Regentview Kitchen, a home in Memorial designed by Laura U

The Laura U Design Collective is a "wholistic" high-end design studio specializing in interior and residential building design. Everything we do, we do for the love of home.

Gina Brown, Letecia Ellis Haywood, Laura Umansky, and Melissa Grove of Laura U

Our Firm

Founded by Laura Umansky, the Laura U Design Collective is an award-winning firm that takes a multi-disciplinary approach to residential design. Our process is highly collaborative and deeply personal, resulting in sophisticated spaces that reflect how our clients love to live.

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Design Services

Guest bedroom with gold four-poster bed, designed by Laura U Interior Design


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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Entry to contemporary home in Memorial Houston, designed by Laura U


With our exclusive focus on residential design, we specialize in new construction, full-home renovation, and furnishings only projects. Integrating ground-up planning with interiors expertise, our collaborative process is unified and highly efficient.

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In The Journal

Transformation Tuesday: Camino Haciendas Santa Fe

February 18, 2020

This Transformation Tuesday highlights Camino Haciendas, a new construction home located in Santa Fe. Our ...

Kelli in the Kitchen: Our 2020 Restart

February 12, 2020

If you're anything like us, then the new year is finally becoming a reality. Yes, ...

Moodboard Monday: Southwestern Interior Design Style

February 10, 2020

Our approach to design centers on curating residential interiors that beautifully reflect what's most important ...