an on-going list of events and noteworthy things going on at space519
chicago botanic garden 2013 antiques and garden fair
stop by our booth as we “pop-up” this spring at the chicago botanic gardens annual antique and garden fair. we will have a fresh selection of furniture (including some amazingly rehabbed vintage chairs), art, home goods, and an assortment of art books and women’s accessories. this year celebrate with their theme ”color in the garden: an artist’s view,” and find inspiration for a renewed garden palette among the stunning display gardens and great mix of vendors selling exquisite vintage items and garden-related merchandise from around the united states and europe. also absorb the valuable insight of design and garden experts at key lectures throughout the weekend. and at 2:00 on saturday be sure to check the “set” we created for the saturday style blogger panel where bloggers jennifer boles, marisa marcantonio, and emily evans eerdmans discuss color and style inspirations for your home and lifestyle. the panel will be moderated by julia reed. additional tickets required.
VIP preview (additional ticket required), thursday, april 18, 6 to 10 p.m. fair hours friday – sunday, april 19 – 21, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
decades “pops up” this spring
the decades roadshow event is returning to chicago this march for its fifth appearance at space519. people in the know know that while in los angeles, decades is the go to spot for the very best in gently used designer couture. this fall, decades (part V) will return to chicago – bigger and badder than ever. with more shoes (many never worn), more handbags (they know the chicago ladies love chanel), more dresses (think the world’s chicest designers), and more gowns (many of which have been to the world’s best events). the event is sure to be another smash with thousands of people and designer pieces passing through space519 during this fun and fashionable spring weekend. and enjoy this special chance to chat and shop with decades owners christos garkinos and cameron silver about their bravo reality show “dukes of melrose” premiering march 6.
decades pop-up shop, march 15, 16 & 17. friday preview by invitation only, saturday, 10:00-7:00, and sunday, 12:00-6:00.
space519 end of season sale
with the holidays almost behind us, our twice-annual end of season sale kicks off at space519. we only do mark downs twice a year – so when it is sale time we are serious about delivering great deals (we’re old school that way). many fall and holiday items, across all of our departments, are marked down to 50% of their original price. our end of season sale includes fall apparel and accessories, apothecary, furniture and home accessory items. come in early for the best selection and choose carefully as all sales are final. so perhaps it is time to treat yourself to that special thing which wasn’t under the tree this holiday season. and you know it will fit. our winter sale continues through january. final 70% off markdowns begin on friday, january 11.
space519 end of season sale – starts december 26, 2012.
m & b vintage holiday event
join designer barri leiner grant as she helps hand pick pieces from her equisite jewelry collection - m & b vintage. the line (which she curates along with her business partner marie) is a fantastic assortment of both one-of-a-kind found pieces and reimagined classics. but the part our clients love best is that most pieces can be customized and/or hand engraved. barri will have her “charm bar” with her that day as well, allowing you to create one of a kind bracelets from the thousands of individual charms she has collected through the years. pieces ordered that day will be complete for holiday giving.
m & b holiday trunk show, friday, december 7th, 12:00 to 6:00 p.m.
the decades roadshow event is coming back to chicago this fall for its fourth appearance at space519. people in the know know that while in los angeles, decades is the go to spot for the very best in gently used designer couture. this fall, decades (part IV) will return to chicago – bigger and badder than ever. with more shoes (many never worn), more handbags (they know the chicago ladies love chanel), more dresses (think the world’s chicest designers), and more gowns (many of which have been to the world’s best events). the event is sure to be another smash with thousands of people and designer pieces passing through space519 during this fun and fashionable fall weekend. and enjoy this special chance to chat and shop with decades owner christos garkinos before his bravo reality show decades previews in february.
decades pop-up shop, october 5th, 6th and 7th – friday preview by invitation only, saturday, 10:00-7:00, and sunday, 12:00-6:00.
RGB in-store event with creator gina carney
join us for a fabulous in-store event on thursday, august 30th with gina carney of RGB beauty. RGB is our client’s go to nail color collection – it coats the nails perfectly and best of all RGB is free of all the nasty chemicals found in many other polish lines. and her colors are always spot on. gina will be joined in store by top chicago nail artist astrowifey – she has heralded by refinery29 as “chicago’s most mandatory nail artist to follow.” test and preview the new fall colors from RGB and see the latest nail trends from the fall runways. and of course there will be beauty appointments happening in-store as well. email us at email@example.com now for a complimentary color change and nail art appointment with these two mega chic pros. limited slots available. and of course champagne will be served.
twice annual end of season sale
as warm weather finally settles in, our twice-annual end of season sale event kicks off at space519. we only mark down items twice a year – so when it is sale time we are serious about delivering great deals. many spring items across all of our departments are marked down to 50% of their original price. our end of season sale includes spring apparel and accessories, apothecary, furniture and home accessory items. come in early for the best selection and choose carefully as all sales are final. additional mark-downs happen on july 4th (yes we’re open) and carry through the month. we know that everybody (including us) loves a bargain, so stop in today.
space519 end of season sale – many items up to 50% off – starts june 8th, 2012.
ShopAround Chicago launch event
join us in celebrating this unique new shopping concept. shop around chicago is your tour guide to the “haute-est” shops in chicago (including space519 of course). their exclusive shopping tours take clients on a whirlwind “style exploration” to the best local boutiques in town. guided by your very own style guide; particpants will find hidden treasure beyond compare. whether it’s lincoln park, wicker park or the “ave”; they’ve got you covered. shop local, shop smart, and always shop around. stop by the store for some champagne, a deluxe brow bar by buff beauty and most importantly meet sean and shontelle, the two lovely ladies behind this winning new service. to learn more about this event, and the offerings of ShopAround Chicago email firstname.lastname@example.org.
ShopAround Chicago launch event at space519, thursday june 14, 6:00 until 9:00.
meredith wendell trunk show
meet designers meredith and wendell german at a special in-store event celebrating all things meredith wendell. the collection, founded in 2008 by the husband and wife design team, is a new york based resort-inspired accessories brand, which combines the unique use of color and sporty american style. the pair will be bringing items from their current spring season – including their signature belts and handbags. clients will also be able to pre-order pieces from the meredith wendell holiday/resort collection. and as a special fun bonus for space519 shoppers, meredith wendell will have a special assortment of monogrammable pieces available for the day (including the shavers pictured here - all exclusive to the event). so stop by, have some champagne and chocolates, and meet meredith and wendell german. nothing says summer like bright happy italian leather.
meredith wendell trunk show, saturday june 9th, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.