Dering Hall in the News


January 16, 2019

The High Point Market Authority (HPMA) has revamped its New Product Premiere program, designed to start the conversation before Market on what’s upcoming in home fashion amongst various design industry experts, furniture manufacturers and media partners. Focusing on new products debuting at the upcoming Spring Market, this multi-faceted program will give attendees a sneak peek of what to expect at the April 6 – 10 show.

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JANUARY 16, 2019

Leading Online Home Furnishings Platform, Chairish Inc. Acquires Dering Hall

Chairish Inc., the San Francisco-based parent company of Chairish and DECASO, the home design industry’s leading online marketplaces for exceptional one-of-a-kind furnishings, announced the acquisition of Dering Hall. This purchase makes Chairish Inc. the largest online platform for high-end home furnishings in the United States.


JANUARY 9, 2019

Dering Hall Launches “40 Finds” Campaign to Highlight Artisan Brands

Dering Hall, the premier online resource for designers and consumers to discover and connect to the world’s finest interior design products and professionals, announced the launch of their “40 Finds” campaign highlighting unique, diverse and extraordinary artisan brands.

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JULY 9, 2018

Dering Hall Expands Design Center Partnerships with Addition of Boston and Seattle

Dering Hall, the premier online resource for designers and consumers to discover and connect to the world’s finest interior design products and professionals, has expanded their design center partnerships with the addition of Boston Design Center and Seattle Design Center. Dering Hall now works with five design centers including the groundbreaking partnership with San Francisco Design Center announced earlier this year. 


JULY 2, 2018

Dering Hall Grows Trade Program 34% in 6 Months

Dering Hall, the premier online resource for designers and consumers to discover and connect to the world's finest interior design products and professionals, is seeing a significant uptick in their registered trade program and online shopping activity common among industry professionals, like tearsheet downloads and online sharing.


June 26, 2018

Dering Hall Expands into Italy with Cesanamedia Partnership

Dering Hall, the premier online resource for designers and consumers to discover and connect to the world’s finest interior design products and professionals, announced their expansion into the Italian market with the partnership of Cesanamedia.  


june 18, 2018

84% of Design Professionals are Sourcing Products Online according to Dering Hall Survey

Dering Hall, the premier online resource for designers and consumers to discover and connect to the world’s finest interior design products and professionals, announced the results of their annual spring survey today. Among its findings, 84% of design professionals are now sourcing products online.


april 16, 2018

Dering Hall Unveils Newest Version Of Its DH Analytics Toolset

Dering Hall, the premiere online resource for discovery of the world's finest interior design products and professionals, today unveiled the newest version of the design industry's only digital marketing analytics dashboard.  The DH Analytics Toolset provides real-time market intelligence, and is being used by hundreds of design industry brands to plan and execute their digital marketing efforts.


march 15, 2018

Dering Hall Names Barbara Friedmann Vice President, Brand Relations

Dering Hall, the premier online resource for accessing great design, named Barbara Friedmann Vice President, Brand Relations, it was announced today by Dering Hall CEO Alan Blaustein. Ms. Friedmann was previously COO of Galerie Magazine, and VP, Chief Revenue Officer of Elle Decor, where she led the title to record-breaking revenue and profits. In her new role at Dering Hall, Ms. Friedmann is responsible for expanding the site's partnerships with high-end national design brands and developing custom content programs that maximize digital exposure for members.  


february 20, 2018

Dering Hall And The San Francisco Design Center Announce Innovative Digital Partnership

Today, The San Francisco Design Center announced a groundbreaking partnership with Dering Hall, the premier online resource for designers and consumers to discover, organize and connect to the finest products and design professionals. As the design industry embraces the digital landscape, Dering Hall is committed to making great design accessible online to the trade and consumers.  Through its geo-targeting feature, Dering Hall will provide digital access to thousands of design products and services locally available at the SFDC. 


february 16, 2018

A Roundtable with Michael Boodro

Much has changed at Dering Hall. The site, which last year welcomed MICHAEL BOODRO, the former editor in chief of Elle Decor, is looking to bridge the gap between editorial and marketing. The three men behind the scenes—Boodro, CEO ALAN BLAUSTEIN and founder Peter Sallick–gathered together to discuss with EAL the latest on offer for designers.

