Decorex Durban Features Extensive Designer Line-Up

Entrenched as the province’s premier décor, design and lifestyle expo, Decorex Durban 2018 is highlighting its dominance in the design space showcasing 17 of the region’s top interior and landscape designers as well as an array of new and popular curated features. This vibrant exhibition, sponsored by Plascon, is taking place at the Durban Exhibition Centre from 21 to 25 March.

“KwaZulu-Natal is truly rich with incredible design flair and influence, and the stunning selection of designers featuring at this year’s Decorex Durban will offer visitors an experiential journey of East Coast talent,” said Creative Director of Decorex, Anita Bloom. “It is quite an overwhelming experience trying to capture the essence of Durban which is why visitors are being given such an astounding collection of design examples, all offering a taste of this beautiful region’s warmth and style.”

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Durban Celebrities Show Support For Decorex Durban She Sheds Feature

Four iconic designers will be partnering with four influential celebrities in the dynamic She Sheds feature forming part of Decorex Durban – sponsored by Plascon – which is running at the Durban Exhibition Centre from 21 to 25 March. This uniquely feminine space will see regular outdoor sheds transformed a women’s retreat with each shed incorporating a touch of pink in support of the PinkDrive initiative.


“For this incredibly innovative feature, we are really excited to be welcoming designers and celebrities of such a high calibre,” said Anita Bloom, Creative Director for Decorex SA. “While providing unique perspectives and inspiration for the She Shed design at home, the She Sheds display will also give a significant boost to PinkDrive, assisting in creating awareness and raising funds for the fight against breast cancer.”

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3 Tips to staying on Trend in 2018 with Yard Seventeen

Yard Seventeen started from a desire to create beautiful furniture from beautiful timber.   They wanted their furniture to have a story of its own.  Reclaimed timber has that unique story. Over 100 years old, no two pieces of timber are alike. This gives depth and a unique character to each piece. Whether its shape is slightly irregular, the rough-hewn texture is varied, or there are some exposed knots, notches, or nails in the wood from a previous life.  This all adds to the uniqueness of the material and the richness of the story.

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Feast Of Food-Filled Flavour To Spice Up This Year’s Decorex Durban

The experience of viewing the best in KwaZulu-Natal’s décor, design and lifestyle will be suitably enhanced by sampling some of the region’s most irresistible food offerings at one of many gourmet stations and features across Decorex Durban, sponsored by Plascon. KZN’s premier décor, design & lifestyle expo, taking place at Durban Exhibition Centre from 21 to 25 March, promises to be a foodie’s dream as it plays host to leading local chefs and eateries all prepared to match style with extraordinary taste.

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Decorex Durban 2018 Esteemed Judging Panel

This year’s Decorex Durban boasts an incredible line-up of new features with a strong focus on the designer element, bringing in the region’s particular tastes, styles and #rhythmoflife trends. The province’s premier décor, design and lifestyle exhibition will feature a number of stylishly designed stands, the assessment of which requires the highest calibre of industry experts. Decorex Durban is excited to welcome four famed designers and creatives to the judging panel; Angela Rousseau, Ruth Duke, Kathrin Kidger and Nicola Ashe.

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