Gloria founded White Dahlia because she believes that everyone's physical environment greatly impacts their happiness. She wanted to democratize interior design so that more people could wake up in a beautiful space and start their day off right. Instead of feeling stressed with a move or unsettled in a new home, she wanted to make it easy and affordable to start loving and feeling at home.
In her more than 6 years experience as an Interior Designer, Marília went from working as a Lighting Designer to teaching color theory at her former college but spent most of her career at a major architecture office in Brazil. She loves combining and harmonizing textures, colors, and styles, and has a strong belief that each person is unique and no two projects are the same.
A graduate of the Interior Design Institute’s Interior Design program, Meredith has experience working in the commercial building industry. She has a passion for working on projects that incorporate sustainability which led her to be a certified LEED Accredited Professional in Building Design + Construction.
Kanyika studied interior decorating and design at George Brown College and has honed her skills through having been an Interior Design Consultant for a major retailer in Toronto. She enjoys working with a diverse client base to bring their vision for beautiful and functional spaces to life. With a background in visual art and project management, Kanyika pays special attention to detail and values the personal style of each of her clients.
Nikole Boshkov graduated with honours from the interior decorating program at Humber College and during her studies had interned with Lisa Canning where she was able to assist on projects for The Property Brothers and for HGTV’s The Expandables. Right out of college she began working on the premiere season of HGTV’s Backyard Builds and went on to work and be mentored by Melissa Davis.
For Amanda, the most rewarding part about being a designer is bringing to light the best version of her client’s personal style and needs. Her creativity and sharp eye for detail help her make their visions come to life. Amanda developed a deep understanding of functionality and aesthetics in design from the Architecture Construction Engineering Technology program. She honed her passion for interior design from a German firm that specialized in sustainable custom homes. She loves creating spaces that convey happiness and comfort to anyone who enters them.
Inspired by her travels, Natalia is guided by the notion that beauty can be found anywhere. She found it standing amongst the lush gardens of the Alhambra, and gazing up at the whimsical architectural stylings of Gaudi's Casa Batlló. With a background in English Literature and Marketing and a love for Interior Design, Natalia brings her creative passion to the White Dahlia Design team as our Social Media and Content Strategist. What's her Interior Design style? She would classify it as a cross between Industrial-Boho.