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Isabel Marant Par Oliver Peoples

Are you looking for a modern, feminine alternative to classic aviator sunglasses? Look no further. Parisian designer, Isabel Marant has collaborated with Oliver Peoples to create Daria. This is the perfect accessory for your summer wardrobe. Daria sunglasses are available at the Oliver Peoples online shop or locally in Chicago at the Oliver Peoples… Read More

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Publican Quality Meats

One of my favorite specialty shops in Chicago is Paul Kahan’s Publican Quality Meats. A butcher shop specializing in hand-crafted charcuterie and locally sourced meats, Publican Quality Meats also offers a selection of artisanal cheeses and breads. During the day, Publican Quality Meats serves soups,… Read More

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Moroccan Poufs

Hand stitched by skilled artisans in Morocco, these three poufs are a vibrant, movable seating option in my home. Although poufs are available in a vast array of colors, I love the vivid hue of the pink and orange poufs I found while traveling in Fez and Marrakech. Hand dying and… Read More

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Cutting Boards

I use cutting boards for preparing ingredients, cutting bread, serving cheese, and styling photographs. Here are two of my favorite boards. The cutting board on the left is a French antique I purchased from Jayson Home & Garden in Chicago. When I found the board it… Read More