Niche Interiors Journal

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

Chad Stark’s Insider Rug Secrets

Selecting hand knotted rugs is one of the highlights of our job as interior designers! The beauty of a handmade rug is unparalleled, from the subtle variations in the knots to the way the light catches the silk fibers....

L.A.’s Most Instagram-Worthy Design Shops

We headed to Los Angeles earlier this month on a whirlwind interior design sourcing trip and returned with plenty of inspiration and new finds! On our hunt for one-of-a-kind, vintage, and handmade furniture and accessories we discovered a few...

Elle Decor Features Our ‘Mad Men’ Orinda Ranch!

We are thrilled to share Elle Decor’s House Tour of one of our recent projects – a mid-century ranch remodel in the East Bay! Niche Interiors was tasked with reviving a classic 1950’s ranch home which fell victim to...

San Francisco Design Center Spotlight: HEWN

We’re excited to kick off our new Showroom Spotlight series – highlighting the personalities and inspiration behind some of our favorite trade showrooms in the San Francisco Design Center! First up, Jeff Holt and Peter West, the savvy, stylish...

Modern Luxury Interiors: Greener Pastures

We’re thrilled to see our Principal Designer Jennifer Jones’ eco-friendly home featured in the February issue of Modern Luxury Interiors magazine! Take a sneak peek at the highlights below… While a formal design would have made sense with the...

Inside Look: Porter Teleo Wallpaper

We’re excited to give you an inside look at Porter Teleo – a beautiful, graphic collection of handmade textiles and wall coverings. Porter Teleo is the brain child of abstract artist Kelly Porter and interior designer Bridgett Cochran, who...

Must-Know Bay Area Makers

What better way to kick off the New Year than with some inspiring new creations from local Bay Area designers!  We curated a few of our favorite recent discoveries for handmade goods for the home – the perfect way to...

Reimagining a Peninsula Estate

After purchasing a charming 1920’s home on an idyllic property in the Peninsula, our clients called in Niche Interiors and Andrew Mann Architecture to reimagine the space for their growing family. Andrew’s team improved the flow of the house,...

Petite Pacific Heights Foyer

This tiny project packs a big punch! We transformed our client’s foyer in Pacific Heights from a dark space to a bright and happy entry. New hardwood stairs, a fresh coat of Benjamin Moore White Dove, and graphic tiles...

5 Essential Books for Home Decorating Inspiration

We were recently invited to Pinterest to meet the legendary Diane Keaton and hear all about the inspiration behind her new book, The House That Pinterest Built! What an incredible opportunity to meet such a force of nature  –...