David Fruscione interior design

David Fruscione

Principal, Creative Director and Founder of Republic of Decor

David’s forte is to transform spaces using his natural intuition, out of the box thinking and extensive educational background. He holds a degree in Interior Architecture, Marketing, and Buying & Merchandising, a powerful trifecta to launch a successful brand.

David Fruscione provides interior decorating services for discerning, quality-conscious clients who seek assistance in design choices for their primary residences and vacation homes. Through personal attention during the design process, David informs, inspires and assists you by transforming your spaces while also creating your personalized expression.

Republic of Decor has been honored with several design awards. David, the Founder of Republic of Decor, was selected as a top 25 interior designer in SWFL by Gulf Coast Design + Décor magazine and awarded 3 times as a Gulfshore Life’s “BEST” for Interior Designer and Furniture store in Collier County. Most recently, David was selected as a finalist for Best Interior Designer by the National Interior Design Society and finished in 2nd Place for an ASID Design Excellence Award. Republic of Decor was selected as one of the top 50 home furnishings stores in the United States by Home Accents today, a leading trade publication.


Residential, Retail & Fashion

David’s extensive experience in residential and retail design has taken him across the country to lead initiatives in custom home interiors and retail design with some of the most prestigious brands in retail. His work has led to new concepts and store experiences globally.

Republic of Decor
Principal Designer

Banana Republic
San Francisco
In-House Senior Design Manager

Old Navy
San Francisco
In-House Senior Store Designer

White House Black Market, Chico’s, Soma, Boston Proper
Fort Myers
In-House Director of Concept Development
Store Design Creative Director

Education & Accreditation

  • American Society of Interior Designers, Allied Member
  • Interior Design Society, Member
  • California College of the Arts, BFA Interior Architecture
  • University of San Francisco, BFA Interior Architecture
  • Fashion Institute of Technology, AS Fashion Buying & Merchandising
  • State University of New York College at Buffalo, BS Marketing

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