Interior Design Society Chicago and Illinois Chapter is a group of interior designers and industry professionals that provides educational and networking experiences in the field of interior design.

Interior Design Society Chicago and Illinois is a chapter of The Interior Design Society (IDS) a nonprofit organization located in High Point, North Carolina.

The Interior Design Society (IDS) was founded in 1973, and is the largest design organization exclusively dedicated to serving the residential interior design industry.

Membership in The Interior Design Society attests commitment to excellence in the field of residential interior design. The Interior Design Society (IDS) is an association comprised of residential interior designers; interior decorators; design-oriented home furnishings stores and their staff; design studios; select manufacturers and distributors of design oriented products or services.

Our next event is Thursday, August 13th.  It’s a special end of summer Happy Hour Event in the city.  We are meeting at The Shade Store at 3pm.  The Shade Store is an IDS National Sponsor.  They will have refreshments and cocktails.  Then we’re heading to Primitive at 130 N. Jefferson Street to see the OLY Collection around 5pm-7pm.  Cocktails will be served here too.

Please check out our website often! It will include details for upcoming events and announcements as well as chapter contact information and a link to the National Interior Design Society website.



Excited to announce that our Chicago & Suburban Chapter won the 2014 Chapter Award for Excellence in Programs and Educational Activities!


Congratulations to Jan Cregier for winning 3rd Place in Bedrooms, $30,000 and under!



Our local chapter won the new IDS Design for a Difference Award this year!

Congratulations to Jan Cregier for being named the IDS National Designer of the Year in Universal Design and Laundry Room categories and second place winner in Bathrooms.  Very IMG_5464photo-76.jpg.w300h400well deserved!





IDS - Building Relationships in the Business of Design.