Over 141 Years of Service to the Furniture Industry
Follow Us on Twitter  Follow Us on Twitter HyperLink RSS Feed Email Us  Login
  • ashley 07609
  • Storis 0713
  • Surya 03.10.14
  • shanghai 2014 furninfo
  • Benchcraft 0714
  • Suzuki Top Main 0714
  • Broyhill 0714 Vegas
  • Canada Show Top Banner
    

Grand-Prize Winner Announced in Southern Accents/ASID Design Contest

Furniture Industry News Update - Furniture World Magazine
Posted:

Share Page With a Friend  

Article Summary: Barbara Howard, ASID, an Atlanta-based interior designer, was named grand-prize winner of the sixth annual National Residential Interior Design Contest.


The American Society of Interior Designers and Southern Accents magazine announced that Barbara Howard, ASID, an Atlanta-based interior designer, was named grand-prize winner of the sixth annual National Residential Interior Design Contest. Howard, the top honoree in the living room category, was presented a check for $10,000 during a special ceremony at INTERIORS 06: The ASID Conference on Design, held March 15 - 19 in Nashville, Tenn. In her design, Howard used a clean-lined approach to create a timeless, yet modern, living room. To contrast the formality of the velvet-chenille sofa, iron coffee table and damask ribbon-back chairs, Howard used casual cotton pillows, glass cylinder lamps with plain paper shades, and wool-sisal carpeting in the room. She chose a tan paint on the walls and ceiling to go with the natural palette of the furniture. The judges noted that this room is a "forever" room, as it will look as classic in 20 years as it does now. The other finalists in the competition were: Kitchen Category: Sandra Chancey, ASID, and Catherine Christie, ASID, of Sandra B. Chancey Interior Design in Tampa, Fla. Bathroom Category: Rozanne Jackson, of Rozanne Jackson Interiors in Nashville, Tenn. Each project was judged on its successful integration of utility, comfort, and originality. Judges for the 2005 competition were Grant Eric Gribble, ASID, of Gribble Interior Group in Orlando, Fla., and Judy Pickett, ASID, of Design Lines, Ltd., in Raleigh, N.C., along with Southern Accents editors. The 2005 winners were featured in the September-October 2005 issue of Southern Accents magazine. Visit www.SouthernAccents.com and www.asid.org for information about the 2006 National Residential Interior Design Contest.

Furniture World Magazine-Business solutions for furniture retailers

  • featured banner
    PFP Mazer 0413
  • featured banner
    PFP 0413 kayfurniture
  • featured banner
    PFP 0413 factorywarehouse
    
  • advertisement
    Tupelo 2014 side furninfo
  • advertisement
    Nourison0614 vegas
  • advertisement
    dormeo0714
  • advertisement
    Technogel 0714
  • adverisement
    Tidewater 0714
    
  • Advertisement
    Profit 02.12
  • Advertisement
    borkholder1012
  • advertisement
    purecareenews01214
  • advertisement
    whittier0614
  • adverisement
    Crest 0714

  • AC Pacific 0714
    
  • Advertisement
    genesis 11/10 150 x200
  • Advertisement
    Smith Side Banner
    
Surya Quality Video
Video
Featured City of Hope
Video
Take The Tour!
Video
A Hope To Dream -Ashley
Video
  • Get iPad App
    Ipad Furniture World App
  • Advertisement
    library 150 x200