Bridget Beari Designs


3210 Hawthorne Avenue

Richmond, Virginia 23222

Founded in 1992 by award-winning interior and product designer Susan Jamieson, Bridget Beari® Designs is a full-service firm specializing in both residential and commercial projects. Bridget Beari® Designs is renowned for Susan’s ability to create comfortably elegant and thoughtfully layered spaces that embody and enhance each client’s unique personality and lifestyle. Her aesthetically diverse interiors share a beautiful balance of distinctive art, furnishings and materials — always with impeccable attention to color, architecture and scale.

Holding degrees in both Art History and Interior Design, Susan is skilled in a broad spectrum of periods and styles, with projects ranging from historic Southern restorations to modern Mexican retreats. Susan’s designs have been featured nationally in publications including: Architectural Digest, Coastal Living, ELLE Décor, House Beautiful, Southern Living, Traditional Home and Veranda as well as regionally in Home&Design, R.Home, Southern Home and The Washington Post. Susan’s TV appearances include: HGTV’s "Bang for your Buck", TLC’s "Renovation Guy", NBC’s "Fix It and Finish It" and CBS-affiliate, “Great Day Washington”.

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  • Historic Renovations
  • Residential New Construction 
  • Residential Remodels  
  • Kitchen and Bath Design
  • Color & Paint Consult
  • Custom Cabinetry Design
  • Custom Fabrication
  • Space Planning
  • Decoration of Spaces
    • Art
    • Antiques
    • Furnishings
    • Lighting
    • Accessories


Bridget Beari® Colors are 200 designer-created and perfected paint colors curated into four edited palettes for flawless selection. Bridget Beari® Papers is a growing collection of delightfully diverse wallpaper patterns drawn from the imaginations of a Southern artist and traveling designer. A portion of all Bridget Beari® Colors & Papers supports animal care and rescue. 

Certifications & Awards
  • A Southern Living Designer Network “Designer of the Year”
  • Southeastern Designer of the Year nominee
  • HGTV Designer of the Year finalist
  • Kitchen and Bath Design News Top Innovator
  • Three-time Virginia Living Magazine Best of Virginia winner
  • ASID Certified Interior Designer since 1992