Beautiful homes, villas and farmhouses

We all love living in picturesque surroundings. This category invites all those who have fashioned stunning living spaces, interiors and architecture, that reflect timeless aesthetics, meticulously designed, and are a representation of the owner’s persona.

Criteria and guidelines

Special criteria

  • Professionals should submit a detailed concept note in 300 words or less that explains the making of the property, from their first meeting with the client to the initial brief given to them, construction process, materials used, location, furniture and accessories sourced, and also how the property reflects its owner’s unique tastes and personality.
  • Photographs of the completed project should preferably display both the interior and exterior, along with other interesting details.

Entry rules & regulations:

  • Participants must upload their entries on the microsite in PDF, JPEG or PNG format only. It is an online submission.
  • Entries can also be submitted by email at Entries submitted over email must include the following details: designer name, firm name, contact details, company website, category and sub-category, project description (in 300 words or less) and project location.
  • Submissions must include sketches, plans, elevations, any other before and after images of the space with professionally shot pictures (interiors and exteriors).
  • The number of pages in the PDF/Images should not exceed 10. The total file size should not be greater than 50 MB.
  • The project should be described as per the guideline questions in a document in 300 words or less. All information on the project must be addressed through ONE sheet of the PDF only.
  • The project must be absolutely complete and based in India, Nepal, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka & Maldives.
  • The project should not be more than 5 years old (not older than 2017).
  • Projects that have won or been nominated in previous KBDAs are not eligible to re enter.