The interior design opportunities are endless in Las Vegas. The city is famous worldwide for its award-winning decorated casinos and hotels and is now growing into a city for starting a family and growing old. Now, more than ever, Las Vegas is opening itself up to more interior design work.
Over the past six years, Las Vegas has been making long strides to make the city more inviting for new homebuyers – and it’s paying off. Zillow has named Las Vegas number four on the best cities for new homebuyers list. With a growing amount of people moving to Las Vegas, interior design is seeing new heights.
The Las Vegas Design Center is known for hosting multiple design and construction events. Industry leaders are beginning to arrive from all over the globe and are cultivating an environment where exceptional design has no boundaries.
With such a big market, there are obviously an extreme amount of interior designers and decorators in Las Vegas, but this list will give you some of the top designers – in no particular order.
With a career that has spanned over forty years, Roger Thomas is best known for his work on resort hotels and casinos. He spent 20 years with Atlandia Design and designed the interiors of The Mirage, Treasure Island, and the Bellagio Resort. He is the executive vice president for Wynn Design and Development. With them, he decorated the interiors of Wynn Las Vegas. He graduated from The School of the Museum of Fine Art and continued his education with A BFA in Art History from Tufts Univerity. His work has been published in Architectural Digest and Elle.
Before opening a retail home accessory store in Laguna Beach, Jill worked for several prominent design firms in Newport Beach and Los Angeles. She moved to Las Vegas in 1998, to design and coordinate model home projects. In 2004, she opened Inside Style – a full-service residential interior design firm.
By her twenties, Peggy was creating memorable and unique spaces. Before she opened her first design firm in New York, Peggy spent fifteen years in the corporate world which give her invaluable business skills. Once transitioning to Las Vegas, Peggy and her team created an entertainment suite for a Vegas headliner. Scinta Designs, Peggy’s firm, specializes in designing luxury vacation homes.
Jill Thompson is the daughter of designer Milton Homer and always finds inspiration in her surroundings. She attended the University of Utah, while attending school she worked in the family showroom and attended furniture markets with her father. Jill has a special, long-lasting relationship with the leading industry companies and contacts. These relationships are due to her background as an interior designer, furniture buyer, and showroom owner. She is the owner of Jill Thompson Desing. Her company gives functional spaces that reflect their clients’ styles.
Heather attended Bellevue College in 2005 and completed a FIDER Accredited Design Program while there. In 2007, she co-founded Inhabit Design, with partner Michelle DiMauro. She sketches hand-colored renderings for her full-service clients. The work of Inhabit has been featured in H&D Magazine, Las Vegas Review-Journal, and las Vegas Business Press.
Cary is a graduate of the Parsons School of Design in New York City. He moved to Las Vegas in 1998 and brought his New York city flair with him. His sophisticated style earned him a big reputation. His work has seen numerous publications featured in Luxury, Fine Interiors, and las Vegas Life.
Alice’s career spans over 20 years and has a great deal of experience in high-end and corporate interior design. In 1987, Alice founded Interior Motives which specializes in the needs of contractors, developers, and homeowners. She graduated from the Interior Design Institute. She was awarded the Design Excellence Award by ASID. In 2011, she was awarded “Designer of the Year” by Las Vegas Design Center.
Lisa is a former fashion brand ambassador and hospitality manager. She has always understood that customer service is the key to client trust and repeat business. She has a company called All Por Ju that offers a wide range of design services from space planning to personal shopping. Her aim is to blend her clients’ passion for creativity by implementing it into every environment. She holds a degree in Kinesiological Sciences and works as a volunteer for Lied Discovery Children’s Museum fundraising gala.