Build your brand authority, expand your platform, and forge essential industry partnerships. Oh, and perhaps some wine tasting in Napa and mask making in Venice—no big deal.
DesignHounds has given me an opportunity to take a closer look at and develop relationships with a curated group of industry-leading companies.
Arianne Bellizaire, Arianne Bellizaire Interiors
Traveling with this talented, positive group has been one incredible experience. The credibility the group has with so many brands and vendors was impressive.
Suzie Winston, Suzanne Winston and Associates
We offer direct access to best-in-class brand collaborations. And we do it in smart, curated ways that will create a space for real, organic storytelling—not a forced narrative in sight.
Its moments with leading industry pros like Kelly Wearstler. Or a VIP tour of Milan’s most secret antique shops. It’s yoga on a grassy knoll overlooking the Pacific. Or it’s all about learning food photography over Danish Smorrebroed in Copenhagen.
Yes, we integrate with brands, but it happens in an inspirational space so, creating content feels effortless and entirely authentic.
Being a Designhound means more than creating for brands. We curate experiences for an elite community of working designers who want to grow their business—in tailored ways you won’t find anywhere else.
Registering yourself as a company or individual is a simple, red-tape-free process. Don’t overthink your numbers, we’re all about finding people with a unique voice and interests that align with our brand partners.
Once you’re in our circle, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to throw your hat into the ring for brand partnerships, events, tours, and more.
Right here! If we have any questions your dedicated account manager will be in touch.
Registration is open to all design professionals, architects, specifiers, and freelance journalists with active social media platforms or other digital outlets.
Each brand opportunity will be posted in the private Designhounds Facebook group. Simply complete the short application form to be considered.
Our account team will review applications with the brand’s marketing team and you will be notified if you are selected.
Your dedicated account manager will send you an agreement that outlines timing, event/campaign details, and deliverables. The basic phases will be:
The Brief (Active Campaign)
You will receive a detailed brief on what content to produce and post on your social media channels, blog, or other platforms from your account manager. They will also share the information on the brand with company background as well as product, campaign or event information.
Post Your Content (Post Campaign Wrap-up)
Once you’ve completed the campaign, you will submit links to all content in a dedicated Designhounds submission form.
Compensation, Baby (Yeah!)
Designhounds events can be sponsored tours/events or paid opportunities. For paid opportunities, you will receive agreed-upon payment via Venmo or Paypal within 14 business days after full completion of the campaign and submission of your deliverables report.