Katie Frederick

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Katie Frederick is a multi-faceted interior design professional. She has worked in various sectors of the design industry from retail showroom styling, home staging, residential design to editorial styling & publishing. Katie's experience in different types of styling has cultivated inspirational and aesthetically pleasing spaces for clients and customers alike.


  • Has experience in many aspects of the design industry from furniture showroom styling to traditional residential interiors
  • Has contributed to inspiring design content on Modsy's blog and Style Ideas page
  • Has a passion for allowing others to reach their full design potential through inspirational content
  • Has contributed to The Spruce since 2021


Katie Frederick is an interior design professional who has worked in various corners of the industry for eight years. Katie's past areas of experience include showroom styling, home staging as well as traditional residential interior design. Katie's career has proven formative through an understanding of space planning, color theory, and the ability to identify historic architectural and interior design styles. Most notably, Katie's experience includes working on Modsy's editorial team curating inspirational design imagery and writing for their Style Idea's column. Her passion for interiors is met with an underlying desire to allow others to meet their design and lifestyle potential through curated inspirational content.


Katie earned her Bachelor of Science in Interior Design from Seminole State College of Florida. Throughout her Bachelor's program, she learned valuable hands-on guidance in design studio courses. Additionally, Katie earned an Associate of Science degree in Interior Design Technology. At Seminole State College of Florida, Katie developed skills using industry-standard software such as Auto CAD, Revit, and Photoshop. While in school, Katie took courses related to home staging best practices and earned a certificate for Residential Staging. 

Expertise: Interior Design, Home Staging
Education: Seminole State College of Florida
Location: Orlando, Florida
Title: Editor

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