In July, the Homes & Gardens Awards 2022 will be highly anticipated, as interior designers and industry experts come together to recognize and celebrate the best in interior design. This year’s awards will highlight the exceptional talent and creativity seen in the design industry, showcasing innovative projects and groundbreaking ideas.
From townhouses fitted with the latest smart home technology to commercial spaces that push the boundaries of design, the Homes & Gardens Awards bring together the most impressive interiors of the year. With categories ranging from best use of colour to the most stylish use of wallpaper, there is no shortage of inspiration and creativity.
One rising star in the industry who has caught the attention of both critics and homeowners is designer Lauren Barlow. Her use of zinc accents and woven textures in her projects has made her a standout in the industry. From the bottom to the top, Barlow has worked with expert craftsmen and skilled artisans to create interiors that are both beautiful and functional.
The Homes & Gardens Awards also recognize the importance of privacy and comfort in a home. With the increasing focus on creating peaceful and serene spaces in the midst of busy urban areas, designers have found innovative ways to combine style and functionality. From clever storage solutions to soundproofing techniques, these designers have left no stone unturned in their pursuit of creating the ultimate sanctuary.
Whether you are a homeowner looking for inspiration or a designer searching for the latest trends, the Homes & Gardens Awards 2022 will provide invaluable advice and ideas. Stay tuned for the latest updates and don’t miss the special feature on the award-winning projects, which will be published in the upcoming issue.
The People Awards
1. The Expert Advisor Award
The Expert Advisor Award recognizes the interior designer who has provided exceptional advice and guidance in creating the perfect home environment. This award is given to the designer who has successfully balanced the need for privacy and functionality in their designs.
2. The Rising Star Award
The Rising Star Award celebrates the talented individual who has made a significant impact in the world of interior design. This award is given to the designer who has shown exceptional creativity and innovation in their projects.
3. The Best in Design Award
The Best in Design Award recognizes the designer who has consistently delivered outstanding and well-fitted interiors that meet the needs and preferences of their clients. This award is given to the designer who has demonstrated exceptional attention to detail and a deep understanding of their clients’ vision.
4. The Commercial Expert Award
The Commercial Expert Award celebrates the designer who has excelled in creating exceptional commercial interiors. This award is given to the designer who has successfully translated their creativity and expertise into creating immersive and functional spaces for businesses.
5. The Garden Master Award
The Garden Master Award recognizes the individual who has displayed outstanding expertise in creating beautiful and well-maintained gardens. This award is given to the person who has successfully transformed outdoor spaces into stunning and inviting areas.
6. The Latest Trend Award
The Latest Trend Award celebrates the designer who has consistently stayed ahead of the curve by incorporating the latest design trends into their projects. This award is given to the designer who has successfully integrated new and innovative design concepts into their work.
7. The Colour Enthusiast Award
The Colour Enthusiast Award recognizes the designer who has displayed exceptional skill and creativity in the use of colour in their designs. This award is given to the designer who has successfully used colour to create visually stunning and harmonious interiors.
8. The Wallpaper Afficionado Award
The Wallpaper Afficionado Award celebrates the designer who has a deep appreciation for the art of wallpaper. This award is given to the designer who has successfully incorporated wallpaper into their designs, creating visually striking and unique spaces.
9. The Woven Wonder Award
The Woven Wonder Award recognizes the designer who has made exceptional use of woven materials in their designs. This award is given to the designer who has successfully integrated woven elements, such as furniture and accessories, into their projects, creating warm and inviting interiors.
10. The Lighting Maestro Award
The Lighting Maestro Award celebrates the designer who has demonstrated exceptional skill and creativity in the use of lighting in their designs. This award is given to the designer who has successfully used lighting to create ambiance and enhance the overall aesthetic of their projects.
11. The Townhouse Transformation Award
The Townhouse Transformation Award recognizes the designer who has successfully transformed a townhouse into a stunning and functional living space. This award is given to the designer who has successfully maximized the use of space in a townhouse, creating a home that is both aesthetically pleasing and practical.
The Project Awards
The Homes & Gardens Awards 2022 feature a category called “The Project Awards”. This category recognizes outstanding interior design projects that have been highly acclaimed and published in various media outlets. It celebrates the best in interior design and showcases the talent and creativity of designers in the industry.
The Rising Star Townhouse
Designer: Sarah Barlow
The Rising Star Townhouse is a project that perfectly blends contemporary design with traditional elements. Sarah Barlow worked on this townhouse project for several years, carefully curating every detail to create a space that is both elegant and functional. The interiors of the townhouse feature a mix of modern and classic furniture pieces, creating a harmonious balance.
