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10 Unique Places to Shop in Chicago

If you love shopping, then there are many unique venues that you need to visit in Chicago. Our luxury vehicles can quickly whisk you from one location to the next allowing you to see them all or pick your favorites. Our chauffeurs are ready to assist you in getting you there safely and they will help with your heavy bags giving you the energy to shop even more. While there are over 265,000 businesses in the Windy City, here are 10 that we highly recommend you visit.

 

Reckless Records

Since 1988, Reckless Records has been meeting listeners demands for music. Regardless of the style of music you love, you are sure to find vinyls, CDs or cassettes that you will love to listen to many times. You can choose to shop at their Lakeview, Loop or Wicker Park locations.

 

Lush Wines & Spirits

A knowledgeable staff awaits your arrival at Lush Wines & Spirits. You will be guided to find wines and other liquors from around the world that you have probably never encountered but will fall instantly in love with based on your individual palette. You can find locations in University Village, Roscoe Village and West Town.

 

Garrett Popcorn Shops

Since 1949, Garrett Popcorn Shops has been offering customers signature blends of popcorn. While they operate various locations around the globe, this one is one of the first and serves blends, like their CheddarCorn, that you will not find anywhere else on earth. You may want to try out their various locations including the ones on the Magnificent Mile and Navy Pier.

 

Fleur

You will love walking through Fleur with their very creative flower arrangements. Additionally, check out their selection of fine jewelry sure to put a smile on your loved one’s face after they get out of the limousine. You can even take a fine jewelry class at this venue allowing you to make your own or work with one of their design team at this North Milwaukee Avenue location.

 

Modern Cooperative, LLC

If you love mid-century modern, then make sure to check out Modern Cooperative where you will find many outstanding pieces of mid-century furniture that have been lovingly restored. You will also find great art created by local artists including wearables. It is very plain to see that owners Mike and Tiffany love what they do for a living, and they love to give customers inspirational ideas.

 

Humboldt House

Whether you are looking for modern-style furniture or just some home decor, you are sure to find it at Humboldt House. If creating your own art is more your style, then check out the amazing selection of workshops at this Humboldt Park store.

 

Komodo

If you are a businessman on a Chicago trip, then your significant other will love a special gift from Komoda where you will find a fascinating collection of body products from around the world. Alternatively, if you are a woman, then make sure to treat yourself to a shopping spree at this River West location.

 

The Brown Elephant

If you love to shop for upscale thrift items, then make sure to check out the Brown Elephant with all purchases going to benefit Howard Brown Health. You will find an amazing variety here, so make sure to check out this location often when you are in Chicago.

 

The Spice House

Shoppers have been trusting that they will find the best in spices from around the world at The Spice House for more than 61 years. Each spice is carefully sourced and ground in small batches, so you can be assured of its quality and freshness when you shop at their Old Town location.

 

Call us today to arrange for the limo service Chicago tourists can rely on. We look forward to introducing you to these fantastic shopping locations in the Windy City. We will even meet you with our Chicago airport shuttle so that you can start your shopping adventure immediately.

Posted on Aug 21 2018

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