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Cleary's Guidelines

Celia Cleary, of Los Angeles–based Cleary Feder Interior Design, creates beautiful homes for clients from coast to coast. Here, Cleary shares her golden rules for a positive designer/client relationship.

1. Listen. "My first interview with a client is a chance to understand what they like and what they dislike. You may have to alter your vision the more you listen."

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