If you’re familiar with the Decorative Center, you’re likely familiar with Scott + Cooner. Since opening up shop in the DDD close to 20 years ago, they’ve remained one of our go-to’s for meticulously crafted modern furniture and decor. Read on to learn more about Scott + Cooner and their carefully curated showroom.
Tell us about the background of Scott + Cooner and how the Dallas Design District showroom came to be.
After doing sales for Knoll, Lloyd Scott opened her own showroom, a tiny space in what was then the “Design Experience.” Shortly after, she met Josy Cooner, who was then working across the street as a sales associate in the Brueton Showroom. The two launched Scott + Cooner in 1995 and moved to the Decorative Center in the Design District in 2003, where they currently occupy 21,000-square feet.
What do you enjoy most about having a showroom in the Dallas Design District neighborhood?
The neighborhood is beautiful and vibrant, and the location is convenient for interior designers.
What can visitors expect when they visit the Scott+Cooner showroom?
They can expect to see the pinnacle of modern designed furniture, with kitchens, closets, lighting, and accessories from all over the world. You’ll find designs that are in the MoMA, pieces you won’t find in other places, and things with innovative design stories.
In your opinion, what sets Scott+Cooner apart from other local and national interior design showrooms?
The carefully curated variety of brands and individual pieces sets Scott + Cooner apart from other interior design showrooms. There is always something new and spectacular coming in.
If you had to describe the Scott+Cooner style in one word, what would it be and why?
If we had to describe the Scott + Cooner style in one word, it would be inspiring! Seeing the vast array of top brands and enchanting items all put together in our incredible space not only lets customers feel our passion for a great modern design but also lets them feel their own.
Tell us about some of your favorite design trends, products, and/or collections for Fall 2021.
We are loving neutral, earthy shades such as beige and pink, along with natural materials. We’ll also be refreshing our Paola Lenti area with new products and colors, including a swing! We think fall is one of the best times for outdoor living and the Paola Lenti collection is extraordinary.
Complete this sentence: “No home is complete without ________________."
No home is complete without something modern.
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