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Interior Design by Gala Magrina Design seen at The Tie Bar Flagship, Chicago - The Tie Bar Store
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The Tie Bar Store

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From E-Commerce brand to Pop-Ups nationwide to their first Flagship Store in Chicago’s Lincoln Park — our journey with The Tie Bar was an epic and informative one. We began collaborating with the brand to test markets through temporary pop-ups and then eventually developed the creative concept for their permanent brick and mortar stores. Through the use of custom designed modular fixtures and humorous touches, we were able to deliver a functional space that houses large amounts of product on the floor while still creating a fun and interactive store.

We took inspiration from the Tie Bar’s signature blue brand color and added layers of texture with marble, velvet and brass to create a rich and masculine shopping experience. In contrast with these more formal materials, we employed props and artwork that were fun and quirky - like vintage bar accessories, wood hands, heads and manikins, and custom illustrations of men’s accessories reminiscent of the images and text found in Mexican lottery. Product is merchandised in fun and easy to shop presentations that encourage customers to "play" and mix and match while also showcasing The Tie Bar’s wide offering of colors and patterns.

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We Bring Your Brand To Life.

We work with companies that want to bring their brands to life in a Retail, Wholesale, Showroom or Office environment, and would like to work with a no-nonsense interior design team that is able to clearly chart the best way forward. What separates our approach from other interior design agencies is our extensive knowledge of visual merchandising and experiential marketing - giving us immediate insight into how customers shop, what they connect with, and what inspires them to make a purchase, as well as the ability to create magical moments within a space. Because of this, we’re able to create unforgettable brand experiences that maximize profits and form emotional connections with our clients’ customers and employees.

Our access to Artists, Illustrators, Carpenters, Architects, Local Artisans and cutting edge Technology ensures that every space we design is unique, customized and layered with experiential moments.

Gala Magriñá Design manages projects from initial concept to final installation. Services include:

Retail Stores | Wholesale Corners | Showrooms | Offices Project Management | Custom Fabrication | CAD + 3D Renderings I Graphic Design | Technology