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Vintage home design sites (a list for your perusal)

Vintage home design sites (a list for your perusal)

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas. Actually, it’s not. The weather in Chicago is warm and muggy, and my windows are rattling in response to wave after wave of rolling thunder. ¬†Nevertheless, the holidays are nigh, and Black Friday, the annual kickoff of the holiday shopping season is just days away. Best Buy […]

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Haberdash

Haberdash

I stopped by the new Haberdash on State Street a few weeks ago to check out their Blackwatch ’68 line. Blackwatch founder Elan Peltz calls his collection of mid-century, salvaged and industrial furnishings Thoroughbred Modern, and the distinctly masculine pieces work well with Haberdash’s collection of menswear by Gitman, Rag & Bone, Steven Alan and […]

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Open House: Arthur and Wyatt’s Place

Open House: Arthur and Wyatt’s Place

Living above the store may sound old-fashioned, but it’s not so difficult to figure out why it still holds appeal. For one thing, it sure cuts down on the commute. Just ask my good friends, partners Arthur Swirgon and Wyatt who live above Arthur’s fantastic showroom on California Avenue in West Garfield Park. If you […]

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Look: A Wicker Park home where everything’s for sale!

Look: A Wicker Park home where everything’s for sale!

Please check out Time Out Chicago’s December 3rd issue for my piece about Elan Peltz’s amazing Wicker Park home / by appointment boutique Blackwatch ’68.¬† Peltz’s merchandise is rat pack cool.¬† Check it out before all the good stuff is gone.¬† 414-248-7769

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