Selling your House? Boost your Sale Price

Want a stunning makeover for your own Auckland home? I’ll create a style you love within your budget. Or, let me transform your low-return rental into an awesome executive let. Don’t be shy to ring for a quote. I’ll create a style you love~even if you have limited budget. I’ll give your property, a smart, stunning and creative makeover that won’t break the bank.

I’m an interior designer and project manager with 21-years’ proven wow-factor results. I’m the best in this business~You’ll love my work. Be warned: Many clients love the results so much they choose not to sell. Whether you like Hampton’s Beach, bohemian chic, French country, Scandinavian elegance, cutting-edge-modern, heritage villa... I can help.





Want a stunning Makeover for your own Home?

Ring me for a free consultation. I can then create a design and plan to suit your budget and time-frame. I specialise in quick turnarounds. I also know the pitfalls to avoid and where to start your makeover and where to stop. The good news is you don’t often need to spend a lot. You just need the smartest approach. Working with me is a stress-free process for you. I manage all of it and handle all the tradespeople and those “fun” endless questions.

From Low-return Rental to awesome Executive Let

Transform your low-return Auckland rental property into an awesome Executive Let with Kärlek. I work with my top team of trusted and professional tradespeople to get the work done on schedule in a seamless way. I work with clients around Auckland, in Mt Eden, Remuera and the Herne Bay Triangle. I care about achieving incredible results.



Woodside Road Mt Eden Makeover

Makeover to Sell


Selling your home (often your greatest asset) is a big deal, you only get one chance and it needs to be right! A Makeover To Sell is one of the most important steps to selling your home and as an Auckland Interior Designer, I can help you!

Rarawa Street Makeover

Makeover to Sell


It's all those little things that make your home feel beautiful. Antique items and furniture, one off pieces, quality glassware, plants and potted colour... I create beautiful, unique spaces with key pieces that add that extra special “something” to your home. As always, it's all about the detail.

Abi and her team have delivered everything we wanted, stress-free and on time. Once in the process of creating the vision, Abi was a whirlwind who had an amazing sense of purpose and flair. She has gone above and beyond to exceed our expectations and worked energetically to get our house ready. I would encourage anyone with a project to allow Kärlek Interior Design to take their dream and develop it into an amazing and unique reality.
— Margaret-Ann, Mt Eden


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Makeover to Sell

Pencarrow Avenue, Mt Eden

At a glance anyone could see this project was not one for the faint hearted.  Walls covered in black mould, threadbare carpets and lack of flow and natural light were the first challenges I faced when designing and renovating this beauty. This home had hidden grandeur and endless opportunities oozing from every architrave that needed to be brought back to life to reveal an incredible family home ...

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Makeover to Sell

Halston Road, Mt Eden

This beautiful Villa was another hidden gem, untouched for many years, it had also (as is typical of many of our Villas) been tinkered and added too over the last 100 years and had lost a lot of the Villa charm that we all love. It had so much personality and warmth, but it was intangible. You needed to be able to see it not just feel it, but it was hidden under 70’s wallpaper, vinyl floors, old carpet, small boxed rooms and even a 40 year old grape vine... 

A Drop of Faith. A Smidge of Sunshine.


It’s all about the “detail” including those intangible things, it’s often as much about how and what you “feel” when you enter a home that creates a connection as much as what you can see. This may sound obvious, but it is often overlooked. I adapt and evolve what you already have to create spaces that you will love, adding those intangibles, so the magic can happen.