OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAESTERO, FL – Interior Designer Carrie Cremia has been named Miromar Design Center’s August 2013 Designer of Distinction.  She is the owner of Carrie Cremia Interiors with offices in Cape Coral.  Carrie has been in the interior design industry in Southwest Florida for more than 15 years.

“Miromar Design Center is an amazing resource for me.  As an independent designer, Miromar Design Center offers me many options for product all in one location.  It allows me to also stay connected to other designers who shop for their clients at the design center and create relationships with others involved in the field of design,” Cremia said.

Each month Miromar Design Center recognizes the talents, loyalty and support of interior design professionals based upon nominations from the Center’s 45 store managers.  Vivian Armenti, manager of Henredon Interior Design Showroom nominated Cremia. “Carrie’s professionalism and talent has made our experience working with her a pleasure.  She is very creative, with a wonderful knowledge of how to get the job done successfully.  She supports and understands the showroom operations and the value of this relationship to everyone,” Armenti said.

Carrie has an extensive background in all facets of design with Model Merchandising, Residential Design and Renovation being most prominent.  Her work has been recognized through the BIA Pinnacle Awards, the CBIA Sand Dollar Awards, many successful entries in the Parade of Homes, and articles in Home & Design and Home & Condo magazines.  She is a graduate of Alverno College with Bachelor’s degrees in Art, as well as, Public Relations and Marketing.

Kravet showroom manager Amy Jimenez also nominated Cremia and said of her win, “Carrie’s creativity, attention to detail, professionalism and commitment to providing great service are some of the wonderful qualities she possesses.  She skillfully balances scale, style and function, transforming her client’s homes into fabulous spaces for them to live in and enjoy.  Carrie is such a pleasure to work with and we are very fortunate to have her as part of our Designer Referral Service at the Miromar Design Center.”

Miromar Design Center is the only design center in Southwest Florida and one of only 19 major design centers in the nation. It is the premier home furnishings shopping destination for design professionals and consumers. The 45 home furnishing stores feature a worldwide collection of the most desired names in furniture, fabrics, flooring, lighting, kitchen and bath products, art, accessories, and wall coverings such as Baker, Calvin Klein Home, Ligne Roset, Henredon, Dedon, Poliform, Ralph Lauren Home and Ralph Lauren Home Lighting & Accessories, Poggenpohl, Walker Zanger, Francesco Molon and many more.  Also, the Clearance Showroom offers a collection of end of season furnishings from the design center’s stores guaranteed to be a minimum of 50% off regular retail pricing. Interior Design Referral services are also available.

Visit the website at for a complete list of upcoming events. Miromar Design Center is always open to the public.  Hours are Monday through Friday: 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. • First floor stores and Clearance Showroom open on Saturdays 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; second and third floor hours are open Saturday by appointment only.  Located at 10800 Corkscrew Road, I-75, Exit 123 in Estero, between Naples and Fort Myers across from Miromar Outlets • (239) 390-5111