Home to the prestigious Yale University, the New England state of Connecticut is full of art, culture, and architecture. With a population of 3.6 million, much less than its New York neighbor, Connecticut comes complete with a collection of picturesque towns, villages and historical attractions.
From the Gold Coast of Fairfield County, where affluent towns of Greenwich, Redding, and Ridgefield reside, to the quaint architecture of New Haven, Connecticut has a lot to offer for its residents and visitors alike.
The LuxPad has created a round-up of Connecticut’s offering of experienced interior designers. Read on to discover 25 of our favorite Connecticut interior designers.
Offering a wide range of interior design services to residents across Connecticut, Jan Hiltz has been recognized for her ability to ‘weave a palette of comfort and good taste, with a hint of the unexpected’ into each of her projects. With over 25 years’ experience as an interior designer, Jan has no issue with creating elegant, beautiful and luxurious interiors. Whether it be home design, space planning, renovation or project management, Jan Hiltz works alongside clients and contractors collaboratively to guarantee a smooth process with outstanding results.
Named after a character from popular children’s book, Peter Pan, Tiger Lily’s is a full-service interior design firm situated in Greenwich, Connecticut. Founded by Betsy and Bob Knapp over two decades ago, the firm has grown considerably and has gained recognition on HGTV and in publications such as Miami Design, New England Home, and Connecticut Cottages & Gardens. With a showroom conveniently situated in Greenwich, clients can try before they buy with Tiger Lily’s range of wallpapers, textiles, furnishings and home accessories.
Situated in Old Greenwich, Connecticut, Beth Krupa Interiors specializes in high-end design. Whether it be a workplace or a family home, founder, Beth and her team pride themselves on creating top-class ‘personal lifestyle environments’ for each and every client. With a design style influenced by travels across the globe, Beth and her team strive to design interiors that are both unique and meaningful. The full-service interior design firm was presented first place in the Interior Design Society’s ‘Designer of the Year’ award in 2016 and has achieved plenty of accolades from very happy clients.
Darien-based interior design firm, Dalia Canora Design, specializes in luxury residential interior design. By introducing a variety of interior design styles into projects, founder, Dalia Canora, is passionate about creating fresh, elegant spaces with great attention to detail. With experience in the interior design industry and a vast understanding of construction and renovation projects, Dalia Canora works hard to create personalized homes for each client that are polished, livable and inspiring.
Interior design firm, Donna Benedetto Designs, is based in Easton, Connecticut. Founder, Donna Benedetto, is renowned for her ‘mix not match’ approach and possesses an interior design style that is eclectic, mixing a variety of antique items alongside newer pieces. With a passion for updating vintage furniture and accessories, the firm enjoys creating its very own trends and making each space completely different to the last. Donna and her team offer a full range of interior design services and strive to ensure an effortless, smooth and collaborative process for each client.
Heide Hendricks is an interior designer based in Sharon, Connecticut. Offering a wide range of interior design services, Heide introduces quality craftsmanship and history into the spaces she designs, whether it be through art, materials or bespoke pieces. Each Heide Hendricks design is built around the client, with a strong focus on individual personality and lifestyle. Heide’s designs are similar in the fact that they are each inviting, eclectic and well-composed; many of which have been showcased in a selection of interior publications, including Country Home and Fine Homebuilding.
Residential and commercial interior design firm, Hudson Blau Designs, is situated in Westport, Connecticut. With over ten years’ experience in the interior design industry, owner, Maggie Hudson Blau, creates spaces that are filled with positive energy, functional and comfortable. Specializing in color and furniture selection and placement, Maggie’s positivity and attention to detail have led her to gain many positive reviews from her clients. Ensuring a collaborative design process and a seamless project, every time, Maggie’s passion shines through in the work she produces.
