dSPACE Studio Architects
Founded in 2007 by principal Kevin Toukoumidis, dSPACE is a full-service architecture firm that delivers superior client experiences by effectively communicating the client’s vision through all phases of design and construction. dSPACE’s mission is to create innovative architecture, interior architecture, and landscapes that respond to client goals and budget—every detail is considered. Clean lines, natural light, durable and unique materials, combined with warm-contemporary designs that balance beauty with function are essential to dSPACE Studio’s architectural philosophy. dSPACE creates innovative architectural exteriors and interiors, from custom millwork details to ground-up residences—every project is tailor-made!
Mitchell Channon Design
At the heart of every home is a story. That story is yours, waiting to be told. Mitchell Channon Design is a luxury residential interior design firm dedicated to telling your story by elevating style to the level of art. With impeccable attention to detail, superb project management, first-class vendors and master craftspeople, the firm is known less for a signature style than for the range and depth of its work. It has therefore earned considerable recognition including several ASID Design Excellence Awards and being named by Architectural Digest as a winner of its Kitchen Renovation competition. The firm is led by Mitchell Channon, a passionate designer whose principled, innovative and sensitive approach insures a home in harmony with its inhabitants. At the heart of every home is a story. Mitchell Channon Design tells your story… beautifully!
Creating thoughtful, unexpected and unapologetic spaces that feel right- that is why PROjECT exists. Design is only authentic when it triggers an immediate, instinctive response and PROjECT breaks the mold luxuriating from every angle. Each project is a personal wardrobe of moods and influences— an organic-glam-mash-up; the casual and custom, far-flung, limited edition, dazzling, long-time and one-time exclamations that course through a lifetime. That melodic playback of sum and parts defines PROjECT- because this is not just business, this is personal.
STUDIO GILD is the story of three talented designers, Melissa Benham, Jennie Bishop and Kristen Ekeland, joining forces to create a fresh, approachable interior design firm. Founded in 2014, the multi-faceted, Chicago based collective draws from its principals’ experience in residential, hospitality, retail and graphic design. With a shared love for clean architecture, modern lines and simple beauty, Melissa, Jennie and Kristen founded STUDIO GILD with the intent to create a boutique firm that delivers elevated design, while fostering fun collaborations and strong client relationships. Drawing inspiration from fashion, art and architecture, STUDIO GILD infuses each project with a touch of sophistication and style.
Randy Heller Inc. Pure & Simple Interior Design
The process of design begins with carefully examining one’s self. The firm initiates analyzing the needs, desires and preferences of their clientele. They stay within budget and select the very best products the budget will allow. Expediting an efficient process within the given time constraints while focusing on small details is what continually exceeds client expectations. Randy Heller, Pure & Simple combines the art of living with the art of luxury to create one of a kind spaces.
About Michael Del Piero GOOD DESIGN
Over the past decade, interior designer Michael Del Piero has created a distinctive aesthetic fusing rough with luxurious and blending ancient with modern. She achieves poetic balance by mastering scale and proportions, texture and tone. Her effortless and livable interiors are as current as they are enduring, as sophisticated as they are comfortable and as unusual as they are beautiful. Fueled by world travel and an appetite for all things beautiful, Michael travels consistently in search of the most unusual and distinctive items for both clients and her eponymous boutique, located in Chicago’s Bucktown neighborhood, showcasing sculptural furniture, unusual objects and abstract art.
Scott Dresner is a renowned kitchen designer and custom builder who utilizes exquisite cabinetry and innovative building methods to create extraordinary spaces at manufacturer direct pricing. Scott has designed over 7000 kitchens and is truly an innovator and expert in kitchen design and construction. Scott’s repertoire is vast working in small spaces, where every inch is utilized to sprawling multi-million dollar renovations in the most prestigious buildings in downtown Chicago.
Blutter/Shiff Design Associates
Blutter/Shiff Design Associates was founded over 50 years ago by Joan Blutter, FASID, who was an industry-leader and visionary. Joan’s impeccable style, magnetic personality, warmth and tireless work-ethic made her a celebrated icon within the design world. Janet Blutter Shiff is proud to now head the firm and continue her mother’s legacy. Blutter/Shiff Design Associates is located in the Merchandise Mart, in the heart of the design community. Together with her partner Lynn Boutross and team members Mindy Markowitz and Kerry Hefron, Janet provides luxury residential and commercial interiors, working in every style and vein, with no project being too large or too small. Blutter/Shiff Design Associates is driven by quality and timeless designs, with a genuine commitment to the highest level of service.
