The inaugural Western Cape Furniture Design competition has announced its theme: EAT. The theme seeks to inspire a creative take on furniture that forms part of eating environments - tables, chairs, servers or other furniture in a dining room, outdoor, kitchen or other environments. The competition is open to all professionals and students in the Western Cape and there are R50 000 worth of prizes to be won. Entries close on January 23, 2009. Finalists' designs will be displayed at Design Indaba Expo 2009. For more information about the Western Cape Furniture Design competition visit the website.