Kbsa announces Designer Award winners

Designers, retailers and a supplier recognised for skills and service

13 Sep, 18

Trade association the Kitchen, Bedroom, Bathroom Specialists Association (Kbsa) announced the winners of its Designer Awards at the Stratford Manor Hotel in Warwickshire.

Winners were named across nine categories, with awards presented to retailers for exemplary design and customer service, plus a manufacturer category for Supplier of the Year.

Head judge Wayne Hemingway of Hemingway Designs presented the awards, which formed part of the KBSA conference.

Kbsa announces Designer Award winners

Kitchen Designer of the Year (up to £20k) Andrew Bell of Mike Hughes Kitchens & Bedrooms

 

Andrew Bell of Mike Hughes Kitchens & Bedrooms won the title Kitchen Designer of the Year (up to £20k), while Diane Berry of Diane Berry Kitchens was named Kitchen Designer of the Year (£20k -£40k).

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Kitchen Designer of the Year (£20k-£40k) Diane Berry of Diane Berry Kitchens

 

Niko Rasides of Nicholas Anthony Services was presented the Kitchen Designer of the Year (over £40k).

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Kitchen Designer of the Year (over £40k) Nico Rasides of Nicholas Anthony Services

 

Taking the honours of Young Designer of the Year was Hania Southwell from at.twenty.one interiors, while Kitchen Concept Designer of the Year was Lynsey Jamieson of Kitchens International.

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Young Designer of the Year Hania Southwell of at.twenty.one.interiors

 

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Kitchen Concept Designer of the Year Lynsey Jamieson of Kitchens International

 

Glyn Davis of Denby Kitchen Company was named Bathroom Designer of the Year and the Customer Service Award was jointly presented to Classic Interiors and Denmore Kitchens and Bathrooms.

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Bathroom Designer of the Year Glyn Davies of Denby Kitchen Company

 

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Customer Service Award of the Year joint winners Classic Interiors and Denmore Kitchens and Bathrooms

 

Completing the award winners Damian Dewhirst was presented the Special Retail Member of the year, having been part of the organisation for 38 years out of its 40-year existence, and Blanco was presented Supplier of the Year.

 

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Special Retail Member Award Damian Dewhirst of Dewhirst Kitchens

 

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Supplier of the Year Blanco UK