Kara Thorstenson’s Lincoln Square apartment is now highly sought after on Airbnb.
Leave it to a Pittsburgh marketing company to make a quiz that tests your knowledge of black metal and Ikea furniture.
The Reader‘s transition to the Sun-Times building is forcing me to come to grips with a different kind of moving on
A Templeton Rye documentary, The Beat Cop’s Guide to Chicago Eats, a survivalist’s supper, and more.
A Logan Square graystone filled with custom-designed furniture
Molly Marcucci’s rug really ties a room together
Ikea voted best place to spruce up your home on the cheap
Since this page regularly features homes filled with all things thrifted, found, and repurposed, it’s high time we offer some general tips on finding fantastic furnishings on the cheap. Where and when to look The floor stock at larger stores such as Unique, Salvation Army, Goodwill, and Village Thrift turns over quickly. We recommend popping […]
If you’re hoping to elevate the mood in your home, a well-tended bar will do the trick. And who better to share tips on how to style and stock your bar than Paul McGee, head bartender and partner at Logan Square’s the Whistler? When McGee and his wife Shelby Allison relocated from Las Vegas in […]
Barn, meet kitchen
Given the choice between carpet and hardwood, most renters would opt for wide-planked timber. But what would you do if you found an amazing two-story, three-bedroom apartment in the heart of Ukrainian Village . . . with brown, industrial-style carpeting covering the entire lower level?
Affordable Portables (Chicago and Evanston, Illinois) voted best of Chicago
Alderman Anthony Beale says Walmart is the only retailer interested in Pullman. But more union-friendly retailers say nobody asked them.