DesignLab Session

Fees & Margins

Live & Online
Further sessions for 2020 TBC


Are you an established designer, tired of working hard to barely cover your costs? Did the “joy” of working as a designer die a long time ago? Or are you new to the industry and have no idea what to charge? Do you feel nervous even thinking about the idea of adding a margin to the products that you recommend to your clients?


In this LIVE ONLINE class we will equip you with the skills, knowledge and templates to start to charge what you deserve to be earning, and set you up to run a successful and profitable business that brings you great joy!

In this DesignLab workshop you will learn how to:

  • Understand methods of charging for design services

  • Access proven methods for adding margin to products

  • Choose the best methods of charging to suit your business

  • Create a comprehensive fee estimate (including a proven and effective template)

  • Communicate your fees and margins clearly

  • Track your hours to be more accountable

  • Set up processes for efficient billing

  • Increase your profitability

  • Truly believe in your worth

New content

  • Activities to strengthen your understanding of these principles

  • A real-life case study to show how to go from a scope of work to an accurate fee estimate

  • A real-life case study to analyse one of the methods of applying a margin to products

Time & Location

9:00am - 4.00pm (including breaks)

Presented online via Zoom


Complimentary eBook Summary

Proven tools and templates

Follow up email support


This DesignLab is suitable for:

Interior Designers, Decorators, Architects and Students.


Fees & Margins


To secure your place in this DesignLab session, you must first be a member of TDC. It's instant and it's free!