Interior decorators plan and implement decoration schemes for homes, offices, shops, hotels and venues.
Duties & Tasks
Interior decorators may perform the following tasks:advise clients on the selection of colour schemes, layout, lighting, furniture, floor coverings, curtains, paint, wallpaper and hardware products (such as curtain fittings)visit clients' premises to look at existing conditions and make measurementsprovide sketch designs, specifications and cost estimates to the client for approvalsupervise and coordinate the installation and arrangement of furniture and furnishingsundertake direct selling if working in a retail shop.
Interior decorators may have to work extended or irregular hours to meet clients' needs.
- creativity good understanding of colour able to promote ideas awareness of fashion and design trends able to interact well with a variety of people.