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Jozi’s newest decor and design district has recently undergone a bit of a revamp with the addition of a host of new stores to visit. We roundup our top spots for their on trend stock and great taste. Egyptian Cotton Studio: It doesn't get better than Bianca Astengo’s range of pure Egyptian Cotton bed linen. Sourced only from the Nile River region, her famous linen is complemented by a selection of toweling, napiery and smalls. 011-262-0190 egyptiancottonstudio.co.za Stockists of handcrafted, imported wooden furniture, Begin with the End in Mind leans toward a more Indonesian aesthetic for the most part, but they also stock classic and contemporary pieces. We love them for their affordability in handcrafted decor. 011-262-6543 almifurniture.com The Fabric House: Everyone loves a bargain, right? The Fabric House offers customers just that with their collection of discounted designer fabrics, cushions, ribbons, linen, feather and down inners and wallpaper. 011 262 6771 thefabrichouse.co.za Husky Design’s speciality is in handmade close tufted, deep pile carpets with a modern edge. Think plush carpeting with bold graphics.  Custom design your own in any size, shape, colour or design for a truly unique look and feel. 011-444-3370 huskycarpets.com ORA – The Outdoor Boutique: This is the place to head to when you’re hunting for sophisticated, European outdoor furniture. With a stable of international brands that includes Viteo, Jacquio, Smart & Green and Corradi, ORA’s focus is on European designer outdoor living. 011-023-8098  oraoutdoor.com Lund Rug Gallery has an array of gorgeous rugs to suit all styles, from the more traditional flat weaves to contemporary favourites such as shag rugs and on trend patchwork rugs, but it’s their competitive pricing that makes them an all round favourite. Check out their new felt cross weave rugs. 011-262-6771 lundruggallery.co.za Giving mature trees a second life, the Woodbender’s art is in traditionally crafting stylish pieces of furniture from solid ash timber. Our pick of the lot is their Durban Milkmaid stool for its old school simplicity. 0860-103-647 woodbender.co.za