• PAN Emirates Home Furnishings unveils its cushions collection
• PAN Emirates Home Furnishings showrooms in Dubai, Sharjah, Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, and Fujairah in the UAE.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 23 June 2019: Comfort comes in all shapes and sizes. And when it comes to PAN Emirates, it also comes with various textures and colour options.
As the weather changes, and the scorching sun beats down on the region, it’s time to spend more time indoors. Gone are the barbeques and in come the movie nights, sitting on the couch, popcorn and snacks in hand.
Add a touch of comfort and elegance to your couch with the range of cushions available at PAN Emirates. No matter what the colour or design theme in your home, with the wide range of cushions available in store and ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 18 June 2019: With father’s day just around the corner, you’ve officially hit the time to search for quirky gifts. He may not win an award for the longest phone conversation but he surely deserves to get something special for being an awesome dad. IKEA, the region’s favorite Swedish home furnishing retailer has a wide range of offerings for someone who’s got it all. You want something that’s not only a thoughtful gift but should be functional enough to not just lay around the house catching dust.
Here are five must-haves from IKEA to make your dad feel even more special:
FIXA Screwdriver/drill, li-ion, 14.4 V
For the dad who’s always in the middle of a home improvement project with grease smeared all over - The FIXA series ......read more
A sneak peek into the brand’s creative innovations for the upcoming year by Inma Bermúdez, Claus Meyers, Greyhound Original Bangkok, Ori and Zandra Rhodes amongst many other renowned brands.
United Arab Emirates, 17 June 2019: IKEA, the region’s favourite Swedish home-furnishing retailer, gave its customers a glimpse of all the exciting upcoming collaborations with globally acclaimed artists, designers and brands for them to look forward to in 2020. The latest IKEA developments related to product designs, sustainability features, healthy living elements, food market, and much more were unveiled at IKEA’s biggest event in Sweden, Democratic Design Days. This year’s event focused heavily on sustainable solutions for a positive impact on people and the planet, as well as creative home ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 16 June 2019: Over the years we have either received advice or accumulated beliefs on bedroom decoration and mattress use that may not be as relevant today as they may have been in the past. They may also be complete myths and so we wanted to identify a few and debunk them. Whether these myths are based on design, mattresses or storage, IKEA is always looking to shed a new perspective on misconceptions while creating awareness on the important facts.
Here are our top six Bedroom Decoration and Mattress Myths Debunked.
Myth 1: A firmer mattress is better for the back.
The truth is, each body is different, and the firmness of a mattress is not a one-size-fits-all solution if you have a back problem. For some, softer mattresses may be the solution but for others a ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 16 June 2019: Society is becoming increasingly aware of the importance of environmentally responsible interior design. As a result, more and more customers seek to incorporate sustainability principles into their homes. With this huge shift towards opting for ethically sourced materials, which are more durable in the long run, Home and Soul Dubai have fast become the go-to home stores in the region for their huge offering of environmentally-friendly designs.
Rattan Chairs: The Rattan material is one of the most popular decorative items currently trending, due to its weather-resistant nature and low maintenance requirement. The lounge chair (AED 800) at Home and Soul is curated using eco-friendly and environmentally safe materials.
Eco-friendly consoles: This console also come ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 02 June 2019: When it comes to designing the ideal home, every designer understands that furniture can make or break a space. Choosing the right pieces can elevate the aesthetic of any room, from handmade chairs, exquisite chandeliers to marble printed tables.
Below are some of trends to keep on the radar for this year with some expert tips from Home and Soul:
Go bold: A statement pendant light truly sets the tone of any room. The structural design can create originality and add a hint of freshness to any dull room. A standout fixture can really draw the eye and set of the space, so go ahead and be experimental. This Hanoi pendant (AED 525) available at Home and Soul made from natural seagrass helps create a contemporary environment.
