interior designer


Definition of interior designer

: one who specializes in interior design

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Most interior designers say using outdoor fabric inside is a smart and increasingly stylish option. Mary Jo Bowling, Curbed, "How to buy a sofa," 30 Apr. 2018 The stylist turned interior designer masterminded goop’s Chicago pop-up, and the sumptuous yet pared-back interiors of the Talbott Hotel, among other projects. Michaela Bechler, Vogue, "11 Simple Home Updates to Make This Year," 7 Jan. 2019 The Wall of Bad Art, assembled by San Francisco interior designer Andrew Alford after an epic Midwest antique store binge, stands tall behind the hotel's front desk. Christopher Borrelli,, "Hotel Lincoln's Wall of Bad Art: 'You are looking at awesomeness'," 3 May 2018 One of the styles interior designers are currently going crazy over are the extra long fireplace. Taylor Mead, House Beautiful, "Designers Reveal Why They Are Going Crazy Over Linear Fireplaces," 11 Dec. 2018 When homeowners can’t specify their aesthetic preferences, strategic interior designers survey the client’s wardrobe for breadcrumb clues. Kathryn O’shea-evans, WSJ, "To Define Your Taste in Interior Design, Look in Your Closet," 12 Sep. 2018 With this aim of exploring the connection between self and sea, Celebrity enlisted A-list interior designer Kelly Hoppen (her clients include Victoria Beckham, Madonna, and Elton John) to create a state-of-the-art wellness experience. Rachel Marlowe, Vogue, "Now, There's a Spa Cruise for Diehard Beauty Addicts," 19 May 2018 Connie Britton is playing Debra Newell, the successful interior designer who met John Meehan on the Internet and began a relationship with him that turned ugly. Christopher Rosa, Glamour, "Everything We Know About Bravo's TV Adaptation of Dirty John," 15 Oct. 2018 The 2,134-square-foot house was updated by Willman’s wife, interior designer Jillian Sipkins, who introduced new elements while maintaining many original details. Neal J. Leitereg, The Seattle Times, "TV magician’s home is gone in the blink of an eye," 17 Sep. 2018

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1938, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of interior designer

: a person whose job is to plan how the rooms of a building should be furnished and decorated

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