artist + designer.
Photo Credit: Carolina Rodriguez

Photo Credit: Carolina Rodriguez


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 3 years old girl and 6 years old boy - They love to travel via bike, car or plane (In that order).  Ask her about her packing tips!

The Everygirl Career Profile :::   Apartment Therapy House Tour  :::  Apartment Therapy Sneak Peek  :::  Interior Define - Behind The Design  :::  CB2 Designer Profile