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.
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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

Relationship: ClientProject Date: Aug 2015

Laurel had a challenging job of incorporating a mix of antique and traditional pieces into a home we moved into which was very modern. She created very comfortable and beautiful new living spaces by a...Read More

Relationship: ClientProject Date: Aug 2016

Laurel Feldman is fantastic! She is creative, has a great sense of color and a wonderful eye. Laurel knows people and products and is the ultimate design professional. She has our unqualified rec...Read More

Relationship: ClientProject Date: Apr 2014

We hired Laurel to do our primary residence She has great vision and an impeccable eye for colors and detail.She transformed our house into something special while all the the same time really listeni...Read More

Karen Sager
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Oct 2013

Laurel Feldman is a talented designer and artist! We have worked with her over many years, as she has redesigned every room in our house, when we were ready to to so. Kitchen, LR, DR, family room, foy...Read More

Relationship: ClientProject Date: May 1999

Laurel was involved in the build out and design of our home from the outset. She provided both creative and practical expertise on the project. The outcome was an extraordinarily home that received nu...Read More

Relationship: ClientProject Date: Apr 1999

Laurel was involved in the build on and design of our home from the outset. She provided both creative and practical expertise on the project. The outcome was an extraordinary home that received numer...Read More

Relationship: ClientProject Date: Jan 2011

Laurel Feldman did a complete kitchen remodeling. Laurel was very professional and creative. Here use of unique colors and textures was incredible.Read More

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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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