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Who We Are


We are a full-service Interior Design and Luxury Remodeling firm in northern Florida, offering beautiful functional designs tailored to each client’s unique lifestyle. We can transform a single room, an entire home, or office renovation to create the most functional and beautiful space within any style. Our unique way of working with you allows you to take advantage of the best buying power available to you. You the client are always in control. We are here to guide and make sure you are satisfied with the result. Our goal is to help you realize your vision.

Studio A's exclusive turn-key renovation and interior design services are what sets our firm apart. We are here to source the merchandise, furnishings, and design the kitchen or bath renovations you desire, and complete your home or business with all the accessories needed to make it feel finished. Most importantly we know how to work with the budget you choose to make sure your home or business will be a perfect reflection of you

Since our founding in 2015, our creative team of interior design professionals at Interiors by Studio A have been transforming spaces and coming up with new ways to recreate your favorite spaces. We are here to help you design the space you’ve always wished you could live or work in.

We understand that your home or workplace is very personal, and so is the way we approach making it look and feel like it is your very own. We’re your partner, but we’re also your advocate, and we go every step of the way to satisfy your vision. Set up your meeting today to see what we can do for you.


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April O'Brien 

Founder & Principal Designer

Meet April 

April O'Brien is the founder and Principal Designer of Studio A Interior Design Group and has been extensively involved in the design and merchandising of resale properties for more than 20 years. When she founded Studio A Interior Design Group her hope was to give her clients a uniquely customized design experience. She feels that every client should have beautifully functional interiors and a space that is their personal sanctuary at the end of the day. Having studied at the Art Institute, with her degree in Interior Architecture/Design she brings her unique skills and unbounded creativity to every project she works on no matter the size.


April has been designing model homes and working primarily with custom home builders on multi-million dollar commercial and residential properties, from design to conception for more than 15 years.  In addition to staging and designing homes, April’s experience includes project management, kitchen/ bath renovation, and full-service interior design services. April is a visionary and advocates continuing education, leading her team by staying current and on-trend within her industry.  She is an avid world traveler and creating beauty and transforming spaces is her life passion.  


April is currently a professional member of the Real Estate Staging Association (RESA) NE Florida chapter. In addition to being an active member of the National Kitchen/Bath Association (NKBA), She is also certified in Feng-Shui Design principles and Green Design and Sustainability Construction Projects. She currently resides in St. Augustine, FL

Meet The Team

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April O'Brien

Founder/Principal Designer

April leads the Studio A team from project to project. She is hands on with each project and directs the other team members/ tradesmen/contractors to bring her design vision for each project to life.

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Samantha Howlett

Project Coordinator

Samantha is our go to for all things, procurement and logistics. She works closely with the contractors to make sure they have all that is needed to keep the project flowing. She is a vital part of the Studio A team, ensuring that each project stays on schedule.

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Maya Ryan

Jr. Designer

Maya is the newest member to the Studio A team. She is in her last year of design school and we love the fresh energy and ideas she brings to the team. She works with sourcing/mood boards and room layouts for the design team.

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