Judy Cook Interiors is a full-service interior design firm situated in East Lyme, Connecticut. Founder, Judy Cook describes her interior design style as elegant, practical and eco-chic. This style is reflected throughout her portfolio of modern interiors that feature injections of on-trend elements, color, and texture. With a passion for understanding and overcoming design and space challenges, Judy’s experience produces homes that evoke productivity, happiness, and function.
Situated in the former farming village of Durham, Connecticut, Lisa Davenport Designs is a full-service interior design firm with over 20 years’ experience in the industry. Fully understanding of the personal process of interior design, Lisa Davenport and her team aim to make each project fun and hassle-free for clients. The firm has a versatile approach to interior design and describes its signature style in a number of words; authentic, polished, rustic, refined, chic and comfortable.
With a passion for eco-smart interiors and sustainable design, Lynn Hoffman Design believes in creating environments that promote quality of life. Based in Stamford, Connecticut, the firm maintains a realistic approach to interior design and offers innovative solutions for residential and interior spaces. Passionate about ensuring homes are as green and eco-friendly as possible, the team at Lynn Hoffman Design works hard to create buildings that are efficient and sustainable. The firm’s portfolio includes modern looking, energy efficient interiors that feature eco-friendly furnishings.
Susan Glick is an interior designer based in Westport, Connecticut. Her background and experience in the fashion industry provides inspiration for many of the projects she works on. Bringing sophistication and comfort together, Susan Glick’s interiors are functional and designed specifically for her clients’ lifestyles. Through combining textures, colors and stylish statement pieces, Susan Glick has a portfolio that boasts modern and classic spaces that are clean, timeless and ooze luxury.
Westport-based interior designer, Olga Adler, has a passion for European style. Creating stylish, livable homes that feature a mixture of vintage and new items along with quality fabrics and custom furniture, Olga believes that her clients’ houses are self-portraits that should reflect wants, needs, aspirations, and dreams. One of the services Olga Adler offers is called ‘Rent My Eye’, which allows clients to sit down with her, ask questions and make a plan for the future design of their home. Olga’s client-focused approach to design has led her to achieve Best of Houzz Design and Service awards every year since 2012.
PJ & Company Staging and Interior Decorating is run by experienced interior decorator and home stager, Patti Stern. The team of professionals provides a wide range of skills that allows the firm to offer a plethora services that include interior decorating, renovation and redesign, as well as home staging. Whether you are looking to prepare your home for sale, or simply looking to redesign your interior to suit your lifestyle, PJ & Company Staging and Interior Decorating have a whole host of satisfied customers that serve as a testament to their work.
The spaces Raquel Garcia Design creates are extremely inviting, with their light, airy and fresh features. Located in Fairfield County, Connecticut, interior designer, Raquel Garcia and her team work closely with a network of tradesmen to ensure each client is happy and each project runs smoothly. Raquel defines her style as sincere and authentic, with a desire to bring natural beauty into each space. Previous accomplishments include having work featured in the likes of online publication, Elle Decor, plus, in 2012, Raquel Garcia was nominated for an A-List At Home Award in the Living Spaces category.
Sandra Oster does not believe in themed interiors, she believes that homes should be balanced and harmonious, and that the art in one’s home does not need to match the furniture. With over 25 years’ experience in residential and commercial interior design, the Greenwich-based interior designer offers everything from interior design to architectural consultation and custom product design. Specializing in luxury residential interior design, Sandra’s creative flair means that she always strives to create custom designed homes, with unique furnishings and accessories.
Situated in New Haven County, Sally Scott Interior Design prides itself on almost three decades of experience. Founder, Sally Scott, launched the firm in 1989 and has since carried out numerous interior design projects of varying sizes on both residential and commercial properties. Client relationships come first and foremost for Sally Scott Interior Design, and the firm has been awarded Best of Houzz Service awards for the last four consecutive years. On top of this, Sally Scott and her team understand how important timescale and budget are for clients, so always endeavor to work within whatever has been agreed, as well as providing all the resources their clients need.
