Karen Carpino Design is an interior design firm specializing in residential and commercial projects. The firm has been located in the Chicago area over 25 years.

Karen Carpino Design provides a complete range of interior design services. Full attention is given to each project from the initial consultation through the design phase and selection process to final installation. Focus on client satisfaction is what keeps Karen's clients coming back time and again.

The philosophy of Karen Carpino Design is to create interiors that reflect the lifestyle of those who dwell in the space. Care is taken to design spaces that are lovely, comfortable, functional and within budget. This is reflected in a classic, elegant and contemporary style.

Karen’s knowledge of aesthetics, function and safety, her great communication skills, her management and planning abilities, her design know-how, will make her the best match to create a space that will meet your needs, lifestyle and budget. For a free on-site consultation, please call 773.472.0082.

Interior Design

Project Expertise
  • Space Planning
  • Design Drawings
  • New Construction
  • Remodeling
  • Kitchen and Bath Design
  • Custom Cabinetry
  • Media Centers
  • Furniture and Accessories
  • Fabrics and Upholstery
  • Floor Coverings and Rug Design
  • Paint and Wall Coverings
  • Window Treatments
  • Lighting Design
  • Home Offices



Rightsizing Design

Interior design trend to move from a larger residence to a smaller home, condominium or apartment. Design services include:
  • Review of present furnishings
  • Evaluation of current lifestyle and budget
  • Design furnishings plan for new space
  • Recommendations for estate sales, remodelers and movers.


Home Styling

Redesigning a room using what you already own. It's redecorating by arranging and editing your furniture and accessories in a new way.


Home Staging

Think of home staging when selling your property. Home staging is the process of preparing a home for sale. Home staging results in a speedy home sale at a higher price.