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The Ford Edge is the original crossover SUV with room for five that instantly gets attention with stunning exterior design and a spacious, quiet and high-quality interior. From the moment the door is opened, Edge pleases the senses with meticulous attention to detail and surprising technology, like enhanced active park assist, front 180-degree camera and SYNC 3 connectivity. New for 2016, Edge is the first SUV in the industry to offer Adaptive Steering, making the vehicle easier to maneuver and more fun to drive.Since its 1943 founding in Sweden, IKEA has offered home furnishings of good design and function at low prices so the majority of people can afford them. here are currently more than 360 IKEA stores in 47 countries, including 40 in the U.S. IKEA incorporates sustainability into day-to-day business and supports initiatives that benefit children and the environment. For more information see IKEA-USA.com, @IKEAUSANews, @IKEAUSA or IKEAUSA on Facebook, YouTube, Instagram and Pinterest.
Creating a well-edited collection of contemporary designers and independent labels since 1996, Need Supply Co. is a clothing and lifestyle store based out of Richmond, VA. We started selling vintage Levi’s but have since expanded our offerings to include men’s and women’s clothing and accessories. In 2008, we launched our web store and have been shipping worldwide ever since. Our home office houses our retail store front and everything from design and branding to online sales. We truly believe in the products we carry, carefully curating a mix of well-known brands and up-and-coming independent designers from the US and abroad.
West Elm helps customers express their personal style at home. Headquartered in Brooklyn, NY, the brand opened its first store in 2003 in DUMBO, the neighborhood it still proudly calls home. Everything West Elm does is designed to make an impact, from its commitment to Fair Trade Certified, local and handcrafted products to its community-driven in-store events and collaborations. Mixing clean lines, natural materials and handcrafted collections from the US and around the world, West Elm creates unique, affordable designs for modern living. West Elm is part of an active community on Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, Twitter, and YouTube, and is a member of the Williams-Sonoma, Inc. portfolio of brands.
Founded in 2002, Sonos creates the leading smart speaker system. From a tech start-up populated with nerdy engineers and brilliant designers who love music, Sonos has grown into a global music brand dedicated to transforming the experience of listening out loud to music in the home. Its family of wireless smart speakers and home audio products make it easy for everyone to listen to the music they love in every room of their home. To hear their favorites, discover new music, and appreciate it all with the highest sound quality.
Homepolish delivers personal and flexible interior design by the hour nationally. Whether you’re looking to make an old space feel new again, gut renovate, or tackle a problem area, we bring the country’s most talented designers and fanatical customer support to your project, without the egos, commissions, and expensive headaches of going it alone. Since its launch in late 2012, Homepolish has grown to over 500 interior designers, and collectively designed over 10,000 homes and offices nationwide, ranging from accessorizing small studio apartments for renters to renovating $15M penthouses for homeowners. With over 800,000 followers on Instagram and a digital magazine featuring wholly original content, Homepolish has established itself as the go-to brand for daily inspiration and creative design ideas for today’s savvy consumer.
The annual Collective Design fair is a commercial and educational platform featuring expertly selected works from a global roster of established and emerging galleries. Presented in a new, unexpected location each year, Collective Design cultivates a spirit of discovery that appeals to both avid patrons and those new to collectible design. The fair has leveraged the city’s energy to become a vital part of New York’s cultural calendar.
PIN–UP is a biannual architecture and design magazine that captures an architectural spirit, featuring interviews with architects, designers, and artists, and presenting content as an informal work in progress. Based in New York and distributed worldwide, PIN–UP presents a fun assembly of ideas, stories, and conversations, paired with cutting-edge, specially commissioned photography and artwork — a unique and considered mix of original content that celebrates architecture and design in the context of culture at large.
Global Fund for Women is one of the world’s leading foundations for gender equality, standing up for the human rights of women and girls. It campaigns for zero violence, economic and political empowerment, and sexual and reproductive health and rights. Global Fund for Women uses its powerful network to rally advocates, raise money, and get support to where it’s most urgently needed. It funds and partners with women-led groups who are courageously fighting for justice in their own communities.
Founded in 1998 by Mexico City natives Danny Schneeweiss and Moy Guindi, Milagro Tequila has quickly escalated into one of the world’s leading tequila brands, with one foot in tradition and the other in the future, combining the finest old-world techniques and traditions and applying modern technologies and processes to produce a superior product. This award-winning tequila brand from William Grant & Sons captures the spirit of modern day Mexico, from its entrepreneurial founders and artisanal bottles to the ingredients and distillation process. Milagro is distilled in both pot and column stills for the perfect balance of smoothness and agave flavor from 100% estate-grown blue agave.
NYCxDESIGN is New York City’s official citywide celebration of design, of which Sight Unseen OFFSITE is a part. Spanning all disciplines of design, NYCxDESIGN creates a collaborative platform for cultural and commercial opportunities, elevates established and emerging design practices and increases awareness of and appreciation for design by all audiences.