I help create interiors that are open, airy, sophisticated, yet restrained.
Renovating can often be an overwhelming experience, both in terms of time and expense. My role as a designer is to serve as a guide, so clients end up with a cohesive space that reflects their taste and needs, with a focus on quality materials and good craftsmanship.
Mahle Design LLC is a full-service interior design studio located in Los Angeles, CA. A native of Brazil, Leonora Mahle brings a creative approach to each of her projects, combined with a cultural sensitivity gained from a life-long interest in history and travel. Every project is a dialogue with her clients. Whether modern, traditional or transitional, Leonora strives to offer projects of distinctive character, with an emphasis on quality materials and dedication to craftsmanship. Leonora is a consummate professional, with experience managing projects for top New York design firms. Her training on the construction management side of the business ensures that, along with great design, client projects are executed with attention to detail. She received her professional training at the New York School of Interior Design, and holds a B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania and an MBA from American University. Born and raised near São Paulo, Leonora’s heritage of Brazilian Modernism and indoor/outdoor living is a natural part of her design language. Her German-born father, a composer in her native country, nurtured an early study of music, which along with many childhood trips to Europe both influenced her creative perspective.