Laurels
Best Interior
Designers in San
Francisco
2017

Why These Interior Designers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored interior designers on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analysed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best interior designers in San Francisco, CA.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Cecilie Starin Design

Cecilie Starin Design is an interior design company run by Cecilie Starin in Tiburon. The company primarily serves high-end residential clients in San Francisco, Napa, Marin County, and the Peninsula but will also serve customers in other parts of California. Cecilie has extensive fine arts, fashion design, and decor experience. She is a trained painter who has worked with respected painters like Manuel Neri and Wayne Thiebaud. Cecile has been selected to participate in the San Francisco Decorators Showcase five times between 2006 and 2010.

Tiburon, CA(415) 435-2549

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Faiella Design

Faiella Design is a San Francisco interior design company that also serves Sonoma County, Napa Valley, Carmel, and the Monterey Peninsula. The firm’s services include color consultation, remodeling, space planning, custom window coverings, lighting, textiles, wallpaper, furniture selection, custom furniture design, and fine art consultation, among others. Faiella Design has been selected as part of the team remodeling the Ronald McDonald House at Stanford University. The building will house children undergoing treatment at the Lucille Packard Children's Hospital.

San Francisco, CA(415) 377-2325

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Gamble + Design

Gamble + Design is an interior design firm specializing in contractor ready design drawings, interior renovations, furniture layout and purchasing, tiling, lighting plans, and soft furnishings. The firm's portfolio showcases clean, modern lines, balanced color and texture combinations, and attention to light. The San Francisco firm has been featured in Food & Home, California Home & Design, and Marin Home magazines.

San Francisco, CA(415) 577-2589

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Geoffrey DeSousa Interior Design

Geoffrey DeSousa Interior Design is a full-service interior design firm founded by Geoffrey DeSousa over twenty years ago. Geoffrey has worked on residences for top San Francisco entrepreneurs, business leaders, and tastemakers. The firm has also completed projects in Boston, New York, and Palm Springs. Geoffrey is the founding partner of DeSousa Hughes, a San Francisco decor showroom that showcases textiles, furniture, lighting, and other accessories by top American and European designers.

San Francisco, CA(415) 947-7000

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HSH Interiors

HSH Interiors is a boutique interior design service specializing in large scale projects. The company’s project scope ranges from residential remodeling to full ground up construction. The company's founder and principal designer worked at Studio 104 before starting HSH Interiors in 2002. The designer provides services like appliance selection, plumbing and tile selection, bathroom and kitchen design, space planning, fabric selection, and custom furniture design. HSH Interiors is a member of the National Kitchen and Bath Association.

San Francisco, CA(415) 970-5320

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Ian Stallings Design

Ian Stallings Design is a full-service interior design firm that has completed projects all over San Francisco. The firm has also delivered projects in New York, London, and China. The company was founded by Ian Stallings over a decade ago. Ian carries vast experience in contemporary art, architecture, and interior design. The company’s portfolio is backed by several favorable reviews on the Houzz site. It has been featured in Town & Country, Lonny, Cottages & Gardens, and Curbed San Francisco magazines.

San Francisco, CA(415) 621-5660

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Jeff Schlarb

Jeff Schlarb is a San Francisco interior design company founded in 2002. Its team of designers, architects, engineers and stylists have also completed projects in Southern Marin and New York. Jeff Schlarb’s product package is broken into pre-design, design development, and implementation services. The company's pre-design services include concept analysis, scope development, and cost analysis while actual design services include decoration, furniture sourcing, woodwork, fabrics, lighting, and window treatments. Jeff Schlarb's work has been featured in California Home + Design, SFC&G, Gentry, SF Magazine, San Francisco Chronicle, 7×7, and Trends Magazine, as well as at the 2015, 2012, and 2011 San Francisco Decorators’ Showcase.

San Francisco, CA(415) 885-7966

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Jill Cordner Design

Jill Cordner Design is a San Francisco company specializing in interior design and decoration. It also has experience with kitchen and bath remodeling. The company was founded and is run by Jill Cordner. Jill has worked on condos, suburban houses, cottages, and offices all over San Francisco. Her work has been featured on Houzz, Design Sponge, and Apartment Therapy websites.

San Francisco, CA(415) 265-0729

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Kimball Starr Interior Design

Kimball Starr Interior Design is a San Francisco company specializing in space planning, design remodels, color consultations, and custom furniture design for residential properties. It also provides commercial design services for retailers, restaurants, and boutique hotels. One of Kimball Starr’s newer services is "healthful interiors" for people with compromised immune systems and chemical sensitivities. The company won a series of Best of Houzz Service awards since 2013.

