2nd Annual Shorty Social Good Awards Categories

Entries for the Shorty Social Good Awards are open now! Official categories listed below.
The regular deadline is August 2, 2017

From the 9th Annual Shorty Awards House & Home

Homes can reveal a lot about people—their tastes, interests, history, and so much more. The act of creating a home is so rich, from finding the right location, to building the walls, to decorating and making it your own. These nominees devote their lives to this art, teaching their followers how to live in the ideal space.

Finalists

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Design Milk
Serving fans up with a daily dose of vitamin DM, online magazine Design Milk fortifies the internet with #DMcreativespaces in the realms of art, architecture, interior design, fashion, and technology. The “always fresh + never sour” blog founded by trend expert Jaime Derringer was included in Twitter’s “Who to Follow” list of art and design infl...
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Drew & Jonathan Scott - Property Brothers
Television personalities and twins Jonathan and Drew Scott are home-renovating renaissance men. The People Magazine “Sexiest Men Alive” and Billboard Hot Country chart hit-makers are best known for their work as co-hosts of the Emmy®-nominated HGTV show Property Brothers, transforming fixer-uppers into dream homes, while enlightening their viewe...
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Fredrik Eklund
Top NYC luxury broker, New York Times best-selling author of The Sell, and star of the Bravo reality show Million Dollar Listing New York, Fredrik Eklund has gathered a global online audience eager for inspiration and a vicarious look into the glamorous life of a real estate mogul. With a blog full of sales secrets, real estate listings, and ent...
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The House that Lars Built
Provo, Utah-based designer, illustrator, stylist, and craft-maker Brittany Jepsen is a “lover of all things bright and beautiful.” Her whimsical and colorful lifestyle blog TheHouseThatLarsBuilt.com inspires artful existence, DIY encouragement, and offers followers a platform to showcase their work. With hundreds of thousands of online subscribe...
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The Jungalow
Named One of Coastal Living’s “Hottest Designers to Follow in 2016,” Justina Blakeney is the founder of award-winning home decor and lifestyle blog TheJungalow.com, with over 1.5 million social media subscribers and 100K+ monthly unique blog visitors. Incorporating plants, color, and pattern with global influences and bohemian free-spirit, Justi...

Nominees

Athena Calderone
With captivating elegance and romantic flair, interior designer, home chef, entertainment expert, lifestyle blogger, and visual storyteller Athena Calderone transforms the ordinary into the picture-perfect, demonstrating simple design techniques that make the everyday become beautiful. Winner of Saveur magazine’s 2016 Readers’ Choice Award for Best Style ...
Chris Loves Julia
Warmly welcoming the online community to their virtual home, husband and wife Chris and Julia of @chrislovesjulia bring their diverse backgrounds and experiences to the world of home renovation. Launching ChrisLovesJulia.com in 2009, their popular blog and corresponding @chrislovesjulia social media pages feature home renovation blogs and vlogs, DIY #cljt...
Coco Kelley
Designer, blogger, editor, and founder of the lifestyle blog CocoKelley.com, Cassandra LaValle reminds us that: “Life is in the details. Style accordingly.” Presenting inspired design ideas, from sophisticated home aesthetics to chic party planning, fashion, food, and travel, the blog celebrated its 9-year anniversary by getting a makeover with a new logo...
Grace Bonney
The “all things design” blog declared a “Martha Stewart Living for the Millennials” by The New York Times, Design*Sponge supports and motivates the creative community with beautifully-journaled lifestyle offerings, inspirational words, advice, and resources including “DIY 101” and city guides. An active supporter and advisor to small businesswomen, NY-bas...
Jolie Kerr
@Tide brand ambassador Jolie Kerr is a “Clean Person.” The author of New York Times bestseller My Boyfriend Barfed in My Handbag...and Other Things You Can't Ask Martha launched her career with the advice column “Ask A Clean Person” on The Hairpin.com, now regularly featured in Esquire. With a podcast of the same name and an active social media presence, ...
My Paradissi
Dedicating 10 years of her life to the study and practice of architecture, Crete-born-and-based architect, author, and interior designer Eleni Psyllaki launched blog MyParadissi.com to share her “online design paradise" with the world. Mixing soft Mediterranean hues with minimalist-modern, Eleni shares inspired styles, imagery, design, and DIY ideas via b...

About the Shorty Awards

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media.

Millions of people participate in The Shortys to recognize individuals and organizations producing great content on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, YouTube, Snapchat, Instagram, YouNow, Musical.ly, Vine and the rest of the social web.

The Shorty Social Good Awards will be held October 2017 in NYC, Date to be announced shortly.