Lauren's Warm & Light Chicago Condo — House Tour

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Location: Ravenswood; Chicago, Illinois. ChicagoPin it. Name: Lauren Baker. Size: 927 square feet. Years lived in: 10 months, owned. From the moment Lauren opened the door, I knew this was going to be a fun tour.

Chicago Apartments: The Ultimate Renters Guide

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Chicago is the epicenter of the Midwest. We spent more than 40 hours conducting research on Chicago real estate and looked at more than 130 apartment buildings in the city, categorizing them by location and comparing them with a set list of variables.

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Two Penthouses Merged into Expansive Home: The Chicago Hi-Rise Project

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This expansive Chicago home envisioned by Dresner Design and boasting an area of 5000 square feet (464 square meters) is in fact a luxurious merger of two penthouses. What do you believe are the highlights of this Chicago residence?

Sarah's Textile-Filled Chicago Apartment — House Call

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Location: Ukrainian Village — Chicago, Illinois. Chicago. Pin it. Name: Sarah. My apartment is an 800 square foot coach house in Ukranian Village. It took a lot of scrubbing and painting to bring it up to my standards, but was worth it for the location. I went from a studio to a 1.5

Lauren's Bold Chicago Apartment Bursting With DIY Projects — House Tour Greatest Hits

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Location: Andersonville; Chicago, Illinois. ChicagoPin it. Name: Lauren Svenstrup of Studio Sven. Size: 650 square feet. Years lived in: 2 years.

Ty & Lynne's Soulful Mid-Century Chicago Studio — House Tour

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Location: Humboldt Park; Chicago, Illinois. Ty and Lynne McDaniel, owners and founders of the fantastic Chicago furniture store An Orange Moon have created a hip and airy crash pad in the back of their shop. Chicago

Liz's Playful Chicago Retreat — House Tour

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Location: Lakeview; Chicago, Illinois. Instead, she chose to share the fruits of her blood, sweat, tears and expenditures with Chicago visitors. You can experience the magic for yourself on your next Chicago visit. Chicago Name: Liz Klafeta , Founder HOMETEL INT''L.

Anna's "Accidentally Minimalist" Chicago Apartment — House Call

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Location: Lakeview — Chicago, Illinois. I live in a small studio apartment (350 square feet) in the Lakeview neighborhood of Chicago. Chicago. Pin it. Name: Anna.

Madeline's "Outstanding Layout" in Chicago

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Location: Chicago, IL. Like this entry? Favorite it below! Name: Madeline. Square Feet: 415. Division: Tiny. What I Love About My Small Home: I love how bright and airy my small home feels. I have a lot of large windows, which flood my apartment with natural light.

Sanja's Modern Art-Filled Chicago Apartment — House Tour

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Location: East Lakeview, Chicago, Illinois. Sanja Kerr’s charming one bedroom Chicago apartment in the Lakeview neighborhood is full of striking, well-executed design decisions that took careful planning and multiple attempts to get perfect- you can’t use black paint on just any wall!

Kristen's Black & White Chicago Loft — House Tour

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Location: River West, Chicago, Illinois. Pin it. Name: Kristen Basilo and Robby the cat. Size: 825 square feet. Years lived in: 4 years; owned. Kristen Basilo is the owner of Gather Home + Lifestyle and she says that she's guilty of bringing her favorite items home with her.

Rachel & Brian's Spacious Place in Chicago — House Tour Greatest Hits

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Location: West Town; Chicago, Illinois. Chicago. Pin it. Name: Rachel Yacapraro, blogger at Taffeta and Cedar , and Brian Willard , Visual Effects Artist at Radar Studios. Size: 1,600 square feet. Years lived in: 9 years; Owned.

Lauren's Chicago Mix of Finds — House Call

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Location: Chicago, Illinois. I am the Marketing Events Manager for The Land of Nod based in Chicago. (I I purchased my two bedroom/one bath condo seven months ago in the Ravenswood neighborhood in Chicago. Name: Lauren Baker.

Chris's Cozy Chicago Hideaway — House Tour

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Location: Boystown; Chicago, Illinois. Chicago. Name: Chris Tuttle. Size: Studio. Years lived in: 1 year; rented. From the moment I walked into Chris Tuttle’s space, I felt like I had escaped city life. Dark walls and rich décor set the warm mood.

