All too often interior design is fed to us as a frivolous art of cushions and seasonal trends — but could there be a hidden power to make our lives better physically, emotionally and visually? Interior designer Phoebe Oldrey shares the power of Interior spaces and her passion for designing for the people who use those spaces.

Phoebe Oldrey an interior designer who wants to remind us to think less about the beanbags and the pretty things, and discover more about the layout of spaces and the impact that has on productivity and wellbeing.

This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at