Ideas for a fine home

GRAND Designs Live promises to be a true celebration of design.

GRAND Designs Live promises to be a true celebration of design.

South Africa's top designers are showing their best stuff at this award-winning exhibition that will inspire homeowners at Johannesburg's Coca-Cola Dome from tomorrow until Sunday.

To push the envelope of décor innovation, the South African Institute of Interior Design Professionals are designing the interior of a house, complete with a lounge, dining area, kitchen, three bedrooms and a bathroom.

You can see top local chefs cook delicious dishes in beautiful kitchens and get tips on kitchen design and entertaining.

The event features BBC Grand Designs Live presenter Kevin McCloud and leading local industry figures and celebrities. They share ideas on building, gardening, interiors and the environment in the Grand Theatre.

Grand Designs Live, brought to South Africa by Freeworld Coatings in association with BBC Lifestyle, was launched in South Africa a month ago.

The event was built on the success of the multi-award winning UK consumer event. Visitors Experience the wow-factor as soon as they enter the exhibition via a grand entrance From here gateways direct visitors to various areas of the show - each with its own content, individual atmosphere and design concept.