Design Mantra

Residential and Commerical Interior Design Services

For Initial Complimentary Phone Consultation Call:
(310) 504-0573

Design Mantra provides Interior Design Services for residential and commercial establishments. We take pride in designing for you, so you create memories with your family - whether you're looking to refresh your home, up-size, downsize, and anything in-between.

At Design Mantra, we offer different options in our design services for our clients, from Consultation to Full Service. Listening to you and providing the life-style you are looking for, is the goal of Design Mantra.



Geetha Vasishta brings a unique international perspective to her position as a full service interior designer who works with prominent residential and commercial clients throughout the South Bay area.

She has a Masters Degree in Liberal Arts and Diploma in Interior Design from India. As the region’s only design professional trained in India, Geetha provides a novel level of sophistication and style to her projects in Los Angeles County, including Manhattan Beach, Redondo Beach, Torrance, and Palos Verdes; Orange County, and other communities.

She offers residential design services ranging from project management and space planning to furniture selection and remodeling upgrades for business owners, entrepreneurs, top executives, other professionals, and homemakers. She also designs the interiors of retail stores, restaurants, and other commercial establishments.

Since she’s skilled in both residential and commercial design, Geetha can assist clients with both their living and work space. She works on both new and existing homes.

Geetha, who specializes in color, space planning and furniture placement, is also a gifted interior consultant. She is known as a “problem solver” who advises clients on such topics as organizing space, maximizing storage, selecting paint, positioning furnishings and designing closets.

Geetha also draws interior design inspiration from vastu shastra, Indian architectural science similar to the Chinese feng shui, and incorporates serenity and balance into her work. Clients rave about the sense of peace and harmony she introduces in their homes, condos, apartments, offices, shops and restaurants.

Her company, Design Mantra, works with the area’s foremost vendors and suppliers of fine furnishings. The firm also has the flexibility to work with its clients’ contractors.

Geetha’s clients benefit from the customer service, product knowledge and attention to detail she gained during her highly successful career working in her business, as a freelancer and in retail store design departments in India and United States.

An avid volunteer, Geetha has supported her community over the years which includes, leading the Parent Teacher Association (PTA) program chairs. She served as a judge at the Annual Children Drawing Contest conducted by South Bay Taiwanese Mothers Association (TMA) of Southern California. She is currently one of the Board of Directors of South Bay Conservatory, a non-profit performing arts school, governed by all-volunteers in the panel.


DESIGN CONSULTATION SERVICE: If you are looking to freshen up your space or need help with current design challenges like, furniture placement, storage problems, selecting color schemes, then Consultation Service is a good place to start. This will help you to implement your project with ease.

  • 2-hour on-site Design Consultation

  • Will offer general advice and recommendation

PERSONALIZED DESIGN PACKAGE: A single room package is perfect for you if you love shopping online or retail, and would enjoy managing all purchases and installations yourself. This will enable you to feel comfortable to take on your room project.

  • On-site visit

  • Personalized design package provides furniture layouts, color scheme recommendations, furniture and any other essential features necessary to pull the whole room together

START-TO-FINISH DESIGN PACKAGE: This package is ideal if you - have a busy and active life-style, and want the professional to handle all the process involved, so you can enjoy the final-result of your space. This package will end with a Big Reveal!

  • Starts with concept and continues all the way to completion of the project

  • The full service package includes but not limited to establishing a budget, presentations, detail drawings of furniture layout, elegant options for paint color, a full-sourcing service of products, and other elements to create the ambiance needed


  • Kitchen, Bath, Media Room, Home Office, Children's Room, Laundry Room

  • Commercial Projects

  • Home Staging to Sell


How do you charge your design fees?

Except for the Design Consultation Service, which is a flat fee, the fees for the rest of our design services are based on scope of work.

Your Design Consultation Service is for 2 hours. What if I need more consulting time?

We have a solution for that. You are welcome to purchase a block of extra consulting time of 2 to 4 hours at a reduced rate.

Once I have paid the initial consultation, can I upgrade to another design service?

Yes, absolutely! Please let your Designer know within 30 days of your paid initial consultation that you want to upgrade the design service. The investment in the initial consultation will be credited into your Letter of Agreement if you decide to do your project with Design Mantra.

Does your design service include purchasing fee?

The design fee does not include purchasing fee, it is for professional design service only. Merchandise purchasing services will be provided by Design Mantra after design work has been completed, approved, signed and payment is made prior to ordering. Purchase of merchandise will be provided to you at Design Mantra's most favorable price plus purchasing fee which includes administrative and operational expenses to handle details pertaining to the process.

What about accessories? Are they included in your design implementation?

The accessories are not included in our design fees. Design implementation does not cover selection of accessories other than during normal shopping for general specification purposes.

Can we contact you during weekends?

Design Mantra business hours are 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM PT, Monday through Friday. If you are calling after hours or on weekends, please note that you can expect to receive a response the following business day.


"Mrs. Geetha has elegantly designed the wall-unit for the living room at my residence. I am happy and satisfied with her execution. I wish her all the best for a bright future in her career of interior designing."

- D. N., residential customer

"This letter is in appreciation to the interior design done by Geetha for the living room of my residence. I am happy and satisfied with her work. I wish all success in her career."

- S. R., residential customer

"We were glad to have Geetha as a consultant when we were remodeling our restaurant and grocery store. She shared numerous key design solutions which allowed customers to easily identify their favorite products and resulted in more sales.

Geetha is friendly, patient and professional. I highly recommend Geetha for any and all of your design needs."

- A. D., commercial customer

"Geetha was referred to me by a friend. I am glad I retained her to design the seating area of my restaurant.

Geetha took many elements into consideration in her design. She cleverly came up with an idea for eye-catching table tops that would not only serve its function but also bring in additional revenue to the restaurant.

Geetha is a great designer and helped me to transform my restaurant into a positive environment and a work of art. She is knowledgeable and very good in her work. It was a delight to work with her."

- R. A., commercial customer

"We thank Geetha for her efforts in designing/execution of the interiors at our office and showroom. The designs are appealing and functional."

- R. H. N., commercial customer


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Torrance, CA

(310) 504-0573

Monday-Friday: 9:30-4:30pm