L-Shaped Sofas: Corner sofas have ......read more
● GROHE Composite Sinks in two colors and five designs complement established range of stainless-steel sinks
● GROHE Kitchen Colors transform faucets and sinks into colorful kitchen highlights
● Made-to-measure waste systems are compatible with GROHE Blue and GROHE Red water systems
30 May 2019: Filling pots, preparing food and doing the dishes after a delicious meal: Oftentimes things have to go fast and it can get a little hectic when it comes to hot pots and pans. The work area around the kitchen sink plays a crucial role in this process and is used countless times day after day and encounters high levels of stress.
At the same time, the kitchen is increasingly becoming the focal point of everyday life. Style and design are more and more important across all price ......read more
United Arab Emirates, 29th May 2019: Families are at the core of IKEA’s business: old and young, traditional and modern, by birth or choice. In the UAE, IKEA faces a challenge to be relevant to all of them, due to the population being composed mostly of expats. To show that IKEA has relevant solutions for all cultures, the brand launched the ‘Real-Life Series’, where it recreated rooms from some of the most popular television shows. The series was designed to serve as inspiration to IKEA’s diverse audience and demonstrate the variety of ways its furniture and solutions could be used.
The Swedish brand chose three of the of the most iconic family rooms on TV – Friends, The Simpsons and Stranger Things – and tasked a research team to replicate them, using IKEA furniture ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 27 May 2019: IKEA, the region’s favorite Swedish home-furnishing retailer, shares tips on creating a bright playful bedroom that can easily evolve with your child’s growth while inspiring their creativity. Whether it is furniture, textiles or lighting, many of IKEA’s ideas and products are timeless and can be applied in several different ways to suit the needs at different ages.
As a start, think about playful lighting. In addition to brightness and warmth, the way the light is encased can set a variety of playful tones. For example, a theme that children love is the circus. Imagine your child having their own shining circus tent at home. With the new TROLLBO pendant lamp, that’s inspired by a circus tent, with a flag at the top in the form of cord decorations, the joy ......read more
LG TWINWash Machines are Designed to Preserve Water, Time and Energy
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 23, 2019: LG Electronics (LG) continues to invest in eco-friendly tech-nologies to help consumers in the UAE live more sustainably.
The LG TWINWash introduced consumers to the world’s first wash and spin which can handle two loads at the same time. Its arrival signified a new era in appliance design, where accomplishing the demands of daily life can now be achieved with ease and con-venience.
Studying how laundry is done around the world, LG’s TWINWash machines are de-signed factoring in how people navigate their daily routines and with high performance and efficiency in mind. Recognizing that consumers prefer to do separate loads of laun-dry for varied fabrics, but that they also have less time ......read more
New AI Processor with LG Neural Engine Designed for Use in Various Products
Including Robot Vacuum Cleaners, Washing Machines and Refrigerators
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 22, 2019: As part of its strategy to accelerate the development of AI devices for the home, LG has developed its own artificial intelligence chip (AI Chip) with proprietary LG Neural Engine to better mimic the neural network of the human brain to greatly improve the processing of deep learning algorithms.
The AI Chip incorporates visual intelligence to better recognize and distinguish space, location, objects and users while voice intelligence accurately recognizes voice and noise characteristics while product intelligence enhances the capabilities of the device by detecting physical and chemical changes in the environment. The chip ......read more
May 21, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
Cushions, rugs and poufs can have a massive impact on the aesthetic of any room. They add a personal stamp on any room decor allowing to make the overall look cohesive. Transforming your living room into a sanctuary is all about channeling an environment that inspires and calms you and with these neutral decorative pieces one will be able to do so. So whether you wish to make your home even cosier or you feel like changing things up a bit, Home and Soul Dubai offers a new range of cushions, poufs and rugs that are a perfect way to transform a tired interior.
Here are a few elegant items that can help spruce up any room:
Add a Pouf for that traditional charm:
Poufs act as the the ideal versatile accent piece of any home, with its dual use. They're the perfect perch for your feet after ......read more
Up your interior game with statement pieces from Italian furniture brands at discounted prices
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 19, 2019: Upscale furniture retailer, Western Furniture has announced its Best Buy Sale of envy-inducing collection from various Italian, German and Spanish furniture brands such as Adriani e Rossi, Bonaldo, Calligaris, Draenert, Flou, Gamma International, Kristalia, Minni Forms, Natuzzi Italia, Reflex Angelo, Tomasella, Zanette and Tonin Casa.
