Updated 10 January 2022
Arab News

The inaugural Saudi Design Festival opens its doors in Riyadh

The inaugural Saudi Design Festival opens its doors in Riyadh

The inaugural edition of the Saudi Design Festival is currently underway in Riyadh’s Jax District until Jan. 29. The three-week event serves as a platform for young Saudi designers to showcase their talent and work.


  • Saaf Design

    From cube-shaped, marble coffee tables to contemporary velvet sofas and gold-dipped butterfly centerpieces, the online furniture brand has all of your interior needs sorted.


  • Unique Details

    The interior designers are showcasing a collection of embroidered sofas and armchairs inspired by the Kingdom’s Najd region.


  • Aura Living

    Specializing in homeware, Aura Living is a go-to brand for those seeking on-trend furniture and curated home accessories.


  • Teeb

    Founded in 2019 by Mohamad Baalbaki, Abeer Alessa, Souad Merheb and AlJoharah AlRasheed, the multi-disciplinary design company collaborates with artists and designers to conceptualize and produce handcrafted pieces.


  • ‏Sumaya Shelbi

    The Saudi artist and product designer’s work “Hanaya” is on display. The design, characterized by fine lines and floating edges, is a shelf system inspired by the three-dimensional motifs found in Islamic architecture called “Muqarnas.”


  • Cones & Rods

    The Saudi eyewear label is known for its limited eco-conscious luxury sunglasses inspired by and named after famous Arab figures. The eyewear is ethically produced in Japan.