Yas Mall, the largest mall in Abu Dhabi, is hosting an awe-inspiring home fashion extravaganza, this October, in association with Emirates Home. Featuring international trend-setting interior design celebrities Colin & Justin, along with special complimentary influencer workshops on everything from wardrobe organizing to accessorizing tips.
Visitors to Yas Mall during October 3-7 can join all the action in Town Square to watch as Colin & Justin, create magical room make-overs in just 30 minutes. Sharing the latest tips and tricks from these global celebrity icons on how to transform interior spaces from ordinary to extraordinary, all on a budget.
And what’s more, with a spend of AED 500 or more during the month of October at any home furnishing retailer, mall visitors can win a home make-over worth 20,000 AED with special advice from a team of home interior experts. Lucky winners can also have a chance to win a business class trip home or, away from home, courtesy of Etihad Airways*.
For five whole days, Yas Mall will be transformed into a bespoke Interior Design venue as Colin & Justin will give interactive workshops, using products and furniture from Yas Mall’s retailers, including The One, Pottery Barn, Pottery Barn Kids, PB Teen, West Elm, Home Centre, Debenhams, Muji and ACE Hardware. A home mock-up set up at Town Square will showcase different retailers every day and will offer visitors the chance to learn how to decorate their homes, using the latest accessories to update their interiors with a pop of style and personal expression.
Throughout the Fashion Hits Home event Yas Mall will be joined by Colin & Justin the international interior designers, style commentators, and all-round lifestyle gurus. Colin & Justin, rose to fame on British television, with programmes like Colin and Justin’s Cabin Pressure, Game of Homes, Colin and Justin’s Home Heist, showing viewers how they can redecorate on a budget but with maximum impact.
Giving the Fashion Hits Home event a Middle Eastern feel, Colin & Justin will be joined by
influencers such as Hala Abdulla, Mthayel Ali and Mariam Yehya and Naomi D’Souze for workshops showing guests how they can merge personality, style and fashion flare into the interiors of your home. The workshops will be set up at Town Square so that visitors can attend for free while all the products used in the demonstrations will be available to purchase immediately within Yas Mall.
Rose to prominence in the UK with BBC2 hit show ‘Million Property Experiment’, Colin and Justin are hosts of the famous British show 'The Million Pound Property Experiment, as well as guest judges on the Canadian daytime talk show CityLine, as well as guest celebrity judges on the exterior design episode ‘Games of Homes’. In Australia, Colin and Justin guest starred as judges on an episode of 'The Block', series judges on 'Reno Rumble' for Channel 9, and guest hosts of The Living Room on Channel 10.
Shatha Al Romaithy, Marketing Manager of Yas Mall, commented ‘We are delighted to welcome Colin & Justin to the Middle East for the first time and to our Fashion Hits Home event at Yas Mall. From 3-7 October, Yas Mall visitors will have a chance to learn how a few simple tips on interior design can help transform their living space with each season and inject their home a touch of personal style. This event allows us to showcase the strong range of amazing home related brands here at Yas Mall and on Yas Island, starting with the largest The One store in the world, the largest IKEA in the Middle East, the only West Elm in Abu Dhabi, and the biggest Debenhams outside of the UK, meaning we can give our visitors an unparalleled choice of brands that will help them restyle their home.’