Kitchens of the Year

Is your kitchen a cut above the rest? Tell us about it, and your kitchen could be pictured in St. Louis Homes & Lifestyles.

If you are the owner or designer of a dream kitchen, enter our 2017 Kitchens of the Year contest. Winning kitchens will be featured in the January/February 2017 issue of St. Louis Homes & Lifestyles. For more information, e-mail [email protected].
Entry deadline is October 3, 2016.


Eligibility Requirements:

Any new or remodeled residential kitchen completed between October 2014 and October 2016, located in a living space in the Greater St. Louis area. The project must not have been published previously and cannot be scheduled for publication prior to March 2017 (including advertisements).

Selection Criteria:
Judges will select winners on the basis of aesthetics, functionality, originality, design details and space planning.

Submission Requirements:
In addition to this form, please submit the following:

  • A half-page summary of your kitchen entry. (A separate entry form and summary is required for each submission.) Include the square footage, distinctive features, products/brands used, the homeowners’ specifications, and challenges/solutions related to the kitchen space. Please omit names of all parties and homeowners.
  • A separate list of kitchen and design suppliers and resources.
  • A CD including at least 5 photos (10 max.) of the kitchen. If professional photos are provided, please ensure that they are high-resolution (minimum 300 dpi) and at least 8” x 10” in size and include appropriate photo credit information.
  • Up to 3 floor plans, if possible.

Please make copies of all materials; entries become the property of St. Louis Homes & Lifestyles, a publication of Distinctive Lifestyles, LLC.

Maximum 5 entries per firm.

Entry fee is $50 for first entry; $30 for subsequent entry.

Please omit names of clients or participating parties from materials other than on the entry form.

*Certain restrictions apply.

Please send all materials to:

St. Louis Homes & Lifestyles
ATTN: Kitchens of the Year
255 Lamp & Lantern
Town & Country, MO 63017
or email: [email protected]