The Best Buy sale features select pieces of the world’s leading Italian contemporary furniture, lighting and home accents from sofas to sideboards, sectionals, statement chairs, benches, armchairs, barstools and tables, dining tables, beds, cabinets and bookshelves, upholstery, decorative accessories including mirrors, vases, rugs, vibrant ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 16th May 2019: Leading department store, Robinsons has launched its dreamy new home collection for Ramadan and Eid, presenting luxury homeware beside this season’s fashion must-haves.
With an impressive selection of brands and exquisite designs to choose from, shoppers need look no further than the UAE’s largest department store to help them relax and unwind this holy month in the comfort of their own home.
The new collection features products ranging from tableware and serve ware to decorative pieces, showcasing luxurious and contemporary designs ideal for iftar and Suhur and perfect for all interior design styles.
Shoppers will be able to admire the most sought-after pieces at Robinsons this season, from tropical printed cushions and majestic table ......read more
UAE is among the 100 countries to feature the all-new Apple TV app on all 2019 Samsung Smart TVs and select 2018 models
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 15, 2019: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. announced that beginning today, all 2019 Samsung Smart TVs and select 2018 TV models with a firmware update will feature the all-new Apple TV app in more than 100 countries and offer AirPlay 2 support in 176 countries – including the UAE. Samsung customers are now able to enjoy Apple TV channels and iTunes movies and TV shows on Samsung Smart TVs.
“For the last decade, Samsung has been at the forefront of offering the broadest selection of content available to consumers on our Smart TV platform.” said Won-Jin Lee, Executive Vice President, Visual Display Business at Samsung Electronics. “As the first TV ......read more
Dubai, UAE; May 12, 2019: The world’s most unique wicket door with trip-free threshold and thermal break is now available in the Middle East from Hormann, the market leader in residential, industrial and commercial doors.
Only Hormann offers the wicket door with a stainless steel trip-free threshold that is only 10 mm in the centre and 5 mm high at the sides at the moment. The wicket door in the garage door lets you easily access whatever you have in your garage, such as gardening tools, bikes or wheelbarrows. It reduces the risk of tripping up and makes it easier to wheel things through.
According to Darius Khanloo, Managing Director, Hormann Middle East & Africa, “Our new wicket door design helps to maintain the thermal integrity of the door leaf. One of the major benefits of our design is the unique, trip ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 13, 2019: Better Life recently unveiled the unique and exclusive Dolce & Gabbana Fab28 hand painted Smeg refrigerator with the theme “Blind Love”. The fridge is among 100 unique fridges with each with a unique design a story behind it. This exclusive piece is on view at Better Life Showroom in Mall of the Emirates.
‘Blind Love’ is inspired by the exploits of the paladins of France, and accentuated by whites, blues, reds and greens that characterise the traditional Sicilian cart decorations. On the front panel are scenes from the Sicilian poetic marionette theater. The sides feature two horse heads in full regalia. The top reinforces the colourful friezes that dominate the entire surface.
The event which was held at the ESAG Design Hub at d3 also ......read more
Precise control: LED display indicates exact water temperature
Versatile use: Thanks to its D-shape, the faucet fits both round and square bathroom products
Need-oriented: Further versions with pull-out or swivel spout ensure maximum comfort
Dubai, United Arab Emirates , 08 May 2019: The bathroom becomes smart – as in many other areas of our life, intelligent technologies make for a more convenient, simplified daily routine and increase the quality of life for the user. With its latest innovation GROHE Plus, the global brand for complete bathroom solutions introduces a smart faucet as part of the launch of its Plus line, which provides exact water degree control thanks to a precise temperature indicator.
This allows users to tailor the water temperature precisely to ......read more
May 07, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
Our homes are our little havens that can be designed to become a peaceful retreat to both relax and unwind after a long day. In today's world, it is more important than ever to create a calm and serene space that allows you to recharge and with a little help from Home and Soul Dubai we can do just that.
