GOOD DESIGN® the oldest
and the most Prestigious Awards Program

Hallmark Floors wins GOOD DESIGN® award | The Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design and Metropolitan Arts Press Ltd. present the Museum’s annual GOOD DESIGN® Awards Program for the most innovative and cutting-edge industrial, product, and graphic designs produced around the world.


Hallmark Floors Herringbone Engineered Hardwood Collection has been recognized by The Chicago Athenaeum as an innovation in the FLOOR+WALL COVERING category. This collection will be available to all Hallmark Floors retailers later this year. Hallmark Floors Engineered Hardwood Collection featuring our top twelve European Oaks with American Hickories and Maples milled for ease of ranging from Onyx black to a warm Malibu.


We are proud to be voted as an industry leader in manufacturing by The Chicago Athenaeum.

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Hallmark Floors Herringbone | GOOD DESIGN® Awards

“The emphasis of the GOOD DESIGN® program is on quality design of the highest form, function, and aesthetics a standard beyond ordinary consumer products and graphics. The Chicago Athenaeum’s GOOD DESIGN® program forwards the ideals of a design process that embodies product excellence and endurance and strong public identity.” –


Hallmark Floors Wins The Good Design® Award.

For more than seven decades since its inception, The Chicago Athenaeum continues the organization of the program to create a revived awareness about  contemporary design and to honor both products and industry leaders in design and manufacturing that have chartered new directions and pushed the envelope for competitive products in the world marketplace.

Every year, designers and manufactures in about 50 nations are honored for their singular achievements in producing hallmarks of contemporary design. For more than 70 years, everything and anything produced in and for the environment from a paperclip to a Boeing 787 Dreamliner or NASA Space Ship have been honored.