Chicago Brownstone Gets a Thoroughly Modern Update

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Located in Chicago’s Lincoln Park neighborhood, this beautifully renovated brownstone updated by Hufft Projects seamlessly merges old and new. Photography by Mike Sinclair] The post Chicago Brownstone Gets a Thoroughly Modern Update appeared first on Freshome.com.

A Well-Designed Chicago Loft — House Call

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Location: West Loop —Chicago, Illinois. Chicago. (Image credit: Photos by Danielle Moss ). Name: Mollie. My husband, Dave, and I have lived in this space for a little over a year. Prior to moving in we did an entire gut rehab of the space.

A Chic Classic Home in Chicago — House Tour

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Location: Albany Park — Chicago, Illinois. Chicago. (Image credit: Aimée Mazzenga ). Name: Jonny and Aimée Mendez. Size: 1,400 square feet. Years lived in: Rented for 1.5 years. Jonny and I were married in May of 2015.

Abigail's Thoughtful Chicago Studio — Small Cool 2016

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Location: Chicago, IL. Plus, it's literally across the street and down the block from some of my favorite coffee shops, restaurants and shops in an amazing part of Chicago's Lakeview neighborhood. Like this entry? Favorite it below! Name: Abigail. Square Feet: 260. Division: Teeny-Tiny.

A Chicago Home Full of Textures & Textiles — House Tour

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Location: Humboldt Park — Chicago, Illinois. (Image credit: Kristan Lieb ). Name: Laura Hebden. Size: 1,600 square feet. Years lived in: Rented 2 years. Laura Hebden is the brains behind Maven Collection.

An Artist's Cozy, Textile-Rich Apartment in Chicago — House Tour

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Location: Ravenswood — Chicago, Illinois. If you travel about 10 miles north from Chicago's center, you might find yourself in Ravenswood, one of the city's first planned suburbs (and with a poetic name to boot). Name: Hillery Sproatt. Size: 800 square feet. Years lived in: 1 year.

Sam & Linsey's Thoughtful Chicago Home — House Tour

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Location: Noble Square — Chicago, Illinois. Chicago. Pin it. Name: Sam Rosen and Linsey Burritt. Size: 3,000 square feet. Years lived in: 5 years; Rented. Linsey and Sam met in 2008.

Herringbone Cement Tile at Chicago’s Franklin Room

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The Franklin Room continues the trend of bringing back Chicago’s history of neighborhood taverns, but with a classy, upscale, decor which includes a entire floor of Villa Lagoon Tile. The post Herringbone Cement Tile at Chicago’s Franklin Room appeared first on Cement Style.

Fashionable New York Style Collides With Traditional Chicago Architecture in a Couple's Dreamy "Forever" Home — Professional Project

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Project location: Chicago, Illinois. Roughly 800 miles separate Manhattan from Chicago, but that didn't stop one couple from trying to bring the signature fashion-forward style of the Big Apple to life in their new "forever" Windy City home. Project by: Jamie Solomon of Inspired Interiors.

Liz's Bangin' Chicago Apartment & Rad Rooftop — House Tour

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Location: Chicago, Illinois. Pin it. Name: Liz Klafeta, founder of BANGTEL. Size: 1,000 square feet. Years lived in: 9 years owned. Often you hear people use words such as “daunting” or “time consuming” while referring to renovations. Fun” and “having a blast” don’t come to mind.

Peek at Plans for the Obama Presidential Library in Chicago — Design News

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It's official: Chicago's South Side will be the home of the Obama Presidential Library. The University of Chicago proposed two site options at Jackson Park and Washington Park, and the final location has yet to be confirmed. Chicago

SPONSORED POST: Before & After: A Chicago Student's Studio Gets Colorful

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We were recently challenged by Walmart to completely redesign a student's studio apartment in Chicago ’s Presidential Towers. Pin it. Since we're never one to say no to a design challenge, we jumped right in!

An Airy, Intentional, Plant-Filled Chicago Loft — House Tour

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Location: West Loop — Chicago, Illinois. Mel and Austin focused on all the right things when it came to furnishing this Chicago rental. Thanks to their hard work, they've created the Chicago loft of their dreams. Name: Mel and Austin Holmes. Size: 1,000 square feet. Years lived in: 1 year, renting. They filled their home with things they love and that truly bring them joy. When you are in their space, you feel how intentionally they approached designing their home.

