SAIC designers unveil a sparkling installation at Swarovski’s flagship store.
SAIC designers unveil a sparkling installation at Swarovski’s flagship store.
May 2

Swarovski Showstopper

On April 17 Social Life Chicago highlighted the “show stopping installation” at Swarvoski’s Michigan Avenue flagship store designed by Master of Design students from SAIC’s department of Fashion, Garment and Body. The window display features colorful, intricate windmills adorned with jewelry from Swarvoski’s Tropical Paradise collection, reports style blog Your Trendy. Swarovski and Second City Style tweeted from the debut, sharing colorful images of the display. FACTIO magazine and Haute Diary highlighted another collaboration between Swarvoski and SAIC fashion students, featuring design sketches by Blair Disbrow (BFA 2014), Jordan Kiehle (BFA 2014),and Crystle Crubaugh (BFA 2014) incorporating Swarovski jewelry in original and unexpected ways.