A tan-colored serpentine sofa centers a modern living room in Pebble Beach, CA

The Laura U Design Collective is a "wholistic" studio, specializing in residential architecture and interiors. From foundation to furnishings, everything we do, we do for the love of home.

The leadership team at Laura U Design Collective - Laura Umansky, Melissa Grove, Gina Brown

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Our Houston and Aspen studios are currently seeing guests by appointment only. During this time, we continue to welcome your new projects and hope you will reach out via email or phone. 

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A modern living room with Mies van der Rohe chairs in Houston


We design curated residential spaces that are a beautiful reflection of what’s most important to you. Our portfolio spans all style disciplines, from traditional to contemporary and everything in between.

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Living room vignette of the home on Green Tree with soft side chairs


With our exclusive focus on residential design, we offer a full-service practice focusing on architecture and interiors. From foundation to furnishings, our collaborative process blends form with function for a home that is authentically yours.

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In The Journal

Designing Luxury Kitchens with Monogram Appliances

June 10, 2021

High performing and effortlessly stunning, Monogram appliances were the ideal addition to Laura’s ...

Our Summer Guide to Designing Outdoors

June 01, 2021

As we noted in our recent post “BON APPÉTIT – HOW TO SET A DINNER TABLE,” the summer 2020 sea...

Home Spaces Designed for Remote Work

May 17, 2021

Though some employers and economists predicted a swift return to the office post-pandemic, the labor...