In our weekly roundup, seed funding for a virtual home staging startup, Condé Nast doesn’t want to pay rent, QVC and HSN launch more than 60 home brands, and more. Read on for the latest announcements crossing the BOH news desk.
The buzzy invite-only social media platform has recently taken the design industry by storm. We explore how it works, what all the fuss is about, and why opportunity favors early adopters. (Plus, we’re hosting a Clubhouse chat of our own—see you there!)
Many home retailers are thriving right now, but Williams-Sonoma is in an especially sweet spot to ride out changes in consumer spending patterns. Retail Watch columnist Warren Shoulberg explores how the brand got here.
How do you shepherd a client from initial contact to signed contract? We asked seven designers about the journey to the dotted line—including the age-old debate of whether to charge for the first consultation.
Textile designer Saana Baker launched quarterly fabric trend publication The Textile Eye to fill a gap in the market. In an Instagram-driven industry currently short on in-person shows, Baker explains where her publication fits in.
Interested in building passive income into your business? Here’s a guide to earning this way—and a reality check to help you decide which, if any, of these paths is right for you. (Hint: It’s not as passive as it sounds.)