Who we are

Urban Environments is a full scale design atelier located in Chicago's Lincoln Park. With over 18 years experience within the industry, we strive to exceed the high standards of our clientele.

About Us

Our full service studio and expertise offers our clients and designers a place to plan and implement a project. Complete with a Hunter Douglas Gallery, custom drapery and hardware, roman shades, and an expansive collection of textiles and wallcoverings. We offer professional measure and installation services for all products to help streamline and simplify your project.

Please contact us by email or phone to let us assist you in all your window treatment needs and beyond. We are available Monday through Friday 12 PM - 6 PM. Saturdays by appointment only.


Marc Smoler
Relationship: Client
Project Date: Feb 2018

Urban Environments did an excellent job! Extremely professional, detail oriented, and a high-quality product. The entire process of samples, design, and installation was flawless. I highly recommend w... Read More

Melissa Quinn
Relationship: Client
Project Date: Nov 2017

They were fantastic. We had a particularly tricky job, fitting drapery into pockets that were quite tight, and not all even throughout the same room. They came up with creative solutions and then inst... Read More

Karen Zupko
Relationship: Client
Project Date: Dec 2017

Kim and her team do an A + job. Kim listens offers opinions in terms of choices that help a client achieve their vision. She met with me after work--none of this 9 to 5 pm business, which I appreci... Read More

J Gold
Relationship: Client
Project Date: Nov 2017

Excellent service and design ideas! I needed help with covering 2 side by side sliding doors with a transom over each door. From the moment I walked in the door at Urban Environments I felt surround... Read More

Sue Collins
Relationship: Client
Project Date: Nov 2017

I was looking for drapes for a large loft bedroom window and didn't really know what I wanted. Kim was extremely helpful in the process. By asking questions about my needs, I figured out the look an... Read More

Space Interior Design
Relationship: Colleague
Project Date: Oct 2015

I love working with Kim!! She is my constant go to as a designer for anything window, and, frankly for many other things too. Her knowledge of her field is amazing. She is a great problem solver, b... Read More

Angela Stone Design
Relationship: Colleague
Project Date: Nov -0001

I love Urban Environments. It was recommended to me by several different designers. I finally went in to check it out after being hired by a client that had just bought a 3 story house with many bare ... Read More

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