STRANGELOVELY BLOG

Keep up to date with all things Strangelovely.

Canary Lane Trunk Show

Come by next Thursday, July 20th from 6:00pm to 9:00pm. Shop new rugs and pillows from Canary Lane as well as new vintage furnishings from Strangelovely! Bubbly included. Gifts with purchase. Thursday, July 20th from 6:00pm to 9:00pm 2511 W. North Avenue,...

Top Vintage Picks: July 2017

We have so many beautiful vintage pieces in the store right now!  Visit the store at 2511 W. North Avenue to see everything! We'd love to help you pick out the perfect piece for your home or office. We’re open Wednesday – Sunday from 12pm-7pm. Subscribe to our...

CHI CITY FLEA on Saturday, May 13th

Join me at Chicago City Vintage on Saturday, May 13th from 10am to 4pm! On the corner of Sheffield & North Ave, Chicago City Flea is a gathering of style setters & vintage design vendors, with food, beer and music - a perfect day of treasure hunting! **Free...

A Styled Bridal Shoot

We were thrilled when Heirloom Event Co asked us to contribute furniture and decor to their styled photo shoot in an abandoned church! We think the shots are amazing and are so proud to be a part of this great creative team. Check out all the  gorgeous images and make...

Vintage Kitchen and Barware Essentials

We hosted a dessert only dinner for a few local businesses and bloggers a few weeks ago. It was a gorgeous event complete with vintage tableware, homemade marshmallows and so many delicious treats. We had so much fun setting it up and visiting with everyone - we can't...

5 Vintage Pieces & How We Style Them.

If you have trouble visualizing how a single piece of furniture can enhance your space, I've put together some before and after pictures of five beautiful pieces we have available online. If you'd like to see any of these items in person, come by the store Wednesday –...

A Dreamy Vintage Table Setting

As fall arrives so do the holiday dinner parties, indoor gatherings and cozy sweater wine nights. To get you ready in vintage style, we put together a dreamy vintage table setting as inspiration. Most of these items are only available in-store, so come by Wednesday –...

Where are you sitting tonight?

Hopefully in one of these beautiful vintage sofas or chairs. For the last few weeks I've been carefully crafting a collection of amazing seating pieces for the Strangelovely store. And boy, do I have some beauties for you to browse! From a classic Wingback Chair to a...

Discover the WoW District {a map}

Have discovered the West of Western (WoW) District? Located West of Western. We are artists, poets, innovators, designers, filmmakers, lovers of vintage, dancers, doers, dreamers and neighbors. Since Strangelovely has moved into the neighborhood, we've developed an...

Grand Opening Pictures

We had a BLAST last week! Thank you! Thank you! Thank you to everyone who came out to celebrate our Grand Opening at North Avenue Collective with Hopscotch & Soda and Strangelovely. It meant the world to celebrate such an intense project with such amazing people....