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Design Works

Interior Designers & Decorators

About Us

4x Best of Houzz winner
29 years in business
Woman owned
Full Service Boutique Design Firm Serving Southern California
Design Works is a full service boutique design firm. Our philosophy corresponds to a way of life and is inspired by a mix of styles creating one's own unique and eclectic design aesthetic. We strive to create an environment that resonates every day with its inhabitants and seek to help our clients achieve a sense of harmony and balance with new and creative ideas. Founded by Robin Strickler, Design Works is based in Irvine, California and has completed projects throughout Southern California, Arizona and Nevada. Robin's design intuition comes from an internal instinct and a desire to have life filled with texture, style and purpose. She believes in working with clients' needs and preferences as well as following the architecture of the home. In over 20 years of operating Design Works she has designed numerous high end residences, corporate projects and commercial spaces throughout the country. She is passionate about design, has a strong appreciation for detail and her work has been featured in the Newport Harbor Home Tour.

Services Provided

3D Rendering, Art Selection, Bathroom Design, Bedroom Design, Color Consulting, Custom Bathroom Vanities, Custom Blinds & Shades, Custom Bookcases, Custom Built-ins, Custom Cabinets, Custom Entertainment Centers, Custom Fireplace Mantels, Custom Furniture, Custom Home Bars, Custom Kitchen Cabinets, Custom Pantries, Custom Rugs, Custom Shelving, Custom Walk-in Closets, Design Consultation, Dining Room Design, Drafting, Floor Plans, Furniture Selection, Home Theater Design, Interior Design, Kids Bedroom Design, Kitchen Design, Laundry Room Design, Lighting Design, Living Room Design, Mudroom Design, Nursery Design, Outdoor Kitchen Design, Playroom Design, Space Planning, Sunroom Design & Construction, Wine Cellar Design, Home Office Design, Kitchen Remodeling

Areas Served

Aliso Viejo, Corona Del Mar, Costa Mesa, East Irvine, Foothill Ranch, Huntington Beach, Irvine, Laguna Beach, Laguna Hills, Laguna Woods, Lake Forest, Mission Viejo, Newport Beach, Newport Coast, San Joaquin Hills, San Juan Capistrano, Seal Beach, Long Beach, Coto de Caza, San Clemente


Rue Magazine, July 2017 Angeleno Magazine, July 2017 Luxe Magazine, March 2017 Orange County Register-OC Home, January 2017 Coast Magazine, December 2016 Pacific Coast Magazine, Fall 2016 Orange County Register, October 2016 Design OC, Fall/Winter 2016

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18 Projects

Transitional home design photo in Orange County

Old Course Drive

Newport Beach, CA
Example of a trendy l-shaped gray floor kitchen design in Los Angeles with flat-panel cabinets, white cabinets, white backsplash, stone slab backsplash, stainless steel appliances, an island and white countertops

La Perla

Long Beach, CA
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Design Works
Average rating: 5 out of 5 stars
18218 McDurmott East, Suite E
Irvine, CA 92614
Typical Job Cost $150,000 -