San Francisco, CA(415) 637-8203

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Kriste Michelini Interiors

Kriste Michelini Interiors is a Danville design services company with experience in interior decoration, custom furniture design, property remodeling, and space planning services. The designer also provides ground up construction services. The firm was founded by Kriste Michelini, a San Francisco native. Kristen's portfolio features work done for both residential and commercial clients. She has been featured in several national interiors magazines.

Danville, CA(925) 820-3844

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Labexperiment

Labexperiment is an interior design services company established in 2007. The company's services package includes interiors research, analysis, and diagnostics services. Labexperiment was one of the first companies to offer interior design services online. The San Francisco company has won awards and has been featured in California Home & Design, SF Luxe, 7X7, and Casa Sugar publications.

San Francisco, CA(415) 420-2051

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LOCZI Design Group

The LOCZI Design Group is a full-service interior design company in San Francisco. The group’s founder holds qualifications in interior architecture, design, and sustainability. She leads a team with qualifications and experience in fine art, interior design, finance, and journalism. The firm has been featured in several interior design publications. Its studio also houses a gallery that displays art and furniture pieces collected over the years.

San Francisco, CA(415) 431-6367

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MAS Design

MAS Design is an interior design firm serving in both residential and commercial property markets in Berkeley. The BBB accredited company was founded in 2008 and utilizes Skype and Facetime to serve national and overseas clients. MAS Design has been featured in top industry magazines and won the Best Of Houzz awards for design, service, and satisfaction for the years 2016, 2015, and 2014 respectively.

Berkeley, CA(510) 817-4647

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Miss Alice Designs

Miss Alice Designs is an interior design firm offering e-design, full onsite design, and custom design packages for residential and commercial markets in the San Francisco Bay Area. The company's services include space planning, remodeling, construction drawings, color consultation, furniture seletion, and art and decoration consultation. Miss Alice Designs won the Best Of Houzz awards for design, service, and satisfaction for 2015 and 2016.

San Francisco, CA(415) 658-5805

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Niche Interiors

Niche Interiors is an interior design company whose designers have worked in Italy, France, China, Japan, and Poland. The company offers space planning, remodeling, custom furniture design, and interior decoration services to clients in San Francisco, where it opened in 2007. Niche Interiors follows a green design theme and is a member Build It Green and the US Green Building Council. It won several Best of Houzz awards for service and design.

San Francisco, CA(415) 749-0610

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Rachel Blindauer

Rachel Blindauer is a San Francisco full-service interior designer. Rachel has run her practice for the past 12 years, and in the past she designed for Williams-Sonoma. Her interior design portfolio has been featured at the St. Etienne Designer Biennial in France. She has also been recognized with the Emerging Professional Design Excellence Award and twice awarded the Best of Houzz for Customer Service.

San Francisco, CA(415) 572-3812

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Regan Baker Design

Regan Baker Design is a San Francisco interior architecture and design firm. The firm has been operating for the past 12 years and is run by its founder Regan Baker. Regan leads a team with varied experience gained while working for other firms. The company provides services such as custom cabinet and furniture design, space analysis, and furniture and accessories sourcing. Regan Baker Design also runs a furnishings and accessories shop.

San Francisco, CA(415) 865-9846

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Regard

Regard is a San Francisco interior design firm that offers space planning, renovations, new construction, furniture & accessories, and contractor coordination services. The company also provides a personalized interior design coaching service. The firm’s founder was born and raised in France where she attended the Ecole Boulle design school. Her portfolio includes redecorating work for top hotels like the Ritz in Paris, Meridien in Jakarta, Four Seasons in Mexico City, and the Pullman in Lisbon.

San Francisco, CA(415) 306-4717

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Synthesis Interiors & Color

Synthesis Interiors & Color is an interior design company with expertise in eco-friendly design and color consulting. The Berkeley company focuses on green principles and the use of eco-friendly materials. Services include kitchen and bath remodeling, tile layout, furniture and accessories sourcing, and project management. Synthesis Interiors & Color is certified by Build It Green and is affiliated with the Architects, Designers, and Planners for Social Responsibility and the National Kitchen and Bath Association.

Berkeley, CA(415) 606-1909

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Tucker & Marks

Tucker & Marks was established as an interior design and decorating firm in 1986, but its services have evolved to include landscaping and custom furniture design. The firm provides high-end residential property work to clients throughout mainland US and Hawaii. It has experience working in all environments, completing projects on suburban family homes, country villas, beach houses, and mountain lodges. Founding partner Suzanne Tucker is a nationally respected interior designer who has won many awards.

San Francisco, CA(415) 445-6789

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