2011 Galleries

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ARIA

Winner - Bronze

Competition: Spark:Concept
Designer: Dan Ashcraft
Design Type: Product, Audio Electronics
Company / Organization / School: Ashcraft Design

Aria would be auctioned off and proceeds given to a charity dedicated to raising the awareness about the importance of music as a part of a child's education. The headband is wrapped in wood reclaimed from the acoustic guitars of famous musicians. The satin spun finished ear cups are made from recycled aluminum. The quilted leather surrounding the ear cups and the lining come from reclaimed bags, jackets and other articles of clothing from musicians.