Myefsky Architects

Christian Dior

Christian Dior

Chicago, IL

Christian Dior’s first Chicago boutique, located in the epicenter of Chicago’s high fashion shopping district, is adorned with a fanciful star – a symbol of good luck fromMonsieur Dior – that distinguishes the boutique from neighboring luxury retailers.

Transforming the 1950’s-era Walton Gardens building, designed by Bertrand Goldberg, into Maison Dior involved creating an incandescent facade that features a patterned frit/ceramic glazing. Show windows and lightboxes further balance the prominence of the historic Walton Gardens with Dior’s modern, French identity.

Interior renovations include a new decorative stair ascending between the first and second floor. Merchandise niches and dedicated display areas for accessories and ready-to-wear collections are dispersed among the selling floors and consider the customer experience.

Photo Credit:  Aldo Sperber | Courtesy of Christian Dior

Previous Project Next Project

Contact

  • Chicago Office Myefski Architects, Inc.
  • Chicago Office

    Myefski Architects, Inc.

    630 Davis Street, Fifth Floor
    Evanston, Illinois 60201

    Call Us: 847-440-8294

    Get Directions
  • Marquette Office Myefski Architects, Inc.
  • Marquette Office

    Myefski Architects, Inc.

    857 West Washington Street, Suite 302
    Marquette, MI 49855

    Call Us: 906-273-2200

    Get Directions

Subscribe to our mailing list

* indicates required