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Interior Architecture & Design Market Overview with NORTH | 3D Design Podcast Ep.5

You are all very welcome along to Episode 5 of 3D Design Bureau’s podcast. Today, Nick and Kevin are joined by Lauren Martin and Louise Rankin, who are co-founders of NORTH. NORTH is a Dublin-based design studio specialising in interior architecture, interior design, and creative direction. Today’s topic will revolve around the current trends surrounding the interior design market in Ireland. Lauren and Louise share their insights on the influence that COVID-19 had on interior design trends.


(00:00) – Introduction.

(05:14) – Setting up a business in the interior architecture/design industry.

(10:21) – The impact COVID-19 had on the industry.

(16:47) – The importance of paint colour selection for interiors.

(18:14) – What factors drive the creative process.

(19:49) – Balancing client’s needs with ‘good’ design.

(23:28) – Interior design software is used to illustrate designs.

(25:05) – The role of hand-drawing in interior design.

(29:37) – Managing a growing interior design firm.

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