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These Are Your Top 5 Finalists for the 2022 WL Home of the Year!
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Western Living’s 2022 Holiday Gift Guide
2022 Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts for the Kitchen Aficionado
2022 Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts for the Homebody
Introducing Western Living’s 2022 Designers of the Year Award Winners
WL Architects of the Year 2022: Measured Architecture
WL Robert Ledingham Memorial Award for an Emerging Interior Designer 2022: Studio Roslyn
The winners of our 15th annual celebration honouring the best designers in Western Canada.
Our 15th Annual WL Designers of the Year Awards Party takes place on Tuesday, September 13 - and you're invited.
Deadline extended to April 14, 2022!
Treana Peake of the Obakki Foundation is budgeting $20,000 weekly towards supporting Ukrainians.
Our 2021 winners share how being named Designer of the Year buoyed up their business.
Enter the 2022 Designers of the Year Awards!
Have a question regarding our Designers of the Year awards? Chances are, we've been asked before. Check out our FAQ below and then get ready to enter!
From eggs to Louboutins, our Designers of the Year share the objects that spark a nod of admiration.
Our awards will stream on Facebook Live on Thursday, September 23.
Our Designers of the Year look back at the early clues that design was their destiny.
Add these designer-approved books to your own bookshelf this fall.
And the winners are...
The clock is ticking!
The awards were live on October 8, 2020, but it's not too late for you to watch these top designers Zoom in from their studios and home design projects.
Our annual celebration of Western Canada's best designers is online this year... and you're invited.
Tomorrow is the big daysnag a ticket while you still can.
Get your tickets now to Western Canada's premier design celebrationhappening September 19.
Take a sneak peek at the Willow and Stump-designed awards that our 2019 DOTY winners will receive this September.
Deadline for entries is April 1, 2019!
We brought the party. You brought the style.
Hundreds of entries, 20 judges and just nine winners. From a pair of unabashedly modernist architectural designers to a creative director bringing Vancouvers bridal fashion scene to the international stage to landscape architects who create symphonies for their clients: here are the 2018 Western Living Designers of the Year.
Submit by April 13, 2018, for Western Living's 11th annual design competition.
Calgary's MoDA designs a trophy that celebrates both the designer and their support network.
We celebrated 10 years of Designers of the Year awards this past week (and we have a sneaking suspicion it was our best party yet). Here's a look at your photos from the big night!
Inside the studio with Steven Pollock, 2016 Furniture Designer of the Yearand maker of this year's sleek trophies.
To celebrate our 10th annual Designers of the Year awards, we chat with past winners about how far they've come since taking home the DOTY trophyand what's next on the horizon.
The entries came pouring in from all across Western Canada for the 10th anniversary of our design competition. We're delighted to present the cream of the crop.
This year's DOTY winners share their unique perspectives on hoarding great wood, turning fabrics inside-out and crafting quilts out of clay.
Revisit the best of Alberta design.
Your snaps from our favourite night of the year.
Designer Sholto Scruton talks about the design process behind the ruler-inspired award.
Meet the DOTY class of 2016, as selected by our panel of internationally renowned judges.
Designer Kelly Deck steers this year's new category for Makers.
Celebrating the 2015 Designers of the Year Awards in style.
We chat with this year's winnersarchitects, fashion designers and furniture designers alikeabout their dedication to the details.
Looking good, Vancouver.
Designer awards call for a designer award.
From modernist architects to a menswear designer, this years winners are at the forefront of the Wests ever-changing, always thrilling design scene.
Designers of the Year would not be possible without the support of our generous sponsors.
This years winners have battled against hundreds of other entries before dozens of judges to proudly lay claim to the title Designer of the Year.
Western Living celebrated its 6th annual Designers of the Year Awards on September 12 with 500 designers, architects, local celebrities, media and more at Vancouver's spectacular London Aviation Centre