Svetlana Tryaskina is a founder of Toronto-based Estee Design, a boutique firm and winner of “The Best New Designer of the Year” award by the National Kitchen and Bath Association in 2016. Since that time, Svetlana’s work was featured in numerous national and international design publications and has received international recognition and awards within the design community. In 2019, Svetlana was a winner at the prestigious International Design & Architecture Awards competition in London, UK. In 2020, Estee Design was the Gold Winner at the NKBA Annual Design Competition in Las Vegas. In 2019, Svetlana Tryaskina was featured in The World’s Leading Design Names 2019, published by design et al magazine.

Svetlana Tryaskina creates unique, livable, and cozy spaces for a wide range of clients. Her approach to design embraces modern aesthetics mixed with tradition and ethnicity, creating one-of-a-kind environments filled with art, textures, and colours, and always reflect the client’s personality. Her interiors bring a sense of excitement and comfort, and her designs are very practical in approach.

Born in Moscow into a family of professional artists and musicians, Svetlana was introduced to the world of art from an early age. Svetlana’s grandfather was a prominent artist in Soviet Russia, and her grandmother was a professional actress. After receiving her degree in music from the renowned Russian Academy of Music, Svetlana moved to New York, where she began her career as a textile artist.

During her years in New York City, working with many fashion designers and creating her own original work, Svetlana discovered her love for colours, textures, patterns, and textiles. Her extensive work experience with Ralph Lauren, Jones New York, and Escada, to name a few, has taught her strong professional skills, and an outstanding work ethic.

In 2001, Svetlana and her family moved to Toronto. Following her passion for interior design, Svetlana enrolled in the International Academy of Design and Technology in Toronto. As a graduate of this prestigious design school, Svetlana has worked on many design projects and established a distinctive personal style, which is recognized by her peers and has been celebrated with  multiple awards from the interior design industry.