Wednesdays Work-In-Progress – April 21, 2021

Natural Stone is Stunning! Highland Park Great Room RenovationThis 4 month renovation project is right on schedule with completion expected this month.The focal point of this now open kitchen, dining room and family room is the stunning natural stone countertop. Picasso Silver Quartzite was selected for its subtle veining in both warm and cool tones … Read more

Wednesdays Work-In-Progress – March 3, 2021

Lovely Lobbies! Lovely Lobbies in Dunning Apartment BuildingsAfter almost a year of planning, delays, and finally construction, the 5 renovated lobbies are now light, bright and modern (see the before photo below). Featuring “Chicago scenes” paintings by Josh Moulton— each lobby is a unique art gallery as well as a comfortable meeting and waiting area … Read more

Wednesdays Work-In-Progress January 20, 2021

Happening in Highland Park! A 1940’s colonial house in the Braeside neighborhood of Highland Park is about to be transformed. The house has plenty of space and character, highlighted by a beautiful sunroom facing the backyard. Its once small rooms and outdated kitchen will become a large open, modern great room. BEFORE AFTER DEMO St. … Read more

Wednesdays Work-In-Progress November 11, 2020

Three Demolitions Done! Dunning Apartment Lobby RenovationThe first lobby of this five building complex is already looking more like the concept drawing. What a difference tile and wallpaper can make! BEFORE WORK-IN-PROGRESS West Loop Bathroom RenovationThe porcelain tile flooring has been installed. Its striations in shades of gray set a peaceful, relaxing tone. A bottle … Read more

Wednesdays Work-In-Progress: October 14, 2020

Entwine Interiors wins an Award! NEWSOn Thursday, Oct 1, the American Society of Interior Designers – Illinois Chapter (ASID-IL) celebrated their annual Celebration of Design and Design Excellence Awards virtually.  I’m honored that Entwine Interiors was announced as the winner in Kitchen by a Small Firm category.   Enjoy a few of the photos below and … Read more

Wednesdays Work-In-Progress: September 16, 2020

Paint changes everything! Evanston Apartment: THEN This vintage apartment has beautiful architectural details including built-in bookcases, picture trim and crown molding. Paint has transformed this home from dull and outdated to fresh and modern. The before photo shows the living room with cream walls, orange sconces and heavy draperies. Now The color scheme in the living … Read more

Wednesdays Work-In-Progress: September 2, 2020

Before and Afters! South Loop Main BathroomBefore It’s so fun to compare the same view from before versus now with the transformation complete. This outdated bathroom felt heavy and dull, with a bathtub that was never used. Now A deep soaking tub features lumbar support and has become a favorite relaxing spot. The quartz top … Read more

Wednesdays Work-In-Progress: July 29, 2020

A Home Spa for Staying Home South Loop Condo It’s not hard staying home when you have a Home Spa like this one! Choose between a deep soaking tub or a shower with rain shower and body sprays. The wood-like porcelain tile is durable and creates a nature inspired, warm feel. Penny rounds on the shower … Read more

Wednesdays Work-In-Progress: July 8, 2020

Summer in the South Loop! South Loop Condo For the home owner, summer 2020 is highlighted by a total transformation of her south loop condo. The renovation includes updating and modernizing the bathrooms, fireplace, lighting and paint colors. The fireplace walls have been extended to the ceiling. Next the tile and cabinetry will be installed as … Read more