About The Elegant Window:

INSIDE THE WORKROOM​

The Elegant Window is one of  Phoenix, Arizona’s best resources for custom window treatments.

We have become the go-to, state of the art, workroom to offer design professionals an all-encompassing experience, with unmatched expertise and a worry-free process that takes care of everything.

From full-service measurements and fabrication to expert installation,  we cover every need of your design vision. We specialize in draperies and valances, shades, and shutters. We also offer drapery hardware, motorization, computerized renderings and so much more.

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MEET Karen Barnes

Founder

MEET Karen Barnes

Founder

I love a design challenge, and pride myself on the highest quality work, with the utmost care given to each detail.

My teams focus is not only on what we do, but on the way we do it. Everyone here in our workroom is involved in the endeavor, working diligently and with as much awareness as they possess. In that process, clients get the absolute best and we all become better artisans.

My business is built on our unique streamlined process that was created to achieve beautiful solutions for every space, no matter the size.  Every project is supported by a dedication to collaboration, communication and customer satisfaction. 

Our Awards

Vision 2017 
Workroom Competition

First place, specialty Window Fashions

ASID Design Excellence 2016

First place, commissioned industry partner

Vision 2011 Ingenuity Award

First place, specialty Window Fashions

Window Fashion Vision09
Workroom Competition

Workroom of the Year 2009

Window Fashion Vision09
Workroom Competition

First place, specialty Window Fashions

The Custom Sewing Institute
March 2008

CROWD FAVORITE
VALANCE CONTEST

The Custom Sewing Institute
March 2008

Second Place
VALANCE CONTEST

Other Awards

2009 – Window Fashion Vision Design and Workroom Competition – 1st Place Specialty Treatments

2009 – Window Fashion Vision Design and Workroom Competition – 2nd Place Top Treatments

2009 – Window Fashion Vision Design and Workroom Competition – Workroom of the Year

2011 – Window Fashion Vision Design and Workroom Competition – 1st Place Specialty Treatments

2016 – ASID Design Excellence Award – 1st Place Commissioned

2017 – WINDOW FASHION VISION DESIGN AND WORKROOM COMPETITION – 1ST PLACE SPECIALTY TREATMENTS

2017 – WINDOW FASHION VISION DESIGN AND WORKROOM COMPETITION – 2ND PLACE TOP TREATMENTS

2017 – WINDOW FASHION VISION DESIGN AND WORKROOM COMPETITION – 2ND PLACE INGENIOUS INSTALLATIONS

2018 – ASID DESIGN EXCELLENCE AWARD – 3RD PLACE COMMISSIONED

We are looking forward to working with you!