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Traditional Home has been holding the "New Trads" design star search since 2009. And this year, they are opening it up to the public to help them find the nominees. Here is the scoop...

"From now through March 15, 2016, readers are invited to nominate themselves or a designer they know to become one of this year’s ‘New Trads’. Voted on by a panel of editors, renown designers including former New Trads, and Traditional Home readers, 10 winners will be announced in the July/August 2016 issue of Traditional Home magazine, featured in the summer issue of TRADhomeMag and honored at an event in New York City."

To find out more: New Trads 2016 at Traditional Home