Introducing Designer4aday

Gain access to New York City Interior Design
“trade only” showrooms or hire your very own interior designer for an hr, a day, or an entire project.

Designer 4 a Day

Enjoy the ability to purchase furniture, fabric, lighting, accessories, anything actually.
Designer 4 a Day will enable you to purchase, using her established accounts.
Her discounts will be passed on to you!

How Tours Work

We provide tours to “trade only” showrooms in NYC.
Our tour days will be divided into two categories:

1. Touring and Browsing – Get to know the showrooms, take home some fabric or wallpaper cuttings or samples, or some photos of possibilities.

2. Targeted Buying – Once you know what you might want to purchase and are ready to order then the Targeted Buying tour is for you. Individual tours are available.

New York Design Center

NY Design Center

With nearly 100 showrooms, this trade-only center has been the industry’s premier source for furniture, lighting, fabric, floor & wall coverings, and kitchen and bath accessories for over 85 years.

D&D Building

D&D Building

Home to more than 120 showrooms and representing more than 3,000 manufacturers.
Some of the best interior design items can be found here.

The A&D Building

The A&D Building

Has more than 30 showrooms, this property is New York’s ultimate design resource for residential and commercial projects.

The Fine Arts Building

The Fine Arts Building

Has 12 ‘to-the-trade’ showrooms. The finest quality resources in fabrics, furniture, wall coverings, antiques, accessories, upholstery and carpets.

And Local Venues!

Next Tour

Booking Tours through 2018 will be on an as wanted basis and weather permitting.

Call, email, or sign up for any Monday or Tuesday in 2018. 2+ people for a group tour. Individual tours are still available.

I want to go!

Interior Design Consulting

Contact us to schedule an hour, a day, or an entire project!
I need a decorator!

Who is Designer 4 a Day?

Robi Lorio, Allied ASID

An interior designer with over 30-years experience in the NYC market studied at Paier School of Art in Connecticut. She has worked for Herman Miller, Steelcase, and Knoll, and had her own residential design firm, Interior Space Design. 

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