Pinterest UK Interior Award Winners & Runners-Up

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  • We’re thrilled to announce the winners of the first-ever Best Of Pinterest UK Interior Awards, a celebration of UK’s home decor ideas.

    From watercolour walls in the bedroom to ‘less is more’ in the lounge, we’re excited to reveal the Pins capturing your imagination.

    Thanks to 175 million visually-obsessed Pinners active each month, we have 100 billion ideas on Pinterest worldwide. That’s a lot of Pins to dig into! Making the UK Interiors shortlist all the more revealing. Here’s your chance to see how people in the UK are decorating, styling and making the most of their spaces across 10 different categories. Selected by a judging panel of respected design experts including award-winning interior designer Kelly Hoppen, fashion designer Matthew Williamson, Editor-in-Chief at ELLE Decoration Michelle Ogundehin as well as the Pinterest UK editorial team, here are the winners and runners-up...

    Best Wow Factor Interior:

    WINNER: The Pink House bathroom – Emily of The Pink House / Grazia Magazine

    RUNNER-UP: The Glade restaurant & bar at Sketch London – Sketch London

    Best Small Space Idea:

    WINNER: DIY kids folding desk – Heather of Growing Spaces. 

    RUNNER-UP: Space saving dressing table and beauty station – Charlotte O’Shea of Rock My Style

    Best Use Of Colour:

    WINNER: The London home of florist Nikki Tibbles – Nikki Tibbles.

    RUNNER-UP: Avenue London N8, Shoot Factory – Shoot Factory

    Best Home DIY Idea:

    WINNER: DIY Watercolour tableware – Fran of Fall for DIY

    RUNNER-UP: How to paint an Ombre Wall – Red Magazine / Valspar paints.

    Best Dream Bedroom:

    WINNER: Murals Wallpaper Watercolour Bedroom – Murals Wallpaper / Hege in France

    RUNNER-UP: Serene shades of blue bedroom space – John Lewis

    Best Lounge Look:

    WINNER: Mid-century modern flat in the Barbican – Winners: House & Garden / Maria Speake of Retrouvius

    RUNNER-UP: Luke Edward Hall's Living Room – House & Garden / Luke Edward Hall

    Best Kitchen Design:

    WINNER: Watercolour splashback kitchen – House Beautiful 

    RUNNER-UP: In the green kitchen – House & Garden / Designer Adam Bray

    Best Workspace: 

    WINNER: x Livingetc workspace – / Livingetc

    RUNNER-UP: Plant filled workspace – Jeska & Dean of The Future Kept

    Best Kids Room Idea:

    WINNER: Camomile London kids room – Camomile London

    RUNNER-UP: Indoor climbing wall for an outdoor themed kids bedroom - Heather of Growing Spaces

    Best Interiors Lust-have:

    WINNER: Loaf's Thankster Sofa – Loaf

    RUNNER-UP: Oliver Bonas' luxe round bambook drinks trolley – Oliver Bonas



    LONDON is planning their next get-away, from the comfort of their bedroom with giant map murals.

    WINNER: Neutral Shades World Map Mural bedroom – Murals Wallpaper

    GLASGOW is craving light and space in their interiors with roof windows and home extensions.

    WINNER: Velux windows home extension – Hege in France / Velux windows

    MANCHESTER is creating a moment of calm with soft shades of pink, hanging plants and tactile textures.

    WINNER: Textures & toned hues in the bedroom – The Lovely Drawer

    BIRMINGHAM is going boho with a vintage twist.

    WINNER: Natural history infused bohemian modern space – Design Soda

    LIVERPOOL are in 'don't move improve' mode – cue innovative kitchen and bungalow renovations.

    WINNER: Kelly & Phil's incredible bungalow extension – Rock My Style / Kelly & Phil

    LEEDS WINNER: Leeds are making the most of their space with a dressing table meets desk space 

    WINNER: Dream workspace meets dressing table – As You Wish & Lust Living

    Explore all the winning boards and Pins on our Best of Pinterest UK Awards account here

    Our winners and runners-up will be receiving a Pinterest Interiors light bulb award and a badge for their website or blog. Follow the activity on Twitter via the hashtag #BestofPinterestUK

    – Kate Allchin, UK Content & Community Manager, currently pinning to Pattern & Texture