Kristen McEachron grew up in Thousand Oaks prior to studying in Santa Barbara. Entering her first year of college. Kristen came with relatively no idea of what she wanted to pursue as a career. She only knew that she wanted to do something that would help others. With using her creativity, and would always be evolving. After taking a class that explored many different types of jobs. she began to realize that having grown up around design.
Furthermore, she is extremely passionate about it. She has been decorating her own living spaces and helping others do so as well long before she even thought about pursuing it as a career. In addition, She quickly learned the importance of a space and how it should connect with those in it. Kristen wants to be able to impact the world around her positively and knows that interior design is one way that she can do this.
Now, Kristen is attending her final semester at SBCC before she earns her Associates Degree in interior design. She recently started a design blog called Collected Corners that aims to teach others what she’s learning through her classes and experiences. She wants to inspire creativity and help others create their own ideal living spaces. After, graduating from SBCC she plans on transfering to another university to continue her education in the field and starting her own design firm one day. When designing residential spaces, Kristen aims to make them feel as inviting, and calming as she can. She gets most of her inspiration from natural elements around her and artwork as well. She personally doesn’t prefer one specific style over another, as long as it feels welcoming.