In 2005 Emily Mackie started Inspired Interiors. She is committed to transforming her clients homes to address all of their functional and aesthetic needs.

Emily is incredibly passionate about interior design and values every clients experience with Inspired Interiors. Emilys goal has always been to exceed her client’s expectations while being innovative, artistic, and reliable. They always remember Emily as a great listener, incredibly responsible, and an inspirational designer.

Emily holds a Bachelors of Fine Arts (major: Interior Design) from the Illinois Institute of Art- Chicago. Emily is NCIDQ certified and licensed in Illinois. She is a professional member of ASID and a recent Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Business Alumni. Emily is the recipient of the 2013 ASID Design Excellence Award for best residential kitchen. She is dedicated to contributing in memorable ways to making her North Center neighborhood better.


You can find publications and TV episodes that feature Emily’s work in the following areas: CS Interiors, Signature Kitchen & Bath, Chicago Home Improvement, HGTV’s ‘Meg’s Room’, DIY Network ‘Kitchen Crashers’, and HGTV’s Bang for your Buck.