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Candyality & Water Tower Place presents the unconventional Candy Wrapper Dress Competition

Wednesday, September 23, 2015 Tyronita Bell

Voted the best Candy store in Illinois by Food Network Magazine, Candyality is known for bringing your childhood candy store memories to the present. The store creates a fun experience by telling you your "Candy Personality" based off of the type of candy you like!

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Candyality Chicago was established in 2007 by Terese McDonald, a former  training and sales executive. Eight years and four locations later the store is continuing to grow strong. Being active in the community has played a significant part in to the Chicago candy shop. This is why the store and Water Tower Place have partnered up to announce the unconventional candy wrapper dress competition! 

The store is already known for its candy wrapper dresses, but it's time for a fresh take. Columbia College Chicago's fashion students are encouraged to be apart of the fun and construct something  new at Candyality! Contestants are to create a unique design made up entirely of candy wrappers.

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To enter, participants must provide one pdf image of their creative work to Entries will be accepted through Oct. 5, 2015. Four to six people will be chosen on Oct. 9th, 2015 to participate and have a chance to win $500 in prizes from select businesses from Water Tower Place. In addition to that, this is also an excellent opportunity for students to build their portfolio. 

The dresses will be displayed in Water Tower place in front of Candyality on November 18th, 2015. Shoppers will vote for their favorite creation and the design with most votes wins!  

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