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This is your time. Your place in the sun. Maybe you have just purchased that vacation home that you have been dreaming about and saving for. Maybe you are making an exciting change - such as relocation or retirement. Maybe you have inherited a family property and are excited, but a bit overwhelmed, to reimagine the home for the next generation while honoring the previous one.

My clients tend to find our firm at these times of transition. They are ready for the next chapter, but have too much on their already-busy plates to tackle a design project alone. They know what they like – and don’t like! -- but don’t know how to bring their vision to life.

That’s where I come in.

Design should be joyous, not overwhelming. And it is fun, with the right person at your side. Our proven systems allow you to enjoy the process while together we craft an aesthetic, implement it, cross off that checklist, and deliver an end result that exceeds your (admittedly high) expectations. Our clients tend to expect a lot – of themselves and the people they work with. If that sounds like you – you are in the right place. I set a high bar for myself and my team, too, so we will get along just great.

Ready for a home that nurtures you, inspires you, and reflects your personality? I’ve got you - and I’ve got oodles of great ideas plus the resources to bring them to life. 

Considering a renovation, but don’t know where to begin and you feel like there a gazillion decisions to make? You’re right. There are. But I’ve done this once or twice – or, actually, dozens of times. For myself and my clients…so you can relax as I guide you from start to finish.

Just bought a vacation home and ready to enjoy it, like, now? Can we just get to the part where you are floating in the pool and enjoying a margarita, already? You bet. We have a program for that, too.

  • 01. New Construction
    In a ground-up construction project, CKI collaborates with you and your team, including architects and contractors, to create a spectacular home that reflects your personality and lifestyle. CKI can integrate with your existing team or we can introduce you to the trusted and talented architects, contractors and other professionals that we work with frequently.Our comprehensive process takes care of every detail from concept to installation, while still giving you approval of overall style and budget. Our new construction process includes: -Space planning -All materials, plumbing, hardware and decorative lighting selections -Custom furniture and millwork design -Detailed AutoCAD documentation -All furniture, art, and accessory selections -Construction administration and coordination -Purchasing, procurement, and installation
  • 02. Renovations
    With a wealth of experience updating older homes from a variety of eras, from Spanish Colonial to Midcentury Modern, CKI is poised to unlock your home’s potential. We delivery personal, beautiful, functional spaces that honor the best of the past while reflecting how people live today. Our renovation services include: -Interior architectural programming, planning, and design - Interior architectural programming, planning, and designing selections - Kitchen and bathroom renovation design -Detailed AutoCAD documentation - Detailed AutoCAD documentation with a licensed engineering firm) - Construction administration and coordination - Landscape, pool, and hardscape design - Renovation projects include furniture, accessory and art selection
  • 03. Furnishings, Art, & Accessories
    Perhaps you just purchased a newly-built or newly-remodeled home and need to make it your own? That’s what we do, and we love a blank canvas. We get to know you and your preferences to deliver thoughtful spaces that reflect your uniquestyle, filtered through the lens of the Christopher Kennedy aesthetic. Our clients tend to prefer luxury that isn’t precious; they want everyone to be welcome and comfortable–kids, pets, and that clumsy friend who tends to spill their wine. Decorating services generally include: - Furniture plans to scale in AutoCAD - A mix of custom pieces and“ready-to-wear”furnishings from a variety of sources and manufacturers - Some vintage furniture and décor, when requested and appropriate - Outdoor furnishings-Artwork and accessories - Purchasing, procurement, and installation

Our Services

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With over fifteen years in business, our ongoing mission is to solve our clients’ design problems in an organized, inspiring, and stress-free manner. Every step of the way, our team will work closely with you to ensure your new build, renovation, or furnishings experience is exceptional. We cut through the clutter while distilling down the deluge of decisions, allowing you to be meaningfully involved while freeing you up to do what you do best.

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