artist + designer.


Diana Lu Barabe was born and raised in Chicago.  She received her BFA from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2003.  She's been working as a Furniture Designer for over 10 years and recently recognized for her work at Interior Define and CB2 stores nationwide.  Her designs have also been featured in multiple magazines and blogs. 

Diana and her family moved into a newly renovated Bungalow-style house.  She is constantly making updates; thanks to her handy husband.  A mom to a 2 year old girl and 5 year old boy - They love to travel via bike, car or plane.  Ask her about her packing tips!

CB2 "Designer Profile" :::   DWR Modern + Design + Function  :::  Apartment Therapy Small Cool Contest  :::  Interior Define - Behind The Design  :::  Havenly Interior Designer Profile