We are an established Interior Design studio with a passion for all design aspects architecture, interiors and beyond.

Bespoke Ponsonby team

A warm hearted, boutique team with the skills to meet your requirements. We believe passionately that design should deliver beyond expectation, is timeless, uplifting and truly enhances the way we use our spaces. Creating a design that is truly unique

With many years of industry experience in all types of projects, residential or commercial, new build or renovation. We have a wide reach of skills spanning the many aspects required.

Jane McAulay

Director, Designer

Jane McAulay-Frame has a 1st Class Honours Degree in Interior Design.

Originally from Scotland, Jane has been in New Zealand since 2004. Founder and owner of Bespoke Interior Design in Auckland.

Jane has been designing and working in the Building Industry since 1998 and has vast experience in Commercial and Residential projects from office fit outs to cafes and homes.

Her talent is driven by her passion for design and a love of all elements related to Interior Design whether Architecture, Art, Furniture Design, Product Design and Textile Design.

Being on the cutting edge of what is new and innovative is important to Jane so she can best serve her clients. Over the years Jane has been involved in Project Management and marries well her creativity and practicality. From renovations to new builds Jane McAulay-Frame has the versatility and experience to manage the whole project for you.

More than anything Jane loves meeting and working with people, what she most enjoys about her work is seeing her clients thrilled with their end result.

Carmen Hernandez

Senior Interior Architect

Carmen is our Senior Interior Architect.

Carmen holds a Bachelor of Interior Architecture and Project Management from the Prestigious ‘Private Design School’ in Valencia, Spain. She was recognised as the best in her year. She has been designing and working in high-end residential projects for more that 9 years, in Europe and New Zealand for some of the most prestigious Designers and Architects.

As a Senior Interior Architect, Carmen works across most of Bespoke Interior Design’s projects, from conceptual design, to CAD drawings and detailing, client presentations and the final exciting implementation.

Carmen is a very innovative Designer and has particular passion for delivering amazing designs that are a true adaptation of the client’s needs and their original brief.

She loves being an Interior Designer and enjoys every part of her job but most of all, Carmen loves to see the clients reactions as the design unfolds and they are delighted beyond their expectations.

Carmen’s passion is to travel around the world, discover and learn from different countries and apply this to life and work!

Farah Saad

Interior Architect

Farah Saad has a 1st Class Honours Master’s degree in architecture and is currently completing a PhD with creative practice.

Farah has 8 years’ experience working for leading and award-winning architecture and interior design practices across New Zealand. Having worked on projects across various scales and typologies – from bespoke residential homes, workplace interiors to complex mixed use apartment buildings – she has the experience and skills to work holistically on all project requirements from, high level strategy, project management to the smallest detail that completes a project and experience.

Farah is also an experienced design critique and design tutor, mentoring the next generation of designers and space makers at The University of Auckland, School of Architecture.

With a keen eye for detail and a love for the creative discipline, Farah is committed to the same level of care and quality on any project she works on. She is passionate about working with people, for people to enrich their daily lives through the design of special spaces.

Neha Razak

Interior Architect

Neha holds a Bachelor of Interior Architecture from the University of New South Wales.

With many years spent working in Sydney, Fiji and Auckland, her experience spans across high-end residential, multi-residential, hotels, and resorts.

Neha absolutely loves creating sophisticated and luxurious spaces, but also knows that practicality is a key element to fundamental design. As with most designers, she loves to see her clients’ excitement when her work comes to life.

Aside from her passion for interiors, she loves fashion and traveling. When she’s not busy looking after her baby boy, you will find her with a cup of coffee in front of her computer or enjoying long lunches with her friends.

Nichola Blakey

Interior Designer

Nichola has a Bachelor of Design in Interior Architecture and has been designing kitchens, bathrooms and interiors for 18 years. She started her career in Sydney after graduating in 2000 and spent 4 years working for award winning interior design and architectural practices.

Nichola is passionate about looking after people and establishing successful working relationships. She has a high-level of technical ability, extensive knowledge and project management experience. She is dedicated and detail focused and is always working towards achieving the most successful results for each and every client.

Fitness and nutrition are also a big interest. She enjoys running, weight- training and clean eating with a focus on raw food.

Ruby Melhuish

Interior Designer

Having graduated from AUT with a Bachelor of Design Ruby majored in Spatial Design. Spatial Design is a contemporary multidisciplinary programme that explores space through interior and architectural design.

Now with industry experience Ruby is enjoying expanding her knowledge on the practical side of the interior design industry, meeting with suppliers and continuing to assist the Bespoke team with their many exciting and varied projects and executing projects on her own. She has natural design flair and exceptional taste, a humble and lovely attitude towards designing creatively and caring for each client’s individual needs.

She has always had a passion for interiors and architecture and has been fortunate to travel around the world and see first-hand many famous architecturally designed buildings these are a constant inspiration. In her spare time, she loves to paint some of the beautiful landscapes she sees on her travels.

Melissa Bailey

Administration and Procurement

Melissa looks after Procurement. She liaises with clients and suppliers regarding the various products that have been approved and ordered. Thus, creating an amazing customer journey here at Bespoke Interior Design.
Supporting the design team, she is the main port of call for procurement related enquiries.

Melissa has more than 5 years experience in the commercial interior industry, was an account manager at Vidak and is experienced at assisting clients from initial contact through to completion of their job.
She has a high level of customer service and attention to detail acquired through many years working in these sorts of roles.

Melissa is passionate about Interior Design and enjoyed selecting finishes on her full house renovation in 2020.

Administration and Accounts

Jane Quinn

Originally from Ireland, Jane has called New Zealand home for the past 33 years. Jane is Looking after our administration, accounts and procurement related financials. To ensure a excellent experience at Bespoke Interior Design, Jane works through the project teaming with the designers to ensure finances, fee claims and product claims are all on track.