Total Design Source was founded by experienced residential interior designer, Chantal Lawrence, in 2000. The firm offers interior design services for both interior and exterior projects, as well as custom-made furnishings. With a philosophy to listen, communicate and partner with clients, Chantal Lawrence and her team aim to create functional spaces that are balanced, influenced by each client and include natural influences.
All About Interiors is headed by enthusiastic interior designer, Melanie Langford. Carrying out interior design projects across the whole of Connecticut, Melanie is passionate about improving the quality of life of her clients and enjoys combining different colors, textures, and styles within her designs. Offering a variety of affordable services, including custom window treatments, All About Interiors carries out each project to a high standard, quickly and efficiently.
Talented interior designer, Sam Allen, heads his firm from Fairfield County, Connecticut. His love of design has been apparent since a young age, and, in 2013, at the age of 19, Sam was named ‘Next Wave Designer’ by House Beautiful. With a skill for creating clean, comfortable interiors that are modern, on-trend and stylish, Sam Allen has had work featured in print publications such as House Beautiful, Luxe, Domino and Westport Weston & Wilton Magazine.
Lynne Scalo Design is a luxury interior design firm, based in Greenwich, Connecticut. Founder, Lynne, fashions sophisticated interiors with, what she describes as, a blend of modern glamour and classic elegance. Not afraid to add colors and patterns into luxury interiors, Lynne Scalo designs rich residences that anyone would be proud to call their own. The firm’s indulgent interiors have been featured in publications including Luxe, Serendipity, Architectural Digest and At Home magazine.
Kelly and Co. Design offers years of experience in interior design, renovation, landscape design, and architecture. Owner, Kelly Mittleman possesses a fresh, clean and versatile approach to interior design, introducing a variety of design styles into her client’s homes, from modern farmhouse to coastal beach house. In 2014, the firm won Connecticut Cottages & Gardens ‘Innovation in Design’ award; on top of this Kelly and Co. Design has been noticed for brilliant interior design in Good Housekeeping, The New York Times and Farmhouse escape.
Rinfret, Ltd is owned by principal interior designer, Cindy Rinfret, who has a passion for designing iconic, luxurious and comfortable interiors – referred to as ‘Classic Greenwich Style’ by Cindy. Boasting a number of prestigious clients such as Tommy Hilfiger and Regis Philbin, Rinfret, Ltd is well known for its lavish interiors and sophisticated approach to interior design. Awards the firm has received over the years include New England Home Hall of Fame, plus several At Home A-List and Connecticut Cottages & Gardens Innovation in Design. awards. As well as this, Cindy Rinfret has been recognized as ‘one of the world’s leading designers’ by the Andrew Martin Interior Design Review.
Working on a variety of projects from country and coastal to city and commercial, founder of Roughan Interior Design, Christina Roughan, believes in creating functional, elegant interiors. No stranger to the design world, Christina has been creating magnificent interiors since 1994. Located in Weston, Connecticut, the firm has worked with tons of clients since its launch in 2009, both in Connecticut and surrounding areas. This has meant working with a selection of celebrity clients and having work highlighted in magazines like Elle Decor, House Beautiful and Interior Design Magazine.
Connie Copper Designs is a full-service interior design firm based in Fairfield County, Connecticut. Specializing in residential interiors, owner, Connie, has a wealth of experience in the home furnishing industry as well as in the arts. This knowledge has shaped the way she designs; you will not be surprised to see unusual color or pattern combinations in the spaces Connie Cooper creates. Connie’s creative approach and customer-focused designs has given her the chance to work on some brilliant projects and has also seen her win several awards for client satisfaction.
The Exuberant Home is owned by interior designer Cynthia Mason. Specializing in residential interiors and always embracing the unexpected, Cynthia manages to seamlessly blend style and function to create homes that reflect her client’s lives. Her ability to listen and understand clients means that each home created is fashioned around her client’s wants and needs. Cynthia’s portfolio features her take on eclectic, glamorous and neo-traditional styles.