Welcome to the second edition of the Harper's Bazaar Interiors Design Awards, giving luxury design brands in the region the opportunity to be recognised and rewarded by both industry professionals and consumers. To nominate the brands that you feel are the best in their sector, go to the Submissions page. The shortlisted brands from each of the 12 categories will be announced on October 22 and the winners will be awarded at the ceremony on Wednesday October 28.

DOWNTOWN DESIGN and THE AWARDS

Downtown Design, the Middle East's most prestigious platform for original design, will be held from October 27 to 30 in Dubai Design District. The four-day event gives visitors the opportunity to discover the latest trends, innovative products and installations from the world's most avant-garde brands that are revolutionising the way we live, work and travel. The Harper's Bazaar Interiors Awards 2015 is part of this official program and acts as an authoritative celebration of excellence in luxurious interiors and outstanding design.