Oh What a Night!
Designs 4 Dignity’s annual Spirit of Design event on May
8 at Ignite Glass Studios in Chicago was chic and spectacular and our team of
40 from Oscar Isberian rugs had a blast.
Elegant glass sculptures decorated the indoor and outdoor spaces, making for a
shimmering festive landscape. Specialty drinks and catered food included fun
Strawberry Mojitos and Ginger Beer Cocktails, with fresh and artful cuisine
from Mexico, Thailand and Japan. Of course, speakers were on hand to tell the story of D4D and who it
In case you are unfamiliar with this great organization, Designs 4 Dignity was
founded to help other non-profits transform their spaces into beautiful
environments with the ultimate goal of preserving the dignity and raising the
spirits of those they are helping in order for them to succeed. Through
pro-bono support, sponsorships and donations from the design community, these
extraordinary transformations have served more than 100 non-profit
organizations and community programs throughout the Midwest.
The Spirit of Design event recognizes and honors D4D?s sponsors that make this
mission achievable. Oscar Isberian Rugs, a long-time sponsor, is proud to be
among this great community of retailers, architects and designers who donate
their time, materials and talents to help the non-profits D4D targets each
After the cocktail party, which took place from 6-9 p.m., the party continued as
Ignite Glass Studio shifted into the 4DAFTERDARK bash from 9-midnight. We could
tell you more, but what happens AFTERDARK stays AFTERDARK. Don’t miss this great event next year. We sure won’t!