Saturday, September 29, 2012 – 10am to 6pm
Sunday, September 30, 2012 – 10am to 5pm
WHERE: 1340 W. Washington – Chicago, IL
Plumbers Hall – Indoors & Outdoors
The Randolph Street Market Festival is home to the world-renowned Chicago Antique Market, Indie Designer Market, Modern Vintage Chicago and the Holiday Market. As seen in Travel & Leisure, the NY Times, Lucky Magazine and featured on TV news shows and web casts, the Randolph Street Market Festival is considered “a mecca of cool”, “the best hot spot for antiquing”, “the best Chicago venue for people watching”, and “the Barney’s of Vintage”. Celebrity designer Nate Berkus says, “I love this market…the quality is incredible!” As one of Chicago’s most happening monthly parties, Randolph Street Market has become the summer destination!
This European-style, indoor-outdoor urban antique market in the historic West Loop neighborhood features 200 select purveyors of high quality, amazingly priced “finds”, offering unlimited creative inspiration and hours of fun. Shoppers can find furnishings, vintage clothing, jewelry, collectibles, etc.
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Summer season shows are held May 26–27, June 23–24, July 28–29, August 25–26, and September 29–30. The Modern Vintage Chicago Fall Jewelry & Clothing Explosion is held October 20–21. Randolph Street’s 6th Annual Holiday Market is held November 17–18 and December 15–16. Hours for all fests are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday.
Randolph Street Market
Spotlighted by local and national press including (your’s truly, Poor Girl’s Guide) TimeOut Chicago, the Wall Street Journal, and the Daily Herald, the Randolph Street Market’s collection of 200 merchants shows off antique furnishings and vintage wearables from all over the world. Vintage dealers from throughout the country—including local favorites J. Brett Benson and Silver Moon—stuff market stalls with men’s and women’s clothing, estate jewelry, and even vintage fashion magazines. Treasure hunters can investigate both indoor and outdoor booths to fill their closets with items from designers such as Hermes, Pucci, and Dior. In addition to apparel, Randolph Street Market deals in furniture acquisitions, providing customers with free delivery around downtown Chicago and a reupholstery station for pieces worn by time or too many tattoos. Additionally, patrons can bring old lamps to be repaired, art pieces to be restored, and antique macaroni art to be appraised.
When: April 21-22, 10am–5pm
Where: Beaux Arts Plumber’s Hall,
1340 W. Washington Street, Chicago
CHICAGO, IL – (FEBRUARY, 2012), Modern Vintage Chicago’s Spring Fashion and Jewels Explosion is hailed at “A Fashionista’s Paradise,” yet provides the accessibility that attracts EVERYONE with treasures that appeal to the masses. Offering the best selection of clothing, accessories, and jewelry from the Mid-Century, Art Deco, Art Nouveau and Victorian, and 60’s and 70’s eras, Modern Vintage Chicago is recognized as one of the top three vintage shows in the country and this bi-annual event comes just in time to cure the winter blues and inspire a new season with vintage creations that never go out of style.
Presented by the producers of the Randolph Street Market, Modern Vintage Chicago returns for its third season, on April 21-22, 2012 to the West Loop’s Plumbers Hall, 1340 W. Washington. The show draws vintage clothing, jewelry and accessory vendors from across the Midwest as well as Atlanta, NYC, Texas, Minneapolis and Philadelphia. Local vintage darlings Brett Benson, Go Fish Vintage, David B, Jenstyle, Lulu’s and Mr. Modern and more represent Chicago and there is quite literally something for everyone!
“You can find amazing, beautifully preserved fashion finds in all price points from highly coveted labels such as Hermes, Fendi, Gucci & Chanel to fun brands like London Fog & Lacoste. Grab outfits for fancy dress like prom, formals and even your own wedding alongside cruisewear, stone wash denims, raincoats and sun hats. Or wear your own jeans or all-black attire and come shopping just for jewelry, the selection of costume and fine estate jewelry will blow your mind, and designer day and evening handbags. It’s a fashionista’s vintage wonderland!”
The variety and the ‘you never know what you can find’ approach is what make this experience more than just about the shopping. It’s a creative outlet that inspires.
