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Raquel Montolio

Raquel Montolio is a New York-based interior design student at Nassau Community College and winner of the 2018 Casaza design student competition. She strives to create practical meets comfortable meets stylish spaces.

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Coffee With: Raquel Montolio

Rising star designer Raquel Montolio is a student at Nassau Community College and the winner of our Casaza contest to find the next great interior designer. We chatted about her studies, nature-inspired design, and the Eames house.

Raquel Montolio's outdoor zen space

Simply Beautiful Outdoor Living

Looking for your outdoor oasis? Up-and-coming designer and winner of the 2018 Student Design challenge Raquel Montolio brings zen outdoors with her Simply Beautiful Outdoor Living design.

Cozy Hour Lounge Living

Take off your shoes, put on your sweats, and grab a throw in Raquel Montolio's Cozy Hour Lounge Living.

Nirvana Living Room

For the neutral lover in you, Raquel Montolio designed the Scandi chic Nirvana Living Room. Sit back and stay awhile.

California Dream Living Room

California, here we come. We're getting elevated beach vibes from Raquel Montolio's California Dream, and we're not sure we can leave the best coast if this is our crash pad!

Design With Circadian Rhythm in Mind

Lighting that syncs to your circadian rhythms is making waves in interior design. Raquel Montolio walked us through some tips to keep in mind while designing your home.

Less Is More Modern Living

In a world of extravagance and excess, designer Raquel Montolio brings us back to basics with her elevated modern living bedroom.

Fun and Funky Bedroom

This Fun & Funky Bedroom is the perfect mix of slate gray, greenery, and dark wood. Get glam and find harmony in this natural room.

Back To School Suite

Give your dorm room a serious style upgrade with Raquel Montolio's Back To School Suite.

The Homely Haven Living Room

Step into your new transitional space with Raquel Montolio's Homely Haven Living Room.