Interior Designers

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Jimmy DeLaurentis Launches First Direct-To-Consumer Website

Having seen an uptick in online shopping in the home furnishings industry over the past year, JAMES by Jimmy DeLaurentis, a private label collection of luxurious upholstery and accessories, has…

Robin Baron Gets Ahead of the Curve

Interior designer, product designer and now e-commerce entrepreneur, Robin Baron is not one to shy away from a challenge. Rather, when faced with said challenge, she’s likely to find a creative…
Lina Calvao of Curated Nest Interior Quartz Countertops
Quartz countertops in this kitchen by Lina Calvao of Curated Nest Interiors are durable enough to face increased cooking and cleaning. Seating made of materials that can be easily wiped down is also an asset.

Resimercial in the Home

In its most common usage, the term “resimercial” is the practice of incorporating residential design elements into commercial spaces, giving them the relaxed comfortable feeling of home while…
Bloomist by Ron Marvin
The event will showcase a collection of luxury decor and accessories (in-store and online) handpicked by well-known interior designers, priced up to 80% off.

Housing Works Announces 2021 Design on a Dime Benefit

Housing Works will host its annual Design On A Dime fundraiser May 20-22, 2021.  This highly anticipated event brings together shoppable vignettes and collections curated by acclaimed interior…
Fairfield Chair Design Challenge Contest
Shown are the eight designers participating in this year's Design Challenge.

Fairfield Chair Announces Its High Point Virtual Design Challenge Contest

As Fairfield celebrates their centennial year in business, the company continues to produce high-quality casegoods and upholstery. In an effort to make the High Point Furniture Market experience more…
Design Coaching Center, Interior Design Business Experts, Melissa Galt
Melissa Galt shares insights on finding your ideal client.

Design Coaching Center: How Do You Attract Your Ideal Client?

Identifying your hot and buying ideal client is the fast path to design success. You can stop spinning your wheels trying to be all things to everyone and focus on those clients you enjoy the most.…
Houzz Q2 2021 Renovation Barometer
The Houzz Renovation Barometer sees an uptick in home renovation activity and delays.

Houzz 2021 Q2 Renovation Barometer Points to Strong Market Conditions

Houzz Inc.has released the Q2 2021 Houzz Renovation Barometer, which tracks residential renovation market expectations, project backlogs and recent activity among businesses in the construction…
Photo by Austin Distel on Unsplash
Photo by Austin Distel on Unsplash

Attracting Your Ideal Interior Design Client

Identifying your hot and buying ideal client is the fast path to design success. You can stop spinning your wheels trying to be all things to everyone and focus on those clients you enjoy the most.…
Interior Design Society, Virtual Conference
The Interior Design Society has opened registration for its May virtual conference.

Interior Design Society Opens Registration for Virtual Designer Conference

The Interior Design Society (IDS) is excited to announce that  registration is now open for their 2021 National Conference. The conference will be held  virtually this year, with a strong speaker…
smart lighting
Light layering is important for good lighting design, says Lightstyles’ Melvyn Kahn. In this project from his lighting design team, smart lighting controls help manage each light layer for a cohesive look that can be easily adjusted.

Understanding the Smart Home Spectrum

At one time, smart home systems were only found in ultra-high-end luxury design projects. Their complexity and high price tags made them unattainable for the average homeowner. Times have since…