Imani is an Atlanta based certified award-winning Interior Designer whose passion for interior design began over 15 years ago while decorating her own home. While living in Europe, Imani mastered the tools and tricks of the trade while studying at the British Academy of Interior Design in London, England and Marangoni Design School in Milan, Italy. Imani furthered her design studies at the Paris American Academy in France. Imani strives to create rooms that are timelessly chic by combining materials and colors of today's trends with classic silhouettes. She uses internationally sourced superior materials with style and functionality, harmonizing beautiful interiors with luxe finishes and striking signature pieces.
The firm's inspiration and design concepts are influenced by Imani's extensive travel experiences abroad in addition to her appreciation of textiles, fashion and architecture. In an effort to stay abreast of the most up- to-date offerings in the industry, Imani frequently attends design trade fairs and exhibitions such as Maison & Objet Paris, Design Icons Amsterdam, London Design Week and Salone del Mobile in Milan. Imani holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing. Her prior professional experience in project management, for a global client services firm, helped hone her skills in organization, attention to detail and client satisfaction.
Imani is known for her sophisticated well-trained keen eye for design. In 2017, Imani James Interiors was honored with national recognition after receiving the AA Top 20 Interior Designer Award. In addition, Modern Luxury magazine recently named Imani James Interiors as "One to Watch". Imani is currently the expert contributor for Park Living magazine which gives her the opportunity to write and share design tips for the local Atlanta community. Imani's work has been seen and featured on AJC.com, Modern Luxury Interiors and several local area magazines such as Park Living and Simply Buckhead.
Imani's passion and pursuit is creating updated classic interiors with effortless, approachable elegance while always ensuring to keep the client’s needs, vision and unique personal style in mind.
Imani James Interiors specializes in residential properties, focusing on everyday luxury balanced with functional, approachable designs. Imani finds it extremely rewarding when she can create and design spaces that compels her clients to fall in love with their home. Especially given the current unprecedented times when homeowners are now spending a tremendous amount of their time at home.
We greatly appreciate a classic and timeless design aesthetic with approachable elegance. Cozy spaces filled with loads of texture, treasured objects, large scale art and family heirlooms. The end goal is always stylish and timelessly chic yet approachable and family friendly.
Imani James Interiors is committed to executing designs with extraordinary attention to detail. Imani is passionate about sourcing natural elements in her designs such as crystal, amethyst and quartz to increase the positive energy in the designs she creates. We strongly believe that the energy in your home environment sets the tone for your inner peace and daily living.