Colleen Dowd Saglimbeni, Founder

CDS Interiors was launched in 2006 after Colleen spent 20 years in fashion and interior design services.

Colleen has worked for the Gymboree Corporation as Director of Design for Janeville women’s boutiques as well as Janie & Jack, where she designed children’s apparel. Early in her career she designed private label home and apparel products for Spiegel Catalog. Throughout her retail career she has been an integral part of launching, designing and managing several upscale brands.

For over a decade, Colleen researched fabrics and trends from Europe as well as sourcing and production from Asia. She has taken this global inspiration and infused it into every aspect of her work. She is a graduate of Otis Parsons School of Design.