Individual Membership

Become a Member


Providing the highest level of membership offered by IDs for designers who have completed certification. Includes free website listing ($35.00 value) and CQRID maintenance fee ($25.00 value).

Applicant must have one of the following :

  • Certification with the Council for Qualification of Residential Interior Designers (CQRID) examination OR
  • Certification with another nationally recognized interior design examination

Required Documentation :

  • Verification of interior design certification
  • Photocopy of business license or tax ID if self employed



For interior designers who currently work full-time in interior design, have at least four years of work experience or a combination of interior design education and work equal to four years.

Applicant must have one of the following :

  • Four or more years of experience in full service interior design OR
  • Combination of interior design education & practical interior design experience to equal a minimum of four years

Required Documentation (Associate and Affiliate) :

  • Photocopy of business license or tax ID if self employed
  • Photocopy of diploma for interior design related field if applicable



For designers who have not yet completed four years of full-time design experience or those persons in a closely affiliated occupation.

Applicant must have one of the following :

  • Less than four years of experience in interior design OR
  • Employment within an occupation closely affiliated with interior design (i.e. decorator, design educator, management, window treatments specialist, etc.)

Required documentation (see under Associate level)



Limited to interior design students.

Applicant must have the following:

  • Be currently enrolled in an accredited two or four year interior Design Program

Required documentation:

  • Photocopy of current schedule AND
  • Instructor verification