Barbara Hawthorn Interiors

Barbara Hawthorn

Barbara Hawthorn and her team are equally skilled in traditional, transitional and modern design. They bring a wealth of knowledge and thoughtful solutions to each project. The firm designs spaces that are welcoming and cheerful, while retaining sophistication and timelessness. With dedication to an enjoyable client experience, they work collaboratively to create custom, imaginative, one-of-a-kind spaces. Clients have noted the firm’s ability to anticipate their needs, helping navigate the entire process from start to finish.

Hawthorn’s career has been informed by life experience. Growing up in New York, Los Angeles, London and Paris exposed her to the best in design, architecture and the arts. Her background as an artist reflects her passion for color, light and balanced composition. She believes that good design requires the perfect marriage of beauty, comfort and durability. Her designs are light-filled and harmonious, with meticulous attention to continuity and architectural details. Her original furniture designs are in The Phillips Collection, America’s first museum of modern art.

An avid supporter of community organizations, Hawthorn is celebrated for her dedication to philanthropic activities. She has been recognized as a Hall of Fame Designer by Home & Design, a Fearless Woman by the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Washington, and Professional Woman of the Year by the National Association of Professional Women. Over the years, the firm’s projects have been featured on television and showcased in local and national publications.