CREATIVE STUDIOS LIMITED, an interior architectural designing firm in Dar es Salaam is headed by Sandra A. Mushi, a talented, creative and enthusiastic individual with over 15 years of experience ininterior design and architecture. With training and qualification in interior design from Cape Peninsular University of Technology in Cape Town, South Africa, Sandra brings a wealth of knowledge and subject matter expertise in this space with proven track record in the industry.
Influenced by her passion of the arts and design, Sandra sets out from the beginning with an intuitive approach that responds to the varying human needs of sanctuary and repose, display and simulation. Today, she shares her commitment to excellence and her pursuit for the extraordinary.
While aiming to provide first class interior and furniture design services, CREATIVE STUDIOS makes individuality our business drawing our inspiration from local and international cultures, nature and innovation.
CREATIVE STUDIOS takes prides in our ability to translate a design from drawing board to reality.
CREATIVE STUDIOS strives to create and design interior spaces that add value to the building and experience within each space. The interior design services offered in new as well as refurbishment projects, from the conceptualization stage to snagging and handing over include;
CREATIVE STUDIOS prides herself in the ability to translate a design from drawing board to reality.
Sandra has extensive experience in designing and implementing various architectural as well as interior architectural design projects. Her earlier design projects in Tanzania, when working for M D CONSULTANCY-architects include IMMMA House, PPF Conference Centre, Kilimanjaro Kempinski Hotel and African Tulip Boutique Hotel Arusha.
Sandra experience is also in space layout and designing office furniture while working for Ergoform PTY – creating products conforming to the client’s corporate image. Products include reception desks, boardroom tables, screening systems as well as bars. Earlier major projects she has carried out include BoE Bank, BKS, Potgieter Group, Medscheme, Novare, Ministry of Water Affairs and Swiss Re Abvest.
When in South Africa, Sandra worked for The Design Company also worked specifically on the Woolworths Project and The Foschini Group’s @home Project. Major projects include Woolworths Century City, Woolworths Menlyn, Woolworths Claremont Fish Market, Woolworths Piet Retief, Woolworths Vryheid, Woolworths Hans Strydom – all in South Africa as well as Woolworths Lobatse, Woolworths Dubai, Woolworths Bahrain and Woolworths Abu Dhabi; Foschini Group’s @Home projects included @Home Eastgate, @Home Menlyn and @Home Century City.
Sandra is also a poet and a published author of RHYTHM OF MY RHYME, a collection of poems and STAINS ON MY KHANGA, a collection of short stories and poems.
Miriam is a young vibrant interior designer who is drawn by her love of indoors. She is set to design spaces that are comfortable, functional and which motivates users to accomplish their goals. Attaining her inspiration from nature on how every element is uniquely created yet interconnected. She aims in creating aesthetically pleasing spaces with individuality that blends with its surroundings. She is armed with space planning, computer-aided designing, and 3d visualization skills, which allows her to achieve her design goals while serving clients in realizing their dreams of spaces they will love to live in. Miriam is also eagerly expanding her knowledge in project management and supervision. Miriam is looking to bloom in the design field while focusing on creating world-class hospitality and living spaces.
Interior Architect and Designer
Tanzania born and raised, England schooled, aspiring, bilingual Interior Architect and Designer, Neemaeli has been lucky enough to soak up the rich arts and cultures from the countries she has travelled to. Her personal love for art started at a young age. She later discovered interior design which she fell in love with. Neemaeli knew that she had to pursue a career in this field – of which she successfully did at the University of Hertfordshire, England. She is armed with space planning, computer aided designing and 3D visualisation skills which allows her to be able to push herself in different mediums in order to let her clients visions come to fruition in a timely fashion. Neemaeli is also furtively expanding her knowledge in project management, as well as supervision. She aims to grow further within this field and aims to stretch herself thin in order to cover as many avenues necessary to achieve client satisfaction, through designing functional and beautiful world-class spaces
It was through working in marketing and sales that Rose realised that she was drawn towards well designed
spaces. This was further confirmed during her travels when working as a flight attendant where she
would ask about different architectural design styles and finishing materials.
With a growing passion of creating beautiful, functional spaces, Rose then decided to pursue an Interior Design Diploma at BHC School of Design in Cape Town, South Africa. The only registered interior design institution in Cape Town that specializing entirely and only in Interior Design Education. She then discovered her style to be industrial modern as she likes to pull rustic texture into a contemporary aesthetic.
Rose believes the best part of design is connecting with the client and understand what their needs are for space in the most comprehensive way. Rose also enjoys doing creative project that challenge her interior designing skills and creativity constantly, believing that creativity in design is something that has no limits.
Quantity Surveyor & Project Manager
A graduate from Ardhi university with a degree in Building Economics, Sylvia is a goal achiever and a
great time manager. This gives her a passionate drive in project management as her main focus in
the field is to see a target reached on time. Once a goal is set Sylvia puts on a drive mode and
stays motivated while steering the wheel to the end of road.
A bonus of construction economics, construction management and cost management knowledge makes out for her best growing skills in project management. The love she has for beautiful spaces and art makes her the best project manager in the interior design projects.
Sylvia aspires to combine her skills, passion, experience and strengths to make the best project manager and a quantity surveyor out.
Rachel is the first voice you hear when you call and the first smiling face you see when you enter our
office. Being a passionate generalist, she enjoys what life has to offer her and is always interested
in trying new things.
As an experienced team leader in multiple projects and industries in both public and private sector, Rachel draws on her depth of experience to craft creative solutions that ensure a clients’ satisfaction. Passionate about problem solving and a true people-person, she loves that she can combine the two in her profession.
Rachel understands that it is okay to color outside the lines, and seeks to blur the hard edges of the world. While continually absorbing the world around her, she is able to filter the noise and focus on the fundamentals of any obstacle.
With Rachel, things might seem unlikely, but not impossible.
The professional interior architect/ designer is a person qualified by education, experience and recognized skills. This profession is the art of coordinating and managing projects to create a functional, but also pleasing space within a building. An interior architect/designer, therefore:
The professional interior decorator is a person qualified by education, experience and recognized skills. However, an interior decorator is not required to take any formal training or schooling. This professional mainly involves individual talent or skills to work with fabrics, room layouts and furniture styles. They give a room personality and can help clients choose colours, purchase furniture and household accessories. An interior decorator, therefore:
A professional designer will help clients to find the best value and quality. They should consider all of the client’s ideas and find ways for them to achieve their goals.
The contract should outline not only the legal terms but also the plans that you and your designer have discussed.