​​​"I am motivated by my clients. It is fun and interesting to take their thoughts and needs and turn them into reality. "


About Lakeside Interiors

As a full service interior design company we can transform any space and give it a wonderful new look. Lakeside Interiors represents a respectable history of the finest designs and delivers a stunning, centered way of living. We are meticulous and dedicated to each job - creating spaces that accompany you in your journey through life.

We have the trained eye to allow the colors, the placement and the sizes of each item to flow in the space provided. We work with qualified, friendly contractors and artisans and we can manage your entire project. You can rest assured that your project will be completed to your satisfaction - on schedule and on budget.

Lakeside Interiors offers a range of green interior design services to enhance your home and living space. We cater to all styles and really listen to our clients. No task is too small. We know how important it is to have the interiors of your home reflect who you are. Lakeside Interiors can creatively direct your style and make it something that is uniquely your own.

About Fern Allison

Fern Allison is the owner and the main interior designer of Lakeside Interiors. Fern is an award-winning designer with more than 18 years of experience transforming personal and professional spaces into inspiring homes and destinations. With clients across Chicagoland and as far as the Hawaiian Islands, Fern is a highly sought after designer who is driven by the joy her designs bring to her clients.

Accolades include:

  • Design work published in the" Chicago Tribune", "Chicago Sun Times" and "Pioneer Press"
  • Featured in HGTV's "New Spaces"
  • Honored in House and Garden Designer Best of 2007
  • Multiple recommendations in the "Chicago Home and Gardens" semi annual Best of Chicago
  • Retail boutique published in the "Treasures of Illinois" book series
  • Member of the Benjamin Moore Professional Design Board since 2007
  • Chosen twice to represent Chicago's Merchandise Mart with a featured vignette for the DIFFA Dining by Design event
  • Member of the Architectural Digest 360 board since 2016
  • Member of the Houzz Insider Panel


Lakeside Interiors    1129 McDaniel Avenue    Evanston, IL 60202    847-512-5045    info@lakesideinteriors.com