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Claudia Leonard Smith is the founder and lead designer of Claudia Leonard Interiors, a residential interior design firm.


Originally from the North East, Claudia and her husband split their time between Charleston and New York City, making her studio and services accessible to clients from all over the country.  Claudia received her Bachelors of Science in Finance and Accounting from Fairfield University in Connecticut,  and after college started working for one of Manhattan's highest-end residential design firms. 

Claudia Leonard Interiors specializes in residential interior design renovations, home interior design, exterior residential design, as well as commercial interior design.

With a unique background in design, finance, and project management, Claudia is equipped to run many facets of the interior design process.  She is an exception in the design industry; a creative professional with business acumen. Whether it be a full scope renovation or a one-off project, Claudia embraces each client’s personalities and styles to help them achieve their space's greatest potential. Creating timeless and layered spaces is Claudia Leonard Interior's forte and the foundation on which Claudia creates distinguishable, signature interiors. 

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