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When designing a home its all about conveying personality

on Friday,June 24,2011 22:06

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For many people, their house is a representation of their overall lifestyle. This is why hiring an interior designer in order to really covey this message could be a step in the right direction.

The Star-Telegram recent sat down with Vern Yip, the famed interior designer from several HGTV shows, to discuss what is important when designing a home. For those who are doing the decorating themselves, they should not be worried about buying furniture in sets, as these do not demonstrate the full personality that the home owner has.

Yip also said that when he designs his own home, he tends to make his children's rooms feel a bit more adult, despite the fact that they're both under 2 years old.

While not everyone can be a designer like Yip, they can certainly hire one to take control of their home and turn it into a form of expression. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, job opportunities for interior designers are expected to increase by 19 percent through 2018.
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