Time to get ready for Halloween celebrations

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By Sarah Corbin

Shopping & Business Blogger

The ushering in of Fall weather after this year's hot hot summer just makes me feel like celebrating. Luckily for us our retailers have put out quite a spread of cheery, sometimes snarky Halloween merchandise to pull us fully into the holiday spirit. 

I'm going to spend the next few days and weeks spending time in our different shopping areas highlighting some of the spooky wares found in and around Oak Park.

For today I visited Green Home Experts, Bramble, The Magic Tree Bookstore and The Irish Shop all located near the intersection of Oak Park Avenue and Lake Street. 

Happy Halloween. Happy Shoptober.

Maybe I'll see you at Gepetto's Toy Box today- my next spot on the Halloween Hunt.

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Posted: October 10th, 2012 4:40 PM

Rachel, I'll be sure to get over there. Thanks for the head's up.


Posted: October 4th, 2012 9:10 PM

Check out the Artisans and Crafter Unique Boutique of the Oak Park Women's Exchange, they got a great selection of halloween items and they are all made by local artists.

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