Studio Brunstrum Chicago Interior Designer Bedroom


Studio Brunstrum creates home and commercial environments where clients can experience the life that they imagined.  The award-winning interior design firm has expertise in design and architecture and specializes in simplifying the design process for their curated base of successful and busy clientele. Founder and creative leader Susan Brunstrum extends her aesthetic through her Elements collection and product collaborations.

Our Portfolio

Welcome to homes and spaces that have been created with great care. Our Portfolio reflects the personalities, dreams and lifestyles of our clients. From a family mountain retreat to an urban bachelor pad, let us show you how we bring each client’s world to life.

Recent Projects

It is the collaborative journey that we take with our clients that leads to the best results.

Susan Brunstrum

Firm Philosophy

We want your journey with Studio Brunstrum to be as enjoyable and creative as the result it yields.  Understanding your unique narrative allows us to design an environment that reflects your lifestyle and aspirations, with a wholistic vision that respects the dialogue that brought it to life.


Collaborating was a natural evolution for Susan Brunstrum. After years of creating custom pieces for her clients, she was invited by manufacturing partners to expand her aesthetic. Each design offers the comfort and artistic flair that give a home balance — with a trace of the unexpected.

Studio Brunstrum custom rug making process

The first collaboration between Susan Brunstrum and Julie Dasher.

The rug collection includes: Eddies & Tide Pools, Sophisticated Splashes, Vibrations and Camelia.


Studio Brunstrum hopes that you find ideas, inspiration and the motivation to explore and try something new in Communiqué.  From weekly blogs on art and travel to our monthly journals on upcoming trends and behind-the-scenes designer insights, we invite you to discover and enjoy our worldview of design.

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