Tim's Beach Groove Home in Chicago — Small Cool

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Location: Chicago, IL. I recently moved to Chicago from San Francisco, and knew that I would be most happy in a space that felt lively year round. Like this entry? Favorite it below! Name: Tim. Square Feet: 500. Division: Tiny.

Sarah's Cheeky & Whimsical Chicago Coach House — House Tour

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Location: Chicago, Ilinois. Pin it. Name: Sarah Montgomery. Size: 800 square feet. Years lived in: 1 year rented. Sarah is proud of her entire 800 square feet, tucked away in a Ukrainian Village coach house, and rightfully so.

A Vintage Chicago Home with a Personal Artistic Touch — House Call

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Location: Chicago, Illinois. We are located on the northwest side of Chicago and we live across the street from a large public school which is grades K to 12 that takes up the entire block. Chicago. Name: Roger. Our home is considered a Vintage home. It has four bedrooms and the upstairs is a bedroom suite. There is also a basement and one car garage.

Contemporary & Industrial Mix in a Decked-Out Chicago Dwelling — House Tour

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Location: Ukrainian Village (Smith Park) — Chicago, Illinois. (Image credit: Arthur Garcia-Clemente ). Name: Laura Jean and Nina Gorski. Size: 3,200-ish sq ft. Years lived in: Owned 1 year.

Meg's '80s Flashback in Chicago — House Tour

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Location: Uptown — Chicago, Illinois. For a short few months, Meg has lived in this familiar space—a high rise in Chicago's Uptown neighborhood, on Lake Shore Drive. Pin it. Name: Meg Gustafson. Size: 800 square feet. Years lived in: 3 months; rented.

This Chicago Apartment is Like a 1950s Time Capsule — House Tour

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Location: Rosehill—Chicago, Illinois. Six years ago, Rose was hunting for a cute and affordable vintage apartment in Chicago. Chicago. Name: Rose Schreier. Size: 1,100 square feet. Years lived in: Rented 6 years. When she drove by her current home with a "For Rent" sign outside, she jumped on the opportunity to check it out. She nearly flipped when she saw it: the owner of the property had left the interior virtually untouched since the 1960s.

Brice & Ilene's Chicago Getaway — House Tour

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Location: Lincoln Square, Chicago, IL. But, finding themselves in Chicago hotels way too often (Brice travels to Chicago regularly for work), these mid-century lovers began exploring real estate on a small scale. Chicago. Name: Brice & Ilene Bloom-Ellis.

Get the Look: Southern-Inspired Meets Chicago-Chic — Shop the Style

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Travis' inviting Chicago home. (Image credit: Kristan Lieb ). What do you get when you mix the warmth of Southern style with chic, sophisticated details? You can get a similar look with the shopping resources below. READ MORE ». Furniture & Accessories. Shopping Guides. Tour Feature.

A "Go Gold or Go Home" Chicago Apartment — Professional Project

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Location: Chicago, Illinois. ChicagoPin it. Project by: Stephen Young. The client wanted GOLD, and it was hard to say no. As a designer, I practice two equal and opposite principles, either less is more or more is more! In this case, we decided to work with both concepts.

Get the Look: Clean, Modern & Mid-Century Chicago Style — Shop the Style

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Chicago. If you're looking for mid-century and modern inspiration, look no further than J. & Stephanie's stunning Pilsen walkup. This recently renovated home includes carefully thought-out and well-planned decor and custom features. With no detail overlooked you're sure to find something to love in their resource lists for your own home. READ MORE ». Shopping Resources. Simple Chic. Shopping Guides. Shop the Style. Furniture. Decor & Accessories

Liisa: Ad Agency Life in Chicago (via Barcelona & Puerto Rico) — Life Stories

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Liisa grew up in Guayama, Puerto Rico, spent a few years in Europe, and now calls a lovely one-bedroom apartment in the Lakeview neighborhood of Chicago home. Pin it.

There's a Saved By The Bell Pop-Up Restaurant Coming to Chicago — Design News

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A replica of Saved By The Bell's The Max is serving diner fare in Chicago starting in June. Pin it. Alright, Preppies, here's your chance to chow down like your favorite Bayside High teens. READ MORE

Ashlee's Happy & Bright Chicago Apartment — House Call

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Location: Roscoe Village — Chicago, Illinois. Chicago. Pin it. Name: Ashlee. I want to submit my apartment because I'm freaking obsessed with it. It's a 2-bed unit in an old turn-of-the-century smokehouse in Roscoe Village.