Leela's energy and love for design has endeared her to Upscale from the moment we met! 
Her work has an originality and vitality that is instantly apparent. She knows good style, but doesn't bow to style standards or categories. If you would like a truly original and custom design, read some more about Leela and see some examples of her work. We are thrilled to have her a valued Upscale designer.



What drew you to become a designer?

Expressing my creativity through visual language always felt very exciting to me.

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Can you describe your dream client?

Someone who is playful and creative and is not afraid to try new things.


What has been your most rewarding project to date?

It is my current project in which I am working with a client who has all the above characteristics


What do you think is the most challenging aspect of being an interior designer?

Transferring ideas into reality and making the final piece in a way that honors the original idea in terms of quality and desired visual impact. 


 If you had to choose another profession, what would it be, and why??

I would be a scientist because I want to understand the Universe and how it works. 


If you could design a home for any celebrity who would it be, and why?

Lana Del Rey. Because I like her style.


What do you think is the most exciting aspect of working with Upscale?

Working on things I haven't worked on before and collaborating with new people..