Carol Sukkar, Founder of Home and Soul Dubai, shares her top tips on how one can create that harmonious environment:
Enhance the comfort with soft cushion: You can combine different colour combinations for a unique appeal and to help create that perfect creative design. The Zen White Cushion (AED 275) is available at Home and Soul provide a fun yet sophisticated appeal with the traditional tassels.
Choose an accent console piece: Pairing a console with a mirror can make the room feel bigger and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 30, 2019: This April launch is about making room for better habits. It’s about making time to live a more conscious and caring life regarding sustainability. The materials are natural and the colours span from neutral, earthy tones to different shades of blue.
We’re welcoming furniture made in rattan, lamps and plant pots in bamboo and rugs made of wool. These materials give a natural feeling and are easily mixed with other styles in a home. Textiles are big this launch, from quilt covers to cushion covers, as well as textile collections for a baby’s nursery and children’s bedroom. To go with all the lovely patterned bedlinen, there are beds including a traditional metal bed frame, an extendable children’s bed and a classic baby cradle. The bathroom also gets an update with ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 30, 2019: We are all MasterChef’s, at least in the walls of our house – from prepping our early morning Suhoor meals to elaborate Iftar menus, our kitchen is usually the busiest during this month. With Ramadan right around the corner, feast preps are going to be made easier with newly launched Solis kitchen appliances.
Solis products are now available at all Better Life showrooms in Dubai and Abu Dhabi, as well as e-commerce platforms including Sharaf DG, Emax, Carrefour, Souq.com, Noon.com and Sprii.com.
The sleek, minimalist Essence design reflects the trend towards timeless elegance
GROHE completes its offer: bathtubs complement the concept of full bathroom solutions
Expansion of PerfectMatch: Essence harmonises with several faucet lines
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 24 April 2019: Reduced to its essentials and yet hard to beat in terms of aesthetics: lusciously curved, organic forms, slim and highly functional. Based on the reduction to pure elegance, a bathroom design line has been created that exposes the beauty of ceramics presented in its purest form – Essence.
The washbasins and vessel basins as well as toilets and bidets feature natural, delicate lines. As a full bathroom solutions supplier, GROHE will also be offering bathtubs as part of the new Essence ceramic line starting in April, ......read more
Mall Gift Cards worth AED 50,000 will be up for grabs weekly; shoppers can triple their chances by spending with selected international homeware and furniture stores
Shoppers can win two-hour interior design sessions at Dubai’s inaugural Home Festival from April 18 until May 1
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 21, 2019: From statement furniture to homeware sporting this season’s geometric patterns and concrete accents, let your home reflect your personality with vibrant collections at City Centre Mirdif.
From April 18 until May 1, City Centre Mirdif will be part of Dubai’s inaugural Home Festival, a new initiative to showcase the growing home furnishing and appliances industry in Dubai, and offer residents opportunities to win big when they shop at participating home ......read more
GROHE expands smart toilet portfolio with appealing solutions for every need
Manual bidet seat: Cleaning with water, without power connection
Sensia Arena: from the individual settings to the innovative antibacterial features, greatest possible convenience and hygiene
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 17 April 2019. In recent decades, the bathroom has changed from a pure functional area to a comfortable living space. The demands on toilets continue to increase which plays a decisive role in the daily routine of hygiene. This is exactly where GROHE comes into play with its new manual bidet seat for toilet ceramics. With the alternative to the fully integrated GROHE Sensia Arena smart toilet the pleasant and nurturing cleaning with water is now possible when using the toilet at an attractive price and without ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 14, 2019: While the humility and spirituality are at the heart of the holy month of Ramadan, changing your immediate environment can both set the tone and introduce an aura of peace and calm.
Whether you’re hosting an Iftar, a Suhoor soiree or just looking to simply update your homeware for the special occasion, then look no further than Home and Soul Dubai, as they have plenty of items that can help decorate your home for the festive period.
Bangkok Pendant (895 AED): This stunning light fixture lends itself to offering a warm and serene environment making it the perfect option for creating that traditional charm during the holy month.
