Karen is the digital editor at Dezeen.
She holds a bachelor's degree in English and History from the University of Nottingham.
Before joining Dezeen in 2018, Karen wrote interior design columns for The Evening Standard and The Times. She also edited homes and interiors supplements for The Telegraph.
Other publications Karen has contributed to include Vogue, World of Interiors, Ideal Home, The Sunday Times Style, InStyle, Country Homes and Interiors and Country Living Magazine.
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In this week's comments update, readers are struggling to understand how the Hunters Point library in Long Island City passed building approval with many areas not accessible to people with disabilities. More
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In this week's comments update, readers are debating if Sheppard Robson building Europe's largest living wall is merely greenwashing. More
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In this week's comments update, readers think Sebastian Errazuriz's claims that architects will be replaced by AI are unfounded. More
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In this week's comments update, some readers are upset to learn that discarded cow intestines are being used by designer Kathrine Barbro Bendixen for her lighting installations. More
In this week's comments update, readers are struggling to take comparisons between the first space hotel and cruise ships seriously. More