Studio Twist has named KNA Design’s Andrew Pancer the winner of its Anniversary Design Competition. Coinciding with the manufacturer’s five-year anniversary, the contest was announced at BDwest 2017 and Pancer’s winning design, “It’s All Greek to Me,” was shown at BDNY. (The Los Angeles-based designer was named to the Boutique 18 last year.)
Competition judges included Scott Bodenner, wovens designer and owner of New York-based textile studio The Bodenner Collection; Chuck Chewning, principal at Savannah, Georgia-based Charles H Chewning Interiors and director of interior design at the Italian textile company Rubelli; and Libby Patrick, founder and ceo at Atlanta-based interior design firm Sims Patrick Studio Inc.
Founded and led by Michelle Wildenhaus, Studio Twist manufactures top-of-bed products, including knit blankets, bed scarves, throws and pillows for hotel, spa, healthcare and assisted-living environments. The company is headquartered in Kennesaw, Georgia.