Shelley Johnstone Paschke


Shelley Johnstone, an acclaimed interior designer, tastemaker and author, is the owner of her eponymous design firm, with a studio and showroom in Lake Forest, IL. She has been nationally recognized for her elegant European-influenced Interiors with a fresh modern twist. Her work has been featured in House Beautiful, Traditional Home, Chicago Magazine, Luxe, Flower Magazine, The New York Times,,, and Tory Daily. In addition, she has been named to the Luxe “Gold” List multiple times and recognized as a “Next Wave” interior designer by House Beautiful. She is the co-author of A Loving Table, an entertaining book highlighting traditions and tastemakers around the world. Shelley and her team have worked on projects across the country, and largely focus on Chicago’s North shore and Naples, Florida. Shelley divides her time between Lake Forest, IL and Naples, FL, with her husband and 5 grown children.

The Team

Megan Janda

Design Associate & PR Manager

Sandi Rupprecht

Studio Manager & Design Assistant

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