Listen up interior lovers- we know how frustrating it may be to try out multiple apps before finding the perfect one that will get your creative juices flowing. We’re even guilty of downloading new apps all the time just to have them on our home screen for a total of 5 minutes…the apps are either complicated to use, require a ridiculous subscription, or they just don’t have the features we’re looking for! Well, your girls have found the best apps for, not just interior designers, but for interior LOVERS.
We love our mood boards so much, but not everyone has expertise when it comes to Adobe Photoshop. But no worries! We’ve found an app that allows you to effortlessly create mood boards just like ours. All you need is your imagination! The app lets anyone become a professional interior designer in seconds. Explore thousands of products by their colour, name or type and layer them with other products to create your dream rooms.
If you’re part of the interiors community then this app is perfect for you. Ivy.co provides interior designers with a range of tools designed to benefit their creative business. From product sourcing to room boards to time and expense tracking, Ivy.co has it all so you can waste less time on the nitty gritty, and more time unlocking your imagination!
Capture your world in Pantone colours no matter where you are! With the PANTONE Studio app you can extract colours from your own pictures to create your own unique colour palette. If that doesn’t convince you, well, you can also extract colours from photos taken off Pinterest, Facebook, Tumblr, or Instagram. And get this, the app’s colour palette feature allows you to build custom colour palettes to see how certain hues, tints, tones and shades work with others. You can even apply colours against different designs- graphics, typography, and of course our fav, INTERIORS. If you’re not an interior expert, this will help you loads in pairing certain homeware products to your current home style.
Pinterest, pinterest, pinterest…the GO-TO for inspiration. Pinterest allows you to sort through the inspiration clutter in your brain. Create boards for your interior design ideas and start pinning away! It can be as broad or as specific of a category as you wish! Whether you’re looking for bathroom inspiration or a specific rug, Pinterest will help! With recommendations, articles, and inspiration from people all over the world, you’re sure to find the answers, or ideas, to all your interior cravings.
You can think of Houzz as a Pinterest dedicated to home design. Get ideas, discover products, collaborate with professionals, read articles, and get advice all on Houzz. Browse through millions of photos of different home interior styles, they’ll have it all! Hamptons chic, mid-century modern, or new york loft…they’ve got it all, and more. You can even connect with professionals, including interior designers, home stylists, and more to make the most of your projects. The app also allows you to browse products effectively by style and budget. Oh, and the ‘View in my Room’ feature is something that you won’t want to pass on. The feature allows you to view specific products from the app directly in your room! We still can’t get over how awesome that is. And if you’re not looking to change up your interiors, you can browse through the article section of the app to find out tips and tricks, or have a walk through some home tours! You’re bound to flip your home upside down once you download the app…oops!