4 New Chicago Shops Perfect For Perusing


Following the huge success of its pop-up over the holidays, home essentials brand Parachute debuted a permanent shop in Lincoln Park (837 W. Armitage Ave.) stocking its well-loved luxurious bedding and bath collections.

Montauk Sofa, known for its modern and organic furniture, relocated from its former River North digs to a two-story former carriage house in Fulton Market (1229 W. Lake St.), complete with a gated courtyard.

TheMart is home to upscale appliance brand Dacor’s second-ever Dacor Kitchen Theater (222 Merchandise Mart Plaza, #142), which shows off innovative technology in products such as a 100-bottle integrated wine cellar, wall ovens, microwaves-in-a-drawer, and steam and gas ranges (below).

Recently opened in the River North Design District, Calia Stone (154 W. Hubbard St.) is a go-to resource for natural stone, quartz and porcelain. It also has a full-service digital warehouse in Elk Grove Village and can create custom surfaces.