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SEPTEMBER 13, 2017 

Dering Hall Names Michael Boodro, Chairman, Editorial and Strategic Initiatives

Michael Boodro, the former editor in chief of ELLE DECOR, has been named Chairman, Editorial and Strategic Initiatives at Dering Hall, the digital interior design resource. Boodro is tasked with, as he puts it, making the site a “must-read destination.”


MARCH 23, 2017

Elle Decor and Dering Hall launch integrated shopping and designer directory services

ELLE DECOR, the interiors destination for the fashion-forward, and premiere online design resource Dering Hall today announced the launch of two industry-first consumer services: ELLE DECOR Shopping, debuting April 15, and the ELLE DECOR Designer Directory, launching in May to coincide with ELLE DECOR’s A-List issue, which highlights the year’s top interior designers. The announcement was made by Peter Sallick, co-founder of Dering Hall, and Michael Mraz, executive director of audience and strategic partnerships at Hearst Magazines Digital Media.


OCTOBER 08, 2015

Dering Hall Expands – Curated Interior Design Shopping Site Unveils New Site Design

This fall, design lovers and connoisseurs will have an exciting new tool at their fingertips. Dering Hall, a trailblazing experiential shopping site that hit the scene in 2011, is expanding and re-launching with a new look and feel and a whole suite of enhanced services and sources. The site, which was founded by industry veteran Peter Sallick and top interior designer Steven Gambrel, was created to improve sourcing access for the design trade and savvy consumer. An early contextual commerce site, Dering Hall blends inspiring editorial content with its curated roster of home furnishing sources.


SEPTEMBER 28, 2015

Dering Greatly: Rethinking Retail for High-End Home Design

Have you ever looked at the home interiors inside glossy shelter magazines and wondered what secret stores those folks know about that you don’t? Or why you never spotted that coffee table, console or sofa when you were on the hunt?


February 5, 2015

Dering Hall acquires Doodle Home, gets $2.5M in equity

Dering Hall, an online portal giving designers, architects and consumers access to high-end home furnishings and services, said it has acquired the assets of Detroit-based startup Doodle Home, a business-to-business software platform specializing in home and interior design.


APRIL 9, 2015 

Dering Hall Rolls Out Wired&Inspired, Virtual Showhouses

Dering Hall is rethinking the traditional showhouse concept with Wired&Inspired—A Virtual Showhouse, staged in partnership with the New York Design Center (200 Lex). Nine top New York-based interior designers have each been assigned a digital room to decorate using furnishings selected from 200 Lex showrooms. The designs will consist of a moodboard and room rendering, and will be inspired by New York film sets. Items used in the rooms will be available for purchase through Dering Hall.


March 11, 2014

Dering Hall Launches New Editorial Platform Enhancing High-End Home Furnishing Shopping

Dering Hall, the leading website where sophisticated consumers, interior designers, and architects go to shop and get inspired, today announced a new editorial platform with 40 high-end home design, décor, and architecture publications participating, including Lonny Magazine, Traditional Home, Cottages & Gardens, ELLE DECOR, LUXE Interiors + Design, Design Milk, and Cool Hunting. Every article on Dering Hall now features a selection of related furnishings available from Dering Hall member brands and artisans that allows readers to shop the spirit of the story.


DECEMBER 18, 2014

Dering Hall Announces New Specialty Artisan Category

Dering Hall, the online portal for high-end home furnishings, has officially launched a new niche within its community of design professionals: Specialty Artisans. The new category was added in an effort to cover the diversity of talent within the design community already on the site, including interior designers, architects, landscape architects, home furnishing brands and offer its users both further inspiration and resources for high-end design. Dering Hall has partnered with specialty branding outfit Alanna Bailey Consulting to selectively add those exceptional artisans, design resources and ateliers who are best known in the industry for their expertise and superior craftsmanship.