The 2017 Fort Worth HOME Design Awards recognizes the top well-designed spaces in the Fort Worth/Dallas area. In this inaugural competition, we received nearly 80 submissions. We will profile these finalists and winners in the December issue of Fort Worth HOME.

Congratulations to our 2017 Fort Worth HOME Design Awards Finalists:

2017 Finalists

Best Children’s Room/Nursery

  • Beckley Design Studio
  • MTK Design Group
  • Urbanology Designs

Best Dining Room

  • B Smart Builders
  • Brooke Sweeney
  • KL Milam Interior Design

Best Kitchen

  • Beckley Design Studio
  • konstrukcio studio
  • Paxton Place Design

Best Living Space

  • B Smart Builders
  • High Street Homes Design
  • KL Milam Interior Design

Best Master Bedroom

  • Kay Genua Designs
  • KL Milam Interior Design

Best Outdoor Space

  • Heritage Design Studio
  • That’s Haute
  • Paxton Place Design

Best Specialty Room (media, game, office, library, sunroom)

  • KL Milam Interior Design
  • KL Milam Interior Design

Best Whole Home Design

  • Norman D. Ward
  • Urbanology Designs
  • WRARE Design

Please join us as we announce the winners LIVE at a special awards ceremony in December in front of the top Fort Worth/Dallas design professionals. Don’t miss out on this exciting celebration



Thursday, December 7
Cocktail hour - 6 pm
Presentation - 7 pm


Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams
The Shops at Clearfork
5001 Ozona Boulevard
Fort Worth, TX 76109


Includes cocktail hour and presentation

Thank you to our sponsor:

Thank you to our distinguished panel of judges:

Kelly Ryan Kegans

Kelly Ryan Kegans is a design and lifestyle writer and editor based in Minneapolis. She edits Mpls.St.Paul Magazine’s Home & Design publication and is the contributing home editor for Midwest Living and a field editor for Better Homes and Gardens. Kelly began her career as a newspaper reporter in Texas, eventually landing at The Dallas Morning News, and later editing Dallas Home Design magazine. In 2002, Kelly and her family moved to Des Moines, Iowa, and began a 13-year stint at Meredith Corporation, working as a home editor on many publications, including leading the Home Design department at Better Homes and Gardens magazine. 

Annette Mallard, ASID, RID

Chair, ASID Fort Worth

Annette Mallard is a licensed interior designer with an earned degree from the University of Mississippi and is registered in Louisiana and Texas. She is the current chair of ASID Texas, Fort Worth Design Community 2016-2018 and is currently employed by Workspace Marketing Group as a manufacturer’s rep for multiple commercial furniture manufacturers. Annette has held many volunteer positions with ASID, most recently as the co-chair of Metrocon17 and as the chair of ASID’s Legacy of Design ASID TX Chapter for the past three years. Next year, she will chair Metrocon18. Annette is originally from Shreveport, LA and moved to Fort Worth in March 2008.

Albert Marichal, AIA, NCARB


Albert Marichal is principal of Albert Marichal Architect, PLLC. and assistant professor at Texas Christian University.  He is a licensed architect, registered in New York and Texas.  He holds the NCARB Certificate and is a member of the American Institute of Architects. Albert received degrees in architecture from the University of Houston, Columbia University, and Harvard University. His work has been published in numerous journals including Texas Architect and Architectural Record and has been exhibited in a number of galleries including the Lawndale Art Center in Houston and the Museum of Modern Art in New York. Albert has been honored with three design awards from American Institute of Architects.