August 14, 2019
NY NOW Summer 2019 recognizes winners of Best New Product Awards

NY NOW recognized all the winners of the Best New Product Awards at Summer Market during their first Awards Night, that celebrated exceptional brands, designers and visionaries.

Hundreds of exhibitors entered the awards and one winner was chosen from each of the eleven sections within the Home, Lifestyle and Handmade Collections currently on display in the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center.

“It’s gratifying to see the level of excitement and enthusiasm amongst exhibitors, celebrating each other’s successes and to see those innovative products being recognized by the industry as stand outs in their categories,” said Kevin O’Keefe, EVP, Emerald Expositions.

Winners + Special Mentions

Best in Market

  • Winner: Djalin

Best Exclusive Launch

  • Winner: MATR BOOMIE

Personal Accessories

  • Winner: Idol Light
  • Special Mention: Fortune & Frame
  • Special Mention: Isabelle Gougenheim Designs


  • Winner: Paddywax
  • Special Mention: Studio Roof
  • Special Mention: Edwin Jagger

Tabletop + Gourmet Housewares

  • Winner: Bugatti Italy
  • Special Mention: Whole Harmony
  • Special Mention: Tin Parade Party

Artisan Resource

  • Winner: Djalin
  • Winner: Koluntu
  • Special Mention: Mo’s Crib
  • Special Mention: Organic Savanna

Handmade Global Design

  • Winner: Flags for New World
  • Special Mention: All Across Africa
  • Special Mention: Socco

Accent on Design

  • Winner: Xoopar – INE
  • Special Mention: Lund of London
  • Special Mention: Ginkgo

Home Furnishings + Textiles

  • Special Mention: Evangeline
  • Special Mention: LinenMe

Personal Care + Wellness

  • Winner: GRYPH & IVY ROSE
  • Special Mention: Simply Smita
  • Special Mention: Scents of Europe

Baby + Child

  • Winner: Open The Joy
  • Special Mention: Jack Rabbit Creations
  • Special Mention: Chewbeads

Handmade Designer Maker

  • Winner: Rustico
  • Special Mention: Indian + Purry

Distinctive Living

  • Winner: Tightrope

Accent on Design Awards

  • Best Booth Design: Fresh Taiwan
  • Best Product Design Innovation: Blomus, ANI LAMP 3IN1 RECHARGEABLE LED
  • Best Overall Collection: HMM

Accent on Design 35th Anniversary Awards

  • Best Legacy Award: Gallery 91
  • Best New Company: Lara Knutson

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