Elvis Restaino

 

Old World Imagination

Elvis Restaino’s design for Gerard Butler’s New York loft renovation, featured on the cover of Architectural Digest.

PASSION, DISTINCTION AND ARTISTRY 

ARE TRADEMARKS OF AN ELVIS RESTAINO DESIGN, MAKING HIM ONE OF THE MOST SOUGHT AFTER DESIGNERS ON BOTH COASTS.

Residential

Functionality does not equate sacrificing “the wow factor.” Whether a sprawling penthouse or a tiny New York apartment, find your style and live everyday beautifully.

Hospitality

From old world to modern to art deco, Elvis designs distinctive spaces for the hotel, restaurant, and bed & breakfast industry.

Commercial

Elvis’ extensive experience in production design gives him an edge in creating ambient and enticing environments for a variety of utility. 

Testimonials

Get your own drama.

Getting a custom Elvis Restaino design is easier and more affordable than you think. Take your space from boring to wowing, with the practical benefit of an accurate budget and schedule.  

Soho Loft 

new york city

A world apart.

 

Dramatic concepts yet functional design ensures a practical, memorable, and comfortable space. Committed to key design elements, such as space, lighting and composition, Elvis creates a meaningful and purposeful experience. 

“Whenever I open that huge door I just think how lucky I am. Those walls that surround you in the entrance hall and the huge chandelier right in front of you and this beautiful fresco above you — you realize you’re somewhere that’s completely original.”

— Gerard Butler

Societe du Vin 

BRIDGEHAMPTON, NEW YORK

Well blended.

 

Leslie Alexander, owner of the Houston Rockets, saw the opulent New York loft of actor Gerard Butler on the cover of Architectural Digest and knew he had to hire Elvis to convert a potato barn into an exclusive retreat for wine connoisseurs.

“I wanted to do something fabulous, grand.”

— Leslie Alexander

Mrs. Fish 

LOS ANGELES

Upscale supper club in downtown LA.

 

Unconventional pairings make for an unforgettable rock n’ roll themed experience. Jolting juxtapositions of textiles and original material designs, Elvis invents unique spaces that emit an uncanny ambiance.

“Boasting a sort of lush aquatic theme that seems custom fit for the jet set and cool kids, this multi-faceted space has everything.”

— LA Eater

Carriage House 

NEW YORK

Whimsical dreams.

 

Vibrant stained glass and carnival inspiration are woven into a master retreat and dressing room that make the morning routine anything but mundane.

“What I create for my client is an alternate world that invites them in – a respite from reality. However, my work is also reliable. Delivering reliability in design, includes but is more encompassing, than budget and deadline. It involves delivering a consistent experience.”

— Elvis

Not your average office space. 

 

Invest in a creative office environment and encourage maximum performance.

The day of the cubicle has passed.

Attract quality employees that will energize the trajectory of your business. Your company’s core values and branding should be reflected in the details of your office space, serving as a visual mantra to reinforce and inspire your team.

Malibu, CA Master Suite

HISTORICAL RENOVATION
EL COMPADRE RESTAURANT
HOLLYWOOD, CA

POP-UP INSTALLATION
WINE AND BEER MARKET

CANNIBUS LOUNGE
AND RETAIL

HOUSE HACKING
INCOME PROPERTY
CABIN RETREAT

RETAIL AND BRANDING 

Erieville Manor 

NEW YORK

Hauntingly charming bed & breakfast. 

 

Elvis crafts bespoke and authentic architectural recreations. An experienced leader in historic renovations, Elvis skillfully produces modern functionality while preserving historic integrity. 

“My work is about framing moments, even if it’s something as simple as sitting outside at a European café on a summer day. The ambiance, the lighting…I capture the essence of that experience in the composition of my design and deliver that moment to the client over and over again.”

— Elvis

Southampton