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List of Famous Interior Designers

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List of famous interior designers, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top interior designers in the world? This includes the most prominent interior designers, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable interior designers is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic interior designers were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned interior designers.

List features people like Frank Lloyd Wright, Bobby Trendy.

From reputable, prominent, and well known interior designers to the lesser known interior designers of today, these are some of the best professionals in the interior designer field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous interior designers ever?" and "What are the names of famous interior designers?" then you're in the right place. {#nodes}
  • Frank Lloyd Wright was an American architect, interior designer, writer, and educator, who designed more than 1,000 structures, 532 of which were completed. Wright believed in designing structures...  more

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  • Raymond John Muro, also known as Bobby Trendy, is an American interior decorator, fashion designer and television personality best known for his appearance on The Anna Nicole Show. Muro grew up in...  more
  • Charles William "Billy" Haines (January 2, 1900 – December 26, 1973), known professionally as William Haines, was an American film actor and interior designer. Haines was discovered by a talent scout...  more
  • David Reed Bromstad (born August 17, 1973) is an American designer and television personality. In 2006, he became the winner of the debut season of HGTV Design Star. He is the host of his own...  more
  • Philippe Starck is a French designer who has become widely known since the start of his career in the 1980s for his interior, product, industrial and architectural design work....  more
  • Vern Yip (born June 27, 1968, in Hong Kong) is an American interior designer based in Atlanta, Georgia. He periodically appeared on TLC's Trading Spaces through its fourth season, and was known for...  more
  • Twinkle Khanna (born Twinkle Jatin Khanna on 29 December 1974 in Mumbai) is an Indian author, newspaper columnist, film producer, former film actress and interior designer. Her latest book, Pyjamas...  more
  • Laurence Roderick Llewelyn-Bowen (born 11 March 1965) is a British self-styled "homestyle consultant" and television personality best known for his appearances on the BBC programme Changing Rooms...  more
  • Hugh Geoffroy Millais (23 December 1929 – 4 July 2009) was a British author and actor known for his film collaborations with director Robert Altman....  more
  • Elsie Mackay (c. 1893– c. 13 March 1928) was a British actress, interior decorator and pioneering aviator who died attempting to cross the Atlantic Ocean with Walter G. R. Hinchliffe in a single...  more
  • Madonna Louise Ciccone (, Italian: [tʃikˈkoːne]; born August 16, 1958) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and businesswoman. Referred to as the "Queen of Pop" since the 1980s, Madonna is...  more
  • Lorenzo "Renzo" Mongiardino (Italian pronunciation: [(lo)ˈrɛntso mondʒarˈdiːno]; 12 May 1916 – 16 January 1998) was an Italian architect, interior designer and production designer. He was nominated...  more
  • Diana Rudsten is the founder and owner of Zaragoza, a design and antiques shop in San Anselmo, California....  more
  • Raymond McGrath was an Australian-born architect and interior designer who for the greater part of his career was Principal Architect for the Office of Public Works in Ireland....  more
  • Nina Petronzio (born October 15, 1979) is a Canadian American interior and furniture designer, and actress. An ASID Industry member, she is best known for her high-end, Transitional style interior...  more
  • Karyn Layvonne White (born October 14, 1965) is an American singer who was popular during the late 1980s and early 1990s. She is known for several hit singles including "Superwoman" (1988), "Love Saw...  more
  • Michael Chow (simplified Chinese: 周英华; traditional Chinese: 周英華; pinyin: Zhōu Yīnghuá; born 7 March 1939) is a Chinese-born British-American restaurateur, interior designer, and former actor. He is...  more
  • Kahi Lee (born 30 December 1979) is an interior designer and television host. She was born in Washington, DC and raised in Palos Verdes Estates, California. Kahi has appeared as an interior design...  more
  • Tessa Georgina Kennedy, FIIDA is a British interior designer, whose clients include multi-national corporations, royalty, celebrities and many European hotels, restaurants and clubs. Her elopement...  more
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  • Afroditi Krassa

    Afroditi Krassa (born 1974) is a British Product Designer and Interior Designer and founded her own design consultancy Afroditi Krassa LTD in 2002 in London. Krassa was educated at Central St Martins...  more
  • Dvira Ovadia

    Dvira Ovadia (born 1979 in Israel) is a television personality and an award winning/celebrity designer. She is best known as winning the 2007 show called From The Ground Up with Debbie Travis season...  more