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#IntDesignerChat March 11 Topic: Blending Past And Present With Fabric, Paint, and Wallpaper

9 Mar
Miles Redd~  photographer: Björn Wallander

Miles Redd~ photographer: Björn Wallander

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Designers Guild Fabric

Join #IntDesignerChat Tuesday, March 11 for our topic; Blending Past And Present With Fabric, Paint, and Wallpaper.  Paints in cool hues are more prevalent in interior design,  wallpaper, and fabrics are among the decorating dos for 2014. Wallpaper in the last few years has made a huge comeback.  Through out the design centers, we have many “to the trade”  Paints, Textiles, Leathers, Fabrics, and Wallpaper Showrooms.  Tuesday March 11, join our Interior Designer  Chat conversation on Fabric, Paint, and Wallpaper.  How we are working with them in today’s design projects?  What new collections we are excited about?  How we work with the Vendors and Showrooms? Mark your icals for  6p ET, 5p CT, 3p PT, and 10 p GMT (this week only).

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#IntDesignerChat April 23 Topic: What’s Hot And What’s Not

21 Apr
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Join #IntDesignerChat Tuesday April 23, 2013 on twitter for our annual industry show and tell Topic:  What’s Hot And What’s Not.  More than ever before it is important to be aware of future trends as consumers are seeking distinctive styling and considerable substance. Spring is the  time to tap into trends and new products.   As professionals we have  been hunting for hidden gems and  what’s new with vendors at trade shows and markets.  Join the conversation with world class designer’s at @IntDesignerChat  as they  share what’s NEW,  favorite products, and top trends in the design industry.

This week,  we encourage our  International  Interior Designer Chat Community to share photo’s and inspirations (a little homework) of:  What’s Hot and What’s Not.   Share a blog post mentioning #IntDesignerChat topic, What’s Hot What’s Not and we’ll post it in our tweets, Facebook, and you can link it during our chat.  Or you may want to pin What’s Hot on a Pinterest Board.  Using the power of social media, our Interior Designer Chat community will embrace your visuals of  What’s Hot in design.   Our #IntDesignerChat twitter community is looking forward to learning, sharing, and finding design inspiration from all that have attended industry shows and design center markets.   We’re excited to learn from one another and staying on top of what is HOT  in design in 2013.

After our Tuesday #IntDesignerChat on twitter, we encourage you to post what you shared in:  What’s Hot And What’s Not  on our Interior Designer Chat, Facebook Fan Page. 

How do you join @IntDesignerChat on twitter?  It happens every Tuesday at 6p EDT, 5p CDT,  3p PDT, and 11p GMT  here is how to join. Fasten your seat belt and get ready for a fast paced #IntDesignerChat on twitter.  Share your vision to the future.

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#IntDesignerChat May 1, Topic: What’s Hot And What’s Not

29 Apr

As industry leaders in design, we recognizing that the only constant is change.  So fasten your seat belts for of all that is new in style and trends.   And get ready for a fast paced #IntDesignerChat on twitter.   

This week,  we encourage our  International  Interior Designer Chat Community to share photo’s and inspirations (a little homework) of:  What’s Hot and What’s Not.   Share a blog post mentioning this weeks #IntDesignerChat topic, What’s Hot What’s Not we’ll post it in our tweets, facebook, and you can link it during our chat.  Or you may want to pin What’s Hot on a Pinterest Board.  Using the power of social media, our Interior Designer Chat community will embrace your visuals of  What’s Hot in design.  This week, we’re looking forward to learning, sharing, and finding design inspiration from the many who that attended industry shows:  Salone Milan 2012, High Point Market, and The Kitchen and Bath Industry Show.   We’re excited to learn from one another and staying on top of what is HOT  in design in 2012.

After our Tuesday #IntDesignerChat on twitter, we encourage you to post what you shared in:  What’s Hot And What’s Not  on our Interior Designer Chat, Facebook Fan Page. 

How do you join @IntDesignerChat on twitter?  It happens every Tuesday at 6p EDT, 5p CDT,  3p PDT, and 11p GMT  here is how to join.

 

#IntDesignerChat Feb. 7 TOPIC: Color Inspiration Spring 2012

6 Feb

The use of color is central to all work in interior design.  Decisions about color are a major factor in the success of any project.  This week #IntDesignerChat will explore how we create visual excitement by providing the color direction needed in interior projects.  Join us Tuesday Feb. 7th at @IntDesignerChat on twitter to chat about: color and the trend palettes for FASHION in the HOME for Spring 2012.

To what extent does color influence the overall perception of a completed architectural design/interior design?

Today’s kitchens are more multi functional, talk about how that evolution is influencing kitchen color palettes?

How do you address every aspect of color planning and application? 

Color has the unique ability to define the space, create the magic and the mood and ultimately spark the sale.  Tell us how you create visual excitement by providing the color direction you need to address the major trends for home interiors.

What does your firms presentation board contain for Spring 2012?  Share your visual inspiration, suggested color harmonies and swatches.

Photo Credit:  Calico Corners 

#IntDesignerChat May 17, 2011 Topic: What’s Hot And What’s Not

15 May
What's Is Hot What's Is Not

Fasten your seat belts for of all that is new in style and trends.  And get ready for a fast paced #IntDesignerChat on twitter.   We are looking forward to all our community, including brands, sharing their expertise in the emerging trends from your part of the world. 

This week,  we encourage our  International  Interior Designer Chat Community to share photo’s and inspirations (a little homework) of:  What’s Hot and What’s Not.  You may even want to blog about it,  and share the Topic with your readers as well.

After our Tuesday #IntDesignerChat on twitter, we encourage you to post what you shared in:  What’s Hot And What’s Not  on our Interior Designer Chat, Facebook Fan Page. 

How do you join @IntDesignerChat on twitter?  It happens every Tuesday at 6p EDT, 3p PDT, and 11p GMT  here is how to join.

Q 1:  Share with us what you LOVE right now….what you consider HOT!!

Q 2:  What is import to you as a professional when selecting What’s hot? The Designer, The Look, Style & Substance?

Q 3:  Are Design Centers playing a role in your inspiration of What’s New and What’s Not?

Q 4:  Who is a mentor of Design to you personally, that has a vibrant sense of Style?

Q  5: Who is a mentor of Design to you personally, that has a vibrant sense of Style?

  #IntDesignerChat May 17 Topic:  What’s Hot And What’s Not tweetReport/transcripts.   Topic-IntDesignerChat-2011-05-17

#IntDesignerChat Feb. 15 TOPIC: Color Inspiration Spring 2011

15 Feb

Color has the unique ability to define the space, and create the magic and the mood.  This week #IntDesignerChat will explore how we create visual excitement by providing the color direction needed to address the major trends for home interiors.   In the categories of  fabrics, trims,  paint colors,  wallcovering,  floor coverings, housewares, and interior furniture.  Join us Tuesday Feb. 15th at @IntDesignerChat on twitter to chat about: color  and the trend palettes for FASHION in the HOME for Spring 2011.

How do you emphasize beauty through the use of color in your work?

Where do you find your inspiration for simple, basic shapes in complex final products.

Color has the unique ability to define the space, create the magic and the mood and ultimately spark the sale.  Tell us how you create visual excitement by providing the color direction you need to address the major trends for home interiors.

What does your presentation board contains for a Miami Beach Modern Ocean Front home?  Share your visual inspiration, suggested color harmonies and swatches.

Photo Credit:  Calico Corners Opulent Collection House Beautiful

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Transcript RECAP for TOPIC: Color Inspiration Spring 2011