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laura & Aaron Aguilar

Aaron and Laura Aguilar are the celebrated luxury construction and design team behind their family business, Aguilar Design Studio, headquartered in Charlotte, NC. For close to two decades, the duo has been applauded as the “go to” luxury design and construction experts for successful executives, entrepreneurs and professional families. From secluded lakes and mountains to prominent cities and suburbs, their homes are classically inspired, stand the test of time and are always elegant yet approachable. Today, their custom homes have captured the attention of Forbes, better homes & gardens, charlotte magazine, and more. 

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For the past 20 years, Aaron has been using his architecture background to design custom homes and remodels for clients across the US. Clients call him when they need a new-build or their home reimagined to reflect their unique lifestyle, and are looking to avoid the additional stress of the construction process. Having studied under numerous architects, engineers, and contractors, he has gained a unique set of skills. His experience with large scale projects and individual custom homes, along with his skill set, has allowed him to create a seamless experience for his clients when building their luxury homes.

Aaron is the proud husband of Laura and father to 3 amazing young men. On the weekends, he can be found at the local motocross race track supporting his sons racing, boating on the lake, strumming his guitar, or practicing his golf swing. 

owner, principal designer, licensed contractor



owner, prinicpal designer

A noted tastemaker, Laura has been celebrated for her timeless and classic style in both fashion and home. Clients from entrepreneurs to executives have turned to Laura to design spaces that are elevated, sophisticated, and personality driven. All her designs are impeccably executed, detailed and turnkey. Laura is the Owner and Principal Interior Designer for Aguilar Design Studio. Along with her team, Laura Aguilar offers Full Service Interior Design services specializing in designing timeless, beautiful & functional homes. As the principal designer, Laura oversees all design aspects of a project to ensure they not only reflect the client but still incorporate the true Aguilar Design Studio aesthetic.

When not designing, Laura is the very proud wife to Aaron and mother to 3 amazing young men. Even in her free time, scrolling beautiful homes and decor is a true passion, always cultivating ideas to use in upcoming projects. Loves to cook, loves life long friends, and enjoys the small pleasures in life like good wine and a good book.


Carlie Blankenship

junior interior designer

Claire lamontagne

architectural cad drafter