About Us

Sometimes all you need is a little advice from an expert to help you make the right choices for the Interior design of your home.

The team at the furnishing room come from varied technical and professional backgrounds that compliment each other beautifully. We work with you to find ideal solutions, furnishings and fabrics to suit your lifestyle. Whether its a new build and you need technical advice for automation, or you want to freshen up the look of your home, our consultants will help you make choices that reflect your style and make your home uniquely yours.

In addition, The Furnishing Room is incorporated as a supply partner to Yellowfox Interior Design Company, and commissioned to provide interior furnishing services to their discerning clients.

Meet the Team

Lisa Marcellus

Design Director, Lisa Marcellus has a passion for keeping our clients informed about product innovation and design, placing equal importance on smooth delivery of projects – on time and on budget – by our dedicated team and trusted network of skilled supply partners. Lisa’s warmth and genuine interest in her client’s happiness are essential to The Furnishing Room’s business culture, meaning we have many return clients’ that we are delighted to consider part of The Furnishing Room family.

Shona Shanks

Design Consultant, Shona Shanks joined The Furnishing Room in Oct 2019 and has brought another element to our brand specialising in visual space, design, and an acute sense of style. Background in Retail Design, Media and Interior Styling. Shona drives projects to get things done and works to create design looks for soft furnishings and window treatments that fit your home and life perfectly. Shona is passionate for NZ architecture and brings design to suit our NZ lifestyle bringing in an element of nature and easy living. Whether you are local, or half way across the world, Shona’s experience in interior design consultation means she can create a concept and plan for your space.

Kate Voice

Kate has over 15 years experience in the interior design industry and joined the team at The Furnsihing Room in July 2021, providing high quality design services to private clients across New Zealand.

Kate has a passion for interiors and has an eye for bringing together fabrics, colours, and finishes to create beautiful homes for her clients. Her broad knowledge enables her to work with people to design pieces that reflect them, and she is an expert at creating spaces that make people comfortable and happy in their own homes.

With qualifications in both Interior design and spatial design, Kate has created beautiful spaces for her clients both previously in London, here in Auckland and throughout New Zealand.

Kate is a registered Spatial Member of the Designers Institute of New Zealand.

Take Advantage of our Measure and Quote Service.

The Furnishing Room provides an in-home measure & quote service with an experienced design consultant for a wide range of window furnishings. Our range includes everything from drapery and soft furnishings, roman blinds, roller shades and sunscreens,  venetian blinds,and shutters, to outdoor automated screens & awnings.

Is your home a new build? Email your window schedule or house plans to us along with your preferred window treatments, we can provide a basic estimate to help you budget, during the planning stages. At the next stage, when your home has it’s window frames and flooring in place, The Furnishing Room will arrange a measure and consultation to make your final selections; then we can work with your builder toward seamless delivery.