Irene, who graduated from the College of the Holy Spirit, is a designer who always tries to be aware of design trends. She specializes in residential interiors and considers designing a church her dream project. She says “Patterns and colors with a global influence will be front and center, as will modern and eclectic designs. Metallics, blues and yellows will be the trendy colors for the year.” Irene also urges home-owners to consider their spaces before purchasing furniture. “Do your research, read magazines, surf the Internet and seek advice from design experts”, she finishes.