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The Best of European Design

This week’s round up

A look at Maii Interior’s recently shortlisted project, an interview with JSH Algarve’s Managing Director and the categories that are about to close for submissions…

As publishers for the design industry globally, we feel it is vitally important that we continue to share your work, promote your new collections, endorse new ideas and innovations and show the design world just how strong we are as a community. We may not be able to travel to conferences, overseas meetings and events for a while, but we at design et al, will do all we can to expose your work to clients globally during this time.

All awards PR, editorial, digital news edits and magazines will be published as usual. Every part of the business will continue to work in the same way. Over the coming days and weeks will be adding to our global communication with additional new edits and PR  on a global level to help keep this industry moving.


Luxury is celebrated on all six floors of this 19th century London residence. A sober elegance is contained in the exuberant sophistication of a design scheme that manages to blend the charm of the past with contemporary appeal

Maii Interiors have been shortlisted for  Kitchen Design Over £150,000 Award in The International Design & Architecture Awards

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 DESIGNER IN PROFILE: Jutta Hoehn, Owner, Managing Director and Architect of JSH Algarve

JSH Algarve

Where does your design inspiration come from?
Predominantly my surroundings. Being so close to the sea has often inspired nautical themes in terms of the interior architecture for some of my recent projects. I previously transformed two old fishing houses in Salema into beachfront homes. The interiors were bright and airy, in keeping with the seaside setting. I also previously mentioned using Portuguese tiles, which I often use on a feature wall in the bathrooms of some of my properties.

How important are The International Design & Architecture Awards?
The International Design & Architecture awards are of growing importance to the landscape of contemporary design. They provide a valuable opportunity to promote design within the industry and to a greater public. Being shortlisted for an International Design & Architecture award is a seal of quality for exceptional design and is crucial in highlighting design visionaries around the

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As we continue to support and promote the global design industry, we remain inundated with applications from all over the globe. Consequently, various regional and global categories will soon close:

Living Space – Europe: this category refers to the communal areas of a property, such as Living Areas, Dining and Kitchen areas specifically in Europe.

Interior Design Scheme – Global: this category refers to all areas of a property, such as Living Areas, Dining and Kitchen areas, Bedrooms, Bathrooms etc located all around the World.

City Space (Apartment/Penthouse) – Global: this category refers to city based apartments and penthouses, located all around the World.

Luxury Residence – Europe: this category refers to all areas of a property, with a focus on the most luxurious projects. We would expect, for example, to see Home Cinemas, Swimming Pools etc as well as the usual areas of the property like Living Areas, Dining and Kitchen areas, Bedrooms, Bathrooms etc specifically in Europe.

To review our full list of categories, please click here.

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If you think you have what it takes to complete in The International Design & Architecture Awards, submit your application by clicking here.

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