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Eva Quateman
Eva Quateman Interiors
220 W. Huron Street, Suite 2002,
Chicago, IL 60654
T: 312.255.8800
F: 312.255.8801
E: info@evaquateman.com
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Eva Quateman Interiors is a multi-faceted, Chicago-based design firm that provides residential and commercial interior design and renovation services—ranging from custom-built home design and interiors to full-scale renovations—for projects across the country. Eva is the Principal in Charge, making her the firm’s lead designer and creative force behind all projects.


It is Eva’s impeccable eye for space planning and design—based on her extensive knowledge of general contracting and construction—that differentiates her from other interior designers. Though she designs for a range of styles, Eva has excelled at helping her clients achieve a traditional look. A success that has led to the label “Cool Traditionalist,” based upon her timelessness, creativity and the practical efficiency she brings to each project. Eva has been featured in a number of publications, including Traditional Home, Décor, Luxe, and CS, and she has successfully completed projects throughout the United States and Mexico.

Glamour, sophistication and effortless ease coalesce in this living room designed for someone who loves to entertain and does it well. Drawing inspiration from iconic designers, such as Dorothy Draper and James Mont, this room embraces the softer side of the mid-20th century by combining sleek lines and luxurious materials with witty curves and bold doses of pattern and color. The richly upholstered verdant walls, ebonized trim and sparkling chandelier add high-wattage drama to the mix. This room may nod to that glamorous past, but ultimately 21st century comfort and function reign supreme.

Resources

Atelier Gary Lee, Suite 6-160
Truex St. Regis Cabinets
Truex Loop Arm Chairs
Baker Furniture, Suite 6-187
Easel Etageres
Thassos Stool
Single Ottoman
Syro Chandelier
BRADLEY, Suite 6-157
Kelly Coffee Table
Rosie Mirrors
deAurora, Suite 1499
Artistic Frame Karlin Sofa
Scott Arthur Yerkey Antebellum Lounge Chair
Holly Hunt, Suite 1428
Corbin Bronze Evolution Totem
Katonah Hardware
Hardware for Game Table &
Folding Screens
LALIQUE Interiors, Suite 6-129
Zeila Panther Sculpture
Mike Bell, Inc. & Westwater Patterson, Suite 613
Black/Gold Table Lamps
Gold Vases
Nancy Corzine, Suite 622
Wall upholstery fabric by Harlequin through Zoffany
Chair fabric by Sanderson through Zoffany
Richard Norton Gallery, LLC, Suite 612
Hananiah Harari, Richard Koppe, & Lois Field Drawings
Scalamandré, Suite 626
Loop arm chairs and pillow fabric
Schumacher, Suite 6-133
Pillow Applique
Stark Carpet
Midcentury sectional
Sofa and sectional fabric
The Romo Group, Suite 6-152
Chair and ottoman fabric
Eva Quateman’s Personal Collection
Game Table
Pillows
Folding Screens
Slipper Chairs
Tray Side Table
The Living Room

Special thanks

Armand Lee & Company - Artwork Custom Framing

ATS Design Studio - Crown molding, base trim, & window folding screens

Maggie Grimm - Floor lamps

Carlos Cisneros - Wall Upholstery

Clancy Weilandt - Folding Screens Upholsterer

Mary Garvey James - Accessories

Mary Jeanne Kneen - Accessories

Paul Minnihan - Custom painting of game table

Rick Barron - Reupholsterer

Roger’s Custom Trim - Trim for folding screens, chairs & pillows

Teri Stalf - Pillow fabrication

Doug Van Tress - Accessories

Sam Boulos - Custom lampshades

Vas Gaberov - Game table & tray side table