San Francisco, CA
Why use a designer?
Designers help keep you focused, provide experience from past projects, encourage you to experiment with color, texture, and space planning in ways you would not have imagined. And when it comes to my personal philosophy, they help to create the space that represents those who inhabit it.
You are best known for:
Creating spaces that tell a story.
Your style in 3 words:
Balanced, Intriguing, Warm.
What is your number one design tip?
Try something you swore you weren’t going to!
Kristin has been inspired by architects, designers and artists from around the world. She is a passionate traveler, writer, and cook, who believes that exposing oneself to new experiences is essential to maintaining a fresh outlook on design.
Her formal training includes interior design at Pratt Institute in New York as well as furniture design at Danmark’s Designskole. Over the course of her career Kristin has worked with furniture companies, like Restoration Hardware and From the Source to curate visual brand directives, tradeshows, products, events and spaces. She also loves the personal interaction and collaboration of working with private clients on residences and commercial spaces.
Kristin is a firm believer in the architect Louis Sullivan’s philosophy, “form follows function” and designs spaces that are honest. She strives to create meaningful, functional, and stylish spaces. Designing something that is warm and inviting is key for Kristin, as she wants people to feel relaxed and welcome in any space she creates.