High Point Market Report – Emily Burroughs

High Point Market Report – Emily Burroughs

High Point Market is BACK! Twice a year market provides renewal, inspiration, and a breath of fresh air. The Spring 2022 market did not disappoint. After all the cancellations, postponements, and limited attendance due to the Coronavirus, this market was truly the...

Interior Design The Legends: – Bridgette Romanack

Interior Design The Legends: – Bridgette Romanack

Daniella on Design Written by Daniella Ohad Phd Design Historian Each week, Daniella Ohad hosts Interior Design: The Legends, a virtual program presented in partnership with Christie’s Education, comprising one-on-one interviews with the world’s most...

Design Excellence Award

Design Excellence Award

Guillaume Coutheillas  Without hesitation, our team here at the Designer Society of America (DSA) continues to be so incredibly impressed by our members. That’s why we get so excited when it comes time to announce the annual DSA 360° Design Excellence Award...

“My Dream Actually Came True”

“My Dream Actually Came True”

By Lindsay Field Penticuff Tula Summerford shares how her dream to become a world-traveling interior designer is a reality for her today.Tula Summerford, Owner, Designer, and Founder of Design by Tula headquartered in Raleigh, N.C., remembers loving all things fashion...

A Conversation with Daniella Ohad, PhD

A Conversation with Daniella Ohad, PhD

By Lindsay Field Penticuff Daniella Ohad, Ph.D., who is originally from Israel and moved to the United States in 1985, studied interior design, and graduated from the Fashion Institute of Technology in 1991.“I started teaching shortly thereafter, and I’ve been...

How to Navigate the Shipping Crisis

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,...

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...