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Living room - Interior Design Services
Living room - Interior Design Services

Mary Douglas Drysdale created a chic, neutral palette in the living room of a Kalorama home. © John Cole

Modern architecture - Architecture
Modern architecture - Architecture

A writer’s refuge on a wooded Arlington property, designed by Bulent Baydar. © Gordon Beall

Backyard - Patio
Backyard - Patio

J. Mark White designed a spare, modern backyard retreat in Logan Circle. © Michael K. Wilkinson

Bathroom - Design
Bathroom - Design

Cathy Purple Cherry designed a Georgian-style home on the South River in Annapolis. © David Burroughs

House - Window
House - Window

A dramatic modern home in Bethesda was conceived by Alan Dynerman. © Paul Warchol

Interior Design Services - Window
Interior Design Services - Window

Andrew Law created an elegant living room in a Wesley Heights house. © Angie Seckinger

Jonathan Kuhn Architect - House
Jonathan Kuhn Architect - House

Jonathan Kuhn remodeled a 1920s house in DC. © Greg Hadley

Interior Design Services - Living room
Interior Design Services - Living room

Horizon Builders collaborated with Muse Architects on a Washington, DC, home. © Alan Karchmer

Window - Lobkovich Inc
Window - Lobkovich Inc

Lobkovich Kitchen Designs completed a spacious kitchen in the 2015 DC Design House. © Angie Seckinger

Real Estate - Design
Real Estate - Design

Pagenstecher Group created an unusual covered carpark for a Bethesda house. © Greg Hadley

Garden - Formal garden
Garden - Formal garden

A formal garden, part of a pristine Potomac property, is maintained by Chapel Valley Landscape Company. © Marcus Chacona

AmericanEye

Cosentino

Schwartz Design Showroom - Cabot House Furniture & Design
Schwartz Design Showroom - Cabot House Furniture & Design

Sheffield Furniture

Benjamin Moore

Interior Design Services - Design
Interior Design Services - Design

Appliance Distributors Unlimited

Andrew Law Interior Design - Jonathan Kuhn Architect
Andrew Law Interior Design - Jonathan Kuhn Architect

Torpedo Factory

Minsk Tractor Works - Transmission
Minsk Tractor Works - Transmission

Billet Collins

Interior Design Services - Living room
Interior Design Services - Living room

Baker Furniture

Jonathan Kuhn Architect - Andrew Law Interior Design
Jonathan Kuhn Architect - Andrew Law Interior Design

Theodores

Kravet

Marble Systems

David Iatesta

Closet - Bedroom
Closet - Bedroom

EcoNize Closets

Illuminations, Inc.

Interior Design Services - Victoria at Home
Interior Design Services - Victoria at Home

Victoria at Home

Logo - Product
Logo - Product

2017 Designers’ Choice Awards

Our survey of area designers and architects

2017 Designers’ Choice Awards Each year, Home & Design polls hundreds of area professionals to discover their picks for leaders in the innovative, ever-evolving home-design industry—as well as their votes of confidence in rising stars on the local scene. We also ask architects and designers to vote on their favorite industry resources, in categories ranging from audio/video and appliance showrooms to lighting dealers and art galleries. The list below covers the complete survey results for 2017.

 

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Hall of Fame Architect
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Bulent Baydar, AIA, NCARB
Harrison Design
Washington, DC
harrisondesign.com
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Hall of Fame Designer
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Mary Douglas Drysdale
Drysdale, Inc.
Washington, DC
marydouglasdrysdale.com
© Abby Greenawalt

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Hall of Fame Landscape Designer
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J. Mark White, ASLA
GardenWise, Inc.
Arlington, Virginia
gardenwise.co
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Local Modern Architect
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Alan Dynerman, FAIA
Dynerman Architects
Washington, DC
dwarchitects.com
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Local Traditional Architect
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Cathy Purple Cherry, AIA, LEED AP
Purple Cherry Architects
Annapolis and Charlottesville
purplecherry.com
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Up & Coming Architect
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Jonathan Kuhn, AIA, LEED AP
Jonathan Kuhn Architect
Washington, DC
kuhnarchitect.com
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Up & Coming Designer
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Andrew Law
Andrew Law Interior Design
Washington, DC
andrewlaw.net
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Custom Builder
Horizon Builders
Crofton, Maryland
horizonbuildersinc.net

Kitchen Design Firm
Lobkovich Kitchen Designs
Tysons Corner, Virginia
lobkovich.com

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Design/Build Firm
Pagenstecher Group
Kensington, Maryland
pagenstechergroup.com

Landscape Firm
Chapel Valley Landscape Company
Woodbine, Maryland
chapelvalley.com

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INDUSTRY AWARDS

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Appliance Dealer
Appliance Distributors Unlimited
area locations
adu.com

Art Resource
Torpedo Factory Art Center
Alexandria, Virginia
torpedofactory.org

Audio/Video Specialist
Electronic Home Environments
Annapolis, Maryland, and Lansdowne, Virginia
ehenvironments.com

Cady’s Alley Showroom
Baker Furniture
Washington, DC
bakerfurniture.com

Custom Closet Company
EcoNize Closets
Falls Church, Virginia
econizeclosets.com

Decorative Paint Studio
Billet Collins
Darnestown, Maryland
billetcollins.com

Fabric Showroom
Schumacher
Washington, DC
fschumacher.com

Flooring Resource
Stark Carpet
Washington, DC
starkcarpet.com

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Home Accessories Showroom
Victoria at Home
Alexandria, Virginia
victoriaathome.com

Contemporary Furniture Showroom
Theodores
Washington, DC
theodores.com

Traditional Furniture Showroom
Sheffield Furniture
Rockville, Maryland, and Dulles, Virginia
sheffieldfurniture.com

Furnishings (to the trade)
AmericanEye
Washington, DC
americaneyewdc.net

Lighting Dealer
Illuminations Inc.
Washington, DC
illuminc.com

Local Furniture Maker
David Iatesta
Stevensville, Maryland
davidiatesta.com

Paint Brand
Benjamin Moore
area locations
benjaminmoore.com

Surface Showroom
Cosentino
Sterling, Virginia
usa.cosentinocenter.com

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Tile Dealer
Marble Systems
area locations
marblesystems.com

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2017 Sourcebook
HOME&DESIGN, published bi-monthly by Homestyles Media Inc., is the premier magazine of architecture and fine interiors for the Washington, DC, Maryland and Virginia region.

The company also publishes an annual H&D Sourcebook of ideas and resources for homeowners and professionals alike. H&D Chesapeake Views is published bi-annually and showcases fine home design and luxury living in and around the Chesapeake Bay.

The H&D Portfolio of 100 Top Designers spotlights the superior work of selected architects, interior designers and landscape architects in major regions of the US.

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