The Top 11 Interior Designers in Ireland That You Need To Know About
If you've spent any time pinning interiors to dream home boards or searching #interiorinspo on Instagram, you'll know that no matter how hard you try to recreate the look, it never quite measures up.
This is where the professionals come in. A good interior designer knows how to put a space together, but a great interior designer creates the wow factor.
The secret to achieving this lies in understanding your vision, seeing opportunities to maximise the space that you had never even thought of, knowing how and where to source everything you need and saving you time and money by having your project run by someone with years of experience.
Finding the right interior designer for your needs takes research and effort, which is why we’ve compiled this list of the top 11 interior designers in Ireland to work with. Whether you’re looking to decorate a new build or give your home a completely new makeover, you’ll find the right interior designer for your style and budget here.
Headed by Sinead Considine and Niamh de Barra—two of Ireland’s most celebrated and sought-after interior designers with over 30 years of combined experience in the design industry—The Interiors Project offers an end-to-end interior design service which includes their self-designed homewares range and an affordable yet luxurious furniture line.
Their comprehensive interior design service includes furniture, flooring, painting, window dressings, appliances, and gardening, with project management included for all fit-out projects to ensure timely completion within agreed budgets.
Winner of Best of Houzz Design 2018, The Interiors Project provides residential and commercial services for apartment fit-outs, showhouses, and home staging. They’ve also recently been appointed the exclusive distributor in Ireland for SM London, one of the UK’s leading manufacturers of luxury and bespoke upholstery and furniture.
Get in touch to get the ball rolling on your home makeover and property staging needs!
An interior design studio specialising in elegant contemporary interiors for residential and commercial clients, AlenaCDesign provides creative interior and architectural solutions nationwide from its base in Dublin and co. Laois.
Having graduated with distinction from the Interior Design Academy of Ireland, Alena C combines her design expertise with practical psychology to ensure the best design that optimises the client’s quality of life in their living and working spaces.
Her work has won numerous awards including the Irish Fit Out Awards 2019: Finalist, Best Residential Project of the Year, and Best of Houzz Service 2017, 2018 & 2019.
AlenaCDesign works with experienced and creative local craftsmen, artists, and skilled professionals to deliver unique and custom-made design solutions. Whether you’re looking for remote interior design, interior architecture, bespoke design, residential or commercial interior design services, AlenaCDesign offers a carefully tailored design approach that visibly enhances your lifestyle and the value of your properties.
Book a consultation with AlenaCDesign today!
A graduate of the Interior Design Academy of Ireland, Lana Dullaghan founded Lana Dullaghan Designs with the philosophy that interior design is an art, and there are no rules in art. Drawn to colour, art, and interior design from a young age, Lana has honed her creative and artistic skills and expertise through years of diligent training and practice.
Having previously studied colour psychology, Lana incorporates her specialist knowledge of design and colour into each of her projects to create unique visual and experiential effects to complement her clients’ individual needs and requirements.
Lana Dullaghan Designs has won multiple awards such as Best of Houzz Service 2019, 2020 & 2021; Build, Homebuilder Awards 2021: Interior Designer of the Year; Build, Real Estate & Property Awards 2019: Best Bespoke Furniture-Making Service - Republic of Ireland; The 2019 Global Business Insight Awards: Most Trusted in Interior Design Services 2019 - Ireland; and Build, Real Estate & Property Awards 2018: Best Full-Service Interior Design Firm - Republic of Ireland.
Working exclusively with a highly experienced team of quality manufacturers and suppliers, Lana Dullaghan Designs’ interior design services for residential and commercial projects include on-site design and colour consultations, digital consultations, and bespoke furniture.
Share your ideas and vision with them to get started on your home makeover journey.
Conceived and managed by Aisling Wilson, Ash Wilson Design is driven by a simple mission: to create spaces with true authentic character.
Passionate about crafting a unique identity for each project that’s true to the client’s needs and respects its surroundings, Aisling is a graduate of the Dublin Institute of Interior Design with an honours degree in Business and Marketing.
Known for her distinctive design and architectural sensibility defined by a whimsical style and tailored eclecticism, Aisling believes that design should evoke and excite. She works closely with her clients by asking the right questions and really listening in order to create the aesthetics that will truly resonate with them.
Ash Wilson Design specialises in providing a complete fit-out interior architecture service and caters for private homes, complete renovations, new builds, office design, and retail fit-outs. Their services include an array of structural and decorative finishes from joinery, bathware, fireplaces, and stairway joinery, to tiles, wood flooring, lighting fixtures, and paint colours.
Cobelis Design Studio by BA Interior Designer Eleanor Clarke specialises in modernising outdated homes using spatial design that improves the flow, function, circulation, and connection between spaces and occupants with their proprietary design process, the Memory Making Method™.
As Ireland's #1 residential spatial designer™️, Eleanor’s design expertise falls between interior architecture, which focuses on the design of the structure, and interior design, which deals with styling and furnishing the interiors. Spatial design is about defining the use of a space and improving the way it connects with its surroundings and occupants.
