This L.A. Designer Nails the Ultra-Cool Vibe California Is Known For—Here's How

Katie Hodges is the principal designer and creative Director of Katie Hodges Design and shop. Her love of textiles and furnishings first drew her to interior design seven years ago, but it's her innate drive and curiosity that's given her the ability to grow her industry expertise, which includes construction (new build and remodels), custom furnishings, and architectural consulting.

A versatile designer, Katie can work across various interior design styles and infuses her signature warmth and comfort into the spaces she designs. Katie doesn't believe in "untouchable" rooms and hopes that, through her interior design work, she can provide clients with a home that they can enjoy and can thrive in. In this column, she lets us in on her secrets to achieving that Cali-cool look we all love.