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Top African Design Trends 2019

The top African Design Trends 2019 at Decorex Joburg. Images Gallery from Decorex Blog

African design and decor trends at Decorex Joburg.  51 320 Visitors descended on Gallagher Convention Centre from 7 to 11 August.

Hinged on this year’s theme ‘Designing for Africa – feels like home’, Joburg’s leading designers and suppliers featured on-trend interior solutions for the residential, retail and hospitality spaces through dynamic exhibitions and installations.

Arts, Furniture, Textiles and Crafts

African interior design trends at Decorex 2019 The Craft Collective, installation sponsored by the Department of Small Business Development ceramics, furniture, bags, jewellery and fashion accessories.

The Craft Collective, sponsored by the Department of Small Business Development.

The Craft Collective, a perennially popular installation sponsored by the Department of Small Business Development. Here, 60 craft producers from all nine provinces showcased their ceramics, furniture, bags, jewellery and fashion accessories. From crafts to fabrics, visitors found themselves comfortably submerged in Fabric Trend Bar by U&G Fabrics and Décor Identity, a dynamic textile element featuring the country’s premier fabric suppliers.

African trends Decorex textiles and fabrics

Fabric Trend Bar by U&G Fabrics and Décor Identity

Fresh trendy family bathroom trends at the Bathroom Project. Leading bathroom suppliers, WOMAG and Victorian Bathrooms, featured high-end fittings and appliances suited to residential and hospitality industries.

WOMAG and Victorian Bathrooms

WOMAG and Victorian Bathrooms

Family Room elegant modern design with Xperience Luxury – in collaboration with Max Fine, Theo Bothma Architects & Design and Luxury Living – taking the ‘Best Overall Stand’ award at the annual Decorex Joburg Exhibitor Stands’ Awards, while Task Interior Styling was named both ‘Best Décor Stand’ and ‘Best Newcomer’.

Leading furniture manufacturers curated the dynamic Decorex Urban Living Trend House by Mobelli Furniture + Living.

African design trends and decor at Decorex 2019

Create a Landscape, Best Deck, Easy Grass, and Calcimite – in the outdoor Garden of the Future Landscaping Feature. African trends in exterior design: sustainable gardening, exquisite furniture, and innovative landscaping solutions.

African Design Trends Urban Living Decorex, furniture, exterior design sustainable

Decorex Urban Living Trend House by Mobelli Furniture + Living. Decorex Joburg Patron, Stephen Falcke. A look behind the gilded curtain. Falcke also formed part of the speakers’ panel for the first-ever Instudio Trend Theatre powered by ABSA. Industry experts in business, design, and finance shared innovative solutions. The CPD-accredited forum featured: Nthabi Taukobong, Nondumiso Ncapai, Dave Nemeth, Claire Bond, Andrew Walker, Miguel Martins, Thulare Matlaba, Annika Lange, Chris Meyer and Esther Martins.

Decorex Joburg Patron, Stephan Falcke elegant design trends, 2019 behind the guided curtain

Decorex Joburg Patron, Stephan Falcke

The latest kitchen African Design Trends

Modern kitchen solutions from Eagle Shopfitters and Meraki Studio. Unveiled at Kitchen Design Project by Studio Collection with Nordiq Kitchens named as the 2019 kitchen design winner.

Nordiq Kitchens – Kitchen Design of the Year 2019 Decorex Joburg

Storage trends and kitchen decor

More kitchen inspiration could be found in The Trend Kitchen with Slavin and Company where designers maximised on storage using practical design and modern appliances.

Kitchen design trends South Africa Dark and Gold taps and fittings appliances

The Trend Kitchen with Slavin and Company

Functional lighting solutions are the perfect choice for kitchen settings. Lighting Project by Streamlight. The ultimate in creative and modern lighting solutions to alter the mood of any space!

African Design Lighting trends 2019, shapes, gold, chandelier

Lighting Project by Streamlight

Innovation in design

Setting the bar in local design trends. Decorex Joburg invited the city’s most dynamic interior designers to the 2019 installation programme. Taking top place was Decorex Designer Spotlight with Donald Nxumalo.

African Designer Donald Nxumal hospitality, furniture accessory design

Decorex Designer Spotlight with Donald Nxumal

Designing for Africa at Decorex Joburg 2019. Top African design trends in the kitchen, bathroom and living areas. Accessories, fittings and textile displays. There is so much design on Decorex days :).



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