover the Baton Rouge, LA-based designer’s approach to packing a lot of style into a small space… more
No one puts designer Celerie Kemble in a corner. Her new collection with Arteriors, which makes its debut at the spring High Point Market, feels at home in a coastal setting or an urban loft. Check… more
Corey Damen Jenkins traditional sitting parlor
Photo by Werner Straube/Traditional Home
New Trad designer Corey Damen Jenkins kicked off 2018 with the debut of a new lighting collection for Hudson Valley Lighting, and he’s not slowing down. Here the Michigan-based designer explains how… more
Lisa McDennon
Lisa McDennon
Three years ago, interior designer Lisa McDennon pitched a lighting collection to Hinkley and they loved it. When it made its debut at Lightovation this January, Hinkley’s showroom became a must-see… more
Lisa Melone Cloughen Manhattan apartment design
Lisa Melone Cloughen's Manhattan apartment design. (Photo: Melone Cloughen Interiors)
Lisa Melone Cloughen, Principal Designer at Melone Cloughen Interiors, believes traditional design exudes a sense of timelessness — without being a slave to the past. Here she unpacks her design of… more
Worlds Away Luisa chandelier
The Luisa chandelier from Worlds Away.
Each season, busy designers work tirelessly to bring new products to NY NOW. Before you hit the show Feb. 4-7, go behind the scenes with designers at Bungalow 5, Made Goods and Worlds Away to… more
April Force Pardoe Interiors living room
(Photo: Vince Lupo, Direction One)
As the winner of our inaugural First Look at Last Look competition, April Force Pardoe, owner and Principal Designer at April Force Pardoe Interiors, wowed our editors and social media followers with… more
Sue-Thomson-Naples-Bathroom
Photo: Richard Quindry
A designer with interior decorating in her blood, Sue Thomson, Certified Interior Decorator (C.I.D.) and owner of Decorating Den Interiors in Naples, FL, started her career designing kitchens,… more
A New York loft with deep browns and leathers designed by Glenn Gissler
(Photo: Gross & Daley Photography)
Clients come to Glenn Gissler for his style, but they stay for his art expertise. The New York-based designer goes above and beyond to help his clients choose artwork for their homes and has sage… more
Adriana-Hoyos-Ten-Upholstered-Chair
The TEN upholstered chair from Adriana Hoyos.
As a child, Adriana Hoyos loved seeing what new furniture her grandmother would bring home from her trips abroad. Each one had a story to tell, and those stories fostered Hoyos’ love for art and… more