julia buckingham edelmann, co-author of the witty design blog material girls and principal of the north shore chicago firm buckingham interiors + design llc, has designed the quintessential family home in evanston illinois. her modern take on traditional design combines all things urbane, antique, and natural. today’s feature is no exception. the dated historic home received a thorough redesign. originally full of fussy decorations and a behind the times color palette, edelmann introduced a new scheme of modern hues, materials, and fixtures. the revamped residence perfectly captures the spirit of buckingham interiors + design llc, and acts as a model home for raising an evanston family.