Light Up the Holidays on Oak Street – Saturday, November 15
WHAT: On Saturday, November 15, fifteen Oak Street boutiques will donate 15% of their sales to the Lurie Children’s Hospital Foundation as part of the first annual Light Up the Holidays event, sponsored by the Oak Street Council and Town & Country magazine. As part of the celebration, participating boutiques will offer shoppers special in-store treats such as sips, snacks, gifts with purchase and other goodies. Additionally, editors from Town & Country magazine will be on-hand at various stores throughout the day to meet and greet shoppers and share their style tips.
WHERE: Oak Street between Michigan Avenue and Rush Street
WHEN: Saturday, November 15, 10am-6pm
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:
11:30am-1:30pm @ Graff, 103 E. Oak Street
Guests will kick off Light Up the Holidays with complimentary mimosas and have the opportunity to meet Town & Country style director Stellene Volandes.
11:30am- 1:30pm, Paul Stuart, 107 E. Oak Street
Town & Country style director Stellene Volandes shares her favorite gifts of the season.
12:00-2:00pm on Oak Street
Spiaggia serves complimentary Illy espressos from their charming Italian street cart to warm and energize shoppers, who will also receive special offers from Café Spiaggia that day.
12:00-2:00pm, Maje, 104 E. Oak
Shoppers will be treated to champagne, hot cider, Mexican hot chocolate and French pastries from Vanille. Guests who make a $500 purchase will also receive a fabulous goodie bag .
12:30-2:30pm, Morgenthal Frederics, 129 E. Oak Street
Town & Country style writer Sarah Bray will be on hand to share her tips on finding the perfect frames for your face shape.
12:00-2:00pm, David Yurman, 40 E. Oak Street
Stellene Volandes, Town & Country style director, mingles with guests while they enjoy complimentary champagne and truffles.
12:30pm – 2:30pm, Piazza Sempione ,34 E. Oak Street
1:00-3:00pm, Tory Burch, 45 E. Oak Street
Sarah Bray, Town & Country style writer, helps shoppers choose the perfect gift for the women in their lives (or for themselves).
1:00pm – 3:00pm, Lester Lampert Jewelry, 57 E. Oak Street
Complimentary champagne, sushi and chocolates will be served as guests browse and try on fabulous jewels for special occasion and every-day.
2:00-4:00pm @ Alexis Bittar, 61 E. Oak
3:00-5:00pm @ Escada, 51 E. Oak
Escada hosts a Trunk Show with live models for their Resort 2015 collection while Sarah Bray, T&C style writer, shares her top picks for the season.
2:00–4:00pm – Sandro, 102 E. Oak
3:00–5:00pm – Buccellati, 62 E. Oak
For guests, Buccellati hosts a afternoon tea featuring an elegant spread of exotic brews and delightful sweets, served on Buccellati’s signature silver.
4:00–6:00pm – Pomellato, 41 E. Oak
T&C style director Stellene Volandes meets-and-greets guests at 4pm.
4:00–6:00pm – The Perfect Setting, 67 E. Oak