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ASID Award Winning Designer.

Laura has been providing Interior Design service and space planning solutions to southern California clients for over 23 years, with total industry experience exceeding 35 years. She is formally educated, and is a Certified Interior Designer, a Certified Master Kitchen & Bath Designer, and has successfully achieved the prestigious NCIDQ Certification. Memberships include National Kitchen & Bath Association, American Society of Interior Designers, and California Council for Interior Design Certification. Additional accolades include an ASID 2015 Gold Award for excellence in Interior Design for Master-Bath Design.


She is a southern girl born and raised in Atlanta Georgia. She attended American Intercontinental University in Atlanta where she received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Interior Design.

Laura’s career has developed and expanded in the Kitchen and Bath Industry. She has worked with several cabinet manufactures from startup to high end companies. She has held various positions including; Interior Designer, Senior Kitchen Designer, Project Design Manager and Manufactures Representative. Her corporate positions include; Design Director, Kitchen Bath Design Director, Showroom Operations Manager, and Vice President of Operations. Laura has given back to the industry in the form of apprenticeships and a mentoring program for students from the Mt. San Antonio College (Mt. SAC) located in Walnut, California. She has also taught at Mt. SAC College and Saddleback College in the Interior Design Program with the curriculum of the approved NKBA standards for the Kitchen and Bath Studio Design Classes. 

It is a tremendous blessing and privilege to be a part of enriching a clients home and promoting wealth of life and memories for years to come.


Laura Mergens Sullivan designed our new Master Bathroom remodel project. Laura produced a gorgeous design which encompassed each detail we requested and then provided detailed, to-scale drawings which facilitated both the bidding process and clarity for the contractor's scope of work. We found Laura to be professional, creative, and timely. Her contributions to making our vision a reality were invaluable. We highly recommend her design services.Read More

I have just begun working with Laura on my project and am very grateful that she was willing to pick up the mess another designer left. Working with her is a wonderful experience. She is very responsive and professional. Her experience and knowledge of design are extensive, and she is willing to help you achieve the style you desire. I needed someone to work out a lighting design for me and found her more than satisfactory in this area. Highly recommended.Read More

Laura helped me create my dream professional office space. I was hesitant, reluctant, and overwhelmed at first however, she constantly provided assurance that the space would be fabulous. We worked together throughout the whole process. I was able to pick and choose the things that I liked and I did not like. Everything was focused around my dream of having a blue velvet couch for my space. I am beyond amazed by the final product. I have not only clients ask me about my office space, I also have other professionals constantly complementing me about how beautiful the space is. I love everything about it! Will use her again and recommend her for your project!Read More

From initial design to project completion, Laura Sullivan has been a pleasure to work with. Laura demonstrates respect and thoughtful consideration toward customers and contractors alike. She works hard at meeting the needs and preferences of each and every client; providing a unique design for each project. Laura is creative while guiding her clients in making their kitchen and bathrooms functional and beautiful. Having remodeled hundreds of kitchens and bathroom, our company knows the importance of detailed and precise designs. When a project is carefully planned, it makes the contractor’s job seamless and rewarding. This has been our experience while working with Fine Designed Interiors. Collaborating with Laura has allowed us to help realize the dreams and imaginative designs that homeowners have for their living spaces.Read More

Laura was very instrumental in getting our kitchen completed when the manufacturer had closed it's shop and the parent company was dragging their feet to complete our kitchen project.Read More

It was a pleasure to have worked with Laura at Fine Designed Interiors. She helped me create my dream kitchen last summer and I'm still in awe every time I walk into the kitchen. Laura is very knowledgeable, accommodating and confident. She also has superb taste having recommended me the kitchen island light fixture that sets off the entire room. I highly recommend working with Laura and believe she will help make your vision a reality.Read More

I renovated 1.5 baths and a dressing area in 2015. After being abandoned by another designer I found Laura. She listened to my frustration and the ideas I had. She enhanced my ideas with her expert design ideas. She was also willing to work with a couple of contractors that I had for electrical and tile work. The end result were bathrooms and dressing area that I love, are very functional, and we both love the design. Laura gave me the right timing and costs for the project, and she worked well with the installers and my contractors. I hope I can work with her on future projects.Read More

My husband and I utilized Fine Design Interiors last year and we were greatly satisfied. The challenge for us was blending our styles together into one living area. Laura helped us find that common ground. We were able to achieve a design style that reflected both of us! Her services for us included space planning, furniture, window treatments, color coordination, and accessories. She is delightful to work with and we both would highly recommend her!Read More

I have worked with Laura for almost 15 years and on many fantastic projects form San Diego to West Lake Village. Her Designs are well thought out and make the best use of space for her clients. I look forward to working with her on many more projects in the future.Read More

My job was not the easiest kitchen remodel due to structural issues with irregular walls, floors and plumbing constraints, and other challenges. However, Laura was there every step of the way assuring me that every challenge encountered due to structural was resolved in a timely decisive manner. Her fine eye for design and her meticulousness to detail created a beautiful kitchen that I have desired for a long long time. I am so very glad that I met Laura because she made the entire project worth waiting for and perfect!! I would highly recommend her for your next kitchen remodel project! MariaRead More

Laura designed our kitchen and entertainment center and did an amazing job! She is very talented and has great vision. Both the kitchen and the entertainment unit turned out great and we continue to get compliments on both! So of course when we bought a new house she was the one we called to help us with our next project of creating an entertainment unit. Laura is very personable and we also enjoy spending time with her while working on our projects!Read More

I hired Laura to draw up design plans for my kitchen addition/renovation and was impressed with not only her design ideas but also her knowledge of construction and building regulations. Laura's very easy to get along with, listens well and works with you in regard to your own design ideas, your interests and, of course, your budget.Read More

We have manufactured and installed window coverings and bedding for Laura in many homes over the last 12 years. She uses great fabrics and has very innovative designs. Her client's have always been pleased with their designs. Most of all she is very easy to work with, provides detailed paperwork and designs that are easy to follow and is always professional.Read More

We hired Laura for all the cabinets in a new beach home which needed to be very contemporary and unusual. She definitely fulfilled our request.....from all the space planning, design concept, cabinetry finessing and layout, project coordination, unique ribbed aluminum and brushed steel textures, juxtaposition of glossy and matte materials along with complete installation support Overall, she was totally professional, thorough...and patient especially as we needed to make some last minute refinements around changing code issues.. We considered her a member of the total home completion team - architect, builder ,owners and Laura! This home and most of the cabinets were featured in the March, 2014, issue of San Diego Home and Garden Lifestyles magazine.Read More

“I contracted with Fine Designed Interiors approximately three years ago for a full service remodel of my condominium; including Kitchen, three baths and other areas. Renovation/remodeling services included selections of paint, flooring, moldings, tile, cabinetry, countertops, furnishings, art work, lighting, and space planning. Laura is a very talented professional designer. I would highly recommend her for you next interior, kitchen and bath project. I love my Kitchen and Master Bathroom!” Diana PuskasRead More