Lauren Gries


Services Provided
Interior Design Consulting, Blog Contributing, Visual Merchandising, Showroom Design, Retail Design

Areas Served
New York City

Business Description
Lauren works within the visual merchandising industry for a luxury retailer. From 9-5 she specializes in presentation design for interiors, styling and window displays but on nights and weekends she writes for http://www.fourthfloorwalkup.com (a lifestyle blog).

Certification and Awards
Houzz’s 2012 ‘Best Of Remodeling’ Award, Design Industry Foundations Fighting AIDS (DIFFA) New York Participant - “Dining by Design” 2008, The Planning and Visual Education Partnership Competition (PAVE) International Prize -2007
Location:
Brooklyn, NY US 
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Lauren Caron 
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Address:
Upon Request
Brooklyn, NY 11238 
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Hi - the sofa is super comfortable. Having the lower back usually doesn't effect us. I think because it is reasonably deep and the seat is cushy, the back sits just below your shoulders. Sometimes I will prop a pillow on top of the back when I want to lean back while watching a movie. I'm about 5'5" for reference. The best part is that it's also a queen sleeper!
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Thank you that was very helpful!
August 17, 2014 at 12:49PM   
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Guest Picks: Host a Late-Summer Soiree

Have a beachy but elegant summer fling with serveware, glasses and accessories that nod to nautical Full Story
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Eek! Those are expensive! I added them for the look and the watercolor effect, so I think they could definitely be reproduced on your own. I do like @scarbowcow idea, and think it is very possible. Why not live a little and DIY - that's probably what I would do for these. . . . Wondering if one could buy fabric ink and try to paint it on with a dry brush?
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Review by designerchoice:

We used Lauen's services for color consultation and choosing fabrics for upholstery. She has a great sense of color and works effortlessly in choosing the right...
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Review by nicolerutsch:

Over the past five years, 'I ve had the enormous pleasure of working with the talented design- guru, Lauren Gries. She's more than a design professional, she a...
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Review by laurenjgregory:

Lauren is fantastic! She has amazing taste and interesting ideas. She works on time and within budget and she really knows her stuff!
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Review by ohmanda:

In two different apartments, Lauren has been great about giving me advice on decisions ranging from the perfect paint color to decorative elements that would en...
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