CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - The deadline for the 2017 Top Shelf Closet Design Awards has been extended to January 27.

The Top Shelf Closet Design Awards are given annually to honor designers for their creative closet and home organization designs. 

 
Furniture designer Brian K. Ellison, BKE Design, Chicago, will be the host for the 2017 Top Shelf Closet Design Awards gala reception to be held April 12 during the 2017 Cabinets & Closets Conference & Expo. To attend the exclusive awards gala, click here to register.
 
BKE Design provides custom design of commercial and residential spaces, furniture, lighting and handcrafted wood items. Ellison was also a contestant on Spike TV’s reality furniture competition “Framework” in 2015.
 
The returning judges for the 2017 contest are Denise Butchko, Butchko & Co., Chicago, Illinois; Angelia York, St. Louis Co., Maplewood, Missouri; and Joyce Hardison, Closet Crafters, Ventura, California.
 
All award winners will be featured in Closets & Organized Storage magazine and celebrated at a gala awards reception during the 2017 Cabinets & Closets Conference & Expo, April 11- 13 in Schaumburg, Illinois (near Chicago). The Overall Winner (project receiving the highest score from the judges) will receive a $500 gift card.
 
All submissions (no more than three per category) will be accepted until January 27. Entry fee $45. Upload photos and videos of your best projects to win.

CATEGORIES:

Garage: under 600 square feet; Garage: over 600 square feet
Home Office: under 150 square feet; Home Office: over 150 square feet
Closet: Closet: Laminate under 18 linear feet; Laminate over 18 linear feet; Closet: Wood under 18 linear feet; Closet: Wood over 18 linear feet; Closet: Reach in
Specialty: (craft, pantry, laundry, mudroom)
Wine Cellar Storage

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