On the way to the airport at the end of our recent trip to Chicago, we were able to make a brief but fabulous detour to do some shopping along North Clark Street. Our first stop was Brimfield. Although my camera was already packed away, I couldn't resist snapping a few pictures with my iphone...
Brimfield's aesthetic is all about plaid. The first display that caught my eye was this huge collection of vintage plaid blankets.
this plaid love seat and...
this plaid bar and matching bar stools and...
Walking down the stairs to the lower level, our son Charlie spied this cozy sitting area. He wanted to buy everything and turn his room into Brimfield West!
I, on the other hand, wanted to hang out with this bird on this pretty ottoman. Well, actually I just wanted to steal his hat (it was really chilly!).
To learn more about Brimfield and what inspires owner Julie Fernstrom, check out the Brimfield blog.
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