Besides their usual offering of the latest lighting designs, the Christmas season sees Newport Lighting adding heaps of other covetable product, including homeware, to their lineup. Expect ceramic cactus vases, brightly toned pot plants, gold-rimmed carafes and glasses plus heaps more homeware that will totally titillate and inspire those stumped with what to get friends and loved ones this Christmas.
The continent’s premier décor and design show is now in its third year. May 2019 will see the third installment with Tonic designers Greg Gamble and Philippe van der Merwe as new creative directors. Visitors can expect many changes to the layout of the show as well as a brand new lineup of designers creating the show’s CoLab roomsets that remain the heart of the show. Design Joburg is presented with Rooms on View, as a show-within-a-show, so expect inspiring displays arranged as room sets with the best brands and best personalities in the industry.
With their first South African store having just opened its doors in Kramerville, Johannesburg, KARE brings an unapologetic style to the local décor and furniture market. The impressive 1000 square meter space on Appel Road carries the brand’s extensive range of furniture, lighting and accessories, renowned for its distinctly bold flavour. Tastes vary from one individual to the next, and that’s where KARE is victorious.
For centuries humanity has been extracting fiber from the wood of banana and bamboo trees to make fabric. This timeworn process is still employed today resulting in a yarn that is strong and luminous. The eco-advantages are also worth mentioning as the production of these fibers has less impact on the environment and they are completely biodegradable.
Gonsenhausers are thrilled to announce the arrival of a sophisticated collection of bamboo and banana silk rugs in an array of usable colours and the finest patterns plus a silky touch that will make you want to banish your shoes forever!