Featured Designer: Katie Denton

ID Collaborative blog post

Katie Denton joined ID Collaborative in April of 2014. We’ve really enjoyed getting to know her. We thought you might want to get to know her too!

Where are you from? Born in Amory, Mississippi. Grew up in Rural Hall, NC.

Name 3 items you MUST have when you travel. A good book, pearl earrings, and good walking shoes.

What is your favorite color? Yellow

What is your favorite decade for design? Why? 1920s – art deco style – because it seems optimistic to me

What was your favorite food when you were a child? Mac & cheese

What’s the #1 most played song on your iPod/Phone? The Carolinian by Chatham County Line

If you could choose anyone, who would you pick as your mentor? Right now, Rose Marie Miller

If you could learn to do anything, what would it be? Play the piano and speak Spanish fluently

If you had to work on only one project for the next year, what would it be? A fun boutique hotel

What would you name the autobiography of your life? There and Back Again

If you could have any super power, what would I be? I’d read people’s minds

What would you sing at Karaoke night? Any Journey song.

Would you rather vacation in Hawaii or Alaska, and why? Alaska, because it seems more peaceful.

What do you like to do when you are not at work? Spend time with family and friends, go hiking, cook, make crafty things

How many pairs of shoes do you own? 33

What’s your favorite animal? Our dog Bailey! And then probably giraffes.

Who would you want to play you in a movie of your life? Emma Watson.

Is the glass half full or half empty? Half full, I hope!

Is there anything you wished would come back into fashion? Not really…

If you had a warning label, what would yours say? Warning: May contain traces of nut.

How many languages do you speak? One.

What is your favorite flavor of jelly beans? Mixed Berry Smoothie

Do you play a musical instrument, if so which one(s)? Not unless you count air drums…

What is your favorite season and why? Fall. I love the colors of the leaves, the temperature is perfect and it’s football season.

If you could go anywhere in the world where would you go? Santorini, Greece at the moment.

Were you named after anyone? My mom – her middle name was Kathleen.

Beach or mountains? Mountains

Have you ever been water skiing? Nope

Can you change a tire? Probably! Ok, I might need some help.

Have you ever cut your own hair? Nope