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In a Nutshell

This course introduces the fundamental concepts of interior design in a practical, accessible manner. Whether you’re redecorating your home or starting from scratch, these simple steps demystify the design process, making beautiful interiors achievable for everyone.

Who is this Course For?

  • Complete beginners in interior design
  • Anyone looking to refresh their living space
  • DIY enthusiasts seeking professional guidance

What you will Learn

  • Principles of balance, color, and layout for harmonious spaces
  • How to define and express personal style in your home
  • Tips for selecting furniture and decor to enhance functionality and aesthetic

About the Course

“Interior Design Basics: Simple Steps to Your Perfect Space” offers a solid foundation in interior design through a series of engaging, easy-to-follow lessons. Lauren Cox, a seasoned interior designer and design program manager at Havenly, brings her expertise directly to learners with clear explanations and practical exercises. Participants will learn to apply design principles to real projects, create mood boards, and execute a cohesive design plan that reflects their unique style.

The Instructor

Lauren Cox, Interior Designer and Design Program Manager at Havenly, a popular online interior design service. The course is offered on SkillShare.


This course is highly recommended for anyone interested in interior design, especially beginners. The clear instructions, expert advice, and practical projects make it ideal for those looking to enhance their living spaces creatively and affordably. It’s particularly beneficial for DIY decorators and those new to interior design.

Interior Design Basics: Simple Steps to Your Perfect Space

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