Bellwether Landscape Architects
Since 2011, Bellwether principals Todd Yeager and Missy Madden have been working with discerning clients from Texas to North Carolina while bringing a creative approach to landscape architecture and garden design. Bellwether Landscape Architects is a boutique custom residential design firm that showcases a team of professionally seasoned and academically trained landscape architects. Todd and Missy enjoy creating spaces that complement interiors and architecture. Missy was recently named one of Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles’ 15 Under 40, and Bellwether’s work has been featured in publications including Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles, Landscape Architect Magazine and Garden & Gun.
J.P. Curran is a registered architect and member of the AIA. He studied at the University of Notre Dame, where he earned a Bachelor of Architecture in 2002. In 2005 he joined the decorated architecture firm Historical Concepts, where his classical training and broad exposure to Southern architecture was a natural fit. He founded Curran and Company Architects in 2014 and is currently working on projects in Georgia, Virginia, and North Carolina. The firm specializes in creating authentic architecture with a range of styles and contemporary spaces suited for modern living.
Barbara Heath and Associates
Barbara Heath of B.B. Heath and Associates, formerly known as The Mercantile, was raised in Chicago and formed her love for interior design during her childhood, when she played “doll house” at the famous “Trend House” at Marshall Field’s on State Street. She officially began her design business eight years ago and quickly became an award-winning designer. She and her associates pride themselves on helping clients realize their own dreams. B.B. Heath and Associates’ designs aim to understand the needs of their clients, coupling quality products with refined aesthetics. Their work has been published both locally and nationally, and their clients are scattered throughout the United States and internationally.
Amy Morris Interiors
An Atlanta native, Amy Morris founded her full-service design firm with her trademark philosophy: “simplifying adds a level of elegance.” After graduating from the Art Institute of Atlanta with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Interior Design, Amy interned with the renowned Gandy-Peace firm. She then went to work for Barbara Westbrook of Westbrook Interiors. Amy opened up her own design firm in 2005. Together with her talented team, Amy has transformed interior spaces for customers across the country. Specializing in transitional design, she’s known for sophisticated, traditional interiors with a fresh twist.
Cloth & Kind
CLOTH & KIND is a nationally recognized residential and commercial interior design firm led by principals Tami Ramsay and Krista Nye Schwartz, with office locations in Athens, Georgia, and Ann Arbor, Michigan. The pair is renowned for their collaborative approach to the design process and for their ability to create spaces with history and heart, with story and substance. Each project is layered with a meticulous mix of one-of-a-kind finds and finishes and a heavy dose of unique and custom textiles, curated art and furnishings. CLOTH & KIND’s design aesthetic is always classic and patinaed, with a modern vibe and a worldly influence.
For more than two decades B.D. Jeffries has served as Buckhead’s premier lifestyle and home décor boutique. Their reputation as the quality source for fine alligator and crocodile accessories propelled owners Brad and Debbie Weitz to expand the business and concentrate on their true passion for home décor and interiors. B.D. Jeffries’ carefully curated collection of refined home furnishings, one-of kind accessories, stylish accents and elegant housewares offers the sophisticated customer special pieces sure to compliment every style. The store offers a collection unlike any other, a staff that takes pride in outstanding customer service and in-home design consultation to those looking to update, style or furnish a new or existing home.
Huff Harrington Home
Kitchen & Screen Porch
What happens when two committed Francophiles, art lovers and design junkies get together over a bottle of red wine? Huff Harrington Fine Art, a gallery with a little je ne sais quoi is born, followed a few years later by its décor sibling, Huff Harrington Home. Ann Huff was raised in Geneva, Switzerland, lived in France and speaks flawless French. She’s armed with a Bachelor of Arts in art history from Swarthmore College, and her art and design career blossomed when she began selling original French art from her Atlanta home. Meg Harrington grew up with a suitcase in one hand and a passport in the other—which grew into a love of art and all things décor-related. Their home furnishings boutique is filled to the brim with French antiques, one-of-a-kind furnishings, accessories and plenty of life’s little necessities—all with a little ooh-la-la thrown in.
Dillard Pierce Design Associates
Dillard Pierce Design Associates came from the merging of two established interior design firms, Dillard Design Group and Pierce Design Associates. Headed by Christy Dillard Kratzer and Heidi Pierce, Dillard Pierce Design Associates now represents a combination of creativity, energy and professional talent. With a focus on classic design, fine detailing, and customization, Dillard Pierce works within a range of styles to meet the needs and fit the lifestyle of each client, and their portfolio includes residential, corporate, hospitality, medical and retail projects. Under the name Dillard Pierce Collection, Christy and Heidi also design a line of high-end home furnishings and accessories that are produced in their Atlanta studio.
Lauren deLoach Interiors
An Atlanta native, Lauren DeLoach embraces timeless Southern design with a fresh approach. Finding inspiration in architecture, antiques and art, Lauren combines comfortable with classic to bring her updated traditional style to residences across the South. A sense of history in a home is a key element in Lauren’s philosophy. She works with clients to blend their family heirlooms with updated designs and fabrics to make each project truly one of a kind. She began refining her design aesthetic while studying at the College of Charleston and then later in art school at the University of Georgia.
Founded in 2002, Lauren DeLoach Interiors has evolved into a full-service design firm whose projects have been featured in Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles and Traditional Home.
Entry Gallery, Stairway Hall & Powder
Interior designer Lyndsy Woods is known for combining interior and exterior design elements to reflect the architectural quality a home deserves. A Cape Cod native and Savannah College of Art and Design graduate, her design style reflects clean lines, natural materials and simple color palettes. Lyndsy is able to pursue her passion for creating spaces that balance function and style by leading her own company, L Kae Interiors, Inc, which was established in 2009. Recently named one of Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles’ 15 under 40 and selected as “Best Kitchen and Bath Designer” by Atlanta Home Improvement Magazine, Woods continues to create spaces that mix function, comfort and timeless design.
Shayelyn Woodbery Interiors
Atlanta native Shayelyn Woodbery was a founding partner of Penna Design before launching her eponymous design firm, Shayelyn Woodbery Interiors, in 2010. The firm specializes in high-end residential design and is versed in projects of all natures — classic, modern, transitional — and approaches each project with the intention to create a cohesive design plan that reflects clients’ lifestyle and taste and will serve them for years to come. Shayelyn has done extensive work throughout the Southeast, and her projects encompass new construction, renovation and commercial endeavors.
Jason Mitchell graduated from Bauder College with a degree in interior design and today specializes in both residential and commercial design. After joining J Ansel Designs in 2005 he went on to work with Michel Boyd of SmithBoyd Interiors, where he has been a project manager since 2010. From initial planning to final installation, timeless design is key, and for Jason design is not just an aesthetic; it is a lifestyle. Since joining SmithBoyd Interiors, Jason has assisted in designing each project to cultivate a personal and collected atmosphere.
Stuart Pliner Design
Stuart Pliner, the principal of Atlanta-based Stuart Pliner Design, creates environments that are specific to his clients’ unique tastes and desired results. Stuart, known for his refined sense of scale and proportion, understands the architecture of space and how to use it in the most purposeful and beautiful way for everyday living. His work has been featured in Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles, Fine Furnishings International Magazine and Modern Luxury Interiors Atlanta, and he received the ASID’s Excellence Award for a single space in 2013.