Specialized room design elevates your space

Specialized room design elevates your space

What’s more fun than a perfectly designed theme room? Let’s explore ideas from some of the creative, specialized spaces created by expert interior designer Lori Wiles of Lori Wiles Design. Wine rooms continue to be requested as more people look for ways to keep an...
A designer’s understanding of each client

A designer’s understanding of each client

An interior designer’s up-to-date knowledge of construction, industry standards, and design trends is only useful when paired with a deep understanding of the client they are working with. Whether it’s a commercial project or a residential remodel, a respect for the...
Engagement is essential for a great client/designer relationship

Engagement is essential for a great client/designer relationship

We all understand that a client will need to work closely with their interior designer. They’ll discuss what the client wants to accomplish in their space, their preferences, and potential limitations of time and budget.  But an expert interior designer delivers much...
Who is the ideal interior design client?

Who is the ideal interior design client?

Working with a skilled interior designer is not for everyone. Some people want immediate, cosmetic results and don’t want to take time to establish a relationship with a designer. Some people lack the resources to invest in professional help. Some just want to do it...
Using the senses in design

Using the senses in design

When we think of interior design, most of us immediately think about how things look. Color, pattern, light, texture, finishes, furnishings: all of it appeals to the eye. So how do the other senses factor into quality design projects? Interior designer Lori Wiles...