Claire Staszak is a Chicago-based interior design and lifestyle blogger, who owns the interior design and styling company Centered by Design. She is passionate about finding the perfect vintage piece, completing affordable DIY projects, and making design and decorating colorful, fun and accessible. After a creative career in marketing and the arts, Claire returned to school to study interior design at The School of the Art Institute and Harper College. She is currently working towards a National Certification in Kitchen and Bath Design. For her relatively short time in the industry, the response to Claire’s unique style and brand has been significant. Her work has been nationally featured on many well-respected design sites including Design*Sponge, Rue Magazine, Apartment Therapy and Style Me Pretty Living. Her latest project involves renovating a 1932 Tudor-style, brick bungalow with her husband in Chicago.