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HOOKER FURNITURE ADDS TWO DESIGNER PROGRAMS TO ITS REPERTOIRE

At Fall HPMKT, Hooker launches MARQ, a new upscale 50-piece modern upholstery collection, and HF Design Pro, two initiatives exclusive to interior designers.

HOOKER FURNITURE ADDS TWO DESIGNER PROGRAMS TO ITS REPERTOIRE

BELLE BY CHERYL LUCKETT DEBUTS

This HPMKT, interior designer Cheryl Luckett debuts an upholstery collection with Sylvester Alexander. The five-piece group is inspired by lifestyle in the Southern home.

BELLE BY CHERYL LUCKETT DEBUTS

Someone to Know: RACHEL MORIARTY

Rachel Viloria Moriarty is a designer, podcaster, coach and first-time author. That’s the short list. What also defines her, besides a killer wardrobe and fantastic Instagram feed, is her VISIBILITY WARRIOR status. Rachel, private banker turned designer, understands what being the “face of the business” is all about.

Someone to Know: RACHEL MORIARTY

"RECIPE FOR PRESS DESIGNER EDITION" TOUR LAUNCHES IN HIGH POINT

When Amy Flurry wrote Recipe for Press in 2011, it opened a lot of eyes. Essentially dubbed the quintessential DIY PR book, Amy, a former editor who had covered design, fashion, and lifestyle and had been pitched thousands of times had a wealth of experience to impart. She laid it out in simple language, broke it down into attainable steps, and entrepreneurs drew close. Many of those creative self-starters were interior designers.

"RECIPE FOR PRESS DESIGNER EDITION" TOUR LAUNCHES IN HIGH POINT

3 Mistakes To Avoid on Social Media

If you've kept up with any of my previous articles, you've read about various tips, tricks and more to help maximize your social media strategy. While it's great to learn about what you should do, onecould argue that it's just as important to learn about what you shouldn't do. Here are 3 common...

3 Mistakes To Avoid on Social Media

Instagram Hacks: Designer Edition

Instagram is arguably the fastest growing platform for designers around the world. It's function is straightforward - and its interface is beautifully simple. Instagram is the no-nonsense platform that Facebook used to be, which is why its popularity is so wide spread. Opting out of events, status updates...

Instagram Hacks: Designer Edition

Tip & Tricks: 4 Social Media Best Practices

You don't need to be a graphic designer to understand that the aesthetic integrity of your brand shouldn't be overlooked. How you appear to potential clients/business partners is an essential first step in setting yourself up for success. With the various social media platforms out there, it can be difficult...

Tip & Tricks: 4 Social Media Best Practices

Create A Marketing Ecosystem For Your Business

According to Quora, “In marketing, a digital ecosystem is the detailed visual of how all digital and social assets of a brand interconnect and interact. When managing multiple platforms, it’s important to understand how they will all work together to achieve the brand’s goal.”

Create A Marketing Ecosystem For Your Business

Behind-the-scenes can make or break a designer

The interior designer has come into her client’s home and captured the vision with a creative plan that includes furniture, accessories, rugs and more. But getting the product from point A to point B is where the project is made and exceptional service is every bit as important as choosing the right...

Behind-the-scenes can make or break a designer

Attractive Website Doesn't Guarantee User Loyalty

WASHINGTON --Nearly 95% of frequent Internet users say that a website's ease of use is important when deciding whether to continue using the site, according to a new survey on user experience (UX). The findings come from a collaborative survey conducted by B2B research firm Clutch and UX design...

Attractive Website Doesn't Guarantee User Loyalty

5 Powerful Tools for Interior Designers

There's something to be said for the DIYers - and in today's digital age, there are a lot of tools that you can use to help build your business. We've hand selected 5 tools that can help you develop your brand without breaking the bank. Using these tools will help better manage your time and in turn...

5 Powerful Tools for Interior Designers