A&D Design Teams are paired with a Product Manufacture/Dealer and challenged to design couture fashion constructed out of interior finish materials. The runway will be judged during a LIVE extravaganza May 2023!
After a 9 year hiatus, we're back! Get ready for the 5th iteration of this iconic, repeatedly sold out event. This year's runway will alter your perspective, May 2023... but don't waste time signing up as runway space is limited for the highly anticipated return of this epic event all in support of advocacy!
Team sign up deadline is Oct 14th!
For all the rules, see above.
(Note- the deadlines currently listed in the rules will be adjusted, our Kick Off/Pairing Event will be Oct 25th. Deadlines won't begin until AFTER the paring event)
A&D Design Teams will be paired with a Product Manufacturer/Dealer and challenged to design couture fashion constructed out of interior finish materials. The runway will be judged during a LIVE extravaganza May 2023. The kick off event to pair design teams & manufactures will take place early October 2022 with garment design and construction commencing immediately. A&D Design Teams must be located in the IIDA Northern Pacific Chapter - Alaska, Idaho, or Washington as well as the Canadian provinces of Alberta or British Columbia.
Stay tuned for more information about our team pairing event happening Oct 25th.
A&D Design Teams:
The design team’s entry fee is $600. This fee includes six (6) General Admission Team Tickets (valued at $75ea). All participants for entry to the event require tickets. Only Team Ticket holders will have backstage access. Please note: Backstage access will be limited due to available space. More details about backstage requirements will be provided in advance of the event. A design team will consist of a minimum of four (4) participants actively or recently employed by an architecture, interior design or engineering or construction firm located in the IIDA Northern Pacific Chapter. Exceptions will be permitted and must be approved by the Product Runway Committee upon review.
Product Manufacturer/Dealer Representatives (currently full, join the waitlist!):
The entry fee for product representatives is $750 plus the cost of finish materials. This fee includes two (2) GA - Non Member tickets valued at $95/ea. Product Runway encourages the involvement of the Product Manufacturer Representative in the design process and through the building of the garment.
One member of the team should be a current interior design or architecture student at a school located in the IIDA NPC chapter, which will be assigned to the team by the Product Runway Committee (pending interested students). The student team member will receive one of the provided Team Tickets. Please note: this event is a 21 or older venue, and students must be enrolled in the 2022/2023 school year.
All proceeds from IIDA Northern Pacific Chapter's Product Runway will support future and ongoing efforts of Interior Design Advocacy across our chapter in the states of Alaska, Idaho, and Washington as well as the Canadian provinces of Alberta and British Columbia. All in all supporting the overall goal to increase the value and understanding of interior design through the advancement in design excellence, legislation, leadership, accreditation, and community outreach.