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PROFESSIONALINTERIORDESIGNER · 19h ago

Clarifying Interior Design Titles and Labels.

If you attended an educational program that granted you a certificate upon completion- that does not mean you are “certified” interior designer. If you passed the NCIDQ Examination- that doe...
PROFESSIONALINTERIORDESIGNER · 1d ago

ADVANCING THE PROFESSION OF INTERIOR DESIGN- STEP TWO

STEP #2 The profession must better define itself and promote that message to the public Of course this step assumes that the profession collectively agrees with Step #1 .  Short of that the ...
PROFESSIONALINTERIORDESIGNER · 2W ago

ADVANCING THE PROFESSION OF INTERIOR DESIGN- STEP ONE

STEP #1 The profession has to muster its collective courage, creative problem solving skills, and intellectual capacity to address the disparity between those interior designers who do not p...
PROFESSIONALINTERIORDESIGNER · 1M ago

“INTERIOR DESIGN LICENSE AND REGISTRATION PLEASE…..”

AP/Rich Pedroncelli But…But Officer I’m Not a Licensed Interior Designer While there may be a few egalitarian designers out there who do NOT recognize the value of job titles, professional c...
PROFESSIONALINTERIORDESIGNER · 1M ago

Can We Really Legislate or Define Our Way Out of This?

Kudos to Ms. Coryell for taking advantage of her right to promote her business. I don’t agree with her methods but I admire her entrepreneurial spirit. .
PROFESSIONALINTERIORDESIGNER · 3M ago

HOME DEPOT OFFERS INTERIOR DESIGN SERVICE

http://www.retaildive.com/news/home-depot-launches-interior-design-service/448020/ Well why not? And we wonder why we get no respect. HOME DEPOT OFFERS RESIDENTIAL ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN SERVI...
PROFESSIONALINTERIORDESIGNER · 3M ago

MY C.I.D. CREDENTIAL CAN BEAT UP YOUR C.I.D.® APPELLATION

Following up on my recent post regarding California’s Certified Interior Design, or C.I.D. credential I came across this recent missive from the CCIDC regarding the legal rights to the “C.I....
PROFESSIONALINTERIORDESIGNER · 4M ago

IDCC & CCIDC Seek Input on Adding “Commercial” to California’s CID Credential

Familiarize yourself here and take the survey if it applies; http://shoutout.wix.com/so/cLrIy9Gz?cid=9ca151d3-acaa-46bf-acaa-85e558baccfe#/main So if you do not practice Interior Design in C...
PROFESSIONALINTERIORDESIGNER · 4M ago

In Defense of Interior Decoration?

https://www.stevenstolmaninc.com/single-post/2017/07/16/In-Defense-of-Decorators   On the surface the above blog post ruffled my PROFESSIONALINTERIORDESIGNER feathers….Mr. Stolman clearly bl...
PROFESSIONALINTERIORDESIGNER · 4M ago

LEARNING FROM NORTH CAROLINA’S EFFORT TO REGULATE THE PRACTICE OF INTERIOR DESIGN

or What is the AIA’s Beef? The latest example of ID regulation to consider is occurring in North Carolina where H-590 is currently making its way through the NC Legislature.  As of July 6th ...