Our Story

In 1854, a German immigrant opened a cabinet shop in Louisville, Kentucky and a tradition was born.  Gustav Bittner made cabinets and furniture with an uncompromising commitment to quality, that is still the hallmark of the company that bears his name.  His impeccable taste and high quality craftsmanship became the foundation for our timeless residential and commercial design, master-crafted custom furniture, innovative architecture, award-winning design team, area’s largest resource library, exquisite antiques, unique accessories and gifts.

Over the decades, we have become widely recognized as a leading, nationally renowned design firm with numerous projects in New York, Chicago, Nantucket, Florida, Colorado and Kentucky.  We bring our rich history and experience together so we can approach your project with boundless imagination, the courage to innovate and the wisdom to bring it all together.

Designing for the way you live.