Dose Market 10.16

When: Sunday, October 16, 2011
10:00AM – 4:00PM
(One Sunday per month thereafter)

Where: River East Art Center
435 E. Illinois St.

What: Dose, a monthly food and fashion market (

Transportation: Nearest El stop at Grand Red Line. 4-hour parking in the Parkview garage (456 E. Illinois) for $6 with Dose validation.
Price: $10 admission at the door; $8 pre-orders at

Read on for more about what’s going down on 10/16 at the River East Art Center, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at Dose:


  • Floriole is bringing a slew of sweets and savories to get you through the day: pecan sticky buns, quiche, pizzetas, galettes, tartines and more
  • Saigon Sisters will serve its superlative banh mi, spring rolls, papaya salad and che, a sweet, soupy and addictive Vietnamese dessert
  • X-Marx and Jo Snow join forces, bringing the soda fountain funk with Jo’s new Cola #6, Sass! Root Beer & Kickin’ Cream Soda to complement X-Marx’s tuna melts, caramel apples and more
  • Alaskan Salmon is back with more delicious smoked salmon to pair with New York Bagel + Bialy bagels and Zingerman’s cream cheese
  • Indiana’s 240sweet introduces artisanal s’mores, marshmallows and hot chocolate to the Chicago market
  • Mayana Chocolate brings back the sell-out Dose Bar and other chocolate delights
  • Salted Caramel debuts its pretzel-graham toffee, Salted Caramel cocoa mix and salted bourbon caramel sauce
  • Star Lounge brews a sweet seasonal coffee (think rosemary mocha), along with espresso shots and pour-overs


  • Chalk boutique brings the best of its fine fall ready-to-wear to stock your closets with the very best designer pieces
  • Samantha Sleeper takes orders for Holiday and Spring 2012 while launching her new collection of luxe leather and lace handbags and iPad cases
  • Abigail Glaum-Lathbury re-envisions jacket and dress silhouettes with Elmidae’s fall looks and accessories
  • Petiole NYC (two-thirds of whom are Chicago girls) brings its line of sleek silk, wardrobe-building pieces
  • Art comes cross-country from Santa Fe’s Marji Gallery, selling fascinating new artists’ affordably priced, apartment-sized pieces
  • Houndstooth Vintage launches with an all-new collection of vintage furniture and home goods from one of the best vintage hounds in town, Andrew Schultz
  • Nicolet Candle Company brings made-in-Chicago soy candles in intoxicating fall scents like ginger-fig and lavender-basil
  • Morlen Sinoway is poised to make a big splash, Dosing for the first time with his accessories and tabletop collections

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