Designers Corner


Designer’s Corner: Rekha Krishnamurthi of Divine NY & Co

Rekha Krishnamurthi

About Rekha Krishnamurthi & Divine NY & Co Rekha Krishnamurthi is the founder of Divine NY & Co, a design studio that specializes in textile design, online interior decorating, home decor and fashion accessories.  Her love for textile design inspired the launch of a collection of hand-dyed and hand-printed fabrics.  Her process includes dyeing with […]

Designer’s Corner: Byron C. James-Rodrigues of House of Oasis

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About Byron C. James-Rodrigues Byron C. James-Rodrigues is the Creative Director and Principal of the House of Oasis, based in New York City. Don’t let his glasses fool you, as Mr. James-Rodrigues is a virtual Superman of the interior design world. Byron is dedicated to his craft (or should I say his gift) and is […]

Designer’s Corner: Lori Miller of Lori-Girl Creations

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About Lori Miller & Lori-Girl Creations Lori Miller, Interior Designer, is dedicated to creating spaces that meet your needs. Lori founded Lori-Girl Creations in 2000, and holds degrees in both Interior Design and Psychology. She has been featured on radio programs, in local newspapers, has written for Doityourself.com, has written and taught the Certified Decorators […]

Designer’s Corner: Jody Sokol of Jody Sokol Design

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About Jody Sokol & Jody Sokol Design Jody has spent her life living in NYC and Long Island. She worked in the fashion industry for 20 years and took time off when her son was born. After taking a job at a furniture store, she went back to school and has been designing for 10 […]

Designer’s Corner: Claire Paquin of Clean Design

About Claire Paquin & Clean Design Claire Paquin founded Clean Design in 2008 when she left her 11-year long career as a convertible bond salesperson on Wall Street. Since then, Claire has established herself as the go-to designer in Westchester County. Her long-standing interest in design and decorating, space planning, and the decorative arts fuels […]

Designer’s Corner: Sarah Dooley of Leedy Interiors

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About Sarah Dooley Growing up in Oklahoma City, as the daughter of an interior designer, Sarah’s mother, Lynn, exposed her to the world of interior design from a very young age. The values she grew up with are the foundation of her success. With her honesty, integrity, and down-to-earth approach Sarah can’t help but appeal […]

Designer’s Corner: Amber Price of Amber Wilhelmina Design & Interiors

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About Amber Price Amber Wilhelmina Design & Interiors is a small, full service design firm located in East Greenwich Rhode Island specializing in commercial, residential, health care and innovative workplace environments. Having spent eight years in North Carolina – home to numerous manufacturers and the famous International Home Furnishings Market – Amber brings a vast […]

Designer’s Corner: Amy Cuker of Down2Earth Interior Design

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When I launched Down2Earth Interior Design in 2010, I was hoping to fill a niche that was underserved – namely, creating residential interiors that were beautiful but also environmentally sensitive and family friendly. There are lots of ways that CustomMade items fit into our approach here at d2e, and I’ve chosen some favorites below that […]