Daughter of the well-known antique dealer, Rose Uniacke found her love for interior design due to her father’s work. Before being recognized as one of the best antique dealers, Uniacke developed her skills as a furniture restorer, gilder, and specialist in paint and lacquer. Today we present to you the story of the designer as well as some of the most fantastic chairs found in the studio’s portfolio.
Rose Uniacke is a well-known British designer specialized in interior design, antique art and lighting designs. In love for the antique craftsmanship techniques, Rose Uniacke‘s design studio is based in Pimlico, London, and works with some of the best independent craftspeople in the country. Besides being the creative hub for the renowned designer and her team, this incredible space is also an incredible design showroom where some of her latest work is showcased.
Whether she is creating a unique residential design or an incredible commercial project, Uniacke always tries to get to know her clients, in order to understand their needs and preferences. Recognized for her minimalistic approach, always reflecting some details of her personal aesthetic preferences, the predilection for light, air and space, the pursuit of both simplicity and refinement, the emphasis not only on restraint but also on softness and the importance she attaches to materials and to texture.
With history in the world on antiques and passionated about the modern style, she is an expert when it comes to combining the old and the new in their fabulous design projects.
In 2013, Rose Uniacke won the Andrew Martin Interior Designer of the Year Award, often described as the Oscar of the interior design world. “Rose is a remarkable talent, charting a route utterly distinct to her.
Her austere interiors hum with the atmosphere; every corner is an essay in balance, restraint and exquisite quality”, said Andrew Martin International Designer of the Year Award 2013.
Considered “The Queen of Serene” by The Sunday Times, Uniacke’s inspiring design approach is filled with warmth, weightlessness, character and an extraordinary serenity.