The EDIDA Awards gathers the editors-in-chief of ELLE Decoration editions worldwide who reward the winners of the year in the presence of major actors of the international design community, for the second year in partnership with MGallery Hotel Collections.
More than 400 special guests attended the event which took place at the Teatro Franco Parenti in Milan, Italy. This year, the "Designer of the Year" was awarded to – Michael Anastasiades, 'Young Design Talent of the Year ' went to - Sabine Marcelis, and India Mahdavi received the first 'Interior Designer of the Year' trophy.
The winning 'Designer of the Year' Michael Anastasiades with Ryuko Kida Brand Director of ELLE Decor Japan and Livia Peraldo Editor-in-Chief of ELLE Decor Italy.
Evelien Reich, Editor in Chief of ELLE Decoration Netherlands awards Sabine Marcelis 'Young Design Talent of the Year'.
On stage are winners from category "Bathroom", Roberto Paloma, Ludovica Serafini and Elena Zuchetti (ZuchettiKos) with ELLE Decoration China's Editor-in-Chief Leon Sun.
Pietro-Galimberti (Flexform) and Samuel Accoceberry, winners in the category 'Bedding' with Cia Jansson Editor-in-Chief Elle Decoration Sweden.
Rikako Nagashima and Isa Glink (Kinnasand), winners in the category 'Fabrics' with Carolina Di Domenico and Whitney Robinson, Editor-in-Chief of ELLE Decor USA.
Bethan Laura Wood, Nelcya Chamszadeh and Fabrizio Cantoni Daniele Lora (CC Tapis), winners of the category 'Floor Covering' with Ben Spriggs, Editor-in-Chief of ELLE Decoration UK.
Ronan Bouroullec and Lorenzo Arosio (Glass Italia), winners of the category 'Furniture' with Riuko Kida, Editor-In-Chief of ELLE Decor Japan.
On behalf of India Mahdavi, winner of the category 'Interior Designer of the Year', Sylvie De Chirée, Editor-in-Chief ELLE Decoration France accepts the award with Master of the Ceremony, Carolina di Domenico.
India Mahdavi, winner of the category 'Interior Designer of the Year'.
Antonio Citterio with Giorgio Busnelli and Gianni Fortuna (Arclinea), winners of the category 'Kitchen' with Eva Sluneckova, Editor-in-Chief of ELLE Decoration Czech Republic and Mrudul Pathak Kundu, ELLE Editor-In-Chief of ELLE Decor India.
Lee Broom, winner of the category 'Lighting' with Thuy Doung Nguyen Editor-in-Chief of ELLE Decoration Vietnam.
Claudio Luti (Kartell) accepting the award of the category 'Outdoor' with Franziska Frosch Editor-in-Chief of ELLE Decoration Germany.
Jacob Holm of Fritz-Hansen, winner of the category 'Seating' with Cecilie Christiansen and Mette Skjodt Strandberg Editor-in-Chief ELLE Decoration Denmark.
Brad Ascalon, winner of the category 'Tableware' with CEO of Pasabahce Massimo Leonard and Editor-In-Chief of ELLE Decoration Turkey, Elif Günenç.
Cristina Celestino, Alberto Brioni and Alessio Brioni (Fornace Brioni), the winners of the category 'Wall Covering' with Marta Rioperez, Editor-In-Chief of ELLE Decoration Spain.
Master of Ceremony Carolina-Di-Domenico with the CEO of ELLE International Media Licenses Francois Coruzzi.
The 25 Editors in Chief of the ELLE Decoration network on stage with Michael Anastassiades, Designer of the Year.