Tag: Celebrity Designers
Design Star or Design Scourge
PROFESSIONALINTERIORDESIGNER told himself not to continue punishing his hyper-sensitive identity complex by subjecting himself to another season of HGTV’s Design Star series. But lo I cannot avoid it. The HGTV juggernaut is omniscient- it is like being forced, with eyes propped open, to watch a slow motion train/school bus collision. The promotion of the series…
“Interior Design”- Stick a Fork In It – I Think It’s Done!
We have to understand that interior design is what it is (many things to many people) and we are not going to change it. Interior Design, as society knows it (and Martyn Lawrence-Bullard practices it), has been around for about 100 years +/-. As a professional domain it is about 50 +/- years old. Is…
THE CHOICE IS YOURS
Who best represents you and your profession?
An About Face About Me?
If you want to call yourselves interior designers please be our guest. If you want to call your effort interior design you are guaranteed that right by the constitution. Please go on your merry way and decorate the living hell out of your world. But recognize that you make that choice and to malign, impugn,…
Our Image Problem is Resolved!!!!!
Fans of Desperate Housewives will now have a better appreciation of “interior design” …..NOT! http://www.hollywoodlife.com/2010/11/07/watch-desperate-housewives-7×07-humilating-business-pics-recap/
PROFESSIONALINTERIORDESIGNER Likes Fluffy Bunnies
So who are we to say that just because Ms. Wearstler has not followed the NCIDQ mandated Education/Experience/Examination route that she cannot call herself an “Interior Designer”?
Mea Culpa Venus!
PROFESSIONALINTERIORDESIGNER apologizes. Ms. Williams evidently does not need my guidance. She has taken a correspondence course in interior design and is already dispensing commercial interior design advice. Good for her.
Venus Williams is also an entrepreneur, holding a degree in fashion design from the Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale in Florida. She launched her clothing line, EleVen, in 2007, and said she also has interest in commercial interior design. They’re not her main priority yet, though.
HGTV Design Star is…………
HGTV Design Star is to professional Interior Design what lipstick is to facial reconstructive surgery.
Oh Okay We Were Just Goofin’ With Ya!
HEY YA KNOW ALL THAT EFFORT AND ANGST WE COERCED YOU TO INVEST IN OUR PROFESSION…JUST KIDDING!!!!! From an open letter in the December 2009 ASID Newsletter ICON I have just discovered that ASID no longer supports Interior Design regulation. That’s what I get for not being a member….. “That’s why the legislative agenda…