Interior Design

How to Update Your Home for Fall

By: Michelle Ecker on September 30 2019.

If you’re a student in NYIAD’s interior design or home staging course, styling and decorating your own home is a great way to…
5 Easy Updates That Can Transform Your Bedroom

By: Michelle Ecker on August 7 2019.

For many people, the bedroom is the place in the home where they most need to feel peaceful and comfortable. Considered the heart of the home in the…
5 Fun Neutrals That Aren’t Beige

By: Michelle Ecker on July 24 2019.

If you’re working with interior design clients who want to keep things simple without being too bland, there are a few tricks you…
Designing a Bedroom That Helps You Sleep Better

By: Michelle Ecker on July 2 2019.

A professional interior designer understands that high-quality design is about more than just the way things look- it’s also about practicality and function. If you really want to…
Who Takes NYIAD's Interior Design Course?

By: Michelle Ecker on May 3 2019.

If you’re interested in studying interior design but not sure how to get started, it’s important to research interior design…
Need an Interior Design Job?

By: Michelle Ecker on April 18 2019.

Are you interested in becoming a professional interior designer? Within this greater overall industry, there are plenty of interesting niche interior design career opportunities you should explore as you…
2019 Bathroom Design Trends

By: Michelle Ecker on April 5 2019.

Although the bathroom is often considered a space in the home meant for function more than aesthetic, that doesn't mean it's something to ignore when it comes time to decorate. If…
Inside Unit 5 of the Interior Design Course

By: Michelle Ecker on March 15 2019.

If you're interested in taking an online interior design course, it's important to research the curriculum and make sure the program is a good fit for your needs. Lucky…
Here's Why Most Kitchen Remodels Go Overbudget

By: Michelle Ecker on March 1 2019.

If you're a professional interior designer, you probably understand that staying within a predetermined budget is half the design battle. Part of the reason people seek out the expert guidance…
Design a More Practical Mudroom

By: Michelle Ecker on March 1 2019.

When it comes to comprehensive, thoughtful home design, no small space should go unnoticed. Many homeowners often overlook less trafficked areas such as the laundry room and the mudroom…