Decorex Cape Town kicks off next week on the 25th of April and this four-day feast of home décor ideas and inspiration is sure not to disappoint. Decorex Cape Town has put together a mix of the freshest and finest exhibitors, workshops and demonstrations, feature areas, beautifully decorated home-living ideas, plus plenty of fun pop-up restaurants and bars. If the image above is anything to go by, I’m certainly looking forward to seeing the ‘Bliss’ entrance feature put together by stylist Tracy Lee Lynch which highlights the cross stitch trend. You can read more about the exciting feature areas at the bottom of this post.
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Continue reading to find out more about the Decorex Cape Town feature areas
Bliss Entrance Feature – well known stylist and interior designer, Tracy Lee Lynch will depict the show theme, bliss, in a beautifully decorated entrance feature, highlighting the cross stitch trend with a sense of whimsical nostalgia at Decorex Cape Town.
Plascon Spaces – Proud sponsors of Decorex SA since its inception, Plascon will showcase the exciting 2013 colour palette “Balance” in a room setting transformed into four unique looks simply by paint. Witness how colour can bring a space to life and change it dramatically through different applications.
Plascon Spaces Studio – A dedicated and informed Plascon team will be on hand in-studio to answer any questions regarding paint, painting techniques, colour trends and paint surfaces. This team offers expert advice, loads of practical know-how and a wealth of ideas and experience.
Decorex Designer Spotlight – expected to be the most talked about installation at Decorex Cape Town this year. Decorex SA has commissioned designer Stephen Lasker to design and curate this show-stopping feature, showcasing the hottest trends in décor and design.
The Fresh Food Market – Foodie lovers can look forward to a selection of fresh, high-quality artisanal foods in a contemporary market vibe at the food market area. Food offering includes: gourmet burgers; meze platters; smoothie & juice bar and sweet treats.
The Fine Brandy by Design Cellar – Take a moment to relax while enjoying brandy cocktails and carefully selected food pairings within this moody cellar space.
The Tea Room – a blissful contemporary, collected space styled by well-known designer Adriaan Lochner. Complete with milkshake bar and delicious cakes on offer.
M-Net Cares Room to Grow by Mr Price Home – beautifully designed children’s interiors depicting room settings that cater to the different stages of a child’s development is the aim of this do-good décor initiative. Where child-friendly interiors and room settings will be showcased, catering to the different stages of childhood development, from a baby’s nursery, to a toddler’s play area, a tween’s haven, right through to a teenager’s escape zone. With the focus on the creation of spaces where children can grow, learn and play. All the furniture featured in the M-Net Cares Rooms to Grow by Mr Price Home will be donated to local underprivileged children’s home The Holy Cross Child and Youth Centre, supporting their growth needs.
Volvo #MADEFORYOU Designer Pods – Prestigious car brand, Volvo brings the #MADEFORYOU Designer Pods to Decorex Cape Town. Four of the Mother City’s hottest interior decorators have each test driven a Volvo to experience firsthand what makes this car brand so unique. Using inspiring characteristics as their starting point, the designers will interpret elements of the car into a cutting-edge room setting which embodies the design traits of each vehicle.
The Graham Beck Wine Bar by Wetherlys – A luxurious bar where selected Graham Beck wines and sparkling wines can be enjoyed alongside food pairings within a comfortable, understated and classic space beautifully put together by Wetherlys.
Samsung Inspire Theatre – Visitors can head to the Inspire Theatre for interactive talks, lifestyle demonstrations, cook offs and how-to’s by Cape Town’s finest food, restaurant and entertainment experts.
WDC 2014 – Decorex SA proudly supports World Design Capital Cape Town for 2014 and the efforts to showcase the very best design that South Africa has to offer.
Decorex Cape Town 2013 takes place from 25 – 28 April 2013 at the Cape Town International Convention Centre from 10:00 am to 07:00 pm.
Tickets: R70 for adults, R60 for pensioners and students, R10 for children U12
Trade day: Thursday 25th & Friday 26th April 2013 (register online)
For more information call 011 549 8300 or visit www.decorex.co.za.
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