Interior Design

Forget Trends: Design Your Dream Home, Not Someone Else's

Isbah Estateyieh
12 Feb 2023
5 min read


The world of luxury interior design is a tapestry woven with diverse styles, each reflecting a unique personality. At Arkata Studio, we understand that there's no single "best" style –  because the true essence of luxury lies in creating a space that resonates with you.  Our passion lies in collaborating, not dictating. While we may have personal design preferences, we prioritize understanding your vision with empathy.  Your home is a sanctuary, and our role is to translate your dreams into a space that embodies luxury through exceptional design thinking and flawless execution.

"“Luxury must be comfortable otherwise it is not luxury.” Axel Vervoordt
But what truly elevates a design beyond mere style?  Here are the seven pillars that underpin a successful luxury residential project, regardless of the aesthetic direction:
1. Functionality First:

Luxury isn't just about aesthetics; it's about creating a space that flows seamlessly with your lifestyle. We'll meticulously analyze your needs and routines, ensuring the layout facilitates smooth movement and functionality without compromising on the luxurious feel.

2. Aesthetics Aligned:

Once we understand your functional needs, we'll delve into your design preferences.  Do you envision a sleek, modern haven or a timeless, classic masterpiece? Perhaps a touch of vintage glamour? We'll translate your vision into a cohesive aesthetic that reflects your personality.

3. The Symphony of Color:

Colors have the power to evoke emotions and set the mood. We'll guide you in selecting a color palette that complements your chosen style,  creates a sense of harmony, and reflects the desired ambiance – be it the invigorating energy of bold hues or the calming serenity of neutrals.

4. Material Marvels:

Luxury is synonymous with quality.  We'll handpick materials that not only exude elegance but are also durable and well-suited for your lifestyle. From the sumptuous feel of velvet upholstery to the timeless appeal of natural stone countertops, every element will elevate the sensory experience.

5. Lighting the Way:

Lighting plays a pivotal role in shaping the mood and functionality of a space.  We'll design a multi-layered lighting scheme that combines ambient, task, and accent lighting to create a warm and inviting atmosphere while ensuring optimal functionality for different activities.

6. The Art of Cohesion:

Luxury thrives on a sense of unity. We'll curate furniture, artwork, and accessories that seamlessly blend with your chosen style and color palette. Each element will contribute to a cohesive and visually stunning space.

7. Impeccable Execution:

A brilliant design deserves flawless execution. We'll work closely with skilled crafts people and artisans to ensure every detail aligns with the vision, from the meticulous placement of furniture to the perfect finishing touches.

By focusing on these seven pillars, we don't simply create a luxurious space; we create a personalized haven that reflects your unique taste and fulfills your lifestyle needs.  Let's embark on this journey together, transforming your vision into a reality that embodies luxury in its truest form.

Isbah Estateyieh
10 Feb 2023
5 min read