CREATIVE, PROFESSIONAL AND WELL-CONNECTED
Barbara is one of Australia’s preeminent interior designers and she has received international acclaim over her extensive career. With a portfolio that includes furnishing some of the Asia Pacific region’s most luxurious private residences and royal palaces, as well as the countless prestigious properties in Perth, Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and the Gold Coast.
With her husband Rob, Barbara established Le Mercier’s (Pacific) in 1999. To reflect their growing international recognition, Barbara and Rob invested in sole ownership and changed the name in 2008 to become International Interiors and what is now known as one of Australia’s leading retailers in luxury European furniture and interior design.
Barbara sets her benchmark at an extremely high standard, always ensuring her clients receive the top level of professional service with an uncompromising attention to detail and the highest quality products.
Passionate about classical interiors, Barbara is an expert in the field of luxurious and elaborate bespoke window furnishings and decorative bedding.
Throughout her impressive career, Barbara has formed close relationships with a select list of Europe’s most renowned manufacturers; this has provided the opportunity for Barbara to exclusively introduce these fine furnishings into the Australian market place.
Together with Barbara and the team, Dominic is involved in every aspect of the business; from international purchasing and sourcing of products, showroom merchandising, advertising, sales and marketing, business development, project management and interior design. Dominic also has extensive experience in tender preparation, bid management, client presentations and contract negotiations.
For more than a decade, he has worked closely with leading apartment developers and project marketers for high rise residential buildings, resorts and hotels providing furniture packages for investors and property management. He has also had the privilege of furnishing some of Australia’s most luxurious homes and penthouse apartments. To each project Dominic brings an eye for detail and delivers genuine personal attention to each client. He has a passion for contemporary design and enjoys the challenges of spatial planning and furniture layout.
During his extensive travel throughout Europe and Asia, Dominic has gained a wealth of experience as an international buyer and is responsible for our exclusive distribution agreements and portfolio of our prized collections. He has overseen production, quality control measures, packing, shipping and procurement.