Just a reminder to all our readers and small business partners that the General Finishes 2016 Design Challenge is in full swing and you have until Monday, July 25th. There are five upcycling categories and five first place winners will receive an expo ticket, hotel room for two nights, and tickets to a dinner event for the General Finishes Flippin' Furniture Expo in Chicago October 30 - November 1. D. Lawless Hardware will have a booth there and we are very excited!
First prize winners also get prizes from a number of sponsor companies in our little furniture and cabinet niche including us of course! Each first prize winner will receive a gift card from D. Lawless to help decorate their upcoming projects.
There are prizes for five categories and three winners per category. You can check out the entries now and get some idea of what your competition will be! Oh yea, and I forgot to mention that the judges are a who's who of furniture and design from around the industry!