Niche Interiors Journal

Follow along as we share our latest design obsessions, decorating tips, and local San Francisco finds.

Triple Win: San Francisco Interior Design Awards!

We were thrilled to take home three ASID Design Excellence Awards from our California North Chapter this month! The competition was judged anonymously by members of other ASID chapters, with winners selected based on functionality, creativity, originality and the...

Behind the Design: Custom Furniture

We are excited to share photos of two of our latest projects in San Francisco! While each home differed in size and style, both projects challenged us to flex our problem-solving muscles to create customized furniture solutions for our clients....

Wine Country Office Reveal!

We finally have photos of our satellite office renovation to share! We turned a neglected 1920's cottage in Glen Ellen into a charming meeting and workspace for our projects in Wine Country. 

3 Simple Ways to Green Your Home

With so much information at our fingertips it can be overwhelming to figure out which lifestyle changes would have the most positive impact on our planet and health.  We wanted to highlight a few simple, attainable changes that you...

Why Hire a Designer Early? San Francisco Architects Weigh In

As a high-end residential interior designer, we find that many of our clients are unsure about which stage of the architectural process to engage a design firm. We thought it was the perfect opportunity to open up a dialogue with...

Inside San Francisco’s Hottest New Gallery!

Our team recently enjoyed an inspiring private tour of the newly opened Carpenters Workshop Gallery in SOMA. It's located on the mezzanine of the Saint Joseph’s Arts Society – a new arts space housed in a 1913 Romanesque Revival...

Customizing a Napa Prefab

Our prefab project in Napa is packed full of customized touches! This was a unique challenge for Niche – to work within the constraints of a prefab home, while pushing boundaries to make it feel tailored and personalized for...

Gift Guide for Bay Area Design Lovers!

The gift giving season is upon us! We've pulled together a few of our favorite presents for the home decor lover on your list. Bonus: You can purchase all of these goodies from local San Francisco boutiques and makers. Happy...

Showroom Spotlight: De Sousa Hughes

Next up in our Showroom Spotlight series – an interview with Erik Hughes and Geoffrey De Sousa, the owners of the acclaimed De Sousa Hughes Showroom in the San Francisco Design Center. De Sousa is our first stop for...

Sourcing Secrets: Our Top Finds for Fall

We’ve been busy designing some incredible homes this summer in Hillsborough, Atherton, and San Francisco! Our team has scoured furniture showrooms in San Francisco and L.A. for the best finds and we’re excited to share a few of our...