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Tips for Styling a Small Bedroom

By Michelle Ecker on February 14 2019.

If you’re designing an especially small bedroom for a client, one of your main goals will likely be to make the room look at large as possible using…
Meet the NYIAD Student Behind York Avenue Blog

By: Michelle Ecker on January 31 2019.

If you’re interested in taking our interior design course but aren’t quite sure what to expect, reading NYIAD reviews
What's Your Dining Table Style?

By: Michelle Ecker on January 28 2019.

If you want to design a dining room space in your home that reflects your personal aesthetic, your choice of table is crucial. And since there are so many…
Make Any Living Room Look Bigger

By: Michelle Ecker on January 17 2019.

As interior designers, it’s important to learn best practices for accentuating rooms of all shapes and sizes. Especially if you’re working in a metropolitan area, city apartments aren’t…

Student Success Stories

Student Success: Megan Davis

Student Success: Megan Davis

By Michelle Ecker on January 14 2019.

When she was younger, Megan Davis sketched fashion designs and wedding dress concepts in her spare time. Always passionate about the creative arts, she knew from a young…
Student Success - Lauren Liess

Student Success - Lauren Liess

By NYIAD Mentor on October 5 2018.

Sometimes it takes a while before you realize that the things you love to do most are the same ones that can…
Student Success: Sandra Mijan

Student Success: Sandra Mijan

By Michelle Ecker on March 22 2018.

Ever since she was young, Sandra Mijan has been drawn to interior design. She has memories of being…