Next up in our presentation of the judges choices: Shane Powers, Deputy Decorating Editor, Martha Stewart Living. All his top picks are below the jump...
Name/Title: Shane Powers, Deputy Decorating Editor, Martha Stewart Living
Location: Bedford Stuyvesant, NYC
Best creative hack (ie, furniture transformation):
Shane: "I admire her tidy crafting skills and well selected materials. "
Best decorative painting (ie. on a wall or other flat surface):
Shane: "I love that it is kid friendly without being too cutesy."
Best Use of Fabric (ie. upholstery):
Shane: "I got to give credit for her bold use of color and pattern. "
Best Use of Paint or Finish:
Shane: "I would have this chair in my apartment."
Biggest Wow Factor:
Shane: "Simple, graphic and reminds me of a dream set from a Jean Cocteau film."
Most Likely to Be Widely Copied:
Shane: "This is a great solution for blah cabinets with cheesey finishes."