Meet Kari Whitman of Kari Whitman Interiors in West Hollywood
Voyage LA / September 2018
In this article on celebrity interior designer Kari Whitman, she opens up about her first design jobs, her time in reality TV, and her creative process. Whitman details her inspiration from nature, her desire to make each space unique and different, and the challenges she has met along the way to becoming the designer she is today.
Kari Whitman lets us in on her next big project in Baltimore, and her business project Wall Makeup- a customizable, at-home paint tinting kit which helps conserve paint, which is difficult to recycle. Her pride in her design shines as she talks about the way her company focuses on the client and their story, making the home truly about them and creating a space that is sensitive to nature, the homeowner, and the community, and that is also beautiful and comfortable.
Originally published in Voyage LA
About Kari Whitman Interiors
Celebrity interior designer Kari Whitman founded Kari Whitman Interiors in Los Angeles in 1994 as a design build firm specializing in high-end residential interior design. Now based in Los Angeles and Boulder, Colorado, Kari is one of Hollywood’s most sought-after interior designer talents. Residential clients including Jessica Alba, Kristen Bell, Melanie Griffith and Antonio Banderas, Nikki Sixx, Justus Parmar, and Don Johnson have embraced her eclectic design style and knowledge of eco-friendly interior design. Kari’s expertise also extends into commercial interior design, and projects range from condos to estate homes, boutique hotels to large-scale residential developments. A member of the prestigious American Society for Interior Design, Kari has showcased prominent design projects throughout California, New York, Denver, Colorado, Aspen, Jackson Hole, Miami, and Dallas. To spend more time in nature, Kari now operates out of her residential interior design office in Boulder, Colorado.