Lisbon Décor Vase (375 AED): Individual bespoke pieces give originality to each section of the house. Vases are a wonderful way to add an organic touch ......read more
The leading German paint manufacturer unveils green buckets, made of recyclable food grade plastic to reduce the burden on environment.
Dubai, UAE, April 11, 2019: Caparol Paints, a global provider of German paints and coating solutions, has announced the rebranding of its product packaging with new green buckets. With a ‘Go Green’ motto, the new look-and-feel of Caparol ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 07, 2019: Helmii, the UAE’s first online, customised furniture store, has partnered with interior designer Kathryn Hawkes, founder of HOUSE of HAWKES, for their first-ever collaboration. Together they have designed and manufactured a stylish new bed with removable covers for the entire frame. Whilst this is not uncommon for sofas, this is a first for beds in the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 01, 2019: Lighting is an essential ingredient when you’re decorating a room – not the afterthought that many of us consider, especially as the right lighting can lift your spirits and make you more relaxed and productive.
If you’re tempted to spend more of your time picking out furnishings or puzzling over layouts, remember that lighting can ......read more
The new design collection brings together décor elements that can accentuate any space
Dubai, UAE (28 March 2019): Natuzzi Italia, one of the internationally acclaimed Italian luxury furniture brands, launched the new Icon collection consisting of modular sofa, side tables, end tables and lamps.
Designed by Michele Menescardi, the collection is inspired by the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 26, 2019: With spring comes a new opportunity to revitalise your home. And what better way, than to explore all the sumptuous colours that Spring has in store. Composed of rich, deep hues alongside lighter warm and cool neutrals, this year’s colour collection is a modern version of old-school elegance and refinement. A selection of dark hues expresses a worldly, ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 21, 2019: Paul Raymund P. Cortes, Consulate General of Philippines, Dubai visited regions fastest growing retailer Danube Home at Al Barsha showroom and met with Philippine community to give them a motivational speech and also opened door to discuss problems of the community face to face.
Paul Raymund P. Cortes, Consulate General of Philippines, Dubai said: “For ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 21, 2019: The coffee table occupies a unique place in the heart of a living area where ideas and conversations are brewed over, so choosing the perfect design can certainly have an impact on one’s home. With endless options available in the region, Carol Sukkar from Home and Soul Dubai shares her top tips on how to select your dream coffee table without the extra ......read more
A survey responded by over 2,500 residents in Qatar sheds light on how habits in the bedroom and organisation can have an effect on overall wellbeing
Dubai, March 21, 2019: This month IKEA conducted a survey to understand people’s habits, organisation concerns and associations to their bedrooms. The independent online survey gathered findings from 2500 respondents spread ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 21, 2019: About a year ago the first part of DELAKTIG was launched: a platform for living for you to customise and adapt to all the twists and turns of your life. Now it’s time for part two. Together, IKEA and industrial design icon, Tom Dixon, have designed the one piece of furniture you might ever really need in life...
“We called it an open platform ......read more
Robot vacuums are growing in popularity – combining convenience with performance
Dubai, UAE: 14 March 2019: Reducing the tedious and time-consuming task of cleaning is empowering. Today, cordless and lightweight robot vacuums take cleaning to a whole new level with their versatility and efficiency. It’s no surprise that consumers are beginning to prefer smart ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 14, 2019: Many of us have been there: dreaming of long vacations far, far away from the routines of every day. We’re right there with you. Although, mounds of time off on lavish adventures is not always possible to achieve. Nonetheless, there’s a common need to let go and reset once summer comes around.
So, this summer is all about catching those ......read more
Dubai, UAE; March 11, 2019: Hormann, the market leader in residential, commercial and industrial doors, has launched their double skinned LPU 67 sectional garage doors that open vertically upwards and can be suspended under ceiling to save space.
It offers excellent thermal insulation achieved by sections with thermal break with a U-value of 0.33 W/ (m²·K), a very ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 11, 2019: Home and Soul Dubai, the unique lifestyle concept store, introduces its brand-new collection this month and we are already redesigning our living spaces to incorporate the latest pieces within our homes.
