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Spruce Up Your Home for Zoom Calls with These Interior Design Tips

By now, your bosses and colleagues have probably seen more of your abode than you would’ve ever expected to show them.

With many of us working from home these days, meetings held over video conferencing apps the likes of Zoom and Microsoft Teams have become the new normal. Inevitably, this means letting colleagues into our residences — albeit virtually — and having them catch glimpses of it via our backdrop. Depending on where your workspace is located, this view could range from a boring blank wall to windows or cluttered bookshelves.

Your makeshift office may not be the most glamorous,

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Areen Design Services, Stantec, Jacobs

Edison, NJ — (SBWIRE) — 09/09/2020 — A new business intelligence report released by HTF MI with title “COVID-19 Outbreak-Global Architecture and Interior Design Industry Market Report-Development Trends, Threats, Opportunities and Competitive Landscape in 2020” is designed covering micro level of analysis by manufacturers and key business segments. The COVID-19 Outbreak-Global Architecture and Interior Design Market survey analysis offers energetic visions to conclude and study market size, market hopes, and competitive surroundings. The research is derived through primary and secondary statistics sources and it comprises both qualitative and quantitative detailing. Some of the key players profiled in the study are

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Next-Gen Nissan Pathfinder Spied Showing Overhauled Interior



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Nissan Pathfinder Interior Spy Photos

The infotainment system looks much more modern.

A new generation of Nissan Pathfinder is on the way. This batch of spy shots is our first chance to see its development in months. The engineers strip off some camouflage, and there

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Designs For Dignity Celebrates 20 Years

For 20 years, Designs for Dignity has harnessed the power of design to create pro bono spaces for nonprofits across the country. Ahead of its anniversary, we catch up with CEO Jennifer Sobecki as she rings in two decades of community enrichment.

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Where did the idea for Designs for Dignity come from?
Designs for Dignity was founded by interior designer Susan Fredman in 2000. She assisted a local nonprofit organization with pro bono design services and realized the need is tremendous. We can meet that need through a permanent recycling program for the design industry—designers give back their

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Enterprise & Finance

home designInside design platform Havenly is elevating $32 million in new funding to create its first private label model as the startup goals to combine its personal merchandise into its design recommendation engine. In complete, the brand new home that these structural bones were remodeled into encompasses 5,600 square ft of comfy, open feeling dwelling house. Slightly than wanting like a bit of a rustic western cliche (the way the unique house might have been described), the new cabin features reorganized elements of the unique constructing to create a country stylish aesthetic that makes more visual and material sense.

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Fall home decor trends: Comforting hues, flexible design

In recent years, brown anything in a living space was considered by some arbiters of decor as drab and outdated. But this fall the hue is back in favor, in part because of the unsettled, anxious state of the world.

“Brown traditionally makes people feel comfortable and safe, and those are feelings that many of us are looking to our homes to provide,” says interior designer Dawn Hamilton of Oakland Park, Florida.

It’s just one of the trends in decor this season, when the pandemic has made home an even more essential space for living, working, studying and more. Also

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Interior design: Finding your zen

Myers said another way to softly incorporate some texture into a room is by using patterns or tone-on-tone colors.
Myers said another way to softly incorporate some texture into a room is by using patterns or tone-on-tone colors.
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Whether it’s a blank canvas or a fixer-upper, there are elements and principles of interior design that help every finished project achieve a cohesive harmony. 

Interior Designer Lynn Myers believes so much in striking the right balance among these that she named her business, Harmony Interiors in Frisco, after it. 

“To design a space that enhances human lives, you need to focus on a range of details including color, personality, culture, furniture placement and scale which will

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MultiBrief: Have Zoom, will design

Interior designers are on the move — literally and virtually. Concerns about health and safety, including the need for social distancing and limited in-person contact whether with colleagues or clients, have uprooted many designers from their offices.

In the months since COVID-19 caused large portions of the populace to shelter in place, designers have adapted to working remotely, and more of them have embraced e-design and virtual design service models.

Providing interior design services via the internet is not new. The number of e-design sites has been growing steadily for more than a decade. For the most part, though, these

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Next-gen Hyundai Tucson previewed with striking light design, sleek interior

Here’s our first look at the next-gen Hyundai Tucson in some fairly revealing teaser photos. It’s set to make its official debut on September 14, but we’re afforded a sneak peek at the compact crossover today.

Undoubtedly, the most striking aspect of the Tucson is its lighting. Hyundai calls the lighting “Parametric Hidden Lights.” The hidden part of it are the daytime-running lights in the grille. When the lights are off, you’d have no idea that they’re actual lights, as they blend in seamlessly with the grille. When the lights are on, they’re bold, unique and quite striking. The grille’s

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Sea Island Luxury Interior Designer, VPI Design, Weighs in on Top Wall Covering Styles in 2020

Top Luxury Interior Designer, VPI Design by Dina Varner, reports on the most popular wall coverings seen in 2020; Venetian Plaster, Textured Paper, Leather and Upholstered Walls.

SEA ISLAND, GA / ACCESSWIRE / August 28, 2020 / Sea Island Luxury Interior Designer, VPI Design, explores three types of wall covering styles in detail to highlight the benefit of their use added to a room.