Cobelis Design Studio aims to unlock the full potential of outdated homes by utilising every bit of space to deliver the best design option, effectively transforming the way people use their homes for the better.
They understand the importance of good planning in managing a home renovation project, especially in the case of outdated homes that can get quite complex and overwhelming. It’s why they’ve created a Project Planning Pack to help you stay on top of things at each stage of the project.
Get in touch for more information.
6. RCD Design
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Founded by Rosemarie Carroll on the belief that interior design makes a real difference to people’s lives and shapes the way they feel about their world, RCD Design specialises in residential design services including space planning, single room designs, and full home transformations.
Rosemarie takes a truly personalised approach in each project and works with her clients to create inspiring spaces they’ll love. No detail is unimportant—from sourcing the best tradesperson to finding the perfect fabric match. Her dedication to building a good rapport with clients and really listening to them in her collaborative approach clearly resonates, as proven by her numerous five-star reviews.
In addition to Rosemarie’s Rhodec Advanced Diploma and Higher National Diploma in Interior Design, RCD Design was awarded Best of Houzz Service 2020 & 2021 and is a full member of The Interiors Association.
Get in touch for a consultation with Rosemarie. RCD Design looks forward to helping you realise your home’s full potential.
7. CR Interiors
CR Interiors is a Wexford-based interior design firm by Colette Roche that provides in-home consultations for bespoke interior design, affordable and remote-based E-Design packages catering to a wide range of needs and budgets, and full-service design for residential and commercial projects.
With extensive experience in residential, hospitality, and office design projects, Colette’s interior design style is inspired by natural elements and the harmonious blend of indoor and outdoor environments. CR Interiors is dedicated to creating beautiful homes that are comfortable, functional, and unique to each client’s lifestyle needs.
Get in touch for an initial consultation.
Combining her great passion for classic French furniture with her skill for design, Thelma Henry created Thelma Henry Interiors to supply Ireland’s leading interior design houses with her hand-picked collection of bespoke luxury furniture, soft furnishings, and home accessories.
In addition to the above, Thelma also provides expert design advice and interior design services to private clients with timelessly elegant furniture and furnishings guaranteed to add panache to any home.
Winner of Best of Houzz Service 2017, 2018 & 2019, Thelma’s distinctive design style is described as classic French with an Irish twist. Explore her latest work to appreciate her innate sense of style and keen eye for detail.
Schedule a consultation with Thelma to get your home transformation underway!
Established in 1986, Habu Interior Design provides a wide range of interior design services for residential and commercial clients in Ireland and abroad.
Focused on quality and service excellence, Habu Interior Design has cultivated strong relationships with trustworthy suppliers and contractors over the years to ensure that projects are completed to the highest standards.
Habu Interior Design works closely with each client to create well-designed spaces that are uniquely suited to their individual needs and personal and professional lifestyles. Check out their latest work and get in touch to find out more.
Founded by Maria Fenlon, Maria Fenlon Interiors collaborates with architects and homeowners to transform interior spaces into beautiful functional environments that reflect their owner’s preferred style, personality, and lifestyle.
With over 20 years of specialist experience in residential design, Maria Fenlon Interiors works with a team of professionals to create personal, timeless, and comfortable interiors in a way that respects the architecture and unique location of each building.
Dedicated to achieving the right balance between aesthetics and function, Maria Fenlon Interiors aims to create interior spaces with feeling, meaning, and character unique to every client.
Their work has won a series of awards including Best of Houzz Design 2017, 2018, 2019 & 2020; Finalist, Fit Out Awards 2020: Fit Out Project of the Year – Residential; Winner, Fit Out Awards 2017: Fit Out Project of the Year – Residential; IDI Awards 2014: Shortlisted; and IDI Awards 2009: Highly Recommended.
Maria Fenlon Interiors provides a comprehensive array of services including Interior Architecture for reconfiguring an existing space, linking a new extension, or completely new builds, Interior Design unique to your personality and needs, Bespoke Furniture & Storage Design, Art Sourcing, and other additional services.
11. RK Designs
Since its inception in 2000, RK Designs by Ruth Kennelly has led the way in professional interior design and project management in Dublin and all across Ireland. Their work has been featured on television programmes such as RTE’s Showhouse and publications such as The Sunday Business Post, Social & Personal, The Irish Independent, and the House and Home magazine.
A nationally recognised expert in interior design and a regular writer and media contributor on the subject, Ruth Kennelly is currently listed in The White Book Who’s Who of Interior Designers in Ireland.
Working with contractors in every craft and trade from heavy-duty builders to the nimble-fingered seamstress, RK Designs’ experience at the top end of the industry ensures their clients get the very best ideas, advice, and resources available.
At RK Designs, every project is managed to the last detail, so clients can sit back and enjoy the transformation. Their services include Domestic Interiors, Commercial Interiors, Project Management, Custom Lighting Design, Custom Furniture, and more.
Their work includes commercial and office projects as well as residential fit-outs and renovations catering to a range of budgets and production schedules. Get in touch for more information or to book a consultation.