Here is the full list of nominees ahead of the 2019 Design Awards this Thursday

Take a look at all the wonderful Irish design talent we'll be honouring at the 2019 Design Awards this Thursday, September 12.


Ireland is renowned for its creative and craft scene. Our little isle has a vibrant kaleidoscope of traditional skills, modern technology and artistic endeavour and that's what we aim to celebrate at the Image Interiors & Living Design Awards sponsored by Signature Collection by Dulux. From hand-loomed textiles and the finest Irish-made mattress to slick glassware and unusual weaves, there is a plethora of talent on show.

In fact, we'll be presenting this talent at the awards with an exhibit area dedicated to the incredible work of our nominees. So if you've already got your tickets for this year's iteration in Fire restaurant, all you need to do now is familiarise yourself with the rest of the exclusive guest list and get ready to salute this deep pool of Irish talent.

BEST TEXTILES

Kathryn Davey

Ceadogán Rugmakers

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Jennifer Slattery Textiles

Studio Donegal

Clockwise from top left: Ceadogán Rugmakers, Jennifer Slattery Textiles, Kathryn Davey, Studio Donegal

BEST TABLEWARE

Maka Ceramics

Babs Belshaw

Criostal na Rinne

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Fermoyle Pottery

 

BEST COLLECTORS' PIECES

Alan Meredith

Joe Hogan

Sasha Sykes

Jennifer Hickey

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Clockwise from top left: Alan Meredith, Jennifer Hickey, Sasha Sykes, Joe Hogan

HOME PRODUCT OF THE YEAR

Cupán Cré's handcrafted reusable coffee mug

Obeo Living's wood waste bags

Easca mattress

Cloon Keen's Transatlantic candle

 

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FURNITURE DESIGNER OF THE YEAR

Tricia Harris

Elements of Action

Stevan Hartung

Colin Harris

Clockwise from top left: Stevan Hartung, Colin Harris, Tricia Harris, Elements of Action

BEST COLLABORATION

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Stable x Molloy & Sons' Pub Wall blanket

We Make Good

J Hill's Standard x Nigel Peake

 

EMERGING DESIGN TALENT supported by Messe Frankfurt's Ambiente

Annemaire Reinhold

Anya Paine

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Chloë Dowds

Hugo Byrne

Clockwise from top left: Annemarie Reinhold, Anya Paine, Hugo Byrne, Chloë Dowds

INDEPENDENT RETAILER OF THE YEAR supported by Kilkenny Shop

Granny's Bottom Drawer, Kinsale

Maven, Belfast,

29 Bride Street, Dublin

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Carlingford Design House, Carlingford

 

ARCHITECT OF THE YEAR presented by Signature Collection by Dulux

T O B Architect

David Leech

Sketch Architects

Clancy Moore

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Clockwise from top left: Clancy Moore, David Leech, T O B Architect, Sketch Architects

INTERIOR DESIGNER OF THE YEAR supported by Komandor

Suzie McAdam

Oscar & Oscar

Maven

AB Projects

INSTAGRAMMER OF THE YEAR supported by Lacey's

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@superfolk

@ck_ireland

@tullioorlandi

@theinformedcreative

Featured image: Instagrammers of the year nominees



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The 2019 Image Interiors & Living Design Awards takes place on September 12 at Fire Restaurant on Dawson Street. Kicking off from midday, there will be a drinks reception before guests are ushered upstairs to a three-course candlelit meal, during which the winners will be announced. Tickets are available here.

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