Venetian Plaster:

Venetian plaster has been used since ancient times to decorate walls. While this trend had fallen off, it has since made a comeback allowing the client to achieve a Mediterranean style. Venetian plaster is

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Jewelry maker Loree Rodkin wants $2.3M for Manhattan studio

It’s not too often that a rock ‘n’ roll interior decorator morphs into a talent agent for stars like Brad Pitt — she got him cast in “Thelma and Louise” — and then becomes a top jewelry designer.

But that’s the story of Loree Rodkin, whose ex-boyfriends include Richard Gere, Bernie Taupin and Don Henley.

The high-wattage pieces she designed for Michelle Obama to wear to the 2009 inaugural ball — including 61-carat diamond earrings with garland drops and a 13-carat diamond cocktail ring — now sit in the Smithsonian.

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Now the designer — who calls Cher

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The Obamas Decorated with Finds from Crate & Barrel, Pottery Barn, and Anthropologie, According to a New Book About Their White House

If you’re longing to escape to a time when the “People’s House” was not akin to a militarized island surrounded by tall metal fencing, consider the new book about the interior design of President Barack Obama’s White House, publishing September 1.

Written by Michael S. Smith, the designer that Barack and Michelle tapped for the decorating job (with help from Margaret Russell, former editor-in-chief of Architectural Digest), “Designing History: The Extraordinary Art & Style of the Obama White House” takes readers room by room through Smith’s overhaul of the former First Family’s private residence. Michelle Obama wrote the book’s

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DesignerInc Technology Platform and Marketplace For The Interior Design Trade Commences Fall MKT

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — DesignerInc MKT is a biannual Market event showcasing the industry’s leading manufacturers to DesignerInc’s growing audience of interior designers. Fall MKT commences 14 September and runs through 30 November. 

DesignerInc MKT emulates the activities and marketing opportunities traditionally offered offline and in-person. Each month of MKT, DesignerInc hosts a virtual Communication Week where we open up the floor to our manufacturers who will be sharing their experiences, updates and information about their newest creations with a special eye toward artisanal craftsmanship, production processes and the inspiration behind their collections. We often feature

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5 Easy Ways to Add Color to Your Kitchen, From an Interior Designer

When Atlanta-based interior designer Gina Sims learned that the owner of the kitchen shown above loved green—in particular, the varied shades of succulent plants— she went to work incorporating different tones of the hue into her renovation. Whether you want to go all in or just add a few little pops here and there, Sims has five ideas for adding color to your kitchen.



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Score some of the same items this interior designer used to revamp this kitchen, as well as budget-friendly lookalikes.


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Score some of the same items this interior designer used to revamp this kitchen, as well as budget-friendly lookalikes.

Related: See This Boston Kitchen’s Radical

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10 ways to optimize home office and the biggest mistakes to avoid

  • Amie T. Keener is a registered interior designer and associate at Gensler.
  • Many people may have set up their home offices not expecting to be there for the long haul, but it’s becoming increasingly clear we may be home for several more months.
  • Now you may be scrambling to create a better home office.
  • But before you do so, pay attention to these possible pitfalls, especially when ordering furniture online.
  • Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories.

Like many others, I initially thought we would be working from home just a couple of weeks.

I set up a bar height

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Inside Design Concepts For Your Modern Home

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Commercial Interior Design Market Analysis & Forecast for Next 5 Years

Edison, NJ — (SBWIRE) — 08/26/2020 — A new business intelligence report released by HTF MI with title “COVID-19 Outbreak-Global Commercial Interior Design Industry Market Report-Development Trends, Threats, Opportunities and Competitive Landscape in 2020” is designed covering micro level of analysis by manufacturers and key business segments. The COVID-19 Outbreak-Global Commercial Interior Design Market survey analysis offers energetic visions to conclude and study market size, market hopes, and competitive surroundings. The research is derived through primary and secondary statistics sources and it comprises both qualitative and quantitative detailing. Some of the key players profiled in the study are Nelson, DB

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Introducing the interior design concept of Japandi

PUBLISHED: 16:18 01 September 2020 | UPDATED: 16:18 01 September 2020

Japandi fuses the beauty, grace and function of Scandinavian and Japanese interior design styles      Picture: Getty/iStockphoto

Japandi fuses the beauty, grace and function of Scandinavian and Japanese interior design styles Picture: Getty/iStockphoto

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Hiroko Aono-Billson, owner of the KOBO A-B Japanese store on Bridewell Alley in Norwich, introduces the concept of Japandi.




“Japandi is a celebration of details,” says Nigel Aono-Billson, owner of KOBO A-B, a Japanese store on Bridewell Alley in Norwich Picture: KOBO A-B

The term Japandi describes an

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‘Everybody is busy right now’: Saskatoon interior designers see spike in home renovations

SASKATOON —
Saskatoon interior designers say they’re seeing an increase in home renovations and improvement projects during the COVID-19 pandemic.

“Everybody is busy right now which is definitely a good thing to see because a few months back, it didn’t necessarily seem like this is where we would be at this particular point,” said Brandon Gay, sales and project director at Metric Design Centre.

Gay said he and his staff have been working been working on a lot of residential renovation projects this year compared to last year, with many focused on home office spaces and outdoor decks.

“With people

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Design Residence

home designExplore our assortment of expertly designed single storey properties to suit every life-style. You don’t must be an architect to be a home designer. SmartDraw helps you create a house plan or dwelling map by putting the instruments you want at your fingertips. You may quickly add elements like stairs, home windows, and even furnishings, while SmartDraw helps you align and organize the whole lot perfectly. Plus, our home design software program contains lovely textures for flooring, counters, and walls.

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