Influential Women of Design Pacific Northwest Photography by David Papazian Download the article in PDF format “We are a full-service design firm that works collaboratively with our clients to form enduring relationships.” A passion for teamwork, innovative ideas and sophisticated, livable spaces is the hallmark of a truly creative designer. As the principal at Nifelle … Read More


From The Outside In To harness the Portland views that captivated her clients, a designer creates a space informed by the surrounding landscape. Written by Jorge S. Arango / Photography by David Papazian Download the article in PDF format “In every walk with nature, one receives far more than he seeks,” wrote the 19th-century naturalist … Read More


Eye On Design 2017 All About: Color Download the article in PDF format Color has the extraordinary ability to elicit a particular mood and create a certain ambience, which makes it a powerful tool in home design. But assembling the perfect palette today is way more fun than it has been in previous years when … Read More

Luxe – Cover

Dutch Treat A young family’s vintage Portland home receives a lively refresh with brushes of soft color and whimsical prints. Written by Kimberly Olson / Photography by David Papazian Download the article in PDF format Almost immediately after designer Jennifer Leonard wrapped up work on Leslie and Devon Nevius’ Portland home, the couple began searching … Read More

Great Backyards – Cover

Traditional Formality Photographed by David Papazian Download the article in PDF format FORMAL SHRUBS Traditional evergreens, such as arborvitae and boxwood, complement a traditional-style home. Prune regularly to create balance and symmetry. BORDER PLANTS Tall hedges make a backyard garden feel more intimate. Tier plantings in front to lend visual interest and to ensure something … Read More

The Oregonian

It’s Not Too Late Add a festive note in a flash by choosing one or two of these last-minute decor ideas By Janet Eastman Download the article in PDF format If you’re hearing tick, tock instead of ho, ho, ho — stop. The days leading up to Christmas should be fun. Whatever you haven’t done, … Read More

Inspired News

Designer Project Coming Home in Portland, OR Download the article in PDF format When a family moved to Portland, Oregon after living overseas for the past nine years, it gave the team at Nifelle Interiors the opportunity to completely reimagine a 1940s Colonial home, transforming every element to perfectly suit the family’s needs. “They brought … Read More