Karen LeBlanc is a well-known Design TV Host and Writer with her own show The Design Tourist airing across a large and growing network of online and streaming media partners. Karen also regularly appears on HSN as a Guest Host and Brand Ambassador for home decor and fashion brands.
As a Design Tourist, Karen explores the world’s most creative places and authentic accommodations that connect with local culture, cuisine, craft, and history. In each episode, discover your own creative muse through a global dose of design inspiration for home, work and play. Each of The Design Tourist’s experiential travel itineraries is featured in show’s companion magazine and blog www.TheDesignTourist.com
As a lifestyle trend expert, Karen brings a journalist’s eye and a decorator’s intuitive sense to her search for the next big thing that drives the home, lifestyle and luxury marketplaces.
Karen also is the Design and Travel Editor for LaPalme Magazine and a contributing writer for several publications including: Florida Design, Interior Appeal, Build & Design, Florida Homebuyer, Winter Park Magazine and Orange Appeal.