Fashionable Fall Shopping Events

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By Suze Solari

Wardrobe Consultant

Fashionable events for the Fall season, with the shops & salons that set the Style!

*Camille et Famille, Fall & Winter Outer-wear & Coat Sale Event - fur & fleece, tribal quilted, knits & more.

Going on NOW! come check out the fun

Oct. 10 - 19


*Pump up your Volume Event @ Artemis Medi Spa

137 N. Oak Park Ave., ste 129, Oak Park

Oct. 22, 11am - 8pm

RSVP @ #312-593-7127


*GEM Boutique 10th Anniversary Celebration

Thurs., Oct. 23, 6 - 8 pm - don't miss a fun filled evening of shopping & cocktails; all jewelry 20% off 

clothing, handbags and other select items are 25% off!  108 N. Marion St., Oak Park


* Mandala Art Exhibit, Oct. 24, 7:30 - 9:30 pm Ahimsa Yoga Studio, 441 South Blvd, Oak Park.

community event showcasing Jaquline's spiritual Mandala art


*Jeanine Guncheon's Etc, Forest Park

Re-opening the Lower Level PARTY, 7349 W Madison

Oct. 24, 6 - 9 P.M. Treats & Wine! rsvp: #708-366-2360


*Shop & Share w/ Parenthesis Family Center & Sanem's

Oct. 23, 6 - 9:00 p.m. @ Sanem's Boutique.  Parenthesis is a small family support and parent -education non-profit in Oak Park, doing good work on a shoestring budget! for more information.



*Masquerade Fall Fashion Show @ Muse Boutique:

Oct. 26,  2:00 pm

Space is limited -RSVP for a seat as soon as possible! For Q's about the show & to buy tix, call (708) 948-7052, 106 N. Marion St. Oak Park


*During the month of October: buy a beautiful rose gold / leather bracelet and support breast cancer research: 'Inspire Bracelet' $39  Order from our local Stella & Dot expert: t: 312-909-4501

Special free shipping offer: place an order 3 or more bracelets (think gifts for all the gals in your life) and do good while looking good! Contact Vera for details.


*Dansko Event @ Madison Street Shoes

Oct. 24 - 26

Frye Boot & shoe Event (my favorite boots ever)

Nov. 8


Oct. 23, 6 - 9:00 p.m. @ Sanem's Boutique.  Parenthesis is a small family support and parent -education non-profit in Oak Park, doing good work on a shoestring budget! for more information.



*St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Luncheon & Fashion Show - York Furrier participant, Rosemont Convention Cnt

Sun. Nov. 2

* York Furrier Fashion Show, Italian American Group, Drury Lane, Oakbrook 

Nov. 8

* Celebrate 83rd Anniversary in Elmhurst to benefit Alzheimer's Assoc., York Furrier

Nov.19, 6 – 9pm 


*Oakparklandia @ Careful Peach

Nov. 5, 5 - 9pm

Enjoy an unusual trunk show featuring 5 local artisans, including beautiful jewelry by Bridget Christian, hand-painted silk and velvet scarves by Kate Wester, charming Chicago platters and tableware by Dishique, mouthwatering gourmet delights from Scrumptious Pantry & much more!


*16th Annual Holiday Housewalk & Market, to benefit Oak Park River Forest Infant Welfare Society, sponsors of The Children's Clinic

Holiday Housewalk

Fri., Dec. 5 – 5:00 to 9:00 pm / Sat,, Dec. 6 – 1:00 to 5:00 pm

An exciting holiday experience – The Holiday Market is hosted by the 19th Century club: shop the artisan market for unique gifts, enjoy carolers, delicious food and fun!  Buy tickets, online and at the door.

Holiday Market

Thur. Dec. 4 - Sugar Plum Market Preview party

Fri. Dec. 5 – 3:00 to 9:00 pm  / Sat., Dec. 6 – 10:00 to 5:00 pm

The Holiday House walk begins at the Nineteenth Century Club with tours through private homes in Oak Park and River Forest that have been beautifully decorated for the holidays. The homes are located in different neighborhoods so personal transportation is necessary.


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