Below are some of the publications Interiors by Mary Susan has been featured in:

  • Chicago Home
  • Chicago Home & Garden
  • Chicago Magazine
  • Chicago Tribune
  • Daily Herald
  • Design Times
  • Distinctive Kitchen Solutions
  • Romantic Homes
  • Small Room Decorating Magazine
  • Spectacular Homes of Chicago
  • West Suburban Living
  • Window Fashions

Mary Susan's "Gracious Dining" 
Featured in INSPIRED NEWS by Kravet

"Mary Susan Bicicchi of Interiors by
Mary Susan
 designed “Gracious
Dining,” a dining room project featured in
the Chicago Showhouse Gracious House"

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8 Designers Unite for Style, Charity

A 5400 square foot, three story home on Chicago’s North Side may be the most intricately designed in the city.

Gracious House is the work of eight – usually competing designers – who have come together to show off the latest in high end and casual comfort.

Mary Susan's Gracious House dining room is one of the featured spaces.

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Designers Showcase, July 2013

Designer Mary Susan Bicicchi creates a living room that mixes contemporary, transitional, and cottage styles.

Living Room Mixes Charm and Style

Chicago Tribune, July 2012

"Hidden Potential - Clear Away the Clutter with Hideaway Storage" Mary Susan is mentioned in the final page by one of her clients.

Luxury Home Quarterly, Spring 2012 issue

Excerpt from the article: “Great Room furnishings by interior designer Mary Susan fill the 20-foot vaulted ceilings with parachute-sized drapes, damask rugs and vivid tapestries, layering an inviting oomph onto the stately base.”

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Small Room Decorating, Fall 2011 issue

Retro Efficiency - With the kids out of the house, it was time for a style makeover.
by Barbara Ballinger
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Designer earns national award for drapery

LaGrange interior designer Mary Susan Bicicchi of Interiors by Mary Susan won a national award for design for her drapery design. She recently returned from a national competition held in Las Vegas for Visions Window Fashion magazine. A previous winner, she has been on the design scene in the Chicago area for the past 20 years and her design and art studio have been in LaGrange for 12 years. Her latest venture is to launch an online store to sell handcrafted luxury items made in America. It will launch early this summer at Read the story here.

Interior designer offers tips to turn a room into a master retreat

Once upon a time a designer was very happy with her bedroom, and in fact with her whole, small house. The decor with occasional whimsical touches fit her personality. Read the story here.

By Deborah Donovan
Daily Herald Staff

Downsizing: How to Live in a Small Space with Less

Mary Susan Bicicchi was quoted in an article on on tips to get smaller spaces to live larger when downsizing.
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for details.

Find great product and design tips from Mary Susan in this July 2010 issue of Distinctive Kitchen Solutions.
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Spectacular Homes

IBMS is featured in a book on Chicago interior designers. The article has great information on how our boutique design firm views the design process from start to finish

HGTV Window Treatment Guide

Pleat From Floor To Ceiling