05 Aug

Behind the Scenes of a Interior Design Firm Part 3

August 5, 2017

Phase Three: Installing the Magic   The magic happens when the creative concepts become a reality.   Logistics Team Throughout the design process our logistics team back-of-house keep track of client orders, closely monitoring when everything arrives and working with the Team Manager to make sure everything is on schedule for installation. They scrutinise every […]

26 Jul

Behind the Scenes of a Interior Design Firm Part 2

July 26, 2017

Phase Two: Weaving the Magic   At VENTURA DESIGN we pride ourselves on the quality of our products, which are designed and crafted with love here in Ireland. Fulfilling a long-held ambition, we recently began manufacturing all of our sofas, armchairs, dining chairs and tables in our own factory where everything is customised to meet […]

21 Jul

Behind the Scenes of an Interior Design Firm

July 21, 2017

Behind the Scenes of an Design Firm An interior design firm – just like any business – is akin to a marriage. It requires a strong foundation of partnership, dedication, teamwork and of course, a whole lot of love, to be a success. VENTURA DESIGN has come a long way since I first started out […]

24 Apr

Ventura Interior Design – Deansgrange Showroom

April 24, 2017

Our Deansgrange Showroom We opened the doors of our new Deansgrange showroom two months ago and have been overwhelmed by the response – we’ve had such a warm welcome to the Southside of Dublin.   Drop in for a look Any Time! We have really hit the ground running, and our team of designers and […]

14 Oct

Ideal Homes Show

October 14, 2016

Ideal Homes Show We’ve been burning the midnight oil over the past few weeks preparing our Manhattan show house for the Ideal Homes Show Exhibition at the RDS, which runs from October 28th to 31st. Our first meetings about the show house started back in August and it’s really starting to come together now! We’ve […]

09 Aug

The Meaning of Bespoke

August 9, 2016

THE MEANING OF BESPOKE Bespoke is a word traditionally associated with the tailors of Savile Row. When you decide to buy a bespoke suit there, it’s not just shopping – it’s an experience. The process starts with a fitting, which is chalked out first on brown paper and then on cloth, followed by basting cotton […]

15 Feb

How to choose paint

February 15, 2015

Choosing and using paint (How to choose paint) What’s the best way to choose and use paint? When it comes to altering the look of a room, paint is one of the cheapest ways of ringing the changes. Yet few homeowners are colour confident. My advice is not to follow trends and work with colours […]

05 Aug

Ventura Blog

August 5, 2013

So why Hire an Interior Designer? This is a question we get asked a lot, hopefully in this blog I can help to explain how designers work and the benefit we provide. Some people believe that interior design is just choosing cushions and curtains, but like most professions, there’s a lot more than meets the […]