Nora Schneider Interior Design
Design, like life is a creative and organic process. NSID exists to craft and hone spaces till they reflect the most personal aspects of your life. Striving to make the journey as thrilling as the outcome, we start with something you love and build. We make collaboration the cornerstone, and respect your desire to be involved (or not) as we meticulously manage the specifics. Each interior pulses with it’s own distinctiveness as diverse and unique as it’s inhabitants. Simply stated, we want your home to be your favorite place.
Donna Mondi Interior Design
Donna’s aesthetic is a fusion of European Classicism with American Modernism, along with an element of surprise. Inspired by a long love affair with European architecture and furniture design along with 20th century American style, Donna’s work is influenced by many different periods including French Moderne, Hollywood Regency and Mid-Century Modern, to name a few. The firms’ approach is to infuse interiors with elements of different periods and styles to create timeless, unpredictable surroundings. By merging traditional and contemporary style, the end result is interiors with layered textures, avant-garde elements, and cutting-edge styling.
Nicholas Moriarty Interiors
Recognized as forward thinking and client-focused, Nicholas Moriarty Interiors (NMI) strives to create unique environments that fundamentally change the way the client interacts with their space. By drawing on a passion for a variety of design styles, from traditional to the avant-garde, their work is consistently recognized for its depth of texture, personality, and warmth. Through their knowledge of art, fashion, and design, they take a multi-disciplinary approach to the design process that allows them to draw out as much personal information from each client as possible. Thus, they create an environment that reflects every client’s individual life experiences.
Robin Thomas Design
Robin Thomas Design is a Chicago-based, boutique interior design firm with an in-studio gallery featuring a rare and exclusive collection of furnishings and textiles by local and international artisans. With a design philosophy based on individuality, we believe our role is to capture the essence of your vision and elevate it with our unrivaled sourcing and design expertise. This distinct philosophy begins with understanding the value of key elements from the past and integrating those important components into a new sensibility to create grounded, yet modern, individualized interiors. We welcome the opportunity to work on a broad range of projects, from complete homes to room-specific engagements.
Vincere, Ltd. is passionate about all aspects of luxury interior design. With a focus on precision, proportion, scale, and form, Vincere is committed to providing its clients with highly personalized homes that are elegant, beautiful and livable.
Wike | LaFrey
Wike | LaFrey is a full-service interior design firm specializing in Kitchen and Bath design and custom cabinetry for the entire home. Principals, Jaclyn Wike and Melinda LaFrey, have one distinct goal- happy clients. We start with people. We learn our client’s everyday routines, their desires, their struggles and create tailored spaces to solve our client’s unique puzzle. We believe good design is beautiful and functional but great design inspires.
KADLEC Architecture + Design
At KADLEC Architecture + Design, we are disciplined in pursuit of the personal. Our design philosophy is reflected in who we are. Quietly confident, enduringly accessible, casual, yet thoughtfully considered. Our studio was founded in 2004 to convene a tightly knit team of designers with exceptional experience. At ten people we remain deliberately small, working closely to give each project our full and focused attention. With every project, we work to build a lasting relationship with our client. It’s through this relationship that we develop meaningful perspective into our client’s needs and aspirations. This clarity of perspective informs the simple and direct design solutions we believe in. We’ve worked with growing families and empty-nesters, young professionals and established executives, shopkeepers and developers. While each client relationship is its own, every project is connected by our thoughtful, disciplined, and detailed approach.
Steve + Filip Design
Style meets charm, reinvention meets function, contemporary aesthetic meets the feel of home — this is steve + filip design. The Chicago based design firm is a two man team, Steve Somogyi and Filip Malyszko. For over a decade, the duo have specialized in full service strategies for new construction and renovations. Their goal is to create unique schemes for homes, offices, and retail spaces with an emphasis on quality and elegance.
STUDIO SVEN designs in response to how you live in and interact with the space around you — your daily challenges and the life you aspire to live — to create a space where you thrive. We are firm in our beliefs and committed to our methodology: WE DESIGN OUR CLIENT’S LIVES, NOT JUST THEIR HOMES. Lauren Svenstrup founded STUDIO SVEN with a belief that a truly beautiful design is one that solves problems. If it doesn’t work in the context of your life, it doesn’t belong in your home. Lauren is comfortable treading the fine line between following “the rules” and breaking them. Her vibrant and sophisticated designs easily mix contemporary elements with vintage finds and killer art. Her working style is informed by her studies in furniture design and human-centered design, as well as her extensive experience in project management.
STUDIO SVEN considers a wide range of projects and budgets, from residential to boutique hospitality. We collaborate with architects, contractors, artisans, and craftspeople, and are well-versed in every aspect of project management, from conception to turnkey installation.
Bruce Fox brings more than 20 years of expertise into his work. His discerning eye and exacting standards result in compelling interiors that capture clients’ individual needs and desires, defy duplication and exceed expectations. Equally inspired by the “art of nature” and “the nature of art,” his evocative, richly layered compositions reflect his appreciation for authentic materials, fine craftsmanship and objects that record traces of time and the mark of human hands. Passion and curiosity drive his global discovery of new artisans, vendors, artists, and one-of-a kind objects.
