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Furniture Designer - Tricia Harris

Tricia Harris GMIT graduate

“When I heard that a college course existed that focused solely on furniture design and making, it was an easy choice for me!”

Tricia Harris - Graduate of BSc (Hons) in Furniture Design & Manufacture, 2005 GMIT Letterfrack

Tricia Harris runs her own furniture design business based in the Chocolate Factory in Dublin city.  Tricia Harris Designs is a member of the Design & Crafts Council of Ireland and is included in their Portfolio Selection.  

As a furniture designer, Tricia:

  • Creates and develops furniture designs and products.
  • Works with furniture makers in Ireland and overseas.
  • Ensures that the finished pieces are distinctive and of the highest quality.
  • Is responsible for managing and growing her business.
  • Understands costs, pricing and marketing of her product range.
  • Works as a freelance design coordinator in contract and commercial fit-out projects.

Tricia Harris Designs

Swirl Console by Tricia Harris Designs