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‘Garden and Gun’ sets deadline for awards

Garden & Gun magazine announces the final call for entries in its 11th annual Made in the South Awards. Any business or maker with a Southern-made product that falls into one of six categories—Food, Drink, Home, Style, Crafts, and Outdoors—may apply until midnight Eastern Time on Wednesday, July 1. 

The overall winner will receive a $10,000 cash prize and will be prominently featured alongside the other category winners and runners-up in the magazine’s December 2020/January 2021 issue.

The 2020 Made in the South Awards judges are: 

  • Maneet Chauhan, food, (Nashville), An Indian American chef and television personality, Chauhan is the owner of Chauhan Ale & Masala House as well as three other popular restaurants in Nashville
  • Joseph Stinchcomb, drink, (Oxford. Miss.) director of the bar program at the award-winning Saint Leo restaurant in Oxford
  • Amanda Lindroth, home, (Lyford Cay, Bahamas), An interior designer who owns two island-inspired design shops in Charleston, S.C., and Palm Beach, Fla.
  • Ashley Vermillion Webb, style, (Raleigh, N.C.), owner of womenswear boutique Vermillion in Raleigh, N.C.
  • Clea Shearer and Joanna Teplin, crafts (Nashville), founders of The Home Edit, Shearer and Teplin, have reinvented traditional organizing by merging it with design and interior styling.
  • T. Edward Nickens, outdoors, (Raleigh, N.C.), Expert sportsman and the author of a collection of outdoor guides.

For entry forms, category descriptions, and rules, visit madeinthesouthawards.com. Winners will be announced in the December 2020/January 2021 issue of Garden & Gun,.


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