Making a positive impact on our clients, Detroit, and our design community

Making a positive impact on our clients, Detroit, and our design community
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Creating Authentic Spaces with Rachel Nelson

Rachel Nelson, CEO and Principal Designer of Concetti Studio, recently sat down with Angela Moore to delve into the power of creating authentic spaces that truly reflect who you are.

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“Embracing Authenticity through Color: A Journey of Self-Expression and Confidence” with Concetti

Concetti had the honor of being the keynote speaker at Michigan Design Center’s Living in Color event on Friday, June 7 2024. Join us for a captivating presentation on how color can be a powerful tool for creating spaces that genuinely reflect a homeowner’s personality. CEO and principal designer, Rachel Nelson, will guide attendees through inspiring examples showcasing their success in crafting spaces that authentically resonate with their own clients. Concetti's Senior Designer, Kaitlyn Volpe, also unveils strategies for making current color trends authentic. Use the link to watch the presentation!
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How a Small Business is Using Design Strategy to Help Other Small Businesses

At Concetti, empowerment is synonymous with our business. Our mission is to empower clients, both residential and commercial, to be their bravest, boldest selves through strategically co-created spaces.
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Catch #GrowingUpNotOut in the May 2024 Issue of HOUR Detroit Magazine

#GrowingUpNotOut has been featured in the May 2024 issue of Hour Detroit Magazine! 

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CEO + Principal Designer Rachel Nelson Recognized as DBusiness 30 in their Thirties Honoree

CEO + Principal Designer Rachel Nelson has been recognized by DBusiness Magazine as a 2024 30 in their Thirties honoree!
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Meet Rachel Nelson

Canvas Rebel recently sat down with Concetti CEO+ Principal Designer Rachel Nelson to talk about taking risks, building your reputation, and advice for managing a successful, award winning team.

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Tips To Maintain A Good Company Culture

What defines good company culture? One perspective might state it’s based in productivity while another may believe it includes team building and a casual dress code. However, Concetti believes it is deeply rooted in the well-being and mental health of employees.

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Concetti is an Architectural Digest 2024 Featured Designer!

Concetti has been listed as an Architectural Digest 2024 Featured Designer! Click the link below to check out our Architectural Digest Professional Directory profile.

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Great design means questioning the rules

Concetti's CEO + Principal Designer Rachel Nelson recently sat down with The Detroit News to discuss all things design rules– when to follow them, when to break them, and when to make your own.⁠

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5 Ways A Small Biz Can Show Their City Love

While February is the month of love, Concetti exudes it every day; to their clients, the Detroit design community, their trusted vendors, and the local community.

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Designing Dreams: A Conversation with Rachel Nelson, CEO of Concetti Studio, on Entrepreneurship, Innovation, and Cultivating a Creative Culture

Rachel Nelson, Concetti’s CEO + Principal Designer, is a third generation Detroit business owner who has built an entrepreneurial spirit and the love for Detroit into her business.

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Into the Woods: Design Embraces Spaces with Personality

“Designer Rachel Nelson calls it “dopamine decor” and says more people should embrace the philosophy, which she defines as “surrounding yourself with things that make you happy and bring you joy.”

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To Set a Soul on Fire

“In a 1942-built bungalow in Grosse Pointe Woods, Michigan, the conceptual design and speakeasy vibes of its recently transformed lower-level sounds like music. There is a gradual swell in volume as one descends the stairwell beneath neon lights that speak like lyrics to an expressive landscape, gesturing to rhythm and tone of ambient composition.” 

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Designer Community Connects with The Shade Store and Business of Home

Michigan designers gathered at The Shade Store’s recently opened showroom in Ann Arbor, Michigan, on June 15 for a morning filled with lively conversation and networking. 

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we are all about

Gratitude Attitude

Throughout everything that we do- every client we meet, every project we design, every stride we take – there is a constant, resounding gratitude attitude behind it all.

Being an integral part of the revitalization of this beautiful, strong, passionate city of creatives is our dream come true, a dream we could not have achieved without you. And we never forget that. So we bring an attitude of gratitude as a constant thank you for our client’s support and for the chance to build beautiful, meaningful spaces in the city we love.

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At the heart
of Concetti is

community

It’s all about the people and the businesses that we collaborate with each day. We are always looking for ways to partner with and support local initiatives and participate in activities that will bring us together to learn, grow and celebrate as one.

Because when there is room for all,
the opportunities are endless.

Meet Rachel Nelson

Meet Rachel Nelson

Conceptual design is a process, an ideation, and a framework. It is a creative solution and strategic plan that explores the potential of space, of experience, and of expression.

About Concetti

We are Concetti, and we believe that everyone deserves to live and work in spaces that fully express their genuine selves. Just like Detroit we are gritty, we are passionate, and we love to get down to work. And when it’s all said and done, we are your strategic design partner that will  create space that becomes you.