Discount General Admission Tickets purchased online: $8
Saturday Sunday General Admission at door: $10
Student tickets w/ ID: $3/online, $5 at door
NEW IN 2012: Every paid admission gets a $5 or $10 shopping voucher good toward purchases. For more information, visit www.randolphstreetmarket.com.
Complimentary Parking Lot On-site
When the fashion pack looks for standout pieces to make their wardrobe pop, they head to Modern Vintage Chicago. Considered by insiders as a “fashionista paradise” and the “Barney’s of Vintage”, the show attracts the best vintage dealers from across the country nestled next to top Chicago design talent. Grab a girlfriend and shop this bi-annual, two-day event that provides the Mid-west’s best selection of apparel, bags, shoes, fur, and costume & fine jewelry, at every price point.
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The Randolph Street Market Festival group of events are internationally recognized European-style indoor and outdoor markets in Chicago’s West Loop district. Each event features 75-200 select purveyors of high quality, value-priced “finds,” offering unlimited creative inspiration and hours of shopping and entertainment. Voted as Time Out Chicago’s “Best Recurring Market” in 2011, and featured on Travel & Leisure, the NY Times, Lucky Magazine and more, the Randolph Street Market Festival is considered “a mecca of cool”, “the best hot spot for antiquing”, “the best Chicago venue for people watching”, and “the Barney’s of Vintage”. Celebrity designer Nate Berkus says, “I love this market…the quality is incredible!” For more information, and 2012 show dates, visitwww.randolphstreetmarket.com.
Saturday, October 22, 2011
Sunday, October 23, 2011
10am to 5pm
1340 W. Washington – Chicago, IL
Modern Vintage Chicago is the only place you will find vintage clothing, jewelry and vanities by style icons such as Halston, Balenciaga, Patrick Kelly and Chanel alongside Chicago’s leading Indie Designers. Presented by the producers of the Randolph Street Market, Modern Vintage Chicago is designed to fuse the worlds of forward contemporary design and classic vintage fashion for shoppers that appreciate both worlds.
NEW for 2011:
• Complimentary Furniture Delivery* within downtown Chicago! Click for info.
• Lower online advance ticket price! $8 general / $3 student
• Kids under 12 always FREE!
• FREE PARKING in huge Plumbers Hall lot for all indoor shows!
• Shopping Refund Vouchers for Admission by Vendors: Each voucher is for $5 off and the vendors should reduce the purchase price by $5 on items valued $25 or more. Note that not all vendors are able to honor the voucher due to their profit margins and customer should ask vendor if they accept the voucher before they shop in their booth.
For the second year, Modern Vintage Chicago, will take place April 16-17 at the Randolph Street Market!
Where: Plumbers Hall
1340 W. Washington – Chicago, IL
When: Saturday, April 16, 2011 – 10am to 5pm
Sunday, April 17, 2011 – 10am to 5pm
Event Info: Vintage dealers from NYC, Atlanta, Philadelphia, and Texas, along with local dealers such as J. Brett Benson and Silver Moon, will feature men’s and women’s clothing, estate and costume jewelry, handbags, shoes, hats, belts, scarves, vanities, textiles, vintage fashion magazines, patterns, and notions from the Mid-Century, Art Deco, Art Nouveau and Victorian, and ‘60s & ‘70s eras. Designer finds come from the legendary houses of Hermes, Vivienne Westwood, Pucci, Dior, and others.
Indie designers feature wearable adornments including apparel, jewelry & gemstones, and other fashionable accessories. Featured designers have included: Agga B, Double Stitch, Asia B. Jewelry, Lisa Strecker, Axis of Evelyn, LUCIUS Fine Jewelry, Axis of Evelyn, Bobbi Kahn Design, Ladysmith Jewelry Studio, Paoo Jewelry and Happy Katt.
Nena Ivon serves as MVC’s Fashion Director. With over 50 years in the fashion business she is proud of Chicago and considers it not only the heart of America but also the heart of America’s fashion industry.
Tickets: $8 discount online General Admission or $10 at the gate. New in 2011: Every paid admission gets a $5 or $10 Shopping Voucher good toward purchases. Online tickets are NOT mailed, just print your Paypal receipt. Student Discount: $3 for tickets purchased online, $5 at the gate. Must present student ID at the gate.