Awesome Apps Every Designer Must Have

PLETHORA:

Apps for interior design

 Founded by designer Andrew spears in the year 2009, this app portrays a collection of some of the best artwork from all around the world. A pocket dictionary for design inspiration with daily updates covering various aspects from architecture, graphic, web, interior design and more.

Plethora - Interior Design App

 Plethora is a very simple application that puts some of the world’s top design blogs literally at your finger tips. With a direct access to the source this app will list the details of the company the art work belongs to, with a link to the company’s website that opens within the app. It also has the added feature of sharing the item on your favorite social network.

THE BIG YELLOW SPACE KIT:

Big Yellow Space Kit- space planner

A great app for designers and anyone working on an interior project alike. The Big Yellow Space Kit is like a mobile tool box. It is full of easy-to-use tools like an on the go Floor Planner that lets users instantly draw up a plan to see if things fit, a Box Archiver which is perfect when you’re on the move to list in which box you’ve stored the items, a Paint Calculator where you can list the height and width of the wall to see how much paint you need and a Unit Converter that helps instantly convert measurements from inches to feet to centimeters.


SNAPSHOP SHOWROOM:

snapshop interior design

An app that allows you to visualize how a piece of furniture will look in your existing space.  All you simply do is stand in the space you want to remodel or choose the picture saved in your library, launch the app and browse the furniture catalogue provided-  select a category like sofas, select your furniture which will bring up the camera with an overlay of the furniture. You can then point and place the furniture in the room. Use your fingers to position, rotate and scale the furniture and click a photo which provides you with an instant visual.

COLOR CHOICE:

Color Choice- interior design 

Developed by the Comex Group, Color Choice is a virtual decorating tool which allows you to generate various color combinations.

How it works-  Search for your chosen color or similar shades by product name, color name or code, choose a photograph of your exterior or interior in which you can select a wall and apply your color. You can then save this project.