Serving the area for over 20 years.


Nationally Acclaimed Interior Design

You may recognize Shea Lubecke Designs from the following:

  • Traditional Home
  • House Beautiful
  • Architectural Digest
  • HGTV
  • Chicago Tribune

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Press About Shea

From the Chicago Tribune:

"Known for her amazing window treatments... Interior Decorating is an art.  It takes years of experience for a designer to create the exact atmosphere desired.  One of the most recognized decorators in this area is Shea Lubecke Designs LLC.  Shea Lubecke takes a personal interest in each and every customer to achieve an interior that will be functional, unique and for those who demand the very best in quality and professional service, this is your first step toward a more beautiful living environment."

Featured in the following Showcase Houses:

Lake Forest Infant Welfare Society of Chicago

Hinsdale Grace Church

Park Ridge Youth Campus

ASID-ORT International Design House in Highland Park

Barrington Junior Women's Club Inc 

Working with Shea

Serving Chicago and the surrounding suburbs for more than 40 years, Shea Lubecke Designs offers a white glove approach to interior design. All clients receive exclusive pricing and sources, unique design plans, and the finest luxury appointments. 

Here's how we work together with clients to design the perfect space:

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Introductory Interview

  • Identify Client Needs -- how the room is used, how many people use it, formal vs. casual, children/pets, etc.
  • Assess Stylistic Preference -- find pieces you love, items that don't fit, personal treasures and inspiration photos to help define the style of the room.
  • Establish Plans -- Discuss  budget, timing & logistical concerns.

Design Proposal & Budget

  • Draw -- Develop floor plans & hand drawings that include architectural details, layout, drapery designs & custom furniture.
  • Sample -- Provide fabric samples, color swatches & photographs of all furnishings.
  • Budget -- Outline all costs and timing associated with the project.

Project Presentation

  • Present -- Share room plans and  selections for all fabrics and samples, with alternate options built in.  Explain the process behind the design choices and the historical influences/inspiration for the project.
  • Feedback -- Clients share adjustments and make final selections. Review revised plans.
  • Authorization -- Once plans are finalized, approval is given to purchase. Payment is delivered.

Administration & Purchasing

  • Purchase -- Place orders with vendors.
  • Schedule -- Plan all construction, deliveries and Installations.
  • Troubleshoot -- Investigate and resolve any issues that arise, track down delayed orders and ensure timely delivery.

Project Installation

  • Coordinate -- Meet with all Contractors, Millworkers, Upholsterers and Workrooms, Restoration/Refinishers, Painters, etc.
  • Execute -- Ensure all deliveries, installations and furnishing placement are executed with precision.
  • Details -- Dress and style all window treatments, accessories and furnishing.

Complete & Publish

  • Share -- Send finished photos to design sites, blogs & social media
  • Invite -- Host events and design showcases to share the completed space 
  • Publish -- Contact national magazines, websites and television producers to promote the project
  • Nominate -- Work with committees and design appreciation boards to elect project for eligible awards.