About Christine Brun

Christine Brun

Christine Brun

 Christine Brun is a practicing interior designer and professional member of the American Society of Interior Design, which allows her to bring practical, hands-on advice to readers who live in small homes and big homes with small nooks and crannies.

She began her career in the commercial arena and therefore has experience with restaurant, boat, retail and office design as well as the residential issues of products, sources and building materials. She graduated from San Diego State University and has taught classes in interior design in community colleges and at the Design Institute of San Diego. In her practice she designs furniture layouts, custom built-ins, kitchens and closets in remodels and new construction projects.

Her designs have been featured in San Diego Magazine, San Diego Home Garden/Lifestyles, Better Homes ad Gardens, and Kitchen and Bath Magazine. She is the author of "Small Space Living."  Visit Christine's column to get more interior designing tips weekly!

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World-Inspired Home Accents Apr 18, 2018

It doesn't take very much to add an artistic touch to a tiny home. Two or three accent items will go a long way toward establishing any creative look. And, when you tire of one look, it is comforting to know t... Read More

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How to Create a Beautiful Entryway Apr 11, 2018

A foyer creates a gracious entry to a home. The trouble in a tiny house is that there is rarely enough spare square footage available to create such a nicety. In most ranch-style homes built in the 1950s, for example, the front door opened right into... Read More

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The New Trend Is No Trend Apr 04, 2018

It's spring, a fine time to talk about fresh design ideas. We are in a period that embraces just about anything; there is acceptance for every genre, from vintage to crisp, modern precision. Being freed from any specific look is liberating! As you ar... Read More