Designing inspiration: Cecilia Casagrande Interiors elevates spaces through visual storytelling
Cecilia Casagrande Interiors is a women-owned, full-service interior design firm in Brookline, MA. Below, the owner shares some details on their business and the importance of supporting local.
Describe your business in 50 words or less.
Cecilia Casagrande Interiors is a full-service Boston-area design firm specializing in historic home renovations that are infused with expressive color and a modern mix of eclectic treasures designed to bring delight, while intelligently functioning for the many ways we live in our homes. Founded in 2015, Cecilia has stayed true to her thoughtful approach that makes her loyal clients feel inspired, calm, relaxed and healthful, while also utilizing her pragmatic business mind to increase each project’s resale value.
What makes your business unique?
With a background in both social work and hospitality, Cecilia Casagrande is uniquely equipped to truly listen to clients and understands how to execute full-service design projects at the highest level. Cecilia has a lifelong appreciation for great design and the power of interiors from her childhood traveling around the world, visiting hotels with her father who worked in hospitality. With a master’s degree in social work and public health, Cecilia is an expert at listening and connecting with clients to help them articulate what they desire for their home. After successfully renovating several historic properties with significant resale value, Cecilia realized that her lifelong passion for design was worth exploring as a full-time career. Cecilia Casagrande Interiors has earned international acclaim for design projects within the firm’s first five years, including HGTV Designer of the Year, the cover of Boston Globe Magazine, and The Lonny Home book. With an ever-growing, loyal, referral-based clientele Cecilia Casagrande Interiors is a design firm to watch. Based in Brookline, MA and with projects across the country.
What does your business look like?
As a boutique design firm, Cecilia Casagrande Interiors offers full-service interior design, historic renovations, boutique hotel design and real estate investment. The firm crafts a custom design experience that is both creative and seamlessly managed and has an exceptional team of artisans and home professionals, as well as a deep knowledge of the best resources for unique and sustainable furnishings from around the globe.
Why is it important to support businesses like yours?
Interior design to me is personal, practical, and beautiful. When done well it brings a sense of wellbeing. Bringing together beautiful layers of magical lighting, quality furnishings, and eclectic treasures is my passion because I have seen first-hand that design has the power to elevate the every day and tell the story of who we are.
Do you want to say anything to your customers or guests?
It makes me happy to see happy clients!
How has your business changed or adapted during the COVID-19 pandemic?
We all appreciate our homes more and need them to bring us comfort and functionality. Demand for good design is soaring and I am grateful for my business growth and success.