Announcing WantedDesign’s Launch Pad 2017 Participants

03.07.17 | By
Announcing WantedDesign’s Launch Pad 2017 Participants

We’ve teamed up with WantedDesign and Design Within Reach on the 2017 Launch Pad. Launch Pad is a special section at WantedDesign that’s focused on independent designers and small companies, who are ready to launch their designs or collections. This year, the Launch Pad will award TWO winners: one in furniture/accessories and one in lighting. The 2017 participants that have just been announced and we can’t wait to see them all in person:


Ara Levon Thorose

Bowen Liu

Atelier C.U.B.

Cano Rolón Studio

Cody Calamaio


Espina Corona

Hamilton Holmes

Harmonie Tsai

hf Design Studio

Jaswig (Matias Ellegiers)

Joyce Ha

Judy Chi

Justin Bailey Design

Kin & Company

LU XU Studio

Mari JJ Design / Maria JJ Juchnowska

Reham Almubarak

Tianhan Zhang

Vako Design


Wilcoxson Brooklyn Ceramics

Studio Lani

Zihan Zhang


Amanda Anderson

Anony Inc.

ARQOM | AdrianPrietoPiragine

CWiencek Design

Fire Road


Jacob Antoni

Luvere Studio

Side Project


More to be announced. Visit to learn more about Launch Pad. Voting will be open soon!

Jaime Derringer, Founder + Executive Editor of Design Milk, is a Jersey girl living in SoCal. She dreams about funky, artistic jewelry + having enough free time to enjoy some of her favorite things—running, reading, making music, and drawing.