In celebration of International Women's Day 2021, we're highlighting 6 inspirational female-led businesses within the interior design industry.
Taylor Howes is an award winning international interior design studio with headquarters in London’s Knightsbridge. Founded in 1993 by Karen Howes, the design house has over two decades worth of experience in creating luxury interiors, becoming a definition for the world’s most innovative and exquisite living spaces, providing furnishings for the finest homes, superyachts, hotels and luxury boutiques. Under Karen’s direction the studio has been discreetly and determinedly designing interior projects of distinction from its Knightsbridge studio for over 27 years, challenging the way we see luxury interior design and breaking with the traditional. taylorhowes.co.uk.
Elicyon is a multi award-winning luxury interior design studio based in Kensington, London. We offer turnkey residential interior design, interior architecture, project management and furniture design services for private individuals and property developers. elicyon.com
Halffman Designs, LLC. is a full service interior design firm that specializes in high end marine, residential and aviation interiors. With over 20 years experience Amy Halffman has managed over 100 new yacht builds through all phases of the production lifecycle from design to delivery. Our goal is to create beautiful and liveable interiors that bring our clients vision to life whether at land, sea or in the air. halffmandesigns.com
Standing at the forefront of British contemporary design, DAVIDSON London is a multi-award-winning designer and maker of the world’s most luxurious free-standing and fitted furniture. A privately owned family run business with over thirty years of excellence, they are deeply committed to inspiring the world with pre-eminent British design and outstanding craftsmanship. They strive to deliver the highest quality customer satisfaction and service to each and every project, offering a seamless client experience from start to finish. davidsonlondon.com
Many interior design practices embrace a signature look to appeal to a broad range of people. What distinguishes the designers at Chelsea Mclaine is they choose to define their creativity differently, "We really listen and take time to get to know our clients, to familiarise ourselves with their lifestyle and unique sense of style", Margot Paton, founder. chelseamclaine.co.uk
Interior designer and architect Marina Djordjevic set up the POLY DEC interior design and furnishing company twenty years ago, designing and furnishing residential and hospitality bespoke interior and turnkey projects in different design styles depending on client’s lifestyle, taste, needs and requirements.
Marina also runs very successful Poly dec showrooms, offering different interior design materials, good quality and high end brands of furniture, wall coverings, fabrics, parquet, lamps, decoration, rugs and art, which make the whole design process easier, more creative and very comfortable for the client. polydec.rs