With a nod to the mid-century era, each item oozes with both elegance and minimalism ensuring they will give any room an instant update. From the new ......read more
Make yourself a home
Abu Dhabi, UAE, March 11, 2019: The moment has arrived to make yourself at home. The UAE’s leading inspirational homewares brand DWELL launched its new store concept in Marina Mall, Abu Dhabi on Wednesday the 6th March 2019. The new store hosts collections within a refreshed fit-out of weathered white brick and wood panelling with timeless Arabic ......read more
2018 is the most award-winning year in GROHE's history.
All newest innovations were honored with coveted awards.
With 19 awards in total, the water security system GROHE Sense is now the most awarded product in the portfolio.
United Arab Emirates , Dubai , 04 March 2019. As one of the four brand pillars, design is an essential component of GROHE’s core values. The ......read more
February 26, 2019 - Dubai, UAE -- This week, award-winning Dubai-based bespoke furniture company, ANCA-1985, launched its new Rhapsody Collection at India ID Design, the first collection to be showcased by the company in 2019. As a representation of simplicity meets serenity the ANCA-1985 collection features unique colours and materials that combine a soft and sedated mood.
Anjali Goel, ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - February 26, 2019: A new, technologically advanced commercial air-conditioning (CAC) cooling solution by Midea has launched into the region, offered by the Middle East’s leading air conditioning solutions provider Taqeef.
The Water Cooled Centrifugal Chiller is based on the latest Midea patented technology to guarantee the highest energy ......read more
On 11 March, the 2019 ISH will open in Frankfurt am Main, Germany: More than 2,400 international exhibitors will present their bathroom and kitchen novelties and other innovations.
For the first time ever, GROHE will position itself as a leading global brand for complete bathroom solutions, kitchen systems and intelligent water management.
As part of a new concept for ......read more
“Rare Expressions of Elevated Living”
Dubai, UAE - February 20, 2019 - Globally recognized, ANCA is an FFE Manufacturing Company established in 1985 that has continued to expand its presence through its bespoke offering in retail and residential. Designing and delivering the highest quality furniture, fixtures and equipment, while combining the most innovative manufacturing ......read more
Elevate your entire home aesthetics with a roster of enviable interior design trends
Dubai, UAE (February 19, 2019): Upscale furniture retailer, Western Furniture has shared the latest trends and tips for home decoration to tackle 2019 in style. The retailer of home decor products from various Italian brands such as Natuzzi Italia, Reflex Angelo, Flou, Gruppo Tomasella, Gamma, ......read more
PAN Emirates Home Furnishings unveils its latest collection
PAN Emirates Home Furnishings showrooms in Dubai, Sharjah, Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, and Fujairah in the UAE.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates 18-February-2019: PAN Emirates Home Furnishings, the leading home-grown indoor, patio, and outdoor furniture brand in the region, invites you to explore the fabulous new collection in ......read more
Clean Sleeping is set to be this year’s hottest predicted lifestyle trend
February 14, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
As we approach Sleep Awareness Week 2019 (March 11-17), furniture brand helmii shares the importance of a Clean Sleeping program which, combined with the concepts of Feng Shui and the infamous Marie Kondo’s house principles, is sure to bring you a restful and better ......read more
I don't do labels BILLY, 40
February 10, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
In IKEA terms, BILLY is quite a well-known piece of furniture. With 40 years of history behind it, there’s been a BILLY bookcase (or two) in millions of homes.
Now we can read on our smartphones an encyclopedia that would once fill a large bookcase.
Which begs the question: if your books are just ones and zeroes in a ......read more
Add the perfect finishing touch to your home this month
Dubai, UAE, February 05, 2019: The unique lifestyle concept store Home and Soul Dubai have become synonymous with contemporary design and timeless quality when it comes to their home product offering. To continue with this trend, founders Carol and Wael Sukkar have continued their journey to find a new range of ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 31, 2019: The influencer community has mobilized to support K9 Friends get abandoned dogs adopted in Dubai.
The initiative is part of K9 Friends’ ongoing campaign to help abandoned dogs. The campaign launched over a year ago with provoking ads for ‘second-hand dogs’ on Dubizzle. The ads were placed in every classified category from ......read more