Profile

Kingsley Belcher Knauss, ASID has provided interior design solutions to residential and small scale commercial projects with over twenty years of experience. She is described as sophisticated, down to earth and easy to work with among clients and design professionals alike. Her design philosophy stresses a close link between the disciplines of architecture and interior decoration. The end result are rich environments defined by sophisticated color pallettes, refined materials and detailing that tailor these interiors to suit her clients’ desires. She has the expertise to create a wide variety of interior environments from traditional to contemporary.

Kingsley strives to develop interior spaces with an underlying classicism that survives the passage of design trends. She is committed to coordinating the design efforts with an organized and well managed project that consistently exceed clients’ expectations and come in on budget.

Prior to the establishment of KBK Interior Design, Kingsley Belcher Knauss was the senior designer for Mary Douglas Drysdale of Drysdale Design Associates in Washington, D.C. with numerous residential and commercial project publications in House Beautiful, Traditional Home and Veranda magazine. Commercial experience was gained while working as the sole interior designer for Goody, Clancy and Associates and Ben Thompson Associates in Boston, Massachusetts.

Kingsley Belcher Knauss’ work has been showcased at the Mansions in May Showhouse in New Jersey. She holds degrees from the University of Vermont and the Boston Architectural Center. Kingsley is a professional member of American Society of Interior Designers, a certified New Jersey Interior Designer and holds her NCIDQ professional certification.