About us

/ From Property Development to complete Project Coordination /


Chris Lees & Dorrien Hopley

The Studio

d-raw studios is an award-winning architecture and design collective with 20+ years’
experience uniting designers, developers, makers and strategists to translate original
thinking into industry-leading spatial design.


Based in London but operating internationally, our work is known for its elegant yet
dynamic modernist perspective, cultural sensitivity and unique use of materials.
We cover retail, workspaces, residential and hospitality design and specialise in bespoke, location-sensitive environments for both single projects
and international roll-out.


What we provide

Traditional architectural services...

from concept through to construction and completion.


Property development management

from site acquisition through detailed development and implementation


Brand Consultation…

to kick-start and consequently realise your design ambitions


Innovatively branded environments…

retail, office and hospitality design including the creation of bespoke fixtures and fittings


Interior Design...

inspirational renovations and interior design to create bespoke living spaces


Team leadership & complete project coordination...

full guidance through the practical & logistical stages of the building process while ensuring that the creative DNA of your project is maintained on every level.