E-Newsletter: December/January 2023



Local Events (Click on highlighted link for more information.)

December 1 to January 31
Virtual Blood Drive

December 16
Holiday Sip n’ Chat

January 20 (Details soon.)
General Membership Meeting

January 28 (Details soon.)
WILLIS Part 2: Field Trip

National Events

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Design Articles

Interior Design’s Best of the Year Awards
Interior Design
See Interior Design's 2022 Best of Year Award winners, representing the best A&D projects and products from across the globe.

How two extremes of home—Louis Vuitton and Home Depot—are redefining retail.
Business of Home

At opposite ends of the market, Louis Vuitton and Home Depot are each introducing innovative store concepts. Warren Shoulberg explains how the two very different brands are opening up new possibilities for home retail.

How the Workplace Can Holistically Evolve to Support Employees
Interiors and Design

Addressing four key areas of the workplace can not only entice people back into the office, but also offer employees a space where they can become their best selves both personally...

Pantone's Color of the Year 2023 Is Viva Magenta
Design Milk

In case you haven't heard, Pantone announced their Pantone Color of the Year 2023 and it's... PANTONE 18-1750 Viva Magenta!

Best Healthy Home Upgrades For 2023

There are countless articles and blog posts focusing on which home improvements will yield the greatest financial return on investment. But there’s another way to look at the ROI conversation: Which home improvements offer the best potential for improving your personal well-being.

Behind the Design: Phillip Jeffries In HBO's White Lotus
Phillip Jeffries

While the actual "White Lotus Hotel" is purely fictional, the beautiful designs on the show are very real and can be found at the Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea. This open-air beachfront resort features luxurious amenities including gorgeous pools, spectacular ocean views, and several Phillip Jeffries Wallcoverings in the guest rooms and suites.

TRIBE Debuts Lifestyle Hotel in Bali
Hospitality Design

TRIBE Bali Kuta Beach draws upon local design traditions for an inclusive and intimate experience.

Gas and Electric Fireplaces Are the Future. We Asked Design Pros How to Make Them Seem Real.

Facing stricter restrictions on wood-burning fireplaces, interior designers are learning to decorate around the alternatives so well that homeowners don’t really care that the fire isn’t “authentic.”

2022 Healthcare Design Breaking Through Finale: Meet The Winner And Finalists
Healthcare Design
Healthcare Design’s conceptual design competition ended in October. Here’s an inside look at the conceptual designs that made it to the program’s final round.

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Each year, ASID recognizes the exemplary achievements and outstanding service demonstrated by highly engaged members, chapters, student chapters, and industry partners through our awards and honors programs.

One Voice

Each day interior designers use their voices and visions to reshape spaces--and therefore the lives of those occupying them--for the better. With those same voices working in unison, they have the power to design a better future for themselves and the entire profession. That is why ASID began One Voice; to empower interior designers to get involved and advocate for or against the public policy that will ultimately influence their careers and lives. For more info click here.

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About ASID

The American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) believes that design transforms lives. ASID serves the full range of the interior design profession and practice through the Society’s programs, networks, and advocacy. We thrive on the strength of cross-functional and interdisciplinary relationships among designers of all specialties, including workplace, healthcare, retail and hospitality, education, institutional, and residential. We lead interior designers in shared conversations around topics that matter: from evidence-based and human-centric design to social responsibility, well-being, and sustainability. We showcase the impact of design on the human experience and the value interior designers provide.