Market season means contemporary inspiration! Our well-liked design collaboration program, My Rowe Design, is an thrilling partnership between Rowe Furnishings & Robin Bruce and a choose group of a few of the most influential voices in inside design right now. This fall, we’re bringing it again to market with the proficient designers behind RailiCA Design, Max Humphrey, and Laura U Design Collective, difficult them to make use of their distinctive views to showcase their Rowe customized furnishings favorites in their very own particular person areas. Every of them was impressed by the alternatives for personalisation and variety of cloth choices within the Rowe & Robin Bruce strains, in addition to the general high quality of the Rowe expertise. As all the time, our designers stepped as much as ship beautiful outcomes! Learn on for an introduction to our My Rowe Designers, and a sneak peek at their collections earlier than they debut at market!
About Raili Clasen | RailiCA Design
Raili Clasen turned a dynamic background within the surf business and vogue business right into a profession in inside design when she launched her personal full-service design agency. RailiCA Design makes a speciality of new building, full remodels, and “the occasional cool classic cottage renovation.” Raili’s signature California type is brimming with colour and liveliness, drawing on surf tradition, assertion artwork items, and classic stylish. Her ardour for design, in addition to her eye for vogue, is obvious in each area she creates. RailiCA Design’s initiatives have been featured in high design publications together with Architectural Digest, Home Stunning and Dwell.
On her signature type…
My type was as soon as described as inside design with a wink. I cherished that description. I additionally positively get a ton of inspiration from industrial areas reminiscent of lodge lobbies, retail idea outlets, and bars & eating places. Among the most intelligent design particulars are from native espresso outlets the place the homeowners have carried out the design themselves.
Raili’s Go-To Colours: Inexperienced, inexperienced and inexperienced!
Should-Have Room Merchandise: An announcement gentle fixture
Favourite Basic within the Making: Wallpaper. It’s again and right here to remain.
Dream Design Challenge: Boutique lodge! We’re beginning one now in Seattle, and it’s a inventive jackpot.
On why she loves Rowe… They’re so nice! All the things from the kinds to the materials, and most positively the customer support. A real pleasure to work with!
An eclectic set of 4 Oslyn Eating Chairs in mismatched however coordinating materials units the tone for this area — fun-loving, critical however not too critical, relaxed however trendy. We love that Raili carried the identical materials over into the sitting space, the place they seem on a pair of Beckett Chairs and as accent pillows on an informal white Bradford Slipcover Couch, creating a way of continuity and movement. Lastly, the fashionable simplicity and visual wooden grain of our Origin Credenza and Dune Desk give the area a touch of Raili’s retro-modern, California cool vibe.
About Max Humphrey
New Hampshire-born Max Humphrey moved to Los Angeles after graduating from school in Boston to play in a serious label punk rock band. Finally, he pivoted from music and spent ten years designing houses earlier than launching his personal Portland-based design agency in 2016. His signature type is a lived-in, layered look that’s “about understanding who you might be and what you wish to say,” and he believes that each room ought to present indicators of life. Max has been named a Home Stunning Subsequent Wave Designer and one of many nation’s 100 Most Inventive Individuals by Nation Dwelling. His initiatives have been featured in Architectural Digest, Luxe Journal, and The Wall Road Journal.
On his signature type…
Fashionable Cowboy. Additionally, I drink 50 cups of espresso and play video video games and stroll across the grocery store till inspiration hits. I’ve to trick myself into ’not making an attempt’ to give you inventive concepts.
Max’s Go-To Colours: Olive inexperienced | Navy blue | Black & white with pops of pink
Should-Have Room Merchandise: Bowl of kettle corn
Favourite Basic within the Making: “Inside Little one.” Design is simply too critical as of late and we are able to all use a disco ball or inflatable unicorn or two in our houses.
Dream Design Challenge: I’d like to design a laundromat.
On why he loves Rowe… Customer support is every part and my commerce associate at Rowe makes life straightforward for me.
Max’s design idea known as for loads of seating to finish his imaginative and prescient of a hospitality area. True to this concept and to Max’s eclectic signature type, the principle sitting space contains the dramatically tufted Stevens Couch in a deep azure blue and a Madeline Couch in forest inexperienced with elegant gold nail trim, linked by a neutral-toned Ellice Lounger in between. One other standout is our Atticus Chair in wealthy brown leather-based, which creates the Western cabin or lodge really feel that Max was after, however in a method that feels contemporary and trendy reasonably than vintage.
About Laura Umansky | Laura U Design Collective
Laura Umansky is a Houston-based inside designer finest identified for her heat and luxuriously livable interiors. Since founding Laura U Inside Design in 2006, she has helped purchasers all around the globe articulate their distinctive personalities by way of the artwork of remarkable design. Her signature “Classically Present” aesthetic is a contemporary interpretation of iconic kinds, leading to interiors which might be brilliant, daring, and contrasting. In 2020, her agency developed as soon as extra. Now providing residential constructing design providers, the Laura U Design Collective is a multi-disciplinary studio providing a “holistic” strategy to house design.
On her signature type…
My private type spans all modes, from conventional to modern to mid-century. That’s my persona. I’m open-minded, I really like stunning and distinctive items, and I wish to combine them collectively so I by no means must be with out one thing I get pleasure from.
I’ve a romantic view of the world and I’m always absorbing new data by way of each journey. I really like to seek out inspiration in my travels (particularly to Aspen or Rome), in eating places the place the meals and the ambiance mix properly collectively, and in music and artwork, too. I really like architects like Carlo Scarpa and Alvar Aalto, in addition to artists like Marc Chagall and Cy Twombly.
Laura’s Go-To Colours: Black and white (I really like distinction) | Deep oxblood | Heat-hued putty
Should-Have Room Merchandise: One thing vintage or heirloom; actually something that you simply love, whether or not it’s art work, an announcement gentle fixture, or an inherited piece. Simply one thing you couldn’t reside with out!
Favourite Basic within the Making: I don’t have a solution for this one! I strive not to concentrate to something too fashionable.
Dream Design Challenge: I reside to renovate historic houses. My own residence is almost 100 years outdated and we revived it from top-to-bottom. It’s such a exceptional before-and-after, which is what I really like most about historic renovations. I believe it might be extremely rewarding to personally personal and renovate a historic manse with grounds. Assume Downton Abbey. That’s my end-all dream challenge!
On why she loves Rowe… I really like working with Rowe as a result of they provide a limitless collection of stunning materials and textiles. My private type contains many variations, so to have this versatility at such a top quality is a large profit.
Eye-catching watercolor wall murals set the stage for this area, creating a beautiful background in opposition to which her Rowe alternatives actually pop. Laura started her design with the upholstery, deciding on a delicate animal print to pair with the fragile caning on a pair of our Klein Chairs, and a daring, abstracted Moroccan sample on a pair of Wrenn Swivels. One other standout is the Empire Cocktail Desk that anchors the sitting space. “Its scale has simply the correct amount of drama,” says the designer. “It has presence however doesn’t overwhelm the design.”