Get to know these names.
It's no secret that the interior design industry has long had a diversity problem. For decades, magazines ran issue after issue filled with homes by white designers housing white families (often, ironically, filled with design elements and patterns inspired by or taken directly from black culture). As the industry continues to attempt to become more inclusive, there's no better time than right now to get to know more black designers and to celebrate their work. Follow them on social media, share their work, seek them out if you want to hire a designer. The following creatives have all different styles, talent in spades, and one important thing in common: These are names you want to know.
Note: This story initially ran in February, 2018. It has since been updated.