How to Navigate the Shipping Crisis Amid Extended Uncertainty

How to Navigate the Shipping Crisis Amid Extended Uncertainty

Like so many other industries—and the United States itself—the design sector is still dealing with lingering effects of the pandemic. One aspect that is causing many headaches is the current global shipping crisis. When the pandemic started, no one knew exactly how it...

Interior Design: The Legends (Virtual)

Interior Design: The Legends (Virtual)

Continuing Education, Partner Program Organized by AIANY and Dr. Daniella Ohad Designer Society of America (DSA) is thrilled to share this opportunity organized by the American Institute of Architects (AIANY) and Dr. Daniella Ohad an incredible virtual learning...

Heather Garrett

Heather Garrett

Winner of the DSA 360° Design Award for 2021 360° AWARDAs a residential interior designer, you’re passionate about creating beautiful spaces where clients can enjoy life’s most intimate moments. But in this competitive industry, how do you take that passion and market...

The Wright Way — Frank Lloyd Wright, that is

The Wright Way — Frank Lloyd Wright, that is

Article and photo of Winged Victory of Samothrace Statue by Lydia Nicholson Kimler, MS Interior Design Lydia Nicholson Kimler is a DSA member and retired National Board Certified Teacher in the Hillsborough County, Fla., School District. She has a master’s degree in...

Sustainable Wood Sourcing

Sustainable Wood Sourcing

Sourcing wood is a common request for designers. In fact, we are often asked to choose wood for a client's deck in addition to the usual requests for interior built-ins and finishes.images from TERRAMAILike any other material being used inside the home, it’s important...

Instagram’s New Algorithm

Instagram’s New Algorithm

Make it Work For You in 2021Davina van BurenSenior Editor The good news: You created an Instagram account and are posting content on a consistent basis. Yay, you! The bad news: Just when you were getting the hang of things, they’ve changed the dreaded...

Material Bank Simplifies the Sampling Process

Material Bank Simplifies the Sampling Process

Material Bank Simplifies the Sampling ProcessBy Davina van Buren Busy designers know what a hassle the sampling process can be: look through brand websites, select samples, create profiles on several systems…then the waiting game begins. Even a simple project can...

A Time for Regeneration

A Time for Regeneration

After a year like 2020, a reset is in order. This had us thinking about the cycles of nature and how, if given the opportunity, a healthy ecosystem can withstand, resist, and recover from all manner of environmental trauma. We are part of that system, and we too can...

California Girl: Kelly Wearstler Is The Queen of Cool

California Girl: Kelly Wearstler Is The Queen of Cool

Kelly Wearstler is a rock star.By Davina van Buren Not only is she one of the highest-paid creatives in the world, the woman has done it all: teenage vintage clothing collector, design student, production assistant, clothing designer, Top Design judge, InStyle editor,...

Fall 2021 High Point Market

Fall 2021 High Point Market

HIGH POINT, N.C., — Registration for the Fall 2021 High Point Market will be announced for home furnishings buyers, international buyers, exhibitors, trade/industry, press, and students. Scheduled for October 16-20, interested attendees can register online at...