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CIHDA - Chengdu International Home Design Award 2019 by iF

Chengdu International Home Design Award 2019 by iF (CIHDA)

As the home and furniture industry is on the rise in China, the International Furniture Fair Chengdu has launched a new award in cooperation with iF: The Chengdu International Home Design Award 2019 by iF (CIHDA). The award will also celebrate the fair’s 20th birthday, taking place from 1 to 4 June 2019 in Chengdu.

Manufacturers, designers, sales representatives, importers and distributors related to the home furnishing industry are welcome to participate in the new award until 5 April 2019.

CIHDA is a great opportunity to unlock Western China and to get an international and professional audience for your home designs: Nearly 270,000 buyers and retailers are expected at the Chengdu International Furniture Fair, where all entries that passed the First-round jury will be showcased. 

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Dates and fees


05 Apr 2019

Registration deadline

15 - 26 Apr 2019

First-round jury (online jury)

06 - 24 May 2019

Shipping period (non-exhibitors)

29 May 2019

Delivery date (exhibitors)

31 May 2019

Final-round jury (physical jury)

01 Jun 2019

Awards ceremony

01 Jun 2019


iF WDG, International Furniture Fair Chengdu website and press releases

01 - 04 Jun 2019


Entries passed the first-round jury will be showcased at International Furniture Fair Chengdu 2019


Participation fee: CNY 2,500 per entry (VAT included)
This includes the administrative costs and jury costs; the invoice for the participation fee will be issued by the award organizer CHENGDU NEW EAST EXHIBITION CO., LTD.


01. Living Room Furniture + Dining Room Furniture

Examples: Sofa, coffee table, floor cabinet, shoe cabinet, table, dining chair, wine cabinet etc.

02. Bedroom Furniture

Examples: Bed, mattress, nightstand, wardrobe, dressing table etc.

03. Kitchen Furniture

Examples: Kitchen countertop, cabinet, kitchen storage etc.

04. Office Furniture

Examples: Office chair, file cabinet, screen partition, safety box etc.

05. Outdoor Furniture

Examples: Urban public outdoor furniture, courtyard outdoor leisure furniture, commercial outdoor furniture, portable outdoor furniture etc.

06. Home Accessories

Examples: Curtain, sofa cover, cushion, craft tablecloth and decorative crafts, decorative wrought iron etc.

Benefits for winners

Evaluation criteria

Innovation and Elaboration

  • Degree of innovation
  • Degree of elaboration
  • Uniqueness
  • Execution / workmanship


  • Use value and usability
  • Ergonomics
  • Practicability
  • Safety


  • Aesthetic appeal
  • Emotional appeal
  • Spatial concept
  • Ambience


  • Production efficiency
  • Consideration of environmental standards / carbon footprint
  • Social Responsibility
  • Universal design


  • Brand fit
  • Target group fit
  • Differentiation

Contact us

Jing Li

Chengdu International Home Design Award

Jing Li
200 5th Tianfu Street
High-tech Zone, Chengdu

Phone 886.2.2766.7007