YOUR SPACE INSPIRES YOUR WELLBEING

Servicing clients in Vancouver and beyond, Gillian Segal offers a full range of interior design services, specializing in luxury residential, commercial and hospitality projects.

With an extensive network of resources and partnerships, Gillian and her team strive to deliver outstanding, hands-on service and beautifully creative solutions that marry their clients vision with the firm’ s renowned modern eclectic aesthetic. Regularly visiting worldwide trade shows, Gillian and her team stay on the forefront of design innovation to help clients push boundaries and create spaces that are comfortably luxurious and unique.

We Are

Gillian Segal

Principal & Founder

Gillian Segal founder and principal designer at her eponymous firm, Gillian Segal Design. From a young age, Gillian has always had a passion for the decorative arts and after obtaining her Bachelor of Arts went onto formally study and train as an interior designer. After working with some of Vancouver’s top design firms, Gillian branched out to share her own unique point of view, and her modern eclectic aesthetic. Her work has since gone on to be recognized and shared by some of the top shelter publications including Architectural Digest, Elle Décor and The New York Times.

At the heart of Gillian’s practice is the people behind it – her team and her clients. Closely collaborating with clients and finessing their personal style is one of the most gratifying parts of her work, and having each client act as the project muse is what she credits to creating distinct and unique projects for each and every space...read more

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Gillian believes that the interior space is an opportunity for self-expression—whether it’s for a retail or residential project, understanding how much our environment affects our mood, productivity, and lifestyle is always front of mind. She loves to draw inspiration from decades past, old movies and her travels.

When she’s not at her studio, Gillian can be found with husband and their two young daughters – and motherhood she says, has made her a stronger designer and business owner. In her free time, she’s focused on family time and loves to entertain and stay active. She is also dedicated both personally and professionally to philanthropic endeavours. GSD has taken on a number of pro bono projects and Gillian also acts as an ambassador for BC Women’s Hospital foundation where she co-chairs a committee committed to raising funds and warenews for the foundation and Women’s health.

Laura Benner

Senior Designer
& Project Manager

Laura catapulted her career after obtaining a bachelor’s degree in interior design. With experience across North America with renowned firms such as Carrie Hayden and Brian Paquette, Laura brings over a decade of luxury residential and commercial design experience to our team. Her grace, and positive energy makes for an incredible client and vendor relationship. Laura is known for her driven work ethic, attention to detail and her ability to translate a strong design story in collaboration with the client’s goals. During Laura’s time at Gillian Segal Design her work has been feature in Vogue Living, OK! Magazine, Dwell amongst others.

Madilynne Woodward

Senior Designer
& Project Manager

Madilynn earned her Diploma of Interior Design in Vancouver, BC and has nearly a decade of experience working with firms across Canada. Her passion for design stems from her childhood admiring her Mother in the Interior Design world. Madilynn’s years of experience in both Residential and Commercial design has provided her with the experience to marry the art of storytelling through the client’s personality and requirements. She believes that thoughtful design starts with the people who experience it and takes great pride in building a relationship with each client to allow the best expression of what makes a house home.

Theresa Ramsay

Senior Designer

After completing her Bachelor of Arts degree in Montreal, Theresa returned to Vancouver to study and embark on a career in Interior Design. With more than 15 years of industry experience, Theresa has been involved in designing and overseeing a diverse range of creative projects from concept to completion, including residential, multifamily, and commercial. Theresa finds inspiration in her clients and her surroundings, and has a keen eye for detail to procure and create a beautiful finished product.

Alexandra Shevtsova

Architectural Technician and Designer

Finding balance between aesthetics and rationality is the key challenge that drives Alexandra in her design journey. Holding both a Bachelor and Master of Architecture from KNUCA in Ukraine, she has sharpened her skills in various projects within Europe and the Middle East, specifically with a focus in boutique residential design. Alexandra’s main goal in interior design is to assist clients in finding design solutions that align seamlessly with their lifestyle and everyday life. She believes it is important for design to be a self-expression tool for clients, while also ensuring comfort and function.

Enid Huang

Junior Designer

Enid enjoys storytelling through design to create unique & playful spaces to set a specific mood and atmosphere – often drawing inspiration from various art forms and childhood. She holds a Bachelor of Architecture from Carleton University and has experience in a variety of fields like editorial design, graphic design, experience design and photography. Enid enjoys working and collaborating with others to blend their background and interests with design. Her versatility brings a unique perspective to the work at Gillian Segal Design.

Tina Bieber

Accounts Administrator

Tina brings over 20 years of financial experience with 10 of those years specializing in the Interior Design industry. Her expertise in finance in conjunction with her passion and attention to meticulous details is not only a huge asset to the firm but to our clients, vendors, and partnerships.

about the firm

Headquartered in Vancouver, Canada, Gillian Segal Design has completed projects in major cities around the world including Toronto, Montreal, Los Angeles, New York, and Palm Beach.

The studio offers a full range of interior design services, specializing in luxury residential, commercial and hospitality projects. Gillian’s ever-evolving design direction provides clients with personalized, collaborative experiences that express their own life, styles, and passions.

With an extensive network of resources and partnerships, Gillian and her team deliver outstanding, hands-on service and beautifully creative solutions that marry their clients’ visions with the firm’s renowned, modern-eclectic aesthetic. Regularly visiting worldwide trade shows, Gillian and her team stay at the forefront of design innovation to help clients push boundaries and create spaces that are comfortably luxurious and unique.

The firm’s body of work has been acclaimed both locally and internationally and has been published in top shelter publications such as: Architectural Digest, Elle Décor, Vogue Living Australia, The New York Times, House Beautiful, Better Homes & Gardens, House and Home and Western Living Magazine among many others. The firms work was also recently highlighted in West Cost North, a book featuring the top designers in the Pacific Northwest.

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