Design Federation

About Design Federation.

Design Federation is a New Zealand based multi-disciplinary design agency with heart. Based around a passion for design, creativity and innovation we bring something special to each and every client. Our fun and effective team work with you to bring the WOW factor to your home or business.


Annabel Berry
Annabel Berry

Director (BCom, Dip Interior Des, Dip Event Mant)

Annabel Berry founded Design Federation in 2012 based around a passion for all things design. Her philosophy is to bring creativity and fresh ideas to enhance a client’s home, brand or business.

Annabel is passionate about working and living in North Otago and partnering with local businesses and customers to enhance the region.

With husband Simon they have three children Mia, Jackson and Boe.

Annabel is a Founding Member of Grow North Otago, and has memberships with the Otago Chamber of Commerce, Venture Waitaki and the Designers Institute of New Zealand.


Meghan Nockels

Design Assistant


Meghan joined Design Federation in July 2015. With a background in textiles and extensive knowledge of fabrics, Meghan is also a qualified canvas fabricator with experience in upholstery. Meghan has a focus on styling and home staging with a flair for design that is reflected in her ability to make and create to suit any requirement.

Meghan is a born and bred North Otago girl and with her husband Ash they have settled happily in Oamaru, recently getting married and are now enjoying renovating their first home.