Recent Media Coverage of
Sara K. Torjman Interiors
- Interior Design Trends for Every Lifestyle, Lifestyle
Magazine, November 2006
"Communicate your needs, wants, wishes, and dreams to the
designer. Show her magazine pictures of interiors that you like.
Sometimes a picture really is worth a thousand words."
"People are hungry for color. Subtle is O-U-T, and
fabric houses are responding by launching new collections with vibrant
"Another trend is that the TV, once considered a design
eyesore, is coming out of the closet - literally. Flat screen TVs can
stand on their own, and plasma TVs adorn walls like works of art.
...glass art is in high demand. "There is something very magical about
glass. It's the item for interiors."
" ... it is important to
have good chemistry with your interior designer. If you don't feel
comfortable working with your designer, they're not a good match. Also
be patient to see the project through to the end. When a project
requires work by different contractors it often will take longer than
Class offered Feb 22, 2007
"Lighting Design Basics":
Lighting is an extremely important component in the design of a room. It is
the lighting that shows the overall design in the room. If poorly done, the
room with the most sophisticated design scheme will fail to show the work
that was done in the room. On the other hand, if cleverly done, even the
room with the simplest design scheme will look very impressive. Lighting
influences the appearance of a room, sets the tone, and creates the mood
that you are trying to convey. The participants will be introduced to the
different types of lighting, their function and application.
Class offered Feb 15, 2007 through Northampton Township and
July 17, 2007 as part of "Seashore Conversations" lecture series for the
"Show House at the Shore" to benefit Ruth Newman Shapiro Cancer & Heart
"How to Transform Your Interiors with New Flooring":
Your choice of flooring has a HUGE impact on the general design of a room.
Flooring is the largest dimension in the interior that is treated, other
than the walls and the ceiling. Explore the possibilities for function and
style. Your choice will set the tone and the direction of your project.
Participants will be presented with many samples of different flooring
products and their functional applications.
Class offered Feb 8, 2007
"10 Common Design Mistakes to Avoid":
Enjoy an evening with designer Sara K. Torjman exploring the most common
design mistakes made in colors, textiles, lighting, accessories, furniture,
walls, floors, ceilings and style in general. If you are planning to have
any work done in your home, you don't want to miss this session. Bring your
fabric swatches, paint chips, samples, etc. to class. Participants will
view pictures and analyze common mistakes and remedies to correct them.
Participants are encourage to bring their sample swatches and questions to
Class offered April, 2006
"Discovering Your Design Personality":
This four session program is designed on the premise that the interiors of
your home or office have a profound impact on how you feel, how productive,
creative, serene or happy you can be. The participants will develop the
tools to discover their individual styles and accordingly make the best
choices for their interiors.