About Studio November
Studio November is an interior and architectural design studio working with clients in Oxfordshire, the Cotswolds, London and Internationally.
Its commitment lies in being a customer-centric design studio – driven to provide innovative and sophisticated design solutions for residential and commercial projects alike.
Founded by Samin Sahabi and Christopher Cooke, partners in work and life with a combined twenty years of experience, Studio November has an approach rooted in a meticulous focus on detail and a deep comprehension of how people inhabit spaces.
Samin and Christopher’s professional journey commenced while studying in London, where their paths, interior architecture and architecture, converged. From the very beginning, they embraced collaborative and effective work practices, laying the foundation for their present approach.
Over the years, their expertise has flourished through collaborations with esteemed design studios, architects, and interior designers across the UK. They strive to craft a seamless and harmonious experience for their clients that permeates every corner of a home.
At Studio November, they collaborate closely with skilled craftspeople and specialists to craft interiors that seamlessly marry beauty with practical functionality. Effective communication with their clients and suppliers forms the foundation of their work, ensuring the smooth execution of every project.
At Studio November, they provide a range of services from architectural design, interior design and landscape design.
They manage all architectural components, covering everything from planning, spatial arrangement and lighting design to the meticulous crafting of joinery, kitchen and bathroom layouts. These tasks are carried out under the discerning creative guidance of Christopher and Samin, resulting in comprehensive drawing and specification packages, as well as planning submissions and tender documentation.
– Concept & planning
– Design development
– Detailed design
– Joinery design
– Bespoke furniture design
– Lighting design
In collaboration with clients, their design team crafts schemes that balance between tradition and modernity. They update where needed, harness existing collections, and collaborate with artisans to curate interiors, each with its own unique character.
– Conceptual proposals
– Mood boards & fabric schemes
– Detailed designs
– Finishes specifications
– Bespoke joinery & furniture design
– Artwork selection & curation
– Lighting design
– Quality control
They believe that the broader landscape of any project is as important as the interiors and the building itself. They initiate each project by conducting a comprehensive site analysis and engaging in meaningful discussions with clients to understand their requirements by collaborating with a curated team of expert landscapers to bring their shared vision to life.
– Design intent drawings
– Mood boards
– Architectural landscape designs
– Planning advice
– Coordinating with landscaping contractors