The Commercial Project in Chelsea
Designer: Jane Smith
The Commercial Project in Chelsea is a testament to Jane Smith’s expertise in commercial interior design. The project involved transforming a commercial space into a stylish and inviting environment. Jane used a combination of bold colours and unique furnishings to create a dynamic and inspiring space.
The Privacy House
Designer: Emily Johnson
The Privacy House was a project that focused on creating a home that prioritized privacy while still maintaining a modern aesthetic. Emily Johnson worked closely with the homeowners to design a space that provided a sense of privacy without compromising on style. The interiors of the house feature woven partitions, strategically placed furniture, and clever use of natural light to create a serene and private atmosphere.
The Latest Office Design
Designer: Mark Thompson
The Latest Office Design project showcases the best in modern office interiors. Mark Thompson’s expertise in creating functional yet stylish office spaces is evident in this project. The office is filled with natural light, fitted with the latest technology, and designed to foster collaboration and productivity.
The Expert Advice Wallpaper
Designer: Laura Miller
The Expert Advice Wallpaper project is a collaboration between Laura Miller and a renowned wallpaper brand. Laura’s expertise in colour and pattern selection is showcased in this project. The wallpaper designs offer a range of options to suit different interiors, from bold and vibrant patterns to subtle and minimalist designs.
The Gardens Direct Project
Designer: David Lee
The Gardens Direct Project is a collaboration between David Lee and a garden design company. David’s expertise in landscaping and garden design can be seen in this project. The gardens are beautifully crafted with the use of different plant species, pathways, and seating areas to create a harmonious outdoor space.
|The Rising Star Townhouse||Sarah Barlow|
|The Commercial Project in Chelsea||Jane Smith|
|The Privacy House||Emily Johnson|
|The Latest Office Design||Mark Thompson|
|The Expert Advice Wallpaper||Laura Miller|
|The Gardens Direct Project||David Lee|
The Product Awards
Colour Palette of the Year
The expert jury of the Homes & Gardens Awards 2022 has chosen the Middle Earth Collection by Barlow & Barlow as the Colour Palette of the Year. This collection offers a range of beautifully curated colours inspired by nature and the changing seasons. From warm earthy tones to cool blues and greens, the Middle Earth Collection is sure to add depth and character to any space.
Best Wallpaper Design
The highly coveted Best Wallpaper Design award goes to the latest collection from The House of Woven Wallpaper. Their exquisite designs combine intricate patterns with luxurious textures, creating a truly stunning visual experience. Whether you’re looking for a bold statement or a subtle hint of elegance, The House of Woven Wallpaper has the perfect design for you.
Lighting Innovation of the Year
The Lighting Innovation of the Year award goes to the Zinc Lighting System by Expert Lighting. This revolutionary system allows for versatile and customizable lighting solutions for any project. With its sleek design and easy installation, the Zinc Lighting System is a game-changer in the world of interior lighting.
Best Furniture Design
This year, the Best Furniture Design award goes to the Chelsea Townhouse Collection by Fitted Interiors. Known for their innovative and timeless designs, Fitted Interiors has once again exceeded expectations with their Chelsea Townhouse Collection. With its impeccable craftsmanship and attention to detail, this collection is a true testament to Fitted Interiors’ commitment to quality and style.
Privacy Solution of the Year
The Privacy Solution of the Year award goes to Direct Privacy Solutions for their innovative and stylish range of privacy screens and blinds. With their unique designs and high-quality materials, Direct Privacy Solutions offers a wide range of options to suit any space and style. Say goodbye to nosy neighbors and hello to privacy with Direct Privacy Solutions.
Expert Advice of the Year
This year’s Expert Advice of the Year award goes to the renowned interior designer, Alexandra Barlow. With over 20 years of experience in the industry, Alexandra Barlow has worked on numerous residential and commercial projects, transforming spaces into beautiful and functional environments. Her expertise and creative vision make her a trusted source for all your interior design needs.
|Colour Palette of the Year||Middle Earth Collection by Barlow & Barlow|
|Best Wallpaper Design||The House of Woven Wallpaper|
|Lighting Innovation of the Year||Zinc Lighting System by Expert Lighting|
|Best Furniture Design||Chelsea Townhouse Collection by Fitted Interiors|
|Privacy Solution of the Year||Direct Privacy Solutions|
|Expert Advice of the Year||Alexandra Barlow|