Setting the Scene is a comprehensive interior design company based in Dubai. We provide a complete, tailored service covering each and every aspect of your project. We create beautiful and stylish homes through our exacting attention to detail, an understanding of our clients tastes and design aspirations, and a precise awareness of timescales and budget. The result is a home that is not only beautifully designed, but if a quality that will sustain throughout the years.




The Team

Ruth Abela


established Setting the Scene in 2017. Ruth is from the UK, where she gained her Interior Design qualifications. Interior Design has been her passion for as long as she can remember. She moved to Dubai in 2008 to work in a well know architectural and interior design company. Dubai has influenced her style, as has regular travel which has broadened her internationally inspired design scope.