Founded in 1996, smith firestone associates (sfa design) is an award winning international interior design firm directed by industry leaders Sue Firestone and Kara Smith. With insight, imagination and integrity, sfa combines the personal energy and focus of a boutique firm with the experience and capability of a large corporation. sfa’s commitment to ensuring elite, personalized service has led our dynamic team become the most sought-after studio by top hotel brands worldwide and the “A-Lister’s” of film, television, sports and Fortune 500 businesses.
Operating with a true sense of innovation, not replication, sfa was founded on the belief that each design should serve as a unique reflection of the individual for whom it was created. With the philosophy of favoring a diverse spectrum of design knowledge over a particular signature style, sfa has built our reputation on bringing each client’s precise vision to its fullest artistic potential. On each project, our team works to discover the unique personality, lifestyle and aesthetic aspirations to craft smart, bespoke designs specifically tailored to suit the distinct persona of every client. And with a team composed of some of the industry’s most acclaimed talent, sfa’s designers combine an eclectic knowledge of design styles, inspiration from world travels and cutting-edge techniques to craft beautifully avant-garde spaces.
Since inception in 1996, sfa has continually enhanced our services, optimizing the most advanced systems to create focused, innovative designs. sfa provides up-to-the-minute knowledge of the latest design technologies, methods and industry trends. Complementing our award winning design talent is sound technical expertise and a practical approach to project management. During each phase of the project, from the initial design concept, through design development, to final installation, sfa seeks to distinguish its work with rigorous attention to detail, high-standards and meticulous execution. With the exceptional support from our project management teams, sfa ensures that each project is completed on time and within budget.
Employing the highest standard of excellence and quality, sfa design offers an extensive selection of professional design services, including:
› Interior Design
› Interior Architecture
› Project Management
› Interior Construction Documentation
› LEED Awareness and Advanced Knowledge of Green/Sustainable Design
› Renderings & 3D Perspectives
› Custom Furniture, Fixture, Textile & Carpet Design
› Arts & Accessories Curating
› Tableware/Amenity Design & Selection
With fresh, youthful energy and the world as their canvas, sfa’s designers combine cutting-edge techniques with timeless style to craft beautifully avant-garde spaces. Using an eclectic knowledge of design styles, inspiration from world travels and extensive experience working on some of the most iconic luxury spaces, sfa’s designers have been honored with a prestigious collection of industry awards and accolades.
1115 Broadway, Suite 1200
New York New York