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The SBID International Design Awards

The SBID International Design Awards has firmly established itself as one of the most prestigious interior design Awards in the global design calendar. 

This Award for design standards attracts entries from across the world, making it truly an honour and a sign of industry recognition that is second to none for the deserving winners.

The awards recognise, reward and celebrate design excellence across a broad range of categories spanning Interior Design, Fit-Out and Product. Winning a SBID International Design Award is a high achievement – they are evaluated by leading industry experts for their technical content and aesthetic creativity while the design-conscious public also have a say in voting for the most inspiring projects.


Rated GOLD Standard Awards 

The SBID International Design Awards became the first interior design award scheme to be accredited with the GOLD Standard Awards Trust Mark by The Independent Awards Standards Council, who commended the programme as “exemplar in how awards should be operated”.


Awards Categories

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Interior Design

Spanning residential and commercial design, the Interior Design categories invite projects from a broad spectrum of specialist sectors, from restaurants, retail spaces and healthcare facilities, to offices, show homes and luxury apartments.

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Product Design

With a focus on the design, innovation and functionality of products for the interior design sector, the Product Design categories span commercial and residential sectors, judged by auspicious interior designers.


Interior Fit-Out

The Interior Fit-Out category is for specialist interior contractors fulfilling the interior design fit-out projects across the commercial and residential sectors, assessed for successful completion, execution, finishes and final detailing.

Exclusive Experiences for Winners & Finalists

Aside from enhanced credibility and increased exposure among the design community, SBID Awards finalists enjoy numerous benefits, including free access to After Party networking; invitation to SBID’s premium networking event, Meet the Buyer*; a Finalist/Winner certificate; extensive media coverage and PR opportunities throughout the year, use of the official Finalist/Winner logos to showcase achievements in your marketing materials and website. Once more for the deserving winners, the coveted SBID International Design Awards crystal trophy presented at the annual Awards ceremony.

Premium Event Experiences

Attendees of the prestigious SBID Awards ceremony include leading, high-profile professionals across the design sectors, trade specialists, and industry media.

Attendance represents a unique opportunity to connect, celebrate and showcase your work to a specialist audience of professional peers, potential business partners, and prospective clients.

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The Awards

Awards Categories

There are 3 main categories of design excellence across Interior Design, Product and Fit-Out, ranging commercial and residential interior design sectors.

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The Judges

Our judging panel consists of highly respected, expert industry figures from some of the world's most innovative and exciting companies.

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Fellow of the Year

The SBID Fellow is a person whose actions have enhanced the creative world. Past Fellows include Nadja Swarovski; Sebastian Conran; Theo Fennell and Eve Pollard.

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SBID Award Ceremony

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