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Commercial, Hospitality, and Residential Interior Design

Bird of Paradise Design is a full service interior design firm. Located in the City of Buffalo's Allentown District, we offer interior design, procurement, and project management for your residential, commercial and hospitality projects.

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ABOUT US

Work with an experienced professional

Whether for the home, office or hospitality, Bird of Paradise Design brings professionalism, experience and an eye for detail to your project. Specializing in custom interior layouts and furnishings, our commitment to excellence is what makes us different when it comes to helping our clients in creating spaces they love. 

At Bird of Paradise Design, we encourage collaboration and provide expert guidance with the intention of achieving ultimate client satisfaction at a price you can afford.


If you are ready to transform your space and looking for a designer to facilitate bringing your vision to life, contact us for an appointment today!

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OUR INDUSTRY LEADING BRANDS

Masterbrand Kitchen and Bath Cabinetry | Solid Surfaces New York

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ULTRACRAFT KITCHEN AND BATH CABINETRY

Distinctive Cabinetry That Creates A Statement

UltraCraft has been manufacturing high-quality, full access cabinets since 1986. They offer American made cabinets that are customizable in height, width and depth. They offer custom finishes at a great value price. Full access cabinet construction provides more usable storage space that is easier to clean. Click the link below and see all the beauty UltraCraft has to offer!

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URBAN EFFECTS KITCHEN AND BATH CABINETRY

Create a Beautiful Space To Call Home

Urban Effects Cabinetry is designed to have flexible options to suit both your lifestyle and personal taste in whatever beautiful forms that may come in.  
Their product line offers a wide selection of standard colors to choose from, including paints, stains, hand brushed finishes, and glazes. Their door styles also span modern, transitional, and traditional styles with slab doors, shaker doors, wide rail shaker doors, and raised panel doors. Click the link below and see how Urban Effects cabinetry can help you create a beautiful space in your home.

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MID CONTINENT PIVOT AND SIGNATURE SERIES

Just What You Want, Style Made Easy!

A beautiful selection of designer- inspired colors, stains, finishes, and glazes, all in the latest trends and styles. From traditional to sleek modern or something in between, Mid Continent Cabinetry has something for everyone. Click the link below to learn more!

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MANTRA KITCHEN AND BATH CABINETRY

Discover the Mantra Difference

This is your choice for a budget conscious, quality product with built-in upgrades and  quick shipping to meet today's fast paced environment.

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SOLID SURFACES NEW YORK

Take Your Countertops Up a Notch

Our special relationship with Solid Surfaces New York give us an edge when it comes to kitchen and bath remodeling. They offer beautiful quartz and granite that truly help bring a space upgrade to the next level. Check out their site in the link below!

SERVICES

Everything You Need From A-Z

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PRE-DESIGN CONSULTATION

Our complimentary pre-design consultation will help us understand your  space and assess how we can help you reach your design goals.

SPACE PLANNING

The function of your space is important. Space planning that combines function and aesthetics is the key to a successful design.

PROJECT BUDGETING

Providing the best service that fits your needs and your budget is paramount. We provide detailed cost estimates, so you can make the right decision for you.

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FURNITURE, FIXTURE, AND EQUIPMENT SELECTION

Our to- the- trade relationships with leading industry manufacturers and distributors gives us a wide selection when choosing products for your next remodel. We also provide custom and semi-custom furniture options.

PROCUREMENT

One way we ensure that you get the best quality products for installation is through our procurement service. We take the hassle out of the remodel process by sourcing and purchasing on your behalf so everything goes smoothly and you get the products you want!

PROJECT MANAGEMENT

We work with your general contractor to make sure installation is as specified in our drawings. We perform regular site visits and create synergies with the construction team.

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OUR PRINCIPAL

Grace Winter Bird


Grace is a Caribbean American interior working in the Buffalo Metro area. Her earliest years were spent living in Antigua with her great aunt; a seamstress and entrepreneur. After moving to the Bronx, Grace attended Brooklyn Technical High School majoring in Industrial Design. She holds a Bachelors of Science in Architecture, a Masters of Science in Real Estate Development from the State University of New York at Buffalo and is a member of the American Society of Interior Designers. 

Some of Grace's experience includes New York City bar and nightclub design, boutique hospitality design, high end Manhattan residential design, and institutional design while working with the University of Michigan's Campus Architects.

Grace's diverse educational, work, and lived experiences have become our advantage. These experiences are the foundation of her broad perspective and the lens through which she draws inspiration. Her creativity and attention to detail comes from years of developing a trained eye. If you're looking for a talented designer with a diverse palette of experience, make an appointment with us!

OUR GROWING  LIST OF VENDOR RELATIONSHIPS

Bird of Paradise Design maintains trade accounts with top brands, giving you access to exclusive products and pricing.

  • Ballard Designs

  • CB2

  • Crate 'N Barrel

  • Dal Tile

  • Design within Reach

  • Dobkin Tile

  • FLOR

  • Ferguson

  • Herman Miller

  • Houzz

  • Inside Weather

  • Interior Define

  • Kardiel

  • Kravet

  • Lumens

  • LL Flooring

  • Lumens

  • Mantra Cabinetry

  • Mid Continent Cabinetry

  • Mark & Graham

  • Pivot Cabinetry by Norcraft

  • Pottery Barn

  • Rejuvenation

  • Restoration Hardware

  • Safavieh

  • Schumacher

  • Shaw Contract

  • Solid Surfaces New York

  • The Tile Shop

  • The Tile Bar

  • Ultracraft Cabinetry

  • Urban Effects Cabinetry

  • Wayfair

  • West Elm

  • William Sonoma

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PROJECT GALLERY

Some of Our Work

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Elegant and Modern Office

A complete remodel with contract grade finishes and all the considerations for modern functionality and a healthy work environment.

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Chic and Sophisticated

Biophilic design takes center stage with state of the art ergonomics and imported Italian statement pieces.

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Open and Inviting

Relax in luxury. This living room has a high end feel with one of a kind, world class, collectable artwork. Statement pieces, and playful natural textures create a unique and eclectic space like none other in Buffalo.

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A Gourmet Experience

Our UltraCraft Cabinetry line in high-gloss acrylic, stainless steel appliances, sueded soap stone counters and backsplash make this kitchen a master class in urban elegance.

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A Private Oasis

A spa-like experience all your own with the highest quality finishes. Let Bird of Paradise Design help you design your own Spa at home.

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Conference with Confidence

A creative blend of lines and curves was layered to expertly showcase the relationship between old and new. The timeless midcentury design of the Saarinen table in Nero Marquina combined with he ergonomics of the Steelcase Gesture work well. The result is a place of balance and beauty, in harmony with its surroundings.

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Imitation of Life

Art consultations are a unique service we offer.

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Calming Respite

in addition to our interior deign services, we offer bedroom, bathroom and kitchen linens, accessory, cookware, small appliance and cutlery consolations and procurement. If a turn key experience is what you're looking for, we can help!

BIRD OF PARADISE DESIGN NEWS

Bird of Paradise Design was featured in Buffalo Rising

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NEW BUSINESS LANDS ON ELMWOOD | BIRD OF PARADISE DESIGNS

March 28, 2022

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