Laurel Feldman Interiors, IIDA
"There is no excuse for doing anything which is not strikingly beautiful." -William Morris
Laurel Hollis Feldman is the founder of Laurel Feldman Interiors, Inc. Her art history and extensive decorative arts background enriches her interiors by emphasizing an eclectic mix of period of design. She is sensitive to the architecture and space of a project while always maintaining her clients' needs and their personal desires. Establishing Laurel Feldman Interiors in 1983, Laurel works to make the design process one of enjoyment and excitement for her clients.

Her projects have included the restoration of the Governor’s Mansion for the State of Illinois, the interior of a published Frank Lloyd Wright home, a chapel and numerous private residences in Illinois, New York, California, Colorado, Pennsylvania, Vermont. Laurel has been published in national interior design magazines and books for her interiors and art projects. Laurel is one of the top designers recognized by the Merchandise Mart Chicago’s Designer Portfolio. Her professional affiliation is
International Interior Design Association, IIDA.

Laurel’s photography has always been a personal artistic endeavor. For many years she has taken photographs for her own personal inspiration, reference and creative energy. Photography for her has always been an extension of her design world. She uses her “eye” to compose the image – the difference being the creation of the space’s interior is already present. She sees all of art, design, and nature as one. Photography for Laurel allows her to capture the ephemeral moments of beauty that she so vividly sees.
Interiors that emphasize elegance and sophistication with a sense of history and comfort.
19 Reviews
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Sep 2017

Laurel has an incredible knack for reimagining an existing space and working to make magic out of new spaces. For our project she had to both, and the results speak for themselves! Her eye for detail ...Read More

David Sager
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Nov 2019

Laurel has redesigned multiple parts of our home over many years, most recently a down to the studs redo of our kitchen. In this job as in all the jobs before, her broad knowledge of all aspects of p...Read More

Albert Buehler
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Oct 2019

Laurel and her team are very creative and highly professional. The ideas are fresh and colorful. I would work with her again.Read More

Blanche Serota
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Nov 2019

Artistic, Creative, Knowledgable, and Collaborative Decorating your home with Laurel's help is a unique/wonderful experience. She knows how to "read" people, and she can help you make your home refle...Read More

RedRock Custom Homes Inc
Relationship: ColleagueProject Date: Oct 2019

Laurel and I recently completed a project for our customer. We had such a great experience, customer loves the design and construction quality and just moved in!!! Such a pleasure working with Laur...Read More

Phyllis Kaplan
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Sep 2019

I can’t begin to tell you how fabulous Laurel is. She took a very boring house & transformed it into an exciting, beautiful, eclectic home! She stayed within our budget & was so professional. She ma...Read More

Becker Architects Limited
Relationship: Colleague

Laurel has a great eye and sense of style. We’ve worked together on a number of projects and she’s always done impressive work. Laurel is also a professional and knows how to collaborate with others o...Read More

Sarah Sager
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Apr 2017

Great eye for both detail and the whole home. Knows high quality (and prices) but understands the need to stay on a budget.Read More

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restoration of the Governor's Mansion for the State of Illinois, ...
Designer Living: Laurel Feldman - NBC 7 San Diego 16, 2010 - Interior designer Laurel Feldman opens up the doors of her elegant, yet cozy house in Highland Park. Here, she shares some pointers on ...
Sheridan Road
Home and Garden Article 2008
TheFoyer / Entrance Hall is always a prelude to the feeling of thehome.
Seeingboth nature and art as one, Laurel designed the entry composed of richmaterials and textures, classic architectural design, timeless use of art andart objects—both past and present—andalways a bit of surprise and cheerfulness to reflect her point of view.
Water(the leitmotif) and its sounds, koi fish, orchids and greenery, a tree root,floral images and patterns, soft and hard surfaces, layering of materials,light and mirrored reflections are used throughout this welcoming space.
Forexample, the "eglomise" hand painted wall of glass tile layered withan over-scale mirror; a 19th c. floral carved marble Chinese tub; ethereal andcolor drenched paintings; a delicate and glowing hand made floral & leafchandelier; custom designed artisan porcelain, as well as, Laurel's own artphotography all expand the feeling of liquidity, tranquility, and visual waterreflections.
Lightpearlized Venetian plastered walls and crown are juxtaposed against the blackhand-scraped walnut banded floor. The floor is accented and outlined with lightcolored limestone border reflecting the shape of the recessed end niches.
Gilding,and the mixing of gold and silver finishes in glass, metal, and wood seenthroughout the entry invokes a feeling of elegance and a classic mix of oldworld and modern design.
The entrance hall’s main dynamic sculpture, an art object from nature, is an actualtree root from Northern China c.1850. Itis used as the central entry table layered with Laurel's favorite art objectsand ever changing floral arrangements that create a beautiful welcome to greet guests!

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