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The Best HGTV Star Winners, Ranked

List RulesVote up the best winners of HGTV Star

Some of the most popular HGTV Star winners have gone on to become incredibly successful celebrity designers. A combination of personality and design skills landed the people below in the top spot on Home & Garden Television's reality competition show. Who are the best HGTV Design Star winners? Help decide below!

These interior designers and decorators have a good reason to want to win, as they're competing to launch and host a new design show on HGTV. The best winners of HGTV Star have shows that go on to run multiple seasons, a chance they wouldn't have had without winning the show. While most people know David Bromstad from shows like Color Splash and My Lottery Dream Home, he actually got his start as the Season 1 winner. He even went on to be a mentor and host for the same show he won, years later. You'll find these and other great contestants below on this list of HGTV Star winners. Vote the best designers to the top!

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    Kim Myles


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    Winner: Season 2 (2007)

    Winning Show: Myles of Style

    Subsequent career:

    • Appeared on HGTV'd, a surprise home makeover show.
    • Has been on OWN's Home Made Simple, winning an Emmy for Best Daytime Lifestyle Program.
    • Worked with Chevorlet as designer of the Chevy UpGrade Me series.
    Are they the best winner?
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    Danielle Colding


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    Winner: Season 7 (2012)

    Winning Show: Shop This Room

    Subsequent career:

    • Appeared in Celebrity Holiday Homes and Yard Takeover.
    • Participated in Housing Works' Design on a Dime charity event.
    • Continued running her full-service interior design firm.
    Are they the best winner?
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    Meg Caswell


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    Winner: Season 6 (2011)

    Winning Show: Meg's Great Rooms

    Subsequent career:

    • Hosted two seasons of Meg's Great Rooms.
    • Runs a design firm.
    • Has paired with Couture Lamps & Home Furnishings to design a line of lamps.
    Are they the best winner?
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    Jennifer Bertrand


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    Winner: Season 3 (2008)

    Winning Show: Paint-Over!

    Subsequent career:

    • Appeared on HGTV Showdown.
    • Owns a design business in Weatherby Lake, Missouri.
    Are they the best winner?