Jessica Reilly is a New Jersey based designer who specializes in high-end interior design. Having spent significant time living and studying in London, New York City and Boston with extensive travel abroad, her design philosophy emphasizes the perfect balance. She strives to create an eclectic mix of period styles, cultural elements and unique textile patterns. Most importantly, her design concepts aim to reflect each client's personal style. With over a decade of design experience, Jessica has completed homes in New York City, Chicago, Boston and Short Hills, NJ. She is currently working on projects in Mendham, Essex Fells and Short Hills, NJ as well as the island of Nantucket.
Jessica began her studies at Bucknell University where she graduated with a degree in English and Business Management. She then drew upon her creative roots and ventured into the world of corporate design in New York City where she designed office space for a number of exclusive law firms and financial institutions. Three years later, she moved to London to study at the prestigious educational program within Christies Auction House and obtained a graduate degree in Fine and Decorative Arts as well as Early European Studies from the University of Cambridge. Upon completion, she continued to follow the art market. Jessica worked in client advisory and appraisal services for the renowned auction house, Doyle New York. After a move to Boston, she continued her education studying drafting and design at the New England Institute of Art while working in corporate real estate for Fidelity Investments.
In 2007, Jessica decided to come “home” and launch her own interior design firm, Jessica Reilly Interior Design, LLC. Her home office in Mendham, NJ is on the National Register of Historic Places by the US Department of the Interior. She and her husband Brennan, enjoy spending time with their son Ford and Beckett and their Bernese Mountain dog, McKinley while renovating their 1820’s Greek Revival style home.