This year’s shortlist of finalists for the Kbsa Designer Awards has been announced.

  • 2019 Designer Awards

Again this year we are enhancing the rewards and recognition package. All shortlisted projects receive a personalised PR support package to maximise the promotion of their winning designs and the winners receive a substantial suite of PR support aids, which includes exposure direct to consumers via our own consumer handbook.

For the second year running we are offering a financial reward for the Young Designer Award to show how serious we are about promoting excellence at all levels of education and training. The winner will receive a cash prize of £500 and, at the judge’s discretion, an additional training/educational grant of £1,500 could also be awarded.

We had an amazing response this year, the largest number of entries since 2012, and the standard was extremely high.The shortlist for each category is as follows:

Kitchens up to £25k

  • Aileen Thomson – Kitchens International
  • Belinda Dangerfield – Qudaus Living
  • Victoria Otty – Diane Berry Kitchens Ltd
  • Nick Dolling – Bradburys of Exeter Ltd
  • Mike Hughes – Mike Hughes Kitchens & Bedrooms

Kitchens £25k-£50k

  • Rebecca Brown – The Kitchen Showroom Ltd
  • Diane Berry – Diane Berry Kitchens Ltd
  • Nick Dolling – Bradburys of Exeter Ltd
  • Angus Mackintosh – Kitchens International

Kitchens over £50k

  • Dan Stronge – Jones Britain
  • Rob Mascari – Mascari
  • Diane Berry – Diane Berry Kitchens Ltd (3 entries)

Bathroom Designer

  • Hollie Kerr – EKCO
  • Nicola Whyte – EKCO (2 entries)
  • Rebecca Brown - The Kitchen Showroom Ltd

Young Designer

  • Kirstie Smith – Classic Interiors
  • Tilly Holton – Ruach Kitchens
  • Jenny Dobson – Cameron Interiors Ltd
  • Adam Bomok – cu_cucine
  • Faye Newman – 3D Kitchens.Net

Kitchen Concept

  • Gillian Barrie – Kitchens International
  • Samantha Mascari – Mascari
  • Karen Berry – Kitchens International
  • Gary Gourlay – Kitchens International
  • Bethany Blair – EKCO
  • Karen MacArthur – Kitchens International

The winners will be announced at the Kbsa conference and awards dinner at the Stratford Manor Hotel, Stratford upon Avon, on 25 September 2019.