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The latest scoop on openings, relocation's, happenings, and other notable information
The Rogan Chair (right), made of reclaimed steel and vegtable-dyed buffalo hide, and the Cohda chair (left), made of recycled plastic, both at 360see Gallery.
Colori, 2243 W. North Ave., 773-252-4923, now carries C2's line of low-VOC paints, called LoVo. English kitchen designer Christopher Peacock, 148 Merchandise Mart, 312-321-9500, has introduced Peacock Paints, available in 90 colors and several oil finishes; peacockpaint.com. Fulgor, a luxury Italian kitchen appliance manufacturer that for years has made products for well-known American brands, is launching its own flagship line here in Chicago, available at Studio 41 (see studiofortyone.com for locations).
Fulgor's Leonardo Classico Oven Series.
Artistic Tile, a luxury stone and tile dealer, at 105A Merchandise Mart; artistictile.com. The English Garden, offering fresh flowers, landscape design, and more, at Westfield Old Orchard, 4999 Old Orchard Center, Skokie, 847-679-8100. Kids' furnishings boutique Twinkle Twinkle Little One, at 3224 N. Damen Ave., 773-472-3000. 360SEE Gallery, featuring sustainable art, furniture, and decorative objects, at 1924 N. Damen Ave., 773-698-6340. Design Studio, a contemporary furniture showroom, at 307 Skokie Blvd., Northbrook, 847-272-6070. Andrew Hollingsworth, a Nordic modern furniture dealer, has relocated to 320 N. Damen Ave., 312-440-9554; call ahead.
Lake Forest Antiques Show, benefiting the Infant Welfare Society of Chicago, Sept. 7; lakeforestantiquesale.com. Hinsdale Antiques Show and Sale, benefiting Hinsdale's Community House, Sept. 12-14; thecommunityhouse.org. Logan Square Preservation's annual House and Garden Walk, Sept. 6; logansquarepreservation.org. At the Merchandise Mart: DreamHome, Sept. 25-Dec. 22; LuxeHome Open House, with 30 showrooms offering educational seminars, cooking demos, and new product launches, Oct. 4; International Antiques Fair, Oct. 3-6; merchandisemart.com.