The dream of Paisley and Bloom was started by Richen Vermeulen from the day she qualified as a professional Interior Designer. The showroom located at Thesen Island’s Boatshed lofts was opened in early 2015 when Richen decided to start her own business after having been in the interior decorating industry for no less than 12 years. Having qualified in 2003 in Cape Town, Richen soon moved to Knysna where she built up her client base over the past decade to include clients from all over the world.
With extensive experience in turn-key interior decorating projects, Richen’s experience and contacts within the industry allows her to create work and living spaces that compliments the personalities and lifestyles of her diverse clientèle. Richen’s meticulous attention to detail and refreshing creativity allows her to work with any type of installation, from classic and softer designs to modern, contemporary designs that features cutting-edge materials, finishes and components.