interior design


Definition of interior design

: the art or practice of planning and supervising the design and execution of architectural interiors and their furnishings

Examples of interior design in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Neutrals can be used in interior design in two ways—either as a quiet overall look or as background colors for dramatic accents. Rima Suqi, Better Homes & Gardens, 14 Apr. 2022 Occasionally though, Berkus does share interior design advice with his curious followers. Danielle Harling, House Beautiful, 23 May 2021 Over the last several decades, Schnabel has taken his protean creativity into a wide variety of forums and mediums, including architecture and interior design, real estate development, furniture, and most notably film. Tom Teicholz, Forbes, 24 Apr. 2022 Earth Day is nearly here—which means now is the perfect time to examine the importance of incorporating eco-friendly architecture and interior design into our everyday lives. Mary Elizabeth Andriotis, House Beautiful, 22 Apr. 2022 Most have tried to entice customers with friendly, knowledgeable service and unique interior design — a difficult feat, given government rules forbid cannabis or accessories being visible from the street. New York Times, 18 Apr. 2022 Hill focused on both performance and interior design, giving the cabin a sports-car feel and installing intuitive avionics geared for an owner-operator. Michael Verdon, Robb Report, 2 Apr. 2022 Carvalho, 24, graduated from art college last year, with a degree in fashion art and interior design. Scott Ostler, San Francisco Chronicle, 21 Mar. 2022 These two factors have been the biggest influences on interior design trends. Amanda Lauren, Forbes, 30 Dec. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of interior design

1927, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of interior design was in 1927

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Last Updated

11 May 2022

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“Interior design.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 May. 2022.

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