Summer Thornton Design, Inc
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With projects nationwide, Chicago Interior Designer, Summer Thornton is known for her bold and colorful interiors that are regularly featured in national magazines including House Beautiful, Traditional Home, Modern Luxury, Luxe, and more. A firm believer in creating editorial interiors - those with mood, emotion, and narrative - clients seek her out as no two projects ever look the same - each is a unique reflection of the client.

Her interior design firm has completed projects nationwide with many in Chicago & the north shore suburbs, as well as Atlanta, Florida, Michigan, Wisconsin, Colorado and more.

Services Provided
Custom Built-ins, Custom Cabinets, Custom Furniture, Custom Kitchen Cabinets, Custom Walk-in Closets, Drafting, Energy-Efficient Homes, Floor Plans, Green Building, Historic Building Conservation, House Plans, Kids Bedroom Design, Kitchen Design, Lighting Design, Nursery Design, Space Planning, Sunroom Design & Construction, Sustainable Design, Universal Design, Kitchen Remodeling, Renovation, Remodeling, Remodel, Architecture, Interior Architecture, Second Homes, New Construction, Addition, Luxury Interior Design, Luxury Home Building, Design Build, Architects & Building Designers, Interior Designers & Decorators, Furniture & Accessories

Areas Served
Chicago, Evanston, Glenview, Northbrook, Skokie, Naperville, Telluride, Naples, Dallas, New York City, Wilmette, Glencoe, Winnetka, Lake Forest, New Buffalo, Lake Geneva, Atlanta

Certifications and Awards
2013 Traditional Home Magazine "New Trad" DesignerCS Magazine’s “It” Design Girl 2012“One to Watch” by the Fashion Group InternationalWork has been featured in House Beautiful, Traditional Home, Luxe Interiors, CS, Chicago Tribune, Wall Street Journal, and several books.
Chicago Designer featured in House Beautiful & Traditional Home

Contact: Josh Thornton
Location: 826 W Armitage
Chicago, IL 60614
Typical Job Costs: USD 200,000 - USD 10,000,000
Commented: Any chance you remember where the table is from? Hi Amy - I'm sorry I don't! Has been several years unfortunately! Good luck!
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Commented: White Rattan Chair Thanks Billie - it was a vintage chair.
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Commented: can you please share information about the stair runner? Thanks for the kind note. These are from Stark Carpet and are the Hawthorne. Good luck with your project, and please let us know if you are looking for more comprehensive design services. - Summer w...
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Commented: Are these Waterworks cabinets? That's great to hear. We would be glad to help. Feel free to send us more information about your project and we can have a call to discuss. We're a full service firm that does everything from full...
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Commented: From where are the decorative pillows? Hi Jendlo - thanks for the question. Unfortunately it's been 5+ years since we did this project and I can't recall where they were from. Some were custom (I recognize Les Touches fabric on the lumbars...
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Commented: I would love to know who makes the wall sconces! Thank you! Thanks for the question Kate. They're antiques so unfortunately no more are available. If you are looking for more comprehensive design services, please let me know if we can help. - Summer www.Summe...
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