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Interior design project by Karen Mills featured in book DESIGN ICONS

“Recognized for designing an extraordinary living experience with a timeless signature look, internationally renowned interior designer Karen Mills creates interiors that nurture the soul and reduce stress.” – Excerpt from book DESIGN ICONS featuring GLOBALLY RECOGNIZED AND CELEBRATED HOUSEHOLD NAMES
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Interior design project by Karen Mills featured in book Architecture Today Interior Design

“has a passion for helping people live better whether its creating an extraordinary living experience that can engage the senses and nurture the soul or giving back to her community.” – Excerpt from book featuring THE BEST INTERIOR PROJECTS IN THE INTERNATIONAL SCENE titled ARCHITECTURE TODAY INTERIOR DESIGN
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Interior design project by Karen Mills featured in Elle Decor magazine and KCTV5  – Local Designer Puts Kansas City on the Map

Interior design has also become the subject of radio shows. In the U.S., popular interior design & lifestyle shows include Martha Stewart Living and Living Large featuring Karen Mills. Famous interior designers whose work is featured on these programs include Bunny Williams, Barbara Barry, and Kathy Ireland, among others. (Excerpt from Wikipedia)


Karen Mills' blog

Interior design project by Karen Mills featured in book DESIGN ICONS

Our interior designers specialize in helping clients that are too busy, lack vision, or want to avoid costly mistakes with their remodel/new build or custom interior design to create a timeless interior.  Call 913.764.5915 to find out more now.


Karen Mills' blog

Interior design project by Karen Mills featured in book Architecture Today Interior Design

Known for designing interiors that nurture the soul and reduce stress,  internationally published interior designer Karen Mills attributes success to an unique design approach, teamwork, and vast experience – over 1200 projects globally.
Mills’ interior design projects have been featured by media over 150 times  – USA Today, ABC national news, and two recent international design books where she was named one of the top designers in the world.  Call 913.764.5915 now to discuss your project. 

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Interior design project by Karen Mills featured in books DESIGN ICONS and ARCHITECTURE TODAY INTERIOR DESIGN


“Brings peace and calm”
What a wonderful experience!  Every time we enter the new spaces it brings peace and calm.  Your interior design talent has enhanced the quality of our life and you are truly one of a kind!   Calvin Brown (master bedroom/bathroom addition)

Changed my life
Working with you has changed my life!  You’re amazing!  Sofia Rodriguez (home remodel)

Like an old friend I just met
You feel comfortable to work with…like an old friend I just met!  Jill Murray (remodel)

The work you do is phenomenal!  Ann Hyde (kitchen/bath remodel &  interior design- two houses)

Best investment ever!
Best investment I’ve ever made!  Stacy Seibert
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Our signature design process and vast experience allows you to relax while we  take over the management of your design or remodeling/building project.  Call 913.764.5915 now to discuss how we might use our experience and team of trusted experts to help create a better living experience or to set up an initial meeting at our office.


  • Remodel – Home/Office Build – Kitchen/Bath Remodel 
  •  Custom Interior Design & Furnishings 
  • Professional Assessment/Master Plan/Project Management
By appointment only – Interiors by Design, Inc. at 9919 Lackman Road in Lenexa, KS serving Kansas City metro area – Mission Hills, Leawood, Overland Park, Shawnee, Lenexa and worldwide. 


1. Professional Plan of Action to guide you through the process, help  you be more cost effective, reduce stress, and save money.
 2. To avoid costly mistakes with architecture/construction issues,  space planning, wrong furniture size/type, and/or wrong color by hiring interior designer before beginning project.
3. Access to interior designer only furnishings below retail price.
4. Invaluable Resources/budget management to save time and reduce stress.
5. To have a trusted adviser to help manage the project and provide resources for the best result possible with your investment.



“Dead on with advice”
You’re dead on with all your advice!  I’m money ahead by not making the wrong purchases.   Marguerite Schrage  (interior design)

“Instinctual feeling for taste and desires of clients”
Karen has great taste, of course, and most important has an instinctual feeling for the taste and desires of her clients. She knew exactly what look I wanted for my kitchen, and combined that design concept with total functionality. And, she was fun and easy to work with. A great experience!    Kay Ketcham


We’ve been talking for years about working on this and we would never have had such a good start without your help! Rick Couldry

You listened instead of pushing your own ideas”
You listened and helped me tweak my ideas instead of pushing your own design style!  Janene H.

“Karen’s enthusiasm matches her talents”
Choosing a designer for a home project is more than product knowledge…  The key ingredient for me is chemistry!  Karen’s enthusiasm matches her talents.  No wonder when Karen talks, we ALL listen!  Karen Mills has my highest recommendation!  Suzy Goldstein 
To hear more of what our raving fans say, click Photo Gallery 

We understand how intimidating it can be to hire an interior designer.  That’s why we are happy to discuss your project by phone first to ensure a good fit and give options for working with us whether a set investment or hourly as you begin your journey.  CALL 913.764.5915  NOW to find out more or email karen@karenmills.net.
Honored to be TOP 10 INTERIOR DESIGN FIRM in KANSAS!              (based on customer reviews)

Honored to be named a TOP 30 INTERIOR DESIGNER for 2018 
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