84 episodes

Learn about the interior design business in's and outs with Design Coach and Mentor Chelsea Coryell.

With years of experience in the industry and a successful store and studio in Bothell, Wa, Chelsea shares her knowledge and understanding of what it means to be a successful designer.

Whether you are a designer fresh out of school, or someone who wants to breathe new life into their practice, join Chelsea on her in-depth discussions into the art and business of Interior Design.

We upload new podcasts every Sunday! Tune in on Youtube as well! Watch Now https://tinyurl.com/2zf6kdkz

Design for a Living with Chelsea Coryell Design for a Living

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Learn about the interior design business in's and outs with Design Coach and Mentor Chelsea Coryell.

With years of experience in the industry and a successful store and studio in Bothell, Wa, Chelsea shares her knowledge and understanding of what it means to be a successful designer.

Whether you are a designer fresh out of school, or someone who wants to breathe new life into their practice, join Chelsea on her in-depth discussions into the art and business of Interior Design.

We upload new podcasts every Sunday! Tune in on Youtube as well! Watch Now https://tinyurl.com/2zf6kdkz

    Interior Design Convention and Showroom Updates! Episode 84

    Interior Design Convention and Showroom Updates! Episode 84

    We are back after a short break with a brand new episode from Chelsea Coryell! 

     In this week's episode, Chelsea talks about an upcoming trip for the team. It's that time of year for Las Vegas Market, the biggest Interior Design Convention on the West Coast! The Market is where you can meet your vendors, secure relationships to get great products to your clients!   

    Chelsea also talks about what's been going on at the store and with Furniture suppliers and how she's been dealing with the extended delays!   

    #lasvegas #lasvegasmarket #InteriorDesign

    Watch this episode on youtube. https://youtu.be/RJSQBZ2zyRw

    About this podcast: Each week, design coach and mentor Chelsea Coryell talks about the Interior Design business, pulling from her 30+ years of experience in the industry. Join us each week for an in-depth look into the industry, design theory, and running a successful design business.

    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/Idesignforaliving 

    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/chelseacoryell/?hl=en  

    Chelsea and the DFAL team are working on relaunching the training program on a new platform this year. If you would like to learn more, email us at chelsea@designforaliving.com We welcome your questions!

    Happy Designing!

    • 20 min
    Training to become an Interior Designer and starting on the path to your dream career! Episode 83

    Training to become an Interior Designer and starting on the path to your dream career! Episode 83

    How do you get from dreaming about becoming an Interior Designer to actually becoming an Interior Designer? In this week's episode, Chelsea talks about training, school, and everything in between the dream and reality. If you are thinking about taking that step, this episode will help you understand the process and set you on the path to your dream career. 

    Watch this episode on youtube. https://youtu.be/fGlZS4oKP-M

    About this podcast: Each week, design coach and mentor Chelsea Coryell talks about the Interior Design business, pulling from her 30+ years of experience in the industry. Join us each week for an in-depth look into the industry, design theory, and running a successful design business.

    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/Idesignforaliving 

    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/chelseacoryell/?hl=en  

    Chelsea and the DFAL team are working on relaunching the training program on a new platform this year. If you would like to learn more, email us at chelsea@designforaliving.com We welcome your questions!

    Happy Designing!

    • 27 min
    Happy Holidays & what to expect for next year's trends! Episode 82

    Happy Holidays & what to expect for next year's trends! Episode 82

    Happy Holidays from the team at First and Main Design Market! This week Chelsea is joined by her team to talk about their year, and what they are expecting and hoping to see next year for new trends! Thank you for joining us. From our family to yours, we wish you the very best this season!

    Watch this episode on youtube. https://youtu.be/i7sWxGqFXbY

    About this podcast: Each week, design coach and mentor Chelsea Coryell talks about the Interior Design business, pulling from her 30+ years of experience in the industry. Join us each week for an in-depth look into the industry, design theory, and running a successful design business.

    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/Idesignforaliving 

    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/chelseacoryell/?hl=en  

    Chelsea and the DFAL team are working on relaunching the training program on a new platform this year. If you would like to learn more, email us at chelsea@designforaliving.com We welcome your questions!

    Happy Designing!

    • 32 min
    Starting your Interior Design Business! Episode 81

    Starting your Interior Design Business! Episode 81

    A week before Christmas and with the new year just around the corner, now is the time to start your new Interior Design Business! In this week's episode, Chelsea talks about starting, gives some advice and motivation to get started!

    Watch this episode on youtube. https://youtu.be/ERw0hYF7dGE

    About this podcast: Each week, design coach and mentor Chelsea Coryell talks about the Interior Design business, pulling from her 30+ years of experience in the industry. Join us each week for an in-depth look into the industry, design theory, and running a successful design business.

    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/Idesignforaliving 

    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/chelseacoryell/?hl=en  

    Chelsea and the DFAL team are working on relaunching the training program on a new platform this year. If you would like to learn more, email us at chelsea@designforaliving.com We welcome your questions!

    Happy Designing!

    • 24 min
    Real Interior Design: When Disaster Strikes! Episode 80

    Real Interior Design: When Disaster Strikes! Episode 80

    Just when you think everything is going so well, disaster can strike! This week Chelsea is joined by Tracy Maas to talk about an interesting installation this week where everything went wrong at the very last second. But the team rallied, and the disaster was amended! Join us for a real-life look into what it's like to be an Interior Designer! 

    Watch this episode on youtube. https://youtu.be/b2JeyoUp6cI

    About this podcast: Each week, design coach and mentor Chelsea Coryell talks about the Interior Design business, pulling from her 30+ years of experience in the industry. Join us each week for an in-depth look into the industry, design theory, and running a successful design business.

    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/Idesignforaliving 

    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/chelseacoryell/?hl=en  

    Chelsea and the DFAL team are working on relaunching the training program on a new platform this year. If you would like to learn more, email us at chelsea@designforaliving.com We welcome your questions!

    Happy Designing!

    • 22 min
    Real Interior Design: Design for your client vs. yourself! Episode 79

    Real Interior Design: Design for your client vs. yourself! Episode 79

    This week Chelsea sits down to talk about something that designers can struggle with, and that's designing for a client instead of yourself. You might want to add some color, but that's not what your client wants. How do you deal with that? If you have questions, please leave them in the comments! We look forward to hearing from you.

    Watch this episode on youtube. https://youtu.be/WZvifuRwhbo

    About this podcast: Each week, design coach and mentor Chelsea Coryell talks about the Interior Design business, pulling from her 30+ years of experience in the industry. Join us each week for an in-depth look into the industry, design theory, and running a successful design business.

    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/Idesignforaliving 

    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/chelseacoryell/?hl=en  

    Chelsea and the DFAL team are working on relaunching the training program on a new platform this year. If you would like to learn more, email us at chelsea@designforaliving.com We welcome your questions!

    Happy Designing!

    • 25 min

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