I am delighted to announce that Big Smile for Romo Black Edition has won an ELLE DECORATION British Design Award. The fabric, wallcovering and cushion has won ‘Best British Pattern’
I am definitely wearing a ‘big smile’! It is particularly special because it is a public vote, so a HUGE thank you to everyone who voted.
Read my interview with Elle Decoration to find out what inspired the design, what was the biggest challenge and what I’m working on now here
The winners were revealed on Monday and yesterday I was invited to a ‘winners lunch’ on the 31st floor of the Shard.
It was a huge honour to be there and meet the other incredibly talented winners including the very lovely Paul Blease of :
London-based trio Blease, Pourcher and Pelegrin who make up Noble and Wood winners of Best British Product for their saddle magazine rack
Hotelier Ian Schrager winner of Best British Interior for Berners Tavern at the London Edition Hotel.
Zaha Hadid Architects winners of Best British Exterior for the Magazine Restaurant at the Serpentine Gallery, winner of Best British Exterior
Barber & Osgerby winners of Best British Designer , creative visionaries behind the year’s most influential products.
- I was lucky enough to sit next to Edward Barber, and we had a very fascinating discussion over our main course!
Nicolas Roope from Plumen winner of Best British Sustainable Design The antithesis of throwaway, beautiful products that encourage reuse and regeneration.
The December issue of Elle Decoration is now on sale. This beautiful magazine includes inspiration for winter living, a luxe list of Christmas gifts, affordable and imaginative stocking fillers, how to master the tricky art of Christmas lighting and more about the British Design Award Winners!
Here’s a sneak preview!
Big Smile is available to buy as a limited edition print
An iPhone case (only available till Christmas)
And an iPad case (only available till Christmas)