Our featured Interior Designers will each create a room vignette, designed exclusively for the Home Show! Ask questions and find inspiration -- they are available all weekend to answer your home decor questions. | #FLHomeShows
Julia Alzate is a TV Personality and lifestyle expert. She has eight years of weekly appearances on the live TV Show, Despierta America and Amor 107.5’s Tardes Calientes, with participation in segments about lifestyle, interior design, decoration, personal style, DIY, green living, family budget, and more. This cheerful and spontaneous fashion and interior designer, perfected her passion by graduating from Miami International University of Art & Design and complementing it with a Bachelor’s in Communications from St. Thomas University. Julia is known by her audience for providing amazing tips on recycling and transforming everyday household items to obtain a unique and personalized design. In Custom Segment Campaigns, Julia has recurrently worked with many brands such as Walmart Johnson & Johnson, Gain, Space Coast, Tide, Moen, Walgreens, Barefoot & Smithfield, Big Lots, Dove and more recently Windex and HSN among others.
Julia will present: Easy Décor Tips for your Special Occasion Table
5:00 pm, Sunday September 2nd and 1:00 pm, Monday, September 3rd at the Ygrene Home Improvement Stage
Roberta Black, owner of RB Design, was educated in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, where she was born and raised. She has been living in the US for the past 17 years. Having worked in the design world for several years, she believes that: "Design is not for philosophy -- it's for life."
Her inspiration came from being raised in such a colorful and lively city. It gave her a huge perspective and understanding of how to use colors, shapes and textures. She is also very inspired by sleek, European lines, that for her, is chic, simple and yet shows tremendous style. The mix of these elements together creates a warm, inviting, innovative, modern and unconventional ambiance that makes people never want to leave.
Roberta has completed many residential and commercial projects (large and small), locally and abroad, accommodating all budgets.
Reginald W. Dunlap, Founding Partner and Principal Interior Designer of Reginald Dunlap Interior Design, possesses a talent along with a passion and true affinity for interior design. His approach to interior design has afforded him the opportunity to work internationally for clients around the world.
For Dunlap, understanding how a client truly lives helps to create a remarkably obvious cohesiveness, which translates into successful projects. He consistently delivers excellence for his clients with his innovative interior designs and flawless execution of projects. Hoteliers, international developers and private residential clients have entrusted Dunlap to bring their visions for design to reality.
Over the years, Dunlap has been fortunate to have studied and worked with many great designers from numerous parts of the globe. He credits his tailored and sometimes surrealist notions of design to many seasoned mentors. Travel, art, an affinity for diversity and immersion into cultures abroad has honed his unique take on Interior Design.
Reginald has served as a Senior Designer for many design houses and led the design team as Lead Designer for Tui Lifestyle, a Miami-based international interior design brand. A native of Texas, Dunlap attended Southern Methodist University in Dallas where he studied Art and Design and he is a graduate of the Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale.
Long before getting her first formal training in Argentina as Interior Designer, Viviana discovered her passion for design.
After more than 20 years of transforming spaces into balanced compositions of color, light and style, Viviana has developed a keen eye for detail. No two projects ever look alike as she designs each one according to your unique vision and style.
By listening to her clients, she’s able to visualize, create, and fulfill your quest of having your very own personalized home that are both comfortable and beautiful.
Working in a range of styles from Traditional to Modern, losing track of the importance of respecting budgets and deadlines is never an option.
Her experience in interior design and construction management enable her to deliver luxurious and dynamic designs to her clientele and turn their dream home into a reality.
Viviana started her own company in 2006. She provides a wide variety of services that include interior design, color consultation, professional organization, DIY classes, event decoration, space planning, event and home staging. Her passion for interior design has even landed her on multiple tv appearances in local channels.