With the picturesque Rocky Mountains as a backdrop, the architecture of Salt Lake City mixes a perfect blend of outdoor aesthetic with indoor modernity. It takes a very talented eye to combine the treasures of this city with the design for a calm room, but SLC has plenty of talented eyes.
Listed here, in no particular order, are 15 of the best. Is your favorite designer listed here? Vote for them in the poll below!
From the furniture to the lighting, and everything in between, Jacqueline seeks to ensure her clients are satisfied with every detail of their design. Her favorite part of working as a designer is helping her clients create spaces they are proud to show off. She believes that one’s home should reflect their individuality. And this exemplary service is why she is so highly regarded in the industry.
The elements of interior design is something she has been involved in for most of her life. As the daughter of a real estate developer, Brooksby found her inherent talent for creating beautiful, inspiring spaces while building a detailed construction knowledge base. While her office is located in St. George, many of the projects on which she works are in the greater Salt Lake area.
Since starting his own firm, Lisman has become one of the most respected names in the business; not just in Salt Lake City, but nationwide. He has not only tackled many residential design projects, but commercial, restaurants, and even aircraft. This wide range of experience has helped him become a most trustworthy name, and he is even a writer and public speaker; he focuses on design trends in the industry.
While she certainly has expertise in interior design, her forte is in home staging. She often works on homes being sold for millions of dollars, and helps guide her clients through the process of preparing their homes for sale. This includes any new construction or remodeling the homeowners may undertake before listing. She works all throughout Utah, and has been awarded “Best Interior Design” by Salt Lake County Parade of Homes.
Born and raised in Utah, Hemsley is a “home grown” boy who loves Utah and the surrounding areas. He has a passion for the industry, and loves meeting every need of his clients. He strives to create the home of their dreams, and seeks to ensure that they have access to the very best brands for their home. His expertise in the industry is what has helped his firm become one of the most reliable in the area.
An artist since childhood, Wallis has been an architect in trade and is a designer at heart. She is also one of the best in her field when it comes to understanding spacial relationships, which means she is very good at being able to tell how a bare room is going to look upon completion of a project. She always works in collaboration with her clients to help them in whatever area they need.
Having lived in Japan, studied in New York, and living in Salt Lake City, other cultures certainly creep into her designs. Her designs are subtle and compromising, subconsciously evoking the experiences she’s had in other parts of the world. Combining different aesthetics is her mission, and along with blending modern and vintage materials, is a big reason why she started her own firm in 2008.
Zeigler already had 10 years experience in design and remodeling before forming her own company in 2008. After receiving her degree from Michigan State University, she came to Salt Lake where she current President of the Intermountain Chapter of ASID (American Society of Interior Designers). Her work is known for being very detailed, and has been featured in many publications, including Utah Style & Design.
For almost 15 years, Sorento Design has offered construction design as well as furnishing and decor for both residential and commercial properties. Smith creates spaces that reflect the personalities and lifestyles for each family, while designing homes that are extraordinary, yet inviting. While she specializes in mountain-style homes, it is her versatility that leaves her clients raving about her work.
While she started her own firm less than two years ago, she already has more than ten years experience with interior design. And she uses that experience as a means to apply her expertise to all areas of any project her clients may bring to her; from new construction to consulting and just about everything in between, her diverse talents are one reason why she is so highly recommended in the Salt Lake area.
The main thing that Glenn likes to remind her clients, both through word and action, is that design projects are supposed to be fun. She also likes to mix and match, employing the use of vintage antiques with modern decorations to create a truly satisfying room. Her talent and professionalism set her apart and make her one of the more sought after designers in Salt Lake City.
Offering highly customized interior design services for new and existing spaces, Hobbs takes care of the details that create luxurious living environments. She believes that great design combines aesthetics and functionality, and she has experience in both residential and commercial design. Her abilities have led to her being featured in many publications, including Utah Style & Design.
For Adair, the best part of working a design project is the beginning; she loves taking the bare bones of a room and turning it into something of which her clients can be proud. She believes that success has been achieved when a room feels complete without furniture. Since co-founding her firm, Opal Design Group, she has been a part of a team that has won Houzz awards for customer satisfaction two years in a row.
At her firm, The Design House, she believes in developing close, personal relationships with her clients. Through these relationships she can create a design that truly fits her clients’ personality, rather than have gaudy decorations that don’t quite fit with their plans. Thompson always seeks to deliver a well thought out design that’s beautiful but also functional for everyday life.
Having studied in Virginia and worked in New York before starting her own firm in Salt Lake, Galbreath has a lot of experience in the industry. She believes that whether you are at a favorite restaurant, an inspiring shop, or a beautiful hotel, the visceral reaction you have to a place can dictate your experience there. This mindset helps her create stunning designs to fit every budget.