Minneapolis, MN


The bones of this 1920s Minneapolis residence might be considered traditional, but the spirited design hidden inside is quite the contrary. LiLu Interiors punctuated this family’s lighthearted personality with fun furnishings and whimsical finishes. Now every room visually draws you in, while inviting you to experience plush area rugs, bright color schemes, and daring texture combinations. Top this all off with an eclectic combination of vintage and new, and discover a home that perfectly pairs playful and posh.

Lilu’s Role

  • Designed and developed an overall concept and color palette based on our clients lifestyle.
  • Selected interior finishes and composed materials palette.
  • Designed and drafted furniture space plans incorporating clients existing furnishings and artwork.
  • Selected and purchased all furnishings, fabrics and accessories.
  • Selected all decorative lighting fixtures with finishes and lamping.
  • Wrote interior specifications for use by contractor.
  • Designed custom cabinetry.
  • Designed custom window treatments.
  • Reviewed and revised shop drawings.
  • Worked with cabinet shop, workrooms and sub-contractors to implement design solution.

Photography: Karen Melvin