Barbara Segal


Barbara Segal is a tastemaker in interior design, decor, art, and fashion. Barbara Segal specializes in luxury interior design locally in Chicago, nationally, and internationally. 

After years of international business travel and working on Madison Avenue, in the beauty industry, home furnishings industry, fashion, and gift industry, Barbara opened a 10,000 sq.ft  luxury showroom in The Chicago Merchandise Mart. The showroom represented over twenty French manufacturers, which lead to Barbara traveling to Mason Object and Paris for business several times a year. In 1998, she opened a French store named Soiree. Barbara ran two stores:  one in Chicago’s famous Gold Coast and the other on Historical Main Street, in Annapolis, MD. After years of helping customers with their homes, entertaining, renovations and Barbara's own experience of commercial build outs and building her fifth home she aligned her future with her passion and pursued Interior Design at Harrington College of Design. Barbara’s unique experience of working on the Manufacturers side of the home furnishing industry, retail buying, and world antique and marketing travels has developed her unique design spirit and discerning eye in interior design.

Barbara Segal’s interior design, has a reputation of working with ocean homes, coastal living homes, luxury high-rises, and luxury residential homes. Barbara also has extensive experience in interior preservation and historical restoration. Barbara leads her bright and talented Noir Blanc Interiors team to provide a pleasant and hassle-free experience. With the business sensitivity of the intimate nature and care of the interior’s design process and discretion it requires. Many of the firm’s clients are devoted generations of families and friends, who relish the beautiful and appointed homes designed for them by the Noir Blanc Interiors team. Barbara's goal is to always delight the homeowner! 

Barbara Segal is an authority and Influencer in Interior Design, Design, and the Home categories of marketing, ranked by Klear and Agilience. Barbara is the owner of Barbara Segal & Associates a boutique Public Relations and Social Media Firm ranked as one of the top PR Firms in Design.  Barbara welcomes working with brands, brand ambassador opportunities, and design blogger collaborations. Barbara is a trusted influencer and can help others get excited about your brand story.