Working with Clients

Design Presentation Success

Filed under Design Projects, Working with Clients

Design Presentation Success You have been working for weeks or months and cannot wait to present your ideas to your clients! You are very excited…until about 2-3 days before. That is when worry sets in. Do you think they will like it? Do I have everything? Am I missing samples? So many questions pop up and you […]

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Trust Your Gut!

Filed under Return on Interiors, Working with Clients

Trust to Your Gut! We have ALL done it!! Done what? NOT listened to our gut and gotten ourselves into a wee bit of trouble! Maybe you had a client who LOVED your ideas- and then bought a chair from Restoration Hardware that same day. Or a client who ALWAYS asked her best friend their opinion, even […]

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Interior Design Fees

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Interior Design Fees I remember when I first started designing, I was so embarrassed to give my fee structure to potential clients. I just couldn’t OWN it! I would beat around the bushes until I HAD to give my fee. UGH! Not only did I hate talking about my fees, but I also didn’t understand how […]

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Don’t Quit

Filed under Design Inspiration, Uncategorized, Working with Clients

Don’t Quit I know! Really, I do!! Sometimes you just want to quit! You are fed up and can’t take it any more. You cry. You scream. You are bitter. You think the interior design business is just not meant for YOU. DON’T QUIT! You are better than that. You can overcome this feeling through […]

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Get the Best Clients by Setting Client Expectations

Filed under Design Projects, Return on Interiors, Uncategorized, Working with Clients

Get the Best Clients by Setting Client Expectations As an interior designer, we can totally “see” how our client’s space will look after we get our paws on it! However, making that vision a reality is something that doesn’t happen overnight. We need to set client expectations, so they follow along on the ride and are excited when the […]

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