Award-winning interior designer Carey Karlan is the principal of design firm Last Detail, located in Darien, CT. Carey creates timeless interiors extending from Fairfield and Westchester counties to Manhattan, San Francisco, Florida, the Cape and Nantucket.

Carey’s design philosophy embraces the concept of flexibility. She listens intently to her clients and prides herself on having the ability to envision and create interiors to suit any size or style of home and any lifestyle. She understands and translates her clients' personal desires into stunning interiors which has earned her a portfolio of loyal clients. Her work has been featured in athome Magazine, New England Home Connecticut, Cottages and Gardens and the Stamford and Greenwich Magazine. Carey is a two-time winner and finalist of the A-list awards, athome’s premiere home design competition as well as a finalist for CTC&G’s Innovation in Design award and speaks frequently on the subject of Interior Design.

Born in Oklahoma “from a line of southern women who loved to decorate and always had flowers on the table”, Carey developed an enduring love for decorating at an early age. A graduate of Trinity College, Carey’s background includes a successful decade in the advertising field. After raising five children and completing classes at the New York School of Interior Design, she worked locally before opening her own firm.








Last Detail Interior Design 45 Mansfield Ave, Darien CT 06820 T 203 921 5151
Showroom by appointment 652 Glenbrook Road, Stamford CT 06906