August 14th Dose Market Details
DOSE MARKET’S THIRD INSTALLMENT INTRODUCES BODKIN, A DOSE ROAST AND MORE
The monthly food and fashion gathering returns to Chicago’s River East Art Center on August 14 with 22 new artisans and entrepreneurs, 42 in total.
DRINK Start the morning with a complimentary Bubby Fizz cocktail (Chandon sparkling wine, Hum botanical liqueur, fresh orange juice and mint) from mixologist Adam Seger, available from 10 a.m. to noon; get buzzed with a cup of Dose Roast, a collaboration with new-to-Chicago roaster La Colombe, exclusively available at Dose; Brew Camp inspires beer-lovers to get hoppy with sets of home brewing supplies, plus samples of their stellar home brews; Seedling and Rare Tea Cellar are back with cool sips for hot summer days.
DINE Hot Chocolate’s Mindy Segal creates a spread of quiche, sweets and cold hot chocolate; Marion Street Cheese Market brings eat-on-site cheese ‘bento boxes’ and local honeys; Pleasant House dishes out British-style royal pies and Scotch eggs; Cheap Tart serves sweet and savory pastries; Nice Cream cools with icy summer concoctions; Panozzo’s Italian Market sells seasonal fare with Green City Market ingredients; Lillie’s Q introduces pulled pork sandwiches.
DRESS Heiji Choy Black debuts Bodkin’s fall 2011 line, marking August 14th as the brand’s first Chicago retail appearance; Saffron brings a collectible cache of designer-label vintage; C/FAN doses shoppers with hand-painted women’s tees and tanks; Sofia brings a serious sale rack; Grow does adorable eco-friendly onesies and organic toys for kids; Lisa Spagnolo debuts Flea Market Menswear, a collection of ruggedly handsome vintage men’s clothing and accessories.
ACCESSORIZE Redshift and Gillion Carrara are back with bells on; Winter Session will stock upcycled bags and adult- and child-sized aprons; fall in love with statement vintage and contemporary jewelry from Lulu’s at the Belle Kay; Danika dishes out colorful laser-cut charm bracelets, rings and earrings; Cities in Dust debuts a new collection of one-of-a-kind dichoric glass and metal accessories.
STOCK UP Mayana Chocolate debuts exclusive-to-Dose chocolate bars; Blis returns with barrel-aged syrups and vinegars plus tuna, spice rubs and salt; Scrumptious Pantry brings back their artisan Italian olive oils, condiments and pantry boosters.
LISTEN Hydrogen Plus records brings the noise with a collection of old and new vinyl; Gentleman’s Boombox brings back his eye-catching display of vintage suitcases-cum-speakers.
GEAR UP Designerdrugs showcases provocative, made-in-America tees; Red Belly hawks longboards and skate wear; Artfully Disheveled showcases their clever new textiles for fall.
JUST CAUSE Dave Eggers’ nonprofit writing and tutoring center 826CHI sets up shop at Dose with a selection of secret agent supplies and books for all ages.
EAT at Dose 8/14
Marion Street Cheese
Quince + Apple
Old Town Social
Spices of Lezzet
Rare Tea Cellar
STYLE at Dose 8/14
Cities in Dust
LuLu’s at the Belle Kay
Red Belly Boardshop
Luxury Garage Sale
Hydrogen Plus Records