About

M. Lavender Interiors is an Interior Design firm located in Winnetka on Chicago’s North Shore. Our firm’s reputation is built on our passion for clean and timeless interiors.  We view each project as a unique challenge and are dedicated to getting it right every time. We understand that a key component of any project is budget and we strive to create the best design within our Client’s budget and timeline. This is done by combining our decades of experience with inventive problem solving to execute even the most demanding of aesthetic standards.

Our 33 years of successful practice comes from our dedication to building long-term relationships with our clients and team collaborators – and that’s why the majority of our work comes directly from referrals. In fact, we set out to make every client a client for life.

Mark Lavendar

Mark Lavender

Principle Designer

M. Lavender Interiors is led by Mark Lavender, an architecture graduate of the University of Kentucky – College of Design. Mark worked for several years at two of Chicago’s most prestigious architectural firms – VOA Associates and HOK prior to starting his own design firm. While at these firms, he developed a reputation for managing large teams of professionals and contractors to create great design that realized the client’s vision.

Claire Perry

Claire Perry

Interior Decorating

Also on our team is Claire Perry, a graduate of Bradley University. Claire worked for over 10 years in Chicago as a director of Special Events and Event Styling for a premier restaurant group before launching out on her own to offer event and home styling services. Claire’s knack for accessorizing and layering personal touches in the home won her a loyal following in Chicago and the North Shore before joining the M. Lavender Interiors team.