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Hospitality Giants 2020 – Interior Design

The Hospitality Giants saw another big jump in the multiuse segment (hospitality/residential/retail). In 2018, it accounted for a mere 5 percent of business. This year it hit 18 percent. Again, there is a flukiness to this total, as the Hospitality Giants see this total dropping back down to 7 percent.

Which segments took a hit? In hotels, the economy sector fell back quite a bit, down to 10 percent from a routine level in the mid-teens (17 percent in 2018). Boutique hotels also slipped, but restaurant work was cut in half (from 15 down to 8 percent of all work,


Designing a Career in Interior Design – News

I am an interior designer, a career that may seem surprising for a Hamilton College graduate. I also majored in French. To be frank, I didn’t concentrate in French for a love of literature, although my professors expanded my appreciation of it while on the Hill. Rather, I was enticed by the visual expressions of French culture: Louis XV furniture, les châteaux de la Loire, haute couture, all of which led me to join Hamilton’s excellent junior year in France program directed that year by Professor Martine Guyot-Bender.

My route to becoming an interior designer was indirect, although there were


Global Interior Design Software Market Report 2020-2024 with Market Positioning of Key Vendors

Dublin, Jan. 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The “Global Interior Design Software Market 2020-2024” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

The interior design software market is poised to grow by $ 188.77 mn during 2020-2024 progressing at a CAGR of 4% during the forecast period.

The market is driven by the better interior design and decoration, increasing need for higher productivity and increased use of interior design software in MEA.

This report on interior design software market provides a holistic analysis, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis covering around 25 vendors.


Part 2, Interior design and life lessons learned in 2020

Last week, as I do at the end of every year, I looked back at columns from the first half of 2020 and pulled out half a dozen highlights, including lessons learned from landscaping, housing a student and sheltering in place. Now, here are my favorite moments from the second half of 2020, a year I am not sorry to see go.

In July, I downsized the family jewels with the help of a jewelry expert who works with clients in their homes. I wanted to streamline my jewelry collection, to keep what I loved and cash in or


Top 10 Interior Design Stories of 2020

From TikTok’s stateside HQ to design trends of a post-COVID workplace, here are Interior Design‘s top 10 stories of 2020.

1. TikTok Arrives Stateside in a Gensler-Designed Los Angeles Headquarters

Gensler’s vibrant design of the company’s first American headquarters is housed in a Gensler-designed building in the Culver City sector of Los Angeles. TikTok comes stateside on three floors that incorporate two additional mezzanines to total 120,000 square feet. Naturally, a sense of movement, intrinsic to TikTok’s culture, pervades. 

2. Legendary French Minimalist Designer Christian Liaigre Dies at 77