Best Designers 2021 Editorial Survey

Congratulations on being named a D Home Best Designer 2021! We’re seeking your input for an editorial feature that will accompany the list of winners. Please respond to as many of the following questions as possible by Monday, January 18. Your answers may appear in the March/April 2021 issue of D Home.

  • Any cited responses will be attributed to the name as listed. If you are answering as a firm, please attribute each answer below to an individual, as we cannot quote multiple people for the same response.
  • Please include your firm name as you would like it listed in print.
  • Preparation

  • Color

  • This can be specific paint shades or general descriptors.
  • Shape and Space

  • In determining proper placement or proportion, what are the key numbers to keep in mind when determining...

  • Materials & Finishes

    Please share your pros/cons and best/worst applications for as many of the following materials and finishes as possible. What may clients not realize about each (in terms of durability, price, care, etc.)?

  • Ex. Stainless steel, chrome, nickel, brass, bronze, etc.
  • Ex: Polished, brushed, satin, matte, etc.
  • Ex. Flat, eggshell, satin, semi-gloss, high-gloss, etc.
  • Ex. Satin, wool, cotton, linen, leather, etc.
  • Old vs. New