NIKOLE NELSON. FOUNDER & CREATIVE DIRECTOR.
A unique combination of artist, maker, designer and construction worker.
Thrives on collaboration, inspiration hunts, nature, dilapidated beauty and roadside finds.
Chaser of art dreams, international travel and a romantic at heart.
Mother of three - Tyler 20, Koa 3 and Kaia James 3 months.
Opened her Brooklyn interdisciplinary design firm, Nikole Nelson Studios in 2009.
Will always love NYC but can’t do blizzards.
Launched BLKCORAL in Hawaii in 2014.
Must have bacon, chocolate and good wine.
BFA in Interior Design and Architecture from Savannah College of Art & Design.
Resides in Manoa, Hawaii with her handsome Greek husband and babies.
Juli Sproules. Partner & Interior Architect.
Designer, Educator & Writer
Inspired by unexpected relationships & curious about everything.
Happiest with a pen or paintbrush in hand.
#Obsessed with her puppy G.
BA in International Studies & Italian from the University of South Carolina.
MA in Interior Design from the Savannah College of Art & Design.
IIDA Member, NCIDQ-Certified & LEED AP.
French & American, speaks a little Italian, too.
Lives in Washington, D.C. with her partner Adam & their puppy G.
BILL REARDON. METAL GENIUS.
Owner of Heavy Metal, Inc.
Insanely funny and always inappropriate. But thats why we love him.
Lives in Honolulu, Hawaii.
George nixon. glass & ceramics.
Life long Harley man.
Can play a mean harmonica and killer drum solo.
Lives in Hakalau, Island of Hawaii.
BLKCORAL CLIENT LIST: NBC Universal, Honolulu Coffee, Kate Spade NY, Tiffany & Co., New Balance, Coach, BFG, Seaworld, Timbaland, Urban Outfitters, Hewlett Packard, Kamehameha Schools, Paiko, Brue Bar, GQ Magazine, Martha Stewart Living, Better Homes and Gardens, In Style Magazine, Food Arts, Cigar Aficionado, Men’s Health, Women’s Health, Men’s Journal, Zink Magazine, Bloomberg Business.