Eduardo Rodriguez

Eduardo Rodriguez is a fashion designer turned interior designer whose passion for great design is contagious. He inspires others to live a more stylish lifestyle through his blog, TheDesignerPad.

Eduardo's Inspiration

The vibrant yet serene colors of Venice

Eduardo's Latest Post

Accent Wall Colors: Black is Always In

This time of year the color black is commonly associated with Halloween, but to be honest this magnificent color goes beyond the spooky and mysterious… Read more »

October 16th, 2014

5 Lighting Tips for the Home

Lighting is often the forgotten child of decorating, when in reality is a key element that needs to be part of the overall project from the get go. But… Read more »

Categories: Getting Started, Inspiration

September 2nd, 2014

How To Makeover a Vintage Piece of Furniture

I’m a sucker for old pieces of furniture in need of some TLC. I don’t know what it is, but I just get a high by the challenge of giving them a new lease… Read more »

Categories: Before & Afters, Inspiration

July 22nd, 2014

Using Travel Pictures As Color Palette Inspiration

You’ll be surprised how everything around us can inspire the look and feel of our home, especially when it comes to choosing its color palette. We often… Read more »

Categories: Color, Inspiration

May 22nd, 2014

How to Use Artwork to Create a Color Palette

While some DIY-enthusiasts feel it’s the most frustrating part of any decorating project, deciding on a color palette can be painless and lots of fun…. Read more »

Categories: Color, Inspiration

May 1st, 2014

How to Use Bold Colors in Your Decor

Now that Spring has sprung, and Summer isn’t far behind, it is the perfect time to brighten up your home by injecting splashes of bold colors in your… Read more »

Categories: Color, Inspiration

March 25th, 2014

How to Transform Garage Sale Finds into Treasures

After the long and harsh Winter we’ve been having, I can’t wait for Spring to come knocking on my door. My desperation is such that I started my Spring… Read more »

Categories: Color, Inspiration

February 27th, 2014

How to Turn a Desk Into a Vanity

Choosing a vanity for a bathroom can be quite a task. Being one of the key pieces in the bathroom, you should always shop around for the perfect vanity… Read more »

Categories: Bathrooms, Before & Afters, Color, Inspiration

January 2nd, 2014

4 Ways To Include a Statement Piece In Your D├ęcor

The key to successful decorating is to make your space feel personal and welcoming. By incorporating statement pieces in your decor not only will help… Read more »

Categories: Examples, Inspiration

December 3rd, 2013

4 Tips for Creating the Industrial Chic Look

With roots in rundown factories and warehouses, the industrial style is a strong decor trend that’s made its mark in the world of interior design and… Read more »

Categories: Inspiration