We were delighted to take on this major renovation to this 4-bed, 3.5-bath home for a Chicago family who recently relocated from the city to the suburbs. Though the 1930s-era house is in Wilmette, we wanted to bring in all the charm of homes found in the South, a style the homeowners are very drawn to.
Behind the Scenes of Centered by Design’s Rebrand
Spring is a season of newness and the perfect time to reveal a fresh look and space for Centered by Design.
How to Find and Vet Home Contractors
This year, why not go beyond spring cleaning and give your home a major upgrade with a spring kitchen renovation?
7 Unexpected Places Interior Designers Find Inspiration (That Aren’t Pinterest or Instagram)
It’s hard to remember where we turned for quick interior design inspiration before Pinterest and Instagram.
We Are Hiring!
This is an exciting role for a leader in the interior design industry to join an A-List Chicago design firm that curates timeless, bespoke interiors with a team culture that values collaboration and the client experience. We are seeking a well-trained design professional with leadership experience, who has worked in the high-end residential sector for more […]
These Are the 7 Top Interior Design Trends You’ll See Everywhere in 2022
January is an exciting time to look ahead to all the possibilities for interior design trends and home renovation projects this year. From open-concept design on its way out to a rising neutral, soft shapes and antique everything, these are the 2022 interior design trends we’re most looking forward to. It’s fun to see how […]
Project Reveal: Cali Girl Blue Renovation in Lakeview
A California modern home… in the heart of Chicago? This is a project we’ve been working hard on lately for a sweet couple that hails from San Diego, and we’re thrilled to make the big reveal today. Make no mistake: We love sharing details of our projects with you on Instagram. Yet there’s so much […]
Our Holiday Home Goods Drive with Schlep and Humble Design
With the end of the year fast approaching, we’ve been thinking about a meaningful way for us, as a business, to give back to our community. This past spring, our team had the opportunity to do a volunteer day at Humble Design, an incredible nonprofit that changes lives and communities by furnishing the homes of […]
WE ARE HIRING – Design Director & Office Manager Roles
Hello there! We have two exciting interior design job openings in Chicago for the right candidates. Please read the detailed descriptions below. Email email@example.com with a resume, portfolio and a link to a Pinterest board that you’ve curated to show us how your style will fit into the Centered by Design aesthetic. JOB OPENING #1 […]
5 Stunning Fireplace Design Ideas to Cozy Up Your Home
Sipping on a warm drink while curled up with family around the fireplace is extra cozy, especially around the holidays. If you are looking to install a fireplace or redo an existing fireplace design, there are a few things to consider before aesthetics. First, you’ll need to determine what type of fireplace will work best […]