About IDS

A Place to GrowThe Interior Design Society (IDS) is an independent national organization comprised of more than 2,000 members. One of the country's largest design organizations dedicated to serving the residential interior design industry, IDS embraces four core values including professionalism, community, influence and growth. The IDS National headquarters is located in High Point, NC, the world's home furnishings capital. Founded in 1973 by the National Home Furnishings Association (NHFA) to support interior designers based within furniture stores, the Interior Design Society has long since expanded its focus to provide support to professional interior design entrepreneurs nationwide.

Mission StatementThe Interior Design Society is an association of professional interior design entrepreneurs focused on helping our members grow their businesses, develop their talents, inspire each other, and impact their communities.

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A Place to Find a Design ProfessionalNo matter where you live, there are Interior Design Society members nearby who can help you create the home of your dreams. Do you need help choosing furniture, coordinating color and pattern, or are you looking for fresh ideas that won't break your budget? Our members are highly qualified design experts who specialize in residential interiors.

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A Place to Find New CustomersOur Sponsors and Industry Partners are very important members who help our individual members stay abreast on the latest trends and styles. National manufacturing firms, regional resources and local vendors alike have found their investment in IDS membership has produced an impressive return, measured in new customers, strong relationships and a vibrant audience for high-quality design products.

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