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Success Story: Hugh Leader Williams

New Designers Triple Award Winner Hugh Leader Williams

Hugh won three Awards at New Designers 2012. The New Designers 100% Design Award, the New Designers BCFA Award and the New Designers Made.com Award

 

 

Hugh Leader Williams

 

Discipline: 
Furniture Design
Loughborough University

Product: 
Spun Furniture

Style
Clean, minimal and unfussy

Favourite designers?
Tom Dixon, Barber Osgerby
 

Judges' Comments:
A simple concept that is well resolved, commercially viable and an original design. Cool looking product, well presented, with lots of commercial & development potential.

Hugh's Comments on how New Designers has helped him:
Winning the prizes has given me a lot of confidence for my first show. The amount of attention and number of people to talk to has been great. 
 
Opportunities as a result of being at New Designers?
Publicity and press exposure including a feature in Wallpaper's Graduate Edition.

Won the Young Designers award from Homes and Gardens magazine.

Exhibited at 100% Design and Tent. Set up own studio.

Work placement with made.com including developing a product line with them.

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