Bruce acts as the lead designer on all the firm’s residential design projects, ranging in scope from multi-dwelling country estates and second homes to primary city and suburban residences.
Staci Munic Interiors treats each project as a solvable, intriguing puzzle. She helps her clients make decisions when the selections can seem overwhelming and daunting while working at a fairly quick pace, always sensitive to her clients’ dollar, recommending reliable professional trades and manufacturers, and managing each project as if it were her own home. Together, she will not only create the environment that will make you happy, but she will do it in a way that leaves you smiling throughout and at the end of the process.
Mia Rao Design is a Chicago based interior design firm that is inspired by each client’s story. Based on that philosophy, they strive to create your personal sanctuary. Blending your narrative with their own design aesthetic brings energy, soul, balance, warmth and texture to a space. Their experience enables them to engage with professional partners on your behalf. A full-service firm, partnering with architects and contractors from design concept through construction, Mia Rao design keeps every detail in mind down to art and finishing touches. They provide drawings and project management for renovations. Their MISSION is to guide you through the creative process as seamlessly as possible, to craft a space that is uniquely yours.
Milieu is a dynamic husband and wife team offering full luxury architectural and residential design services. Located in the heart of Chicago, they specialize in high-rise renovations, townhomes, and light commercial design such as corporate lobbies and mixed use areas.
Centaur Interiors is a boutique interior design firm specializing in turn-key bespoke solutions for residential interior renovation. With meticulous attention to details, the dynamic team at Centaur Interiors, under the leadership of founder Michael Miller, has rapidly transformed the landscape in the residential design/build market in Chicago. Centaur Interiors is committed to delivering innovation, precise execution, extraordinary design and superior customer service to each client.
Sarah Jacquelyn Interiors is a full service interior design firm in Chicago, IL. We believe that design can impact lives and promote well being within the home. We work with your family, budget and desired lifestyle to provide a home that is uniquely yours. Contact them today to learn more about how they can help make your dream home a reality.
Jessica Lagrange Interiors (JLI) has been synonymous with luxury interior design and architecture since its inception in 1998. Today, the firm is recognized for its portfolio of projects that embrace a wide range of periods and styles, but always reflect the wants, needs and lifestyles of its diverse clientele.
Creating beautiful, timeless, homes with an unexpected twist is the approach at Elizabeth Scott Design Group. They capture the essence of you, your family, and how you want to live and emulate it into the design of your home. Taking great care in creating a home that is not only stylish but also one that functions beautifully, giving your home a sense of ease with luxurious details. Their projects include beginning at the initial stage of building a home to renovating and refreshing a space. Their full service team is intimately involved in every part of the project serving you world-class design and management at every stage of the design process while maintaining budgets and timing. A decade and a half in business has given them the opportunity to work on many notable projects in and around Chicago, as well as projects from California to Florida throughout the years. Their award-winning designs can be found in many local and nationwide magazines, but the best compliments come from their fabulous clients.
At Elizabeth Scott Design Group, they create homes that evoke feelings of peace and calmness infused with luxurious design and style, and they have fun while achieving it.
Yamini Designs is a full service interior design studio based out of Evanston, IL. They approach each interior design challenge with careful analysis and a problem-solving approach. They work closely with clients to meet their individual design requirements, budgetary goals, schedules and lifestyles
Sarah Montgomery Design is a boutique, residential interior design firm that helps adventurous and open minded clients create spaces that reflect their varied interests and experiences. She is known for her tailored use of color and pattern and is an advocate for incorporating antiques, vintage and local art and design. Sarah approaches projects with a mix of resourceful and out of the box thinking that is reflected in the design process. Clients are left with a new knowledge base as well as a space that is eclectic, layered and collected. She joins her clients in the shared excitement over the thrill of the hunt to find unique pieces that grow and gain new meaning with them; heirlooms for the next generation. Sarah specializes in full-service, complete room design and renovations, but she also loves to reach as many people as she can with inspiring design advice on a consultation basis.
Kahler Slater is a forward-thinking firm with a rich legacy spanning more than 100 years. In addition to being an award-winning international architecture, interior design, environmental branding, and strategic advisory services firm, Kahler Slater’s architecture and design are rooted in enriching life. The new Chicago studio, led by Trina Sandschafer, will offer collaborative design in all modalities, with a renewed focus on full service residential architecture. By building upon philosophies of research, performance, and client-driven design, they create solutions that offer tangible, beautiful results.
Kahler Slater’s multi-disciplinary team of experts is thrilled to bring their legacy to Chicago and beyond.