• Andersonville Arts Weekend
• Semiannual Sale @ DWR
• Lightology Sale
• Cornucopia Fall Fest & Craft Fair
• Floral Classes @ Sprout
• TufenkianOutlet.com Sale
• Healthy Home Showhouse
• Artrageous in Oak Park
• Green Home Chicago Design Center Sale
• Sanford Burrows Bedding Sale
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MORE THIS WEEK
• Alexander Calder @ MCA
• McGuire Furniture Fall Sale
• Baker Furniture Sale
• FLOS Sale @ YLighting
• Crate & Barrel Upholstery Sale
• Shelving Sale @ The Container Store
• Merchandise Mart Dream Home
• Artview in Lakeview
• Pegboard Modern Open House
• Terrarium Class @ Sprout Home
THIS WEEK IN DETAIL
• Andersonville Arts Weekend Join us in celebrating many of the artists who live and work in the neighborhood with Andersonville Arts Weekend. We hope you will take the time to explore the dozens of artists on display in your favorite Andersonville businesses — many offering special discounts. Friday night will kick off with Night of 100 pARTies!, an evening of receptions up and down Clark Street.
Andersonville Arts Weekend | Andersonville, Chicago (from 5045 N Clark to 5668 N Clark)
10/8: 6pm - 10pm
10/9 & 10/10: 11am - 6pm
• Cornucopia Fall Fest & Craft Fair This fall festival features an indoor craft fair with several dozen local artisans selling handmade jewelry, upcycled clothing, children's items, purses and more. During the craft fair, enjoy a petting zoo, pumpkin patch and entertainment acts on the grounds of the park.
Eugene Field Park | 5100 N. Ridgeway, Chicago Illinois 60625
10/9: 10am - 4pm
• Floral Classes @ Sprout Tara Heibel and TJ Harrison will be running the classes. The classes are free, however if people want to do arrangements and take them home, the cost of materials is applied. RSVP Space is limited.
Sprout Home | 745 N Damen Avenue Chicago, Illinois 60622
10/12: 6pm Long Lasting Pieces
• Healthy Home Showhouse Healthy Child Healthy World presents Healthy Home 2010 — a groundbreaking designer showhouse that sets a new benchmark for stylish green living with a focus on healthier indoor air quality. In an unprecedented collaboration among design industry leaders and indoor air quality experts, Healthy Home 2010 showcases how to create a healthier home from the inside out. Tickets: $20.
Healthy Home | 1223 Lakeview Court
Palatine, Illinois 60067
Now - 10/10
• Artrageous in Oak Park Oak Park's village wide celebration of all things artistic. 5 Days and 4½ Square Miles of Inspiration.
10/7 - 10/11
• Green Home Chicago Design Center Sale 30% off all eco-friendly furniture
40% off Select Ecosmart fires while stock lasts
Green Home Chicago Design Center | 213 N. Morgan, Suite 1-D Chicago, Illinois 60607
9/20 - 10/31
• Alexander Calder @ MCA Alexander Calder and Contemporary Art: Form, Balance, Joy pairs the work of Alexander Calder with the work of seven contemporary artists whose practices are bound to Calder's legacy as modern sculptor.
Museum of Contemporary Art | 220 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60611
6/26 - 10/17
• Baker Furniture Sale Baker's most inclusive sale ever, with savings for the first time on The Pagani Collection, The Andre Arbus Collection, and the latest additions to The Bill Sofield Collection, as well as Spring 2010 introductions. Additional discounts will be given on The Selected Works of Tony Duquette and select styles from The Milling Road Collection. Select styles not included.
All Baker Locations and online
9/3 - 10/12
• Shelving Sale @ The Container Store 25% off our entire shelving collection — from customizable modular systems to a simple, single shelf. Plus, save 25% off elfa Installation Service.
In stores and online.
Now - 10/17
• Merchandise Mart Dream Home See the endless possibilities for elegant living in a home that's the ultimate in sophistication, comfort and eco-smart. Be inspired by the vision of Chicago's most acclaimed designers as you explore room after stunning room.
The Merchandise Mart | First Floor, North Lobby
OPEN TO PUBLIC: 4/16 - 12/10: M - F: 10am–5pm, Sat: 10am - 3pm
COMING SOON IN DETAIL
• Artview in Lakeview
10/15: 5pm - 10pm
• Pegboard Modern Open House One day only special prices on select pieces as well as a number of vintage and modern designs that are not posted on our website.
Pegboard Modern | 4259 South Western Boulevard Chicago, Illinois 60609
10/16: 11am - 4pm
• Terrarium Class @ Sprout Home We'll demonstrate the steps for building an open terrarium, including planting mediums, plants that work together, and maintenance. Participants can bring their own container and purchase the materials (rocks, charcoal, soil, and plants) for a fee or they may purchase a container at the store. If you bring your own container, make sure the opening is wide enough to fit your hand into. Material charges are based on the size of container and plant pricing (estimated charges are $35 - $75). RSVP — space is limited.
Sprout Home | 745 N Damen Chicago, Illinois 60622
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