The Great Interior Design Challenge - Season 3

The Great Interior Design Challenge - Season 3

16 Episodes

The third season of this popular design competition series kicks off with a bang!

Host Tom Dyckhoff -- along with design experts and judges Daniel Hopwood and Sophie Robinson -- search for the best amateur interior designers. In each episode, three use all their skills and talent to see who will make it to the final round, and win The Great Interior Design Challenge.

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The Great Interior Design Challenge - Season 3
  • The Great Interior Design Challenge | Themed Schemes: From Scandi to Japan

    Episode 1

    The Great Interior Design Challenge is back for a third series, with 16 talented amateur designers battling it out for the title across 15 episodes, plus a special one-off programme featuring secrets and tips from our designers, judges and guest experts. Each knockout heat takes place over three ...

  • The Great Interior Design Challenge | Weatherboard Cottages: Medieval Makeover

    Episode 2

    In the second round of this heat, the three remaining designers are out to impress working in Kentish weatherboard cottages. This challenge is a huge leap for the amateurs, as each building is grade II listed, with individual restrictions on what can and can't be changed. They'll have £1000, thre...

  • The Great Interior Design Challenge | Laidback vs. Steampunk

    Episode 3

    In the third and final round of this heat two designers have proved their talent, but now only one can win a place in the quarter final. The backdrop for this design showdown is an 18th century Scottish Castle, now converted into apartments. Once again they'll have just £1000, three days and a sm...

  • The Great Interior Design Challenge | Dorset: The Edwardian Experiment

    Episode 4

    The second heat begins. Another group of amateur designers will compete across three knock-out rounds for one place in the quarter final. They are engineering manager Rob, DIY store worker Angelica, ex-visual merchandiser Sarah and textiles lecturer Lucy. They're in the beautiful thatched village...

  • The Great Interior Design Challenge | Georgian Elegance vs. Parisian Chic

    Episode 5

    In the second round of this heat, the three remaining designers are working for clients on a smart Georgian terrace in Bath, in a living room each. With views across the city, these are high end homes, so the new look rooms come with high expectations, despite the fact the designers have just thr...

  • The Great Interior Design Challenge | Small Spaces: Timber Framed Homes

    Episode 6

    In the last round of this heat, two designers are left battling it out for just one sought after place in the quarter final. They must earn their place by transforming two tiny bedrooms in medieval timber framed bedrooms in Sussex – still with a budget of £1000, a small team to help them and just...

  • The Great Interior Design Challenge | Cottage Transformations in Tissington

    Episode 7

    The third heat begins. In the first of three knock-out rounds, a group of four more amateur interior designers start their bid to win a place in the quarter final transforming cottages in the beautiful village of Tissington, in the Peak District. They are sales assistant Jamie, art director Rache...

  • The Great Interior Design Challenge | Kitchen Revamp: The Victorian Half House

    Episode 8

    In the second round of this heat, the three remaining designers take on one of the most demanding rooms to redesign on a tight budget – the kitchen. They're each working in a Victorian Half-House, in Walthamstow, North East London, where architectural historian Tom Dyckhoff looks at the story beh...

  • The Great Interior Design Challenge | Modern Batchelor Pad vs. Hippy Chic

    Episode 9

    In the last round of this heat, just two designers are left competing for one coveted spot in the quarter final. They must transform an awkward attic bedroom each, in two desirable 1960s riverside homes in Marlow, Buckinghamshire. They'll have to be more creative than ever in these high end prope...

  • Self Build Special: From Magical Woodland to Ornam

    Episode 10

    It's the start of the fourth and final heat. Our last group of wannabe designers will compete across three challenges to win one place in the quarter final. This time they'll be transforming a bedroom each in an unusual self-build estate in South London. Hoping to fill the last spot in the quarte...

  • The Great Interior Design Challenge | Bohemian vs. Glamorous

    Episode 11

    In the second round of this heat, the three remaining designers take on the challenge of a reception room in the historic model village of Bournville, in Birmingham. Architectural historian Tom Dyckhoff explores the story behind the buildings; a Victorian reimagining of a traditional village. For...

  • The Great Interior Design Challenge | The French Farmhouse

    Episode 12

    It's the last round of the heats, and there is just one remaining place in the quarter final for one of our two remaining designers. They're taking on the monumental task of redesigning an iconic farmhouse kitchen each. Still with a budget of £1000, a small team to help them and just three days, ...

  • The Great Interior Design Challenge | Devon: Coastal Cottages

    Episode 13

    It's the quarter final, and the last four designers in the competition are in the village of Beer in Devon, taking on a cosy sitting room each in a row of coastal cottages. It'll be down to Sophie and Daniel – and guest judge interior and architectural designer Oliver Heath – to decide who has wh...

  • The Ultimate Medieval Terrace: Hunting Lodge or Fr

    Episode 14

    It's the semi-final, where three designers try and secure their place in the grand final. The challenge they have to conquer in order to get there is redesigning a sitting room each on a medieval terrace in the grand Cathedral city of Wells, in Somerset. Judging them as ever are Sophie Robinson a...

  • The Great Interior Design Challenge | The Final: The Sussex Stately Home

    Episode 15

    It's the grand final. Two of our best designers have battled their way to get here. Now just one can be crowned champion. Standing between them and the title, the challenge is to transform three rooms each in an apartment in a grand Stately Home in Sussex. Judging this epic battle, Sophie and Dan...

  • The Great Interior Design Challenge | The Special: Top Tips

    Episode 16

    In this special programme, we bring together the ultimate rules of design – room by room. Across three series of The Great Interior Design Challenge our designers have come up with cost cutting, ingenious ideas about how to get a look for less, and they're all here. We also have some insider tech...