10 Interior Design Skills to Run a Successful Business

10 Interior Design Skills to Run a Successful Business

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Interior design isn’t only about decorating a space. It’s about creating an environment that aligns with your client’s wants and needs, all while ensuring functionality, harmony, and beauty. In order to achieve a look and feel that will make the space you design a joy to live in, all while …

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Outdoor Office Space Design – How to Make it Work

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Fresh air is good for you. We all know this – it’s an uncontested truth. Yet we spend most of our days indoors, often in poorly ventilated offices, and for the past year, in our own homes due to the pandemic.  Sure, installing air purifiers around the home or investing …

Retail trends 2021

Retail Trends 2021 – The Future of Furniture Shopping

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Retail trends for 2021 and beyond will continue to focus on digital transformation and an omnichannel shopping experience. For anyone who has yet to enter the digital age, online consumer engagement is something to immediately become familiar with. At the beginning of a new decade, omnichannel retail continues its statistical skyward flight. Online shoppers crave an interactive experience with …

Successfully Navigating the Post-Pandemic Retail Environment

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Retail has been a scary place for the last year.   Brick and mortar locations were hit particularly hard by lockdown restrictions. Harrods saw 80,000 visitors in an average day before the pandemic. That number soon dropped to 4,500 visitors, a 95% reduction in footfall. This made a huge impact on their revenue, which fell further …

how to build a strong interior design brand

How to Build A Strong Interior Design Brand

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Building an interior design brand for your business is one of the most important things you can do to ensure success.  Think of a brand as you would a personality. If you meet someone who is boring and who doesn’t leave a lasting impression on you, chances are you won’t want to interact with them in …

Kitchen Trends 2021

Kitchen Trends 2021 – A New Birth of Beauty

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Kitchen trends for 2021 include a variety of uplifting themes to showcase creativity, the beauty of the home, and what we love so much about being interior designers. We are all of us searching for optimism in this new year of 2021. A glimmer of hope, the brightness of a …

Office Design Trends - Reconfiguring Workspaces

Office Design Trends – Reconfiguring Workspaces

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Office reconfiguration to meet modern wellness guidelines will be the key factor in office design trends for 2021. Office design trends have changed and developed throughout the years and decades, adapting and growing in both style and functionality. With the unique situation stemming from the impact of the global coronavirus …

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Designing a Custom Closet – Five Important Steps

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A well thought out closet design increases the functionality of a small space. It gives your client the luxury of having all their belongings in one place, versus in multiple closets. As a designer who has taken on the challenge of becoming a closet organizer, the following 5 steps will guide you through the process of designing a custom closet with ease.  Subscribe to …

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Website Design Strategies – 5 Tips for Kitchen and Bath Designers

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The year 2020 has shown us that as Kitchen & Bath Designers our online presence is more important than ever. Consumers are hesitant to spend time visiting multiple showrooms due to COVID restrictions. The Kitchen & Bath Designers who will come out on top are the ones that can give …