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Interior Designer,

Summer Thornton

is known for fearlessly bold and colorful interiors that give homes life!  Regularly named one of the top 50 interior designers in the world by 1st Dibs, her work has been featured in Architectural Digest, Elle Decor, Veranda, House Beautiful, Traditional Home, The Wall Street Journal, NY Times, and more. From her Chicago headquarters she leads projects nationwide including renovating a Tuxedo Road estate in Atlanta, a Presidio Heights home renovation, a Naples Florida vacation home expansion, a Lake Forest mansion renovation, an Indian Hill home renovation in Winnetka, a new construction build in Mexico and an architecturally significant new construction build in the Chicago suburbs in addition to numerous other projects in the Chicago area. Summer is a Traditional Home “New Trad”, was named Chicago’s Best Transitional Designer by Modern Luxury, and a “Rising Star” by the Fashion Group International. She firmly believes that each client's home should be a reflection of their personal style - their soul, passions, and personality should be found on the walls and in the furniture throughout the home - so no two projects should ever look alike. Summer has an extensive social media presence with more than 85,000 followers on instagram.

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