A Q&A with Chic Designer and Mountaineer Kristin Dittmar

Growing up, Kristin Dittmar was always a creative kid—in elementary school, she designed her own closet and pillows in her stepmother’s workroom. Later on, her experience working in a showroom during college led her to discover her love for textiles and creating furniture, ultimately cementing her desire to enter the professional world of interior design.

Now known in the décor scene for her “modern mountain” aesthetic, the Colorado native—who constantly strives to create designs that are contemporary, comfy, and unique—has a number of successful projects under her belt. After probing the young designer last January about her latest endeavor—which involved conceptualizing the interiors of the four-bedroom suites at The Residences Viceroy Snowmass—we decided to get to know the Aspen belle a little better.

Read on for a more personal Q&A with the stylish mountaineer, who talked to us about her “ski-town chic” style, unveiled the design project she’s most proud of, and divulged how she manages to marry the wants of her clients with her one-of-a-kind aesthetic.

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