Posts Tagged ‘sale’

It’s that time of year.. stores everywhere are starting to roll out their family & friends events or special online shopping discounts. Bloomies, Gap, Old Navy and now… Kiki de Montparnasse! Beginning today through November 25th enter GIFTLOVE at checkout and you’ll get 20% off your purchase. Maybe someone will stuff your stocking with luxe […]


Prairie Avenue books, a Chicago gem legendary for offering a huge selection of architectural and interior design related tomes (actually the largest architectural bookstore in the world) will be shuttering its doors mid next week. The selection runs from the small but interesting gift book to a 3 foot tall book of engineering drawings of […]


If you are from Chicago chances are you know of Erin Gallagher’s line of jewelry. Their first retail outlet in the West Loop has been a success depite nightmarish parking, streets congested with meat trucks and quite a bit of grime. Come the end of September EG will be moving to a new location on […]


Artopolis Recap

04May09

Artopolis was quite the experience. Sometimes I start to wonder what it takes for art to be considered “art”. Despite the odd pieces here and there, I discovered examples of both the absurdly bizarre (yes, in a good way!) and the insanely creative. The goal was to display pieces of art that are both experimental […]


This evening a VIP reception and preview party kicks off the 4-day event Artopolis: Chicago’s Celebration of Art, Antiques & Culture. Art Chicago 2009 brings together contemporary and modern artists, galleries, collectors and curators from around the globe. All types of media are covered. NEXT is a showcase for world culture and the event examines […]