Roses are red, violets are blue, it’s still winter in Hamilton and… Ugh, writer’s block! Where’s the inspiration when you need it most?
Now that Valentine’s Day is here, you can take a break from that home renovation project that you *pinky promised* you’ll get done this year and spend some special time with your special someone.
Don’t worry, we got your back! We know how complex such a project can get and we know that you don’t know where to start. We’ve handpicked these awesome interior designers in Hamilton that can help you carry on with your remodel project and ultimately create that beautiful, cozy place you’ve dreamt of for so long.
What started as a small design studio in 2010 has become one of Hamilton’s top interior design firms. Charles MacIntosh, the driving force behind the Branch Design concept, is a regular contributor to Hamilton Interiors Magazine with his column called Tales from the Renovation and Other Life Lessons.
Habermehl Design Group
Founded in 1996 out of media darling Alison Habermehl’s love for design, fashion and art, Habermehl Design Group is all about combining classic aesthetics with a modern point of view. The team of professionals here takes pride in collaborating with their clients in the initial creative process to ensure their finished space is livable and beautiful, yet always appears chic and effortless.
Also known as Coco & Jack, this full service interior design firm is run by husband and wife team Steve and Alyssa Terpstra, both combining their passion for business and management with their shared love for design and space planning. At Wieske Design, each project is timeless and functional, tailored to the clients’ specific needs. Have a look at their amazing portfolio, it speaks for itself!
This is Hamilton’s go-to home staging and design firm. Committed to showing their clients the difference Absolute Simplicity can make, the firm is committed to transforming any space into a sophisticated elegant design with endless creativity and an abundance of experience. Their services also include interior decorating, home staging consultation, furniture rental, color consultation, renovations, and personal home décor shopping.
Brooke Butler Design
Providing services from residential interior design to sourcing bespoke pieces of furniture, lighting and home accessories, this company was founded by Ontario native and Parsons School of Design graduate Brooke Butler. After a brief internship with one of Canada’s leading design firms, Sarah Richardson Design, Brooke spent some time as a design associate with Barnard & Speziale, where she specialized in high-end interiors. Brooke went on to start her own business, where she focuses on bringing inspiration to design and making the experience as professional and enjoyable as possible.
Owner Isabelle Tremblay has over two decades of experience decorating, and has a great asset in her ability to help clients discover their own style. It is often the case that an interior design project is made difficult by clients not being able to focus their vision for their rooms. Interior designers and decorators that can help them do that are truly exceptional, and Decor Isabelle has proven this ability, time and again.
Bortolotto Design Architect
Tania Bortolotto’s firm is recognized regionally and nationally as an emerging practice that strives to achieve design excellence and smart design solutions while also implementing technological and sustainable advancements in architecture. The team of professionals at Bortolotto Design Architect strongly believes that the way our interior spaces are designed can have a profound impact on our happiness, health and well-being.
Niche for Design
Niche for Design’s goal is to create spaces that are reflective of you, the client—and they do that by simplifying the renovation process and creating a collaborative environment with clients. The firm’s services cover everything from environmental branding for businesses and material selection, to custom design and space planning, permit and construction drawings, specification, budgeting, project coordination and purchasing.
Susan Burns Design and Interiors
Led by in-demand interior stylist Susan Burns, this firm’s portfolio reflects the owner’s personal aesthetic and the pursuit for simplicity, elegance and authenticity. By blending a warm modern appeal with contemporary antiques, the professionals at Susan Burns Design and Interiors transform spaces and restore balance to modern lives, inside and outside of the home.
Robson Hallford Design
Founded by Daintry Robson and Erin Hallford – two designers with over 20 years of combined experience, Robson Hallford Design is a Hamilton-based residential interior design firm that specializes in home renovations and new construction. They truly believe that any home deserves to be beautiful and comfortable, so their goal is to achieve a well-curated, loved space that reflects the client’s personal vision and lifestyle.
This boutique firm is committed to providing unique and fresh interior design solutions for any project, whether it’s a complex renovation or a simple room updo. With “form follows function” set as a mantra, KMSalter Design was founded by Krista Marie Salter—an accredited member of the Canadian Decorator’s Association and a Pro Member of the Houzz Community—whose education covers Fine Arts, Art History and Interior Design.
Creating Contrast Designs
“Change is a good thing… but getting there can be challenging” – so if you’re up for the challenge, this is your go-to firm. Creating Contrast Designs promises a journey—whether it involves a thorough renovation or simply a redesign of a corner of your home—that doesn’t have to be complicated and stressful, but is exciting and rewarding instead.
Sarah Henderson Interiors
Sarah Henderson founded her company after spending nearly four years renovating and redecorating her Tudor-style home in Hamilton—“it was a labour of love,” she says, and we strongly agree. Just have a look at Sarah’s amazing body of work and you’ll immediately fall in love with her style!
Arc Interior Design
This multidisciplinary design firm offers interior design services for both residential and commercial spaces. And Arc Interior Design’s mission is simple: to create interior spaces that are distinctive and have outstanding quality and individuality. From hourly consultations to complete project management services, the firm ensures that every project is handled with precision, professionalism, attention to detail, exceptional customer service and expert project management skills.
Founded by accredited interior decorator May Harrington, Harrington Interiors mixes the latest trends and fashions with unique design concepts to develop intelligent space planning solutions that ultimately inspire clients to relish the place they call home.