And here they are! Meet our friendly + fabulous interior design experts:
Jane loves textiles, pattern + colour. Unleashing her keen design eye, Jane switched careers from physio to interiors. After studying her Fine Arts degree at Wanganui UCol, Jane renovated her first home, a farm cottage. Many houses later, Jane's expertise + flair is evident across stylish, practical interiors of all looks + styles.
Jane’s design tip:
Keep your rooms affordable by using simple, neutral fabrics on curtains + sofas. Introduce glamour with lavish accents, on chairs, lamps + cushions.
Hannah has natural design smarts, a Visual Art + Design degree, plus city experience in IT + graphic design. Moving back to the Bay, she’s pursuing her lifelong passion for interior design. Hannah’s mantra - live only with things you love. A minimalist at heart she says it’s all about pinning down the key elements for your design sweet spot. Designing on a tight budget? Start with essential soft furnishings to add colour + texture or layers, mix in select decorative pieces, to reflect your own style.
Hannah’s top design tip:
Highly visual Hannah knows the value of a moodboard. Collect pics of the rooms, colours, or pieces you love. Bring your file or pinterest page of inspiration in to share with your interiors professional early on. Working together you’ll achieve harmonious perfect spaces.