Kelly Nichols is a certified interior decorator who operated her own business in the 1990s. Since then, she has shared her expertise and passion for decorating through writing. Since joining Elance, Kelly has written decorating blogs, website copy, furniture product descriptions and various other related material. She has a background in commercial art, marketing and photography, giving her decorating acumen a creative edge. Kelly stays current with design trends and decorating news from around the world via trade publications and various professional websites.