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Cool, Calm and Collected

Sandra Asdourian

When Sandra Asdourian approached this engaging design project for her Naples client, she started from the ground up.

“Our jumping-off point was the area rug, which we selected first from Naples Designer Rugs Center, paired with a neutral sofa from Arhaus. We wanted a casual coastal vibe to create a calming design, inspired by the color blue, my client's favorite color.” says Sandra, whose eponymous firm is based in Naples. “The rug's dramatic play of colors worked perfectly with their existing travertine floors.”

Sandra Asdourian Interiors specializes in biophilic coastal contemporary designs. Biophilic design is the practice of connecting people and nature within our built environments and communities. 

Sandra believes the meaning of luxury is comfort. “When your home feels comfortable, it affects your mood and your health,” she notes.

Next up on this project, Sandra’s vision included mixing metals and a calm color palette with the swivel chairs and nickel chandelier. The warm saddle tone of the custom leather cocktail ottoman and brass tables complement the pillows and throw that then add a soft layer of color. The coastal-inspired lamp by Regina Andrew adds a bit of texture. The cool colors bring brightness to the space, and the warmth balances with the gold seen on the floors. Finally, the Left Bank artwork pulls all the design's colors together. The icing on the cake!

Get the look:

Sofa from Arhaus
Area rug from Naples Designer Rugs Center
Swivel club chairs from Century
Console from Restoration Hardware
Leather cocktail ottoman from Lexington
Side tables from Bungalow 5
Woven shades from Naples Gallery of Window Fashions
Martini accent table from Serena & Lilly
Lamp and faux coral from Regina Andrews
Chandelier from Wilson Lighting

Framed artwork from Left Bank

Pillows and throw from Jaipur Living

Vases from West Home


Originally from New York City, Sandra Asdourian, Interior Designer, started her professional career as an NYC fashion model. She serves on the board of directors for the Interior Design Society and is an IDS Special Events Chair and committee member at the IDS PIF Veterans House.