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Now - December 31, 2018
GIVE THE GIFT OF KINSHIP
Purchase any gift card between now and 12.31.18, and receive a $20 bonus card for YOU!
Location: Next of Kin, 625 Davis St., Evanston
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Now - December 31, 2018
HOLIDAY BONUS GIFT CARD
Receive a $25 bonus gift card for every $100 purchased in gift cards.
Location: Francesca’s North, 1145 Church Street, Northbrook
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November 17, 2018 - December 22, 2018
WINTER ARTS AND CRAFTS EXPO
The Evanston Art Center’s "Winter Arts & Crafts Expo" is one of the largest and most celebrated craft shows in the Chicago area. The 16th annual Expo features original arts and crafts by over 140 selected artisans, featuring works of jewelry, ceramics, fiber, metal, glass, painting, photography, mixed-media, and more. (Closed Thursday, November 22 for Thanksgiving).    
Location: Evanston Art Center, 1717 Central Street, Evanston
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November 23, 2018
BLACK FRIDAY DOOR BUSTERS
Black Friday Door Busters (huge markdowns from 9-11am) on selected merchandise.
Location: Ayla's Originals, 1511 Sherman Avenue, Evanston
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November 23, 2018 - December 1, 2018
CHOPPED CHALLENGE
Collect your items, create a beautiful piece of jewelry and turn them in by 12/1.  Voting until 12/15 will take place on social media: aylasoriginals facebook - $100 winner 1st prize
Location: Ayla's Originals, 1511 Sherman Avenue, Evanston
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November 24, 2018 - November 25, 2018
CENTRAL STREET EVANSTON OPEN HOUSE
Central Street Evanston celebrates Small Business Saturday with a weekend Open House along the 1800-2100 blocks of Central Street will celebrate the Holiday Season with discounts, raffles, refreshments and holiday surprises.
Location: Central Street Evanston, Stores from the 1800-2100 blocks of Central Street, Evanston
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November 24, 2018
GIVE BACK WITH DAVE'S DOWN TO EARTH ROCK SHOP
On small business Saturday, Dave's Down to Earth Rock Shop will have 10% of the day's sale go to 3 charities: Curt's Cafe, 2922 Central Street, Evanston (job training for young males)
Navajo Water Project (help get running water to the Navajo people - we sell their jewelry)
Greater Chicago Food Depository

Location: Dave's Down to Earth Rock Shop, 711 Main St., Evanston
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November 24, 2018
SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY AT AYLA'S ORIGINALS
Drop In Bead Love Class 10-5 all day only $25 for materials & instruction.  Also tote back giveaways with purchase and Buy 1 Leather Wrap Bracelet (any color), get 1 FREE (brown or silver).
Location: Ayla's Originals, 1511 Sherman Ave., Evanston
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November 27, 2018 - November 28, 2018
CUSTOMIZE YOUR HOLIDAY TRUNK SHOW
For this season's gifting and entertaining, Maze Home hosts Customize Your Holiday, a gathering of local artisans creating hand-lettered monograms, personalized foil pressed stationery, and made-to-order embroidered throws, linens and more. Featuring: Wilmette's Katherine Glattard of Calligraphy by Katherine, Jennifer Ackerman of PostScript Paper of Chicago and Maze Home's Cari Raymond.
Location: Maze Home, 735 Elm St., Winnetka
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November 29, 2018
SIP N SHOP
Get some of your holiday shopping done early this year at Rock House's Sip n Shop event! There will be a variety of art, jewelry, skincare and accessories available for purchase as well as live vinyl spinning by Cheap Kiss Records. All vinyl records will be 10% off during this event. 
Location: The Rock House , 1742 Glenview Road, Glenview
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December 1, 2018
HOLIDAY FAIR EXTRAVAGANZA IN SKOKIE
Find the perfect unique handmade gift or craft.
Location: Weber Leisure Center, 9300 Weber Park Place, Skokie
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December 1, 2018 - December 31, 2018
OPEN MONDAYS AT AYLA'S
Open Mondays in December for Santa's Workshop – stop by and create some magic.
Location: Ayla's Originals, 1511 Sherman Avenue, Evanston
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December 2, 2018
RED INVITATION SUNDAY HOLIDAY SALE
The Annual “Red Invitation” Holiday Sunday Sale will be held on Sunday, December 2. Participating merchants of Winnetka will open their doors and make available many wonderful gift choices for the holiday season. Merchants will offer specials, personalized service, refreshments and discounts. Look for the “Red Invitation” in your mailbox for sale details about this much anticipated weekend, or visit our website: www.winnetkanorthfieldchamber.com Shop locally, save time and money! Shop Winnetka for something special for someone special!
Location: Winnetka , Various locations throughout Winnetka,
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December 6, 2018 - December 7, 2018
JENNIFER MILLER JEWELRY TRUNK SHOW
From their boutiques in the Hamptons and Palm Beach comes the team from Jennifer Miller Jewelry bringing a stunning collection curated from over 100 designers from across the globe. From the latest trends to classic pieces you'll wear forever, Jennifer Miller takes you from resort to holiday soirée in style.
Location: Maze Home, 735 Elm St., Winnetka
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December 10, 2018 - December 22, 2018
TWELVE DAYS OF GIFTING
Back by popular demand! Stop by Maze Home or follow them on Instagram (@mazehome) or Facebook (mazehomestore) for special deals announced daily. Save 20% or more on gifts for him, her, home and hostess!
Location: Maze Home, 735 Elm St., Winnetka
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December 15, 2018
HOLIDAY SIP & SHOP
Eve J. Alfillé Gallery and Studio will host a Holiday Sip & Shop event on Saturday, December 15th from 11am to 5pm. Taste some small bites and toast the season with some wine and non-alcoholic beverages. A necklace and bracelet will be raffled off for two lucky winners who come to the event and enter the drawing.
 

Location: Eve J. Alfillé Gallery and Studio, 623 Grove St., Evanston
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December 16, 2018
BOURBON AND BEER SHOPPING EVENT

Guys will enjoy Eve J. Alfillé Gallery and Studio’s Bourbon and Beer shopping event with guidance for gift buying on Sunday, December 16th from 1 to 5 pm.  They will raffle off a bottle of Bourbon to one lucky person (must be 21 or older to enter).

Location: Eve J. Alfillé Gallery and Studio, 623 Grove St., Evanston
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