Here is hoping that next year will begin as well as this one is ending!
To top Simons lovely feature in Elle Decoration last month we are thrilled to
find out he has been nominated for The British Design Awards for his Liberty print 'Cool Coast'.
Simon nominated as 1 of 14 for the Surface Pattern Award section. Exciting news & the public online votes count by voting you automatically get a chance to win a prize.!
The competition which is featured in this months Elle Decoration magazine, has 2 categories, product design & surface pattern.
It is in the surface pattern category where Simon has a textile print selected. The print is one of 2 produced for Liberty last year and although sold in their current Autumn/ Winter
09 collection, has almost completely sold out.
As one of 14 nominees he faces extremely tough national competition in the form of major national brands such as Sanderson, Farrow & Ball & Harlequin amongst others leading brands & designers.
The vote is cast by the public in an online system and it takes just a few seconds by visiting www.thebritishdesignawards.com. It can be seen in both the September & October editions of Elle Decoration magazine. The award ceremony when winners will be announced will take place on November 10th at Aqua London.