Family-Friendly Design Tips
Family-Friendly Design Tips
By Michelle Ecker on September 20th, 2018

Functionality is one of the most important aspects of a well-executed, thoughtful interior design. Not only is a professional designer responsible for creating a space that looks beautiful, they need…

How to Perfectly Style Shelves
How to Perfectly Style Shelves
By Michelle Ecker on July 18th, 2018

In an effort to create natural space and openness within a room, eliminating items from available floor space and elevating storage is always an effective move. If you’re stuck on…

Residential Versus Commercial Design
Residential Versus Commercial Design
By Michelle Ecker on June 14th, 2018

When it comes to professional interior design, the type of work you practice will generally fall into one of two categories- residential or commercial. Many designers practice both areas of…

What’s the Difference between an Interior Design Certificate and Degree?
What’s the Difference between an Interior Design Certificate and Degree?
By Michelle Ecker on May 23rd, 2018

If you want to become a professional interior designer, it’s important to explore all the educational options available to you, as well as the industry requirements. Most importantly, there is…

Why You Should Invest in Sustainable Furniture
Why You Should Invest in Sustainable Furniture
By Lotta Lundaas on May 18th, 2018

Upgraded IKEA cabinet with Norse design "Eva" in color Silver Sage. Image source: Norse InteriorsWithin the past couple of decades, going green has gained more popularity by making small contributions…

What is Interior Design?
What is Interior Design?
By Michelle Ecker on May 17th, 2018

Interior design is an exciting combination of both creativity and technical skills. Applied within various structures, these highly sought-out skills come together to create beautiful indoor environments.The goals of an…

3 New Interior Design Trends
3 New Interior Design Trends
By Michelle Ecker on April 17th, 2018

Last week officially kicked off High Point Market, which is well known among top interior designers as the largest furnishing trade show worldwide. After browsing thousands of this year’s hottest…

Finding an Interior Design Job
Finding an Interior Design Job
By Michelle Ecker on December 21st, 2017

Are you considering a career in interior design? If you have a knack for styling beautiful, welcoming spaces, there are plenty of opportunities available for you within this exciting creative…

How to Write an Interior Design Resume
How to Write an Interior Design Resume
By Michelle Ecker on November 9th, 2017

If you’re an aspiring interior designer and you’re getting ready to dive into the job search phase of your budding career, it’s important for you to understand the key elements…

What Is Home Staging?
What Is Home Staging?
By Michelle Ecker on October 20th, 2017

If you have an interest in interior design and decorating and you’d like to channel that into the pursuit of a new career, you might be unsure where to begin.…