As an award winning and accredited Master of fine European Floral & Holiday Design, Michael's transition into designing luxury interiors and romantic gardens has been nothing but seamless and graceful ~
Her eye for blissful colors and neutral pallets accompanied by blending the old with the new to create timeless, innovative lush spaces is remarkable. Michael specializes in what she exuberantly calls "European Coastal" which allows for her to hunt and acquire unique and authentic architectural artifacts, accouterments, textiles, antiques and salvaged elements from all over the world to skillfully refurbish and mindfully individualize her designs.... additionally this makes Michael well sought after for her
one-of-a-kind lighting and framed art creations and custom furnishings.
Michael's work has been featured on exclusive television programs such as HGTV as well as having many editorial features in luxury home and garden magazines and book publications nation wide.
Currently Michael is in the midst of designing the home of one of Bravo's notorious reality TV personality ~ Vicki Gunvalson of The Real Housewives of Orange County ~ be sure to watch Season 8 premiering the end of March 2013 to see Michael working her magic by transforming a dark and dated Tuscan home into a fresh and airy Santa Barbara style Spanish inspired home with the use of authentic antiques, lush textiles, original art, refurbished treasures and collaborative jaw dropping custom painted finishes throughout the home by the master himself, Peter Bolton of Peter Bolton Painted Finishes ~
Leanne Michael resides along the coast of California, with her two dogs Harley & Tallulah by her side, designing well appointed luxury homes and lush gardens while in the process of writing a full color book on
L U X E Holiday and Christmas decorating ~