WHAT DO INTERIOR DESIGNERS DO?
Interior designers determine design items, such as colors, lighting, and materials to make indoor spaces functional and attractive. According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, interior designers “must be able to draw, read and edit blueprints.”
WHICH SKILLS DO INTERIOR DESIGNERS NEED THE MOST?
Interior designers can turn a plain room into something beautiful. Here are the top skills needed to be a successful interior designer:
- Spatial awareness
- Understanding if design practices and styles
WHERE DO INTERIOR DESIGNERS WORK?
Most work is completed in an office, home office, on-site in client homes, design centers or other locations. Currently, about one in five interior designers are self-employed, and work may need to be completed during evenings or weekends, based on client schedules/needs.