A career honor to be included with four talented Boston Designers to discuss design inspiration. Joanna Saltz, Editioral Directior of House Beautiful led our candid talk and made us feel like super stars that day. Click below to read the details.

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The Power of a woman should never be underestimated. International woman’s day & House Beautiful.

Inspiration is found in many ways. At Cortizo Interiors, it begins with the client.


The fall of 2018 “Heading Home to Dinner” event to Kim Macumber, Linda Holt and myself to Morocco. The three of us designed this table to raise funds for the homeless in the Boston area. The event founded by Mally Skok, Elizabeth Benedict and Kristen Rivoli raised $111,000.00 that year. The event is one of the brightest lights in Boston from the design community.
— MIchelle Cortizo
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Giving back can be one of the most rewarding experiences.

All Moroccan images photographed by Emily O’Brien.

How to make a house your home? I always start with editing out anything that I don’t need or love. I want to look at everything in my home and have it elevate my thoughts or make a connection to something meaningful to me.
A home should tell a story in a way that is curated and not overwhelming. A visual conversation that one eases into when entering, an exchange that teases one into wanting more.
— Michelle Cortizo

More “Nesting Instincts” are shared in East Side Monthly Magazine, when Michelle talks about her recent downsizing move to Providence, Rhode Island.