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Bennett Leifer Interiors

New York, NY

Bennett Leifer Interiors is an award winning interior design firm known for blending sophisticated color palettes, historical references and whimsical concepts to create uniquely tailored interiors. The firm creates livable, elegant and artful designs which have grown to include private residences, model units and developer project interiors, executive suites and brand campaigns.

The firm’s Principal Designer, Bennett Leifer, was exposed to Fine Art, Architecture and Interior Design from a young age. He pursued an education in Art History and Business at Skidmore College, which helped him develop both an artistic eye and a thorough understanding of the business side of design. Throughout his career he has worked on projects of all sizes, scopes and styles and has experience working on projects globally including New York City, Southampton, Los Angeles, Aspen, Hong Kong and Paris.

In August of 2013, following a decade of success in the Interior Design industry, his eponymous New York-based firm was founded, specializing in timeless interiors that are true collaborations between the firm and its clients. Most recently the firm was named Lux Deco’s "Top 50 Interior Designers to Know in 2019", Bloomingdales’ “2019 Home Mix Master”, as well as Ocean Home Magazine’s “Top Coastal Designers of 2019”.

In 2018 the firm was added to the Elle Décor A-List, as well as named one of Ocean Home Magazine’s “Top Coastal Interior Designers of 2018”.

Prior honors include Ocean Home Magazine’s “50 Top Interior Designers of 2016”, the Design and Decoration Building’s “2015 Stars on the Rise” award, the IFDA’s “2015 Rising Star” award, House Beautiful Magazine’s “Next Wave 2015” recipient and Traditional Home Magazine’s “2015 Rising Stars of Design” recipient. In May 2015, Bennett was a featured designer at the Kips Bay Decorator Show House.

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