The Author

Under her company name, Form and Colour, Wende Reid practices architectural, interior and furniture design and fine art consulting. She began her career in New York and has been awarded twice for excellence in her designs.

During her career, she has held licensing agreements in the US and Europe, under her own trademark and for clients.

She has developed numerous bestselling collections in decorative textiles, wall paper, bed linen, rugs, lighting, dinnerware and flatware.

Her work has been featured in highly prestigious stores, residences, five star hotels, five star resorts and international sporting events. You can read about her in publications in New York, London, Paris, Hong Kong, Sydney, Melbourne and the sovereign nation of Kiribati.

She founded in-house product development for the home furnishings at the Federated Department Stores. In the US, Wende developed the early framework on which coordinated home furnishings collections are based, such as Ralph Lauren and Martha Stewart.

formandcolour.com

@wendereid

My tutor was friendly and so helpful and quick to respond, I never felt that I was stuck on any point without assistance which is a big thumbs-up for online study.

Nicci Yeowart

Nixstix

Save R 500.00
Now only R 7,999.00

Or enrol for as little as
R 354.13 per week

Enrol

Student Images

A sample of our students design work

Excellent

Rated 4.9 out of 5 based on 702 reviews.

  • Rumby

  • 07 Apr 2021

Great Course!

Absolutely loving and enjoying every module! Every module challenges you to learn and opens your design eye further. It’s amazing...

  • Marichelle Van Staden

  • 05 Apr 2021

Best course ever!

Best course ever!

  • Shané Aucamp

  • 31 Mar 2021

The Masterseries course review

The Master series course that IDI has created with the input of Darren Palmer is excellent. I am really enjoying...

  • Bhavna Naidoo

  • 30 Mar 2021

Amazing IDI... Go for it!

I have just finished half of my course and I am really loving it, I wish I could spend all...

  • Belinda Kretschmann

  • 28 Mar 2021

5 Star Service

I can really say in the last few months during my 6 Modules, I've received fast and friendly service from...

  • Zahraa

  • 28 Mar 2021

Would recommend over and over!!

Since beginning the course I’ve thoroughly enjoyed every single aspect of the course, from each module being for informative covering...

  • Adon Robertson Mbewe

  • 25 Mar 2021

Life after the diploma in interior design.....

9 years ago I completed the diploma in interior design. A whole new world opened up to me. Being an...

  • Jannique Gildenhuys

  • 23 Mar 2021

If you are looking for an affordable…

If you are looking for an affordable and flexible coarse where you learn a lot, this is the one!

  • Annatjie du Plessis

  • 22 Mar 2021

Love the Interior Design Institute and…

Love the Interior Design Institute and would recommend it to anyone. Student support and tutors are super helpful. It was...

  • Anisha Maharaj

  • 20 Mar 2021

I loved every bit of the course

I loved every bit of the course. It has opened a whole new world of design for me. I now...

  • Ulindi Kok

  • 19 Mar 2021

This is one of the best decisions I…

This is one of the best decisions I have made to advance my career as an interior decorator/designer. The information...

  • Siyasanga Makie

  • 13 Mar 2021

It’s definitely worth it and doable

It’s definitely worth it and doable. The content is very well presented and the assignments help you to better understand...

  • Natalie Smith

  • 10 Mar 2021

The Interior Design Institute helped me turn my dream into reality!

The Interior Design Institute provided me with an exceptionally rewarding experience, from comprehensive and very informative study guides to a...

  • K A

  • 10 Mar 2021

I loved studying through The Interior…

I loved studying through The Interior Design Institute. It is self paced and perfect for anyone. I would really recommend...

  • Candice Polti

  • 08 Mar 2021

This course is amazing and would highly…

This course is amazing and would highly recommend it to anyone, I have thoroughly enjoyed it which says a lot...