Design Vice

Mai Dolinh is the founder of Design Vice, a Washington D.C.-based design firm. She furnishes and designs residential and commercial spaces and also works in the field of marketing consulting. 


  • Founder of a boutique design firm focusing on commercial and residential interior spaces
  • Freelance writer for The Spruce for a year featuring her expertise in interior decorating and updating spaces for residential and commercial use
  • Design and marketing consultant for Pulse Property Agents 


Mai Dolinh is a former writer for The Spruce. For a year, she contributed articles about interior decorating, specifically residential and commercial space planning and design. 

She founded her own company, Design Vice, that largely focuses on brand development and design. Mai also serves as a design and marketing consultant for Pulse Property.


Mai Dolinh earned a Bachelor's of Science degree in industrial psychology with a concentration in business from Penn State University. She also completed an Associate of Arts in liberal arts from Northern Virginia Community College.

Expertise: Interior design
Education: Penn State University, Northern Virginia Community College

About The Spruce

The Spruce, a Dotdash brand, is a new kind of home website offering practical, real-life tips and inspiration to help you create your best home. The Spruce family of brands, including The Spruce, The Spruce Eats, The Spruce Pets, and The Spruce Crafts collectively reach 30 million people each month.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, a leading Internet measurement company, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population every month. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone and, most recently, Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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