“Where design and function intertwine”

Welcome to Insight Design Studio, a design orientated architectural practice that focuses on Retail, Corporate, Industrial and Residential interiors.

Founded by Deborah Coppin in 2001, our design approach is to understand every aspect of our clients’ brand and spirit, as well as their practical requirements, and then translating these identities, needs and ideas into physical, inspiring interiors in which to work, play and live.

As a boutique, energetic design firm, we are able to develop a close working relationship with each client to complete their vision, and have a strong reputation for delivery high quality, contemporary, elegant and functional design solutions.

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About Deborah Coppin

“Design is a way of thinking”
Deborah is a qualified Architectural Technologist and also has a BTech Degree in Applied Design. Having worked on some of South Africa’s premier retail chains over the last 12 years, she has also added industrial projects as well as residential interior design to her team’s accomplishments.


“Design is an opportunity to tell a story”

Taking a customer on a journey of the brand throughout a retail space is our main priority.



“Design is a journey that never ends”

First impressions count - we understand how to bring your corporate identity to life, leaving a lasting impression.



“Lighting is the backdrop of the design stage”

Lighting enables dramatic, romantic effects or a bright futuristic feel, and everything in between.



“Design is not about decor, it’s a way of life”

We turn structures into living spaces which combine technology, luxury & style effortlessly.