2019 Top Shelf Design Awards deadline extended to January 21
This craft room was designed by Wendy Scott.

Photo By Wendy Scott

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - The deadline for the 2019 Top Shelf Design Awards has been extended to January 21.

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

All award winners will be featured in Closets & Organized Storage magazine and celebrated at an awards reception during the 2019 Cabinets & Closets Conference & Expo, March 6-8 in Charlotte, North Carolina. The Best of Show 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 21. Entry fee $45. Upload photos and videos of your best projects to win.


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)

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Michaelle Bradford, CCI Media, is Editor of Closets & Organized Storage magazine and Woodworking Network editor. She has more than 20 years of experience covering the woodworking and design industry, including visits to custom cabinet shops, closet firms and design studios throughout North America. As Editor of Closets & Organized Storage magazine under the Woodworking Network brand, Michaelle’s responsibilities include writing, editing, and coordinating editorial content as well as managing annual design competitions like the Top Shelf Design Awards. She is also a contributor to FDMC and other Woodworking Network online and print media owned by CCI Media.