Category: Interior Designer

Kitchen Renovation

  There are days that I still can’t believe that I actually get to call this kitchen mine. Right from the initial sketches and planning of the space, the first thing we focussed on was how we wanted to use the space. How we would work in the space, where we would need things to […]

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Birthday Bedroom Makeover

This project has seriously been one of the most fun installations i have had! I have loved every second of pulling together all of the elements to make this space what it is. Our challenge was to create a fun and sophisticated bedroom for a young girl turning 13, who wanted a turquoise and grey bedroom. […]

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One year of abide

From small beginnings and the biggest challenge being trying to pick a name to opening up our first store space and stressing about admin, marketing and social media – this year has been full of many scary and wonderful surprises. I cant even begin to express how grateful i am to each family member, friend, client […]

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Decorex | The Conservatory

It was such an honour to be apart of Decorex Durban 2016. Our stand was in collaboration with Elle Kay Fabrics, brainstorming this space and mashing our patterned textiles together was challenging, but i am so happy with the fresh, contemporary and monochrome look we achieved. Deciding to go monochrome was an easy decision, with [...]
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How abide happened

I’m  Jen Mckenzie, owner of the brand Abide. I am also the designer, builder and manufacturer, homeware developer, illustrator & interior designer, and i absolutely love that i get to do what i love to do everyday ( cliche – but true ) Five things you should to know about me: 1. My full name is […]

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