Pound Ridge / New York


We are an innovative interdisciplinary architecture and interior design studio that creates thoughtful and timeless residential and commercial spaces in Pound Ridge, New York. Our expertly trained interior designers and their unique insights on interior design trends, flawless dedication to design practice, and experiential-based approach ensure that your ground-up new build, home renovation, or home extension projects.

As architects in Pound Ridge, NY, our expertise lies in creating thoughtful and timeless residential and commercial spaces across popular locations, including White Plains, Bedford, South Salem, New Canaan, Mount Kisco, and around Westchester County. With our team of expertly trained interior designers, we bring unique insights into interior design trends, coupled with flawless dedication to design practice and an experiential-based approach. From initial meeting through to home staging, our goal is to ensure the highest quality and best value for your ground-up new build, home renovation, new apartment, or home extension projects.

As a husband and wife team of interior designers based near Pound Ridge, we have successfully completed numerous projects, ranging from family houses to residential spaces in the state. Each project we undertake showcases a seamless infusion of luxurious materials, fine details, paint colors, window treatments, and custom furniture, resulting in a clean and modern aesthetic. Our expertise extends to every room in the house, be it a family room, dining room, or any other area, as we skillfully combine these elements into functional layouts that create a signature style embodying timelessness. By harmoniously blending timeless elegance with contemporary home design, we create spaces for new houses to perfectly align with our clients' lifestyles, collaborating closely with general contractors and specialty contractors throughout the construction process to stay on budget.

At our highly professional residential design firm, we are fueled by a multitude of exceptional ideas and a commitment to delivering modern, beautiful interiors and meticulous residential spaces, including landscape architecture. This dedication places us among the best architects in Pound Ridge. Additionally, we are open to serving clients in NYC, New York State, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and New Jersey. We strive to provide you with a wonderful experience and sincerely hope that you will consider our interior design services for your new home or next project.

Our Philosophy

living room interior design in Southport Connecticut by Stewart-Schafer

We believe in a nonlinear approach to design that disrupts limitation and stirs imagination in Pound Ridge, New York. (Read More)

We strive to create timeless and unique spaces that are purposeful and detail-oriented, and that perfectly balance function and beauty.

Brooklyn brownstone interior kitchen design, by Stewart-Schafer

Our Values

Timeless living room interior design by Stewart-Schafer

We take a people-first approach to our thoughtful, emotive work. (Read More)

Always at the forefront of our design practice are the people with and for whom we are working.

What we do

Stewart-Schäfer is a New York and Connecticut-based architecture and interior design studio, serving Pound Ridge, that balances unique insight and progessive approach to create enduring value and timeless spaces.


Sharing an immense passion for design, we create timeless and unique architecture and interiors that bridge disciplines and transcend genres. We go above and beyond to ensure every space we complete is enriched with narrative, exudes beauty, and receives the utmost attention to detail. (Read More)

Elegant hallway design by Stewart-Schafer


Stewart-Schafer has been our trusted partner for over 3 years as we have worked together to build out our physical retail footprint in the United States. From conception through execution, Stewart-Schafer took the time to understand and infuse our brand and mission. As a result, they helped us rethink how we could deliver our premium brand experience in a new and innovative way

Tom Patterson

CEO and Co-founder
of Tommy John

Stewart-Schafer designed and built one of our most iconic stores in NYC. They managed to work in a difficult environment, kept costs in check, and delivered a stellar result... heartily recommended.

Jay Sternstein

Head of retail
Thom Browne

They completely understood our style, and translated that to every fixture, color choice, and design scheme. They stayed on budget and time, and in fact they were early with part of the process.

Lisa Hickey

Home owner
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