Biography

From an early age Fatima Fernandez has always been interested and involved in design.

Over the years she has experienced the fields of textile, graphic and packaging design culminating in the realization that she had a natural eye and ability for 3D and space design. Leaning towards and concentrating on this area, she studied Interior Design at degree level.

She has continued to grow and mould her skills as an interior designer ever since and her love for all forms of design still endures.

Soon after graduation the initiative to work in Germany and take full advantage of the building boom resulted in amazing opportunities and close collaborations on a huge array of projects and designs covering significant corporate offices to high end residential and retail projects.

After 3 years she returned to London and commenced working with Nicholas Haslam at NH Designs in London. Having worked on a number of residential projects and a hotel in Barbados she was then approached by a top bespoke kitchen company to design exclusive line of kitchens for them and eventually becoming their Design Director. Gaining significant exposure in this arena culminating in one of her designs nominated as a finalist for a Design & Decoration award for best contemporary residential room, and winning best stand design at the House & Garden Fair for two consecutive years.

After a period of working in the kitchen industry and learning invaluable skills she returned to her interior design roots and worked as a freelance designer for Mark Humphrey Ltd. Here she was involved in the design and running of all the interior design projects, but also worked on designing a range of product collections from bespoke rugs, fabrics, home accessories to furniture and lighting pieces for Fendi Casa.

She then established Fatima Fernandez Interior Design and under her own brand has continued working on spectacular projects and has never looked back.

Fatima Fernandez graduated from Middlesex University with a BA Hons in Interior Design