Stephanie Schlegel named Miromar Design Center Designer of Distinction

Stephanie SchlegelInterior Designer Stephanie Schlegel has been recognized as Miromar Design Center’s March 2015 Designer of Distinction.  Stephanie is the owner of Fort Myers based Schlegel Design Group, LLC.  With 14 years of experience in commercial, retail and residential Interior Design, Stephanie has worked on projects in Columbus, Ohio and throughout Southwest Florida. Schlegel recently completed Gulfshore Homes new model in Ravenna at Miromar Lakes.

               She is a registered interior designer, a professional member of the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID), a LEED Accredited Professional and a Certified Aging in Place Specialist (CAPS).

              “I enjoy working with the incredibly knowledgeable talent within the showrooms at Miromar Design Center,” Schlegel says. “They really know their brands well and give me and my clients a great comfort level when working together.”

              Stephanie believes that exposure to new surroundings are a great tool for staying inspired when designing a space. “Travel, art, photography and experiencing new cultures is a must. Most designers will say traveling to different furniture markets and trade shows around the country provides great insight into new materials, silhouettes and trends,” Schlegel says.

              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. Designers are honored in this year-round appreciation program for their professionalism, creativity and commitment. Marilyn Cates, manager for nominating showroom Casa Italia at Miromar Designer Center said,  “Stephanie is a pleasure to work with here in our showroom. She has always taken her design work to the next level, and she is very personable with her clients.”           

             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 Ligne Roset, Henredon, Poliform, Ralph Lauren Home and Ralph Lauren Home Lighting & Accessories, Poggenpohl, 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.

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