A new year ushers in a time for rethinking your spaces and places. Some of the hottest design trends predicted in Dubai for 2016 are featured here.
1 Johnathan Saunders Delivers Creative Brilliance to The Rug Company
Known for his prodigious talent as a print maker and a fashion designer, Johnathan Saunders brings his creative brilliance and unique style to The Rug Company. Since exploding onto the international fashion scene, Saunders has been much lauded for his graphic prints and vibrant color combinations. Now Saunders lends his unmistakable style unto rugs with four new designs for The Rug Company. Herringbone, Nouvaeu, Hutton and Harrington all showcase Saunders’ masterful understanding of pattern and his astute flair for clashing incongruous colors, creating visual harmony in discord.
2 BenQ’s QisDesign Brings New Light to Interior Spaces
BenQ Middle East and Turkey, the internationally renowned provider of world-leading human technology and solutions, has unveiled new designs in its QisDesign brand of premium LED lamps. Style conscious consumers in the UAE can enjoy the new line of award-winning table, floor, wall, and suspension lamps from QisDesign. This sophisticated line of LED lamps provides elegant designs and consume low energy. According to Manish Bakshi Managing Director BenQ Middle East and Turkey: “The QisDesign brand philosophy is “imagine another possibility” as we combine innovative LED technology with sophisticated and imaginative designs.”
3 Cities Design Predicts Pastels, Pop Art, '70's Style Resurgence
Hazem Aljesr, Owner and Founding Managing Director of Cities Lifestyle Store, predicts the most popular design trends of 2016 will include architectural influence on interiors, pastel colors, pop art and pop culture features, Middle Eastern style reflected in marble and a resurgence of '70's decorating styles. Cities was created to introduce exceptionally crafted contemporary art and design to the region. Today it is one of the hautest locations in Dubai when it comes to interior design.
4 Classic Meets Contemporary Predicts INDEX Dubai
INDEX Dubai, the definitive international interiors and design event located in the Middle East, predicts contemporary and classic decor and furniture storming to the front of 2016 design concepts. Their annual event is taking place from 23-26 May 2016 in Dubai.
5 Elegance & Class Will Reign in Dining Areas
ALGEDRA, a premier luxury design group in the UAE has compiled some tips to make your dining area look classic.1. You can add gold and black to create a fantastic and luxurious decor. Also, add up some handmade golden accessories made by professionals to include a royal feeling to the area.2.“Off-white” with beige and brown for the carpet, accessories and curtains are a great idea. White curtains is also another brilliant idea because they add a special atmosphere to the dining area and wouldn't block the sunlight.3. Add glass cabinets to store glass goblets and plates. This cabinet is a basic piece next to the buffet in the classic dining area. This is one of the examples that distinguish the classic dining room from the modern one. It is important to not focus on not putting too many goblets and plates so they would lose their beauty.