Caryn Menches

Modern Lotus Interiors

Master Degree in Interior Architecture UCLA/Cal Poly Pomona; CA Certified Interior Designer #6813

Caryn Menches is a California Certified Interior Designer and the Principal Designer/Owner of Modern Lotus Interiors in Orange County, California. Caryn’s design journey started as an insurance claims adjuster reviewing Residential Property Inspection and Estimating in Catastrophe areas throughout the country for nearly a decade. She was very hands on in this role, often climbing roofs or crawling around buildings! This experience gives Caryn that “extra edge” and definitely a step above in her field, as she truly has an expert knowledge of building codes, construction protocols, building materials, and more. Caryn has a master’s eye for what building inspectors and contractors look for and need in order to complete a project. Caryn also infuses her knowledge of holistic healing into every space. Also a Practitioner of Holistic Medicine, this special niche is Caryn’s way of helping to bring about a healthier space for your lifestyle. Caryn designs Commercial and Residential properties throughout the Southern California area with an emphasis on restorative, healing spaces. Caryn can help bring your interior design visions to life. Caryn holds a Bachelor’s Degree in TV/Film from Cal State Fullerton, and a Master’s Degree in Interior Architecture from UCLA/Cal Poly Pomona. CA Certified Interior Designer #6813

My Specialties


Dining Room

Guest rooms

Home office

Living Rooms

Master Bedroom

Open concepts

Small spaces


Art Deco

Asian Zen


Commercial Design




Feng Shui

French Country




Hollywood Regency


Mid Century Modern


Modern Farmhouse



""Caryn worked her magic in my new space! Not only did she make the process seem easy, she listened to what I wanted for my clients- and my clients have complimented me on my warm, inviting room when they come in for their treatments!""

~ C.B., San Clemente, CA

""Caryn knew what I wanted before I even knew what I wanted! She took the time to understand my wants and needs and gave me a beautiful bedroom beyond my expectations! I would definitely recommend her to others!" "

~ Margie S., Hudson, CO

Designer Services

Concept Boards

Floor Plan

Presentation Creation

3D Renders

Construction Documentation, Building Codes (California)