Designer Society of America

DSA is the first design organization to provide a welcoming environment for all interior designers, residential interior designers, kitchen designers, window designers and industry related fields. DSA provides recognition for interior design professionals. DSA recognizes that the road to success in the field interior design has many different paths. Committed to increasing opportunities for talented and creative designers. Founded in 1999, DSA strives to give a voice to individuals in the industry by strengthening their visibility and recognising that there are many paths leading to success in the field of interior design.

Professional Recognition

Navigating your professional career can be challenging. In this competitive field it is important to show your peers and potential clients that you are committed to your field and your profession. DSA provides professional recognition. As a DSA professional, you can expect increased recognition from your peers while impressing your potential new clients and existing clients with your professional membership to the Designer Society of America. Show them that you are involved in your industry and committed to the growth and development required to thrive as a professional designer. Display your logo to exhibit your professionalism and dedication to the field of interior design!

Through many years of experience, as well as networking with other professionals; studying the industry and markets; education; outreach; and industry advocacy, DSA has established itself as a major player in the interior design world, in contact with over 22,000 designers, showrooms and other industry members. You won't find that service with membership in other major societies in our industry.

DSA is open to residential interior designers, space planners, kitchen and bath designers, re-designers and the trade companies that serve them. We provide a community for those already in the field, offering networking opportunities, consultations and free websites for displaying your work and contact information. In addition, DSA offers educational programs for new designers as well as certification for students studying the art at universities, colleges and technical schools.

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Professional Rewards Program

Designer Society of America is rewarding your professional growth.

Members who participate in continued education/ attend trade shows will receive points towards discounts and rewards.  After logging into your member console you now have the ability to list your continued education and your trade show attendance. The tab is listed as CEU's in your console. 

“Interior designers who engage in developing their professional skills provide more value to their clients, increase revenues and are held up as examples of excellence in the industry.” 

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DSA members are privy to numerous Trade Discounts and Affiliations

Trade Discounts are offered to Professionals of the Trade

To establish accounts with showrooms, industry partners and vendors members must provide the following:

Your Company Name
Tax ID#
Professional Membership Affiliation "DSA" Designer Society of America and member number.

Designer Locator

Connecting designers with potential clients.

DSA members will bring your dream home to fruition. Through sessions on color, scale, proportion, lighting, furniture arrangement, floor and wall treatments, and color psychology, your DSA Residential Interior Designer will conceptualize and plan creative solutions for your home.  Stay within your budget and prevent costly design mistakes by hiring a DSA Residential Interior Designer with expertise in residential interior design.

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Free Portfolio for Our Members

Not only are the portfolio free to our members, they are designed with the latest technology. Responsive Design enables your clients and potential clients to view your work on any type of device. LINK SOCIAL MEDIA SITES directly from your free DSA portfolio. Post room photos to HOUZZ , Pinterest or tweet about your new designs!

Career Advancement and Education

Knowledge is power! Designers and future designers seeking to obtain credentials and gain certification status turn to DSA for Residential Interior Design Certification. Since 1999 DSA has been an industry leader in providing Residential Interior Design Certification for the design community. Our certification is one of the most widely recognized professional certifications available. Our courses are available through local colleges throughout the USA, Canada, Europe and South America. DSA Residential Certification is also available online and through a home study curriculum. For more information on the course that is best for you, please email us at
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About the CEO - Natasha Lima Younts

Passionate about providing accessible education for interior designers. Dedicated to supporting the rights for interior designers to practice in all states.

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