Danish textile brand Gabriel, renowned for its exclusive line of high-end, stylish and sustainable furniture fabrics will open a showroom in the trendy, colorful and creative Fulton Market district in Chicago in September, 2021 at 333. N Green Street.
Maegan Amato, Sales Director for Gabriel North America said, “Our vision for the showroom is to create an inspirational venue and meeting place for architects, designers and furniture manufacturers.”
“We want to create a hub of inspiration and product knowledge that encourages innovation, creativity and design, “he added.
The 3,900 square foot open layout is Gabriel’s largest in the world with plenty of room for a diverse range of activities. Designed with various working areas and private nooks.
Also, the showroom provides designers, architects and other professionals with an inviting, inspiring and adaptable place to work, meet and network.
To enjoy the benefits of cross-discipline collaboration, community and creativity It encourages flexible co-working, as well as show-room design in the hot-desking trend and provides the concept of verification at work anytime and anywhere.
With its huge kitchen area and spacious patio, the showroom provides the perfect setting for special events and meetings.
Dating back 170 years, Gabriel is deeply rooted in the Scandinavian design tradition, and the style and interior of the showroom draw clear inspiration from its Scandinavian heritage.
On the other hand, the interior is characterized by an understated Nordic aesthetic complimented by furniture displays from internationally renowned partners all dressed in Gabriel fabrics.
Guests can peruse built-in shelving units featuring Gabriel’s signature wool, recycled polyester which made from plastic bottles, and mesh fabrics on backs, cushions, screens and hangers showing the full range of colorways, as well as acoustic elements spread throughout the space with a sculptural expression.
One of the focal points of the showroom is a beautiful, modular sofa upholstered in 27 different colors in Gabriel’s wool and recycled polyester fabrics for visitors to “experience” the fabrics and get inspired on how to mix textures and colors.
At the same time, another special feature is the long cloth lanes hanging from the ceiling for making statements which act as decorative elements in the showroom.
As per Tobin Anderson, CCO for Gabriel North America with their new Chicago venue, they once again expand their network of showrooms across the globe and move closer to their North American customers.
“We look forward to welcoming customers and partners and creating innovative furniture solutions,” said Tobin Anderson.
Conveniently located on the first-floor retail space in the Fulton Market district, the Gabriel showroom will contribute to an already edgy, bustling and fast-expanding neighborhood joining other notable design brands with a strong creative and urban vibe.
It is known that the showroom is open Monday-Friday, 9 am-5 pm, and by appointment outside normal business hours.