Interior Decoration & Styling

Interior stylists and Interior decorators work across a variety of projects from residential interiors to commercial interiors projects such as restaurants, office, hotels and show homes, exhibitions. Their skills can take them into other creative and innovative areas such as displays for home ware retailers, interior photo shoots and event styling.

Course Duration – 9 Months

Course Mode Online and Offline

Course Description

Interior styling is the art of curating furnishings, textures, finishes, lighting and accessories, amongst a plethora of contemporary and antique products. It is a useful skill for interior designers, as well as being a stand-alone career serving the media, property, and design sectors. This course provides a 4-week introduction to interior styling’s visual principles, materials and their application.

Students at INSD PUNE will learn all the skills required to style aesthetic interiors and magazine projects, irrespective of their interest in styling real homes, photographic shoots or styling for magazine project. Students will enhance their skills and learn all the rules of an interior stylist to then create their own portfolio of work.

Structured around interiors brief and various practical lessons will be the basic principles of styling.

Interior Stylist are well versed about colour theory, room layout, how to shop for styling elements and how to introduce texture and fabrics, as well as key interior trends and how to reference periods and styles. An introduction to styling for magazines and interior product photography will also be covered.

Special Features of the Course:

  1. To impart a platform provide for graduates from any discipline to hone an integrated skill based approach to design and technical knowledge of Interior Design and Styling with a broad fundamental understanding of the design and styling market

  2. To provide experience through industry interaction and practical exposure through market visits

3. To develop in-depth understanding of Design Process

4. Quality training assurance through Industry specialists and Advisors of design education

Course Learning Outcomes

At the end of the course, students will learn creative and logistical knowledge to style interiors from the concept and mood board through to the space itself. Students will learn to consider styling elements, colour theory and decoration techniques. Besides all they learn how to develop a stylist’s eye and leave with the knowledge as to how to create inviting and inspirational spaces.

Learning Modules

Module 1: Fundamentals of Art and Design

  • You will learn about the Colour therapy and psychology
  • Learn about the Explanation of colour
  • Learnt the meaning of colour
  • Learn about the Creating a colour energy balance
  • Learn about the Colour suitabilities
  • Learn about how to use colour in interiors& exteriors
  • Learn about the Personality colour chart
  • Learn about how we receive colour into our bodies
  • Learn about the the psychology of colour
  • How colour affects us at home and in the work place
  • Elements and Principle of design

Module 2: Craft and Textiles

  • You will learn about the Materials
  • Learn about the Materials sustainability and recycling in interior design
  • Learn about the Guiding principles to sustainable interior design
  • Learn about the Bathrooms
  • Learn about the Tableware
  • Learn about the Curtains, shutters and blinds
  • Learn about the Flooring Décor and Fabrics
  • Learn about the Eco fabrics
  • Learn about the concept of Up-cycling
  • Learn about the Soft Furnishing – definition
  • Learn about the Types of lining for soft window treatments
  • Learn about the Designing a window treatment

Module 3: Material and Construction Techniques

  • Floor Types
  • Wall paneling types
  • Ceiling finishes and construction
  • Window Types
  • Wood and Wood Finishes
  • Learn about the Window treatments – Hard and soft
  • Learn about the How to measure windows and Estimating fabric requirements
  • Learn about the Materials sustainability and recycling in interior design
  • Learn about the Doors and Door construction
  • You learn about the Paints and texture

Module 4: Design and styling studio

  • You will learn about the Style
  • You will also learn about the different Designing  interior style -Pastoral/rustic , Traditional, Contemporary, and Transitional style
  • Know about the Places of interest and inspiration
  • Learn about the Finishing touches
  • You will also learn about how to present sample boards, mood boards

Module 5: Furniture and styling studio

  • You will learn about the Furniture concepts
  • Learn about what are furniture concepts?
  • Learn about the Styles of furniture through the ages
  • Learn about the Fabrics FF&E – Definition
  • Learn about the sustainability and recycling in interior design
  • History of Furniture
  • Learn about the Furniture and definitions

Module 6: Design Code and space planning

  • You will learn about the Entrances hallways and stairs
  • You will also learn about the Entrances Hallway, different types, Including lighting and décor Stairs Landing
  • You will learn about the Living rooms and dining rooms
  • Learn about the approach to designing a living room
  • Learn about the look that you want to achieve
  • Learn about the Preparing a brief and Planning a layout of the space
  • You will also learn about the Focal points
  • Learn about the Dining rooms – planning out the space
  • Learn about the preparing a brief Storage, services, decoration and materials considerations

Module 6: Design Code and space planning (Contd.)

  • Learn about the Bathrooms
  • Learn about the Tableware
  • You will learn about the Kitchens
  • Learn about the History of kitchens
  • Learn about the Kitchens today
  • You will also learn about the Work sequence
  • Learn about the work triangle, Kitchen layouts & Design brief
  • Learn about the Preparing a layout
  • Learn about how to put modules to work

Module 6: Design Code and space planning (Contd.)

