Stephanie Schroeder

about Stephanie

Hometown: Laramie, Wyoming

Alma Mater: Montana State University, Go Bobcats!

Degree: M. of Arch

Design Experience: Private residential design in Big Sky, Montana and high rise residential design, commercial design and private residential design with Whitehall Interiors.

Favorite Project: Private residence in Montauk, NY

Design Style: Modern minimalism meets Scandinavian meets industrial.

Best Design Advice: Less is more

Go-to Materials: Hand finished metal and honed Pietra Gray marble

Essential Design Element: Statement Lighting

Quote to Live By: Since it’s tattooed on my arm I’d say, “the journey is the destination”.


Cat O'Brien

about Cat

Hometown: Farmington Hills, MI

Alma Mater: Michigan State University

Degree: BA, Interior Design

Design Experience: Custom furniture and millwork design for private residences and commercial spaces; Senior Designer & Project Manager at Whitehall Interiors doing multi-family, commercial and private residential design, and is where I met Steph.

Favorite Project: 1399 Park Avenue & 2 River Park

Design Style: Elegant, tailored, and classic with a contemporary twist.

Best Design Advice: Follow your heart and instincts—don’t worry so much about what everyone else is doing! Don’t be afraid to be a little extra, that’s what makes your space personal and memorable. In short: more is more. This is why Steph and I are a perfect balance!

Go-to Materials: Statement marble, warm wood, and a touch of bronze

Essential Design Element: Lighting and contrast

Quote to Live By: “It's great to be here. It's great to be anywhere.”