interior design


Definition of interior design

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

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The Sapphire Theatre Company has been a general contractor, and Linda Krueger and Jerry Gelsomino helped with interior design and branding. Domenica Bongiovanni, Indianapolis Star, "A new theater in Broad Ripple is now open, and its first show will be in September," 26 June 2019 The show’s Fab 5 — Bobby Berk (interior design), Karamo Brown (culture), Tan France (fashion), Antoni Porowski (food and wine), and Jonathan Van Ness (grooming) — will return to Kansas City, Mo. for season 4. Gerrad Hall,, "Queer Eye renewed for season 4 in Kansas City, season 5 in Philadelphia," 18 June 2019 Twentythirtyfive, as the name suggests, envisions interior design in 2035. Elise Taylor, Vogue, "Virgil Abloh Just Debuted Some Seriously Cool New Furniture at Art Basel," 12 June 2019 The stunning hotel has stayed true to its roots, with much of the original architecture and interior design still in tact. Rebecca Hennes, Houston Chronicle, "Galveston's Hotel Galvez & Spa celebrates 108 years this week," 11 June 2019 Monte Xanic couldn’t be more different, with its ultra-sophisticated cosmopolitan air and minimalist architecture and interior design. Mark Rogers, USA TODAY, "Already been to Napa Valley? Next head south to Mexico's wine country, Valle de Guadalupe," 6 June 2019 Edgardo Osorio certainly looks to interior design while creating his own work. Madeleine Luckel, Vogue, "Fashion and Wallpaper Are Recommitting to Each Other in a Major Way," 8 Mar. 2018 Also like the other coupe models, three different Lightweight Sport packages are available, adding varoius exterior and interior design elements (such as houndstooth seats!), lightweight 22-inch wheels, and a carbon-fiber roof. Daniel Golson, Car and Driver, "The 2020 Porsche Cayenne S Coupe Would Get Goldilocks's Approval," 14 May 2019 The home started out nearly empty and devoid of any real interior design elements. Rebekah Lowin, Country Living, "HGTV's 'A Very Brady Renovation' Is Coming So Soon: Here's What to Know," 11 May 2019

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First Known Use of interior design

1927, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of interior design

: the art or job of planning how the rooms of a building should be furnished and decorated

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