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Design Coaching Center, LuAnn Nigara
Register for our conversation with LuAnn Nigara and designers on the value of process.

Learn the Game-Changing Value of Design Systems, Processes

The Lighting Doctor, Randall Whitehead, Artistic Lighting
The Citizen M hotel in New York is a good example of how lighting creates the ambience of a space.

Lighting's Role in the Perception of a Space

Ginger Curtis Urbanology Designs
Ginger Curtis, of Urbanology Designs, turned to Zoom in her design business when COVID hit. She learned that video client consultations made valuable training videos for new designers and staff.

Designers Turn to E-Design, Digital Design Tools

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The Retail Doctor Bob Phibbs SalesRX2022
The Retail Doctor, Bob Phibbs, has launched an expanded version of his SalesRX training, SalesRX2022

The Retail Doctor, Bob Phibbs, Launches SalesRX2022

Jenna Gaidusek
eDesign Tribe’s exclusive rendering tools create photo-realistic designs for customers and can include shoppable links.

Building an E-Design Community

The Latest

Paul Broyhill Future Leaders Award
The AHFA has opened nominations for the Paul Broyhill Award.

Nominations Open for the Paul Broyhill Future Leaders Award

The American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame's deadline for nominations is February 15. 

ART Conference 2022
Registration is open for the 2022 ART Conference.

Registration Opens for 2022 ART Conference

The ARTS Conference will take place May 12-15, 2022 in San Antonio, TX.

Interior Design Society Announces 2022 Board of Directors

The Interior Design Society (IDS) is pleased to introduce its elected 2022 National Board of Directors.

Retail in the Pandemic Era

Below are tips for finding what works within the modern retail landscape, and effectively guiding consumers through the sales journey.

You need to ask, ‘what does my brand represent in the market and what am i comfortable attaching my name to?’” - Stacy Garcia
You need to ask, ‘what does my brand represent in the market and what am i comfortable attaching my name to?’” - Stacy Garcia

is product licensing for you?

Garcia has had multiple successful licensed launches over the past 20 years, with companies from Krypton and Klaussner to her newest rug launch with Karastan.

2022 U.S. Houzz Kitchen Trends Study

Findings from a survey of 2,380 U.S. homeowners on Houzz about their recent or planned kitchen renovation projects.

32nd ARTS Awards Finalists
ARTS Awards Finalists were named this week.

32nd ARTS Awards Winners Announced at Dallas Gala

The ARTS Awards returned to in-person at Dallas Market Center on January 7, 2022.

IDS, KBIS VIP Designer Experience
IDS and KBIS are partnering to bring a VIP Design experience focused on kitchen and bath.

IDS Announces KBIS VIP Designer Experience

The two-day event will take place February 8-10, 2022, at the KBIS show in Orlando.

Digital Catalog Creation
These tools can help you create digital catalogs

Create Digital Catalogs with These Tools

With COVID taking hold once again, consider staying connected to your retail customers with digital catalogs. These tools can help.

Come into the Light digital supplement
Click the links below to check out this month's digital Lighting supplement.

Come Into the Light: Lighting Trends, Business Insights, Industry Events

Furniture, Lighting & Decor's end of year digital Lighting issue discusses what's on tap for 2022 and the lessons we can take away from this past year. See it here!

Interior Design Society Conference
IDS has set its 2022 conference dates and location.

Interior Design Society Announces 2022 Conference Dates, Location

The IDS conference will take place August 4-6, in Chicago.

Retail, Design Experts Share 2022 Business Focus Tips

Retail and designer coaches share insights on preparing for success in the coming year.

Lauren Andersen, Houzz
Lauren Andersen, Houzz

Pantone's Color of the Year Home Design Tips

Houzz has compiled a list of ways to incorporate the color into home design.

January 2022 ALA Lightovation Schedule

ALA will host various events and seminars throughout January Lightovation in collaboration with members and partners.

Aperture Platform Delivers On-Demand Product Photos

The Aperture Platform made its commercial debut at the October High Point Market.

National Retail Federation Holiday Shopping 2021
The NRF said Thanksgiving Holiday Shopping was better than expected, with more in-store foot traffic.

NRF: Thanksgiving Weekend Shopping Exceeds Initial Expectations

In-store traffic on this holiday shopping weekend saw an increase from approximately 92 million customers last year to almost 105 million store shoppers this past Thanksgiving weekend.

Charles Pavarini III has leveraged his respected interior design brand to do more. He’s written a book, and he has entered product design partnerships with Alora Lighting (above), Samad for rugs, and Swaim for furniture.
Charles Pavarini III has leveraged his respected interior design brand to do more. He’s written a book, and he has entered product design partnerships with Alora Lighting (above), Samad for rugs, and Swaim for furniture.

Taking Your Brand to the Next Level

How do we measure the success of any marketing, branding or business development endeavor?

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Want to know what’s happening in furnishings? Furniture, Lighting & Decor has the details.

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Color Trends, Maison & Objet, Lighting Trends