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Queenstown Interiors Staff

 

Julia Foley

Queenstown Interiors director Julia Foley revels in her full-service interior design business being based in New Zealand’s premier tourism resort. “We are lucky to take our inspiration from this amazing landscape and you never tire of the changing light and colour that encompasses us everyday” Since opening the business Julia has worked on the interior design of a wide  range of projects and enjoys the challenge of working with the expectations and requirements of a  variety of clients. “I understand what it is to live in Queenstown having raised my family of four children here over the last 20 years”. Julia’s combination of creative expertise, attention to detail and practical solutions all add up to the ability to complete projects to a high standard, on time and on budget. 



Kylie Symister

Kylie joined Queenstown Interiors in 2009 and has since been an invaluable team member.  Her background work is in Interior Architecture and she is able to complete kitchen design, bathroom design and general joinery design including CAD drawings required for construction.  She trained in Christchurch where she attained a Bachelor of Interior design and gained work experience with architects in Australia. Kylies ability to hand draw 3D concepts is an exceptional skill to call on and her eye for detail all combine to produce original, clever and distinctive interiors. 



LAURA DALE

Laura joined Queenstown Interiors in 2018 after travelling extensively through Europe, Australia and Asia. Originally from Colchester UK, she studied Interior Architecture at the University of Brighton. Laura has a background in commercial projects, working for an interior architectural practice in the UK, completing some major commercial fit outs in London. Now based in Queenstown, Laura works in our showroom/studio assisting clients with residential interior design, window treatments and furniture procurement. Proficient in CAD and SketchUp, Laura is also able to complete joinery design and documentation required for construction.

 

CHRISTINE Smith

Chris has been part of team since 2015. Working in the showroom, she has a fantastic sense of style and is always keen to help customers locate the item, gift or piece they are looking for.

 

 

WANAKA Interiors Staff

 

 

Janine FITCHEW

Janine has been part of the Queenstown Interiors team since 2009. Originally working with Julia in Queenstown for many years, she moved to Wanaka with her family - opening Wanaka Interiors in 2017. A beautifully styled showroom, with an array of pieces it brings together Janine's extensive experience in retail, design and floristry. Also heading the studio team, Janine has years of experience in creating beautiful homes - her interior design ethic is intuitively creative with a focus on contemporary practical solutions that provide homes with a beautiful yet very functional space to live in. Sensitive to the needs of clients, Janine is able to successfully interpret peoples wants and needs and prides herself on achieving client driven solutions. 

 

 

 


JANE EINAM

Jane joined Janine in Wanaka, opening the showroom in 2017. She has a background in retail, floristry styling and real estate. An absolute styling guru, Jane has an exceptional eye for bringing together colour, pattern and texture. Janes personable nature also lends her towards client driven solutions - taking ideas and concepts she is able to formulate client needs into a resolved and stylish approach to creating or transforming a home. 

 

 

  

KENDALL HAWES

Kendall has a background in customer service and window treatments. Joining the team in 2018 after being a ski instructor, she brings a dynamic and detail driven approach to the team. She has a Diploma in Interior Design that combines brilliantly with her her artistic approach to design solutions. A vibrant member of the design team, Kendall works with alot of clients designing and fabricating window treatments for both new and existing homes.