Kittrell & Associates
Interior design for new homes, custom homes, remodeling and renovations.
Kittrell & Associates is an award-winning design firm located in Newport Beach, California. The firm has been recognized with awards for excellence in Kitchen Design, Home Office Design, and Home of the Year by ASID and Orange Coast Magazine. Kittrell & Associates received Best of Houzz Service Awards in 2015, 2016 and 2017.

New and Custom Homes

Kittrell & Associates specializes in designs for new and custom homes, and has completed residential projects ranging in size from under 2,500 square feet to over 10,000 square feet. Many of the firms' designs and Client reviews can be seen on

Principal Chris Kittrell is a Certified Interior Designer (CID), an Allied Member of American Society of Interior Designers (ASID), and a five-year Member of National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA). Chris earned a BA in Art Education, an AA in Interior Design and an MBA from Loyola Marymount University. Chris is also a professor of design at Interior Designers Institute in Newport Beach, California, teaching classes in their Certificate Program and in their Masters of Interior Architecture Degree Program. Both business experience and education have given Chris a professional approach to the design process which sets her apart from others in the industry.

Serving all of Southern California, Kittrell & Associates has completed design projects in communities of Anaheim Hills, Balboa Island, Newport Beach, Coto de Caza, Dove Canyon, Huntington Harbor, Ladera Ranch, Lido Island Nellie Gail Ranch, Manhattan Beach, Corona Del Mar, Newport Coast, and Rancho Mirage.

Recent Projects
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Remodeling and Renovations

Are you updating a kitchen or bath? Kittrell & Associates has extensive experience with kitchen and bath remodeling and renovations. We provide complete cabinetry layouts and elevations, recommendations on appliances and plumbing, and specify all interior finishing materials such as cabinetry, countertops, flooring and tile designs.

Renovating Living Spaces?

Kittrell & Associates creates new interior designs to fit every lifestyle. We pride ourselves in creating interior designs that express our Clients' individual and unique styles and preferences. Our approach is to listen to our Clients' needs and developing a “program” to be sure we meet their requirements. Space planning is at the heart of every interior design and defines how Clients will live in and use their rooms. Complete recommendations follow, including designs from ceiling to floor — architectural details, furniture, window treatments, color scheme development and accessorizing for a finished result.

Recent Projects
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Our Mission

Our mission is to provide excellence in residential interior design, with styles unique to each Client. We provide impeccable customer service and efficient use of design time which has earned our firm a reputation of integrity and has secured a high level of customer loyalty.

We guide our Clients through a systematic design process, starting with lifestyle, functional and aesthetic requirements. We work passionately from start to finish in cooperation with Clients, Architects, Builders, General Contractors, and Vendors to produce the best possible results for all involved.

Recent Projects
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