  • Points to consider while planning a Kitchen storage space
  • Learn about the Food storage, preparation and cooking Styles
  • You will learn about the Bedrooms
  • Learn about the Brief Beds
  • Learn about the Wardrobes Style
  • You will also learn about the Storage
  • Learn about the Different types of bedrooms
  • Learn about the Designing for different needs and ages
  • Learn about Creating bathrooms in bedrooms

Module 7: Representation Techniques

  • You will learn how to draw on scale  SOFTWARE AUTOCAD
  • Learn about the Research and equipment
  • Learn about how to draw plans and elevations
  • Learn about what are sections?
  • Learn about the rendering of drawing Symbols
  • Learn about what we use plan layouts for

Module 8: Interior design lighting style

  • You will learn about how to Design with light
  • Learn about the History of light
  • Learn about the Lighting design today
  • You will also learn about What is lighting
  • Learn about how to choose your lights
  • Learn about the Types of lighting sources
  • Learn about the Types of fittings
  • Learn about the Safety Tips and techniques for successful lighting design

Module 9: Accessories and artifacts-craft styling

  • You will learn about the Accessories and finishing touches
  • Types of Accessories as per theme
  • Hand craft work-Fabric, wood, glass, bamboo, cane
  • Portraits and installations

Module 10: Design Style Project

  • Residential styling
  • VM Styling-Retail outlet
  • Set Design as per theme
  • Software Google Sketch up and 3Ds Max
*STANDARD PRICING 99,000 INR GST is Applicable

Why Join Interior Decoration & Styling Course


Quality training by industry experts on latest UX/UI trends & technology.

Learning Material

Online reference material through LMS (Learning Management System)–Anytime, anywhere

Projects Portfolio

Design top quality Portfolio under guidance of UX/UI industry experts.


Lucrative placements in MNCs, Media agencies, IT, E-Comm & Design Companies

Training and Advisory Mentor

Mrs Varsha Chandwani

25yrs Experienced in Interior Design and Styling
CEO of Themes and Concepts
Director at INSD Pune Deccan Kothrud

Student Testimonials

I came to INSD as a blank canvas and eyes full of hopes. Today I can say that even after short duration of studying here, my mind is so much colourful and creative! I’m Proud of flaunting the fact that I’m an INSDian and we are the best. INSD has given me the opportunity to hone my skills and bring out the best of me. I can’t thank my mentor enough, Megha ma’am for encouraging me at every step and grooming us to become extra professionals. Your personality speaks of charm and elegance, and your ornate knowledge of fashion has always made me look up to you and idolise you. With you by our side I’m are sure that we will take the Fashion industry by a storm and take your name to the apex of Fashion World. My heartfelt gratitude and respect for you and your relentless efforts in polishing our skills throughout our course.
Khushi Bajaj
Student of Fashion Styling
I’m mahima Kulkarni. I’ve done fashion styling from insd.I’ve learnt a lot from my mentor,megha mam.she is the best teacher I’ve ever got in my life.I got to know soo many things from her about Fashion. As a Insd Studant,I got an opportunity to participate in Pune times fashion week. I’m very grateful that I got such a good institute and mentor.
Mahima Kulkarni
Student of Fashion Styling
Being at INSD Pune Deccan, Kothrud was a wonderful experience. I got to learn a lot to go beyond the blues and to experiment with different ideas and with different concepts With the help of Megha ma’am we could put our imagination to reality she’s is the most amazing mentor we have. Being a teacher is a great skill but she possesses the art of being a friend too. This quality of hers a surprised me. More than that it allowed me to express my ideas openly. She has always been a great inspiration. She always kept us open to the new opportunities and always stood by our side. We are very thankful to have her as our guide. Thank to INSD Pune Deccan , Kothrud and Megha ma’am for all the support and help.
Mast. Vinayak madne
Student of Fashion Styling
I feel proud to be INSDian! It has been a great experience till date. Joining INSD was far one of my best choice I have ever made. Great Opportunities and exposure to all the students come naturally here. the faculties are very friendly which makes learning and enjoyable experience. A teacher is a person who always helps to get knowledge and always stands besides the students when and then required. I take this opportunity to thank my Mentor Megha maam with deep respect and gratitude..!! You are everything one could look for in a good mentor. You groomed us to sound prefessionals and made working with you an interesting and memorable experience. I will always be grateful to you for your support and kindness. THANK YOU!!!!
Ms. Nitu Lohar
Student of Fashion Styling
INSD College was the first college I have searched for joining and impressed by it’s outlook. After joining I had supportive mentor and faculties, beautiful campus, quality education, real world experience, and amazing friends. Learning at INSD bought an added value to my life. It gave me an opportunity to meet different kind of people and learn number of things. I would like to thank to our mentor Megha maam for putting in all the efforts to groom us and make us professionals. She is always there to give an unbiased opinion. She gives me perspective and sometimes makes me think about things in a different light. It’s great to have someone giving me advice who has made something of their career because you can draw from their experiences. It was a wonderful experience at INSD.
Ms. Racahana Jagdale
Student of Fashion Styling