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Ware Malcomb Wins the Glitz Award at IIDA Illinois’ A Stitch in Time!

19 Mar 2015, Posted by admin in culture,design, 0 Comments

Ware Malcomb Wins the Glitz Award at IIDA Illinois’ A Stitch in Time!


Ware Malcomb partnered with sponsor D.L. Couch for the IIDA Illinois’ annual event, Stitch. D.L. Couch distributes a variety of wall coverings and fabric to meet design needs in the commercial and residential design industry.

Ware Malcomb Wins the Glitz Award at IIDA Illinois’ A Stitch in Time!

By Dawn Riegel
Director, Interior Architecture and Design

Charged with the fun and energetic theme of the 1970’s – Pivot of Change, and the vibrant color of cobalt blue, Ware Malcomb D.L. Couch crafted a “super fly” ensemble to celebrate the exuberance of the 1970s.

The team took essential initial steps to carefully plan an eye-catching afro as the central focus of their ensemble.

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Hundreds of “florets” were made from wall coverings and fabric, and pieced together to form a large, voluminous wig. The team held several “lunch crafting” parties to get it all done!

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After hours of dedicated work, the team dressed Ware Malcomb interior designer, Maggie Benson in their psychedelic ensemble and wowed the crowd!

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At the end of an exciting night, Ware Malcomb and D.L. Couch were awarded “The Glitz Award—Best Use of Material”!

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Ware Malcomb Chicago had a wicked time working with D.L. Couch. Watch Maggie show off her dance moves in our video!

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Dawn Riegel
Director, Interior Architecture and Design
driegel@waremalcomb.com

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