We're thrilled to announce the amazing contenders for Western Living's Designers of the Year 2015 competition.

Western Living's Designers of the Year awards celebrate the best of Western Canadian design. As always, we were blown away by the calibre of entries and the amount of home-grown talent that came flooding in. Thank you to everyone who entered! Below, find the cream of the crop: your Designers of the Year finalists for 2015. Winners to be announced in our September issue, and honoured at our annual DOTY galas in Vancouver and Calgary. Keep connected with us on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram or subscribe to our newsletter to follow all our #doty2015 updates.

Congratulations, finalists!

ARCHITECTURE Helliwell and Smith Blue Sky Architecture, Vancouver Building Bloc Designs, Calgary De Jong Design Associates, Calgary Thirdstone, Edmonton Frits de Vries Architects and Associates, Vancouver Kevin Vallely Architect, Vancouver Measured Architecture, Vancouver Shape Architecture, Vancouver Splyce Design, Vancouver ARTHUR ERICKSON MEMORIAL AWARD Formline Architecture and Urbanism, West Vancouver Building Bloc Designs, Calgary Hindle Architects, Calgary Kevin Vallely Architect, Vancouver MAA Studio, Vancouver Modern Office of Design and Architecture (MoDA), Calgary Nyhoff Architecture, Calgary Platform Architecture and Design, Vancouver ECO Adrian Martinus, Calgary Dear Pony, Nelson, B.C. Formline Architecture and Urbanism, West Vancouver Frits de Vries Architects and Associates, Vancouver Gagan Designs, Winnipeg JWT Architecture, Bowen Island, B.C. Kevin Vallely Architect, Vancouver Mtharu, Calgary FASHION Andronyk Jewelry, Shaunavon, SK Dear Pony, Nelson, B.C. Duly Equipped, Vancouver Lloyd and Wolf, West Vancouver Mona Sultan, Vancouver Truvelle, Vancouver Westerly Handmade Shoes, Vancouver FURNITURE Chris Brodt, Edmonton Cory Barkman Furniture Designs, Brant, AB Shipway Design, Vancouver Jeff Martin Joinery, Vancouver Straight Line Designs, Vancouver Quake Furniture, Vancouver Sholto Design Studio, Vancouver Woodstone Design, Vancouver Studio Brovhn, Vancouver Mtharu, Calgary Thom Fougere, Winnipeg Studio Bensen, Vancouver Sticks and Stones Furniture, Squamish, B.C. INDUSTRIAL Amanda Hamilton Interior Design, Calgary Building Bloc Designs, Calgary Form3 Design, Vancouver Gagan Designs, Winnipeg Meade Design Group, Victoria Nico Spacecraft, Roberts Creek, B.C. Hurdler Studios, Vancouver Propellor Design, Vancouver, Studio Bup, Vancouver Mtharu, Calgary Thom Fougere, Winnipeg INTERIORS Alykhan Velji Designs, Calgary Amanda Hamilton Interior Design, Calgary Angela Robinson Interior Design and Tanya Schoenroth Design, Vancouver and Delta, B.C. Building Bloc Designs, Calgary Kevin Mitchell, Calgary Enviable Designs, Vancouver Falken Reynolds, Vancouver Pure by Ami McKay, Vancouver Splyce Design, Vancouver Stephanie Brown Inc., Vancouver ROBERT LEDINGHAM MEMORIAL AWARD Alykhan Velji Designs, Calgary Amanda Hamilton Interior Design, Calgary Falken Reynolds, Vancouver Janine Love Design, North Vancouver Kevin Mitchell, Calgary Stephanie Brown Inc., Vancouver Winners will be announced August 28! Sign up for our newsletter so you don't miss a thing. Meet this year's judging panel.

Check out previous DOTY winners by category or by year.