With the end-of-year season of merriment virtually upon us, we’ve discovered an additional good cause to open a bottle or two. Design Inside Attain has introduced a name for entries to its nineteenth Annual Champagne Chair Contest, the place individuals are invited to submit authentic designs or miniature fashions of chairs in DWR’s product providing, made solely utilizing the foil, cap, cage and cork of a bottle of champagne.
The competition is carried out in partnership with Champagne Pommery, and submissions have to be constructed from the parts of not more than two champagne bottles. Bottles of glowing wine and glowing cider will even be accepted.
This yr, the MillerKnoll Basis will donate $50 for every legitimate entry (as much as the quantity of $25,000) to Gradual Manufacturing unit, a local weather innovation non-profit that works on the intersections of local weather and tradition to advocate for environmental justice and social fairness. If that wasn’t motivation sufficient, individuals additionally stand to win one in all 4 prime prizes, value as much as $1,000 to spend at Design Inside Attain.
A panel of six judges will award the entries primarily based on greatest likeness, most authentic and extra. Any entry made utilizing a Champagne Pommery cork will mechanically be entered to win the Pommery Prize as effectively, which holds a grand prize of a $1,000 DWR present card and a Pommery present set for good measure. Any entry that additionally incorporates recycled, recovered or discovered plastic will even be entered into the Gradual Manufacturing unit prize, the place an Eames Molded Plastic Armchair shall be awarded alongside the $1,000 DWR present card.
The decision for entries is now open for all US residents and runs till 6 January 2023.
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