JENNIFER TAYLOR STUDIO creates interiors that are fresh yet classic, while focusing on every architectural and decorative detail. We will take your vision from concept to completion, ensuring that every element in your home is meticulously planned, designed and implemented. There is no cookie-cutter design solution. Each project is approached with a desire to create an appropriate response to the client’s lifestyle and personal taste.
This versatility and attention to detail has won Jennifer Taylor Studio accolades from clients as well as the press, cementing the studio’s reputation as one of Southeast Michigan’s more vibrant and successful architectural and interior design firms. Jennifer remains committed to exceeding her clients’ expectations for design integrity, product quality and personal service.
With over twenty years devoted to her interior design career, Jennifer continues to be inspired by the process of creating beautiful interiors, a craft she is particularly well suited for.
Her education at Wayne State University, where she received a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree with a concentration in Interior Design, has sharpened her spatial acumen and sense of proportion. Her keen color sense and ability to combine the materials of her trade in unexpected yet subtle ways is a hallmark of her work. She finds nothing more rewarding than imagining the perfect end result, then making it a reality.
A Detroit Home award winner, Jennifer’s work has been featured in both local and national publications including the book Spectacular Homes of Michigan, American Bungalow, Detroit Home,and The Detroit Free Press’ Homestyle section.
MINJA BUCALO CASALOU
Minja’s resume includes a bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts from Wayne State University in Detroit and a master’s degree in Architectural Interior Design from the Florence Institute of Design International In Florence, Italy, where her love of centuries old architecture, art and antiques took root.
She creates CAD drawings for our clients’ projects, including architectural floor plans and elevations, electrical drawings and specifications and 3D renderings. She designs custom furniture, cabinetry and millwork, and specifies project materials and finishes.
Minja explains her many talents by crediting her family for her DNA. She embodies the work ethic of her father, an electrician, the creativity and fearless fashion sense of her mother, a fashion designer and the technical acumen of her grandfathers, both civil engineers. Her respect for her family and her Yugoslavian ancestry weaves a golden thread through Minja’s personal story.
KIMBERLY CUNNINGHAM design associate
Kimberly received her Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree from Wayne State University. She has the distinction of being the first associate hired by Jennifer Taylor in 2002. Kimberly exudes the confidence that only comes with many years of experience. With her project manager expertise, she has contributed to the success of each and every project she has been involved with.
What is best for the client and the outcome of their project is always her first priority. She has a passion for all elements of design with a particular enthusiasm for creating intriguing color combinations, both retro and of-the-moment. Selecting furniture, textiles, lighting and necessary “personality pieces” to make a room distinctive is a particular strength because of her deep product knowledge and resourceful nature.
Wearing many hats, she also manages estimating and ordering project materials, tracking order status, scheduling deliveries, and communicating with clients and vendors. Kimberly believes a beautifully designed home elevates our clients’ quality of life.