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designers rate Ann Weigand,   Client Interior Designer BHDP Architecture Cincinnati B an Bennett,   Director Design Resources GKV Architects New York 2 Ann Weigand 1. Bentley Prince Street Scan Reader Service No. 205 The classic, linear pattern and wide range of color variations make Scan suitable for a variety of project types. The simple cut and loop texture adds depth and durability to this sustainable product. 2. Shaw Contract Group Tweed Reader Service No. 206 The rich, dense pile is reminiscent of a custom wool rug but is constructed in a nylon fiber. Its textural highlights, subtle shimmer, and sophisticated warm neutral colors, give this product a natural, organic feel. 3. Constantine CEO Reader Service No. 207 This high pile height carpet has the luxurious look of a handmade rug. The subtle pin-dot pattern on a solid background, combined with its tip-sheared construction, creates depth in this simple, yet sophisticated product. (Modular version shown here.) 3 broadloom carpet Contract asks two designers to name and explain their preferred products 1 B an Bennett 4. Bentley Prince Street Base Metal & Bare Earth Reader Service No. 208 The coloring and construction of this pair of flatweave carpets make them my favorite minimalist options. Love it! 5. Shaw Contract Group L7 collection, 3-Square Reader Service No. 209 The lone broadloom offering that came out of Shaw’s collaboration with Bruce Mao Design, 3-Square is a tonal, pixilated abstraction that communicates energy and creativity without hitting you over the head with it. 6. Karastan Contract Sisaltech II Reader Service No. 210 This long-established design is a so er, largerscaled complement to Base Metal. The heathered colorways are more classic, and the woven construction is evident and luxurious. 98 contract january/february 2011 5 4 6

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Contract - January/February 2011
Editor’s Note
Exhibition: Orgatec
Corporate Philanthropy
The 32nd Annual Interiors Awards
Designers of the Year
Legend Award
Large Office
Public Space
Historic Restoration
Adaptive Reuse
Environmental Design
Designers Rate
Ad Index

Contract - January/February 2011